AFTRA beginning 1970s, SAG member, AEA-E. BA Speech & Drama, M.Ed.cand, 2 yrs., Univ. of Massachusetts Graduate Sl. of Education.
Veteran Navy commander "mustang" officer, 2 wars overseas as Navy "Journalist" petty officer & commissioned public affairs officer.
Nationally touring seminar speaker for world's largest seminar company.
NY, NY and LA seasoned / trained / represented / actor. National commercials, theater, film, TV.
Unique traits: 1. Voice. 2. Technical Advisor. 1.--"Chris Haskell has the best voice in the world." --M*A*S*H CD, LA acting guru S. Christensen. 1960s-present--broadcaster, actor, nationally touring seminar speaker, speech teacher, BA Speech & Drama. 1000s of commercials--scripted / improv'd / "live, recorded & transcribed" + 1000s of newscasts, sportscasts, hostings. Narrator--political ads, staged readings for noted writers (e.g. Ryan Katzenback, Falcon Theater, Burbank). 2. Technical advisor to writers--specialty: military generally, navy & maritime topics specifically; war correspondents; veteran of 2 wars overseas ("Press 'Pool'" officer, ODS; journalist, Vietnam); retired navy commander "mustang" officer with combat joint forces duty (French, British, all US service branches).