David has over 30 years experience in radio drama, animation and feature film dubbing, documentaries, commercials, corporate videos (off and on camera). He is also the acclaimed voice actor and character model for Agent 47, the protagonist of the Hitman franchise.
David was born to British parents in Durban, South Africa and moved back and forth from SA to Britain throughout most of his formative years until he settled in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1992. One day, a friend from Copenhagen persuaded Bateson to go for an audition for IO Interactive’s Hitman: Codename 47 and he eventually won the part.
He has voiced the iconic character for more than 19 years!