Roger Craig Smith
|Roger Craig Smith|
August 11, 1975 |
Orange County, California, U.S.
|Alma mater||Chapman University|
|Notable work||Assassin's Creed
as Ezio Auditore da Firenze
as Steve Rogers/Captain America
as Chris Redfield
Sonic the Hedgehog
as Sonic the Hedgehog
Batman: Arkham Origins
Roger Craig Smith (born August 11, 1975) is an American voice actor. He is generally known as the current voice behind Chris Redfield in the Resident Evil series, as Ezio Auditore da Firenze in the Assassin's Creed games, as Deidara in the anime Naruto: Shippuden, the current voice of Steve Rogers/Captain America in Ultimate Spider-Man, the series Avengers Assemble, and Iron Man & Captain America: Heroes United, Thomas in Regular Show, Percy and Belson in Clarence, the voice of Batman in the video games Batman: Arkham Origins and Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate and the voice of Kyle Crane in Dying Light.
Smith was born in Orange County, California. He graduated from Chapman University's Dodge College of film and media arts in 2003 also with a degree in screenwriting.[better source needed] In 2004, his screenplay "Modesto Rules" was a semi-finalist in the Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting competition. Out of a record-setting 6,073 screenplays submitted, Smith's was one of only 132 to make it to the semi-finals. Since then, Smith has worked on projects for both the small and big screens.
Smith's voice work has been called upon by companies including Disney and Disney Television Animation, Cartoon Network, Microsoft Game Studios, Sony, Wal-Mart, Baskin-Robbins, E!, TLC.. He has been cast as the lead voice actor in a number of video games, including in the roles of Sonic the Hedgehog from 2010 onwards, Chris Redfield in the Resident Evil series from Resident Evil 5 onwards, and Ezio Auditore da Firenze in the Assassin's Creed series.
- Bleach - Ryusei Kenzaki / Kenryu, Shinji Hirako, Additional voices
- Code Geass - Gilbert G.P. Guilford; Otaku (ep 18)
- Kekkaishi - Byaku
- Kurokami: The Animation - Seiji
- Marvel Anime: Iron Man - Professor Satoshi Yamaguchi (ep. 3), Kawashima (ep. 4), Additional voices
- Marvel Anime: Wolverine - Agent Machida
- Naruto - Idate Morino, Inabi Uchiha, Kota, Raiga Kurosuki, Shura
- Naruto Shippūden - Deidara, Bisuke, Hayama Shirakumo (ep 190)
- Naruto the Movie: Legend of the Stone of Gelel - Temujin
- Patlabor 2: The Movie - Kiichi Goto (Bandai Visual Dub)
- Resident Evil: Degeneration - Curtis Miller
- Road to Ninja: Naruto the Movie - Deidara
- Avengers Assemble - Steve Rogers/Captain America, Torgo, Great Gambonnos, Grim Reaper, Radioactive Man, Additional voices
- Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts - Batman
- Delhi Safari - Monkey #1, Monkey #2
- Dino Time - Additional voices
- Disney Princess Enchanted Tales: Follow Your Dreams - Prince Phillip
- Clarence - Belson Tompkins III, Percy, Additional voices
- Fish Hooks - Pass
- Iron Man & Captain America: Heroes United - Steve Rogers/Captain America
- Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. - Captain America
- Lego Marvel Super Heroes: Maximum Overload - Steve Rogers/Captain America
- Out There - Additional voices
- Planes - Ripslinger
- Regular Show - Thomas, Night Owl, Low-Five Ghost, Additional voices
- Robotomy - Tacklebot
- Sofia the First - Luciano
- Sonic Boom - Sonic the Hedgehog, UT and Dave the Intern
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - The Pulverizer/Mutagen Man/Timothy
- Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure - Bolt, Stone
- The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes - Captain Marvel, Additional voices
- Transformers: Rescue Bots - Taylor (Episode "Road Trip")
- Transformers: Robots in Disguise - Jetstorm, Slipstream, Airazor
- Ultimate Spider-Man - Steve Rogers/Captain America
- Wolverine and the X-Men - Forge, Hellion, Kamal
- Wreck-It Ralph - Sonic the Hedgehog
- Young Justice - Ocean Master, L-5, Additional voices
- Ace Combat: Assault Horizon - Sensor Operator
- Alice in Wonderland - Tweedledee, Tweedledum
- Assassin's Creed series - Ezio Auditore da Firenze
- Batman: Arkham Origins/Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate - Bruce Wayne/Batman
- Blazing Angels: Squadrons of WWII - Unnamed main character
- Castle Shikigami 2 - Kim De John
- Chicken Little: Ace in Action - Runt
- Disney Infinity - Additional voices
- Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes - Steve Rogers/Captain America
- Dying Light - Kyle Crane
- Dynasty Warriors 6 - Zhang Liao
- Dynasty Warriors 7 - Zhang Liao
- Dynasty Warriors 8 - Zhang Liao
- Epic Mickey - Additional voices
- Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two - Additional voices
- Final Fantasy XIII - Cocoon Inhabitants
- Final Fantasy XIII-2 - Additional voices
- G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra - Duke, Lift-Ticket
- Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham - Bat-Mite, Riddler, Skeets
- Lego Marvel Super Heroes - Captain America, Human Torch
- Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth - Captain America, Venom, Human Torch
- Medal of Honor: Vanguard - PFC 1st Class Harrison Pike
- Metal Gear Online - Soldiers
- Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots - Enemy Soldiers
- Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker - Soldiers
- Metal Gear Solid: Portable Ops - Soviet Soldiers, Intercom
- Naruto series - Deidara, Bando, Towa, Doshin
- Resident Evil series - Chris Redfield (2009–present)
- Samurai Warriors 3 - Keiji Madea
- Skylanders: Swap Force - Boom Jet
- Skylanders: Trap Team - Boom Jet
- Sonic the Hedgehog series - Sonic the Hedgehog (2010–present)
- Soulcalibur IV - Siegfried Schtauffen (uncredited)
- Soulcalibur V - Siegfried Schtauffen, Ezio Auditore da Firenze
- Soulcalibur: Broken Destiny - Siegfried Schtauffen (uncredited)
- Soulcalibur Legends - Siegfried Schtauffen (uncredited)
- Tekken 6 - Eddy Gordo (uncredited)
- The Wonderful 101 - Wonder Blue
- Warriors Orochi - Keiji Madea
- "Behind The Voice Actors - Roger Craig Smith". Retrieved July 20, 2013.
