Emmy Award winning Dialogue Director, Casting Director and Actor , Charlie Adler is one of the industry’ s most formidable and sought after talents. His versatility is renowned. Successfully going from genre to genre he has lent his Dialogue Direction talents to the remake of “The Nutty Professor” starring legend Jerry Lewis, the 2010 Emmy Nominated Prime Time series “The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack” (Cartoon Network), the Direct to Videos long form drama “Dante’s Inferno” (Casting and Voice Directing),the horror success ”Dead Zone” (Casting and Voice Directing), the family film “The Blue Elephant” with Carl Reiner and Martin Short and several more titles for the Weinstein Co.. He directed the performances in the long form action adventure Fire Breather for Cartoon Network which broke all records for it’s time slot as well as Cast and Voice Directed Van Partiple’s comedy feature “Johnny Bravo goes to Bollywood” starring Jeff Bennett and Brenda Vaccaro . In addition, Charlie Adler also directed all the Klasky/ Csupo franchised series and feature films, ”Rugrats” (Emmy Award)”The Wild Thornberry’s”(Tim Curry), “Rocket Power”, “Pre School Daze”, “All Grown Up” and all of their pilots. Adler has also directed “Stripperella” (Pamela Anderson SPIKE TV), “The Replacements” “The Emperor ’s New School”(directing legend Eartha Kitt’s Emmy Award winning performance) , “The Buzz on Maggie” all for Disney Television.
As a Voice Actor, Adler has appeared as series regular in over 125 animated series often playing opposite himself. He was nominated for anAnnie Award for his multiple roles as Cow, Chicken and the Red Guy in the Emmy Nominated series “Cow and Chicken”, was Baboon in “I.M. Weasel” (opposite Michael Dorn) and can be currently heard playing 5 roles (including Cobra Commander) in the “GI Joe Resolute” Internet series as well as reprising Cobra Commander in Hasbro’s “GI Joe Origins” series on the HUB. Also currently airing is his manic Mr. Whiskers in Disney’s “Brandy & Mr. Whiskers”3 roles in “Pet Aliens”, 3 roles in “Shuriken School”, 3 roles in “Space Goofs”, 2 roles in “Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks” for PBS and Dr. Doom and his mother Coco Von Doom in “Marvel Super Hero Squad” and has directed two Marvel Super Hero Games for THQ.
As a stage actor, Charlie Adler starred on Broadway in “Torch Song Trilogy” as a successor to Harvey Fierstein and toured in the First National Company which earned him a “Helen Hayes Award Best Actor” nomination. Off-Broadway, Adler starred in the hit “Family Business” at the Astor Place Theater for a year as well as appearing in Alan Albert’s acclaimed Improv. Company, The Proposition. Adler co-starred (at 19 years old) with comedy legend Imogene Coca and Rita Rudner in “Once Upon a Mattress,” with Professor Irwin Corey in Neil Simon’s God’s Favorite and toured as Edward Albee’s complex anti hero psychopath in Zoo Story. In addition, he has played Israel Horowitz’s Hero in Dr. Hero ( yet another disturbed soul), as well as the Emcee in Cabaret and in the distant past the Artful Dodger in Oliver!