Melissa Young

Great Gal, Character, Mom, Announcer, Comedy

Voice Description

Warm and Deep for narrations, fun and up beat for a younger feel, character voices and humour, professional smooth for corporate needs, younger and higher pitched for teen needs, young adult, Mom and great natural reads for industrials, sings well jazz, pop, blues, musicals

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Girl
• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female

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
• 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

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 can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I have a music library and can add music to any project
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

, Illinois, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Philadelphia, Southern Draw, Southern Twang, High British, little kid characters, silly creepy clowns, Glomer Alien from the Punky Brewster Cartoon imitation, 1940s news paper person.

My Voice Experience

FILM/Industrial/Commercial

Culinary School Video Reading V/O main Answer Media
University Center Lake County V/O main Davis, Harrison, Dion
Fuji Film “Taskero Universe Gina V/O Red Branch Productions, Dean Bushala, Dir.
The Bedding Experts Customer Red Branch Productions, Dean Bushala, Dir.
The Ebos Adventures Lilly V/O main The EBOS, Ltd, a division of Brain Trust
Get Your Own/McDonalds V/O main Talent Partners
Breakfast Bagel Sandwiches McDonalds V/O main Talent Partners
National Louis University V/O Raido Talent Partners
Sunflower Seeds Boss Lady Pulis Productions

I've talked about a lot of things over a lot of time! McDonalds, a nine year old cartoon gal named Lily, read instructional video to go along with a culinary book...I can tell you a lot about Stone Cookware vs Copper or steel..., Had to list a tome of Universities REALLY FAST and a lot of web only/ customer only content. They call me the one take wonder.

My Training

BFA Theater Point Park University, master class film making Dean Bushala of The Discovery Chanel, Classes with Sound Advice and Big Mouth Talent.

My Studio Equipment

Mic, Logic Pro, Garage Band, Adobe Audition, access to full service studio.

Additional Skills

I am a cabaret singer and sing Pop, Jazz, Blues, American Song Book, Musical Theater and Country. I also have a small film company and work as a Director for many theaters in the Chicago area. On the side, I'm a speech and debate coach for a local high school.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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