Thessaly Lerner

Creative Services


Lerner is a comedy writer, songwriter and playwright. Her catchy songs have been heard on NPR, The Today Show, and kids radio stations. Her plays have been produced by Emerson College, Exit Theater, the Shotgun Players and at various schools and summer camps. She currently writes Astrid Strudelman, the Unicorn Whisperer, a cartoon she created for Dreamworks TV.


Lerner has produced theater, voiceover, live-action marketing campaigns, music albums and is currently producing cartoons. She is the executive producer of Dreamworks TV's Astrid Strudelman, the Unicorn Whisperer and is currently producing a couple other shows for Dreamworks TV.


Lerner directs everything from voiceover to animation to film and theater. She has directed actors of all levels, from kids to journeymen to celebrities and currently directs artists, actors and artwork for animation.



Lerner has worked in VO casting since 1999, collaborating with Voicemedia/Susan and Friends Casting in San Francisco, The Dubroom Studio in Los Angeles, School of Humans in Atlanta and her VO casting/coaching company in LA, Voxorama. She knows hundreds of voiceover talents and gets a mini-thrill everytime she finds the right voice for the job.


Lerner specializes in Real People casting for documentaries, commercials, TV shows and more. A quintessential People-Enthusiast, Lerner has found needle-in-a-haystack people throughout the world for clients including Google, Apple, Ford, Dodge, Viva Papertowels, Johnson and Johnson, Volkswagon, Cooking Channel and many more. Email for more info.

Creative Consulting and Coaching

Ideas - Solutions - Story and Character Development - Voiceover Coaching and more.