Following in the footsteps of Ringo Starr, George Carlin, Alec Baldwin, Michael Brandon and Michael Angelis, Pierce Brosnan is the latest in a long line of talented men to narrate the popular kids show Thomas & Friends. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Brosnan has already starred his new job.

Pierce will make his Thomas debut with Thomas & Friends: The Great Discovery, which will first hit DVD in the fall of 2008 before heading to television. He will then go on to narrate all of the English language Thomas releases, which includes three upcoming television series and three DVD specials.

Brosnan stated that he is "thrilled by the opportunity to be the narrator for this beloved series."

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