Jim Meskimen

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BIO

JIM MESKIMEN is an accomplished TV, stage and film actor, and impressionist whose voices have been heard on television, in major feature films and on the web for decades.

His viral YouTube video, Shakespeare In Celebrity Voices exploded this past summer, garnering worldwide attention and earning him over a million new fans worldwide.

His political voices for the Jibjab viral hit, This Land were enjoyed by over 80 million people since 2004, and was the first of a string of yearly viral hits for Jibjab Media.

JIMPRESSIONS, Meskimen’s hilarious one-man show featuring over 75 celebrity impressions in a little over an hour has been enjoyed by audiences in London, Sydney, Chicago and Toronto, and continues a successful Hollywood run at The Acting Center Theatre in 2014.

His film appearances include Apollo 13, There Will Be Blood, and Frost/Nixon. On the small screen, he can be seen in a recurring role in the hit comedy Parks & Recreation, as well as guest appearances on Castle, Rules of Engagement and Community. He regularly provides celebrity voices for The Tonight Show, Jimmy Kimmel, Conan, and the animated series MAD, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Legend of Korra, Avatar: The Last Airbender, Thundercats, and many more.

Jim is proud to be the son of Golden Globe nominated actress and TV icon Marion Ross. He is represented by CESD for voiceovers in Los Angeles.

RESUME

Mad (TV Series)
Gandalf / Announcer / Benedict Arnold / …
– Alfred’s Game/We Are X-Men (2013) … Mazer Rackham / Nightcrawler (voice)
– Still Hungry Games/Agents of S.M.U.R.F. (2013) … Gandalf / David / Papa Smurf (voice)
– Dullverine/Under the Dumb (2013) … Magneto / Hood-Ini Announcer / James ‘Big Jim’ Rennie (voice)
– Mad’s 100th Episode Special (2013) … (voice)
– Doraline/Monster Mashville (2013) … (voice)

2013 Batman: Arkham Origins (Video Game)
SWAT Officers / Cops (voice)

2013 The Legend of Korra (TV Series)
Kuruk / Hunter #1
– Beginnings, Part 1 (2013) … Kuruk / Hunter #1 (voice)

2012-2013 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TV Series)
Carlos Chiang O’Brien Gambe / Cop / Cab Driver
– Showdown: Part 2 (2013) … Carlos Chiang O’Brien Gambe (voice)
– I, Monster (2013) … Carlos Chiang O’Brien Gambe / Cop (voice)
– Monkey Brains (2012) … Carlos Chiang O’Brien Gambe / Cab Driver (voice)
– Rise of the Turtles: Part 2 (2012) … Carlos Chiang O’Brien Gambe (voice)

2013 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
Professor Zucker
– The Fixer (2013) … Professor Zucker

2013 Anger Management (TV Series)
Daniel
– Charlie Breaks Up with Kate (2013) … Daniel

2013 Vegas (TV Series)
Milton Krill / Milton Krill (not Callum)
– Unfinished Business (2013) … Milton Krill
– Past Lives (2013) … Milton Krill (not Callum)

2013 The Flipside (TV Series)
– Pre-Date (2013)

2013 BioShock Infinite (Video Game)
Additional Voices (voice)

2009-2013 Parks and Recreation (TV Series)
Martin Housely
– Correspondents’ Lunch (2013) … Martin Housely
– Ron and Diane (2012) … Martin Housely
– Telethon (2010) … Martin Housely
– Beauty Pageant (2009) … Martin Housely
– The Banquet (2009) … Martin Housely

2013 Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 (Video)
President / GCPD Officer (voice)

2012 Before We Made It (TV Movie)
Bank Executive

2012 Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two (Video Game)
The Mad Doctor (voice)

2012 Call of Duty: Black Ops II (Video Game)
General David Petraeus (voice)

2012 Shades of Treason
Sec of State Gen. Colin Powell (voice)

2012 Big Top Scooby-Doo! (Video)
Phil Flaxman / Detective (voice)

2012 Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness (TV Series)
Emissary
– Royal Pain (2012) … Emissary (voice)

