Don McCorkindale  London, GB

Don McCorkindale
/ 5 62 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

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

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.

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Next Steps

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Shakespeare 2900 Listens

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E Book Trailer 167 Listens

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Home audition 78 Listens

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Home Audition 47 Listens

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Shirane Music promo 242 Listens

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Shoulderpod 216 Listens

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BBC Radio program trailer 974 Listens

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Home Studio clip 286 Listens

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Barclay Card Radio ad 137 Listens

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(Website hidden) 444 Listens

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A Christmas Carol 943 Listens

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Lenny McLean unlicensed boxer 317 Listens

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Genocide 136 Listens

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American shopper 332 Listens

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Sowing seeds 128 Listens

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The Overcoat. Short story 173 Listens

Don McCorkindale

1 / 5
Feb 5, 2016

AMAZING JOB!

2 / 5
Nov 2, 2015

3 / 5
Nov 2, 2015

Sir Don McCorkindale has delivered a high quality product and delivered several versions that made editing easier.. His service was swift and kind. Highly recommended.

4 / 5
Oct 31, 2015

5 / 5
Oct 22, 2015

A great and versatile talent. So much more than just a wonderful voice.

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Karl Wolff
6 / 5
Sep 17, 2015

Don was wonderful to work with. Very professional and helpful steering me through the process. Amazing voice talent. I would highly recommend!

7 / 5
Sep 16, 2015

Excellent work!

8 / 5
Sep 2, 2015

Excellent work!

9 / 5
Jul 10, 2015

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

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Kate Halek
10 / 5
Jul 9, 2015

Excellent as always!

From
Kate Halek
11 / 5
Jul 7, 2015

Awesome !

12 / 5
Jan 11, 2015

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

From
Todd Davis
13 / 5
Oct 30, 2014

Don is always great to work with. Extremely professional.

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Kate Halek
14 / 5
Oct 21, 2014

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

15 / 5
Sep 29, 2014

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

From
Jan Zelina
16 / 5
Aug 24, 2014

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

17 / 5
Jun 18, 2014

18 / 5
Jun 6, 2014

Thanks so much, Don!!

19 / 5
Mar 25, 2014

Great and unique voices!

Really made our ad come together.

From
Dan Rascal
20 / 5
Feb 4, 2014

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

From
Damon Slye
21 / 5
Jan 9, 2014

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

22 / 5
Oct 24, 2013

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

23 / 5
Oct 18, 2013

24 / 5
Oct 17, 2013

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

25 / 5
Oct 7, 2013

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

From
Melissa Kelman
26 / 5
Oct 4, 2013

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

27 / 5
Sep 16, 2013

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

28 / 5
Aug 29, 2013

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

From
Chad Burns
29 / 5
Jun 18, 2013

30 / 5
May 16, 2013

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.

31 / 5
Apr 17, 2013

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

32 / 5
Apr 3, 2013

33 / 5
Mar 27, 2013

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

34 / 5
Jan 18, 2013

Incredible job, fast turnaround. Highly recommended.

35 / 5
Jan 3, 2013

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

36 / 5
Nov 21, 2012

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
37 / 5
Oct 5, 2012

38 / 5
Oct 5, 2012

A hidden gem on the site!!

Jeremy

39 / 5
Oct 3, 2012

Great Voice! Full of character and perfect interpretation!

40 / 5
Jun 19, 2012

Thank you Don! Fantastic!

41 / 5
Jun 13, 2012

Awesome!

42 / 5
Jun 11, 2012

43 / 5
Jun 7, 2012

Awesome! Talented. Flexible.

44 / 5
Apr 18, 2012

Very professional and accommodating. Enjoyed working with Don!

45 / 5
Mar 30, 2012

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

From
WAX TAILOR
46 / 5
Mar 29, 2012

The charismatic rich voice and high-quality work.

47 / 5
Mar 22, 2012

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Neo Pangea
48 / 5
Mar 7, 2012

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

49 / 5
Mar 1, 2012

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.

50 / 5
Feb 7, 2012

Great Job!

51 / 5
Jan 24, 2012

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J Donovan
52 / 5
Dec 5, 2011

53 / 5
Sep 29, 2011

Great working with you.

54 / 5
Sep 28, 2011

55 / 5
Aug 24, 2011

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

56 / 5
Jul 11, 2011

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
57 / 5
Jun 14, 2011

58 / 5
Feb 23, 2011

Nice to work with. Fast responses.

59 / 5
Oct 4, 2010

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

60 / 5
Sep 21, 2010

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

61 / 5
Aug 12, 2010

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

From
Ben Thorns
62 / 5
Apr 19, 2010

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