James Reid

"You have chosen . . . wisely."

Voice Description

I understand how important it is to express your idea with clarity, passion and conviction. If you need a voice talent who can get to the heart of your message and make people listen, please contact me now.

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 - British

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

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 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

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Sherlock Holmes, Evil dragon, mad rabbit, BBC newsreader, professor, Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, magic lion, Aslan, Darth Vader, Scottish, French, Italian, Spanish, Australian, Deep voice movie trailer guy, storybook narrator, sensitive, tough guy, pilot, . . . Colin Firth, Liam Neeson, Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry, Rowan Atkinson, Martin Jarvis, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alan Rickman, Dan Brown, Jeremy Irons, Sean Connery, Russell Crowe, John Cleese, Monty Python, Noel Coward.

My Voice Experience

An established professional British voiceover artist with 20 years of recording experience providing voiceover services worldwide for clients such as BMW, British Telecom, BBC, Disney, Discovery Channel and EA Games. Capable of British and Mid-Atlantic styles eg. Liam Neeson, Colin Firth, Benedict Cumberbatch.

My Training

Born in England, raised in Scotland. Currently based in Montreal. Broadcast trained in the UK and USA. Drama trained in London & Edinburgh. An experienced audio & music producer and performer with experience including successful Barcelona-based electronica group, Misnoma, and improvised comedy at the Circus Space in London. Musician and singer - low & mid range. Singing impressions include Elvis, Fred Astaire, Noel Coward, Dean Martin and John Lennon. Good facility with business jargon and scientific concepts. I speak intermediate Spanish and French.

My Studio Equipment

Microphones: AKG 414, Rode NT2, Shure SM7B. pre-amp: Focusrite Red1. Apogee Ensemble audio interface. Mac-based studio. DAW: Cubase & Logic Pro. Plugins: Waves, Sonnox & Powercore. Monitors: Genelec 8040s, including sub. Acoustically-treated control room and vocal-booth.

Instruments: software and hardware synth/samplers with orchestral expansions. SE-1 analogue monophonic synth. Many acoustic & electric guitars, bass guitar, piano.

Additional Skills

Copywriting, script-writing and script-editing skills.
Directing actors, performers and musicians.
Creative writing and storyboarding.
Sound design. Song-writing, singing, scoring and music creation.
Live performance: music, comedy, cabaret and compere.

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal

Contact Information

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Demos
Documentary-Narrator

Business Presentation - BMW

ASLAN / Lion King

Mango

Sphere

Characters compilation

TacoBell

Ident

Corporate_BT

Commercial-Hard-Sell