Toronto, Ontario, CA
James' award winning, deep, powerful and gritty voice has been heard on hundreds of trailers, promos, radio and television commercials worldwide. His strong, distinctive delivery cuts through heavy production to grab the attention of viewers and listeners. From ominous and scary like his movie trailer for Insidious Chapter-3, to gravelly and rough in his Mad Max Fury Road trailer, James delivers impactful performances every time.
James also does extensive narration work for business and corporate clients in the industrial, hospitality, agriculture, finance, health, logistics and insurance industries. A multiple, international award winner in the e-Learning and training sectors James has won CV Magazine’s Private Education & Development Award for Most Dedicated E-Learning Voice Actor 2019 - Canada, as well as the 2018 World E-Learning Voice Actor of the Year Award from i-Study. Whether it's informative professional or friendly conversational, James has the natural skill to bring a narration to life.
Dedicated to 100% client satisfaction James has a perfect 5-Star record from over 100 client reviews submitted on Voices.com. He is a true professional who ensures the job gets done quickly and accurately, with a less than 24-hour turnaround time for most projects. Trusted by world class companies including Lionsgate Films, VISA, Gillette, Disney-Pixar, BMW, e-One Films and more James brings a distinctive, sincere and unforgettable voice to their projects.
English (North American), English
British, Canadian, Canadian (Maritimes), Canadian (Newfoundland), Canadian (West), England - London (Cockney, Estuary, East End), North American, Scottish (Edinburgh), Scottish (Glaswegian), Scottish (Standard Scottish English), US General American (GenAm), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta), US Upper Midwest (Fargo, Minnesota), US Western
Middle Aged (35-54), Senior (55+)
Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet Video, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
James offers 25+ years of award winning voiceover experience, a professional service and a 24-hour turnaround time for most projects.
He works with clients and production houses all over the world including New York, Helsinki, Jakarta, Los Angeles, Kiev, Toronto, Tel Aviv, London, Cartagena, Sydney and more.
Clients have included McDonalds, VISA, Disney-Pixar, Pfizer, Budweiser, BMW, Vodafone, Hewlett-Packard, Choice Hotels, Lionsgate Films, Carlsberg, XBOX, Harley-Davidson, Smirnoff, eOne Films, Lexus, Gillette, PokerStarz, Carlsberg, Dell, HMV, SAP-Hana, Lotus, Bank of Montreal, Toronto Blue Jays, Lowe's, The NFL, Stihl, Mini-Cooper, TP-Link, Schlumberger, Future Shop, Universal Music, Travelocity, Geist, Home Depot and hundreds more.
James has won multiple awards in his career including CV Magazine’s Private Education & Development Award for Most Dedicated E-Learning Voice Actor 2019 - Canada, as well as the 2018 World E-Learning Voice Actor of the Year Award from i-Study as well as being the voice on the 2012 Crystal Award Winner - Gold - Radio Promotion Campaign (Canada).
- Weekly coaching from some of the best voiceover coaches in the world
- Nearly 25-years experience in Canada's radio industry as a one of the country's top news anchors
- Graduate of Humber College Radio Broadcasting Program
- Brock University (marketing major)
Sennheiser MKH416 and Sennheiser MK4
Computer & Software
Custom Designed including Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 interface
Sound booth, Source Connect, ipDTL, ISDN-capable, phone patch
Dropbox, ftp, WeTransfer, email, Google Drive, MP3, WAV, AIFF
4-8 hours for small or RUSH projects, 24 hours for medium sized projects
James offers 25+ years of voiceover experience, a professional service and a 24-hour turnaround time for most projects. Customers will be 100% satisfied with the final project and it will be delivered on time, every time. With the ability to produce broadcast sound quality the audio can be delivered in a variety of formats including MP3, WAV, AIFF, etc.
He can help edit scripts for clients for who have English as a second language ensuring the copy is grammatically correct.
James was efficient, understood our needs, and nailed the tone and style we were looking for. He was a pleasure to work with. I would highly recommend him.Greg Compton - Independent Video Producer
My production team and I listened to the new VO and it's exactly what we were looking for. You nailed it once again. Thank you for the speedy turn around.Gustavo Lopez - Contraband LLC
We have shared this spot with a number of people – including our CEO – and everyone is raving about it. Just awesome – thank-you!Shawn Burt - The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation
James did an excellent job in his voice over work for Iasa. He was quick and efficient and spot on for what we needed for this educational and informative project. I will be using James again for sure.Danielle Requa - Iasa Global
It's very hard to find someone who is such a pro who can deliver projects in only few hours. James does this very well which makes our work so easy and the clients very happyAmir Atme - Voiise Audio Solutions
James is one of the most reliable talents we work with. The quality of his voicing is top notch and he’s quick to respond and deliver. James’ ease of doing business and professionalism is what keeps us coming back.Michael Sabo - Sabo Studios
We have the client comments for the video and they loved it. I think it's perfect.Ilpo Virtanen, Brink Helsinki
The sound quality is great and the narration is perfect.... I hope we can work together again on the next projectRichardo Matulessy, Bengkel Digital Production
James was great to work with. He gave great reads, took direction well and helped me out on a super fast turnaround that really saved my bacon. Highly recommended.Andrew Kornhaber, Kornhaber-Brown
Voice Over Clients
VISA, Disney-Pixar, Budweiser, Choice Hotels, Lionsgate Films, BMW, Carlsberg, XBOX, Harley-Davidson, Smirnoff eOne Films, Lexus, Gillette, PokerStarz, Carlsberg, Dell, HMV, Budweiser, SAP-Hana, Lotus, Bank of Montreal, Toronto Blue Jays, Lowe's, The NFL, Stihl, Mini-Cooper, TP-Link, Schlumberger, Future Shop, Universal Music, Travelocity, Geist, Home Depot and hundreds more.
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