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James MacPhee

James MacPhee

  Toronto, Ontario, CA

/ 5 52 Reviews
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James MacPhee
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James MacPhee

Toronto, Ontario, CA

Highlights

James' deep, powerful and gritty voice has been heard on hundreds of trailers, promos, radio and television commercials worldwide. His strong, distinctive delivery cuts through heavy production to grab the attention of viewers and listeners. From ominous and scary like his movie trailer for Insidious Chapter-3, to gravelly and rough in his Mad Max Fury Road trailer, James delivers impactful performances every time.

James also does extensive narration work for business and corporate clients in the industrial, hospitality, agriculture, finance, health, logistics and insurance industries. Whether it's informative professional or friendly conversational, James has the natural skill to bring a narration to life.

Dedicated to 100% client satisfaction James has a perfect 5-Star record from client reviews submitted on Voices.com. He is a true professional who ensures the job gets done quickly and accurately, with a less than 24-hour turnaround time for most projects. Trusted by world class companies including Lionsgate Films, VISA, Gillette, Disney-Pixar, BMW, e-One Films and more James brings a distinctive, sincere and unforgettable voice to their projects.

James can be found on the web www.jamesmacphee.com , in the studio (416)-427-6055, on Skype at jamesmac444, or on ipDTL with the ability to patch in to an ISDN line.

Languages

English (North American), English

Accents

British, Canadian, Canadian (Maritimes), Canadian (Newfoundland), Canadian (West), England - London (Cockney, Estuary, East End), North American, Scottish (Edinburgh), Scottish (Glaswegian), Scottish (Standard Scottish English), US General American (GenAm), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta), US Upper Midwest (Fargo, Minnesota), US Western

Ages

Middle Aged, Senior

Special Skills

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

Experience

James offers 20+ years of voiceover experience, a professional service and a 24-hour turnaround time for most projects.
He works with clients and production houses all over the world including New York, Helsinki, Jakarta, Los Angeles, Kiev, Toronto, Tel Aviv, London, Sydney and more.
Clients have included VISA, Disney-Pixar, Budweiser, Choice Hotels, Lionsgate Films, BMW, Carlsberg, XBOX, Harley-Davidson, Smirnoff eOne Films, Lexus, Gillette, PokerStarz, Carlsberg, Dell, HMV, Budweiser, SAP-Hana, Lotus, Bank of Montreal, Toronto Blue Jays, Lowe's, The NFL, Stihl, Mini-Cooper, TP-Link, Schlumberger, Future Shop, Universal Music, Travelocity, Geist, Home Depot and hundreds more.

Credentials

Education

- Nearly 25-years experience in Canada's radio industry as a one of the country's top news anchors
- Graduate of Humber College Radio Broadcasting Program
- Brock University (marketing major)
- Attended the Marice Tobias "The Voice Whisperer" 2-day intensive voice-over workshop
- Voice on 2012 Crystal Award Winner - Gold - Radio Promotion Campaign (102.1 The Edge)

Studio

  • Microphone

    Sennheiser MKH416 and Sennheiser MK4

  • Computer & Software

    Custom Designed including Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 interface

  • Special Equipment

    ipDTL, ISDN capable

  • Delivery Methods

    Dropbox, ftp, WeTransfer, email, Google Drive, MP3, WAV, AIFF

  • Turnaround Time

    4-8 hours for small or RUSH projects, 24 hours for medium sized projects

Service Description

James offers 20+ years of voiceover experience, a professional service and a 24-hour turnaround time for most projects. Customers will be 100% satisfied with the final project and it will be delivered on time, every time. With the ability to produce broadcast sound quality the audio can be delivered in a variety of formats including MP3, WAV, AIFF, etc.
He can help edit scripts for clients for who have English as a second language ensuring the copy is grammatically correct.

Testimonials

James was efficient, understood our needs, and nailed the tone and style we were looking for. He was a pleasure to work with. I would highly recommend him.

Greg Compton - Independent Video Producer

My production team and I listened to the new VO and it's exactly what we were looking for. You nailed it once again. Thank you for the speedy turn around.

Gustavo Lopez - Contraband LLC

We have shared this spot with a number of people – including our CEO – and everyone is raving about it. Just awesome – thank-you!

Shawn Burt - The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation

James did an excellent job in his voice over work for Iasa. He was quick and efficient and spot on for what we needed for this educational and informative project. I will be using James again for sure.

Danielle Requa - Iasa Global

It's very hard to find someone who is such a pro who can deliver projects in only few hours. James does this very well which makes our work so easy and the clients very happy

Amir Atme - Voiise Audio Solutions

James is one of the most reliable talents we work with. The quality of his voicing is top notch and he’s quick to respond and deliver. James’ ease of doing business and professionalism is what keeps us coming back.

Michael Sabo - Sabo Studios

We have the client comments for the video and they loved it. I think it's perfect.

