Steve Corona is an American actor, voice actor, and voice-over and dialect coach. He is known for his acting performance in the American films The Deception (2012), Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016), and Army of the Dead (2021).
Steve Corona was born in 1981 (age 40 years; as of 2021), in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, US. In 1999, he moved with his family to New Ulm, Minnesota. Steve did his schooling at El Dorado High School, Wisconsin Lutheran High School, and Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School. He did a Bachelor in Theater at Bethany Lutheran College. He attained a Master’s Degree in Theatre & Dance from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Steve Corona – Facebook In 2008, he moved to Rio Rancho in New Mexico, US, where he attended acting workshops by Shari Rhodes, Yvette Freeman, Carla Garcia, Faith Hibbs-Clark. He follows Christianity. Steve Corona – Instagram
Hair Color: Salt & Pepper
Eye Color: Hazel
Family & Ethnicity
Parents & Siblings
His father’s name is Jim Corona. Not much is known about his mother.
He is the second youngest of the five siblings; one of his brothers is Jim Corona II and two of his sisters are Bess Corona and Rachel Corona.
Wife & Children
Steve Corona got married to Bridgett Corona on August 10, 2002. He has a son and a daughter named Ava.
In 2008, he made his film debut with the American film ‘Hamlet 2’ in which he played the role of ‘Horace.’
He portrayed supporting characters in the American films The Deception (2012), Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016), Army of the Dead (2021), After Masks (2021), The Deception (2021), and The Harder They Fall (2021). In 2010, he appeared in his first American short film ‘The Marvelous Mis-Adventures of Maximillian Gunn & Jewel Cassidy’ in the role of ‘Frenchy the Narrator.’ He then appeared in the American short films Destiny’s Call (2011), Low Tide in the High Desert (2011), and Moses on the Mesa (2013).
In 2009, he made his television debut with the American TV series ‘In Plain Sight’ in which he played the minor role of ‘CSI Tech.’ The series was broadcast on the USA Network.
In 2009, he made an appearance in the television movie ‘Georgia O’Keeffe’ as ‘John Marin.’
He also made an appearance in minor roles in the American TV series Breaking Bad (2010), Manhattan (2014), The Night Shift (2015), Daybreak (2019), Interrogation (2020), and Roswell, New Mexico (2021).
In 2016, he made his theater debut with the play ‘A Christmas Carol’ at Elite Dance & Theatre in North Valley, New Mexico, and played the supporting role of ‘Bob Cratchit’. In 2017, he portrayed his first lead role as ‘Dietrich Bonhoeffer’ in the play ‘The Shoe Room’ at Elite Dance & Theatre. At the Elite Dance & Theatre, he appeared in lead roles in the plays A Sherlock Holmes mystery (2018) and Dracula (2019).
As a Voice Over Artist
In 2013, he narrated the documentary ‘The Proving Grounds.’ The documentary is based on Greg Jackson’s MMA academy.
He portrayed twelve voice characters in the DVD ‘Club Heads Let’s Learn The Golf Swing.’ He also lent his voice to the audiobooks of the novels The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane, Become Something by Justin C. Howard, The Crucible’s Gift by James B. Kelley, and The Mighty Hook by Mark Tarrant.
As a Coach
Steve Corona is a dialect coach and teaches German, Scottish, French, Irish (Dublin & Belfast), Russian, Standard British (RP), Cockney, Italian, Australian, Brooklyn, Texan, Minnesotan, Pakistani, Argentinian, and many other dialects. He was a dialect coach in the American films Gamer (2009), Love Ranch (2010), Priceless (2016). He was also an on-set dialect coach for the TV series Dig (2015). He coached Helen Mirren (in Love Ranch), Gerard Butler (in Gamer), Jason Isaacs (in Dig), Joel Smallbone (in Priceless), and Amber Midthunder (in Priceless).
He is the co-founder of ‘Southwest Voices,’ which provides classes, workshops, and opportunities to aspiring actors. He co-founded Southwest Voices with actress Michelle Campbell in the Southwest US. At Southwest Voices, he also coaches and teaches the courses of dialects, improv, fundamentals of voice acting, audiobook narration, and audition techniques.
He is also an audiobook narration and production coach at Sol Acting Studios.
- Alcohol: Vanilla Brandy
- Beverage(s): Hot Cocoa, Eggnog
- In his leisure time, he likes to cook, and he often posts pictures of his culinary skills on his Instagram account.
- He is also good at horse riding, archery, painting, and bartending.
- Since childhood, he wanted to become an actor and always imitated cartoon characters. Psychology and human behavior also piqued his interests, which helped him analyze humans to play better characters. He loved to perform in front of people. Talking about it in an interview, he said,
As far back as I can remember, I’ve always enjoyed putting on a show and getting a reaction from my audience. As I grew up and became more aware of my natural empathy, I knew that was another tool that would come in handy as I began my career.”
- In an interview, he talked about his voice-over and dialect skills and said,
I was always doing different accents, but I felt naturally drawn to how we use our voices. I went to college and I came across a dialect class as part of my Theatre degree. I just did voices for fun my whole life, but this class really spoke to me. So, I dove in! I took all the dialects classes that I could (I studied dialects for a whole solid year).”
- In 2011, he received the audience favorite award at Roswell International Sci-Fi Film Festival.
- Steve Corona has a Rolls Royce car.