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Dónal de Barra

Dublin, IE

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Dónal de Barra

/ 5 21 Reviews

Dónal de Barra

  Dublin, IE


After 16 years VO experience in dubbing various cartoons, documentaries, books and live action movies into the Irish language, and many recent outings as an English language VO, I feel that my voice could lend itself very well to most any project: RECENT ENGLISH LANGUAGE WORK Commercial - Irish National Lottery 2015 Campaign Commercial - MandM Direct Ireland Winter Campaign and Sponsorship Stings Commercial - Elvery's GAA Sponsorship Commercial - AIG Sponsorship Television - ESPN SportsCenter Mayweather-Pacquiao Teaser Explainer - Microsoft Azure Video Games - Heroes of Newerth - Shamrock Klanx Web - Jameson Advert Web - Fadó's Irish Pub Ad Narrator - \"The Toughest Trade\" - Sports Documentary Narrator - \"A Sporting Chance\" - 3 part documentary for Setanta Sports. IRISH LANGUAGE DUBBING The SpongeBob Movie: A Sponge Ouf of Water (Spúinse as Uisce) - Bubbles the Dolphin Kappa Mikey – Guano Rekkit Rabbit – Rekkit Justice League – J’Onn J’Onzz Teen Titans – Robin Muppets Tonight – Seymour the Elephant Dude, That's my Ghost - Rajeev Chop Socky Chooks – Chuckie Chan Ben 10 – Stinkfly, Echo Echo Big Bear and Squeak – Big Bear (Musical Vocal) Flea Bitten – Itch– E– Flea Legend of the Dragon – Xuan Chi Power Rangers – Blue, Green, Black in various series Angelo Rules – Minetti Angela Anaconda – Gordy Reinhart The Life and Times of Juniper Lee – Theme Tune Vocals ...and many more both primary and miscellaneous. STUDIO SETUP Neumann TLM 103 iMac 2011 Apogee Duet Pro Tools 11 - Adobe Audition


English (Irish), English (British), English (Scottish), English


Australian, British, Eastern European, French, German, Irish, North American, Scottish, US General American (GenAm)


Middle Aged, Senior, Teen, Young Adult

Special Skills

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


16 years doing VO work in the Irish Language (Gaeilge) on various high profile cartoons such as Ben 10, SpongeBob Squarepants, Justice League, Teen Titans, Kappa Mikey, Rekkit Rabbit, Angelo Rules, Big Bear and Squeak, Johnny Test and many more. Recent work in the English language on 3 part documentary for national television broadcaster, Setanta Sports, for A Sporting Chance.



BA Early and Modern Irish. 16 years dubbing and VO.


  • Microphone

    Neumann TLM 103

  • Computer & Software

    iMac - Pro Tools - Adobe Audition

  • Special Equipment

    Apogee Duet - Custom Built Vocal Booth - Waves and iZotope Plugins

  • Delivery Methods

    FTP, CD, email, ipDTL, Skype, Source Connect Now

  • Turnaround Time

    Within 24 hours

Service Description

Prompt, professional, courteous and open to direction . Constant contact will ensure there are no unnecessary delays with your project and confidence behind the mic and attention to detail will ensure you will be happy with the service provided, every time!

Voice Over Clients


Irish National Lottery
Paramount Pictures
ABF Pictures
Target McConnells
Ogilvy and Mather
Macalla Teoranta
Setanta Sports
Motive Television

Payment Terms

Payment to Dónal de Barra 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 Dónal de Barra.

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Commercials 2016 124

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IVR 85

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Educational 43

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Commercial Demo 192

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Narration 72

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Audiobook - Children's 64

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Corporate 24

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  • Television
    / 5 Voices.com (Emily Campbell) for Job #270593 Voices- Guinness Spot for Canadian Market Excellent work!!
    Mar 21, 2018
  • Internet Video
    / 5 Aga Maru for Job #258236 YFT script Dónal is an insanely talented artist and it was pleasure to work with him again!
    Dec 5, 2017
  • Internet Video
    / 5 Enigma Software Group for Job #261198 The New Age of Blackmail Timely, professional and thorough!
    Nov 22, 2017
  • Business
    / 5 Intel for Job #257976 Corporate Services - End of Year Donal worked very quickly to review feedback and provide me what I wanted. Thank you.
    Oct 31, 2017
  • Television
    / 5 Avanquest for Job #253311 Mobile App Voice Over Great VO talent and easy to work with. Would use again.
    Oct 4, 2017
  • Internet Video
    / 5 Voices.com (Lisa Kellner) for Job #233161 Voices - Internet Videos - Irish - Young Adult Fantastic job!!! Thank you so much for all of your help on this project :)
    Jun 28, 2017
  • Television
    / 5 Voices.com (Trevon Buccione) for Job #216726 Voices - TV - Golf Campaign Thank you, Dónal! Fantastic files!
    Jan 20, 2017
  • Internet Video
    / 5 Aga Maru for Job #182807 Yeah weddings promo video We have been searching for a VO artist for a long time, but without previous experience, it proved to be a tough search. Donal came to rescue with his interesting and versatile voice and his interpretation of the text was spot on.

    Donal ticked all the boxes and delivered the revisions and finished product in a lightning speed. We couldn't recommend him more!
    Apr 28, 2016
  • Internet Video
    / 5 Filmular for Job #175389 SIPO Third Parties Standalone version
    Mar 23, 2016
  • Internet Video
    / 5 Filmular for Job #172541 SIPO "Third Party" video
    Feb 16, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 Filmular for Job #171966 Irish General Election video - Donations Guidelines
    Feb 5, 2016
  • Documentaries
    / 5 Voices.com (Keri Hayter) for Job #170850 Voices-Documentary Narration Donal is professional and did a wonderful job, thanks again!
    Feb 5, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 Voices.com (Emily Campbell) for Job #158691 Voices- Irish Type Accent Needed for Internal Video Donal was great to work with and very communicative throughout the project
    Oct 21, 2015
  • Business
    / 5 unknown for Job #156521 Biddy McGraw Dónal was great! I've never directed a voiceover before... but he was easy to talk to and took direction well! Helping to mold my short narrative from song into a story.
    Sep 22, 2015
  • Internet Video
    / 5 unknown for Job #157219 Promotional website video: "Know your subscriber" Our experience using Dónal to record a voiceover for our promotional video was excellent. He understood exactly what we wanted and provided a professional, broadcast quality recording very quickly.

    I would have no hesitation to work with Dónal again or to recommend him to others.
    Sep 22, 2015
  • Internet Video
    / 5 Voices.com (Todd MacLean) for Job #153440 Voices- Movie Trailer style Internet Video Thanks for all of your extra work- It was perfect!
    Sep 2, 2015
  • Business
    / 5 Voices.com (Sarah Jamieson) for Job #147769 RUSH - Donal - Your Voice Requested! Great working with you Donal, it was a pleasure!
    Jul 16, 2015
  • Business
    / 5 87seconds for Job #143292 Azure Fast and good VO!
    Jun 3, 2015
  • Internet Video
    / 5 Fionn MacCool's Saskatoon for Job #143687 Youtube voiceover ad. Dónal responded very quickly to our initial request and he pretty much nailed what we were looking for on the first takes. I wouldn't hesitate to use his services again. Very pleased!
    May 28, 2015
  • Videogames
    / 5 Frostburn Studios for Job #132425 Irish Fighter Excellent work. Very quick and professional. I can highly recommend Dónal.
    Feb 25, 2015