Bob Holiday

Big Announcer, Movie trailer, Hard sell, Character

Voice Description

I have a deep voice. And am often cast for commercials calling for anything from a Will Lyman to a Robert Stack type, a Don Pardo or even a Gary owens toungue in cheek delivery. (I've actually been thrown in the mix with Gary vieing for a gig or two.) I'm good at dark and evil serious and portentious, smooth and business like, emotive and sincere, friendly regular guy, Big and silly, Old Time Announcer. I'm also VERY good at direct response hard sell. My range will definitely surprise you!

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Middle Age 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
• 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 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 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

Yogi Bear & Boo Boo, Secret Squirrel, Bullwinkle, Putty tat, Pirate, Thurston Howell the 111, German scientist, rough & tumble cowboy, dim whit country dude, stiff Brit, Obnoxious Scotsman, New Yorker, Chicago Mobster, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rocky Balboa, Super Chicken and Fred, Gary Owens, and a bunch more I can make up on the spot... if you hit my head just right.

My Voice Experience

I've spent 30 years in radio and have recently begun my freelance career. (not looking back!) I have a home studio with all the fixins. my morning commute is a step across the hall... I LOVE it!

I've become known among media buys as the "Fixer" Your spot's tanking? Call Bob, he'll fix it!

I can say confidently that, without question, You have heard my voice, somewhere... Radio, TV, yelling "Stella" from the street below...

And hey I got awards out the wazoo!

For voice/Production/Copy (Yep I'm a triple threat!)
2 Mercury's 6 or 7 Silver Mic's (I've lost count) Some RAP awards. Hey I even got me a Mobius!.. What?? Never heard of it? (snort) Well.. It's an international advertising award.. Where HAVE you been.. And there's no truth to the roumors I made this stuff in my garage in the dead of night.. Not as far as you know....

My Training

The college of hard knocks.. Been doin' this for 30 years! I stay busy in Los Angeles-- That should tell you enough.

What the heck I really don't need the work anyway..

..Um listen.. Funny thing.. all I got are hundreds... can I borrow bus fare?..

Seriously... Hire me. I can build you a winning campaign from the ground up!

You can hear a bunch more of my work
at the following web links...

My Studio Equipment

Mackie Mixer.
KRK Nearfield Monitors.
Neuman TLM 103 Condenser Mic.
Aphex Tube Mic Preamp.
Focusright Pro 40 Firewire Interface.
Sony Vegas 12.
Phone Patch.
Dedicated studio
with acoustic wall treatment.

Light it all up and it looks like Christmas!

Additional Skills

I'm a direct response ad copy pro. My stuff's all over the networks, XM, Sirius, ABC, CBS, NBC,...

But wait there's MORE! CALL NOW!

I'm a technical wizard. As Production Director in a large Los Angeles Broadcast Group I was the guy they brought the broken eggs--fully expecting Souffle'.

All this and my cool pipes make me REAL DANGEROUS.. Although I must admit.. I really HATE spiders...
Seriously...They totally give me the HEEbies...
YUK... (shudder)

Payment Methods Accepted

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

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Contact Information

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