Carmel O'Donovan

British, Authoritative,Educated,Calm,Chatty,Wry

Voice Description

I have an authoritative "Queen's English" British accent.
I can also perform UK regional accents - from a brash Yorkshire to a more "sing song" west country accent.
Irish by descent I am comfortable with the lilting Blarney of Southern Ireland.
My voice can be warm and witty or chillingly cold and concise.
For educational presentations I can provide a smooth and articulate delivery.
I am a medically qualified doctor and as such can pronounce medical terminology accurately.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Female
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female

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

• English - British
• English - Other
• Irish

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
• Cartoon/Animation

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 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

My Home Base

Austin, Texas, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

West Country UK
French accent
Spanish accent
African (Oxford educated)
Exotic Arabian

My Voice Experience

I have been the host of a classical music show for a number of years. This employs my crisp British accent in a mellifluous and educational manner.
I am the voice of an educational soap dispenser, engaging young children with factoids so that they actually wash their grubby hands.
I am the voice of a number of characters in Wizard 101 for Kingsisle Communications - this has included witches, spiders, and other assorted characters from the UK, Africa and exotic eastern countries.
I am also the voice of a number of characters in Pirate 101 for Kingsisle Communications these have included authorative naval officers and rambling west country pirates and everything in between.

My Training

I hold the UK medical degree of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery MB BS and the post graduate qualification of Member of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP).
I am employed at a public radio station in Austin Texas where I host a weekly show.
I trained in voice over with Renee Beale here in Austin
I completed an Improvisation Course in 2012.

My Studio Equipment

I am an on air radio host and so have access to a broadcast standard recording studio where I can also edit my auditions and other projects.

Additional Skills

I am trained as an MD and in that role I lectured on a regular basis to doctors and other healthcare professionals. I mixed information with humor and received high ratings.
Complex scientific and medical material is familiar to me and pronounciation is not an issue.

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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Commercial Demo

Irish commercials

Video Games

Product Commercial

Narration Educational

Radio Promo

Medical Commercials



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