2012 Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 (Video)
General Briggs (voice)

2012 Kickin’ It (TV Series)
Principal Bucket
– Dojo Daycare (2012) … Principal Bucket

2011-2012 Thundercats (TV Series)
Aburn / Ponzi / Dog Constable / …
– Recipe for Disaster (2012) … Ponzi (voice)
– The Forever Bag (2012) … Dog Constable (voice)
– Into the Astral Plane (2011) … Aburn (voice)
– Sight Beyond Sight (2011) … Aburn (voice)
– The Duelist and the Drifter (2011) … Vendor (voice)

2012 Community (TV Series)
Christopher Walken Impersonator / Tommy Lee Jones Impersonator
– Contemporary Impressionists (2012) … Christopher Walken Impersonator / Tommy Lee Jones Impersonator

2012 Justice League: Doom (Video)
King (voice)

2012 Syndicate (Video Game)
Additional Voices (voice)

2011 Final Fantasy XIII-2 (Video Game)
Additional Voices (English version, voice)

2011 Kinect Disneyland Adventures (Video Game)
Genie (voice)

2011 The Lord of the Rings: War in the North (Video Game)
Bruni (voice)

2011 Batman: Arkham City (Video Game)
G.C.P.D. Sgt. Tom Miller (voice)

2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon
John F. Kennedy (voice, uncredited)

2011 Infamous 2 (Video Game)
Rosco Laroche (voice)

2011 Victorious (TV Series)
Doctor
– Tori Gets Stuck (2011) … Doctor

2011 Castle (TV Series)
Randolph Addison
– Law & Murder (2011) … Randolph Addison

2010 So Long to Ya, 2010 (Short) (voice)

2010 G.I. Joe: Renegades (TV Series)
Norton / News Reporter / S.W.A.T. M.P.
– The Descent: Part 2 (2010) … Norton / News Reporter / S.W.A.T. M.P. (voice)

2010 Epic Mickey (Video Game) (voice)

2010 Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood (Video Game)
Additional Voices (voice)

2010 Call of Duty: Black Ops (Video Game)
John F. Kennedy (voice)

2010 Rules of Engagement (TV Series)
Mr. Wrigley
– Rug-of-War (2010) … Mr. Wrigley

2010 The Lord of the Rings: Aragorn’s Quest (Video Game)
Additional Voices (voice)

2005-2010 The Boondocks (TV Series)
Various / Anchorman / Bill O’Reilly / …
– It’s Goin’ Down (2010) … (voice)
– The Fried Chicken Flu (2010) … Various Reporters (voice)
– A Date with the Booty Warrior (2010) … Chris Hansen (voice)
– It’s a Black President, Huey Freeman (2010) … Various (voice)
– The Uncle Ruckus Reality Show (2008) … Doctor (voice)

2010 Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight (Video Game) (voice)

2010 The New Adventures of Old Christine (TV Series)
Bernie
– Subway, Somehow (2010) … Bernie

2010 Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths (Video)
Captain Super / Archer (voice)

2010 MAG (Video Game)
SVER Executive (voice)

2009 Marry Me (Short)

2009 Never a Year Like ’09 (Video short)
Voice talent

2009 Assassin’s Creed II (Video Game)
Additional Voices (voice)

2003-2009 As Told by Ginger (TV Series)
Mr. Grundig / Mr. O’Toole / Mr. Grundig, Mr. Lokietz, Magician
– Battle of the Bands (2009) … Mr. Grundig / Mr. O’Toole
– Detention (2003) … Mr. Grundig, Mr. Lokietz, Magician

2009 Lie to Me (TV Series)
Otto Frankel
– Grievous Bodily Harm (2009) … Otto Frankel

2009 Non Sequitur (Short)
Mr Klein

2009 Terminator Salvation: The Machinima Series (TV Series)
Command
– Episode #1.6 (2009) … Command (voice)
– Episode #1.5 (2009) … Command (voice)
– Episode #1.4 (2009) … Command (voice)
– Episode #1.3 (2009) … Command (voice)
– Episode #1.2 (2009) … Command (voice)

