Bruce Buffer has been the “Official Voice of the Octagon” for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) since 1996 and with many other mixed martial arts events worldwide and is recognized internationally as “The Voice of Mixed Martial Arts”. The UFC is seen worldwide on Satellite, Cable TV, FOX TV and PPV.
Buffer is a featured character both as the Octagon announcer and as a fighter in all Ultimate Fighting Championship video games by THQ and is also the model and voice for the boxing character Tony T. in the Ready 2 Rumble Boxing Round 2 video game by Midway. He has co-starred with Robin Williams and Billy Crystal on NBC’s hit TV show “FRIENDS” and also HBO's Entourage plus appeared alongside Antonio Banderas in the motion picture “Play it to the Bone” and performed voice over work for Clint Eastwood’s 2004 Best Picture Oscar award winner, “Million Dollar Baby”, amongst numerous other TV shows, movies and special events.
As a ranked professional Poker player, on the pro tournament poker circuit, he has been seen on the Travel Channel’s popular “World Poker Tour TV Show” featuring his playing at the final Table of the 2005 WPT LA Invitational, where he placed 6th. He also co-starred in the critically acclaimed instructional poker DVD “All In” along with Phil Gordon, the host of the TV show “Celebrity Poker” and has been a featured player on ESPN World Series of Poker and NBC's Poker After Dark TV shows.
Along with hosting :IT's TIME!" Life-Styles Radio on the Sherdog Radio Network, Bruce is President and CEO of Buffer Enterprises, Inc., through which he manages his entrepreneurial ventures including the management of famed Boxing announcer Michael Buffer career and oversee's all business surrounding Michael's "Let's Get Ready To Rumble"® trademark.