Training

Toronto, Canada based. Dances like nobody’s watching but secretly hopes everyone’s watching. Loves a good chicken wing. Tries to offset chicken intake with ample exercise. Is often unsuccessful.


Voice Acting/Voiceover

With a background in radio broadcasting, Tyler has been connected to the industry to the better part of a decade. A semifinalist in the 2020 “Ultimate VO Survivor” competition, Tyler spends a lot of time in the booth training and honing his craft. Below are a number of instructors and industry professionals he’s had the privilege of training with.

Commercial VO Workshop |
Kim Hurdon Casting – Caroly Larson
Deb Munroe
Damon Papadopoulos

Intro to Motion Capture |
Mocap Vaults – Pascal Langdale

Video Game VO Workshop |
Ellen Dubin

Promo VO Workshop |
Trailer Voice Artists – Zach Valdivia

Animation VO Workshops |
Kim Hurdon Casting – Krystal Meadows
Voiceover Network – Lori Alan
Elley Ray Hennessey
Melissa Altro
Bryn McAuley
Taylor Abrahams
David Stinson AiVA – Julie Maddalena

Audition VO Workshops |
Jessie Thomson
Debra Toffen
Nathalie Toriel


Improv/Comedy

Tyler is a trained improviser and is no stranger to a short or longform set. In 2019, his troupe Uncooked Hot Dogs won the annual “Fever Pitch” Improv Contest hosted by Bad Dog Comedy Theatre. While learning by performing is always great, Tyler has also trained in improv as well as stand up throughout the years. Courses taken include:

Acting for Improv |
Kirsten Rasmussen

Harold Basics |
Jess Bryson

Scene Diagnostics |
Nicole Passmore

Scene Diagnostics Advanced |
Etan Muskat

Stand Up Tier 1 |
Ryan Dillon

Longform Basics |
Bad Dog – Nicole Passmore

Longform Advanced |
Nicole Passmore

Improv Foundation Level 2 |
Anders Yates

Improv Foundation Level 3 |
Vance Gillis


Radio

Prior to breaking into the voice acting/voiceover industry full time, Tyler worked as a copywriter for G98.7 FM in Toronto, Ontario and KIX FM and YL Country in Peace River Alberta. During his time as a copywriter, he also snuck into the booth to voice a number of commercials, and in Peace River hosted an on air music show for 3 months called Tyler’s Ten Plus.


College

In 2013, Tyler graduated from the Humber School of Media Studies and Information Technology in Toronto, Canada with a radio broadcasting Diploma. During his 2 years in the program, he was awarded both the Sirius Satellite Radio Scholarship and the CINA Radio Award for Diversity in Audio Media.

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