2009 Superman: Red Son (TV Series)
Lex Luther / Perry White / Josef Stalin / … (voice)

2009 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Dr. Ridgeway
– Roadkill (2009) … Dr. Ridgeway

2009 The Unit (TV Series)
Lawyer
– Whiplash (2009) … Lawyer

2009 10 Items or Less (TV Series)
Franklin Carmichael
– Dances with Groceries (2009) … Franklin Carmichael

2009 Not Forgotten
Redd Holden

2008 Turbo Dates (TV Series)
– Xerox Guy

2008 Chowder (TV Series)
Weird Man / Paramedic / Snake / …
– Chowder’s Catering Company/The Catch Phrase (2008) … Weird Man / Paramedic / Snake (voice)
– The Garage Sale (2008) … Birdman / Guy / Mr. Fish (voice)

2008 Spaceballs: The Animated Series (TV Series)
– Druidian Idol (2008)
– Deep Ship (2008) … (voice)
– Outbreak (2008) … (voice)
– Grand Theft Starship (2008) … (voice)
– Revenge of the Sithee (2008) … (voice)

2008 Chocolate News (TV Series)
Sam English
– Episode #1.2 (2008) … Sam English

2008 Disney TH!NK Fast (Video Game)
Genie

2008 Frost/Nixon
Ray Price

2005-2008 Avatar: The Last Airbender (TV Series)
Additional Voices / Avatar Kuruk / General How / …
– Sozin’s Comet: Part 2 – The Old Masters (2008) … Avatar Kuruk (voice)
– The Puppetmaster (2007) … Additional Voices (voice)
– The Guru (2006) … Additional Voices (voice)
– The Crossroads of Destiny (2006) … Additional Voices (voice)
– The Earth King (2006) … General How / Additional Voices (voice)

2008 Time for Some Campaignin’ (Short) (voice)

2008 Batman: Gotham Knight (Video)
Gordon / Deadshot (voice)

2008 Struck (Short)

2008 Back at the Barnyard (TV Series)
Goraldo
– The Big Barnyard Broadcast (2008) … Goraldo

2008 Justice League: The New Frontier (Video)
Slam Bradley (voice)

2008 Strange Wilderness
Park Ranger Don

2007 Shrek the Third (Video Game)
Captain Hook / Attendent 2 / Geek (voice)

2007 The Batman (TV Series)
Chuck
– Joker Express (2007) … Chuck (voice)

2006-2007 Shaggy & Scooby-Doo: Get a Clue! (TV Series)
Robi / Agent #1 / Techie #1 / …
– Inside Job (2007) … Robi (voice)
– Almost Purr-fect (2007) … Robi / Agent #1 / Techie #1 (voice)
– Shaggy and Scooby World (2007) … Robi / Agent #1 / Techie #1 (voice)
– Don’t Feed the Animals (2007) … Techie #1 / Dr. Minkey (voice)
– Big Trouble (2007) … Robi / Agent #1 / Techie #1 (voice)

2007 There Will Be Blood
Signal Hill Married Man

2007 Random! Cartoons (TV Series)
Thom Cat / Neighbor John / Stumpy
– Thom Cat (2007) … Thom Cat / Neighbor John / Stumpy (voice)

2006 Lord of the Rings: Battle for Middle Earth II – Rise of the Witch King (Video Game)
King Thranduil (voice)

2006 The Great Sketch Experiment (Short)
Morgan Freeman – ‘Shawshank In A Minute’ (voice)

2006 Destroy All Humans! 2 (Video Game)
Russian Men / Cosmonauts / Additional Voices (voice)

2006 Gothic 3 (Video Game)
Additional Voices (English version, voice)

2006 Two and a Half Men (TV Series)
Gangster #2
– The Sea Is a Harsh Mistress (2006) … Gangster #2 (voice)

2006 Muckraker! (TV Movie)
Kevin Nailer

2006 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
The Sorting Hat / John Corzine / Heimlich’s Father / …
– Password: Swordfish (2006) … The Sorting Hat / John Corzine / Heimlich’s Father (voice)
– Massage Chair (2006) … Frank / Announcer (voice)

