Soho Voices

Richard Cotton

Richard Cotton

PLAYING AGE: 40 to 55
CHARACTERISTICS: Authoritative, Conversational, Deep, Friendly, Gravitas, Honest, Professional, Quirky, Reassuring, RP, Warm


Richard Cotton is a British actor and voice artist.

Trained at RADA, Richard has worked extensively in theatre, film and television, recently starring as Euripides in the premiere of Howard Barker’s play Dogdeath In Macedonia.

As a voice artist, in 2018 Richard will narrate his sixth and seventh series of documentaries for Windfall Films/Discovery Channel.

Recent work includes commercials for Prime Location, Cineworld, Bosch, Body Shop, Save the Children and MacmillanCancer Support, as well as narrating Alex Polizzi, Chefs on Trial for BBC/Two Four Productions. Other clients include HSBC, Phillips, Barclays, Bank of England, Shell, Ferrari, Pearson Education, Royal Opera House, Gatwick Airport, Sony, FIFA, Dutch Rail, Universal Music, Landrover, Schweppes, Zurich, Final Fantasy, Jack & Jones Vintage Clothing, Finnair, Etihad Airways, Toyota, Inter Milan Football Club and many others.

Richard is also a writer, producer and songwriter.