characters,impressionist, warm, funny, sincere
• Bruce Pilkenton is registered with Voice123 since May 17, 2006.
• Bruce Pilkenton started his/her voice over career in 2000.
• Currently Bruce Pilkenton is a Standard subscriber.
• Auditions and proposals submitted through Voice123 during the past six months: 0
• Bruce Pilkenton has been active on Voice123 during the past 48 hours
For commercials: warm real-person, fatherly approach, or other end of the spectrum with humorous over-the-top characters!
Industrial or Narration: Voice of integrity and sincerity.
Audiobook: From warm story-telling to wacky characters. Range from sincere baritone
to higher head voice for those fun characters!
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• English - North American
I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)
• Non-Union Jobs
My Recording and Delivery Capabilities
• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer
My Home Base
chicago, Illinois, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
dialects: Irish, British, Liverpool, Scot,Eastern Eupopean, all U..S. Regionalisms
Impersonations: Jimmy Stewart, Johnny Carson, Andy Rooney, Brando, Truman Capote, Lemmon/Matheau, Bullwinkle, Kermit, Lou Piniella, George Burns (complete list on request)
My Voice Experience
Old Style Beer, Crain's Chicago Business,Farmers Insurance, Harley Davidson, and Bally Fitness Bars: recorded at Bosco Productions....industrials:recorded at Lilys Talent Agency, Chicago and multi-voice actor for LEFT BEHIND radio drama series and DESPERADOS 2 video game, recorded at Gap Digital, Wheaton IL....my audiobook from HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING author Shepherd Mead is entitled: THE CAREFULLY CONSIDERED RAPE OF THE WORLD: now on itunes, amazon, and audible.com
Associates Degree American Academy of Dramatic Arts BFA Performance Degree Roosevelt Univ. Chicago MFA Acting Ohio Univ.
My Studio Equipment
USB Samson mic.....Mac OSX
Currently the "Voice of the Navy Pier Ferris Wheel", Chicago,... Great at character voices and cartoon voices.....quick study for ADR work (have done a few for Bosco Productions in Chicago). Because of my experience working in both state-of-the-art studio and postage stamp-sized booths, I have the flexibility and versatility to deliver what the CLIENT wants quickly and professionally!
Payment Methods Accepted
• Credit cards
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
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