offers fourteen years of experience as an actor and voiceover talent based in Chicago (represented by DDO Chicago) and Atlanta (represented by Coastal Talent).
On-camera credits include numerous independent features and short films, national and local TV commercials, web series, pilots, industrials and internet videos for clients including The Onion.
She’s done thousands of voiceovers, including commercials, e-learning courses, medical lectures, web videos and characters including customers, employees, an elf and a princess. Clients say she has a gift for making dry or technical copy sound interesting.
And she’s performed on stages at venues including iO and ComedySportz. Her unparalleled improvisational speed talking has been featured on America’s Funniest People and productions including a 24-hour event streamed on Facebook.
Ruth has extensive corporate role playing experience, is a humorous storyteller and presents a variety of workshops including “Essential Sales Skills for Actors,” “Creating a Persistence Plan” and “Improv for Authors.”
She’s also an award-winning, Amazon-bestselling author who has published two humorous novels, four historical romances, two novellas and dozens of non-fiction articles. Her freelance editing skills enhance many types of copy and scripts, and she has critiqued for a NYT and USA Today bestselling and other authors. For more information, visit www.ruthkaufman.com.
IN THE MEDIA:
Authority Magazine: Rising Star Ruth Kaufman
Jeff & Dave Podcast, Ep. 11: Creative Swiss Army Knife Ruth Kaufman
The Voice Peddler Interviews, Ep. 24: Ruth Kaufman
Chicago Reader: Chicago voice-over actor and romance novelist Ruth Kaufman