Beau Weaver (born January 19, 1952; Tulsa, Oklahoma) is a voice actor and narrator in television and film, heard widely in trailers for feature films, network television promos, documentaries, national radio and television commercials and animated cartoons. He got his start as a radio disc jockey at age fifteen in 1967, sometimes known as Beauregard Rodriquez Weaver. He was raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
In the sixties and seventies, he was on the air at some of America's top pop music stations, such as KHJ in Los Angeles, KFRC in San Francisco, KILT in Houston, KCBQ in San Diego, KNUS in Dallas, and KAKC in Tulsa. He was also one of the pioneers of satellite broadcasting as an original member of the air staff of the Transtar Radio Network.
By the eighties, Beau had left radio behind, and was working as a freelance voice actor in Los Angeles. Today, Beau is the voice of the CBS Domestic Television programs, The Insider and The Doctors. He is the narrator on Animal Planet's doc series, Weird, True and Freaky, NAT GEO's "Known Universe" and "American Loggers and "Heartland Thunder" on DISCOVERY CHANNEL. Some recent Movie Trailers and television campaigns voiced by Weaver include: "Into The Wild" and "Revolutionary Road."
In television animation, Beau's most memorable roles include Superman/Clark Kent in the 1989 Ruby-Spears production of Superman, a revival of the series timed to coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of the creation of the character. In 1996, he played the lead role of Reed Richards a.k.a. "Mister Fantastic" in Marvel's Fantastic Four. Beau was also the announcer of the first ever video newsmagazine, Real TV from 1996-1999 and again from 2000-2001.
Beau works primarily from home studios in Los Angeles and Ojai, California.
- Bonkers - Jingle
- Duckman - God
- Fantastic Four - Mister Fantastic, Trapster
- Superman - Clark Kent/Superman
- Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Additional Voices
- The Flintstone Kids - Additional Voices
- The Incredible Hulk - Mister Fantastic
- The New Adventures of Mighty Mouse - Fractured Narrator, Additional Voices
- The Transformers - Octane
- Visionaries: Knights of the Magical Light - Feryl
- The Weird Al Show - Channel Hopping Announcer
- Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland - 1st Teacher
- Rockin' with Judy Jetson - Ramm, Dee-Jay
- The Substitute - Janus Showreel Narrator