Nir Ron (Hebrew: ניר רון, born March 6th, 1964) is an Israeli actor who provides voices in the Hebrew narration of Thomas and Friends. For a limited time, he also narrated a new dub of the first season for the Israeli JimJam channel.
He is best known for voicing Al Dente from "Samurai Pizza Cats", Mr. Grumpy from "The Mr. Men Show", Sam from "Fireman Sam", Ralph from "Wreck-it Ralph", various characters from "Digimon", Gym Leader Juan from "Pokémon", Kai from "Frozen", Scourge from "Transformers: Cybertron" and "Transformers: Robots in Disguise", Stimpy from "The Ren & Stimpy Show", Clark Kent from "Superman: The Animated Series" and the male voice trumpets from the 2015 reboot of "Teletubbies".
- Donald (Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure only)
- Sir Handel (Saving Time only)
- Toad (Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure only)
- Harold (fifteenth-seventeenth seasons)
- Sir Topham Hatt
- The Thin Clergyman
- Mike's driver
- Rex's driver
- When the Israeli version of JimJam TV began offering Hebrew dubs of its programming in 2015, Nir Ron also narrated a redubbed version of Season 1 on said channel. The channel was subsequently reverted to broadcasting in English.
- Both he and Keith Wickham voiced Professor Inkling from "The Octonauts" in their respective languages. They also both voiced Gordon, Stafford, and Sir Topham Hatt.
- Both he and Takeshi Aono who also voiced Sir Topham Hatt, voiced Kami from "Dragon Ball Z" in their respective languages.
- Both he and Tesshō Genda voiced General Li Shang from "Mulan" in their respective languages.
- He, Enrique Cervantes and Arto Nieminen voiced Mojo Jojo from "The Powerpuff Girls" in their respective languages.
- Both he and Salty's Lighthouse voice actor Scott McNeil voiced Jeice from "Dragon Ball Z" in their respective languages.
- He, Adriana Casas, Loukas Frangoulis, Piotr Bąk, Paul Disbergen, Mikołaj Klimek, Bartosz Martyna, Tokuyoshi Kawashima, Dor Srugo, Mildred Barrera, Roberto Gutiérrez, Finn Poncin, Hinako Sasaki, Shinichirō Miki, Hisao Egawa, Javier Olguín, Kōichi Sakaguchi, Katsuji Mori, Susa Saukko, Janusz Wituch, Pasi Ruohonen, Dariusz Błażejewski, Kiyoyuki Yanada, Waldemar Barwiński, Junichi Kanemaru, Artur Pontek, Hiroshi Tsuchida, Krzysztof Szczerbiński, Josie Yee, Diana Pérez, Grzegorz Drojewski, Klaudiusz Kaufmann, Mayra Arellano, Sander de Heer, Hiroko Emori, Naomi Shindō, Justyna Bojczuk, Miłogost Reczek, Tsutomu Densaka, Bruno Coronel, Xóchitl Ugarte, Miguel Ángel Leal, Noriko Shitaya, Anna Gajewska, Gaby Ugarte, Hiro Nakajima, Roberto Mendiola, Chikara Osaka, Kan Tanaka, Yohei Nishina, Salvador Reyes, Yuri Shiratori, Bin Shimada, Ángel Amorós, Kenta Miyake, Keiko Toda, Octavio Rojas, Masaharu Satō, Trond Teigen, Kiyonobu Suzuki, Talya Barkay, Yehonatan Magon, Kumiko Higa, Joanna Pach-Żbikowska, Scott Maurstad, Olga Kuznetsova, Jan Kulczycki, Moisés Iván Mora, Tomohiro Nishimura, Piotr Bajtlik, Hideki Takahashi, Alan Prieto, Beata Jankowska-Tzimas, Tetsu Inada, Nobutoshi Canna, Krystyna Kozanecka, Masayuki Omoro, Simen Sand, Gadi Levy, Paweł Szczesny, Erik Skjøld, Leonardo García, Dafnis Fernández, Adrian Perdjon, Gerardo García, Józef Mika, Lena Meieran, Manuel Campuzano, César Árias, Dulce Guerrero, Armando Coria, Salvador Serrano, Leyla Rangel, Samuel Harjanne, Cezary Kwieciński, Hikaru Midorikawa, Juha Paananen and Hugolin Chevrette-Landesque have all worked on “Pokémon”.
- He, Nobuaki Kanemitsu, Ángel Amorós, Roberto Mendiola, Lupita Leal, Héctor Moreno, Jorge Teixeira, Yasuhiro Takato, Fabrice Trojani, Ewa Serwa, Gerald Schaale, Tony Marot, José Arenas, Ricardo Silva, Yasunori Masutani, Taisto Oksanen, Taisuke Yamamoto, Ambrogio Colombo, Satoshi Taki, Yehonatan Magon, Masaharu Satō, Gerardo Reyero, Junko Noda, Houko Kuwashima, Marie-Luise Schramm, Mireya Mendoza, Igor Cruz, Nanaho Katsuragi, Benjamín Rivera, Arturo Mercado Jr., Pedro D'Aguillón Jr., Tom Deininger, Hiroaki Hirata, Óscar Flores, Irwin Daayán, Yoram Yosefsberg, Carlos Hernández, Chie Kōjiro, Agnieszka Kunikowska, Manuel Campuzano, Dor Srugo, Bin Shimada and Talya Barkay have all worked on "Digimon".
- He, Albert Cohen, Marion Edwards, Ian McCue, Christopher Keenan, Erica Welch, Andrew Defty, Karen Davies, Thomas Holborow, Steven Kynman, Christopher Skala, Michelle Rodda, Jan Page, Lee Pressman, Helen Farrall, John Hasler, Ross Hastings, Laura Beaumont, Paul Larson, Miranda Larson, Karen Davidsen, Karen Barnes, Lenora Hume, Sam Barlow, Andrew Brenner, Dave Ingham, Simon Nicholson, Jocelyn Stevenson, Sharon Quick, Pete Atkin, Fiona Hardwick, Lorna Withrington, Finn Poncin, Lizzie Ennever, Prokhor Chekhovskoy, Oliver Böttcher, Oliver Davis, Łukasz Talik, Samuel Harjanne, Stan Limburg, Mia Kadosh, Petri Hanttu, Simona Pahl, Gadi Levy, Robert Hartshorne, Arlyn Bantog, Tim Bain, Benjamin Morik, Achim Schülke and Ole Jacobsen have all worked on "Fireman Sam".