VOLVO launch, US tv +++ MOONPIG UK national TV campaigns +++ UNHCR refugee appeal +++ Books Seeing Red by Prof Nicholas Humphrey and Truman by Roy Jenkins released by Audible +++ Audiobook World of Ryyah wins Bronze +++ Improvised 'Angelic' Elvan and Orcan tongues.
GEORGE the FIRTH? Niche Brit if you like, but rarely Stiff Upper Lip. As well as Attenborough, Churchill, H.G. Wells, Ringo Starr, meet the Madman in the taxi, Elven and Orcan romantics, Simp Bratson, a lad in trouble, lovelorn Ingrid of iPad fame. I'm a narrator who can ACT, and make sense of a book on philosophy.
Own full-service studio, editing skill, BBC-trained.
From basso boom to sneaky villain. Sweet talking to sharp suited. STYLES: Straight 'n clear, dramatic, conversational, intimate, poetic, experimental. I Iove performance. Posh, neutral, cockney, character. Ongoing FIVE STAR FEEDBACK. 'Ingrid' video I voiced for Zagg won ADDY GOLD 2011. BEST ACTOR semifinalist Amazon Studios Oct 2011. BRONZE AWARD Readers Favorite 2013. WINNER Halloween contest, VoicesPro 2014.
Just uploaded (2016) a voiced video reel on my YouTube channel.
British, England - London (Cockney, Estuary, East End), England - North West (Liverpool, Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire), England - Received Pronunciation (RP, BBC), Welsh
Middle Aged, Senior
Audiobooks, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Videogames
ACTOR'S TRAINING, voicework and stage Mountview Academy, London, with Peter Coxhead.
Former UK news writer and editor. Pro Technique pass, BBC Film Unit. Freelance voice actor.
VO COACHING: Kevin Delaney.
VOICED UK & USA national TV spots, 62k multi-voice romance, academic philosophy, history documentary, medical and industrial videos, radio & YouTube spots, local history DVD sets, charity podcast, children's stories, iPhone apps, Cathedral guide, cod-sports commentaries, poetry, anime and games characters.
UK state schools, Open University humanities, journalist, senior career development in voluntary & community sector.
Rode NT1A LDC, Coles 4038 ribbon.
Computer & Software
iMac OSX10.8.5 Lion. Twisted Wave, Izotope RX2, Fabfilter Pro-C2, backup drive.
SCNow, phonepatch, linked Skype, whisper space.
WAV/AIFF, zip. MP3 8-320, 16/24/32 bit. FTP/Hightail, flash.
12 hours, timezone permitting, or immediate if short.
PRO QUALITY performance and cleanup, own full time studio.
FREE TRIAL READS: Narration, stories, guides, characters, experimental.
SCRIPT DOCTOR: Inflexion and subbing for voice will cut your word count - and costs! Ask me how.
DIRECTION is welcomed by phonepatch or Skype - I am used to it, and also self-direct.
QUALITY tracks (I am BBC trained), recorded in silent acoustic. Breaths and clicks hand-cleared.
PRODUCTION? Yes. Music bed or a complete spot, including writing. Sold examples available.
OWN STUDIO = fast, flexible, almost 24/7... and great value!
'OUTSTANDING voice talent. Brought to life an ideaVideo for Zagg Inc., Salt Lake City.
and made it exceptional. Very easy to work with' - Director Scott Meyer.
'The reads were right-on from the beginning. One of the best I have worked with' - Director Tim PowellTim Powell films
The recordings sound great and were done very well.Publisher of classic childrens' stories as apps.
Thanks for great work! - Producer Brian Yi
Exceptional service and his voice, inflection and tempo were dead on. Howard Ellison was the perfect choice for this project. We will certainly rehire him for our next project - Randall RitnourGames Developer
Reading poetry is not an easy job, and Howard's audition was perfect from the first read. He grasped the right rhythm, tone and spirit of the poem with amazing precision. It was a great vocal performance, and we would be delighted to work with Howard again.Olga Kosova
Thanks Howard. Loved your reading and beautiful narration, it really added to the project - Mike Leechin.Little Castaways animation
Perfect! Happy to work on future projects with you. The others who took part this morning were very happy as well - Owe BengtssonTMP (Volvo US television spot)
Moonpig - UK national TV ads
Volvo - US national tv launch
Audible - a/book Seeing Red
BBC America - thriller trailer
Kramp gmbh - Industrial film
Ydraw - action sketch voice
Danny Wallace - short story
Lapka - Russian innovation
JDFtv - Inspirational video
Soap fm - Street reporter
15Four - Executives online
Webnation - Entrepreneurs
Zagg.com - Animation voice
Britain on Film - DVD histories
Soundart Radio - Zap That Mic!
McGraw Hill - Literature Educational
Tim Powell - Historical documentary
Redwood Audio - philosophy audiobook
N3RD London - Voice replacement
Daxic Group - Smartphone apps
Global Poverty - Vaccine appeal
Big Top Games - Role of Raphael
Suetvess, Rome - Social documentary
Clean Fantastic - Radio spot production
Clarity Consulting - Interactive storybook
Heritage Media - 20 tourist DVD guides
Mastercard Skrill - Company launch
Home Positions - Lifestyle web ad
Dr Dave Hill, DCH - Warmup PA
Lanesborough Hotel - onhold
The Mask fansite - teaser
Author H.L.Watson - Audiobook
Swansea University - I am a Tree
Ravensbourne Media - After Auschwitz
Dalhousie University - Arts documentary
Emanuel Altenburger - Event documentary
Transas International - Naval architect training
Medecins Sans Frontiers - Doctor recruitment
American Museum of Independence - guide
Staffordshire University - Futurist narration
Matthew Chappell comedy - Straight guy
Mexpo tourist guides - Cathedral tour
Takamo Universe - Sci-fi narrator
NAIF childrens' health products
UNHCR refugee appeal
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