Denis Bespalyy (Денис Беспалый, born on 10 April 1974) is a Russian theatre and film actor who has narrated and provided voices for the Russian dub of Thomas and Friends since the King of the Railway special.
He is most famous for appearing in various Russian films and television shows, such as "The Black Goddess", "Yarik", "Institute for Noble Maidens" and "Black Wolfs". He is also known for voicing Bruce Wayne in Christopher Nolan's "Batman" trilogy, Master Mantis from the "Kung Fu Panda" films, Leonardo in the 2003 "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" television series, Tulio Montiero from the "Rio" films, Skipper and Kowalski in "The Penguins of Madagascar" television series, Han Solo in the original trilogy of "Star Wars" and Nathan Drake from "Uncharted".
- Edward (King of the Railway - eighteenth season)
- Gordon (King of the Railway onwards)
- Toby (King of the Railway onwards, excluding Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure)
- Duck (seventeenth season - Last Train for Christmas)
- Oliver (eighteenth season only)
- Harvey (seventeenth season onwards)
- Spencer (King of the Railway - eighteenth season)
- Hiro (seventeenth season onwards)
- Scruff (seventeenth season onwards)
- Stephen (King of the Railway onwards)
- Connor (King of the Railway - eighteenth season)
- Porter (No Steam Without Coal and Toad's Bright Idea only)
- Timothy (No Steam Without Coal and Spencer's VIP only)
- Salty (seventeenth season onwards)
- Den (nineteenth season onwards)
- Dart (seventeenth and eighteenth seasons)
- Sidney (seventeenth season - eighteenth season)
- Stafford (seventeenth season - eighteenth season)
- Winston (seventeenth season only)
- Skarloey (seventeenth season - Duncan the Humbug)
- Rusty (seventeenth season only)
- Duncan (eighteenth season ownwards)
- Toad (eighteenth season onwards, excluding Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure)
- Slip Coach 1
- Bertie (seventeenth season only)
- Reg (eighteenth season ownwards)
- Harold (seventeenth season - eighteenth season)
- Hidenari Ugaki (again), Yohei Nishina, Jan-David Rönfeldt, Stig Krogstad, Samuel Harjanne, Tokuyoshi Kawashima, Kiyonobu Suzuki, Kunihiro Kawamoto, Denis Bespalyy, Ryūji Nakagi, Saar Badishi, Daisuke Gōri, Takafumi Kawakami, Tzvika Shwartzberg, Shōto Kashii, Santiago Ziesmer, Kenji Utsumi and Dariusz Odija have all worked on the 2003 "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles". There have also been several other people that have worked on other parts of the franchise:
- Alan Prieto, Yehonatan Magon, Javier Olguín, José Gilberto Vilchis, Ricardo Bautista, Tim Kreuer, Jorge Badillo, Mia Kadosh, Idzi Dutkiewicz, Józef Pawłowski, Gadi Levy, Tzvika Shwartzberg, Shōto Kashii, Hiroshi Tsuchida, Talya Barkay and Sukekiyo Kameyama ("the 2012 version")
- Hiroko Emori, Rainer Schmitt, Daiki Nakamura, Hideyuki Umezu, Dariusz Odija, Håkan Mohede, Herman López, Achim Schülke, Reinder van der Naalt, Luis Alfonso Mendoza, Toshiharu Sakurai, Jorge Santos, Marion von Stengel, Masayuki Omoro, Simcha Barbiro, Kiyoyuki Yanada, Tomohiro Nishimura, Bin Shimada, Talya Barkay ("again"), Hidenari Ugaki, Gérard Boucaron, Kenji Utsumi, Naoki Tatsuta, Kiyonobu Suzuki and Oliver Rohrbeck ("the 1987 version").
- Helmut Krauss, Yehonatan Magon ("again"), Tokuyoshi Kawashima, Piotr Bajtlik, César Árias, Karina Altamirano, Pasi Ruohonen, Caspar Phillipson, ("again") Alan Prieto, ("again") Oliver Rohrbeck, Víctor Ugarte, Albert Cohen, Mireya Mendoza and Yigal Mizrachi ("the films").