David Sobolov is the voice of Gorilla Grodd on The CW drama The Flash, Drax on Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy animated series on Disney Plus, and Volibear in League of Legends from Riot Games.


He’s the voice of Upgrade and Vin Ethanol on the Cartoon Network series Ben 10, Black Knight Garridan in Fortnite, and Black Bishop in Vader Immortal - a virtual reality experience for Oculus from LucasArts.


You’ll hear David as Blitzwing in the feature film Bumblebee, The Centurion in Alita: Battle Angel, Dr. Fate in Injustice 2, Duros in Star Wars Battlefront I and II, Azmodan in Heroes of the Storm and Diablo III for Blizzard, Shockwave in Transformers Prime, The Arbiter in Halo Wars, and Lobo on WB's Young Justice.h

David was the voice of Depth Charge on the classic Beast Wars Transformers series, Tatsurion the Unchained (aka Bob) on Kaijudo, Lt. Vasquez in Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, Jul M'Dama in Halo 4, Dr. Garret Bryson in Mass Effect 3, Robocop on Robocop Alpha Commando, Lord Tyger on Spider-Man Unlimited, and Spookie Jar on Sabrina: The Animated Series.

You'll hear David speaking German in the first Call of Duty game, and Klingon in Star Trek Into Darkness.  And if you listen closely you’ll hear him performing additional voices in the feature films Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, and Star Wars: The Last Jedi.  David studied acting with the legendary Sanford Meisner at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York.


The Soul Of Gorilla Grodd

Here is an interview from Italy about David's work on The Flash as Gorilla Grodd. 

All Over Voice Over Interview - "Born and Raised in South Detroit..."

When David Sobolov (CW’s The Flash (Gorilla Grodd), Disney XD’s Guardians of the Galaxy (Drax)) drops by All Over Voiceover, David shares how his “blue collar” values and acting training with Sanford Meisner helped to form his artistry, and his perspective on risk and the necessity of just simply “showing up”, and how ALL those things combine to make him on one the most successful actors working in voiceover today. A great conversation not to be missed!

TheGeekIntiative: An Interview With Voiceover Artist David Sobolov!

I had the amazing opportunity to chat with David Sobolov (voice of Gorilla Grodd in CW’s “The Flash,”Disney XD’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” cartoon, and Lobo in DC’s “Injustice: Gods Among Us,” among other roles) about equality in geek culture, and his career. David also provided some advice to those who want to be a part of the voiceover industry.em about? What makes it interesting? Write a catchy description to grab your audience's attention...

Flash TV Talk Interview

David Sobolov AKA Gorilla Grodd joins us to discuss his vast voice acting career including work on Star Trek Into Darkness, Transformers Beast Wars,  and of course: The Flash!want.To make this item your own, click here > Add & Manage Items.

SciFiction:Interview with David Sobolov

In this show I interview the very talented David Sobolov where we discuss his career in the entertainment industry, his various characters he has portrayed over the years. We also talk a bit about his upcoming role as "Drax" in the new Marvel Entertainment film Guardians Of The Galaxy!

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