Laura Castaneda

News Voice, Serious Feature

Voice Description

Warm and semi-deep for narrations. More of a serious tone. Not light and fluffy.
Smooth and professional for presentations.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Middle Age Female

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
• 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


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 have ipDTL in my studio

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I offer translation services

My Home Base

San Diego, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Slight mid-west accent that won't go away, Only detected on certain words.

My Voice Experience

Most of my voice over experience comes from 25 years of broadcast journalism. I mostly covered hard news, serious features. Over the years I have done voice over work for documentaries - serious tone and pacing. I have also done many translations from Spanish to English voice over for News Pieces.

To hear my voice work in news visit my website at

My Training

University of Illinois-Urbana - B.A.
National Press Photographers Association Storytelling Workshop
National Association of Hispanic Journalists - Various Workshops and Seminars
Talent Coaching Seminars provided by Consulting Firm - KGUN-TV-Tucson, KGTV-San Diego, COX Channel 4.

Taught TV Performance Classes since 2004-Present
San Diego City College

My Studio Equipment

Easy access to professional recording facility.

Additional Skills

Independent Producer with 25 years of broadcast experience behind the camera and in front of the camera.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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FarmWorker Documentary

The Devil's Breath - Emmy Nominated

KSDS-FM Class Promotions

Career Technical Education - San Diego County

Virgin de Guadalupe Celebration - Catholic Church

Community Health Group