Bill Ratner is one of Hollywood’s premier voiceover artists, performing the role of “Flint” in the TV cartoon G.I. Joe: All-American Hero, G.I. Joe: The Movie, and reprising his role of “Flint” on Family Guy, Robot Chicken, and NBC-TV’s Community. He is the game voice of “Donnel Udina” on Mass Effect 1, 2 & 3, the voice on movie trailers for Marvel’s Ant-Man, Pixar’s Inside-Out, Will Ferrell’s The Campaign, MegaMind, Talladega Nights, etc., commercials for Hyundai, Sprint, Pizza Hut, and the TV documentary narrator of Air Disasters, I Almost Got Away With It, and Behind Mansion Walls.
One of America’s leading storytellers, Bill’s spoken word performances can be heard on National Public Radio stations’ Good Food, The Business, and KCRW’s Strangers. He has performed live at the National Storytelling Festival Slam, is a nine-time winner of The Moth StorySLAMs, and a two-time winner of The Best of The Hollywood Fringe Festival Extension for solo performance.
His book from Familius Publications, Parenting for the Digital Age: The Truth behind Media’s Effect on Children and What To Do About It, achieved #1 Hot New Release on Amazon.com. His personal essays and short fiction are published in The Baltimore Review, Blue Lake Review, The Amor Fati, Pleiades, Southern Anthology, Spork, NiteBlade.com, National Cheng Kung Literary, Papier Maché Press, TV Marquee, Coast Magazine, Wolfsinger Press Metastasis anthology, The Missouri Review audio essay, and he is a contributing-author of Secrets of Voiceover Success.
HUFFINGTON POST: “More than just the premiere voiceover talent in Hollywood, Ratner writes with the subtlety and texture worthy of a literary fiction master.”
Bill teaches Voiceovers for Storytellers® for The Screen Actors Guild Foundation, SAG-AFTRA, and at storytelling festivals and conferences across the country. He earned a Masters in Fine Arts in Creative Writing from U.C. Riverside/Palm Desert, is a graduate of Vermont College of Fine Arts, and a member of Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television & Radio Artists, Actors Equity Association, and the National Storytelling Network.