With roots in rock, jazz, country and gospel, Roxanne Beck is a genre-busting singer and songwriter. Her career began in Nashville, where she worked as a demo singer, sang back-up on the Grand Ole Opry and was a winner of the Country Music Hall of Fame Vocalist Contest. Her interest in acting eventually led to a move to New York, where she continued to develop her distinctive style. While living in Manhattan, she wrote and produced her first CD, Garden of Love, and performed at venues from the world-renowned Bitter End to Town Hall.
Roxanne relocated to Los Angeles in 2003, where she is now a screenwriter in addition to singing, writing songs and doing voiceovers. Garden of Love and her second CD, Comes Love, are available for purchase on her Music page and at CDBaby.com and iTunes. In 2013 she performed and co-wrote four songs by City School Music Project, also available on iTunes and CDBaby. "Down to the Bone" was featured in the independent film The Worst Year of My Life.
Roxanne's TV and film credits include multiple roles on "Doug" (ABC/Nickelodeon), "Pokemon" (the WB) and many other Japanese anime productions (see IMDB.com). Known for her wide range of character voices and accents, Roxanne has voiced bratty tots, precocious teens, sweet ingenues, quirky moms, evil witches, and celebrity impersonations. Her voice-over and jingle work includes Cover Girl, Disney, Dodge, Kroger, Long John Silver's, Saatchi & Saatchi, Nintendo, Novartis Pharmaceuticals, and The Documentary Channel. A trained stage and film actress with over 15 years of experience, Roxanne is a member of SAG/AFTRA and Actors Equity.
Roxanne graduated with an MFA in screenwriting from UCLA's top-ranking School of Theater, Film and Television in 2013. She was nominated for a HUMANITAS prize for her TV sci-fi pilot The Intenders, and her feature-length animation script Caterpillarland was awarded the 2011 Oliver's Prize for Best Animated or Family Screenplay. As a writer, she is represented by Doug Draizin of Ensemble Entertainment; Lisa Martel of 90210 Talent represents her for voiceovers.