Chris Nichter  Hamburg, NY, US

Chris Nichter
/ 5 23 Reviews
Chris Nichter

Chris Nichter

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Highlights

Voice Description: A Voice Actor specializing in creating unique and evocative Character Voices and impersonations/voice characitures, plus a polished Narrator capable of a wide variety of deliveries from warm and inviting, to fun and quirky, to hard-sell, offering a complete spectrum of emotions to bring life to scripts and sound "Real". Strong ability to connect with listener. In short, I'm like Gumby. You can mold me any way you like because I take direction extremely well. Experience: 33 year voice actor and radio voice veteran, having voiced and produced thousands of local and regional radio and TV commercials and promos, numerous National Radio commercials, Two feature-length documentaries for The National Geographic Wild Channel titled "Wild Mississippi" and "Florida Untamed", corporate industrial narrations (including Bayer, HP/Intel, GE and Siemens), an audio book of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens, on-hold messages, voice mail greetings ,podcasts (including Bayer Corp) and web site voice overs, animated character voices for commercials, videos, voice dubbing for movies, and even the voice of a toy for Fisher-Price.

I've voiced pieces for companies in countries around the world, including Germany, Italy, England, Australia, The Netherlands, South Africa, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Canada and across the U.S. Have also appeared as the main characters in a few TV commercials, including one as a devil and an angel on my own shoulders.

* The commercial and promo voice for CBS 2 Chicago TV and WIVB-TV, Buffalo, NY

* Narrator for National Geographic Wild Channel's feature-length documentaries "Wild Mississippi" and "Florida Untamed"

* Narrator (including over 30 characters) for audio book of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens

* The English voice for Bayer Corp podcasts and videos

* Voice of Han Solo for Stars Wars iPhone Video Game

* Voice of Detective Dawson in online CSI Mystery Games

* Narrator & Character voices of online Faithstream children's stories

Languages

English, English (North American), English (British), English (Irish), English (Scottish), English (Australian)

Accents

Australian, British, Canadian, Canadian (Maritimes), Eastern European, England - London (Cockney, Estuary, East End), England - Received Pronunciation (RP, BBC), French, German, Indian (India), Irish, Italian, Italian American, Mexican, North American, Russian, Scottish, Spanish, Swedish, US Appalachia, US Cajun (Creole, Bayou), US General American (GenAm), US Mid-Atlantic, US Midwest (Chicago, Great Lakes), US New Orleans, US New York (New Jersey, Bronx, Brooklyn), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta), US South West (Texas), US Upper Midwest (Fargo, Minnesota), US Western

Ages

Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult

Special Skills

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

Experience

More than 35 years as a voice actor

Credentials

Education

Associates Degree in TV/Radio Broadcasting,
2 Years with Voice Actors Workshop (Toni Silveri),
Cartoon Voices Workshops (Pat Fraley),
Audio Book Workshops (Pat Fraley),
Interactive Workshops (Pat Fraley),
Improv Workshop (Josh Brester)

Studio

  • Microphone

    AKG Perception 400 Condenser

  • Computer & Software

    iMac

  • Special Equipment

    Adobe Audition 6.0 audio editor

  • Delivery Methods

    email, ipDTL, Source Connect Now, Hightail.com, Dropbox.com, ftp, ISDN, CD

  • Turnaround Time

    Turnaround narmally within 24 hours

Service Description

I provide finished, edited voice-overs in a wide range of delivery styles, age ranges and characters.

Business website: www.VoiceOverWizard.com

Testimonials

“I have been producing audio for TV and radio for over 20 years, and I have rarely run across a voice talent with the range, professionalism, and depth of experience as Chris Nichter. A true asset to anyone’s arsenal of voices!”

— Shaun M. Mullins, owner, Propellerhead Media, Buffalo, NY. www.propellerheadmedia.com

“Chris Nichter is our go-to narrator for all manner of projects. It’s been our pleasure to work with him on several hours of commercial broadcast documentaries. He is not only professional, easy-going and collaborative, but Chris brings to the table an incredible range of voices. His versatility makes him a rare and valuable talent.”

– Brian Armstrong, President, Red Rock Films

“We must have auditioned over 300 hundred voices before finding Chris as our go to guy for commercial voiceovers. We needed someone with a wide range — a voice people could trust and not grow weary of. That’s Chris Nichter. He’s always made time and come through for us.”

