Ben Friedman

Unusual, Raspy,Whiskey,Tough,Regular Guy,Southern,

Voice Description

My voice is very distinctive and different. It has a real character tone. Rough and hoarse,Honey coated and whiskey sore for a pleasing sound. Smooth and soft,honest,down to earth,real guy vocal good for movies,narration,radio,and commercials,presentations,documentaries.

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 - 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
• Adult content
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships


My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I have ISDN in my studio
• I have Phone Patch in my studio
• 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 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

, Georgia, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Southern,Farmer,Blue Collar,Rancher,bad guy,gangster,redneck,hoodlum,ruffian,roughneck lumberjack or biker,cowboy,tough trucker,sports coach or military drill sargent,drunk,real,honest,goober,calvery,soldier,general,construction worker,beatup,cigar smoker,cigarette smoker,mechanic,ship captain,oil rigger,cival war soldier, laid back druggie,cool guy, convict,jailbird,dirty jobs,police sergeant just plain not pretty

My Voice Experience

I can never fool anybody on the telephone. The minute I open my pie hole they know its me. Here's a list of some nice folks I've been lucky to work for.

Discovery's Velocity show "Cafe Racer".

"Its a Swing Thing" for the Atlanta Braves advertising campaign.

• Cartoon Network's "Moxy and Flea Show" starring Chris Rock.

• ESPN’s “Motoworld”

•MAVTV's show "I Love This Bartender".

• MAVTV's show "PackRats".

• MTV for “Real World”.

• MTV for “House of Style”.

• "I'll Take You There" starring Ally Sheedy.

• the movie "Beat Daddies".

• movie "Spanking the Monkey" starring Jeremy Davies.

•ABC's show "Second Noah."

• Fox's show "Opposite Sex."

• Boomingdale's NYC Department Store for their award winning ad campaign "Dressed in Black

My Training

"Skool of Hard Nocks"

Spent many years around the microphone and recording equipment.

My Studio Equipment

Akai DPS 24 track hard disc recorder.
Rode NTK Condenser Microphone
various compressors,eq's, reverbs, etc
Mac and HP computer's and various editing software.
Roland xp60 workstation

Additional Skills

I do well under pressure and give quick turn arounds.
I'm also a singer and a composer and would be happy to help find the right music for your campaign.
I run a 21 acre organic produce farm, I like to ride vintage motocycles, race cars, fly planes, stay up late and look at the stars.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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