Robin Atkin Downes

Biography: Robin Atkin Downes Robin Atkin Downes has been working as a professional actor for over 18 years. Born and raised in the U.K., he encountered his love for acting while performing in his first play in boarding school at the age of six. His training continued in the United States with a Masters of Fine Arts degree from Temple University in Philadelphia. He subsequently taught acting there for 3 years. He taught advanced acting at Freedom Theatre, Pennsylvania's oldest nationally recognized African-American Theatre. Robin has taught workshops in acting throughout the USA and Europe. Currently he resides in Los Angeles. A member of Screen Actors Guild, Actors Equity Association and American Federation of Radio and Television Artists, he is currently working on the features "High Voltage" and "Pete's Wake", both due to come out next summer. In addition, Robin had starred in many popular shows. His fans recognize him from Babylon 5, where he was a regular recurring character "Byron". His latest guest star appearances were on the HBO hit series, "Arliss" and "Rubbing Charlie," On CBS. Robin has guested on "Charmed", "Nash Bridges", " Titians", "Beverly Hills 90210", " Angel" and "Buffy The Vampire Slayer", to name a few. In addition, he was "Morann" in the TNT original movie "In the Beginning".

His theatre credits include in London starring as Dracula, Petruchio in "Taming of the Shrew", Benedick in "Much Ado About Nothing", Mowbry in "Richard the II", Joey in "The Homecoming", and Nick in "What the Butler Saw". In Prague he starred as Skin lad in "Ulice Brink". Back east, favorite roles include Marquise de Brisalle in "Cyrano", John Wilkes Booth in "Assassins", Shelly in "Bloody Poetry, and Lt. Ralph Clark in "Our Country's Good". Robin hit the regional theatres playing such roles as Richard III, Theseus in "Midsummer's Night Dream", Ned Weeks in "The Normal Heart, and Cerimon in "Pericles". Last October, Robin starred as Dracula here in Los Angeles.

Mr. Downes has also been in many national commercial spots, including Christine Aguilerra's Coke series, and works constantly as a voice over artist…Some of his latest voice over credits for CD ROM GAMES include: "Everquest: Seeds of Hate", "Alter Echo" and "Bounty Hunter", "The Knights of the old Republic", "Rogue III", and "Gladius", for Lucas Arts; as well as "The Hobbit" for Interplay and Lionheart. You can also play his character Adama in the upcoming "Battlestar Galactica".

Other roles include Prince Stephan in the Barbie Rapunzel movie, Akeche Samonasuke for "Omnimusha Buraiden," Legolas in "War of the Ring" and Cyclops/Pyro in "The X Men." In addition, he performs promos for Direct TV and countless radio and Television spots, including Bandai, Sprint, CBS, Union Bank and McDonalds. An accomplished musician, Robin composes, plays and sings, and paints in his spare time.
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Robin Atkin Downes' Scores

Highest Metascore: 96 Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
Lowest Metascore: 42 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 32 out of 50
  2. Negative: 3 out of 50
50 game reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
84 No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle (WII) Jan 26, 2010 Voice Actor: Travis Touchdown / Voice Actor: Travis Touchdown 8.8
96 Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (PS3) Oct 13, 2009 Motion Capture: Tenzin / Motion Capture: Tenzin / Motion Capture: Tenzin / Voice: Tenzin / Voice: Tenzin / Voice: Tenzin 5.0
47 Dreamkiller (PC) Oct 12, 2009 Hell Angel/Rescue Worker (Voice) / Hell Angel/Rescue Worker (Voice) 5.3
75 Kingdom Hearts 358/2 Days (DS) Sep 29, 2009 Voice: Luxord / Voice: Luxord 7.9
42 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (X360) Aug 4, 2009 Voice: Destro / Voice: Destro / Voice: Dr. Burkhart / Voice: Dr. Burkhart 4.7
50 G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (PS2) Aug 4, 2009 Destro/Dr. Burkhart (Voice) / Destro/Dr. Burkhart (Voice) 1.3
82 Halo Wars (X360) Mar 3, 2009 Voice: Prophet Of Regret / Voice: Prophet Of Regret 7.2
93 Gears of War 2 (X360) Nov 7, 2008 Voice Of Minh Young Kim / Voice Of Minh Young Kim 7.6
86 Valkyria Chronicles (PS3) Nov 4, 2008 English Voice Of Faldio Landzaat / English Voice Of Faldio Landzaat 8.7
tbd Spider-Man: Web of Shadows (PSP) Oct 21, 2008 (Voice) Moon Knight, Miscellaneous / (Voice) Moon Knight, Miscellaneous 2.5
67 Spider-Man: Web of Shadows (PS3) Oct 21, 2008 Moon Knight/Miscellaneous (Voice) / Moon Knight/Miscellaneous (Voice) 7.6
81 Ninja Gaiden II (X360) Jun 3, 2008 Alexei (English Voice) / Alexei (English Voice) 7.9
92 Team Fortress 2 (PC) Apr 8, 2008 Voice: Medic / Voice: Medic 9.2
83 Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII (PSP) Mar 24, 2008 Voice Of Genesis Rhapsodos / Voice Of Genesis Rhapsodos 8.6
83 No More Heroes (WII) Jan 22, 2008 Voice: Travis Touchdown / Voice: Travis Touchdown 8.5
91 Mass Effect (X360) Nov 20, 2007 Voice: Sebastian Van Heerden / Salarian / Turian / Voice: Sebastian Van Heerden / Salarian / Turian 8.7
88 Uncharted: Drake's Fortune (PS3) Nov 16, 2007 Cast: Navarro / Cast: Navarro 8.2
87 Gears of War (PC) Nov 6, 2007 Voice Of Chap / Voice Of Chap / Voice Of Minh Young Kim / Voice Of Minh Young Kim 7.9
96 The Orange Box (X360) Oct 10, 2007 Medic (Voice) / Medic (Voice) 8.9
88 Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions (PSP) Oct 9, 2007 Voice: Delita / Voice: Delita 8.5
62 Spider-Man: Friend or Foe (PS2) Oct 2, 2007 Mysterio (Voice) / Mysterio (Voice) 8.5
88 Ninja Gaiden Sigma (PS3) Jul 3, 2007 English Voice Actor : Gamov / English Voice Actor : Gamov 7.4
54 Ghost Rider (PS2) Feb 13, 2007 Blackheart, Demon Biker / Blackheart, Demon Biker 5.8
78 Gurumin: A Monstrous Adventure (PSP) Feb 12, 2007 Voice Of Pierre/Doug / Voice Of Pierre/Doug 7.6
78 Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (PS3) Nov 17, 2006 Dark Cyclopes, Dr Banner, And Crimson Dynamo (Voice) / Dark Cyclopes, Dr Banner, And Crimson Dynamo (Voice) 7.4
86 Resistance: Fall of Man (PS3) Nov 14, 2006 General Hadley (Voice) / General Hadley (Voice) 8.1
73 Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (WII) Nov 14, 2006 Dark Cyclopes, Dr Banner, And Crimson Dynamo (Voice) / Dark Cyclopes, Dr Banner, And Crimson Dynamo (Voice) 7.3
56 Avatar: The Last Airbender (WII) Nov 13, 2006 Voice Actor: Additional Voices / Voice Actor: Additional Voices 6.4
94 Gears of War (X360) Nov 7, 2006 Voices Of Minh, Old Man, And Johnson / Voices Of Minh, Old Man, And Johnson 8.3
84 Guild Wars Nightfall (PC) Oct 26, 2006 Voice Actor / Voice Actor 8.6