Kurt Kelly

Kurt Kelly

Producer - Director, Actor & Voice Over Artist, Kurt Kelly Actor Voice Over
 

Currently employed at Marla Dell Talent Agency, Inc., VOX, The Talent Shop, Shirley Hamilton Inc, Actors Reporter, Sony Entertainment Television, Voice Talent Productions, Voices , Voice123, Live Video Inc - Kurt Kelly Voice Over, Live Video Inc, Kurt Kelly Actor Voice Over

Previous: KKEI - Backstage Pass All Access ®, Vosaic - U OF I - Microsoft - IBM, CBS - Westwood One, Shadow Broadcasting, Ardman Broadcasting, Nationwide Communications, CBS , CBS, Transtar - Unistar , CBS - Transtar - Unistar - Westwood One , ABC , ABC, ABC , KTKS, NBC

 

Previous: Santa Monica College, Oakland Community College, Northern Michigan University

 

    Summary

    Kurt Kelly “THE VOICE OF EXPERIENCE” Founder, President, CEO, Live Video, Inc. Producer/Director Actor, Voice Artist One of America’s most successful media strategists and best-known voiceover artists, Kurt Kelly has been intensely involved in all aspects of multimedia entertainment and technology for more than three decades. His panoramic experience includes the fields of film, television, radio, satellite, distribution, multimedia, the Internet, video games, syndication, marketing, consulting, M&A’s, IPO’s, funding, charity, International Business, broadcast administration and ownership. Kelly has produced, directed, acted and hosted worldwide satellite broadcasts, live concerts, films, television series and specials, red carpet events, political functions, news, videos and music recordings. He has spearheaded the development and build-out of complete network broadcast and recording facilities, pioneered audience research, domestic and international syndication, sales and distribution centers, Research and Development Technologies, Intellectual Properties, Patents, Trademarks, Internet Service Providers and Virtual Private Networks (VPNs). Beginning his professional broadcasting career at the age of 12, Kelly has gone on to serve in virtually every capacity of on-air talent and/or management for many of America’s and the World’s leading networks, distributors and broadcast groups, including Sony Entertainment Network – PIX Movie Channel, CBS, NBC, CNBC-e, CapitalCities/ABC, Disney, HBO, VH-1, MTV, Showtime, AP, UPI, PBS, Transtar/Unistar, Westwood One, Golden West, Metromedia, Radio International, Kelly Sargent Productions, Fields Communications, Fox, NTV, Travel Channel, Nat Geo, Discovery, and Nationwide Communications. Examples of his on-air work are showcased in the Museums of Radio & Television in New York, Chicago and Beverly Hills. Additionally, Kelly has worked successfully with a string of A-list Actors, recording artists and bands in and out of the studio. In 1992 Kelly was nominated for and achieved lifetime membership to the Who’s Who Worldwide –Executive Club of World Leaders Platinum Edition and subsequent editions in recognition of his contributions and accomplishments in the fields of entertainment management and leadership. In 1994 he received lifetime membership in Sterling’s Who’s Who. He also has received many awards and accolades for his philanthropic endeavors on behalf of child abuse prevention, endangered species preservation and several other humanitarian causes. As a member of SAG (Screen Actors Guild), AFTRA (American Federation of Television and Radio Artists), Hollywood Film Society, Los Angeles Press Club, American Film Institute, among others; Kelly has worked personally with some the most dynamic professionals in the entertainment industry, global business leaders, political figures and luminaries. “One day, Kurt should run for mayor of Hollywood,” enthuses media executive Jaber AlMuhanna. “He’d certainly get my vote!” A consummate professional with an impressive track record of success in every genre he has undertaken, Kurt Kelly is hailed as one of hardest working, team-oriented talents working today. Executive Producer, Director, and/or Hosting Credits Kurt Kelly has been involved in numerous live global satellite broadcasts, international and domestic television, film, radio, Internet and video projects, live concerts and charity benefits. His roles have included creator, writer, host, reporter, actor, executive producer, and/or director. A partial list of his credits: • Signature voice for Sony Entertainment Television – PIX Network Movie Channel • Actor, voice artist, producer, director signed with major agencies in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Detroit, Long Island, Houston, Charlotte, Salt Lake City and globally • Crosby, Stills & Nash UNICEF Benefit Live from the United Nations • Rock for the Americas Live UNICEF – United Nations

Experiences

Actor & Voice Over Artist

At Marla Dell Talent Agency, Inc.

