Jonathan Bernard Broadbent (born in 1977 in Yorkshire, UK) is an English actor who provided voices for both the UK and US versions of Thomas & Friends. He left after The Great Race and was replaced with Rasmus Hardiker as Bill, and Matt Wilkinson as Ben in Big World! Big Adventures! and the twenty-second series.

He works extensively in theatre, but has made a handful of appearances in films and on television.






  • Alice in Wonderland (1999)
  • As You Like It (2006)
  • The Magic Flute (2006)
  • Thomas & Friends: Tale of the Brave (2014)
  • Thomas & Friends: Sodor's Legend of the Lost Treasure (2015)
  • Thomas & Friends: The Great Race (2016)
  • RSC Live: The Tempest (2017)


  • Gimme Gimme Gimme (2001)
  • Thomas & Friends (2013-2016)
  • EastEnders (2015)
  • Silent Witness (2016)


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