Robert Donavan

Clear BASS, with lots of resonance

Voice Description

My voice is naturally deep, and depending on the cliets need, I can add warmth, smooth it out, or add roughness.

Celebrity impersonations include Rodney Dangerfield, Sean Connery, Peter Faulk, Walter Brennen, and Darth Vader.

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
• Podcasts

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 deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Dialects range from Scot, Irish, Russian, German, American Southern, Elderly Black Men, Elderly Jewish Men

My Voice Experience

Having appeared in over 50 films has given me the experience and professionalism to deliver for the client. Stage and improvization work gives me a large range of characters from which to draw. I can customize a voice to meet a clients needs.

1. Scottish man who invents penicillin for Regent Blue Shield
2. After hours phone promt for
3. Corporate presentation for Communicators International, Inc
4. Promotional CD for the documentary, "LOVE IN CHINA".
5. Promo trailer for Alain Siritzsky Productions' film, "ALIEN FILES 3.
6. Radio spot for AURORA MEDICAL CENTER, Wisconsin
7. Five voice characters for Brad Garrett's sitcom, "TILL DEATH", on Fox
8. In house demo reel for 10 UNITED ad agency
9. Dizzy Whelan in GEARS OF WAR II
10. Disney Parks commercial for, "YEAR OF A MILLION DREAMS"
U.S. National Coverage, California and Florida Specific, Canada, and UK
11. Commercial for Foster's Natural Blond Beer-Radio and Television -Australia
( Selected by TBN for their show, AMERICA'S FUNNIEST COMMERCIALS )
12. National Radio Commercial for Honda Insight Hybrid
13. Narrator for American Forces Radio and Television video.
14. Television Commercial for Disaronno ( Amaretto )
15. Electrical Safety Commercial for AMERICAN POWER, of Ohio.
16. Narrator for inductees into TOYOTA HALL OF FAME-LEGENDS OF FANTASY

My Training

Lureen Tuttle - 40's radio personality

James Best - Renown character actor

Robert Lyons - Recognized actor and member of The Actors Studio

Julie Amato - Voice Over Professional and voice of National Geographic Channel and The Discovery Channel

Marc Cashman - Clio-winning Radio and TV commercial producer, casting director and copywriter, and working voice actor

Lynda McCarrell - President-Voice Over, McCarrell and Associates

My Studio Equipment

MAC G5/Dual Hard Drives - Date of puchase 2006-New
One Hard Drive Dedicated to Voice-over Only
Able to play and record CD's
Basic labeling of CD's
Digidesign MBox2 - Date of purchase 2006- New/Updates
Offers record capability on multi tracks
Full voice track editing ability
Rode K2 Condenser Microphone - Date of purchase 2006-New
Use cardoid mode

Additional Skills

The ability to improvize can be very useful when coming up with a character or style that best suites a clients needs. The creativity necessary to work with John Ritter and Robin Williams, can be your tool to a unique and entertaining project. The discipline required to work with Paul Sorvino and James Garner can work for you in developing a professional project that will get people's attention.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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• Robert Donavan was last active on Voice123 333 days ago

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