— Michael J. Kotnaur, Sales Marketing Manager, Executive Producer, CBS 2, Chicago

“For many years Chris Nichter has voiced everything for the English Websites of BAYER AG. He has a powerful voice and returns the recorded files very fast. He is the most booked American voice over in our agency.”

— Rainer Maria Ehrhardt, President, www.worldwidevoices.de

“Chris was a blast to work with! He’s creative, a great collaborator and takes direction beautifully. I’d definitely recommend him.”

— Joshua Shabtai, Video Game Developer

“Chris was very professional and did a fantastic job voicing the character for my project. He responded to emails and messages very promptly, I was able to listen in via Skype during the recording session and he took direction well, and the finished files sounded great and were delivered much quicker than I anticipated. I look forward to working with him again.”

— Tanner Herriott, Producer, Tanner Herriott Productions

“Thank you for such superb work! Your attention to detail, and wonderful voice made for an amazing product!”

— Mark Shaefer, Client Services Manager, www.voices.com

Client List

* National Geographic Wild Channel
* CBS-TV Channel 2, Chicago
* Bayer Corporation, Germany
* Charles Schwab Portfolios
* HTC One Cell Phones
* John Deere-Hitachi
* General Electric
* Konica-Minolta
* Ocean Spray
* Siemens
* HP/Intel
* USDA
* ADP
* Festool
* Prevagen
* RCN Cable
* Fisher Price
* Australian Gold
* Wyoming Tourism
* NCC Certified Nurses
* Cedar Park Amusement Parks
* Mossberg Patriot Hunting Rifle
* Prison Fellowship International
* TN Department of Transportation
* Trained Assassins TV Hunting Series

Payment Terms

Hire Chris for voice-over work. 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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Commercial Demo 1206 Listens

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Character Voices Demo 398 Listens

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Narrations Demo 300 Listens

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E-learning & Trainings Demo 21 Listens

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Audio Books Demo 205 Listens

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Trailers Demo 526 Listens

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Messages On-Hold Demo 153 Listens

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Radio Imaging Demo 73 Listens

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TV News Imaging Demo 100 Listens

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1 / 5
Mar 24, 2016

Chris was very responsive, prompt and accommodating throughout our entire process. He really internalized the voice characteristics that we needed for our project. Files and revisions were delivered very promptly, and we were satisfied from start to finish. Would definitely recommend Chris to others, and work with him again in the future.

2 / 5
Mar 18, 2016

Easy to work with, patient, and flexible. Will contact again when next project comes up.

From
Nick Ryan
3 / 5
Mar 15, 2016

4 / 5
Feb 19, 2016

Chris was amazing from start to finish- Over all amazing job!

5 / 5
Feb 8, 2016

Great work!

6 / 5
Dec 21, 2015

Stellar Work Chris! 5+ STARS!

7 / 5
Oct 26, 2015

Great work!

8 / 5
Aug 28, 2015

Fantastic job!

9 / 5
Jul 23, 2015

Thank you again Chris!

It was a real pleasure getting to work with you on this one.
- GT

10 / 5
May 24, 2015

Chris was very professional and did a fantastic job voicing the character for my project. He responded to emails and messages very promptly, I was able to listen in via Skype during the recording session and he took direction well, and the finished files sounded great and were delivered much quicker than I anticipated. I look forward to working with him again.

11 / 5
May 1, 2015

ABSOLUTLEY AMAZING

12 / 5
Apr 10, 2015

From
Dan T
13 / 5
Apr 8, 2015

Chris was awesome. Great voice work and it was done extremely quickly. Sorry for the wait!

14 / 5
Feb 12, 2015

Great work!

15 / 5
Dec 16, 2014

Did a great job! Highly Recommended :)

16 / 5
May 26, 2014

Thank you for such superb work! Your attention to detail, and wonderful voice made for an amazing product!

17 / 5
Mar 9, 2014

Very professional - did well with the peculiar South Africanisms!

18 / 5
Oct 23, 2013

Great work! Thanks for everything!!

19 / 5
Jan 8, 2013

Excellent voice actor and quick delivery! Any time again!

20 / 5
Apr 12, 2012

great!

21 / 5
Apr 9, 2010

Fast, professional and accurate - what more could you ask for?

22 / 5
Feb 28, 2010

Chris was a blast to work with -- he's creative, a great collaborator and takes direction beautifully. I'd definitely recommend him.

23 / 5
Sep 26, 2008

Great to work with, excellent quality work.

From
Jen Erale