David Roberts

Actor, hard, warm, emotion, exciting, dramatic,

Voice Description

Over the last 30 years I've discovered that versatility is my key. I can deliver almost any style from a slow soft emotional delivery to a head banging hard sell to actor/character for games. Whatever the project is; a presentation, a concert promo, a long form video, a hard driving upbeat exciting commercial, a deep emotional approach...as well as a plethura of various characters ranging from any type of American to various British accents to English-Latin American accents. I love and welcome the challenge. My voice is mature, yet can stretch to a more youthful approach. Radio and TV Promos, commercials, animation and game voicing as well as Movie Trailers are what I'm suited for best. I take direction quickly and can deliver any style or pacing. I take great care to provide the client with as many options as possible, but the most important thing to the project is the project itself...I deliver precisely what the client wants.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male

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

• English - British
• English - USA and Canada
• English - Other

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
• 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 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

, Georgia, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

By virute that I spent many years in London, England working in theatre, on stage and off, British and Spanish accents are the two dialects I can do well in many different variations such as South London, Cockney, Queens English, Scotch, and Puerto Rican/generic Latin American Spanish. In addition I can deliver a myriad of characters built on all the various European dialects spoken in English such as Italian, German, Russian, and Middle Eastern.

My Voice Experience

1. Spent many years as a Jingle Singer, and on air in radio.
2. Worked in radio around the US for 20 years as a Morning Man and Production Director winning many awards.
3. For 10 years held the position of Creative Director for the Maxim Group, a large advertising division in Atlanta, Georgia.
4. For 1 year held the position of Assistant Producer for the television show, "Life in the Wild" with host Jim Fowler which aired in 40 different countries worldwide.
5. At present I am the staff signature announcer "Voice" of Cartoon Network and TNT at Turner Broadcasting Systems in Atlanta.
6. Also at present I am the Creative Director at Big Oak Bend Studios located here in Atlanta where we conceptualize, write and produce projects for TV, radio, and the internet; from commercials and promos, to long and short form video, and music; from corporate to broadcast.

My Training

1. Trained/studied in England at the Rose Bruford College in London, which resulted in a teaching degree in Theater.
Trained and educated in voice and vocal technique, set design, theater and film, on camera, directing, writing and producing, modern dance & ballet and more. Proficient in all forms of media production.
Also have 3 state of the art Pro-tools studios at Big Oak Bend Studios complete with sound booths, and various outboard gear (pre-amps, compression chambers, reverb chambers, etc.) including 25 various high end microphones dedicated to the recording of voice/music. (ie. Neumann and Akg, etc.)
Proficient on Mac and PC.

My Studio Equipment

1. Studio One at Big Oak Bend studios is a large professionally built isolation booth complete with it's own 7.1 pro-tools system and various mikes such as the AKG 414 and the Neumann TLM103.

2. Studio Two at Big Oak bend is in the main control room complete with various near field monitors, speakers, compressors and outboard gear dedicated to music and vocal production backed by Digi 002 Pro-tools 7.0 on a dual processor Mac G4.

3. Also located in the same room is the Mac G5 which contains various video editing programs such as Final Cut Pro 5, Motion, Garage Band, Logic Studio, etc. all dedicated to sound and motion picture.

4. In an adjacent room is Studio 3 surrounded by vintage stage Curtains, complete with it's own Pro-tools capabilities dedicated to the recording of vocals and musical instruments. I have vintage and modern drum sets; a large acoustic grand piano, 2 digital pianos, 1 Wurlitzer, and a whole range of microphones from vintage to modern.

Additional Skills

Being able to deliver exactly what the client wants in a timely fashion is key to the job at hand. I take direction quickly and deliver projects on time. I also understand that my "middle name" at times must be "revision." I understand all too well that every project is "organic" and can change it's "face" as the project moves forward. Therefore, I always keep "space" open for a client's immediate need for revisions. Keeping an open mind during the entire creative process is tantamount to making it the best it can be. Thanks, Dave.

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

Contact Information

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