Mike Holder

Versatile, Experienced, Character Specialist

Voice Description

Fun, convincing, entertaining, delightful and persuasive for commercials; warm, genuine, insightful, deep and articulate for narrations; professional, smooth and informative for presentations; wacky, creative, playful and innovative for characterizations; pleasant, clear and explanatory for phone systems; concise, enlightening, captivating and persuasive in product demonstrations; energizing, appealing and effectual in TV promos and motion picture trailers; engaging, evocative and imaginative for audio books.

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

• 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 ACTRA (Canada) signatories Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories

Jobs for British Equity signatories Jobs for British Equity signatories

Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories

• 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

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I offer radio ad production services
• I have a music library and can add music to any project
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

, Michigan, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

ACCENTS: American: New Yorker, Italian-American, New Jersey, Bostonian, New England, Southern, Louisianan, Texan, Michigan Upper Peninsula (Yooper); Canadian; UK: British, Cockney, Liverpool, Irish, Scottish; French; Spaniard; Italian; German; Indian-Hindi-Packistani; Russian; Australian.

CHARACTERIZATIONS: "Crappo The Clown"; Meek Guy; Couch Potato; Machismo Latin Lover; Super Hero Guy; Over The Top Announcer; Bragging Adventurer; Brainiac; Child-Like Guy; "Aunt Kathy"; Annoying Guy; Whiner; Tough Guy; "The Story Lady"; "Detective Anvil"; Tightwad; Dufus; Pushy Car Salesman; many others...I create custom characters all the time.

IMPRESSIONS: Regis Philbin; Gilbert Gottfried; Bill Clinton; Homer Simpson; Elvis Presley; Bill Wendell.

My Voice Experience

Did my first voice over work at age 5 for AAA as their "spokes-kid" in the early to mid 1960s, performed on stage in dramas, plays and musicals since grade school; have done numerous commercials for local, regional and national clients; done industrial voice overs, narrations, phone systems, audio books, presentations, characterizations and accents, and emceeing events.

My Training

Unknown - Click here to ask Mike Holder

My Studio Equipment

Home and mobile studio capabilities utilizing Shure and Audio-Technica microphones, M-Audio FireWire interface; Adobe Audition and Sony Vegas DAWs with a full array of special effect VSTs and plug-ins.

Additional Skills

Experienced in audio production, copy writing, marketing, promotions and public relations, voice coaching, emceeing, on-air announcing, MiLB Baseball stadium public address announcing.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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