- "Batman: Arkham Origins stars Roger Craig Smith as Batman, Troy Baker as Joker". Joystiq.
- Hines, Ryan (September 24, 2013). "Taking Flight". http://blogs.chapman.edu/. Retrieved August 24, 2014.
- Melendez, CJ (June 16, 2011). "Chrrrrissss! Roger Craig Smith Interview". Rely on Horror. Retrieved April 8, 2012.
- "Roger Craig Smith Gives Voice to Captain America". comicbookresources.com. October 1, 2013. Retrieved August 19, 2014.
- "Roger Craig Smith SacAnime Convention". sacanime.com. Retrieved August 19, 2014.
- "Thanos Rising". Avengers Assemble. Season 2. Episode 2. October 5, 2014. Disney XD.
- "Secret Avengers". Avengers Assemble. Season 2. Episode 17. May 10, 2015. Disney XD.
- "EXCLUSIVE: First "Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts" Trailer Runs Wild". Comic Book Resources.
- "Batman, Captain America, SONIC THE HEDGEHOG? Roger Craig Smith's Many Heroic Voices". Newsarama.com.
- "Guardians of the Galaxy". Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. Season 2. Episode 29. November 2, 2014. Disney XD.
- "Salem, My Salem". Out There. Season 1. Episode 8. April 5, 2013. IFC.
- "Terror Tales of the Park II". Regular Show. Season 4. Episode 3. October 15, 2012. Cartoon Network.
- "Field of Screams". Robotomy. Season 1. Episode 6. November 29, 2010. Cartoon Network.
- "Mutagen Man Unleashed". Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Season 2. Episode 4. November 9, 2013. Nickelodeon.
- Namco. "Ace Combat: Assault Horizon". Namco Bandai Games. Scene: Closing credits, 3:15 in, English Voices and Performance Capture.
- "Roger Craig Smith at the Internet Movie Database". Retrieved May 21, 2015.
- Makuch, Eddie (25 October 2013). "Roger Craig Smith On Becoming Batman". gamespot.com. Retrieved 28 April 2015.
- Avalanche Software. "Disney Infinity". Scene: Closing credits, 4:52 in, Featuring the Voice Talents of.
- Sal Romano (December 6, 2014). "Dying Light story trailer". Gematsu. Retrieved January 7, 2014.
- Epic Mickey, closing credits, 4:30 minutes in - Epic Mickey - Disney Character Voices
- Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two, closing credits, 5:40 minutes in - Epic Mickey: The Power of Two - Disney Voice Talents - English Voice Talents
- Final Fantasy XIII-2, closing credits, 2 minutes in - Final Fantasy XIII - Voice Actors Cast - Cocoon Inhabitants
- Final Fantasy XIII-2, closing credits, 2:10 minutes in - Final Fantasy XIII-2 - Voice Actors Cast - Additional voices
- Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots, closing credits, 4 minutes in - Metal Gear Online Unit - Voice-Over Cast - Soldiers
- Coin-Op TV (2015-04-07). Skylanders Boom Jet + Bushwhack Voice Roger Craig Smith Interview Wondercon 2015 (YOUTUBE). 1:24 Roger talks about his experience in the Skylanders games, along with voicing the character Boom Jet.
- Vicarious Visions (October 13, 2013). "Skylanders: Swap Force". Scene: closing credits, 8 minutes in, VO Production by Soundelux, Voice Actors.
- Toys for Bob. "Skylanders: Trap Team". Activision. Scene: Closing credits, 8:40 in, Voice Actors.
- "New Sonic Voice Actors Announced!". www.sonicretro.org. July 15, 2010. Retrieved August 23, 2014.
- The Official Roger Craig Smith website
- Roger Craig Smith at the Internet Movie Database
- Roger Craig Smith at Anime News Network's encyclopedia
|English voice of Sonic the Hedgehog (video games)
|English voice of Sonic the Hedgehog (broadcast TV series)