Atlanta, Georgia, US
I do a variety of voices including: Southern American, Tough, Manly, Gritty, Storyteller, Narrator, Gravelly and Conversational. My specialty is "Southern American" with various deliveries including in the style of Sam Elliot. I also do great Gritty/Gravelly/Cowboy voices. I was the narrator for the History Channel reality show, "Big Shrimpin' " where I used a slight Louisiana Cajun accent, NOT JUST A VOICE TALENT: In addition to voice acting I am a song writer, artist and record producer with credits including "Pac-Man Fever", "Theme to WKRP In Cincinnati" and the theme to the hit Disney movie "Wreck-It Wreck-It Ralph" among others. I have been interviewed or appeared on 60 Minutes, CBS Evening News, MTV, Entertainment Tonight, People Magazine, Us Magazine, L.A. Times among others. EXPERIENCE: I spent 25 years on morning radio performing and developing a variety of characters. CLIENT FEEDBACK: "You nailed it! The client was looking for a very specific feel in this read, you provided it, smooth like the honey in the video! Working with you was also great, I look forward to our next projects together!" From Melissa Kelman / voices.com "Jerry was a perfect fit for this project. He nailed our voice over read on the first take. Thanks for making our project a success!" From Keith Lucier / Keith-Media Publications "Jerry's audition file was so good that the client approved the read based simply on that. His communication and turn around times where excellent. I would recommend working with Jerry anytime". From Aaron Randerson / Image Studios BROADCASTING/ VOICE TALENT AWARDS: 1999 A.I.R. AWARD/ NOMINATED 2000 A.I.R. AWARD/ WINNER 2001 A.I.R. AWARD/ NOMINATED 2003 A.I.R. AWARD/ NOMINATED.
English (North American), English
North American, US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta)
Middle Aged (35-54), Senior (55+)
Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet Video, Radio, Television
I spent 26 years in broadcast radio performing character voices for a network of radio stations including ABC Radio featuring my Southern American, Tough, Gritty and Storytelling voices. I have worked with Mary Tyler Moore, Joe Piscopo, Mr T among others and appeared twice on the hit TV show "In The Heat Of The Night". I was narrator for the History Channel's reality show Big Shrimpin' and just completed a documentary narration for the national magazine "Rat Rod."
High school graduate.
26 Years in Radio/TV as a character actor voicing national commercials and appearing on network TV.
2 Audio-Technics At4033a / 1 Blue THX Broadcast Quality Studio Microphones
Computer & Software
Lenovo IdeaCentre PC with Dual Intel Pentium and Celeron Processors
Edirol Audio Capture UA 700 Audio Interface/ 24 bit 96 khz/ 2 Casio Professional Keyboards and A full library of royalty free pr
Mp3 via the internet / FTP Website
As required by the client
Jerry Buckner does voiceovers for all media including radio, television, internet & podcasts. Jerry composes original music for jingles, movie soundtracks and documentaries.
Jerry was really great to work with. He took direction well and was very patient throughout a job that had many twists and turns. Always available and ready to deliver new files at a moment’s notice, Jerry is a true proChevy Siverado
Dave Dittgen – Chevy Siverado
Best-in-class & professional all-around: in quality of deliverables, communication, and turnaround. I will not hesitate to use Jerry again in the near future.Bone Fire Smokehouse
KB- Bone Fire Smokehouse
Jerry was extremely professional, very fast, and did everything he could to make sure we were happy with the final product.Video Game Producer
Brad Bower – Video Game Producer
Voice Over Clients
History Channel, Disney, Ford, Chevy, Mitsubishi, Microsoft, Waffle House, ABC Radio, GE, Papa Johns Pizza,
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