Narrator on Big Brother (UK)
10/4/1967, Gateshead, UK
Guest Star (8)
Special Guest Star (3)
Marcus Bentley is now firmly established as the definitive voice of Big Brother, the television phenomenon which has changed broadcasting forever. His mistakable warm Geordie tones mix humour and compassion with authority to make him the best known and loved voice currently heard on the airways. Marcus has extended his repertoire by playing quizmaster for "Dirty Money" on Sky, he was the voice chosen by the BBC to promote the proms this year both on TV and radio, and has been in demand to voice documentaries and commercials across the country. Marcus is available for voiceovers, after dinner speaking and personal appearances.
- Trivia & Quotes
He is one of the UK's most recognizable voiceover artists due to his heavy North-East England accent (which he often exaggerates for effect).
He has been a continuity announcer at Channel 4 since the late 90s.
As well as Big Brother (UK), Marcus has narrated spin-off shows Celebrity Big Brother and Teen Big Brother: The Experiment.
Marcus has featured in more episodes of Big Brother (UK) than anyone else. Davina McCall, the series' main presenter only appears on Fridays while contestants only appear for one series at a time.
Has had TV bit parts in shows such as The Bill and London's Burning.