offers fourteen years of experience as an on-camera and voiceover actor 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.
Her thousands of voiceovers include commercials, e-learning courses, medical lectures, web videos and characters such as customers, employees, an elf and a princess. Clients from national and international companies say she has a gift for making dry or technical copy sound interesting.
And she’s performed 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 author who has published two humorous novels, four historical romances, two novellas and dozens of non-fiction articles. Her Wars of the Roses Brides trilogy reached #1 Historical Romance on Amazon in the US, Canada and Australia. Ruth’s 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