John Boydstun

Versatile voice, Characters, Offbeat, Accents

Voice Description

My voice is very versatile.
My normal voice is warm, friendly, & sincere.
I can easily do smooth & professional.
My voice is normally mid-range, but I can make it deep.
I love to create characters with various vocal mannerisms & inflections, and I can stay in character.
My voice can characterize virtually every attitude & emotion.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male

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

• English - Australian
• 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
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

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

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

None

My Home Base

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

When I was younger I used to enjoy Rich Little, and other impressionists. I used to impersonate:
John Wayne,
Humphrey Bogart,
James Cagney,
James Stewart,
Henry Fonda,
W. C. Fields,
Groucho Marx,
Richard Nixon.

I only speak english, but feel that I can master most European accents such as:
British,
French,
Italian.
Also Australian, mate.

I can create more characters than I can possibly list:
Pirates,
Old Men,
Grumpy old men,
Drunks,
Gangsters,
Thugs,
Soldiers,
Cowboys,
Indians,
Cops,
Robbers,
Sleazeballs,
Paranoid Schizophrenics, etc.

My Voice Experience

No professional experience...yet.


My Training

Previously performed characters on stage in high school and college productions of:
MASH,
If a Man Answers,
Up the Down Staircase,
The Mystery of Mouldy Manor,
The Miser,
The Long Goodbye,
Equus,
and Ghosts.

Won Silver Award at 1979 National Collegiate Forensics Tournament for Readers Theater presentation in which my character evolved from being shy & meek, to being loud & aggressive within the course of 3 minutes.

B.S. in Finance, San Diego State University, 1982.

My Studio Equipment

None.

Additional Skills

Unknown - Click here to ask John Boydstun

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal

Contact Information

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