Steven "Steve" Kynman (born 12th November 1975, Beverly, England, UK) is an British actor, voice actor, and puppeteer.

He provides voices for the UK and US dubs of Thomas & Friends. He took over the roles of Paxton from Keith Wickham, Dart from Rupert Degas, Ryan from Eddie Redmayne in both English dubs, Charlie from Ben Small and Butch from Glenn Wrage in the US.

In Fireman Sam, he voiced the titular character, Sam Jones as well as voicing some other characters such as Elvis Cridlington, Norman Price, Derek Price, James Jones (originally) and Charlie Jones in the UK version of the CGI series of "Fireman Sam". Other credits include "Moving Wallpaper", "The Mr. Men Show" as Mr. Nosey and the 2015 "Bob the Builder" series as Lofty in the UK version of the series. He has also played the character, Robert the Robot in the BBC children's television series, "Justin's House".





  • Butch (seventeenth series onwards)




  • Muppet Treasure Island (1996)
  • Combat Sheep (2001)
  • Buried Alive (2005)
  • Ozzie (2006)
  • Pinocchio (2008)
  • Fireman Sam: The Great Fire of Pontypandy (2010)
  • Thomas & Friends: Blue Mountain Mystery (2012)
  • Thomas & Friends: King of the Railway (2013)
  • Postman Pat: The Movie (2014)
  • Tales of Albion (2014)
  • Q Pootle 5: Pootle All the Way (2014)
  • Thomas & Friends: Tale of the Brave (2014)
  • Fireman Sam: Heroes of the Storm (2014)
  • Thomas & Friends: Sodor's Legend of The Lost Treasure (2015)
  • Fireman Sam: Alien Alert (2017)
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (2016)
  • Bob the Builder: Mega Machines (2017)
  • Thomas & Friends: Big World! Big Adventures! (2018)
  • Fireman Sam: Set For Action! (2018)
  • Fireman Sam: Norman Price and the Mystery in the Sky (2020)


  • Fireman Sam (2008-present)
  • The Mr. Men Show (2008)
  • Moving Wallpaper (2008)
  • M.I.High (2009)
  • Gigglebiz (2009-2011)
  • Justin's House (2011-2017)
  • Thomas & Friends (2012-2020)
  • Dude, That's my Ghost! (2013)
  • Yonderland (2013)
  • Q Pootie 5 (2013-2014)
  • BBC Comedy Feeds (2014)
  • Bob the Builder (2015) (2015-2018)
  • Obsession: Dark Desires (2016)
  • Stan Lee's Lucky Man: The Bracelet Chronicles (2017)
  • The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (2019)


  • EyeToy: Play 2 (2004)
  • LEGO the Hobbit: The Video Game (2014)


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