Darren Altman

Friendly, relatable & versatile London voice

Voice Description

Current, relatable & versatile British voice, with lots of celebrity impressions and characters.

Darren is a full time professional voiceover artist and impressionist. You may have seen him on Britain's Got Talent, where he reached the live semi finals performing celebrity impressions.

He has voiced thousands of radio adverts and dozens of national TV commercials in the UK and around the world, as well as having narrated documentaries for The Discovery Channel and The History Channel.

He is happy to work with you to get the tone you require for your corporate or web video, tv commercial or promo. He has an incredible range of characters, impressions and accents, perfect for comedy reads, games, animations and cartoons!

Darren prides himself on delivering high quality reads, edited and mastered and delivered to you with a fast turnaround.

Working from his broadcast quality ISDN-equipped home studio, he is happy to offer fully produced or dry reads. He is also available through Skype for you to listen into the recording and direct him throughout the session.

Please inquire for more information.

Twitter: @DarrenAltman
Email: mail@darrenaltman.com
Web: www.darrenaltman.com

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Boy
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male

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

• English - British

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
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Adult content
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

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

British Equity British Equity

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
• I have ipDTL in my studio

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

, United Kingdom

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

London, cockney, RP - Posh South African North & Southern American New York Australian Birmingham/Mid lands Chinese, Devon, Dutch, Eastern European, French, Geordie Irish (Northern) Irish Eire, Italian, Jamaican, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Russian Scottish, Somerset, Southeast, South African, Surfer Dude, Yorkshire, Zimbabwe, Australian...


Gordon Ramsay, Alan Carr, Michael McIntyre, Chris Tarrant, Billy Connolly, X Factor Man, Ronnie Corbett, Terry Wogan, Kenneth Williams, Ken Bruce, Alan Carr, Lloyd Grossman, Alan Partridge, Apu, Jack Nicholas, Brian Sewell, Reverend Lovejoy, Comic Book Guy, Football commentators, Snooker commentators, Chief Wiggam, Frank Butcher, Sly Stallone, Mr Burns, Smithers, Homer Simpson, Grandpa Simpson, Family Guy Characters, Peter, Stewie, Quagmire, Herbert, Woody Allen, David Attenborough, Steve Irwin, Murray Walker, John Motson, Brian Blessed, Stewart Hall, Brian Blessed, Kermit, Miss Piggy, Yoda, Borat, Gary Lineker, David Beckham, Alan Hanson, Rodger Moore, Prince Charles, Steptoe & Son, Popeye.....

.. and much much more!! - Just ask!

My Voice Experience

Clients include:

BBC Radio & TV
The Discovery Channel
The History Channel
Marks & Spencer
Nintendo Wii

My Training

A professional drummer, Darren studied at Trinity College Of Music, Leeds College Of Music and The Guildhall School Of Music And Drama. He has a degree in Jazz and contemporary music and a Graduate Diploma in Jazz.

His musical training has given Darren an excellent understanding of pitch, rhythm, pace, emphasis and intonation and his keen musical ear makes him extremely versatile, adaptable and malleable.

He has studied with top voiceover coach, Nancy Wolfson. Based in LA.
Accent and dialect coach Yvonne Morley. Adviser to The Royal Shakespeare Company.

My Studio Equipment


Neumann U87 mic

Adobe Audition CS6 recording software

Apogee Duet mic pre

ISDN codec: Prima LT

Alesis M500 speakers

Cans: DT100's

Additional Skills

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Darren Altman - Impressions

Classic Cartoon Characters


Radio Imaging

London accent reel

Voice of God-Announcer

On-hold Reel

Gaming Reel