Marcus Oborn is an Australian actor, voice actor, and vocal coach. 2023 marks 10 years of Marcus working as a voice actor, for national and international campaigns for clients across the globe.
Marcus’ voice over work has seen him work for a broad selection of clients across the country.
With work in film, television and radio advertising, documentary narrations, e-learning materials and animations, Marcus brings a wealth of experience to any read.
With a deep, warm and resonant voice, Marcus presents his reads with a familiar warmth sure to capture the ear of any listener.
Marcus studied a Bachelor of Creative Arts, Theatre (Acting) at the University of Southern Queensland. Since then, Marcus has gone on to train with Patsy Rodenburg, the world authority on actors vocal practices, legendary Hollywood acting coach Larry Moss and British theatre icon Mike Alfreds, through 16th Street Actors Studio.
From 2019 to 2022, Marcus trained under the tutelage of Patsy Rodenburg OBE to become a Patsy Rodenburg Associate, and now is one of only fifty practitioners globally certified to teach her world renowned work. Marcus is an Australia Council for the Arts funding recipient, through the Career Development Grant, 2019, which has supported his training with Patsy Rodenburg.
As an actor, Marcus has presented work for Disney+, Moonriver, Seven Bucks Prod, NBC, Opera Queensland, the Queensland Music Festival, Big Scary Animal, Room to Play, The Hive, Metro Arts, Playlab, and Empire Theatres. Marcus also works as a director and producer of independent theatre across South East Queensland through his company Audentis Theatre.
Marcus trains actors, teachers, television presenters, lawyers, executives, and more, across Australia in the sustainable and safe use of their voices, in areas of practice including voice over, dialects, Shakespeare, stage and screen acting, public speaking, and creating a safe and respectful work space. Visit www.marcusoborn.com to find out more.