Christopher Smith

Wide vocal range, Character Specialist, Impression

Voice Description

Narrations: Warm, rich, and deep or upbeat and excited.

Commercials: Over fifty different accents and impressions to fulfill multi-character reads.

Audiobooks: Multi-faceted vocal abilities. Variable age ranges and the ability to modify any reads as needed.

Seminars & Projects: Strong, dedicated voice.


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
• Adult content
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

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 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 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

, Pennsylvania, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Non-American:
Italian, Russian, German, Australian, British (Midlands English, Cockney, Estuary, Received Pronunciation, Scottish English, Irish English), Spanish (Castilian Spanish, Argentinian Spanish, Mexican Spanish, Central American (Spanish), Polish, Indian and Middle Eastern.

American:
Southern American, Southern Appalachian, Philadelphian, Bostonian, Surfer, Midwest ("Fargo"), New Yorker (Italian & Older Jewish male affect), Jersey Shore, Pittsburgh "Yinzer."

Impressions/Parodies:
George Bush, Matthew McConnaughey, Barack Obama, Sam Elliott (Dodge Ram), Sylvester Stallone (Rocky), Arnold Schwarzenegger, Marlon Brando (Godfather), Bobcat Goldthwaite, Burgess Meredith, Tommy Chong, Antonio Banderas, Dick Vitale, Andy Reid

My Voice Experience

I've recorded voice over commercials for 97.5 the Fanatic, Chickie's and Pete's, and ToxicNetwork.net, all of which are out of Philadelphia, Pa. I've also recorded radio commercials for ClamDiggers Night Club out of Scranton, Pa.
I have done narrations of presentations and was hired for an audio book (undistributed).

I have nearly a decade of experience as an educator and I am well versed in adult learning theory and understand the importance of tone and inflection for training recordings.

My Training

Bachelor's Degree: English Literature (Holy Family University)

Studied accents and dialogues under Dr. Malcom Bowes and Ed Simpson at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

I am also a full time comedian that utilizes impressions/accents/dialects in my routine.

My Studio Equipment

I have access to multiple studios as well as a home studio. Requests for specific equipment available upon request dependent upon the studio used.

Additional Skills

I have written and starred in a sixty minute comedy DVD that I wrote and performed myself. I am also the host of the "Tattooed & Educated" podcast and have nearly two years experience creating radio spots for an internet radio station.

I have nearly six years of consulting and sales experience; as well as nearly a decade of classroom teaching and training experience.

I am competent in conversational Spanish as I studied in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

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