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|Born||Bradley Michael Pierce
October 23, 1982
|Spouse(s)||Shari Marie Holmes (m. 2005)|
Bradley Pierce (born October 23, 1982) is an American voice-over artist and character actor with numerous roles and bit parts in television, movies, direct-to-video animation, advertising, and video games. He is best known as Peter Shepherd in the TriStar movie Jumanji, as the original voice of Chip in Disney's Beauty and the Beast and one of the original voices for Tails from the Sonic the Hedgehog franchise.
Bradley Pierce began acting at age 6 and has since appeared in various projects ranging from commercial and voiceover to television and film. He played the role of Andrew Shawn Donovan IV on Days of Our Lives for just over a year. He is also known for voicing Chip in Disney's Beauty and the Beast as well as Flounder in the television series The Little Mermaid and Tails in the Saturday morning cartoon series Sonic the Hedgehog. Other roles include Peter in Jumanji and a starring role in The Borrowers with John Goodman. Pierce voiced Arnold in Kipper the Dog and appeared with Patty Duke and Melissa Gilbert in the TV film Cries from the Heart/Touch of Truth as an autistic child named Michael. He has guest starred on such TV shows including Life Goes On, Roseanne, Herman's Head, Mad About You, Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, Touched by an Angel, Profiler, Star Trek: Voyager, and voiced the character Nibs in the 2002 film Return to Never Land.
In addition to acting Bradley is producing short films and new media "Geek" content with the production company "ZFO Entertainment" (Official Site @ www.zfoentertainment.com), a company he started with his good friend and fellow actor J. Paul Zimmerman. They are primarily working as a press/media outlet, in addition to producing their own short film content. Their first short film "Vultures" is slated for release late 2014.
Bradley Pierce has been married to Shari Holmes since May 6, 2005. The couple have two sons and one daughter.
Bradley has been involved with many charities throughout his life. He received a mayoral commendation from the City of San Diego for his work with "Reading is Fundamental" and worked for several years with the Los Angeles based "Kids With A Cause" helping initially as a youth ambassador, and eventually serving as spokesperson for a year. He has also worked with "The Red Cross" and "Los Angeles Children's Hospital". Bradley works with "the Y" (formerly known as the YMCA) as a counselor and outdoor skills instructor and is still an active cancer research advocate.
- Sonic the Hedgehog - Tails
- The Little Mermaid - Flounder (substitute voice)
- The Pink Panther - Additional Voices
- Star Trek: Voyager - Jason Janeway (season 5, episode 23: "11:59")
- Beauty and the Beast - Chip
- Chaplin - Sydney Chaplin Jr. (age 8)
- Cries from the Heart aka Touch of Truth - Michael Barth
- Doom Runners - Adam
- Down to You - Ricky James
- Jumanji - Peter Shepherd
- Man's Best Friend - Chet
- Porco Rosso - Additional Voices
- Return to Never Land - Nibs
- The Borrowers - Pete Lender
- The Cat Returns - Additional Voices
- The Oz Kids Toto Lost in New York - Boris
- The Oz Kids The Gnome Prince and the Magic Belt - Boris
- The Oz Kids Who Stole Santa? - Boris
- The Oz Kids Christmas in Oz - Boris
- The Oz Kids Virtual Oz - Boris
- The Oz Kids Underground Adventure - Boris
- The Oz Kids The Monkey Prince - Boris
- The Oz Kids Journey Beneath the Sea - Boris
- The Oz Kids Return of Mombi - Boris
- The Lego Movie Videogame - Additional Voices