Richly layered, great emotional/character range.
The following are comments from clients:
"A unique, distinctive voice that will help your message cut through the clutter"
"Richly layered with great emotional range. Very distinctive."
"Warm, friendly...reassuring rich, soothing baritone"
"can transition from Lionel Barrymore to Droopy Dog on a dime."
"Friendly and personable. Conversational, not 'announcery.' As if you were sitting right by me, talking just to me. As if you were smiling and have eye contact with me."
"A warm voice with a clear timbre that is easily recognized by even a casual listener."
"Marty's voice is a combination of confidence & pleasant, good humor."
"Expressively musical, with many inflections and just a touch of gravel."
"strong and confident yet mellow and soothing"
"warm baritone, with lots of resonance. could listen to you all day"
"Real with a distinctive homeyness, yet authoritative. A mix between Brian Williams and your dad."
"smooth and easy listening voice"
"Rich and clear"
"Sexy and knowledgable"
"Authoritative, reassuring, mischevious."
"...a smile in your voice with a hint of humor"
"A latter day Mason Adams"
"warm with a smile in it"
"Bold and fatherly"
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• English - USA and Canada
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
• Movie and game trailers
• 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
• SAG-AFTRA (US)
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 can record and then deliver the files by regular mail
Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
My Home Base
, Michigan, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
Irish, Italian, Southern, British, Brooklyn, German, etc.
Excellent at character voices for commercials, animation, etc. Years of character acting on stage and film have honed this ability.
I can create and have done a lot of character type voices and accents. Give a listen to my Character reel and you'll see what I mean and how I've used them in different ways for different clients.
My Voice Experience
I've been in the business for over 40 years as a voice-over artist, on-camera performer, theatrical as an actor and director, performed in numerous industrial films, TV commercials, radio commercials, stage plays, and in feature films.
A SAMPLING OF FEATURE FILMS:
Gran Torino Lawyer Clint Eastwood, Producer/Director Malpaso Productions
Conviction Robert Bradley Tony Goldwyn, Director Innocence Productions
Answer This Prof. Hoguefield Christopher Farah, Dir. 3,4 Women Prod.
Trust Grandpa Cal David Schwimmer, Director Trust Productions
Alleged Editor LeBarron, Tom Hines, Director Dean River Prod.
Prayers for Bobby Council President Russel Mulcahy, Director Lifetime
Last Man Standing Pastor Ernest Dickerson Lifetime/Sony
The Giant Mechanical Man Anchorman John
An Ordinary Killer Dr. John Foster Anthony Hornus, Dir. HBO Pictures
The Second Coming Cardinal Sperduti Darrin O. Cambell, Dir. Colony Pictures
Nobody Knows Walter Cronkite Robert H. Dyke, Director Magic Lantern
Off Shore Derick Abernathy Diane Cheklich, Director TMS Universal
A SAMPLING OF VOICE OVERS:
General Motors Chevrolet Trucks/General Motors Ford Motor Company Chrysler Corporation
Saturn Pfizer Greenfield Village/Henry Ford Museum
PPG Industries (Pittsburgh Plate Glass) Michigan Lottery
The Detroit Edison Company Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Museum (San Antonio)
Metropolitan Visitors and Convention Bureau Time Twister Museum (Gatlinburg, Tenn.)
The Somerset Collection St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
ABC Appliance Warehouse Fred Lavery Range Rover
Observer and Eccentric Newspapers Heritage Federal Savings Bank
Key Bank Southfield Chrysler/Jeep
Erhard BMW Little Ceasar’s Pizza
A SAMPLING OF ON-CAMERA WORK:
Northwest Airlines Arbor Drug Big Boy Restaurants New York Carpet World
CAPE Health Care
Lincoln Mercury Michigan Liquor Control Commission Southfield Chrysler Jeep Direct Mortgage
Michigan Lottery Commission Optimeyes (Henry Ford Hospital) Wallside Windows
Motor City Casino
Michigan Department of Community Health
A SAMPLING OF ON-CAMERA INDUSTRIALS:
Ford Motor Company Chrysler Corporation General Motors Ameritech Publishing
Pfizer Cadillac Division/General Motors Buick Division/General Motors
MGM Casino Motor City Casino CompuWare
GMC Trucks Ford Truck Group DTE Energy
Auto Centennial Special, WDIV-TV (Co-host with Jay Leno) UAW/GM Health and Safety Michigan Bell
BA from Wayne State University in Performing Arts, Radio, TV, Film.
Worked with Uta Hagen (Acting), Marice Tobias (Voice-Over), Rich Goteri (Improvisation)
My Studio Equipment
Mbox with a broadcast quality Sennheiser microphone and a very powerful Apple desktop and ProTools.
Produce, direct and act in recreations of Golden Age of Radio shows
In separate one-man plays, portrayed Mark Twain, Theodore Roosevelt and Edgar Allan Poe
Over 40 years broadcast experience: disc jockey; program host; news anchor; street reporter and; staff announcer.
Emceed/hosted live shows and pageants
Performed in many live industrial theatre productions across the country for UAW, Ford, Chrysler.
Fifteen years corporate public relations, media relations and marketing experience.
Payment Methods Accepted
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
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