David W. Collins worked for LucasArts as the lead sound designer and voice director with the video game division of the company and also served as an actor and voice actor for the company.
David Collins graduated from Whitworth College (Spokane, WA) in 1997 with a double major of theatre and music and a minor in English. Collins then attended Berklee College of Music (Boston, MA) where he studied music production and engineering, drum set and conducting. In addition to working for LucasArts, he once served as contemporary music director at the Presbyterian Church of Novato in California.
Collins's most prominent Star Wars voice roles include PROXY in Star Wars: The Force Unleashed, Darth Maul in Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron, General Grievous in Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron, and the Battle Droids in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, Star Wars: Battlefront II, Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron and Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron.
Collins has served as a host at Star Wars Celebrations IV, V, and VI. At Celebration VI in August 2012, he was inducted as an honorary member of the 501st Legion. He also performed the role of Han Solo in the live performance of Star Wars: Smuggler's Gambit, an original radio-style drama exclusive to the event.
He also provided additional voices in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
Star Wars filmographyEdit
- Star Wars: Demolition – sound processing
- Star Wars: Obi-Wan – sound designer
- Star Wars: Starfighter – sound designer
- Star Wars: Jedi Starfighter – sound designer
- Star Wars: Bounty Hunter – sound designer
- Star Wars: Battlefront – Briefings Officer
- Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords – Additional voices
- Star Wars: Republic Commando – Trandoshans, Trando Multi-Player Announcer, Clone Trooper Sergeant, Republic Voices, Radio Chatter, sound designer
- Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith – Battle Droid, Wat Tambor, Poggle the Lesser, Nute Gunray, voice director
- Star Wars: Battlefront II – Confederate Infantry, Confederate Officer, Droid Alarm, voice director
- LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy – Additional voices, sound editor
- Star Wars: Empire at War: Forces of Corruption – Imperial Officer 2, additional voices
- Star Wars Battlefront: Renegade Squadron – General Grievous (uncredited), Battle Droids
- Star Wars: The Force Unleashed – PROXY, Jabba the Hutt
- Star Wars Battlefront: Elite Squadron – Darth Maul, General Grievous (uncredited), Battle Droids, Audio Lead
- Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II – PROXY, Training Droids
- Star Wars: Smuggler's Gambit – Han Solo
- Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens – Stormtroopers, Resistance soldiers, Hangar Control Officer
- Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – Additional Voices
Notes and referencesEdit
- David W. Collins at the Star Wars Actors Database