From March 2013 to Present
Voice Over Artist, Host at Marla Dell Talent Agency, Inc. Voice Over Artist, Actor, Host: Movie Trailers, Films, Television Hosting, Television Narration, Radio/Television Imaging & Promos, Animation, Industrials, Training/Education, Commercials, Internet, Satellite, Cable, Webasodes,...
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Actor & Voice Over Artist

At VOX

From September 2012 to Present
(2 years 3 months) Host: Movie Trailers, Films, Television Hosting, Television Narration, Radio/Television Imaging & Promos, Animation, Industrials, Training/Education, Commercials, Internet, Satellite, Cable, Webasodes, Pre/Post Production, greetings voice mail, greeting voice mail, voice...
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Actor & Voice Over Artist

At The Talent Shop

From August 2012 to Present
Voice Over Artist, Host at Productions Plus - August 2012 - Present (2 years 4 months) Executive Producer/Director, Voice Over Artist, Actor: Movie Trailers, Films, Television Hosting, Television Narration, Radio/Television Imaging & Promos, Animation, Industrials, Training/Education,...
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Actor & Voice Over Artist

At Shirley Hamilton Inc

From August 2012 to Present
Voice Over Artist, Host August 2012 - Present (2 years 4 months) Executive Producer/Director, Voice Over Artist, Actor: Movie Trailers, Films, Television Hosting, Television Narration, Radio/Television Imaging & Promos, Animation, Industrials, Training/Education, Commercials, Internet,...
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Signature Voice for Sony- PIX

At Sony Entertainment Television

From September 2011 to Present
is the Signature Voice for Sony- PIX Television Network http://www.pixtelevision.com/ His voice has contributed to PIX's overall strong performance in a highly competitive category. We appreciate the hard work and flair that constantly reflects in his work which has helped us stay ahead...
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Reporter & Executive Producer

At Actors Reporter

From September 2011 to Present
Fab all-around guy, Actors Reporter is proud to be working with Kurt Kelly, Host - Executive Producer - Director. http://www.actorsreporter.com/2011/calendar-girl/actors-reporter-coverage-of-the-32nd-american-film-market-with-h Celebrate your accomplishments! Pepper Jay Pepper Jay...
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Actor & Voice Over Artist

At Voice Talent Productions

From May 2011 to Present
Voice Over Artist, Host at Voice Talent Productions (3 years 7 months) Voice Talent Productions A new and unique New York based talent agency specializing in voiceover. We represent some of the top voice talent from around the world connecting you with the voices you hear every day on...
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Actor & Voice Over Artist

At Voices

From May 2010 to Present
Voice Over Artist, Host May 2010 - Present (4 years 7 months) http://www.voicehunter.com/talent/?id=263 Technology: has own private studio, All file types, Source Connect, ISDN, numerous mics and studio fear Pricing: Quote on Request Commercials, and every other type of voice...
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Actor & Voice Over Artist

At Voice123

From May 2009 to Present
Voice Over Artist, Host at Voice123 Distinct, Guy Next Door-Movie Trailer & Characters Voice Over Artist, Host May 2009 - Present (5 years 7 months) Distinct, Guy Next Door-Movie Trailer & Characters
 

CEO

At Live Video Inc - Kurt Kelly Voice Over

From 1996 to Present
 

Producer - Director, Actor & Voice Over Artist

At Kurt Kelly Actor Voice Over

From May 1985 to Present
see www.kurtkelly.com Executive Producer/Director, Voice Over Artist, Actor: Movie Trailers, Films, Television Hosting, Television Narration, Radio/Television Imaging & Promos, Animation, Industrials, Training/Education, Commercials, Internet, Satellite, Cable, Webasodes, Pre/Post...
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Founder & Executive Producer

At Live Video Inc

From January 1985 to Present
CEO, Founder Live Video Inc www.livevideoinc.com Producer - Director, Actor & Voice Over Artist Kurt Kelly has been aggressively involved in all aspects of multimedia entertainment, business and technology; including radio, television, film, performing, programming, marketing, news, sales,...
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Santa Monica College, Santa Monica

