Jim Duffy

guy next door, announcer, modern, tongue-in-cheek

Voice Description

Narrations: deep, smooth
Commercial: friendly, fun, rough/tough, techy, edgy, careless, casual, heartfelt, concern, professional
Industrial: professional

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Middle Age Male

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

• 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
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Adult content
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

• 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 deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

None

My Home Base

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

"New york" accent, Irish/Brogue accent, country/cowboy accent, James Earl Jones impersonation, Sean Connery impersonation, SNL Character impersonations

My Voice Experience

Current representation with Lily's Talent Agency located in Chicago, IL, receiving auditions for local, regional and national clients within various industries.

2011:
Landed VO role in SAG featured film

2012:
Landed VO role for radio commercial for client in the education industry;
Landed VO role for industrial narration for client in the consumer sportswear industry

2013:
Landed VO role in radio commercial for client in agriculture industry

My Training

Seminars:
Make Money in Voice Overs - Discovery Center; Hosted by Angelo Bosco of Bosco Productions

Classes:
- Intro to Voice Over Acting: Bosco Productions; Instructor: Jenny Avery
- Advanced Voice Over Acting: Bosco Productions; Instructor: Kathy Keyes-Bosco
- Improv AP1: Annoyance Theatre; Instructor Sean Cusick

Private Lessons:
- Voice over training/workshop: Donovan Weyland of the Chicago Recording Company
- Demo Constructed: Spring 2011, Summer 2013, 2014

My Studio Equipment

In-home studio: Blue Yeti Microphone, Garageband recording software
Access to the Chicago Recording Company in Chicago, IL. - Fully equipped for pre/post production.
ISDN access @ CRC

Additional Skills

Adult male who is adequately trained, ready and eager to roll up the sleeves and get "hands on."

What you can expect:
Professionalism
Punctuality
High energy
Ability to take direction


Currently employed with a Fortune 500, Insurance Company, working in Sales.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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