Ilpo Virtanen, Brink Helsinki

The sound quality is great and the narration is perfect.... I hope we can work together again on the next project

Richardo Matulessy, Bengkel Digital Production

Voice Over Clients

VISA, Disney-Pixar, Budweiser, Choice Hotels, Lionsgate Films, BMW, Carlsberg, XBOX, Harley-Davidson, Smirnoff eOne Films, Lexus, Gillette, PokerStarz, Carlsberg, Dell, HMV, Budweiser, SAP-Hana, Lotus, Bank of Montreal, Toronto Blue Jays, Lowe's, The NFL, Stihl, Mini-Cooper, TP-Link, Schlumberger, Future Shop, Universal Music, Travelocity, Geist, Home Depot and hundreds more.

Payment Terms

Hire James 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

To contact James MacPhee about your project, request a quote today. We'll walk you through the process step-by-step. It's fast and easy.

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Television Promo 691 Listens

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Imaging - Radio 165 Listens

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Business - Corporate Narration 595 Listens

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Education e-Learning Medical 64 Listens

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Internet - Webinar 249 Listens

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Documentary Band Aid 548 Listens

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Narration - Medical 52 Listens

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IVR - On-hold, Telephone Message 275 Listens

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Audiobook - non-Fiction 207 Listens

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Audiobook - Fiction 314 Listens

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Characters 576 Listens

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Commercial - Automotive 135 Listens

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Commercial - Tough and Gritty 116 Listens

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Commercial - Political Politics 239 Listens

