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|Born||Robin David Sachs
5 February 1951
London, England, UK
|Died||1 February 2013
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Occupation||Actor, voice actor|
|Spouse(s)||Siân Phillips (1979–91; divorced)
Casey Defranco (1995–2006; divorced)
Robin David Sachs (5 February 1951 – 1 February 2013) was an English actor and voice actor. He is known for his voice over work in video games, movies and TV shows. He is also known for voicing Zaeed Massani in the Mass Effect franchise, Admiral Saul Karath in Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic, Sergeant Roderick in SpongeBob SquarePants and Xoloti in Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom.
Sachs was born in London to actors Leonard Sachs, who was born in South Africa, and Eleanor Summerfield. He was twice married: first to Welsh actress Siân Phillips (1979–1991) and, secondly, to Casey Defranco. Sachs was known for his role as sorcerer Ethan Rayne in Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Sachs died from a heart attack on 1 February 2013, four days before his 62nd birthday. During the last weekend of February 2013, a Mass Effect 3 multiplayer challenge was enacted, called "Operation Tribute".
- A Fine Romance - Count Ivan Rakosi
- Alias - Hans Dietrich
- Babylon 5 - Na'Tok, Warleader Na'Kal, Hedronn
- Baywatch Nights - Malcolm O'Neal
- Box Office America - Himself - Host
- Buffy the Vampire Slayer - Ethan Rayne
- Castle - Announcer
- C.A.T.S. Eyes - James Latchmere
- Centre Play - Adam
- Chesseyes - Hugh Roskill
- Crown Court - Himself
- Diagnosis: Murder - Art Thief
- Diamonds - Charles Nielsen
- Dynasty: The Reunion - Adam Carrington
- Fantastic Four - Silver Surfer, Norrin Radd, Physician, Street Fanatic
- F/X: The Series - Sebastian
- Gentlemen and Players - Journalist
- Herman's Head - Simon
- ITV Playhouse - Hugh Randolph
- Jake and the Fatman - Greg Hatton
- Ladykillers - Gervais Rentoul
- Love and Mr Lewisham - Mr. Edwin Peake Baynes
- Murder, She Wrote - Martin Kramer
- Nash Bridges - Yuri Vashkov
- NCIS - MI5 Inspector Andrew Challis
- Nowhere Man - Alexander Hale, The Voice
- Pacific Blue - Wilson Dupree
- Rob Roy - Frank Osbaldistone
- Rumpole of the Bailey - Hugo Lutterworth
- Quiller - Dieter
- SpongeBob SquarePants - Sergeant Roderick
- Star Trek: Voyager - General Valen
- Ten from the Twenties - Harry Lance
- The Bill - Prosecuting Counsel
- Tom, Dick and Harriet - Marcel
- Torchwood - British Professor
- Upstairs, Downstairs - Robert
- Walker, Texas Ranger - Philippe Brouchard
- A Flame to the Phoenix - Gavin McCrae
- Babylon 5: In the Beginning - Coplann
- Cold War Killers - Hugh Roskill
- Deadly Recruits - Hugh Roskill
- East Lynne - Richard Hare
- Galaxy Quest - Sarris
- Henry VIII and His Six Wives - Thomas Culpeper
- Innocent Adultery - Himself
- Megalodon - Peter Brazier
- Northfork - Cup of Tea
- Ocean's Eleven - Seller
- Ravager - Dr. Shepard
- Resident Evil: Damnation - Ataman, Ivan Judanovich
- Richard II - Bushy
- The Alamut Ambush - Hugh Roskill
- The Disappearance - Young Man
- The Lost World: Jurassic Park - Paul Bowman
- The Return of Ironside - Himself
- Vampire Circus - Heinrich
- An Unbending People - Additional voices
- Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Chaos Bleeds - Ethan Rayne, The First
- Dragon Age: Origins - Lord Pyral Harrowmont, Murdock, Experienced Human Male, Redcliffe Messenger, Landsmeet Noble, Bandit Leader, Howe Estate Guard, Denerim Soldier, Orzammar Grey Warden, Circle Tower Templar
- Dragon Age: Origins - Awakening - Seneschal Varel, Narrator, Statue of War
- GoldenEye: Rogue Agent - Additional voices
- Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days - Additional voices
- Majin and the Forsaken Kingdom - Xoloti
- Mass Effect 2 - Zaeed Massani
- Mass Effect 3 - Zaeed Massani
- Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic - Admiral Saul Karath
- The Bard's Tale - Additional voices
- Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Lockdown - Additional voices
- Greece: Secrets of the Past - Pericles
- Ubuntu - Voice Over
TV series documentaries
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- "Actor Robin Sachs Dies at 61". The Hollywood Reporter. 7 February 2013. Retrieved 27 June 2013.
- "Buffy the Vampire Slayer actor Robin Sachs dies". Bbc.co.uk. 5 February 2013. Retrieved 5 February 2013.
- Michael Quinn (22 March 2013). "Robin Sachs". The Stage.
- "When the magic wore off". The Observer. TheGuardian.co.uk. 29 July 2001. Retrieved 2 February 2016.
- Coldewey, Devin. "Late "Mass Effect" voice actor gets in-game tribute". NBC News Digital. NBC News. Retrieved 24 June 2013.
- "Operation: TRIBUTE". BioWare Blog. BioWare. Retrieved 24 June 2013.
- "Showing results for Robin Sachs". audible.com. Audible (store). Retrieved 2017-08-17.