James MacPhee  Toronto, ON, CA

James MacPhee
/ 5 26 Reviews
James MacPhee

James MacPhee

Commercial - Radio and TV

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

Canadian East Coast, Southern US, Scottish, British

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

Client List

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 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 - Radio and TV 85 Listens

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Movie Trailer 218 Listens

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Television Promo 396 Listens

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Imaging - Radio 6 Listens

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Business - Corporate Narration 37 Listens

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Education e-Learning Medical 2 Listens

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Internet - Webinar 34 Listens

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Documentary Band Aid 100 Listens

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Narration - Medical 0 Listen

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IVR - On-hold, Telephone Message 21 Listens

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Audiobook - non-Fiction 18 Listens

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Audiobook - Fiction 19 Listens

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Commercial - Automotive 13 Listens

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Commercial - Tough and Gritty 6 Listens

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Commercial - Political Politics 13 Listens

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1 / 5
Jan 25, 2016

AWESOME JOB- It was perfect!

2 / 5
Jan 13, 2016

Excellent Job.
James is a real professional.
A pleasure to work with.
Thank you

From
Alex A
3 / 5
Jan 11, 2016

Excellent performance and turn around.
Very flexible on notes.

From
Alex A
4 / 5
Dec 16, 2015

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.

5 / 5
Nov 25, 2015

Awesome person to work with. Easy to work with. Very responsive and professional. Will definitely do another recording again.

From
Jason Lo
6 / 5
Nov 19, 2015

Excellent work.

7 / 5
Oct 13, 2015

From
Mike R
8 / 5
Aug 10, 2015

Great session!

9 / 5
Jun 23, 2015

Great job!!

10 / 5
May 11, 2015

James was such a pleasure to work with! Thanks for the great work!

11 / 5
May 8, 2015

AMAZING!

12 / 5
May 5, 2015

Great Work!

13 / 5
Apr 10, 2015

Great work!

From
Dane Coles
14 / 5
Apr 7, 2015

Great work!

15 / 5
Jan 28, 2015

Great work James. Thanks!

From
Mike R
16 / 5
Nov 3, 2014

Outstanding final product, professional and timely deliverable.

17 / 5
Oct 24, 2014

James is an amazing voice talent!

18 / 5
Oct 6, 2014

Phenomenal work!

19 / 5
Sep 19, 2014

James hit it out of the park!

20 / 5
Jun 9, 2014

We are ecstatic with your VO! We will definitely be using James for future projects!

21 / 5
Mar 11, 2014

Great job. 100% happy with it. Thanks!

22 / 5
Feb 25, 2014

Thank you for your excellent work!

23 / 5
Feb 20, 2014

Thank you for a job well done.

24 / 5
Jan 23, 2014

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.

25 / 5
Feb 26, 2013

Thank you for being a pleasure to work with. I look forward to our next project!

From
Melissa Kelman
26 / 5
Jan 7, 2013

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.