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Louise Saint-Claire

Johannesburg, ZA
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Louise Saint-Claire

  Johannesburg, ZA

Highlights

Louise has an extremely VERSATILE, WARM, ENGAGING, BELIEVABLE, CONFIDENT, NATURAL, PROFESSIONAL, KNOWLEDGABLE, GENUINE, CARING, HIGHLY LISTENABLE VOICE and has the ability to perform many different ACCENTS, CHARACTERS and AGE GROUPS, including MOTHERS, GRANDMOTHERS, PHARMACISTS, NURSES, CEO's, DIVAS from the DOWN TO EARTH to the OVER THE TOP. SULTRY and SEXY, CHEEKY and BRIGHT!
Louise is passionate about VOICE WORK and is proficient in many different styles CONVERSATIONAL, MOTIVATIONAL, CALMING, ENERGETIC, REALISTIC, SEXY, AMUSING, SOFT SELL, HARD SELL, CORPORATE, BUSINESS, EDUCATIONAL and UNDERSTATED.
Louise can provide a WELCOMING, PROFESSIONAL voice for your IVR, VOIP, ON HOLD MESSAGING or PHONE ANSWERING SERVICE.
Louise will bring any AUDIO BOOK to life and recreate THEATRE OF THE MIND
When voicing CORPORATES and AUDIOVISUALS Louise is BELIEVABLE, PROFESSIONAL, CONFIDENT, AUTHORATATIVE and SINCERE.
When it comes to E-LEARNING and EDUCATIONAL voice work, she comes across as MOTIVATIONAL, INFORMATIVE, INTELLIGENT, WARM, FRIENDLY and GENUINE.

Louise is RELIABLE, CREATIVE, FOCUSSED, MOTIVATED , HARD WORKING and takes DIRECTION WELL.

Languages

English, English (British), English (South African), English (North American), English (Irish), English (Scottish), English (Australian), Afrikaans

Accent

Australian, British, Eastern European, England - London (Cockney, Estuary, East End), England - Received Pronunciation (RP, BBC), French (Standard International), German, Greek, Irish, Italian, Mediterranean, North American, Russian, Scottish, South African, South African (Afrikaans)

Ages

Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult

Special Skills

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

Experience

Louise is a versatile, award winning actress and voice artist with over 30 years experience.
Louise has performed in many films, television series and theatre productions since 1981 playing a variety of roles both comedic and dramatic, performing characters with North American, British (RP and regional), German, Scottish and a variety of South African accents including neutral English South African, Afrikaans and other South African dialects.
Louise has always had a love for radio and all things voice related and has worked consistanly since 1981 performing in many radio serials and dramas playing a variety of different characters for SAfm (National Radio Station).
Currently she can be heard on SAfm's RADIO VUKA which is a daily RADIO SOAP that has been running since 2009. Louise performs the roles of Veronica, a middle aged actress and DORIS, an interfering senior citizen.
Louise has read Poetry and numerous Audio Books both for children and adults also for SAfm.
From 1989 to 2007 Louise presented and read News on SAfm, 5fm and 94.7fm Radio. During that time Louise created the voice of hilarious and much loved character Thelma, a senior citizen with a penchant for cocktails. She also voiced other colorful characters from all walks of life including Princess Diana, Queen Elizabeth, Margerate Thatcher and local politicians Thuli Madonsela and Helen Zille.
Since leaving university Louise has done many voice overs for Television and Radio in different styles from Soft Sell and Sexy to Conversational and Corporate, Hard sell and Bright to Character voices and Announcer Tags.
Louise has voiced several animation series such as Maja the Bee and Ball Town, she is the voice of Josh in The Magic Cellar and Ma Roach in Illuminati.
Louise has been coaching privately for performance, voice and accent training since 2002 and gives vocal, accent and performance master classes and workshops privately and for AFDA (The South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance) and for the University of Witwatersrand School of Drama.
Louise is the vocal and dialect coach for the Indigo View Academy of Acting

Credentials

Education

Matriculated from St Marys School in Johannesburg in 1976
Attended The University of Cape Town for four years from 1977. Graduating with a Performers Diploma in Drama in 1980.

Studio

  • Microphone

    Samson COIU Pro USB Studio Condenser Microphone

  • Computer & Software

    Audacity

  • Special Equipment

    Samson PSOI Pop Filter, Shock Mount, Space Reflection SE electronics

  • Delivery Methods

    MP3, WAV

  • Turnaround Time

    24 hours or sooner depending on time difference

Service Description

Clean, edited high quality sound tracks..
Professional and friendly .
Can self direct or is available on Skype.

Testimonials

Loiuse Saint-Claire has worked as a freelance vocal performer for SAfm SABC for many years, performing in countless radio dramas, promos, billboards and book readings. She is currently performing in a long running radio serial, Radio Vuka.
Louise is extremely versatile and has the ability to bring characters to life with her voice. She is reliable, friendly and always gives more than just whats required.
We love working with her and I highly recommend her talents.

