Charles Martinet (born September 17, 1955) is an American actor and voice actor who narrated Fourways Farm in America. He is best known for providing the voice of Mario, the titular character in Nintendo's flagship video game franchise. He has held this role since 1994, longer than any other actor. He also voices Luigi, Wairo, Yoshi and and a select few other characters from the same series. He is fluent in English, Spanish, and French, but very little Italian.