What would a Ken Burns documentary be without its measured, authoritative narration? Generations of kids first met Coyote as the embodiment of authority — he played Keys, the head scientist in E. Growing up as a secular Jew with communist relatives during the McCarthy era, Coyote was an early convert to political activism and the counterculture. Coyote has lent his voice to a plethora of ads and documentaries over the decades, but his decades-long relationship with Burns is something special. Peter, how did you get into the narration game? Peter Coyote : I was broke after ten years in the counterculture and I needed a way to make some money. I walked it around to every ad agency in San Francisco and I started getting work for ads. I got my first Screen Actors Guild card in , and by I was making five-digit money.
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A handsome actor who has made a career playing dark, seductive, often intellectually complex characters, Peter Coyote also has leant his distinctive voice--which sounds as if it has been delicately scratched with sand--as narrator of numerous documentary programs. As a leading man and screen villain, Coyote is best recalled as the object of the competition between Shelley Long and Bette Midler in "Outrageous Fortune" and as the emotionally abusive expatriate in Roman Polanski's "Bitter Moon" , a role considered by some to be based on Polanski himself. View All Photos Muldaur says: teenagers are filling the beach waiting for Billie Jean They should cordoned off the beach. Muldaur says: They should cordoned off the beach.