Don McCorkindale  London, GB

Don McCorkindale
/ 5 54 Reviews
Don McCorkindale

Don McCorkindale

Shakespeare

Highlights

I have a warm, friendly voice but can transform in to hard-sell, harsh Cockney. Also I am no stranger to the glorious dialogue of Shakespeare. My dialects include Irish, Scottish, north of England, west of England, (from whence the American accent is derived), South African (English and Afrikaans. There is a big difference). I Can read and pronounce Afrikaans. Other accents: Italian, German and Greek. My best foreign language (conversational) is Hellinka (Greek)

Languages

English (British)

Accents

English (North American) English (British) English (Irish) English (Scottish) English (South africa) English (Afrikaans) English (German) English (French) English (Italian)

Ages

Middle Aged, Senior

Special Skills

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

Experience

I have been actively involved in the radio/TV media as an actor/V/O Artist for many years (my first job for the BBC was as a child actor in 1956). I was a member of the BBC Radio Drama Company (BBC Repertory Co.) and have done many broadcasts as a freelance actor since leaving.

Credentials

Education

Italia Conti Stage School. Preparatory Academy to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

Associations

Equity

Studio

  • Microphone

    SE220A + Shure Beta 58A

  • Computer & Software

    iMac 27 with Garage Band

  • Special Equipment

    Shock mount, pop shield, reflexion filter, mogami gold mic lead.

  • Delivery Methods

    MP3, via email. WAV, AIFF etc via email or website

  • Turnaround Time

    6-24 hours or more depending on script. Skype connection for 1.2.1.

Service Description

I have a home-based sound studio with most of the necessary recording equipment. I can add music and jingles to V/Os I do at home. These are not copyright as they come with the program. I have also done voice mail clips for Lewisham Boro Council (local government). I also have contact with a sound studio in the west end of London, very reasonable hourly rates, if that is a requirement.

Testimonials

Director Anthony Straeger cast me as Ralph in

Quid In Shrapnel

Andrew Read cast me as an on-camera artist and V/O artist for his internet production

Daily Mail Media

Debbie Impett cast me in the commercial for Nintendo.

Kream productions

Client List

Kream Productions UK
Daily Mail Media
Quid in Shrapnel
Boscoe's Pizzas
Neo Panga Design and development
Katie Greenbrown Agency of the North
Robert Allen Elliott
Skit Guys
Banc de Binary
Ashley Smith Innovator
Wax Tailor Dusty Rainbow From The Dark
World Wildlife Fund
Alexander Sabiin Homer Viper
SAIC Education
Sporleder Art
Seven Places
Shoot The Rabbit Netherlands
Solid Digital
Quimron
Big Fish Alaska
Blake Education Australia
Shokolade Netherland
Dinah Lammiman
Lucas Films Star Wars Video Game
Shirane Music
Matthew Chappell
Webster First Insurance
Davis Advertising

Payment Terms

Hire Don 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.

Watch a video to see how to make a payment

Next Steps

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

Watch a video and learn how to request a quote

Shakespeare 2690 Listens

Don McCorkindale

E Book Trailer 128 Listens

Don McCorkindale

Home audition 52 Listens

Don McCorkindale

Home Audition 34 Listens

Don McCorkindale

Shirane Music promo 235 Listens

Don McCorkindale

Shoulderpod 186 Listens

Don McCorkindale

BBC Radio program trailer 954 Listens

Don McCorkindale

Home Studio clip 255 Listens

Don McCorkindale

Barclay Card Radio ad 127 Listens

Don McCorkindale

(Website hidden) 425 Listens

Don McCorkindale

A Christmas Carol 934 Listens

Don McCorkindale

Lenny McLean unlicensed boxer 269 Listens

Don McCorkindale

Genocide 120 Listens

Don McCorkindale

American shopper 313 Listens

Don McCorkindale

Sowing seeds 114 Listens

Don McCorkindale

The Overcoat. Short story 144 Listens

Don McCorkindale

1 / 5

Exactly what we were looking for! Appreciate the willingness to execute such a quick turn.

From
Kate Halek
Jul 10, 2015
2 / 5

Excellent as always!

From
Kate Halek
Jul 9, 2015
3 / 5

Awesome !

Jul 7, 2015
4 / 5

Don's read was brilliant and expressive - truly bringing the copy to life with a quick turnaround.

From
Todd Davis
Jan 11, 2015
5 / 5

Don is always great to work with. Extremely professional.

From
Kate Halek
Oct 30, 2014
6 / 5

Don is such a great person and we enjoyed collaborating with him on this project.

Oct 21, 2014
7 / 5

Great cooperation with Don. He gave us a nice feedback on the script and he made sure that everything is perfect.

From
Jan Zelina
Sep 29, 2014
8 / 5

Don was great! He was timely in his responses & his read of our script was spot on. Thanks Don!

