5/15/12:Voiced "Reality Clock." winner of an ACADEMY AWARD in the "Student" category.
Warm, sincere, mature, wise, grandfatherly. Poetry reading is a specialty.
As a trained and experienced actor, I perform strongly in "real person" and character reads.
I am the voice of Burlington, Vermont's Historic Trolley Tours.
English (North American), English
Middle Aged, Senior
Cartoons, Documentaries, Audiobooks, Business, Educational, Radio, Telephone, Television, Internet
12 years part-time radio DJ/Newscaster. Numerous radio ads, "real" character voice in film and installations, recorded telephone hold messages, recorded tour guide. In addition to voice-over, I have had numerous film and stage roles..
Graduate work, more than 10 years acting training, many more of stage and screen experience. Most recently with Ivana Chubbuck studio, West Hollywood, CA.
Biostar T-Series with AMD Quad Core, Adobe Soundbooth, n-Trak Studio
Edirol 24 bit audio interface, enclosed booth
Internet or physical media
24 hours and up, depending on job size and complexity
Voice recording and delivery as MP3, WAV, AIFF or MP4
On request, I smooth scripts by writers for whom English is a second language, bringing the wording closer to the North American English vernacular.
"At this point in my career, I've probably produced over a thousand radio spots. If someone forced me onto a deserted island, and told me I could take only 5 voice actors with me with which to make another 1000 spots, Jim Reid would be one of those actors."Shadow Productions/ADB Studios
-Alex D. Ball, Producer, Shadow Productions|Owner, ADB Studios
James is as good as it gets. He is a powerful and versatile voice. We love to hear him hash out the intricacies of life and existence in a gravelly tone that somehow embodies both the wonder of youth and the wisdom of seniority.Fancy Rhino
-Isaiah Smallman, Fancy Rhino Productions
Media 1 (Russia)
Southeast Christian Church
Agora Financial Publishing
Mount Mansfield Media, Inc.
Fallon World Wide
Supply & Demand Integrated
Shadow Productions/ABD Studios
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