The Interview With A King film team considers it a great privilege to have the exceptional talent of Dr. Stephon Ferguson, a highly acclaimed professional voice-over artist renowned for his remarkable ability to embody the voice of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. With utmost respect, Dr. Ferguson lends his remarkable voice to infuse vitality into the animated character of Dr. King, ensuring an authentic and enthralling portrayal that truly captures the essence of this iconic figure.
Dr. Ferguson is a master at his craft, able to replicate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s speeches and sermons to such an extent that listeners would believe they were hearing an actual recording of Dr. King himself. Whether speaking from the pulpit of Dexter Avenue in Montgomery, Alabama, or captivating audiences at the Teatro Lope de Vega in Madrid, Spain, Dr. Ferguson’s performances have left audiences of all ages, cultures, and backgrounds in awe, moving them to tears and inspiring a deep sense of introspection.
His mission is to share his exceptional gift with the world, not only by performing Dr. King’s words but also by educating people about his philosophy of love, nonviolence, peace, and unity, in order to foster positive change.
Incorporating live King quotes, surprising voices, and a touch of humor, Dr. Ferguson specializes in the areas of Nonviolence, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, as well as Personal Growth. When seeking a potent dose of inspiration, he is the one to turn to.
With his diverse speaking talent and extensive training under renowned speakers Les Brown and John Maxwell, Ferguson delivers a powerful impact. He proudly serves as a member of the John Maxwell Team, fulfilling roles as a Speaker, Trainer, and Coach.
Dr. Stephon Ferguson’s journey began in Albany, New York, where he was born on March 1. Currently residing in Fayetteville, North Carolina, he attended 71st High School in Fayetteville and later served in the US Army as a Sergeant E-5 Airborne and an Expert Field Medic.
Dr. Ferguson’s educational background includes studies in Mass Communications and Broadcasting, Theater at Georgia Perimeter College, and Film at Georgia State University. He pursued further education at the Morehouse School of Religion – ITC, where he earned a Master of Divinity and a Doctor of Ministry degree.
Additionally, Dr. Ferguson has worked as a News Reporter for Cumulus Broadcasting and holds affiliations with the John Maxwell Team, the National Speakers Association, and Toastmasters.
Dr. Ferguson also serves as a Senior Editor for FaithAtlanta.com, showcasing his diverse range of talents.