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Chris Nichter

Hamburg, New York, US

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Chris Nichter

  Hamburg, New York, US

Highlights

Voice Description: A Voice Actor specializing in creating unique and evocative Character Voices and impersonations/voice characitures, plus a polished Narrator capable of a wide variety of deliveries from warm and inviting, to fun and quirky, to hard-sell, offering a complete spectrum of emotions to bring life to scripts and sound "Real". Strong ability to connect with listener. In short, I'm like Gumby. You can mold me any way you like because I take direction extremely well. Experience: 33 year voice actor and radio voice veteran, having voiced and produced thousands of local and regional radio and TV commercials and promos, numerous National Radio commercials, Two feature-length documentaries for The National Geographic Wild Channel titled "Wild Mississippi" and "Florida Untamed", corporate industrial narrations (including Bayer, HP/Intel, GE and Siemens), an audio book of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens, on-hold messages, voice mail greetings ,podcasts (including Bayer Corp) and web site voice overs, animated character voices for commercials, videos, voice dubbing for movies, and even the voice of a toy for Fisher-Price.

I've voiced pieces for companies in countries around the world, including Germany, Italy, England, Australia, The Netherlands, South Africa, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Canada and across the U.S. Have also appeared as the main characters in a few TV commercials, including one as a devil and an angel on my own shoulders.

* The commercial and promo voice for CBS 2 Chicago TV and WIVB-TV, Buffalo, NY

* Narrator for National Geographic Wild Channel's feature-length documentaries "Wild Mississippi" and "Florida Untamed"

* Narrator (including over 30 characters) for audio book of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens

* The English voice for Bayer Corp podcasts and videos

* Voice of Han Solo for Stars Wars iPhone Video Game

* Voice of Detective Dawson in online CSI Mystery Games

* Narrator & Character voices of online Faithstream children's stories

Roles: Narrator, Announcer, Storyteller, Characters, Everyman, Guy Next door, Teacher, Spokesperson, Alpha Male

Styles; Conversational, Professional, Believable, Confident, Authentic, Informative, Authoritative, Upbeat, Warm, Laid-Back, Natural, Announcer, Articulate, Engaging, Friendly, Sincere

Languages

English, English (North American), English (British), English (Irish), English (Scottish), English (Australian)

Accent

Australian, British, Canadian, Canadian (Maritimes), Eastern European, England - London (Cockney, Estuary, East End), England - Received Pronunciation (RP, BBC), French, German, Indian (India), Irish, Italian, Italian American, Mexican, North American, Russian, Scottish, Spanish, Swedish, US Appalachia, US Cajun (Creole, Bayou), US General American (GenAm), US Mid-Atlantic, US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes), US New Orleans, US New York (New Jersey, Bronx, Brooklyn), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta), US South West (Texas), US Upper Midwest (Fargo, Minnesota), US Western

Ages

Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult

Special Skills

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

Experience

More than 35 years as a voice actor

Credentials

Education

Associates Degree in TV/Radio Broadcasting,
2 Years with Voice Actors Workshop (Toni Silveri),
Cartoon Voices Workshops (Pat Fraley),
Audio Book Workshops (Pat Fraley),
Interactive Workshops (Pat Fraley),
Improv Workshop (Josh Brester)

Studio

  • Microphone

    Sennheiser MKH 416 Shotgun Mic

  • Computer & Software

    iMac

  • Special Equipment

    Adobe Audition 6.0 audio editor

  • Delivery Methods

    email, ipDTL, Source Connect Now, Hightail.com, Dropbox.com, ftp, ISDN, CD

  • Turnaround Time

    Turnaround narmally within 24 hours

Service Description

I provide finished, edited voice-overs in a wide range of delivery styles, age ranges and characters.

Business website: (Website hidden)

Testimonials

“I have been producing audio for TV and radio for over 20 years, and I have rarely run across a voice talent with the range, professionalism, and depth of experience as Chris Nichter. A true asset to anyone’s arsenal of voices!”

— Shaun M. Mullins, owner, Propellerhead Media, Buffalo, NY. www.propellerheadmedia.com

“Chris Nichter is our go-to narrator for all manner of projects. It’s been our pleasure to work with him on several hours of commercial broadcast documentaries. He is not only professional, easy-going and collaborative, but Chris brings to the table an incredible range of voices. His versatility makes him a rare and valuable talent.”

– Brian Armstrong, President, Red Rock Films

“We must have auditioned over 300 hundred voices before finding Chris as our go to guy for commercial voiceovers. We needed someone with a wide range — a voice people could trust and not grow weary of. That’s Chris Nichter. He’s always made time and come through for us.”

— Michael J. Kotnaur, Sales Marketing Manager, Executive Producer, CBS 2, Chicago

“For many years Chris Nichter has voiced everything for the English Websites of BAYER AG. He has a powerful voice and returns the recorded files very fast. He is the most booked American voice over in our agency.”

— Rainer Maria Ehrhardt, President, www.worldwidevoices.de

“Chris was a blast to work with! He’s creative, a great collaborator and takes direction beautifully. I’d definitely recommend him.”

— Joshua Shabtai, Video Game Developer

“Chris was very professional and did a fantastic job voicing the character for my project. He responded to emails and messages very promptly, I was able to listen in via Skype during the recording session and he took direction well, and the finished files sounded great and were delivered much quicker than I anticipated. I look forward to working with him again.”

