Category: Voice Over Actors | Narrators
- City: Calgary
- State / Province: Alberta
- Country: Canada
- Zip/Postal Code: T2P 1J7
- Gender: Male
- Ethnicity: Caucasian
- Age Range: 41-50
- Artist Contract: Non-Union
- Language: English
- Work Phone: 403-474-8827
- Agency: Faces Of Wendy
- Website: https://www.facesofwendy.com
About | Description:
Born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada- Paul Oleynick, fell in love with the movies at an early age and discovered he had a knack at impersonating his favourite characters from the Big Screen. Paul, joined drama at an early age. When it was time to graduate school, he skipped his Grad and went to New York to pursue his dream and won the IMTA- International, Modelling and Talent convention’s – TV Real People Jr. Commercial competition. One Year later, Paul, decided to enrol in The National Institute Of Broadcasting. After graduating, he auditioned for The Manitoba Television Network, where he voiced his first character Ralph- The Dog which garnished a National CANPRO Gold Award for Excellence in Canadian Broadcasting. Paul, then took on the rol e of Promotions Writer/Producer/Director of which mostly consisted of creating original Movie Trailers. When, A-Channel, Calgary opened its doors in 1997, he hopped-on-board to launch the new channel where he was recognized, this time; with a CANPRO Gold Award- for writing/producing and directing and was also, a CAB- Canadian Association of Broadcaster, finalist. Paul, then was briefly hired by Warner Brothers affiliate out of Sacramento, KQCA, but, had too put the fun in the sun on hold when his green card took too long. Paul, then planted his feet in Edmonton, writing/producing and directing On-Air Promotions for Corus Entertainments Movie Central, but when the company moved to Toronto….Paul, decided to take a stab at his first love, Radio and freelance. Known for his quirky comedy style, Over the course of Paul’s career, he has also acted in Award-Winning International Educational dramas, a rock video, voiced numerous commercials for both TV and Radio, voiced a virtual reality game, voiced an International film trailer, co-narrated a Documentary, voiced 3 children’s Audiobooks, acted in Film, acted in Shakespeare in the Park and directed two very successful Theatre plays. In 2018, Paul was asked to appear on RVN TV, New Jersey to discuss his career in TV, Radio and as a free-lance Voice Artist & Award-Winning Talent!
Credits | Roles
Honorable Sins (Feature Film) : Referee/Ring Announcer
DoVille VR : Voice Actor
AGLC Last Brewing Company : Bar Patron- Background
AGLC Cowboys : Dealer - Background
Casey Anthony: Her Friends Speak (TV Movie documentary) : Friend
Sex, Lies & Murder- The Quad Mom Murder (TV Series) : Played Lawyer
Save Jamu : Voice Artist Narrator of Audiobook
THE PULL SHOCKWAVE (FILM TRAILER) : Voice Artist for International Film Trailer
Draw Your Own Adventure (Audiobook) : Narrator and Producer
The Ellieb Block Party Show (TV) : Voice Artist and Co-producer of TV Theme song
The Adventures of Fluffy Monkey Compendium- By Author Philip R. Harrison (AUDIOBOOK) : Voice Artist and Producer
MTS/Bell Stories From Home: THE REPUBLIC (Documentary) : Co- Narrator
DONE TO DEATH (The Play) for The Prairie Players Theatre Company. : Director
You Know My Name (Film, Starring Sam Elliott) : Extra
Education & Training
THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF BROADCASTING INC. (Graduate 1990) Winnipeg, CANADA
* Vocal and technical training in television and radio broadcasting
*Covering the full range of skills and genres: reading and writing
scripts; conducting interviews and field reporting.
RIVER EAST COLLEGIATE (Grade XII- UE 1989) Winnipeg, CANADA
*Three years in the Drama program, with the third year a senior
course for selected students preparatory a career in theatre.
INTERNATIONAL MODELING AND TALENT CONVENTION (1988) New York, USA
*Business and careers aspects of the performing arts.
L'ECOLE DU MANNEQUIN (1988) Winnipeg, CANADA
*Private coaching in acting in television commercials.
PRAIRIE THEATRE EXCHANGE (1988) Winnipeg, CANADA
*Stage improvisation, fighting, make-up, props and special effects.
Skills | Talents
Archery, Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Billiards/Pool Player, Body Building, Bowling, Combat - Stage, Cycling, Diving, Frisbee, Golf, Ice Hockey, Ice Skating, Jump Rope, Military Serv Exp (Army), Pilot - Glider, Ping Pong, Roller Hockey, Roller Skating, Running - Sprint, Shooting - Revolver/Automatic, Shooting - Rifle, Skateboarding, Swimming - ability - general, Swimming - breast stroke, Swimming - diving, Volleyball, Weight Lifting, Wrestling, Comedian, Disc Jockey, Improvisation, Licensed Driver, Modeling, Stunts, Voiceover, Asian - Chinese Accent, British - BBC English Accent, British - Cockney Accent, Canadian Accent, East Indian Accent, German Accent, New York Accent, Southern Accent, Texan Accent
Awards | Prizes
Ohh La La : Certificate of Achievement for being a top TV Promo Producer finalist in the National CAB- CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS Gold Ribbon Awards category, best promotional spot for a TV series! - which, I served as Promotions Writer/Producer/Director.
Big Breakfast, Big Prizes! : Recipient of a CANPRO Gold Award for Excellence in Canadian Broadcasting! I received this National CANPRO Gold Award honour for the Promotional Campaign category - Best Audience Building Contest! -which, I fully wrote, produced and directed for Televison.
Cleaners Inc. : Winner of a National CANPRO Gold Award for Excellence In Canadian Broadcasting - MTN- Manitoba Television Network, produced this half-hour Children's show which won- Best Children's Special - which, I provided a character voice for "Ralph"- The Dog!
Go For It! : 1st Place Blizzard Award! for Best Training & Education Video at the MANITOBA FILM FESTIVAL! - Visual Marketing of Winnipeg, Manitoba, CANADA - Hired me, to act in the role of "Grant" in this Internationally successful, Training & Educational Video.
IMTA- International Modeling & Talent Association's- TV Real People Junior Competition- New York : 1st place Winner for Best Actor/Talent in a Central Cadillac Commercial.