CLICK THE RED <3 HEART TO ADD ME TO YOUR FAVORITES! Heather, a Los Angeles voice actor, has a bright, sweet, youthful, spunky, energetic, girl next door type voice. Heather’s friendly, lovable, relateable, conversational, and believable chatter is perfect for charming and engaging listeners (think Drew Barrymore in The Wedding Singer). She is also accomplished with heartwarming, nurturing, motherly, soothing, caring, and trustworthy tones (think Lori Loughlin in Full House). Heather can do sexy, sultry and seductive as well as sophisticated, luxurious, conceited and snobby (similar to Goldie Hawn in Overboard). She can do realistic non-announcy sounding conversations, biting and passionate arguments, and comfortable and convincing peer to peer sales pitches. CONTACT: (Email hidden) Heather is very good with dramatic and/or melodramatic and suspenseful promotional materials, yet she is also very good at sounding natural, as though she is not acting at all. Heather has a wide variety of interesting characters in her repertoire such as classic 1930s and 40s radio announcers, vampy noir seductress, gypsy fortune-teller, diner waitress, idiotic ditz, California valley girl, sinister villain, sexy witch (Maleficent), old hag witch (Snow White Witch), superhero (She-Ra), science geek, nasal nerd, quirky girl (Moaning Myrtle), twitchy or nervous girl, awkward girl, crying and cooing baby, sweet or evil little kid, robot, anthropomorphic animals, innocent and wholesome Disney princess (Cinderella), depressed goth chick, schoolyard bully, and so much more! Heather can also channel the vocal qualities of legendary Hollywood actresses such as Marilyn Monroe and Mae West. Heather is experienced in a variety of accents and dialects including British R.P., Cockney, Irish, U.S. Southern (Appalachian and Southern Belle), Boston, New York (Gangster, Brooklyn), U.S. Western (Frontier, Surfer Girl, Stoner Chick, Valley Girl) French, German, Italian, Hungarian, Russian, Spanish, Mexican and more! While using any of these accents or dialects, Heather can take on various pitches and tones and can even add speech impediments, interesting noises and characterizations that set her characters apart from the rest. Heather can do it all from commercials, promotional materials, movie trailers, podcasts, audio books, corporate industrial narration, documentaries, telephone system and IVR recordings, animation, video games, cartoons and character voices. DON’T FORGET TO ADD ME TO YOUR FAVORITES FOR YOUR NEXT PROJECT!
English (North American), English, Spanish
British, England - London (Cockney, Estuary, East End), French, German, Hungarian, Irish, Italian, Italian Central (Roman, Tuscan), Mexican, North American, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, US Appalachia, US New England (Boston, Providence), US New York (New Jersey, Bronx, Brooklyn), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta)
Child, Middle Aged, Senior, Teen, Young Adult
Audiobooks, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
I have been acting for the stage for 15 years, performing in multiple states for multiple theater companies across the country. I have also earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in theater arts from Castleton State College in Castleton, Vermont.
In addition, I have worked for large corporate retail companies such as Hershey, Barnes & Noble, and FYE where I gained extensive knowledge on retail advertising and commercial marketing. I have also been employed with such esteemed entertainment companies as the Walt Disney World Resort, Madame Tussauds New York and Hollywood (Merlin Entertainment), Warner Bros. Studios, Wizard World Comic Con and the world renowned Cirque du Soleil. I am also a Trivia Quizmistress / Emcee at a drinking establishment in Los Angeles.
In 2008 I graduated from Castleton State College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in theater arts a minor in English literature. I have performed on stages in Vermont, New York, Florida, Nebraska, and California and have taken multiple courses in voice over acting with Aliso Creek Productions in Burbank, CA.
Blue Yeti Pro USB Mic (24 bit / 96 kHz)
Computer & Software
HP Pavilion dv5, PRO TOOLS, Audacity 2.0.2
Musician's Gear Double Pop Filter, Phone Patch
E-mail, FTP, .aiff, .WAV, .mp3 formats, Dropbox, Yousendit, Regular Mail (CD, DVD)
1 Day or as needed by the client
I have high-quality recording equipment in my home available for use at any time, so my recordings are always top quality. And in emergency situations, I conveniently live within minutes of multiple professional recording studios!
In college I studied English and I hold a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theater, so you will find that I am extremely well-spoken with clear and precise diction. I read tricky sentence streams seamlessly, pronounce difficult and/or looong words with ease, and interpret the tones and meanings of scripts in a professional and profitable way.
As a hard-working, organized, punctual, creative and reliable individual, you will find that I am the perfect choice for your voice over project!
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Heather is super professional, versatile and attentive. We would love to collaborate again in the future!Michal and Amitay Ronen-Lev, Amanimation
We really enjoy working with Heather. Thank you so much!Ruslan Efimov, Elephant Games
Heather you brought life to our project. You're incredibly talented. For my project you brought a sense of realism and energy to the work that is rare... and wonderful. Thanks so much.Steve Covert, Archer Ellison, Inc.
Great Job. Very versatile and talented voice actor. Was professional, quick and responded to our needs.Jerry Craven, SilverWings FIlms
Voice Over Clients
William Bradford (Independent Filmmaker)
Archer Ellison, Inc.
Elephant Games, Ltd.
Flint Learning Solutions
Fabrica Web Video Production
Silver Wing Films
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Kyle Holder for Job #177064 Voices - Wake UpMar 22, 2016
Sam Park for Job #133459 Voices - Distance E-Learning - Aya (Arabic Accent) Great Work!Apr 7, 2015
Jerry Craven for Job #135161 A crab is like a Teenager Great Job. Very versatile and talented voice actor. Was professional, quick and responded to our needs.Mar 19, 2015
Michal and Amitay Ronen-Lev for Job #111206 Funnster launch video Thank you so much Heather!
Heather is super professional, versatile and attentive.
We would love to collaborate again in the future!Jul 28, 2014
Ruslan Efimov for Job #100917 RD2 (Selena_2-4) We really enjoy working with Heather. Thank you so much!Mar 18, 2014
Ruslan Efimov for Job #96536 Rd2 selena_3Feb 11, 2014
Hasan Khan for Job #84268 Female Voice for a Video GameAug 27, 2013
Ruslan Efimov for Job #73314 RD2 (Ice Girl & Will-o’-the-wisp & Selena) Working on several characters at a time is never easy, but Heather did great job on this project!Mar 14, 2013
Hasan Khan for Job #71742 Female Voice for Video GameFeb 23, 2013
Josh Beirnes for Job #66066 scenario eLearning projectFeb 22, 2013
Steve Covert for Job #69135 SMM Heather you brought life to our project. You're incredibly talented. For my project you brought a sense of realism and energy to the work that is rare... and wonderful. Thanks so much.Jan 19, 2013
William Bradford for Job #67265 "Thought Bubbles 3000" Awesome job: patient and open and versatile.Dec 8, 2012