— Tanner Herriott, Producer, Tanner Herriott Productions

“Thank you for such superb work! Your attention to detail, and wonderful voice made for an amazing product!”

— Mark Shaefer, Client Services Manager, www.voices.com

Voice Over Clients

* National Geographic Wild Channel
* CBS-TV Channel 2, Chicago
* Bayer Corporation, Germany
* Charles Schwab Portfolios
* HTC One Cell Phones
* John Deere-Hitachi
* General Electric
* Konica-Minolta
* Ocean Spray
* Siemens
* HP/Intel
* USDA
* ADP
* Festool
* Prevagen
* RCN Cable
* Fisher Price
* Australian Gold
* Wyoming Tourism
* NCC Certified Nurses
* Cedar Park Amusement Parks
* Mossberg Patriot Hunting Rifle
* Prison Fellowship International
* TN Department of Transportation
* Trained Assassins TV Hunting Series

Payment Terms

Payment to Chris Nichter is made through Voices.com SurePay®, our escrow service that guarantees your project is completed to your satisfaction. Pay securely by Visa, Mastercard or PayPal through Voices.com and when your work is done, simply download the final files, and release funds to Chris Nichter.

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Narrations Demo 969

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E-learning & Trainings Demo 290

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Business Demo 328

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Internet Demo 179

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Trailers Demo 1178

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Messages On-Hold Demo 425

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Audio Books Demo 546

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Radio Imaging Demo 568

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TV News Imaging Demo 211

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  • Animation
    / 5 Image Studios, Inc. for Job #286348 Cyberben Vision Video_VO
    Jun 21, 2018
  • Business
    / 5 Clear-Coat for Job #286820 Instructional Video Voiceover for Mobile Outfitters
    May 23, 2018
  • Business
    / 5 Andrew Page for Job #281195 VO for Product Demo Awesome job. Great voice! Very responsive to feedback. Will work with Chris again.
    May 21, 2018
  • Business
    / 5 Omnibased for Job #286339 Biz tel great job -
    May 16, 2018
  • Internet Video
    / 5 George Wilson for Job #280281 VO for a launch video
    May 14, 2018
  • Business
    / 5 Voices.com (Tyler Smith) for Job #279820 Voices - Interactive Tech VO Great work, thank you!
    May 3, 2018
  • Business
    / 5 Castelazo Content for Job #281705 Product Modernization Testimonial #3
    Apr 22, 2018
  • Television
    / 5 Joe Jestus for Job #278998 UNHCR Ella Updated American English With a unique voice, and the ability to take direction very well, and it can't be overstated how much of a pleasure Chris is to work with. Not only would we hire him again, but we are going to keep him top of mind for anything else we do that he is a fit for. Top-notch talent to say the least!
    Mar 29, 2018
  • Television
    / 5 Joe Jestus for Job #279000 UNHCR Ella-Joseph Updated American English With a unique voice, and the ability to take direction very well, and it can't be overstated how much of a pleasure Chris is to work with. Not only would we hire him again, but we are going to keep him top of mind for anything else we do that he is a fit for. Top-notch talent to say the least!
    Mar 29, 2018
  • Television
    / 5 Joe Jestus for Job #279002 UNHCR Emergency American Englsih With a unique voice, and the ability to take direction very well, and it can't be overstated how much of a pleasure Chris is to work with. Not only would we hire him again, but we are going to keep him top of mind for anything else we do that he is a fit for. Top-notch talent to say the least!
    Mar 29, 2018
  • Television
    / 5 Pensacola Christian College for Job #275117 Gospel CD Promo
    Mar 7, 2018
  • Educational
    / 5 Bean Labs for Job #265777 Old Spanish Trail Chris was a pleasure to work with. He is fast, easy to work with and very skilled. He hit the right notes and was able to offer variations which ultimately won over my client.
    Jan 11, 2018
  • Internet Video
    / 5 Fisico Inc. for Job #261155 Male Voiceover For Video Presentation Selling A Joint Health Supplement Chris is a true professional with a solid understanding of how to present a video sales letter. He did a great job - highly recommended.
    Dec 13, 2017
  • Internet Video
    / 5 At Large SoundMedia for Job #257733 Short VO for animated short film
    Nov 22, 2017
  • Business
    / 5 Naomi Askins for Job #257528 Corporate presentation voiceover - robotic voiceover required Excellent job from Chris. We would highly recommend working with him.
    Nov 21, 2017
  • Television
    / 5 Air3 Creative DMCC for Job #255897 Oil & Gas Brand
    Oct 25, 2017
  • Educational
    / 5 Deloitte Consulting for Job #242756 Public Health Training for Dental Professionals and Water Engineers Thank you for your professionalism. You were an asset to this project.
    Sep 19, 2017
  • Business
    / 5 Stacey Boswell for Job #236599 Bushells
    Jul 24, 2017
  • Internet Video
    / 5 Karl Productions, Inc. for Job #237972 Stormwater PSA Chris has a wonderful voice - credible & authentic. Great to work with, too! Look forward to working with him soon!
    Jul 7, 2017
  • Television
    / 5 Pensacola Christian College for Job #228369 GOSPEL CD PROMO Chris does a great job! We love his work.
    Apr 18, 2017