Roger Tilling


Roger Tilling is one of the most well-known and trusted voices on British television. A voiceover artist and broadcaster, he is most well-known for being the voiceover artist on the renowned show University Challenge, which is the world’s longest-running television quiz. The show is watched by millions every week and Tilling is a huge hit amongst fans, combining his great knowledge with his wonderful humour and broadcasting skills.

Having over 20 years of experience in the television and radio industry, Tilling has acquired vital skills which allow him to provide outstanding after dinner speeches for all types of events and occasions. His skills are held in high regard by many and when major television events need an exceptional artist and broadcaster for their show, Tilling is often the first port of call. He has been a part of some of the countries biggest shows and was the announcer for Her Majesty The Queen at the 100thRoyal Variety Performance, as well as appearing on The British Soap Awards.

Starting his broadcasting career in 1995, it only took until 1997 for Tilling to be asked to be the temporary announcer of University Challenge. He was exceptionally good on the show and returned to a permanent role in 2001. As well as working on University Challenge, Tilling has also been the voice of adverts for Ford and other renowned organisations. He has also been the voice of other popular game shows, including 70 episodes of Family Fortunes.

His versatility and ability to adapt his personality and character for a number of different shows have ensured Tilling has enjoyed a very successful career within television. Having played a pivotal role in some of the countries biggest television game shows, Tilling has the expertise to provide incredible after dinner speeches. As a speaker, Tilling often discusses his career within television and broadcasting but also discusses a number of vital topics. He reflects on being under the spotlight and the importance of teamwork.

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When at corporate events, Tilling often discusses the following topics:

  • Being Under the Spotlight
  • Teamwork
  • Television & Radio
  • University Challenge
  • Broadcasting

Watch Roger Tilling performing as a voiceover artist below: