Female | Range 18 -30 | SAG-AFTRA Eligible
Friendly • Quirky • Youthful • Cheerful • Textured • Unique • Playful • Reassuring • Girl-Next-Door • Young Mom/Wife • Professional • Energetic • Believable • Confident • Modern • Edgy • Bubbly • Neighborly • Trustworthy • Informative • Educational • Soothing • Warm • Fun
Commercials • Telephony • Narration • Audio Books • Voice Recognition Software
Shannon Ames is a professional voiceover talent, DJ and actress based in North Hollywood, CA. With almost two decades of experience as a world renowned turntablist (DJ Shortee), music producer and record label ceo she is no stranger to the recording studio as well as running a successful and demanding business.
Her seasoned ear for audio and sound editing expertise enable her to offer a higher level of understanding and attention to detail than simply being a voice actor alone. Shannon’s acting and improv training in both comedy and drama paired with her natural charm and charisma make her both easy to direct and a joy to work with.
Shannon takes the time to understand your project and gives each client a unique and intelligent interpretation of copy, while delivering the best audio product with fast turnaround times, first-class service, and reasonable pricing. Voice work can be delivered in multiple formats such as MP3, WAV, AIFF, and sent via email or FTP from her professional state of the art recording studio. With a commitment to customer service, Shannon looks forward to helping you voice your next vision!
English (North American), English
North American, US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta)
Teen, Young Adult
Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Movie Trailers, Music, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
Shannon has worked with Motorola, Heavy Artillery Recordings, 5 Star Records, Young Actors Space, Monroe Casting and DJ Shortee's Instructional DVD series
Commercial Voiceover • Susan Paylo • VoiceTrax West
Scene Study, Character Study & Improv • Patrick Day • Young Actors Space
Sitcom Comedy & Character Technique • Scott Sedita & Tony Rago • Scott Sedita Acting Studio
Comedy Improvisation • Mike Leffingwell • Upright Citizens Brigade
Monologue Technique • Sam Christensen • Sam Christensen Studios
On Camera Film & TV • Patrick Day • Young Actors Space
On Camera Commercial • Jan Bina & Jon Smet • Broad-Cast, YAS
Comedic Scene Study • Craig Anton • The Comedy Academy
Comedy Improvisation • Andy Goldberg • Off The Wall
Acting Technique (Meisner, Chekhov) • Charles Hayes • Radford University
Computer Animation/Graphic Design Degree • Art Institute of Atlanta
A variety of Shure mics: KSM32, SM7B, KSM44, BETA58a, 55SH Series II
Computer & Software
ASUS Zenbook – Intel i7 Quad-Core, Windows 8 Professional 64 Bit OS, Sony Sound Forge 9, Ableton Live Suite 9, Cakewalk Sonar Producer 8, Native Instruments Komplete Audio 6
Access to VoiceTrax West equipped with ISDN (Telos and APT), Source-Connect and phone patch to accommodate any type of session. All of the booths are equipped with video for ADR or for referencing on-screen material.
Audio files (MP3, WAV, AIFF) delivered __via FTP/Dropbox/Email or CD
Most projects delivered in 24-48 hrs
Shannon takes the time to understand your project and gives each client a unique and intelligent interpretation of copy, while delivering the best audio product with fast turnaround times, first-class service, and reasonable pricing. Voice work can be delivered in multiple formats such as MP3, WAV, AIFF, and sent via email or FTP from her professional state of the art recording studio. With a commitment to customer service, she looks forward to helping you voice your next vision!
"It has been a pleasure working with Shannon. Her quality of work and client relations are outstanding. Being in the audio business ourselves, Shannon has exceeded our expectations. Her turnaround time is incredible and she truly shares a deep passion for her work. I personally will recommend Shannon's voice over services to anyone looking for a true professional who delivers a phenomenal voice over service."5 Star Records
~ Bobby Bruno
"Shannon Ames is a joy to work with. She is sweet, committed and always gives 110%. Her work ethic is unbeatable!"Young Actors Space
~ Patrick Day
"Shannon's amazing energy will undoubtedly warm the hearts of young and old."Monroe Casting
~ Pixie Monroe
Heavy Artillery Recordings
5 Star Records
Young Actors Space
DJ Shortee's Instructional DVD series
Hire Shannon 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.
To contact Shannon Ames about your project, request a quote today. We'll walk you through the process step-by-step. It's fast and easy.