2006 Hitman: Blood Money (Video Game) (voice)

2006 Syphon Filter: Dark Mirror (Video Game) (voice)

2006 The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-Earth II (Video Game)
Elven King Thranduil (voice)

2005 Ultimate Spider-Man (Video Game) (voice)

2005 Rugrats (TV Series)
Announcer / Old Mirror
– Rugrats Tales from the Crib: Snow White (2005) … Announcer / Old Mirror (voice)

2005 Herstory
Brent

2005 The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy (TV Series)
Narrator / Old Man / Chubby Employee
– Runaway Pants/Scythe 2.0 (2005) … Narrator / Old Man / Chubby Employee (voice)

2005 Fantastic Four (Video Game)
Classic Dr. Doom / Additional Voices (voice)

2005 Madagascar (Video Game)
Albino Croc / Jogger / Sailor #4 / … (voice)

2005 Lincoln’s Eyes (Short) (voice)

2005 Fat Actress (TV Series)
Scottish Crewman
– Charlie’s Angels or Too Pooped to Pop (2005) … Scottish Crewman

2005 Robots (Video Game)
Ratchet / Additional Voices (voice)

2005 Second Term (Short)
Character Voices

2004 This Land (Short)
John Kerry / George W. Bush / Howard Dean / … (voice)

2004 EverQuest II (Video Game)
Guild Patron Volarian / Baron Zafimus / Sergeant-at-Arms Ironcast / … (voice)

2004 It’s Good to Be in D.C. (TV Short)
George Bush / John Kerry / John Edwards / … (voice)

2004 Shark Tale (Video Game)
Lino / Additional Tenant Fish (voice)

2004 Doom³ (Video Game)
Additional Voices (voice)

2004 Johnny Bravo (TV Series)
Whiny Man / Derek / Waiter #1
– It’s a Magical Life/The Hunk at the End of This Cartoon (2004) … Whiny Man / Derek / Waiter #1 (voice)

2004 The Punisher
Accountant #1

2004 Cold Case (TV Series)
PJ Prosser
– Late Returns (2004) … PJ Prosser

2002-2003 The Parkers (TV Series)
Dean Whitter
– Cheaters Never Prosper (2003) … Dean Whitter
– Squatter’s Rights (2003) … Dean Whitter
– High Heels and Videotapes (2002) … Dean Whitter

2003 Friends (TV Series)
Bill
– The One Where Ross Is Fine (2003) … Bill

2003 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Dr. Land
– Going Down (2003) … Dr. Land

2003 Andy Richter Controls the Universe (TV Series)
Pilot
– Crazy in Rio (2003) … Pilot

2003 Ahnuld for Governor (Video short)
Arnold

2002 Disney Golf (Video Game) (voice)

2002 Justice League (TV Series)
Knight
– A Knight of Shadows (2002) … Knight (voice)

2002/II Lost (Short)
Charlie

2002 Dharma & Greg (TV Series)
Fire Inspector
– The Tooth Is Out There (2002) … Fire Inspector

2002 Malcolm in the Middle (TV Series)
Waiter
– Hal’s Birthday (2002) … Waiter

2001 Domestic Disturbance
Bob Lerner

2001 The Nightmare Room (TV Series)
Rick Warner
– Don’t Forget Me (2001) … Rick Warner

2001 Even Stevens (TV Series)
Dr. Dean
– Thin Ice (2001) … Dr. Dean

2001 Star Trek: Starfleet Command: Orion Pirates (Video Game) (voice)

2001 Baldur’s Gate II: Throne of Bhaal (Video Game)
Edwin Odesseiron / Khalid (voice)

2001 Fallout Tactics: Brotherhood of Steel (Video Game) (voice)

2000 Forgotten Realms: Baldur’s Gate II – Shadows of Amn (Video Game)
Edwin Odesseiron (voice)

2000 How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Officer Wholihan

2000 Battlefield Earth
Blythe

2000 Our Lips Are Sealed
Rick Parker / Stanley Turtleby

1999 Magnolia
Forensic Scientist

1999 Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet Frankenstein (Video)
Mr. Yesman (voice)

