Mike O'Brian  Los Angeles, CA, US

Mike O'Brian
/ 5 382 Reviews
Mike O'Brian

Mike O'Brian


Conversational. Fresh. Voice. Does the voice sound familiar? Mike O'Brian is the voice of Amazon, Paypal, Microsoft & Facebook. Find Mike online at www.mikeobrianvoiceovers.com, by phone at (858) 442-2899 or email at mike@mikeobrianvoiceovers.com 5 STAR CUSTOMER SERVICE Mike O'Brian is one of Voices.com's most sought after, in demand voiceover talents. Mike is the original "explainer" voice. Nobody does conversational, friendly, guy next door like Mike O'Brian. His fun, natural, down to earth reads have been chosen to represent the world's biggest companies. Fun fact: in college Mike interviewed Morgan Freeman on the set of Shawshank Redemption, a once in a lifetime opportunity that ultimately inspired him to become a voice actor. One of Mike's recent clients sums it up best, “I've worked with Mike O'Brian on various occasions and I can honestly say that he is one of the best voice-over actors I have ever met in my career. He works fast, is highly professional, delivers impeccable quality and is a pleasure to communicate with. A STRONG recommend!”


English (North American), English, English (South African)


American accent, English accent, Midwest accent, Non regional accent, West coast accent, US accent, U.S. accent, Northwest accent


Young Adult, Middle Aged

Special Skills

Cartoons, Movie Trailers, Documentaries, Audiobooks, Business, Educational, Radio, Telephone, Videogames, Podcasting, Television, Internet


Mike O'Brian's award winning voice has been chosen to represent:

Sprint (TV Commercial)

Levi's (new line of jeans at Target)

Microsoft (Sharepoint, Outlook, Access, One Note, Windows 7)

Amazon (Animated video voiceover)

Discovery (TV Promo)

Google (Animated video voiceover)

Paramount Pictures (Top Gun "The 25th Anniversary" - the video game - voice of one of the fighter pilots)

Facebook (Animated video voiceover)

Motorola (ES 400)

AOL (Project Phoenix)

ESPN (Slacker Radio application)

NBC (The Feast)



B.A. Asbury College 1994

Advanced Public Speaking - Bernard York - PLNU
TV/Film Presentation - Jim Owens AC
Dramatic Interpretation - Sandra Harper - AC
DJ Sullivan's Acting School


  • Microphone

    Sennheiser MKH-416

  • Computer & Software

    Mac(s) and PC

  • Special Equipment

    Various processing components

  • Delivery Methods

    mp3, AIF or WAV via e-mail or through private FTP site

  • Turnaround Time

    Typically 2-4 hours

Service Description

Mike O'Brian is the most responsive and accessible talent on voices.com and he offers the following services:

-Same day turnaround (usually within a couple of hours)

-Professional state of the art studio recording

-Clean up editing

-Post production editing


-Sound effects


-Production and mastering

-ISDN sessions

-Phone patch

Please don't hesitate to ask if you find the services above do not include what you are looking for.


“I've worked with Mike on various occasions and I can honestly say that he is one of the best voice-over actors I met in my career. He works fast, is highly professional, delivers impeccable quality and is a pleasure to communicate with. A STRONG recommend!”

Stellart Media

“We've worked with Mike on several projects. Mike is able to respond quickly and record the necessary material within a very short period of time. His tone of voice can be described as fresh, young and really stands out from the rest. We'll certainly work with him in the future and can recommend his services to anyone.”

iN 60 Seconds

“I've worked with Mike on dozens of animations at lilipip! studios and without question he consistently delivers solid voice over tracks for a wide range of client needs. What's more, his demand never ceases to end as he is often asked for from reference to the portfolio he has accumulated with us. He's our go to guy, and we're really lucky to be working with him so often.”


“Mike is a great professional at his craft. The voice work we get is always of the highest quality and right on time. He understands the various demands companies run into and is willing to be partner-focused and adapt. He's been a pleasure to work with over the past few years on many different projects.”

Brainstorm Inc.

“Having had the opportunity to work with dozens of voice actors over the last 10 years, Mike brings to the table the one thing that, in my opinion, differentiates a good voice actor from a great one. Above and beyond the essentials (which Mike certainly has all of)...Excellent quality, Quick Turnaround, Solid script interpretation."


"Phenomenal. You are a true artist."


Client List

Discovery Channel
Epipheo Studios
Paramount Pictures

Payment Terms

Hire Mike for voice-over work. Payment is made through Voices.com SurePay, an escrow service that guarantees your work is done to your satisfaction. Send payment securely by Visa, Mastercard or PayPal through Voices.com then download your files from the website.

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Next Steps

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