This site is to provide information regarding the Actor and Martial artist Richard Burgess (aka Movian).


Richard is a 33 year old actor, singer, software developer and martial arts instructor performing in community theater and online voice work. Originally from England he now lives in the eastern United States.


Richard also likes to learn new skills that also help with acting and other endeavours.

He has over 28 years martial arts experience including training in Judo, Kickboxing, Wing Chun Kung Fu (CRCA), Tai Chi, Capoeira and he holds a 1st Dan in WT Taekwondo. Training with Pilseung TKD in Blacksburg, VA and is studying ITF style Taekwondo where he holds a 1st gup. He Currently teaches ITF style Taekwondo  Lenoir, NC and Hickory, NC with Saeng Jeon Do

He also studies Balintawak Arnis Escrima and currently holds a level 2 certification from Grand Master Bobby Taboada .

In addition he holds a Level 1 Combatives certification from Grand Master Floydd Yodder

He also at a hobby level works on a number of circus skills such as juggling (balls & clubs), Poi, Contact juggling, fire breathing and gymnastics.

Taekwondo Black Belt Award

Voice Work

Casting Call Club – Find me on CCC  – Movian

Libravox – Project to convert public domain books to audio book

The Octave of Claudius  – Chapters 9 and 10
Pastiche and Prejudice – chapters 5 and 6
Shadowings – chapters  4, 5 and 7

Pendant Audio – 

Antony and Cleopatra – ACT II – Otto & Second Servant

Hobby animation

Elrios Mages  –  (Episodes 4 & 5) Christopher

Professional Voice Over / Acting

Office Sweeet web advertisement  – Narrator

My rendition of the old radio announcers test