ANDREW BUKENYA

Actor, Extra, Model, Singer, Other Musician,… more

New South Wales, Australia
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Andrew Bukenya VOICE OVER Reel

A. Bukenya Voice Reel prod by Luke Brodie @audioset & add prod by Yannik Lawry @StudioUnderTheStairs

01Andrew Bukenya VOICE OVER Reel
02NHK Weekend Japanology 'Karuta' (cards)
03Radio Demo Tokyo FM
04McDonalds I'm lovin it
05Concord (French) TVCM jingle
06Toshiba Tokyo FM
07EKI-KABE (Japanese voice over)
08The Water is Wide-DOCOMO communications
09SO-TEC (DEEP VOICE) I.T voiceover
010Lo how a rose (CLASSICAL)
11Andrew Bukenya AUDIBLE demo
12Young hearts run free (DISCO)
13Petals On a Pool by Patrick Gale
14The Lazy River (excerpt 26-7)
15ROMANCE
16Customer Service
17HISTORY

Physical Attributes

Height:
182 cm / 6ft 0in
Weight:
75 kg / 165 lbs
Ethnicity:
Black / African descent
Chest:
86 cm / 34 in
Skin color:
Black
Waist:
81 cm / 32 in
Eye color:
Brown
Hair color:
Other
Hair length:
None
Hair type:
Bald

Credits & experience

2021
  • KOALA TVC/00H/Billboard (Nick Kelly for eight.com.au) : Model
  • Telstra 'Belong' TVC campaign song "Born This Way", SONAR PRODUCTIONS : Off screen vocals/bts footage
  • Knuckles Animation : Co-lead narrator, e-learning interactive animation for Dept of Agriculture, Water & Environment
  • Sydney Festival Supper Club, Eternity Festival : Host/Curator
  • SYDNEY FESTIVAL, Barrangaroo : Soloist : The Rise and Fall of St George
2020
  • The Rise and Fall of St George, Melbourne Recital Centre, Midsumma Festival : Soloist in new work by Paul Mac and Lachlan Philpott
2019
  • Spike Lee Presentation, Sydney Town Hall, Vivid Festival : Singer & Musical Director
  • Andrew Bukenya Presents 'Do The Spike Thing", Vivid Festival, Art Gallery of NSW : MC, Musical Director/Singer and Producer
  • Love & Disability Festival, Sydney : MC
  • BrainStorm For a Cure , AIS, Canberra : MC

Acting

Acting experience

Previous paid speaking roles


Languages
  • English
  • Japanese

Accents
  • UK Cockney
  • UK English
  • UK Posh
  • African
  • Japanese

Union memberships
  • Equity

TV TOKYO 'Love Around The World' (short film)
Theatre; 3rd God in 'The Good Person of Setzchuan' by Brecht (Tokyo & Osaka in Japanese)
Horse in 'The Full Monty' Kenneth More Theatre London,The Voice in Little Shop of Horrors Pharaoh in 'Joseph &his technicolour Dreamcoat' (Edinburgh Fest), Broadway Unplugged (Vanguard, Sydney) &HAIR (exclAIM Theatre co.)
Short & Sweet Festival Sydney

Extras

Extras experience

Previous speaking roles


Extras agent

SASS MGT


Modelling

Modeling experience

Full-time model - paid commercial work


RUNWAY: Style aGENDA (Mardi Gras Festival),
PacificRunway (Carriageworks)
Tokyo Ready To Wear- Comme Ca & Koshino Satoh,
Ermenegildo Zegna (Tokyo & Osaka)
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, EricaAmerica, Sydney
EDITORIAL: Esquire Japan, Peg Underwear TITLE, W, Popeye, Mr. Hi- Fashion, Mens Tenoras
SONY
TVCM. Sega, Glico, Tokyo Disneyland (JAPAN), David Jones (with Jessica Gomez), Bundaberg Rum
Catalog: Mens Tenoras Japan

Music

Vocal ability

Classically trained


Vocal range

Bass


Singing styles
  • Pop
  • Classical
  • Opera

Favourite genres
  • Pop
  • Jazz
  • Classical

Influences: Toto, Chicago, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Brian Mcknight, Rem, Jamie Callam, Kate Bush.ed Sheeran

University of East Anglia (UEA),UK BA (hons) in music majoring in singing & Conducting
Tokyo National University of Music & Fine Arts (GEIDAI)
Scholarships; Norwich & Peterborough Building Society Performance scholarship,Princes Trust Full scholarship, Japanese Ministry of Education (MONBUSHO) scholarship
Skills..Piano.Voice (Bass, trained classical singer repertoire from renaissance to contemporary)Choral trainer, former member of National Youth Choir and National Youth Chamber Choir &National Youth Music Theatre of Great Britain
Opera: Porgy &Bess (Glyndebourne /EMI with Sir Simon Rattle),
Nabucco (Verdi)@ Suntory Hall Tokyo
Musical Theatre: The Voice (Little Shop of Horrors, London),Pharaoh (Joseph and his Technicolour Dreamcoat Edinburgh Festival), Warrior/Soothsayer (Pacific Overtures by Stephen Sondheim, London),HAIR (exclAIM theatre co, Sydney)
Solo recitals; Cambridge University (Kings College), Oxford University, Stables Theatre with Marshall McGuire (harp) for Mardi Gras Festival
Oratorio appearances with Paul McCreesh &Gabrieli Consort,(UK) Maestro Sawallisch (Tokyo)
Conducting experience: London Chamber Orchestra and Cafe of the Gate of Salvation Gospel Choir,AIM students for 'Hats Off' charity gala at Seymour Centre, Northolm Grammar School Music Camp
POP: Duet appearances with Chaka Khan and Sheila E, background vocals for Usher (MTV) &George Benson with the Sydney Symphony and Tasmanian Symphony Orchestras.
Currently presenter of Sydney Symphony's 'What's On' programme, FineMusicFM 102.5FM/Digital and worldwide via FineMusicFM.com

TV & Reality

MC/HOST: Grand Hyatt Singapore, New Years Eve Ball
BIGGEST ENGLISH LESSON FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS (Guinness Book of Records, Bondi Beach, Sydney)
TV PRESENTING; SKY PERFECT TV-Total English Series.,
MAC TV (in store TV for McDonalds)
NHK World TV 'Japanology'.(bilingual presenter in a magazine style show about Japan broadcast domestically and to over 180 countries worldwide)
MARDI GRAS FILM FESTIVAL: Presenter for red carpet premiere of critically acclaimed Australian feature 'Drown'; duties included interviews with main cast and vox pops with audience post screening.

Presenting

TV presenter experience

Previous paid TV presenter roles


Radio presenter experience

Previous unpaid Radio presenter roles


Languages
  • English
  • Japanese

Accents
  • UK Cockney
  • UK English
  • UK Posh
  • African
  • Japanese

Presenter union memberships
  • MEAA

SKY PERFECT TV. Total English TV Series
MAC TV Japan (McDonalds Instore TV channel)
NHK WORLD TV: Weekend Japanology (Japan/Internation TV channel)

RADIO: Sydney Symphony Hour (Ongoing host and producer)
MC/Host
2by20 concert series : City Recital Hall Angel Place
Brain Cancer Foundation, Canberra AIS arena annual ball
Park Hyatt Singapore, NYE Party
Biggest English Lesson, Bondi Beach-3000 participants (Guinness Book of Records)
Strictly Soul. Annual dance party Sydney

Staff/temp

Trained ESL instructor
experienced interviewer and interpreter
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