JERRY BUCKNER VOICE ACTOR Jerry brings emotion and strength to the scripts he reads. You can hear it in the many voice styles he has adapted from 25+ years performing on TV and Radio. JERRY'S VOICE STYLES: Southern American Tough Manly Gritty Storyteller Narrator Gravelly Conversational Although a versatile voice talent, Jerry is best known for his deep and personal "Southern American" voice like Sam Elliot and a "Warm" and "Friendly" voice like Morgan Freeman. As the narrator for the History Channel reality show, "Big Shrimpin' " Jerry even added a little Louisiana Cajun accent to his repertoire., You can hear Jerry's softer more gentlemanly southern voice style as narrator for the, "Get In The Game" and "NWTF" sports TV shows. Jerry likes narrating period pieces especially the Civil War. He is an avid reader of American History and draws from that experience in his performance. Hear all of Jerry's voice samples at (Website hidden) NOT JUST A VOICE TALENT Jerry is a recognized talent worldwide through his music and acting. He has been interviewed or appeared on 60 Minutes, CBS Evening News, MTV, Entertainment Tonight, People Magazine, Us Magazine, L.A. Times among others. EXPERIENCE Jerry Buckner spent 25 years on morning radio performing a variety of characters. "It was great fun, explains Jerry, and I learned a lot about timing and putting just the right amount of emotion in my character to make it come alive. Whether it's a commercial, documentary or learning script the listener needs to think you believe what you are saying or you lose them." Let Jerry voice your next project whether it's for Documentaries, Business, Educational, Radio, TV, Internet, Telephone, Video Games or Audiobooks he will deliver your message the way you want it delivered with passion, energy and conviction! 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 BE SURE TO ADD ME TO YOUR FAVORITES FOR FUTURE PROJECTS
English (North American), English
North American, US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta)
Middle Aged, Senior
Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Radio, Television
I spent 26 years in broadcast radio performing character voices for a network of radio stations including ABC Radio doing a variety of character voices (Southern American, Tough, Gritty and Commical). 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
History Channel, Disney, Ford, Chevy, Mitsubishi, Microsoft, Waffle House, ABC Radio, GE, Papa Johns Pizza,
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