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Adam Behr

(biography)

Adam Behr is an Award-winning international voice artist, with a 20 year background in film, television and commercial production. He is a trained voice artist , producer, puppeteer, actor, designer, art director, special effects artist and businessman, with numerous credits in each one of these categories. He holds a Post graduate degree in Dramatic Arts, and numerous other certificates for Voiceover course training.

 As a Voice Artist, Adam has worked with many of the world's top companies such as CNN, CBS, BBC America, Sony, Coca-Cola, The World Health organization, Shell, Cisco, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft, Clearchannel, Deloitte Touche, Tohmatsu, KBR-Halliburton, Mattel, Mainframe, Electronic Arts, John Hancock ,Harley-Davidson, Blockbuster, US Health, CCP Games, X-Box, Land Rover, Moneygram, BMW and Harley Davidson Stores, Restaurant chain commercials and many more...He has a home voiceover studio and mobile voiceover studio.He has voiced many major characters in animation and videogames, including major titles for Electronic Arts, and is the voice of "Titanium Chef", the lead villain in CBS's "Sushi Pack".

 

Within four years of training as a voiceover artist, Adam acquired a home studio, clients all over the world and is attached as Voice producer to several international projects.

As a business developer, Adam started successful businesses from scratch, with no capital and developed them into profitable, successful entities.

 

He's worked as a puppeteer and effects artist on many major Hollywood projects, including Muppet movies, Cats and Dogs, I Robot, Alien vs Predator 2, Snakes on a Plane, Snow Dogs, Slither, The Santa Clause 2, Scary Movie 3, The Sixth Day, and Willard, among others. TV credits include, The X-Files, Millennium, Stargate SG-1, The outer Limits, Poltergeist, The New Addams Family, The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Next Mutation, and many more...

 

Adam is a very versatile performer, working in more than 25 different accents in many different mediums of voiceover, including Animation, Promos and Movie trailers, Documentaries, Audiobooks, Commercials , Industrials, Corporate I.D.'s and messaging, and a multitude of other media applications. He is the signature voice of various products and channels, including Bio-oil, and the Afrotainment channel. He has also done voiceover work in Afrikaans, Zulu, and Swahili.

 

Awards include the 2007 Voicey Award for "Best Male Voice of the year", and nominations for the 2008 Voicey in the "Best Foreign Voice " category, and Gemini Nomination for Special Effects Make-Up for Stargate SG-1, Applied Arts Design Award, and Society of Industrial Editors recognition for Excellence in Art Direction.