Bill Courage

authorative, regular guy, characters, versatile

Voice Description

Warm, clear and mid-range-to-deep reads for narration. Big, edgy hard sell and intimate story-telling reads for news and sports promos. Soft sell, regular chatty or strait-up flatline guy, intimate, sexy, whispery, colourful, humourous, tongue-in-cheek characters, accents and character-driven reads for commercials. Many scary and intense monster-type bad guy or good guy characters for animation series and video games. Smooth or bright one-to-one professional storytelling reads for business presentations.

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

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

My Union Affiliations and Memberships


My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• 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 can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Unknown - Click here to ask Bill Courage

My Voice Experience

The narrator for the opening of ABC's Once Upon a Time, narrator for video features for the Calgary Flames NHL club, voice of humourous movie trailors including Will Ferrell's Casa De Mi Padre, voice of Best Buy's national Halo 4 commercial as I channeled a transformer-type character, the smokey voice of many major concert tours such as Black Crowes, Fleetwood Mac, The Tragically Hip, Randy Bachman and others through Concert Spots, the authorative and engaging national voice of the 2010 Vancouver-Whistler Olympic Games for Sportsnet, TSN, Omni and others, versatile imaging voice for many tv and radio stations including CTV, currently specializing in the fun country format on radio, chr and rock formats. National U.S. commercial reads include the 'scary' Broadview Home Security ads and the hard-sell Kawasaki. Others include doing fun, fake-announcery guy reads for Cariboo Beer, the mellow, flat and conversational reads for the Newfoundland Liquor Board campaigns, Happy Water's humourous campaigns, and a warm, commanding narrator for televison series including several seasons of Crime Stories and Legend Hunters on History Channel aired around the world and a soon-to-released new series on History. Three characters including the Father Lion on the new Cartoon Channel Lego series The Legends of Chima and other animation, video games including a Russian gunman on Grand Theft Auto and the P.A. announcer for the NHL video game NHL2K. Really quick turn-around and great availability most hours of the day and night so very quick turn-around from the home studio and super easy to work with.

My Training

Unknown - Click here to ask Bill Courage

My Studio Equipment

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Additional Skills

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Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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Bill Courage - Variety Demo



Bill Courage - Concert promos and Imaging