Archive for June, 2013

Yuri Lowenthal

Yuri LowenthalYuri Lowenthal is a prolific actor known for his voice over work in animation and video games, including the title roles of Ben 10 and Prince of Persia, plus shows like Young Justice and Legion of Superheroes, as well as a screen actor, with credits including Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles. Yuri and his wife, fellow actor Tara Platt, created Shelf Life, an irreverent live-action comedy web series about the action figures on young boy’s shelf, and co-write Voice-Over Voice Actor: What It’s Like Behind The Mic.

Learn what appeals to him about the science fiction and fantasy genre (both as a fan and as an actor), how voice acting is more than just “doing voices” and impressions, and how he comes up with the voice for a new character. Plus, the differences between voice over and acting on camera, his most memorable convention experience, how he got composer Bear McCeary to score Shelf Life, what his dream role would be, the geekiest thing he’s ever done, and more.

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