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Bob De Dea

Bob De Dea

Highlights

Voice Description
DOCUMENTARY NARRATION: Matter-of-fact and detached

OTHER NARRATION: Rich with compassion

PSAs: Warm and reassuring

VIDEO GAMES: Character voices galore

UPBEAT COMMERCIAL OFFERINGS: Fun and quirky

CORPORATE VIDEO NARRATION: Professional, straight-forward

AUDIO DRAMAS: Enthusiastic and adventuresome

MATURE MAN: Quiet, wry and serious

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Baby
• Teenage Boy
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• English - North American
I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes
• Commercials
• Promos
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Adult content
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)
• Non-Union Jobs

•Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories

•Jobs for AFTRA (US) signatories Jobs for AFTRA (US) signatories

•Jobs for British Equity signatories Jobs for British Equity signatories

•Jobs for SAG (US) signatories Jobs for SAG (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships
•SAG (US) SAG (US)

•AFTRA (US) AFTRA (US)

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities
• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I have ISDN in my studio
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer
• I offer copywriting services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base
Seattle, Washington, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
Accents and dialects:

Standard American
Cockney
Upper-crust British
Irish
Italian
French
German
Russian
Eastern-European
U.S. Southern
New Yorkese

Characters:

Silly or serious
Straight or comedic
Understated or over-the-top
Straightforward or Insinuating

My Voice Experience
Representative sampling of my voice-over clients:

McGraw-Hill
Alaska U.S.A. Credit Union
Key Bank
The Oregonian
Regional Transit Authority
Macy's
Seattle Metro
Jonathan Edwards Jewelers
Media Partners

I have done several audio books and serial mysteries, recorded the narrative for documentary videos, and have dubbed in voices for film and video.

My Training
I studied speech with Milenko Radosavljevich and Ruth Berkowitz at H.B. Studio in New York.

I make my living as a professional actor, and have performed in hundreds of stage productions with luminaries as diverse as Tom Skerritt, Rob Estes, Cheyenne Jackson, Patty Cohenour, Kendra Kassenbaum, Louis Hobson, Billie Wildrick, John Conrad Schuck, Jodie Benson and Jack Bannon.

I am also a produced playwright and composer and a member of the Dramatists Guild.

My Studio Equipment
I have an audition studio set up with a Peavey mic and hardware mixer. I use Adobe Audition 3 and SONAR X2 Producer software to create my audition submissions.

I use a professional studio with ISDN to produce the finished product.

Additional Skills
I am a professional singer as well, having performed in numerous cabarets and musicals and as a regular singer with a local big band. I also regularly perform a Bobby Darin tribute show.

Payment Methods Accepted
• PayPal
• Credit cards
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Wire transfers

Contact Information
To contact Bob De Dea by email or phone, please click here.

Languages

English (North American), English

Accents

British, Eastern European, England - London (Cockney, Estuary, East End), French, German, Irish, Italian, North American, Russian, US New York (New Jersey, Bronx, Brooklyn), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta)

Ages

Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult

Special Skills

Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Jingles, Movie Trailers, Music, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames

Experience

Representative sampling of my voice-over clients:

McGraw-Hill
Alaska U.S.A. Credit Union
Key Bank
The Oregonian
Kawasaki
Regional Transit Authority
Macy's
Seattle Metro
Jonathan Edwards Jewelers
Media Partners
GoFuse

Credentials

Education

I studied speech with Milenko Radosavljevich and Ruth Berkowitz at H.B. Studio in New York.

I make my living as a professional actor, and have performed in hundreds of stage productions with luminaries as diverse as Tom Skerritt, Rob Estes, Cheyenne Jackson, Patty Cohenour, Kendra Kassenbaum, Louis Hobson, Billie Wildrick, John Conrad Schuck, Jodie Benson and Jack Bannon.

I am also a produced playwright and composer and a member of the Dramatists Guild.

Associations

Equity, SAG-AFTRA

Studio

  • Microphone

    Shure PG52

  • Computer & Software

    PC - Adobe Audition 3.0 - SONAR X1 Producer

  • Special Equipment

    Eurorack

  • Delivery Methods

    Email, Dropbox, Snail Mail

  • Turnaround Time

    Usually within 24 hours

Service Description


I can record and then deliver edited and finished voice tracks via Email, Dropbox, or by regular mail.

I also offer copywriting/copyediting services.

I have a relationship with several professional studios in the Seattle area when a job calls for ISDN.

Payment Terms

Hire Bob as a voice actor. Payment is made through Voices.com SurePay, an escrow service that guarantees your work is done to your satisfaction. Send payment securely by Visa, Mastercard or PayPal through Voices.com then download your files from the website.

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Next Steps

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