During the 2018 Holiday season, Gary appeared in the US/Irish co-produced TV movie, Christmas Perfection, playing the father of the lead actress (Caitlin Thompson, This Is Us). It premiered on the Lifetime channel in the USA, and in the UK on Channel 5 under its international title, The Perfect Christmas Village.


Gary Hetzler is an American actor and voice artist, with dual citizenship,  based in Ireland for the past fifteen years.

His film work includes roles in Moonlight Mile, The Summer of the Flying Saucer, Gift of the Magi, Learning Gravity, and Point of No Return.

On TV he's played The Yank in Killinaskully, Chuck Kelly in Fair City, Dr. Bill in Moone Boy, and will appear in season two of An Klondike (aka Dominion Creek).

As a voice talent, his animation work includes several voices for JV: The Extraordinary Adventures of Jules Verne, Lilly the Witch, and the award-winning Zombie Hotel, among others.

He is also experienced in ADR and corporate narration.