Submit Audition/Proposal on this Project
Rate this Project

Project Main Details


EDGE OF WAR is a documentary series about events leading to conflicts around the world.

The MALE narrator must have 'Voice of God' authority (and delivery), yet a strong, warm, personal storytelling tone.

Network redirect to 'Voice of God' narrator allows previously auditioned voices for this project to re-submit. Please resubmit if you can convey authority and warmth. 
2011-10-14 20:26:17 GMT
2011-11-11 19:00:00 (GMT -06:00) Saskatchewan 
Yes (click here to learn more about Voice123's SmartCast)
1 direct invitation(s) have been sent by the voice seeker resulting in 0 audition(s) and/or proposal(s) so far.
Voice123 SmartCast is seeking 100 auditions and/or proposals for this project (approx.) Invitations sent by SmartCast have resulted in 0 audition(s) and/or proposal(s) so far.

Project Parameters

The Voice Actor should be located in:
Fixed - CAD 1500
TV shows and movies
Via TV: Worldwide
English - USA and Canada
Middle Age Male OR Senior Male
• Talent must record at a designated studio in a specified area
There are no special pre-, post-, or production requirements for this project.
The Voice Actor should have at least 5 years of experience in the voice industry.
This is a non-union project

Script Details

***Please provide a sample in order to audition. 
NARRATION (1:06:15)
The young and ambitious Kim Il Sung makes no secret of his ambition: to invade South Korea. To help achieve this, he builds a large and powerful army.

NARRATION (1:06:42 )
In the South, the Americans maintain a small military presence consisting of observers and trainers.

NARRATION (1:07:20)
The US decides to withhold arms from Syngman Rhee and his South Korean troops in a deliberate attempt to stop the determined leader from going to war with North Korea.

NARRATION (1:07:48)
The fiercely proud Rhee makes it his mission to destroy and reunify Korea on his terms – by force if necessary.

NARRATION (1:08:15)
By the Spring of 1948, the growing tension between Soviet-occupied North Korea and the American-backed South reachs a boiling point.

NARRATION (1:08:25)
Shots are fired across the dividing line. On May 25, an American civilian named Karl Smith is wounded by North Korean constabulary. Washington demands an explanation from Moscow. The Cold War heats up.

NARRATION (1:08:42)
Adding fuel to the fire, both in Korea and back home, the Red Scare – intensified by anti-Communist propaganda - is putting fear into the hearts and minds of the American public. But the Soviets know the Americans have the Atomic bomb -- and are not afraid to use it.

NARRATION (1:09:02)
January, 1949. The Soviets pull out of North Korea.

NARRATION (1:09:30)
Six months later - despite overwhelming evidence that Kim Il Sung’s Communists were set to invade - the United States also withdraws its troops from South Korea.

NARRATION (1:09:52)
With the American troops effectively gone from the South, Kim Il Sung seizes the moment and, in March of 1949, makes a trip to Moscow.

NARRATION (1:10:26)
Not wanting to risk open conflict with the U.S, Stalin turns Kim Il Sung down.

NARRATION (1:10:40)
The following month Kim Il Sung takes his plan to Mao Zedong.

NARRATION (1:10:46 )
Mao also tells Kim Il Sung to wait. (beat) But Sung’s luck suddenly changes. In Washington, Secretary of State Acheson announces that Korea no longer falls within the US/Asian Defense Perimeter.

NARRATION (1:11:22)
The Soviets no longer believe the United States will intervene in a Korean war. The time has come for Kim Il Sung to strike. 
Please note that you should only use the script or your recording of it for auditioning purposes. The script is property, unless otherwise specified, of the voice seeker and it is protected by international copyright laws.

Voice-Seeker Details

Sign in to display the company name (if applicable)


Voice123 Team Comments

Voice123 consultations with this voice seeker regarding this project and/or other projects by this voice seeker, via phone, chat, and/or email.

unchecked This project - phone.

unchecked Previous projects - phone.

unchecked This project - email or chat.

checked Previous projects - email or chat.

checked Corporate web site for this voice-seeker confirmed by Voice123

Note: Voice123 strives to establish the legitimacy of all projects posted. However, Voice123 subscribers and users are responsible for confirming information stated by prospective voice seekers, agents and/or clients. Voice123 subscribers and users assume all liability for use of any information found through Voice123, or any of its publications.

This page contains the most important details of this project. If you find the information on this project inaccurate or inappropriate, please let us know by contacting us.

Submit Audition/Proposal on this Project