1999 My Neighbors the Yamadas (English version, voice)

1999 Inherit the Wind (TV Movie)
Sauber

1999/I Lost & Found
Good Samaritan

1999 Edtv
Dr. Geller

1999 The Other Sister
Carla’s Minister – Weddings

1999 P.U.N.K.S. (Video)
Detective #1

1998 Baldur’s Gate (Video Game)
Edwin Odesseiron / Jebadoh / Khalid / … (voice)

1998 By Default (Short)
Richard Deeb

1998 A Murder of Crows
Salesman

1998 To Have & to Hold (TV Series)
Dave O’Connor
– Since I Don’t Know You (1998) … Dave O’Connor

1998 Thirst (TV Movie)
CDC Agent

1998 Seven Days (TV Series)
Technician Bill
– Pilot: Part 1 (1998) … Technician Bill

1998 The Eddie Files (TV Series)
Ranger Rex
– Ratios: The Lonesome Pine (1998) … Ranger Rex

1998 Family Matters (TV Series)
Mission Controller
– Lost in Space: Part 2 (1998) … Mission Controller
– Lost in Space: Part 1 (1998) … Mission Controller

1998 Chance of a Lifetime (TV Movie)
Steve

1998 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series)
Male shopper
– Illegal Tender (1998) … Male shopper

1998 Team Knight Rider (TV Series)
Ned
– The Bad Seed (1998) … Ned

1997 MADtv (TV Series)
Nell
– Episode #3.11 (1997) … Nell

1997 Pacific Blue (TV Series)
Eddie Logan
– Sisters (1997) … Eddie Logan

1997 The Journey of Allen Strange (TV Series)
Mr. Greenwald
– Entry (1997) … Mr. Greenwald

1997 Superman (TV Series)
Janitor
– Double Dose (1997) … Janitor (voice)

1996-1997 Pinky and the Brain (TV Series)
Del Monte / Bob Dole
– Pinky & the Brain and… Larry (1997) … Del Monte (voice)
– Pinky and the Brain and… Larry/Where the Deer and the Mouselope Play/Brain Noir (1997) … Del Monte (voice)
– The Pink Candidate (1996) … Bob Dole (voice)

1997 The Angry Beavers (TV Series)
Stallion / Poodle
– The Bing That Wouldn’t Leave/You Promised! (1997) … Stallion / Poodle
– H-2 Whoa/Fancy Prance (1997) … Poodle / Stallion (voice)

1997 Nothing to Lose
Business Suit Man

1997 Grace Under Fire (TV Series)
Interviewer #7
– Grace Graduates (1997) … Interviewer #7

1996-1997 The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (TV Series)
Dr. Vedder / Torgeson / Disciple / …
– The Edge of Yesterday (1997) … Dr. Vedder (voice)
– Future Rage (1996) … Torgeson / Disciple (voice)
– Besieged in Paradise (1996) … Capt. Havel / Man (voice)
– Return of the Anasazi (1996) … Chief Man in Black / Pilot (voice)
– East of Zanzibar (1996) … Havel / Comm / Crew#1 (voice)

1996 Jingle All the Way
Police Officer at Parade

1996 Dear God
State D.A.

1996 Arli$$ (TV Series)
PSA Director
– The Client’s Best Interest (1996) … PSA Director

1996 3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series)
Alan
– Big Angry Virgin from Outer Space (1996) … Alan

1993-1996 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series)
Werner / Prof. Jeremy Mansfield
– Eye, Tooth (1996) … Werner
– I, Ooh, Baby, Baby (1995) … Werner
– The Script Formerly Known As… (1995) … Werner
– Stress Related (1995) … Werner
– Get a Job (1995) … Werner

1996 Ned and Stacey (TV Series)
Bill
– Pals (1996) … Bill

1995 Apollo 13
TELMU White

1995 Gordy
President Clinton (voice)

1994 The Paper
Tom

1987 The Comic Strip (TV Series)
Voice (voice)

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