Byron Wagner  Sherman Oaks, CA, US

Byron Wagner
Byron Wagner

Byron Wagner

Highlights

The demo says it all (or at least a lot of it). ;-) One of my specialties is communicating complex and difficult concepts and subjects (technology, medical, dental, legal, and academic) in an engaging and compelling way. I'm Standard American Pronunciation from birth, thanks to Omaha, cradle of Brando, Carson, Cavett, the Fondas (and yes, Gerald Ford)...

Languages

English (North American), English (British), English (Scottish), English (Irish), English

Accents

I do Texan, Yiddish, Bronx, Long Island, French, Russian, Italian, Israeli, German, Japanese, UK (Manchester,Cockney)

Ages

Teen, Young Adult, Middle Aged, Senior

Special Skills

Cartoons, Movie Trailers, Documentaries, Audiobooks, Business, Educational, Radio, Telephone, Videogames, Podcasting, Television, Internet

Experience

Started at age eight in Omaha, Nebraska doing spots for Bozell & Jacobs (Frito-Lay, Godfather's Pizza, plus regional and local). Moved to L.A. in the '70's, the UK in '04, then back to the states in '06. Lately, I've been doing lots of commercials, animation, corporate, and audiobooks.

Credentials

Education

My theatre training and experience started at age eight. Venues include Omaha Junior Theatre, THe Omaha Playhouse, Ohio University, The Victory Theatre (L.A.)

I studied body movement and mime with Juki Arkin (student of Etienne Decroux), Meisner technique with Maria Gobetti and Tom Ormeny in L.A. I'm a longstanding magician member of the Magic Castle.

I held staff on-air positions at KFAB, KBON, KCRW, and KIOS.

SAG on-camera work for CBS sitcoms.

Currently studying with Richard Tatum and Roger Scott.

Studio

  • Microphone

    Neumann & Sennheiser large and small capsule condensers

  • Computer & Software

    Multiple Intel Macs, ProTools, Logic 9, etc.

  • Special Equipment

    Telos Zephyr ISDN codec, G.722, MPEG Layer 2 & 3., Source Connect

  • Delivery Methods

    ISDN, Source Connect, FTP, Email, Carrier Pigeon, etc.

  • Turnaround Time

    Often less than 3 hours

Client List

Disney, Frito-Lay, Random House, Audible, Books On Tape, Indegene, Pfizer, Apple

Payment Terms

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Next Steps

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