Maurice Smith

southern, jamaican, brithish irish, india-accents,

Voice Description

MY VOICE IS VERSATILE. MY FORTE IS MUSICAL IMPERSONATIONS, I.E, MICHAEL JACKSON, ELVIS,NICHAEL MCDONALD, JERMAIN JACKSON, AND ACCENT USER FRIENDLY. I CAN BE SEXY AND SERIOUS FOR COMMERCIALS. I CAN BE ETHNIC FOR FUN JAMAICAN ADS. OR I CAN BE SCATHING AND IRRITATING FOR DIFFERENT CLIENTS' NEEDS. I AM VERSATLE.I GREW UP IN SOUTH CAROLINA-FROM AN ARMY BRAT BACKGROUND--I CAN DO SOUTHWERN VOICES TOO. I CAN DO A DECENT KATNERINE HEPBURN FROM "THE AFRICAN QUEEN". I DO ERICK BRAEDAN, HOWARD COSELL, EDWARD G ROBINSON-HUMPHREY BOGARDISH TYPES; MY SINGING VOICE HAS 3 OCTAVES-VARIOUS STYLES OF MUSIC, SUCH AS ROCK, R& B, FUNK, ETC.I DO CARTOON VOICES ELMER FUDD, YOUNG PEOPLE VOICES.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Child
• Young Adult Female
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male

Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:

• English - British
• English - USA and Canada
• 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
• 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

• SAG-AFTRA (US)

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

My Home Base

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

ACCENTS-BRITISH, JAMAICAN, AFRICAN AND IRISH AND SCOTTISH

CELEBRITY IMPERSONATIONS-ERICK BRADEN, MICHAEL JACKSON, MICHAEL MCDONALD, HOWARD COSSELL, (SOME) PETER LAURIE

My Voice Experience

I HAVE TRAINED WITH MICHAEL BELL(TELE-TUBBIES); LARRY MOSS(MASTER IMPRESSIONIST AND ACCENT MAKER, AND OTHER BIG NAMES.

My Training

BROOLYN CONSERVATORY, PARK SLOPE BROOKLYN , NEW YORK-VOICE AND SINGING.

SCREEN ACTORS GUILD-VOICE OVER AND ANIMATION--WITH MIKE BELL, AND LARRY MOSS; LOOPING, WITH "THE RANCH";, MANY ACTING STYLES, GENRES; COLD READING; COMMERCIAL READING; IMPROV;COMEDY; SINGING AND SCREEN WRITING; VOICE AND SINGING

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA- THEATRE AND SPEECH; JOURNALISM, ADVERTISING/PUBLIC RELATIONS AND PRINCIPLES OF MASS COMMUNICATIONS;

SCREENWRITING- THE SCREENWRITERS NETWORK(website)-CBS STUDIOS, RADFORD STREET, STUDIO CITY.

MIKE POINTER- COMMERCIAL ACTING STYLES

JOHN STUDOR- COMMERCIAL, AND IMPROV
JIM GIGGANS-ABC NEWS CORRESPONDENT

(MANY MORE) AVAILABE UPON REQUEST



My Studio Equipment

SAG The Don LaFontaine Voice-Over Lab IS AVAILABLE TO ME.SANTA MONICA COLLEGE VOICE OVER AND PRO-FINAL CUT LABIS AVAILABLE TO ME; THE AMERICAN RADIO NETWORK'S WWW.KNBSTV.COM, AND WWW.KLEOTV.COM, AND WWW.KCLAFM.COM-STUDIO'S ARE AVAILABLE TO ME.

Additional Skills

I HAVE INCREDIBLE IMPROVISATIONAL SKILLS;FANTASTIC COLD READING SKILLS;

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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Additional Information

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