Bret Iwan is a famous American voice actor and illustrator who is widely known for the official voice of Mickey Mouse after the death of Wayne Allwine in 2009. He, however, is also known as a private person keeping everything regarding dating life and relationship away from the media.
Early Life, Bio, Wiki, And Education Of Bret Iwan
Bret Iwan was born on 10 September 1982 under the sun sign Virgo. He was born in Pasadena, California, the United States to parents; father Bill Iwan and mother Fiona Iwan. He belongs to white ethnicity and holds an American nationality.
Regarding his education, he went to LeRoy High School, LeRoy, Illinois. After graduating from high school in 2000, he attended Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, Florida, the United States and graduated in 2004.
Bret Iwan’s Career
Bret first chose to excel in the voice acting career. He is currently the fourth official voice of Mickey Mouse after Walt Disney, James MacDonald, and Wayne Allwine. He learned the voice of Mickey Mouse from Allwine and took over his job after his death in 2009 due to heart failure and diabetes.
For the first time, Iwan recorded his voice for Mickey Mouse in 2009 for the Animal Kingdom Theme Park. Eventually, he also voiced for Disney On Ice: Celebrations and Disney Live: Rockin’ Road Show. Moreover, he fully voiced as the Mickey Mouse for the English version of PlayStation Portable’s Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep in 2010.
Since then, he has given his voice of Mickey in several video games including Kingdom Hearts Franchise, Epic Mickey Franchise, Disney Infinity Franchise and many more.
In later years, he voiced as Mickey in TV series and movies including Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Minnie's Bow-Toons, Chip 'n Dale's Nutty Tales, Mickey’s 90th Spectacular and Mickey and the Roadster Racers.
Throughout his career, he has received multiple Behind the voice Actors Awards. He is often compared with voice actors like Charlie Schlatter, Alexandra Breckenridge, and Tom Kenny.
Bret Iwan’s Net Worth, Salary And Earnings
Bret Iwan is estimated to have a net worth of around $4 million as of 2019. He mainly earns his net worth from his career as a voice actor.
According to a source, the average pay of a voice actor is estimated to be around $35,000 per year, $17.50 per hour in the United States. The same source disclosed that a performer of Disney Park earns average pay of $23,000. On the other hand, a voice actor pockets around $300 per hour for giving their voice.
With his huge fame, experience, and quality performance in the industry, he surely earns way more than those average payrolls.
Bret Iwan’s Personal Life; Currently Single
As of now, Bret Iwan is enjoying his singlehood. In fact, the voice actor is living a low-key life and has not disclosed his relationship, girlfriend, wife, and past affairs.
When asked about his relationship status in an interview, he said ‘I am concentrating on my fun profession, and the packed working schedule would rather make my relationship complicated, if I had one!’
Bret Iwan’s Age, Body Measurements And Other Facts
- Age: As of 2019, Bret Iwan’s age is 26.
- Height: Iwan stands tall at the height of 6 feet 1 inch.
- Weight: Bret weighs somewhere around 70 kgs.
- Body Stats: 35-27-34 inches
by binish, 02 Jul, 2019