Authentic sounding 'big mamma' with attitude! Job # 37671

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Job # 37671 Authentic sounding 'big mamma' with attitude!

Posted Date
Jun 15, 2011 @ 15:17
Respond By
Jun 21, 2011
Word Count
Attitude, Urban/Street
English (North American)
Age Range
Young Adult
Internet Video

Job Description

We are looking an actor/actress who can portray a really stereotypical ”Ghetto Mama” for a multi media project.

The project consists of several catch phrases and sentences considered stereotypical to ghetto/inner city/ebonics style of speaking. In addition there are some sentences intended for advertising purposes.

Total length of audio is estimated to be about 5 to 7 minutes.

Qualities we are looking for from the actor:

# A distinctive voice that stands out.

# A funny voice.

# An authentic ghetto style, but still suitable for a mainstream market.

# Able to make a short sentence stand out and sound bigger than it is.

# Articulate.

# Attitude.

The sentences need to be said in a way that allows them to be repeated again and again and still be funny.

An example of a sentence that needs to be made “bigger” is:


This will be read:

" –Giiiiiiirl!"

We wish that it is possible to reach the actor on Skype for more detailed explanation and direction.

Other requirements:
Very good recording quality with low noise floor.
The files should be delivered with no additional processing applied. (No EQ compression, limiters ETC.)

We are looking forward to hearing your demos!

PS: Please note that the script provided is for audition purposes, and is not the full script.
The budget allows for a fee up to 350 dollars.

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