High Honors - Advanced Arts, Santa Monica college

From 2006 to 2009
1 recommendation available upon request
 

Executive Producer & Director

At KKEI - Backstage Pass All Access ®

From 1996 to 2002
An original television series from Executive Producer, Director, Host Kurt Kelly. Featuring a never before seen look backstage, in the studio, on the road, in person with the people who make it happen in the music and entertainment industry. Original footage with Kurt Kelly featuring,...
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Consultant- Project Team Leader

At Vosaic - U OF I - Microsoft - IBM

From 1995 to 2000
Consultant, Director of Marketing & Business Development, Entertainment Division for promoting audio/video Internet download plug-in patent technology for multimedia broadcast streaming for business-to-business and business-to-consumer applications * Developed marketing and sales strategies for...
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Talent and Management

At CBS - Westwood One

From 1993 to 1996
Talent and Management
 

News Reporter & Traffic Reporter

At Shadow Broadcasting

From 1993 to 1994
On AIr Talent - Host, and News Reporter
 

Program Director, Talent

At Ardman Broadcasting

From 1992 to 1993
Program Director, On Air Talent, Consultant
 

Ast Program Director & Music Director - Talent

At Nationwide Communications

From 1990 to 1992
Music Director - Talent at KHMX - Nationwide Communications # 1 rated On Air Host, Start-up Management Team that launched KHMX. Program scheduling and content, research and development. 1 recommendation available upon request Program Director - Talent at KCBS-FM (Formerly KNX-FM, KODJ-FM) -...
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Program Director

At CBS

From 1988 to 1990
On Air Host - Talent, Investigative News Reporting, Program Director, Group Consultant, Marketing, Research, Promotion, Computers IT, Production, Syndication
 

Executive Management & Producer

At CBS

From 1987 to 1990
On Air Broadcast Talent, Executive Management, Producer, Consultant.
 

Network Program Director

At CBS - Transtar - Unistar - Westwood One

From 1987 to 1988
Talent - Adult Rock at Unistar via Domestic and International Satellite. Program Director and Architect. Consultant, Promotion and Research.
 

Network Architect & Program Director

At Transtar - Unistar

From 1987 to 1988
2 recommendations available upon request International Broadcast Host - Talent
 

Program Director - Network Consultant

At ABC

From 1985 to 1987
Ran Network Programming, Consulted Owned and Operated Stations
 

Program/Music Director

At ABC

From 1985 to 1987
Talent at KLOS - ABC Network with Joe Walsh of The Eagles, and Rick "The Bass Player" Rosas from Neil Young & The Heart-breakers. International and Domestic Program Host and Co-Creator of the Series Reelin 'N A Rockin", "The Doors Special", "Rock For The Americas" with UNICEF and The UN General...
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Program Director & News Reporter

At ABC

From 1984 to 1987
with Joe Walsh of The Eagles, and Rick "The Bass Player" Rosas from Neil Young & The Heart-breakers. International and Domestic Program Host and Co-Creator of the Series Reelin 'N A Rockin", "The Doors Special", "Rock For The Americas" with UNICEF and The UN General Counsel, "Lou Graham From...
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Asst Program Director, Music & Research Director

At KTKS

From 1984 to 1985
On Air Host - Talent, part of the original ABC Management start-up team. Group Consultant, Computer Specialist, Research and Program Director. 1 recommendation available upon request
 

Research Director

At NBC

From 1983 to 1984
On Air Talent - Host, Investigative News Reporter. Marketing, Research, Programming and Computers. 1 recommendation available upon request
 

Investigative News Reporter

At NBC

From 1982 to 1984
On Air Host - Talent, Investigative News Reporter, Management, Programming , Computer IT, Research, Marketing. Director, Consultant.
 

Oakland Community College, Royal Oak

High Honors, Advanced Liberal Arts, Oakland Community College

From 1980 to 1982
Santa Monica College High Academic Honors, Associate in Fine Arts - Broadcast Communications 1 recommendation available upon request
 

Northern Michigan University, Marquette

High Academic Honors, Music - Acting - Fine Arts, Northern Michigan University

From 1977 to 1980
High Academic Honors, Music - Acting - Fine Arts Oakland Community College High Honors, Advanced Liberal Arts Santa Monica College High Academic Honors, Associate in Fine Arts - Broadcast Communications 1 recommendation available upon request
 

Skills

 
  • Actor
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  • Audio recording
  • BROADCAST
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