Kenny is a multi award winning voice actor and voiceover artist. A natural Scot, Kenny is confident recording his his natural Scottish accent or Neutral Rp
He graduated from Queen Margaret’s College, Edinburgh in 2000 with a BA Acting (Hons.Dist) and he’s the first from there to win the prestigious BBC radio “Carleton Hobbs” Bursary award.
He spent his first year on the BBC radio drama company in London, working exclusively in radio drama. To date he has performed in over 300 BBC radio plays, often playing several characters in a production. This versatility of age and accents has led to him being one of the UK’s most prolific & versatile voice actors.
Kenny has over 20 years experience in commercial & corporate voiceovers, working on campaigns large and small.
Accents: Scottish (Standard, Glasgow, South, Orkneys Islands), Newcastle, Manchester, Liverpool, South Wales, South London, Estuary London, R.P., West Country, Dublin, Belfast, Standard American, New York, Southern American, Australian, South African.
Awards & Nominations:
BBC “Carleton Hobbs” Award Winner 2000
VOX Best Male Performance Winner 2017
Audiophile Magazine “Earphone” Winner 2018
VOX Best Male Character 2018 Finalist
Audie2019 Award Finalist
Clients: National clients include the current Xero ads, Paddy Power, Go Compare, Ratedpeopledotcom, Jus Roll, Broadband Genie, 23 and Me, BBC radio, 23&Me, Scottish Power as well as Barratt Homes, Tesco, Tunnocks, BP, Volkswagen, KLM, Transocean, Argos BBC, ITV & Sky to name a few.
He has recorded over 70 talking books for authors like Ian Banks, Christopher Brookemyre & Anne Cleeves whose final Shetland novel “WildFire” won him the Audiofile magazine Earphone award and was nominated for an Audie2019. He also has three audibooks available on BBC sounds.
He has worked on animations for the BBC, Eyebolls, BigMouth Audio and CITV and plays characters in computer games including Assassins Creed – Chronicles, Murderous Pursuits, Wulverblade & Warhammer 40k.
Studio: Kenny travels to studios up and down the UK but also has his own ISDN/Source Connect enabled voice over studio in Scotland and now works all over the world in a multitude of British accents and characters as well as many voices from further afield.
Microphone used; Sontronics ST 10, Editing software/hardware; Adobe Audition, Other studio information; Sennheiser MK4 ISDN, Source Connect, iPDTL & Clean Feed.