Brian Beacock – Guest of Honour

Brian Beacock is an actor, writer, producer, and musician from the San Francisco Bay Area. After completing the National Tour of Les Miserables, he moved to Los Angeles where he created a diverse career including voice-overs for more than 30 cartoon series and video games including Digimon, Naruto, Bleach, Durarara, Monokukma in the Danganronpa game series, Doreamon, Blue Exorcist, Bungo Stray Dogs, Code Geass, Blue Dragon, Battle B-Daman, Toradora, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, Tales of Symphonia, Dragon Ball Super, Sailor Moon and more. Television appearances include: Imagination Movers, Kath & Kim, CSI, Passions, and NBC’s The Rerun Show. Films include: Colt Racer, To The Beat, Mulholland Drive, Buying The Cow, Globehunters, Circuit, and the upcoming horror feature Hollow Scream.

Brian has been a featured performer at the world famous Roxy on The Sunset Strip, PS 122 in NYC, and as the featured musical guest on The Conan O’Brien Show and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (singing for Betty White). Theatre credits include: the West Coast Premiere of Elegies, When Pigs Fly, Pageant, The Last Hairdresser, Naked Boys Singing, the world premiere of Wendy MacLeod’s Slow Food, and the insane 35-character one-man show Fully Committed. He and his work have been featured in the New York Times, US Magazine, People Magazine, TV Guide, Rolling Stone, Backstage West, LA Times, LA Weekly, USA Today, Daily Variety, and Entertainment Weekly.

As a writer/producer he and writing partner John Yelvington are behind the much lauded and hugely successful webseries McCracken Live! which won numerous awards and was one of only 22 shows in the world chosen to be part of Europe’s first webseries festival in Marseille, France. Brian is the creator/writer/producer of the new insane zombie comedy Acting Dead which received a Primetime Emmy Award. You can bite-and-binge watch all of Season 1 now on Amazon Prime.