Tim Allen, Robert Downey Jr., Jeff Bridges now star in car ads
Actors Tim Allen and Robert Downey Jr. are the latest top Hollywood actors to pick up one of the best gigs in the business — voiceover artist for a top car company. Allen will be the voice of Chevrolet and Downey is now being heard voicing Nissan commercials. They join a long list of famous voiceover spokesmen, all instantly recognizable Hollywood names. Jeff Bridges is the current spokesman for Hyundai. TV viewers recognize the voices of Patrick Stewart and Donald Sutherland from when they did BMW ads. The jobs are coveted because they pay well, are relatively easy because there are no lines to memorize and they help build a fan base.