Ken J Hackney

Ken J Hackney

Field Recordist, Sound Designer, Sound Editor, Sound Mixer, Voice Artist, Editor and Videographer

Pekin, Illinois

Member Since:
February 2013
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About Ken

46 year old American voice actor, drummer, post sound editor, and sound designer.

Retired from commercial radio in 2006 but still voicing commercial projects. Clients have included Disney, Microsoft, The Smithsonian, as well as many national TV ads and industrial videos.

Retired drummer having played for such oldies acts as Ron Dante and The Archies, The Cufflinks, Lesley Gore, The Drifters, Bobby Vee and many more.

Currently a sound mixer for film and TV having worked on many shows for networks such as ABC, CBS, Discovery Networks, HGTV, History, BBC, PBS, etc.


  • Less Than 30

    Less Than 30 (2016)
    Film (Comedy and Romance) Sound department Alexa Cavender, pressured to find a relationship, takes an interesting approach by only dating those matched at less than 30%.

  • Luke 8

    Luke 8 (2015)
    Film (Short, Drama, History and Thriller) Sound department Jesus encounters a demoniac at the Sea of Galilee in Gerasenes.

  • Using

    Using (2015)
    Film (Drama) Sound department USING is a feature length drama about loving deception and a father's desperate fight to save his only daughter from self-destruction... See full synopsis »

  • The Drunk

    The Drunk (2014)
    Film (Drama and Thriller) Sound department When Joe Debs, the hard-drinking grandson of legendary labor leader and founder of the Socialist Party in America, Eugene V. Debs, gets arrested for drunk driving, he chalks it up to just another casualty in his long and illustrious drinking career. But as he soon discovers that the corrupt prosecuting attorney is trying to put him in jail for political reasons, Joe decides to run against him for the Democratic nomination for governor. During the tumultuous campaign, Joe discovers the trials and tribulations of politics, building a great appreciation for his grandfather's legacy, but an even greater understanding of himself. Written by Anonymous

  • Toddlers and Tiaras

    Toddlers and Tiaras (2009 - 2013)
    Television (Reality-TV) Camera and Electrical Department A look at the world of child beauty pageants.

  • She Loves Me Not

    She Loves Me Not (2013)
    Film (Comedy, Drama, Romance and Thriller) Sound department A reclusive novelist struggles to find romance and meaning in his life despite disastrous and comedic circumstances.

  • Lizard Lick Towing

    Lizard Lick Towing (2012)
    Television (Reality-TV) Camera and Electrical Department Ron and Amy Shirley primarily repossess vehicles and machinery. Their clients are lien holders. Ron's role is to locate and repossess property, while Amy deals with irate owners who come demanding that their property be returned. Ron opened "Lizard Lick Towing" in 1998 with one truck. With Amy's help, the business grew over a period of 10 years to become a successful company with a staff of 15 and a fleet of 20 trucks. Ron, who is an ordained minister with a soft spot for people who have fallen on hard times, prepares a huge barbecue meal each year to help some of the people who have had their property repossessed by "Lizard Lick Towing". Written by Jiilo_Kim

  • Funks Grove

    Funks Grove (2012)
    Film (Short and Drama) Sound department An old man and his two young traveling companions make a dismal discovery that triggers events that will affect them forever. Set during the dust bowl era, the trio makes its way on foot through a vast landscape where uncanny encounters are commonplace. To the old man's dismay, the two young boys are exposed to the darker side of life. Written by Anonymous

  • Most High

    Most High (2012)
    Film (Short, Action, Fantasy and Thriller) Sound department A mysterious warrior reveals his identity and transformation from demonic possession to demon hunter.

  • Myctophobia

    Myctophobia (2012)
    Film (Short and Horror) Sound department Kelly has an intense fear of the dark. Left by herself for a couple of days when the lights go out she begins to see strange things in her house. Is everything in her head or is something more sinister happening?

  • Ludo Bites America

    Ludo Bites America (2011)
    Television (Reality-TV) Camera and Electrical Department Classically trained Ludo Lefebvre is a 5-star French chef who's writing his own restaurant rulebook. He and business partner/wife, Krissy, are hitting the road to reinvent American cuisine. From Texas BBQ to Baltimore crab cakes, each episode finds Ludo and Krissy setting up innovative pop-up restaurants at local eateries desperate for fresh ideas. Working together with their hosts, the creative duo try to fuse Ludo's high-end cooking with American classics and reignite a community's passion for food - inspiring them to live a little more outside their comfort food zone. Written by Sundance Channel

  • Injection

    Injection (2011)
    Film (Short, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Sound department An experimental drama about a man who awakes in the middle of the night only to discover his wife and son have disappeared. Haunting clues throughout his house convince him otherwise, as he pieces together a horrific puzzle.

  • Magic Tree House: Space Mission

    Magic Tree House: Space Mission (2010)
    Film (Short) Camera and Electrical Department Add a Plot »

  • Finding Virginia

    Finding Virginia (2010)
    Film (Drama) Sound department Add a Plot »

  • Shadows

    Shadows (2010)
    Film (Short, Horror and Thriller) Sound department A father and son have a horrifying night after the boy claims there is a man hiding in his room.

  • Bookbinder

    Bookbinder (2009)
    Video (Short, History, Mystery and Thriller) Sound department The ghost tale' A. Manual Bookbinder' is finally brought to life in all its creepy glory.This docudrama tells the story of Central Illinois most peculiar mental patient and how he became one of the most notorious ghosts in Illinois history. This short film is based on a true story that took place at the Peoria State Asylum for the Incurable Insane from 1906 to 1911. Written by Anonymous

  • The Showdown

    The Showdown (2009)
    Video (Western) Sound department A U.S. marshal on a mission to reunite his family finds nothing but trouble after settling in a small Texas town.

  • Haulin' House

    Haulin' House (2008)
    Television (Reality-TV) Miscellaneous Crew Add a Plot »

  • Contemporary Mysteries: Super Brain Kids and Mysterious Dolphins

    Contemporary Mysteries: Super Brain Kids and Mysterious Dolphins (2006)
    Film (Documentary) Camera and Electrical Department Add a Plot »

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