Animation Clinic - Bob Bergen - Wed, November 14th | 7-10pm
Being in the presence of an industry professional does not guarantee employment, as the clinics are for educational purposes only.
Animation Voice-Over Coach
All characters have a voice, but not all voices have character. Discover the nuances in story and intent to take your animation auditions from just funny voices to solid, memorable characters.
Two-time Emmy-nominated actor Bob Bergen has worked in all aspects of television: from sitcoms to soaps to game shows — hosting Jep!, the kids’ version of Jeopardy!, for GSN. His voice is heard in thousands of commercials, promos, animated series and specials. He's worked on dozens of feature films, including Minions, Wreck it Ralph, The Lorax, Tangled, Tinker Bell, Spirited Away, A Bug’s Life, Iron Giant, The Emperor’s New Groove, Up and the Disney short Get a Horse. He voices Luke Skywalker in the Robot Chicken: Star Wars specials and is an Annie Award nominee for playing Cadet in the two-time Emmy-nominated series Duck Dodgers. His current animated series work includes Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Marvel's Avengers Assemble, Clarence and the voice of Porky Pig in the animated series Wabbit: A Looney Tunes Production.
Bergen has been an active member of the Television Academy since 1994, serving on the Performers Peer Group Executive Committee, Daytime Committee, Executive Committee (three years), Television Academy Honors Committee, Governors Award Committee (chair), Governors Ball Committee and Membership Committee. Over the years, he's served as co-host and announcer for the Creative Arts Daytime Emmy Awards. Since 1987 he has been a volunteer Big Brother for two boys, and was honored as Jewish Big Brother of the Year in 2007.
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