Kevin Michael Richardson (born October 25, 1964) is an American actor and voice actor who has played many characters in animated cartoons and video games. He was born in The Bronx, New York. He is known for his distinctively deep voice and has played mostly villainous characters since the 1990s. He voiced the Homonculus and the Triad Ghoul in the Indiana Jones video game Indiana Jones and the Emperor's Tomb.
Richardson is perhaps best known for his voice acting collaborations in DC Comics's animated productions. In the DC animated universe, Richardson voiced multiple characters including the Mutant Leader, Robert Hawkins and Lobo. He also voiced Trigon in the Teen Titans animated cartoon and Batman's archenemy The Joker in The Batman, becoming the first African-American in voice the character, being nominated for two Daytime Emmy Awards in the process. He played Kilowog in three Green Lantern productions. Among other roles, he has also provided the voice of many characters in Star Wars and in animated shows like Family Guy, Codename: Kids Next Door and The Cleveland Show.
Richardson was nominated for Voice Actor of the Year by Behind the Voice Actors in 2012 and again in 2013.