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Odds Bodkin

Bradford, New Hampshire, US
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Odds Bodkin

Odds Bodkin



"a one-man vocal universe"--TimeOut New York. My specialty voices include imperious gods, monsters, warriors, giants, dark lords, animals, elves, dwarfs, wizards, kings, demons, generals and heroes drawn from 30 years creating voices as a master storyteller performing epic tales. From the folkloric side of my work, I offer a wide variety of compelling and comic voices for children's productions. I am excited to create new voices built around character requirements for videogame and cartoon productions.


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


Australian, British, Chinese, French, German, Irish, Italian, Japanese, North American, Scottish, Spanish, US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta), US South West (Texas)


Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult

Special Skills

Audiobooks, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Jingles, Music, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Videogames


I draw on 31 years of experience in a highly specialized business--performance storytelling in the "bardic" style, that is, with character voices and narrations. I've won Indie, Golden Headset, Parents' Choice and Storytelling World awards among others for my story audios and continue to tour nationally, performing for universities, schools and organizations. My talent is fusing an imaginative, fictional mind with a versatile voice gift.



B.A. from Duke University.

Service Description

Custom-crafted voice characterizations based on producer scripts and creative direction, of any length, plus American English narrations.


"a consummate storyteller"

The New York Times

"a one-man vocal universe"

TimeOut New York

"a modern-day Orpheus"

Billboard Magazine

one of the "great voices" in modern storytelling


Voice Over Clients

Commissions: The Art Institute of Chicago, IBM, Target Stores, The Brookstone Company, The Peabody Essex Museum, Monadnock Media, Christa McAuliffe Planetarium, Boston University. Venues: The National Storytelling Festival, The White House, Harvard, Syracuse, Loyola University Maryland, St. Anselm College, University of New Hampshire, Lincoln Center Institute, New England Classical Association, Arizona State University, International Storytelling Center, International Storytelling Symposium, Dartmouth College, St. Paul's School, Phillips Exeter Academy, The Hood Museum of Art and The Wharton School of Business, among others.

Payment Terms

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Next Steps

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