Tilo Schmitz ( * 1959 in Radebeul ) is a German voice actor.
Life and work
From 1982 to 1986 Schmitz studied at the Academy of Dramatic Arts " Ernst Busch" Berlin. After that, he was employed until 1989 at the Staatstheater Cottbus. Since 1989 he lives and works as a freelance voice actor in Berlin. In addition to the dubbing of films he speaks radio dramas and commercials and is also active as a station voice for ProSieben, Sat.1 and N24.
Due to its sonorous bass voice, he is often taken for synchronization of different roles. Actor, which he regularly lends his voice or borrowed are, including Ving Rhames, Abraham Benrubi, Ron Perlman and the late Michael Clarke Duncan. As a voice actor Marc Alaimo of Christopher Judge and he is in the science fiction series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Stargate - to hear Kommando SG -1. For the synchronization of Batou in the Shell, he was in the anime movies Ghost in the Shell and Ghost 2: Innocence represented, as well as for the subsequent anime series Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex and Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex 2nd GIG. Furthermore, it synchronizes Dennis Haysbert, who in the series The Unit - A question of honor to Sergeant Major Jonas "Snake Doctor" Blane mimes. In 2012, he dubbed Captain utan in Ice Age 4 - Continental Drift.
Furthermore, he was the German voice actor Gerard Butler ( Leonidas ) in 300, the protagonist Ben in the computer game full throttle. He also speaks in the series The School for Vampires Count Horrificus. In the series Pushing Daisies Tilo Schmitz says the former police detective and Emerson Cod In Left 4 Dead 2 he lends his voice to the character Coach. In addition, Tilo Schmitz takes on the voice of Kratos, the protagonist of the God of War series. In Dragon Age 2, it is the German voice of the dwarf Varric. In 2010 also appeared Starcraft 2 he took over the voice of Tychus Findlay. In the programmed Crytek Crysis games 1-3 he speaks as a voice actor the character of Lawrence " Prophet" Barnes. In the adaptation of the bestseller Water for Elephants he dubbed 2011 Ken Foree.