Peter Vellios

Teen, Nerdy, Comic, Characters, Realistic Accents

Voice Description

Teen, Nerdy/Tech-Geek, Non-Traditionally Smooth for "every day guy" charm; Warm, Sincere, Articulate and Professional for Narration, Telephony, Audiobooks & PSAs; Wry, Dry, Smarmy and Sarcastic; able to do comically Gruff/Disturbed/Creepy very effectively.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Boy
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male

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

• English - USA and Canada
• Greek

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

• 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 offer copywriting services
• I offer translation services
• 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

New York, New York, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Spoken Languages: Fluent Greek, Conversational French (Regents level), Basic German and Spanish

Various Accents: Many Foreign & U.S. Regionals- NorthEastern, New England, MidWest/Upstate, Southern, Slavic/Eastern European, Mediterranean, German, Russian, Latin.

Characters: Teen, Nerdy, Wry, Sarcastic, Dry, Gruff, Grouchy, Irritable, Creepy, Silly, Juvenile...

My Voice Experience

Recent character VO work includes the animated web serial "Bad-Ass Johnny" by Ken Pond; "The Powers Within" (City of Heroes VG live-action video contest winner) by Lawrence Wong; Various telephony projects, including Greek-language VO for major bank systems.

My Training

VOICE OVER EXPERIENCE:
(recent highlights)
-"The Powers Within" (City of Heroes VG live-action video) by Lawrence Wong
-Character work on "Bad-Ass Johnny" animated shorts by Ken Pond
-Character work on WRHU's "Dave The Bison Man" show
-Greek-language VO for major bank systems

TRAINING/EDUCATION:

-Voice-Over Technique
Dave T. Koenig, voice actor

-Voice-Over Industry Fundamentals & Technique
Alan Cross, voiceover artist

-The Business of VoiceOvers
Alan Cross, professional Voiceover artist

-Advanced Study for Television Commercials
Pam Reece, Casting Director

-Advanced Study for Television, Films and Soaps
Brooke Bundy

-Television and Film Study
Brooke Bundy

-Improvisation & Scene Study
Brooke Bundy

-Auditioning Techniques
Brooke Bundy

-Acting in Films & Soaps
Lillyan Pape

-Television & Radio Commercials
Lillyan Pape

-Acting for Theatre
Frank Palmer

-Manhasset Repertory Company
John Shorter (NYSTEA)

-Martial Arts for Film & Television
Gao Xian (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon)

My Studio Equipment

PERSONAL STUDIO RECORDING HARDWARE:
-Blue Microphone BlueBird bottle-style cardioid condenser microphone
-Blue Microphone Icicle pre-amp interface & converter

RECORDING & EDITING SOFTWARE:
-SoundStudio
-Logic
-Sound Soap
-GarageBand
-QuickTime Pro

SYSTEM:
Modified Mac Core2Duo machine
-Regular file backups
-Most current Mac OS

Additional Skills

RELATED SKILLS:
Copy writing, copy translation, Fluent Greek, Conversational French, German and Spanish, Various Accents (Most Foreign & U.S. Regionals), Videography, Video Editing and Post-Production, Sketch Writing and Production, Music (Trumpet and Recorder), Voice (Baritone/Bass)

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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Demos
Commercial Demo

Narration Demo

Character and Animation Demo

Telephony Demo

Actual Sample- animated short