Morgan Deare (born 19th November 1945 in Louisiana, USA) appeared on Coronation Street in March 1995 as Brad Martin, an American businessman initially interested in purchasing the chain of Firman's Freezers stores from owner, Eric Firman.
A versatile artist with credits across stage, screen and voice booth, TV and film credits include roles in Scream for Help, Star Cops, Doctor Who, Small World, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, The Bill, Jeeves and Wooster, Ruth Rendell Mysteries, Wing and a Prayer, The Wild West, United 93, The Enemy Within and Hyde Park on Hudson. His voice work includes a number of radio plays including Empire Of Liberty, We Need To Talk About Kevin, The Awakening, American Faith: Nixon's Road To Watergate, and more recently he was Capt. Andy in Show Boat – all for the BBC.
He also has experience in ADR/lip-synch work and re-voiced Melvyn Bragg for the US airing of the acclaimed South Bank Show, but his major passion is character-voicing for animation and games. In animation he's voiced several characters in Zorro Generation Z (BKN) and The Prince And The Pauper (BKN), and in games he's voiced characters in Mirror's Edge (DICE/EA). He also voices promos for Channel Five.