Bob Labeskis

Believable, deep rich voice,characters and accents

• Bob Labeskis is registered with Voice123 since 2004-04-20.
• Bob Labeskis started his/her voice over career in 1979.
• Currently Bob Labeskis is a Standard subscriber.
• Auditions and proposals submitted through Voice123 during the past six months: 0

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Voice Description

A deep voice with texture. Believeable, commanding, conversational. Hard sell auto spots to the reassuring voice of authority for banks or industrials. Infomercials a specialty. Characters and accents including the voice of the 'Colonel' for KFC for three years. Versatility plus.

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

None

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I have ISDN in my studio
• I have Phone Patch in my studio
• 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 offer copywriting services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I offer voice direction services
• 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

Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Russian, French, British (several), Caribbean, Southern U.S., Joisey, NY, Porky Pig to President Clinton...whatta-ya-need?

My Voice Experience

Thirty-three years of writing and performing for radio, TV, film, video, talking toys, phone messaging-you name it. Performed on dozens of ADDY award winning campaigns for a variety of local, regional and national clients. Heard on Armed Forces radio around the world. Writer, producer and big cheese of SPOTS Inc., a S. Florida production studio and creative boutique since 1984. Image voice of HBO Caribbean 4 years, ENMARK Gas Stations for 14 years, Florida Natural Gas 11 years, the PGA of America 8 years.

My Training

Connecticut School of Broadcasting. Dick Orkin VO Workshops, Connie Zimet's VO Workouts, Founding partner of 'Read it and Reap', a school for aspiring voice talents focusing on performance, copy interpretation, taking direction etc. I have produced thousands of commercials-radio and TV, plus industrial presentations, infomercials etc. I have worked both sides of the glass and understand the nuances of copy from both a writer's and a talent's standpoint.

My Studio Equipment

Pro Tools recording/editing equipment. Audio Technica mic, Focusrite amlifier/processor, Edirol digital studio monitors, Whisper-Room vocal booth. Also have sound effects and music for full scale production pieces.

Additional Skills

Award winning comedy writer and producer. Can juggle. Decent cook.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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Demos
Commercial Demo 2011

Industrial Narration

Automotive Hard Sell

Infomercial and DR

Characters and Accents