My voice can be smooth and authoritative for narrations, zany and fun for commercials, deep to squeaky for animations, intelligent and informative for training videos.
I am also an impressionist, and can emulate many celebrity styles, from Tony Blair to Don LaFontaine.
English (British), English (North American)
British, Canadian, Eastern European, England - North West (Liverpool, Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire), England - Received Pronunciation (RP, BBC), England - South West (Cornwall, Devon, West Country), England - West Midlands (Shropshire, Birmingham, Brummie), French, German, Irish, North American, Russian, Scottish (Standard Scottish English), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta), Welsh
Middle Aged, Senior, Young Adult
Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Jingles, Movie Trailers, Music, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames
My specialist niche is history. I have worked in professional museum theatre for 20 years, interpreting history to the general public. I am able to research and write performance pieces to meet the needs of the client.
Trained at the Actor's Institute in London, 1986-89.
More recent training includes Equity 'Recharge' training course (Phone hidden) at the Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff.
Relevant completed courses-
Voice Speech and Dialect, Equity Recharge, Gary Owston
Cartoon Voices, Equity Recharge, Tom Clarke-Hill
Coles 4104 lip mic, Behringer B2 Pro condenser mic.
Computer & Software
Acer Aspire M7720 running Adobe Audition 3. Also Camtasia 7 software.
Edirol UA25 USB external sound card.
Email, DropBox account, FTP. Surface/Air mail.
Usually less than 24hrs.
I have a library of royalty-free music that can be incorporated into projects, and I am fully capable of producing a final mix for a production including music and effects.
Voice Over Clients
Poser 8/Pro 2010 Video training, Colin Boyd, Infinite Skills Canada
Lenny, HICK! animation, Jess Herman
Oxford Ocelot radio spot, Brendan Bourke, Sonic Surgery
Jewellers radio spot, Brendan Bourke, Sonic Surgery
Axiron, Star Tigers, Stuart Palmer, Altered Vistas
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