It is a well-known fact that how prominent is the voice-over artists’ role in ad campaigns of big brands. The unique voice of an artist enhances the quality of these advertisements. Many times we remember an add because of the voice played in ads. These voice-over artists have lent their voice to many popular shows. Here’s a list of top Most Popular Voice-Over artists in India.
Top 10 Most Popular Voice-Over Artists in India
Here’s a list of top Most Popular Voice-Over artists in India.
1. Piyush Pandey
Piyush Pandey is one of the best voice-over artists in India. He has bagged many awards and one which also includes the award of the most influential man in Indian advertising. He was given this award by The Economic Times for 8 years. The voice artist has given his voice to many popular ad campaigns
s in India. His famous ads are Fevicol’s “Lagao Lagao, Aur Zor Lagao”, BJP’s “Mera Desh Badal Raha hai, aage badh Raha hai”, Cadbury’s “Kuch Khaas Hai”, Asian Paints “Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai”, and many others. Piyush is the brother of singer Ila Arun and director Prasoon Pandey.
2. Chetan Shashital
Chetan Shashital is an Indian actor, voice actor, and singer as well. The voice actor has given his voice to many animated stories. Chetan has dubbed the popular animated English films like The Jungle Book 2, the Genie from Disney’s Aladdin, and as Baloo the Bear from Talespin. He has also dubbed for popular Bollywood actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan, Sunny Deol, Sanjay Dutt, and many others.
3. Richa Nigam
Richa Nigam has a very unique grainy and husky voice. And this has helped her gain a bright future in the voice-over industry. She is the voice behind Hindustan Unilever’s Surf Excel “Daag Achche Hain” campaign. Richa has also been a part of other popular ads including Nutrilite Amway, Pillsbury, Coca-Cola, Brookebond, Tata Sky, etc.
4. Piyush Mishra
Piyush Mishra is a well-known face in the Bollywood industry. He is an actor, singer, scriptwriter, lyricist, and music director. He has penned down the lyrics of the popular ” Aarambh Hai Prachand” and also sung it. He has been working as a voice-over artist for years now.
Piyush has sung the theme songs for many popular brands. He gave his voice to the famous Parle G campaign “Roko Mat, Toko Mat”. His recent works include the theme song of Google Reunion that he has given his voice to.
5. Atul Kapoor
Atul Kapoor is an Indian actor and also an established voice-over artist. With his magical voice, he has dubbed for many Hollywood movies in Hindi. He became the voice of Paul Bettany in Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, and the very popular Avengers series. He started gaining recognition when he was the voice of the popular Indian reality show’s Bigg Boss in 2006.
6. Raghubir Yadav
Raghubir Yadav is an Indian actor, singer, voice-over artist. He has given his voice to many popular Indian ad campaigns. He sang the unforgettable “Umar ghumar Ke” starring Sachin Tendulkar in the Pepsico ad. He composed and sang the ad “MP Ajab hai, sabse gajab hai” for the MP tourism. Apart from this, he gave voice to Parle, Vim, Kotak Mahindra, Coke, Midday, Bagh Bakri Chai, Maggie Mania, Britannia, Crack cream, etc.
7. Shammi Narang
Shammi Narang is a voice-over artist, ex news anchor, and now a trainer for the budding news anchors, and voice-over artists. He read news for Doordarshan for and was also the voice behind Delhi Metro’s Hindi version announcements. He became the ‘face of Doordarshan news reading, with his magnificent voice. He has also rendered his voice to the soothing Sarab Sanji Gurbani.
8. Harish Bhimani
Harish Bhimani is an anchor, writer, voice-over artist, and also been in documentary and corporate film making. Harish is recognized well for being the voice of Samay, as the narrator in the TV series Mahabharat by BR Chopra. He is also considered as the most recognizable voice in India. He has also worked in audio dictionaries, documentaries, corporate films. TV and Radio commercials, etc.
9. Ninad Kamat
Ninad Kamat is an Indian film actor, playback singer, and voice-over artist. He has acted in several movies like Shiva, Lage Raho Munnabhai, Parineeta, Zeher, Sangharsh, Jai Gangaajal, etc. Kamat has given his voice to thousands of commercials and ad campaigns in India. With his compatible voice, he dubbed for Big Bollywood and Hollywood stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Will Smith, Jim Carrey, and Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar.
10. Soniya Nair
Soniya Nair is an established voice-over artist in India. She has given her voice to many popular Indian commercials. Also, she has dubbed for actors like Aishwarya Rai, Kajol, Kareena Kapoor, Shilpa Shetty, Juhi Chawla, Vidya Balan, etc. She started off her career when she dubbed for the Rasna Girl. She recently gave her voice to ads like Clean and Dry feminine hygiene wash.
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