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.
English (North American), English
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
Middle Aged, Senior
Audiobooks, Business, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
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.
- 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)
Sennheiser MKH416 and Sennheiser MK4
Computer & Software
Custom Designed including Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 interface
ipDTL, ISDN capable
Dropbox, ftp, WeTransfer, email, Google Drive, MP3, WAV, AIFF
4-8 hours for small or RUSH projects, 24 hours for medium sized projects
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.
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 happyAmir 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 projectRichardo 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.
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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Commercial - Radio and TV 1858 Listens
Movie Trailer 668 Listens
Television Promo 654 Listens
Imaging - Radio 138 Listens
Business - Corporate Narration 507 Listens
Education e-Learning Medical 56 Listens
Internet - Webinar 219 Listens
Documentary Band Aid 476 Listens
Narration - Medical 48 Listens
IVR - On-hold, Telephone Message 242 Listens
Audiobook - non-Fiction 200 Listens
Audiobook - Fiction 242 Listens
Characters 495 Listens
Commercial - Automotive 115 Listens
Commercial - Tough and Gritty 101 Listens
Commercial - Political Politics 208 Listens
Aug 4, 2016
From Angie Feehan To James MacPhee (Re: Job #179509) 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
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From Tony McGuire To James MacPhee (Re: Job #189836) 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
May 10, 2016
From Ahmed Iqbal To James MacPhee (Re: Job #183557) Excellent work and communication! Great quality, exactly what we required.May 5, 2016
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From Joshua Huot To James MacPhee (Re: Job #182642) 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
Apr 6, 2016
From Jim MacDonald To James MacPhee (Re: Job #176113) I am very pleased with the quality of James’ work and the professionalism with which he conducted himself.
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From J M To James MacPhee (Re: Job #177625) Excellent work and wonderfully fast turnaround time! Much appreciated.Mar 10, 2016
From Chris Brewer To James MacPhee (Re: Job #177357) Excellent performance, timely responsiveness, and quick same-day turnaround. Would rehire.Mar 9, 2016
From Ian Callander To James MacPhee (Re: Job #170141) James is amazing and always great to work with!Feb 18, 2016
From Andrew Ferns To James MacPhee (Re: Job #173998) Thank you James for the great work, swift turnarounds and pick ups. Excellent and professional.Feb 17, 2016
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From Central Spot Trading LTD To James MacPhee (Re: Job #169505) Excellent Job.
James is a real professional.
A pleasure to work with.
Thank youJan 13, 2016
From Central Spot Trading LTD To James MacPhee (Re: Job #169014) Excellent performance and turn around.
Very flexible on notes.
Jan 11, 2016
From Andrew Kornhaber To James MacPhee (Re: Job #166043) 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
From Jason Lo To James MacPhee (Re: Job #164931) Awesome person to work with. Easy to work with. Very responsive and professional. Will definitely do another recording again.Nov 25, 2015
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From Joshua Farnham To James MacPhee (Re: Job #140162) James was such a pleasure to work with! Thanks for the great work!May 11, 2015
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From Andrew Ferns To James MacPhee (Re: Job #123113) Outstanding final product, professional and timely deliverable.Nov 3, 2014
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From Mark Shaefer To James MacPhee (Re: Job #108606) We are ecstatic with your VO! We will definitely be using James for future projects!Jun 9, 2014
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From Danielle Requa To James MacPhee (Re: Job #95597) 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
From Melissa Kelman To James MacPhee (Re: Job #71083) Thank you for being a pleasure to work with. I look forward to our next project!Feb 26, 2013
From Tony Cerciello To James MacPhee (Re: Job #68915) 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