Julia Anne Malone/ Head of Drama SAfm, SABC (South African Broadcasting Corporation)

Its always a pleasure working with Louise - she gets the job done really fast, takes direction superbly and has a great voice. One of the best voice artists in the country, clients just love her.

Jane Askew/ Head of Copy Publicis/ Creative strategy The Hired Hand

Louise is one of our country's most versatile, professional and truly generous – in time, effort and range – voice artists. I have had the privilage of working with her on many commercials and long form voice overs, including consistently on two multinational brands namely, LUX for Unilever, as well as Kelloggs All Bran. A favourite with clients for her impeccable attention to detail and with me and my team for the elevated creativity she brings to every single recording, no matter how big or small. I give her the highest recommendation.

Julia Rutherford, Executive Creative Director, ex JWT and Ireland Davenport (member of the WPP Group).

Voice Over Clients

Comfort Fabric Softener
Sannex
Mercedes Benz
Lux
Garnier
SAfm
Link Pharmacy
Toyota
Virgin Atlantic
Investec
Discovery
Gladwrap
Just Property Group
Ponstan
Chrysler
Rainbow
Canesten
MTN
Mica
National Geographic
Incredible Connection
Kellogs
1 Time Airlines
Europcar
First National Bank
Panasonic
Ensure
Coricraft
Boardmans
Cell C
Vodacom
Easy wear
Edutain Distribution
Bioter Health
Morningside Dispensary
Ford

Payment Terms

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Next Steps

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Narration and Documentary Demo 71

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Corporate 76

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IVR - Phone on Hold 29

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Characters 34

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characters 38

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Lux Liquid TV Commercial 18

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Lux TV Commercial 8

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Sanex TV commercial 9

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South African Soccer Mom 78

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  • Movie Trailers
    / 5 Tim McManus for Job #223235 Charleston Fashion Week - Featured Designers - British
    Mar 22, 2017
  • Internet
    / 5 Emily Campbell for Job #218408 Voices- Engineering Consulting Company Louise was a pleasure to work with.
    Mar 15, 2017
  • Internet
    / 5 Dale Dupuis for Job #221110 Voices - Sincere, Heartfelt VO Very happy! Thanks!
    Feb 16, 2017
  • Documentaries
    / 5 Cemre Balaban for Job #218292 A female character in a location based audio walking tour She is a professional. Very talented. Fast. Easy to work with. She took a great effort to make our project great. Thank you Louise.
    Feb 5, 2017
  • Internet
    / 5 Agnes Kes for Job #217639 Voices: Warm, motivating voice for online video Great work!
    Feb 3, 2017
  • Telephone
    / 5 Sasha Gainullin for Job #216071 Telephone Greeting Excellent!
    Jan 10, 2017
  • Telephone
    / 5 Sasha Gainullin for Job #215615 Telephone Greeting Louise was great, and very responsive. Thank you.
    Jan 3, 2017
  • Internet
    / 5 Dale Dupuis for Job #210228 Voices - Construction Progress Video Client thought you were amazing and we couldn't agree more! Great work, Louise!
    Dec 16, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 BRIAN HUBBARD for Job #213973 AEGON IRIS VIDEO
    Dec 14, 2016
  • Telephone
    / 5 Gal Friedman for Job #212873 SWM IVR
    Dec 13, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 BRIAN HUBBARD for Job #207855 ATTO Corporate Video
    Dec 12, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 THIBAUT DEHEM for Job #203810 The move Louise was wonderful on that project: rapidity, reactivity and service were at the highest level any customer could dream of.
    I truly recommend Louise for other jobs.
    Dec 6, 2016
  • Telephone
    / 5 Dale Dupuis for Job #210038 Voices - British Company IVR Amazing work Louise! The client was immensely pleased with your work and here's something they wanted to share with you:
    "Please tell Louise that we liked many of the other Talents but her voice really reminded me of Nigella Lawson (it is a compliment!)"

    You were perfect for this one!
    Nov 25, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 THIBAUT DEHEM for Job #196225 Wikipreneurs - Extras
    Oct 3, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 Chris Diavolitsis for Job #192356 Voices.com - Female UK or American English Keep up the great work!
    Aug 9, 2016
  • Internet
    / 5 aurelie rimbaud for Job #192847 Need a slight Britsh female voice It was a pleasure to work with Louise. She just got it right first time! So professional and perfect read, will recommend her to anyone!
    Aug 1, 2016
  • Television
    / 5 Jonathan Williams for Job #194461 Women on the Frontlines Israel Trip Louise is not only very talented but extremely easy and fun to work with. She's very fast and we loved working with her.
    Jul 24, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 THIBAUT DEHEM for Job #191131 CoR - Bratislava
    Jul 19, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 Annie Miller for Job #185357 Finance House International Louise was great! She got me the voiceover very quick and was so easy to work with.
    Jul 13, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 Ron Radom for Job #190157 Sophisticated Office/Retail Project Fantastic work. You really went above & beyond my requests!
    Jun 20, 2016