Aug 24, 2014
9 / 5

Jun 18, 2014
10 / 5

Thanks so much, Don!!

Jun 6, 2014
11 / 5

Great and unique voices!

Really made our ad come together.

From
Dan Rascal
Mar 25, 2014
12 / 5

Don is a natural storyteller who brought the villain in our trailer to life. He delivered his work quickly and professionally.

From
Damon Slye
Feb 4, 2014
13 / 5

Don is awesome. He has recorded several projects for my company. He is timely and very professional. Plus, the results speak for themselves:)

Jan 9, 2014
14 / 5

Excellent job. Don is a true professional and a pleasure to work with!

Oct 24, 2013
15 / 5

Oct 18, 2013
16 / 5

Thanks Don! Send the final file once you can export it!

Oct 17, 2013
17 / 5

Awesome work, as always! Thank you so much for everything!!

Oct 7, 2013
18 / 5

The voiceover was perfect. Delivered quickly, and very helpful towards achieving what we wanted.

Oct 4, 2013
19 / 5

Don did an incredible job on our script. Incredibly responsive & wonderful talent. Thanks again for your work!

Sep 16, 2013
20 / 5

Don is great to work with and gave us several versions. He has a wonderful voice. Highly recommend him to others.

From
Chad Burns
Aug 29, 2013
21 / 5

Jun 18, 2013
22 / 5

Don is a consummate professional. He has a very distinctive voice, and is very easy to work with. If you hire this man, you'll be glad you did. Thanks Don.

May 16, 2013
23 / 5

Excellent job! First time working with Don but, for sure, he will be "our voice" from now on. Strongly recommend him. Thank you Don.
Enrique Frisancho | Tambakunda Design | Barcelona

Apr 17, 2013
24 / 5

Apr 3, 2013
25 / 5

Don was great. Great voice and worked through a few attempts to get the intonation perfect!

Mar 27, 2013
26 / 5

Incredible job, fast turnaround. Highly recommended.

Jan 18, 2013
27 / 5

Don did a great job! So easy to work with.

Jan 3, 2013
28 / 5

Don has been absolutely outstanding to work with. In addition to his professionalism and strong voice talents, he brought a high level of enthusiasm to the process as well as attention to details offering recommendations to enhance our project. The result, a product that exceeded all of our expectations. Don has our entire teams highest recommendations. Thank you Don! It has been a pleasure!

From
Ted Lymer
Nov 21, 2012
29 / 5

Oct 5, 2012
30 / 5

A hidden gem on the site!!

Jeremy

Oct 5, 2012
31 / 5

Great Voice! Full of character and perfect interpretation!

Oct 3, 2012
32 / 5

Thank you Don! Fantastic!

Jun 19, 2012
33 / 5

Awesome!

Jun 13, 2012
34 / 5

Jun 11, 2012
35 / 5

Awesome! Talented. Flexible.

Jun 7, 2012
36 / 5

Very professional and accommodating. Enjoyed working with Don!

Apr 18, 2012
37 / 5

Great experience, Don is a very nice gentleman & brilliant professional

From
WAX TAILOR
Mar 30, 2012
38 / 5

The charismatic rich voice and high-quality work.

Mar 29, 2012
39 / 5

From
Neo Pangea
Mar 22, 2012
40 / 5

Don was extremely patient, responsive and professional...never mind having a fantastic voice! I would love the opportunity to work with him again!

Mar 7, 2012
41 / 5

we love Don. He very quickly accommodated our needs and was professional throughout the process. Took direction wonderfully and was a real pleasure to work with.

Mar 1, 2012
42 / 5

Great Job!

Feb 7, 2012
43 / 5

From
J Donovan
Jan 24, 2012
44 / 5

Dec 5, 2011
45 / 5

Great working with you.

Sep 29, 2011
46 / 5

Sep 28, 2011
47 / 5

Don is wonderful! I would definitely work with him again.

Aug 24, 2011
48 / 5

Don was great. He delivered excelent work quickly and offered us a revision. I could not recomend him more highly. Thanks Don!

From
Chad Burns
Jul 11, 2011
49 / 5

Jun 14, 2011
50 / 5

Nice to work with. Fast responses.

Feb 23, 2011
51 / 5

It's been wonderful working with Don. Could not be happier with the reading he has provided for me. Fast turn-around time. Highly recommend.

Thanks again,
Matt

Oct 4, 2010
52 / 5

lovely voice and timbre. delivered exactly what we needed. very atmospheric delivery. i'm sure we'll be using Don again.

Sep 21, 2010
53 / 5

It was a pleasure working with Don, very fast and incredibly professional.

From
Ben Thorns
Aug 12, 2010
54 / 5

Don McCorkindale went above and beyond our expectations. Don was very professional, and great to work with.

Apr 19, 2010