Big LLou Johnson

Deep authoritative warm smooth sexy strong soulful

Voice Description

One of the industry's most versitile voice actors with a smooth, deep, sexy, rich bass voice that commands attention. Big Llou is an award winning blues vocalist and has worked with and for several celebrities both in front of and behind the mic. Think Barry White, meets James Earl Jones, 7up's Geofrey Holder "The Uncola Man", Keith David and Dennis Hasbert all rolled into one. African American, Jamaican, African American, sophisticated, authoritative, direct able, gravitas, warm, smooth, deep and great to work with. Courtney Cox dubbed him "Sweet Llou".

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male

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

• Caribbean
• 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
• 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


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 have Source Connect 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 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

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Island, Brit, South African, Southern

My Voice Experience

Big Llou was picked for VO role in the Quentin Tarrantino Film "GrindHouse" as well as being chosen as the on/off camera announcer for BET's "BALLERS" with host John Salley. His deep incomparable voice has been heard on countless tv and radio campaigns as well as narrating programs for Courtney Cox's "Mix it Up" and the Discovery Channels "Making Marines". He publishes his own audiobooks in addition to voicing several popular video games and animated cartoons. He's been onscreen in films such as Barbershop I and II as well as "Light it up" with Usher and as the "QUILTY" jurer in the film "Let's to to Prison" with Dax Sheppard.

My Training

Big Llou has been performing in front of the mic since 1980.. with a degree in Broadcast Communications from Chicago's "Columbia College".

My Studio Equipment

Rode & Shure microphones, Pro Tools and Sound Forge recording software. Telos Zephyr ISDN

Additional Skills

Big Llou has been touted as the "Second coming of an ICON" with his debut solo album "They Call Me Big LLou" which won Best New Artist Debut for the 34th Blues Music Awards in Memphis. Also his R&B release "Step wit Chu" which sold briskly in London, Japan and Chicago and he has toured Europe as a guest soloist with the Paul Lindblad Choristers and the Oak Park Conert Chorale as well as the hit gospel stage play "A Piece of my Soul". Big LLou has recently voiced and sang on an upcoming major animated feature and has also voiced several character's for Stacy Keech's "The Bible".

Payment Methods Accepted

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

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Contact Information

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• Big LLou Johnson was last active on Voice123 102 days ago

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