Aku Laitinen (born as Matti Laitinen) is a Finnish actor. He is best known for appearing in various Finnish TV dramas and comedies, but he is most famously known as the voice over of Robby Ray Stewart from "Hannah Montana", Mr. Burns from "The Simpsons Movie", The Joker from "Lego Batman: The Movie – DC Super Heroes Unite", and "Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem", He is the narrator of Thomas & Friends in Finland. He has also worked as a narrator for "Spongebob Squarepants".
He can speak fluent English, Swedish and German.
He currently lives in Riihimäki (The Town in The South of Finland).
- He, Marek Robaczewski, Lena Meieran, Sigbjørn Solheim and Samuel Harjanne all worked on "Hannah Montana".
- He, Radovan Vaculík, Ringo Starr, Carlos Enrique Bonilla, Jorge Ornelas, Enzo Avolio, Víctor Delgado, Bohuslav Kalva, Daiki Nakamura, Marjolein Algera, Jukka Voutilaninen, Shinobu Adachi, Pasi Ruohonen, Loretta Santini, Olga Hnidey, Don Nemitz, Bin Shimada, Reinder van der Naalt, Ángel Amorós, Gerardo Reyero, Luis Alfonso Padilla, Octavio Rojas, Louise Raeder, Humberto Vélez, Hadar Shachaf Ma'ayan, Chie Kōjiro, Samuel Harjanne, Keiko Toda, Pierce Brosnan, George Carlin, Alec Baldwin and Nicolás Frías all worked on "The Simpsons".
- He, Juha Varis, Jukka Voutilaninen, and Samuel Harjanne, worked on "Ratatouille".
- He, Antti L. J. Pääkkönen, and Pasi Ruohonen, worked on "Spongebob Squarepants".
- Both he and Susa Saukko worked on "Pound Puppies".
- He, Antti L. J. Pääkkönen, Samuel Harjanne and Petrus Kähkönen worked on "Phineas and Ferb".
- He, Pasi Ruohonen, Jarmo Koski, Petri Hanttu, and Juha Paananen have worked on "American Dragon: Jake Long".
- He, Juha Varis, Jukka Voutilainen and Petrus Kähkönen have worked on "Zootopia".
- He, Rachel Dawson, María Sánchez, Pasi Ruohonen, Rob Rackstraw, Tim Whitnall, Simen Sand, Wayne Jackman, Dan and Nuria Wicksman, Danny Houtkooper, Kerry Shale and Antti L. J. Pääkkönen have all worked on "Roary the Racing Car".