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  • Telephone
    / 5 Virgie Ammerman for Job #202126 Voicemail Greeting I love my new voicemail and everyone who calls me is very impressed!!!! Thank you and I look forward to working more with you!!!
    Sep 24, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 Jordan Freeman for Job #202669 Voices.com Political History VO Rush Thank you for being so prompt, accommodating, and a pleasure to work with. I look forward to more projects together in the future!
    Sep 21, 2016
  • Internet
    / 5 David Joynt for Job #197597 Voices - Online Political Video Great work!
    Sep 1, 2016
  • Videogames
    / 5 Fabio Distefano for Job #193207 That Day We Left Incredible work.
    Aug 30, 2016
  • Telephone
    / 5 Scott Lanaway for Job #199232 Phone Greeting Excellent work.
    Aug 30, 2016
  • Internet
    / 5 Ian Callander for Job #194366 Voices.com - Epic Movie Trailer VO Online PreRoll WONDERFUL WORK!
    Aug 4, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 Angie Feehan for Job #179509 UFO Product Launch James is the epitome of professional. It was a real pleasure to work with him and we are thrilled with the results.
    Jul 22, 2016
  • Radio
    / 5 Trevon Buccione for Job #185779 Voices - Radio - Station ID Tags Fantastic files!
    Jul 15, 2016
  • Radio
    / 5 Trevon Buccione for Job #188398 Voices - Radio - Groovin In the Park Promo Thanks!
    Jun 22, 2016
  • Movie Trailers
    / 5 Tony McGuire for Job #189836 The Hag: Bloodline James heard we were a smaller Indie company and is outright not only the professional I knew he would be, (fan of his voice for years now,) but worked within our budget and helped us to create the trailer that will get us noticed. Thanks again James, I can't wait to create something else so I can hire you again.
    Jun 15, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 Peter Sasowsky for Job #184631 Oticon Redux A true professional.
    May 10, 2016
  • Educational
    / 5 Ahmed Iqbal for Job #183557 Gang Prevention and Intervention Excellent work and communication! Great quality, exactly what we required.
    May 5, 2016
  • Internet
    / 5 Rabia Khan for Job #183865 Voices- Safety video for clinic Great work!
    May 3, 2016
  • Television
    / 5 Gerard Elmore for Job #182408 Color
    Apr 26, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 Bonnie Avey for Job #181697 Voices - Corporate Video for investor info AWESOME WORK!
    Apr 22, 2016
  • Educational
    / 5 Joshua Huot for Job #182642 BUMEDINST 10110.6, NUTRITION STANDARDS AND EDUCATION Amazing turn around time. Superb quality. You are going to be my go to guy from now on. Thank you very much.
    Apr 18, 2016
  • Internet
    / 5 Heather Budd for Job #179445 VOICES.com - Law and Order Theme Style Opening Narration Great work!
    Apr 6, 2016
  • Internet
    / 5 Jim MacDonald for Job #176113 Voices.com - Medical Instructional Video I am very pleased with the quality of James’ work and the professionalism with which he conducted himself.
    Well done!
    Apr 4, 2016
  • Internet
    / 5 Central Spot Trading LTD for Job #180049 Opteck E_Reg Excellent, fast and precise
    Apr 3, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 Cris Glenn for Job #175924 Marathon Petroleum Company - T&L Performance Excellence Incredible work!
    Mar 24, 2016
  • Radio
    / 5 J M for Job #177625 We Are Voting No - Drivetime Radio Excellent work and wonderfully fast turnaround time! Much appreciated.
    Mar 10, 2016
  • Videogames
    / 5 Chris Brewer for Job #177357 Kickstarter Featured Video for Video Game Excellent performance, timely responsiveness, and quick same-day turnaround. Would rehire.
    Mar 9, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 Ian Callander for Job #170141 Voices.com - Internal Training Video James is amazing and always great to work with!
    Feb 18, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 Andrew Ferns for Job #173998 Microtel Development Thank you James for the great work, swift turnarounds and pick ups. Excellent and professional.
    Feb 17, 2016
  • Business
    / 5 David Wolpert for Job #172003 CEO Advisory Group -- Sales Video
    Feb 16, 2016
  • Internet
    / 5 James Tackett for Job #174090 Medical Educational Cleanse Video Perfect read. Fast and accurate.
    Feb 12, 2016
  • Educational
    / 5 Stephanie Dickson for Job #170960 Voices: E-Learning Project - 319 words AWESOME JOB- It was perfect!
    Jan 25, 2016
  • Internet
    / 5 Central Spot Trading LTD for Job #169505 MRB 2+3 ENG Excellent Job.
    James is a real professional.
    A pleasure to work with.
    Thank you
    Jan 13, 2016
  • Internet
    / 5 Central Spot Trading LTD for Job #169014 MRB ENG Excellent performance and turn around.
    Very flexible on notes.
    Jan 11, 2016
  • Internet
    / 5 Andrew Kornhaber for Job #166043 Star Wars Video James was great to work with. He gave great reads, took direction well and helped me out on a super fast turnaround that really saved my bacon. Highly recommended.
    Dec 16, 2015
  • Business
    / 5 Jason Lo for Job #164931 Global Company Video Voiceover Awesome person to work with. Easy to work with. Very responsive and professional. Will definitely do another recording again.
    Nov 25, 2015
  • Radio
    / 5 Corey Scarrow for Job #164319 Christmas Gift Catalogue Excellent work.
    Nov 19, 2015
  • Business
    / 5 Mike R for Job #158669 Podcast Series Voiceover intro
    Oct 13, 2015
  • Business
    / 5 Darryl Lahteenmaa for Job #151404 Robarts Research Institute Video Great session!
    Aug 10, 2015
  • Internet
    / 5 Ryan Lindner for Job #142873 Male U.S. Masculine Male Authoritative Voice. Great job!!
    Jun 23, 2015
  • Internet
    / 5 Joshua Farnham for Job #140162 UAG: LEARN AND EARN James was such a pleasure to work with! Thanks for the great work!
    May 11, 2015
  • Radio
    / 5 Trevon Buccione for Job #137204 Voices - Radio - Local AMAZING!
    May 8, 2015
  • Business
    / 5 Mark Shaefer for Job #139601 Voices - Aerial video project CDN Great Work!
    May 5, 2015
  • Internet
    / 5 Dane Coles for Job #137184 Voices.com - Internet Video - Male Great work!
    Apr 10, 2015
  • Television
    / 5 Dale Dupuis for Job #135587 Voices - 30 second TV Spot Great work!
    Apr 7, 2015
  • Podcasting
    / 5 Mike R for Job #128053 A Tech Podcast Great work James. Thanks!
    Jan 28, 2015
  • Business
    / 5 Andrew Ferns for Job #123113 Corporate Video Narrator Outstanding final product, professional and timely deliverable.
    Nov 3, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Mark Shaefer for Job #121996 Voices - TWF Edit 3 James is an amazing voice talent!
    Oct 24, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Mark Shaefer for Job #119632 Voices - TWF Edit 2 Phenomenal work!
    Oct 6, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Mark Shaefer for Job #117700 Voices - Paskal Cattle Recruitment Video James hit it out of the park!
    Sep 19, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Mark Shaefer for Job #108606 **RUSH** - Voices - video project VO "Western Style" We are ecstatic with your VO! We will definitely be using James for future projects!
    Jun 9, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Hagai Kaufman for Job #100352 CARDOM Great job. 100% happy with it. Thanks!
    Mar 11, 2014
  • Educational
    / 5 Stephanie Dickson for Job #96759 Voices: E-Learning Course - 20 words Thank you for your excellent work!
    Feb 25, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Hagai Kaufman for Job #98452 HyDrop Thank you for a job well done.
    Feb 20, 2014
  • Educational
    / 5 Danielle Requa for Job #95597 Agile James did an excellent job in his voice over work for Iasa. He was quick and efficient and spot on for what we needed for this educational and informative project. He asked questions prior to starting the job to make sure once he started it woul dbe correct from the get go. I will be using James again for sure.
    Jan 23, 2014
  • Business
    / 5 Melissa Kelman for Job #71083 Percussion Production: apporx 1 min of recording Thank you for being a pleasure to work with. I look forward to our next project!
    Feb 26, 2013
  • Business
    / 5 Tony Cerciello for Job #68915 Investment Voice Over James was efficient, understood our needs, and nailed the tone and style we were looking for. He was a pleasure to work with. I would highly recommend him.
    Jan 7, 2013