Daniel Beckett

Born British - Classic neutral British accent

Voice Description

Very flexible voice covering range of capabilities including professional presentations, spokesperson, enthusiastic marketer, characters and cartoons, fun, warm narrations, authoritative, and comic.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male

Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:

• English - British
• English - USA and Canada

I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes

• Commercials
• Promos
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories

Jobs for British Equity signatories Jobs for British Equity signatories

Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

None

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I have a music library and can add music to any project
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

, Georgia, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Regional British accents, neutral Surrey, London Cockney, West Country, Moors (Yorkshire), Liverpool, Scottish and Irish.
Also able to cover French and German accents with character voices.
Neutral / slightly southern US accent also provided.

My Voice Experience

Most recently engaged to provide eLearning voice over for technical and sales training courses within the finance / banking industry.

10 years experience of working for British Sky Broadcasting in the UK with 7 years focused on supporting the advertising sales side of the business and representation at advertising industry forums and think tanks. Also played a material role in the launch of digital and interactive TV advertising for Sky TV in the late 90's.

Previously, through many years of corporate life experience, have been providing voice roles for client facing presentations, web conferences, instructor led training, industry forum panel moderation, on-stage variety performances, independent short films and commercials.

My Training

On Camera Basics 1 - Drama Inc., Atlanta
Voice Over Booth Camp - Wren Ross, Boston
Creating Characters Level 1 - Wren Ross, Boston
Creating Characters Level 2 - Wren Ross, Boston
Auditioning for TV Commercials - Don Slaton Casting, Atlanta
Voiceover Basics - Expressions Theatre and Film, Atlanta

Previously qualified to British HNC level in electrical power and electronics engineering. Post HNC qualifications in business management through the Henley School of Management, England.

My Studio Equipment

Custom built Windows 8 based 8 core CPU video / audio editing system, inc. twin 27" flat screen monitors, Audiobox XLR / USB interface, Studio One software and MXL 2010 Condenser mic.

External audio provided through Yamaha amplifier and Bose studio speakers for monitoring and playback.

Studio created in sound insulated 7' x 9' room within basement space; a room within a room.

Significant SonicFire SmartSound library available for use in video and audio editing.

Additional Skills

Highly technical with an electrical engineering background including studio and network cabling. The past 20 years have been IT-centric with expertise in many and varied software applications and peripherals associated with the audio and video industry.

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Wire transfers

Contact Information

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Additional Information

• Currently Daniel Beckett is a Standard subscriber.
• Daniel Beckett was last active on Voice123 24 days ago