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David Sobolov



David Sobolov is the English voice of Kaido on One Piece, Gorilla Grodd on CW's The Flash, Volibear in League of Legends, and Drax on Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy animated series on Disney Plus.


He's voiced major roles in the Transformers franchise three times, first as Depth Charge (Beast Wars), then Shockwave (Transformers Prime), and as Blitzwing in the 2018 feature film Bumblebee.


David has played roles in over 80 video games. In addition to Volibear, he’s the voice of Malphite (Legends of Runeterra), Lobo (Injustice), Dr. Fate (Injustice 2), The Arbiter (Halo Wars), Black Knight Garridan (Fortnite), Black Bishop (Vader Immortal), Azmodan (Heroes of the Storm and Diablo III), Rios (Army of Two: The Devil's Cartel), Bumbleblast (Skylanders), Lt. Vasquez (Call of Duty: Modern Warfare), Jul M'Dama (Halo 4), and Dr. Garret Bryson (Mass Effect 3).


In feature films, in addition to Blitzwing in Transformers Bumblebee, you'll hear David as The Centurion in Alita: Battle Angel, as multiple Klingons in Star Trek Into Darkness, and as one of the Reavers in the Firefly feature, Serenity.


If you listen closely you’ll hear him performing additional voices in the Star Wars feature films Rogue One, The Last Jedi and Solo, and in the Disney Plus series "What If?” 


Classic roles include Tatsurion the Unchained (aka Bob) on Kaijudo, Upgrade / Vin Ethanol on the Cartoon Network's Ben 10, Robocop on Robocop Alpha Commando, Lord Tyger on Spider-Man Unlimited, and Spookie  Jar on Sabrina: The Animated Series.


David studied acting with Sanford Meisner at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York.