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Where: Online

When: November 11-13, 2021

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Seán Cullen

Voice Actor, Freelance

Expect the unexpected with Seán Cullen, a nimble master of improvisation and accomplished impressionist who delights in the absurd. For two-and-a-half decades, Cullen has dominated the Canadian comedy scene as an award-winning comedian, actor, author and screenwriter.

Just last year, Sean returned to Just for Laughs festival in Montreal with is own hour long show! Additionally, after ten years, Sean traveled back to Melbourne Australia for a successful FIVE STAR reviewed performance at The Melbourne Comedy Festival. Not only that, Sean won a Canadian Screen Award for his voice work on Almost Naked Animals! It has a huge year for Sean, and he's excited for more to come.

Sean Cullen is regularly broadcast on TVs across the globe. In live action, Sean is a series regular and star panelist on Match Game (The Comedy Network), and has guest starred or appeared in Spun Out (CTV), Murdoch Mysteries, What Would Sal Do (Super Channel), The Stanley Dynamic, Odd Squad (TVO Kids), and was featured on the Just For Laughs: All Access (The Comedy Network), The Halifax Comedy Festival (CBC), and the Winnipeg Comedy Festival ( CBC) television specials.

In animation, Sean's leant his voice and contributed stories to the children's animated series Rocket Monkeys as Gus (Teletoon) and to Almost Naked Animals playing Narwhal and Piggy (YTV/Cartoon Network/CITV UK) - the series was selected as one of People Magazine's top children's shows and earned him a Gemini-nomination for Best Writing in a Children's or Youth Program or Series. Sean also regularly voices Shelbourne, Tim, and Old Rick in Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Inspector Gadget (Teletoon), Knuckleheads (CBC/Teletoon), and Winston Steinburger (Teletoon), among others.

• ACTRA Award Nomination (2019) Outstanding Performance – Voice (Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs)

•• ACTRA Award WINNER (2011) Outstanding Performance – Voice (Jimmy Two-Shoes)

••• Canadian Screen Award WINNER (2014) – Best Performance in an Animated Program (Almost Naked Animals)

•••• Gemini Award for Performance in a Variety Series - Just for Laughs Episode 1

- Canadian Comedy Award winner for Best Male Performance

8:00PM - 9:00PM

TAAFI Spatial Chat

Augmented Voice Actor Improv Hour

What better way to close out hopefully the last fully online animation conference than by joining in on the silliest live augmented cartoon improv hour with celebrity voice actors?!

Sean Cullen, Chris McPherson, Sunday Muse and Christian Potenza go head to head to head to head in the silliest augmented improv hour this side of the pandemic. Suggestions from the audience, check. Weird snapchat filters on the voice actors turning them into cartoons or baboons, check. Let's laugh our asses off together, apart.

We'll be viewing this show in TAAFI's Spatial Chat. Click the link to join. Have your mic and camera working to mix and mingle as we laugh the pencils right out of our hands. https://spatial.chat/s/TAAFI

With Christian Potenza Actor, Voice Actor, Infinity Forge Chris McPherson Voice Actor, Freelance Sunday Muse Voice Actor, Freelance Seán Cullen Voice Actor, Freelance

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