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Philip Lortie

Philip Lortie

Highlights

For commercials, my voice is believable, friendly, authoritative, warm. For narration, my voice is caring, intelligent, distinctive, and personable. For presentations, my voice is clean and confident. For animation, I have a wide range of character voices, from deep and dopey, to nervous and smart alecky. My voice has been likened to Peter Coyote, Donald Sutherland, Josh Lucas (TV's The Firm), and Morgan Freeman (for its folksiness and charm). My focus and drive is on providing powerful, professional voice overs quickly and easily. Great customer service and customer satisfaction are very important to me, and I have a blast working in this field, having made many personal connections with my colleagues. I have recently built a home studio.

Languages

English (North American), English

Accents

North American

Ages

Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult

Special Skills

Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames

Experience

The job I get the most recognition from is the national ads for Moore's Clothing for Men in Canada ("Well made, well priced, well dressed. Moore's") which I have been doing for a couple years. Over the years some of the clients I have recorded ads for include: Nikon, Coca-Cola, TD Bank, RBC, RIM (Blackberry), YMCA, Canada's Credit Unions, Medieval Times, North Dakota tourism, and The Globe & Mail. My voice has been broadcast across all media you can name. My focus and drive is on providing powerful, professional voice overs quickly and easily. Great customer service and customer satisfaction are very important to me, and I have a blast working in this field, having made many personal connections with my colleagues. I have recently built a home studio.

Credentials

Education

I received a B.A. in English Literature & Language from the University of Chicago. I completed teacher certification in History and Drama at the Ontario Institute for Education (OISE)/University of Toronto, and later received a Masters of Arts in Education from there as well. I have been an actor, both full- and part-time, since I graduated university in 1986. My improvisational theater group in Chicago, Cardiff Giant, created and performed many popular shows in its 9 year history. I have appeared in over 3 dozen plays and several films, and completed an intensive course in clowning here in Toronto.

Studio

  • Microphone

    Rode NT 1000

  • Computer & Software

    Custom built PC, Windows 7 Premium, Adobe Audition 3, Skype

  • Special Equipment

    Mic pre-amp/processor: dbx 286s, Sound card: M-Audio Delta Series

  • Delivery Methods

    FTP, e-mail, regular mail

  • Turnaround Time

    12 hours or less

Payment Terms

Hire Philip 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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Philip Lortie

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