Distinctive British warm smooth deep not stuffy!
• Derek Partridge is registered with Voice123 since Mar 30, 2004.
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• Derek Partridge started his/her voice over career in 1961.
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Specialize in long form narration and presentations: professional, smooth, deep, rich, warm, trustworthy and authoritative. Experienced in most technical, medical and financial terminology. Commercials, I provide distinctive credibility for up-market products and services.
Native Brit, speaking proper (but not posh or stuffy!) BBC or Queen's English, not associated with any region or dialect. Also "regular" American, due to American mother and upbringing in the States as a kid.
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• English - British
• French - European
I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• TV shows and movies
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)
• Non-Union Jobs
My Recording and Delivery Capabilities
• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I have Phone Patch in my studio
• 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 offer copywriting services
My Home Base
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
French, German, Aussie, Cockney. Fluent in French and Italian, work in German and Castilian Spanish.
My Voice Experience
Derek won the 2007 Voicey Lifetime Achievement Award. Recent work includes: hosting and narrating in London: "Leslie Howard - A Quite Remarkable Life" and "The Mystery of Flight 777", when VIP Leslie Howard took my seat on the plane, which was shot down by the Germans. Narrator Charles Lindbergh's Life Story, Seal Island (like March of the Penguins), Adventures Abroad 26-week series for The Outdoor Channel, Dead Patients Don't Lie (cure for heart disease), Wine and Dine, spokesman for Best Friends animal sanctuary. He hosted ABC's prime time pilot "Wallet Roulette". He hosts and narrates "Magical Egypt" an 8-part series for Discovery, "Betrayal of the American Investor" for the History Channel and narrated "Millionaire TV", a spin-off from Millionaire Magazine. Of Anglo-American parents, he was brought up in Baltimore, New York and London; educated in England, France, Italy, Germany and Spain. Served as an officer in the R.A.F., was an ad agency AE and a company director. Voice work started in 1961 with BBC TV and later with RTV and RBC radio in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe), as the nation's head TV news anchor and host of the top-rated talk show Frankly Partridge. News anchor for 10 years at FNN, the Financial News Network, now CNBC. For ABC's WKAT in Miami he hosted two, 2-hour radio talk shows and inbetween, anchored 6.0 pm news hour. News anchor for London's Sky TV.
AWARDS: 2 Emmys & 2 Tellys for narration. 2007 Voicey Lifetime Achievement Award.
Financial Core, can work Non-Union.
Host of videos for many 'blue chip' corporate clients and, numerous programs on eg: health, the environment, medicine, finance, commerce, law, art, travel, religion, training, safety, sport and celebrity interviews.
NARRATION eg: BBC TV News promos, Coca Cola, Apple Computers, Bank of America, Hughes Missiles, McDonnell Douglas, Hilton Hotels, American Red Cross, Motorola, Nestle, Warner Bros, Holiday Inn, Hoover, Honda, Paramount/Star Trek, Mattel Toys, Callaway Golf, UCLA Medical Center, Intel, GTE, Philips, Walt Disney, The Queen Mary, Kodak Theater, Gemological Institute of America, Guinness Book of Records, UK Ministry of Defence, British Aerospace, AVCO, Toyota Design, Abbott Pharmaceuticals, Allergans Medical.
DOCUMENTARIES, eg: Magical Egypt series, Ice With Everything (Polar exploration).
National TV spokesman for Monex Precious Metals on CNN Headline News and Fox News, and for Balboa Pacific, whose technology converts toxic and hazardous waste into reusable materials by pyrolitic gasification.
V/O eg: Microsoft, Christies, Schweppes, Gillette, Korbel Champagne, American Savings Bank, Ritz Carlton, Lincoln Mercury, Jaguar, BMW, Infiniti, Wall Street Newsletter, Walt Disney World, Getty Oil, San Francisco Ballet, Mercedes Benz, Santa Anita Race Track.
AUDIOBOOKS, eg: Diana's Boys - HighBridge Audio "...read by Partridge in solemn and beautifully articulated tones" - Book List
A Study In Scarlet (Sherlock Holmes) - Tantor Media
45 years as a TV and radio news anchor and talk show host. Narrated many corporate videos and documentaries. Various awards, listed above.
My Studio Equipment
Soundforge 7.0, M-Audio. Mobile Pre USB, Studio Projects mic... with which I have serviced clients in the USA and around the world with broadcast quality projects for many years.
Access to 3 state-of-the-art local studios.
TV HOST, eg: Leslie Howard - A Quite Remarkable Life, The Mystery of Flight 777, Sex In The White House, Law in America, Mad Cow Disease, EuroNews, Non Profit TV News, American Lifestyles, Home View Magazine, Golf Video Magazine, Over 50, Health Line,Amazing Medicines, Alcohol & Drug Rehab, The Naked Truth (religion), Partners in Travel, What's In A Word (education), Star du Siecle (French TV).
Payment Methods Accepted
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in any currency
• Wire transfers
Online Payments Via PayPal
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