E.J. Smith

Very Deep Masculine African American

Voice Description

My voice is best described as: Deep, Masculine, Authoritative, Smooth, Passionate, Aggressive, Loving, and Pastoral. And a bunch of other five dollar words.

I have a Masters Degree in Communications and I have given hundreds of attention grabbing speeches through Toast Masters.

I have been a Voice Actor since 2002, and the projects that I've done have ranged from T.V. commercials, to IVR voice prompts.

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
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

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 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

Mid West, Georgia, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

There are several recognizable professional Voice Actors that I have been mistaken for, such as Rodney Saulsberry, John Garry and Hansai Issa.

When narrating, my straight reads are warm and authoritative.

The characters that I can perform are: Preacher, Video Game Bad guy, Thug (ebonics), 40's Gangster, James Earl Jones, Morgan Freeman, New Orleans Creole, Buffalo Soldier (Black Cowboy), Dumb Jock, WWE Wrestler, and Holloween Caracters.

My Voice Experience



My most recent work has been in IVR services, animation, public address announcing and as an actor in a narrative role in an independent film.


Clients include: Midwest Center of Media Literacy (web), Kill Peter, Pay Paul (film), The River Radio (online promo) and Arrival Point Productions (web).

My Training

I have a B.A. in Mass Communications
I have a B.A. in Corporate Communications
I also have a M.A. in Communications from Lindenwood University in St. Charles Missouri.

VO training with September Day Carter in Atlanta.

My Studio Equipment

I use Adobe Audition 3, Adobe Sound Booth and Sound Forge for audio editing. AKG Perception 220 Microphone, and an MBox 2 on my Sony VAIO.

Additional Skills

As a graduate student, I was able to fine tune my skills in video editing using both Avid Dv and Final Cut Pro editing software. I have a much better understand of timing and all that goes in to producing quality voice over material.


Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal
• 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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Additional Information

• Currently E.J. Smith is a Standard subscriber.
• E.J. Smith was last active on Voice123 17 days ago

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Demos
Narration Demo

IVR Demo

Radio Promo - Commercial Read

Documentary

African American Promo

Commercial Demo

Urban Hip Hop Radio Imaging

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