Lowell Thomas

Character specialist, comedy, straight announce

Voice Description

Resonant with lower range timbre. Character voices from deep bass to falsetto.

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
• English - USA and Canada
• English - Other

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)
• Cartoon/Animation

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

• SAG-AFTRA (US)

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I have ISDN in my studio
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

Westlake Village, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

American English, with regional dialects: Southern, Mid-western, North East, East coast. British: Cockney, middle English, Upper. Irish, Scots, German, French.

Can do many character ages and voices.

My Voice Experience

Most of my experience is in the area of acting: Motion Pictures, Television, Stage. See resume.

I have for past 23 years, have been an acting teacher. Now, I am using my acting resources to become a Voice Actor.

V.O.

Southwestern Bell Telephone - commercial
Documentary Channel - Promos

My Training

Tom Lowell/Lowell Thomas/ AKA L.W. Thomas
Television and Theatrical Motion Picture Resume
Motion Pictures:
“Kilroy Was Here” ** Co-Star – Walt Disney Productions, 1963
“That Darn Cat” ** Co-Star – Walt Disney Productions, 1965
“The Gnomemobile” **Co – Star – Walt Disney Productions, 1967
“The Boatnicks” ** Co-Star – Walt Disney Productions, 1970
”The Carpetbaggers”*Featured – Paramount Pictures, 1964
“Escape From the Planet of the Apes”* Featured – 20th Century Fox, 1971
“Mr. Hobbs Takes a Vacation” - 20th Century Fox, 1962
“The Manchurian Candidate” - M C Productions, 1962

** Under contract to Walt Disney Productions

Television:
“Combat!” - Series regular, season 1 and 2 – 30 Episodes - “Billy Nelson” – ABC/SELMUR Productions, 1962-1964
“The Long Hot Summer” - Series Regular (replacement), 3 episodes - “Jody Varner” – 20th Century Fox Television, 1966
“Addams Family”- Guest Star – Aaron Spelling Productions, 1965
“The Alfred Hitchcock Hour’” - Guest Star – Universal Television, 1963
“The Big Valley - Guest Star –Levy/Garner/Laven, Four Star Productions, 1967
“Bonanza” - Guest Star – first 2-Part episode – NBC Television Productions,1966
“Daniel Boone” - Guest Star – Arcola Productions, Fespar Productions, 1968
“Death Valley Days” - Guest Star – 2 Episodes – Filmmaster Productions, 1968, 1969
“11th Hour” - Guest Star – MGM Televison, 1962
“Family Affair” – Guest Star – Don Fedderson Productions, 1969
“The F.B.I” - Guest Star – 2 Episodes – Q M Productions, 1967, 1973
“Felony Squad” – Guest Star – 20th Century Fox Productions, 1966
“Green Acres” - Guest star – 3 Episodes –Filmways Productions, 1969, 1970, 1971
“Gunsmoke” - Guest Star - 2 episodes – CBS Television Productions/Arness Productions Company 1963, 1964
“The Invaders” – Guest Star – QM Productions, 1967
“The Loner” – Guest Star – Greenway Productions/CBS Television Productions, 1965
“Love American Style” - Guest Star – ABC/Paramount Television Productions, 1973
“The Lucy Show” - Guest Star - 3 Episodes – Desilu Productions, 1962
“It’s a Man’s World” - Guest Star – Universal Television Productions, 1962
“Mr. Novak” - Guest Star – MGM Television, 1963
“Perry Mason” – Guest Star – 2 Episodes – CBS Television/Paisano Productions 1962, 1964
“The Wonderful World of Disney’ – Guest Star “Kilroy Was Here” – Walt Disney Productions, 1965 (Released in Europe as a Feature)
“Day’s of Our Lives”- Featured role – Corday Productions, 1985
“Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.” – Featured role – Andy Griffith Enterprises, 1969
“Quincy, M.D.” – Featured role – Universal Television Productions, 1979
“R.B & Myrnalene” –Pilot – Featured role – Filmways Productions, 1962
“Target, The Corruptors” – Featured role – Four Star Productions, 1962
“The Twilight Zone” –Featured role – Cayuga Productions/CBS Television, 1962

Theatrical
“Plaza Suite”, Starring Carol Burnett and George Kennedy, Huntington Hartford Theater, 1976
“Never Too Late”, Co-Starring with Andy Devine and Irene Hervey, Circle Arts Theater, San Diego, 1967
Founding Member, Theater West., 1963
“Travesties” Hillside Repertory Theater, 1987
“Tanzania Tanzi”, Hillside Repertory Theater, 1988
“Harvey”, Hillside Repertory Theater, 1989
“Oklahoma”, Hillside Repertory Theater, 1989
“Othello”, Educational Theatrical Production, 2008

Took VO Classes from VoiceCaster in Burbank, CA, with Huck Liggett

Belong to Professional workshop at VoiceCaster.


My Studio Equipment

Toshiba laptop with Sony Sound Forge Pro 10 Edit
MXL USB 008 mic.
Sennheiser HD 203 head sets.

Access to VoiceCaster VO and Go studio at any time.

Additional Skills

I am currently a teacher of acting and television production . I was also a producer of commercials in the 1980's and know the pressures of the business.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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