John Calvert

British, clear, straight, soft, hard, influential.

Voice Description

A genuine British Voiceover heard by millions all over the world.

A great British/English voice that is clear, warm, positive, crisp and influential.

No regional accent. Non Union.

Your ideal choice for straight reads in radio & TV commercials, narration, corporate, podcasts.

Soft sell, hard sell, medium sell, informative, fun, positive, serious, influential, vitality, confidence, fun,educated, genuine.

Oh, I'm easy to work with too !

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 - 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
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts

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 ISDN in my studio
• 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
• I offer radio ad production services

My Home Base

UK, United Kingdom

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

British, informed, Neutral accent, Educated, Natural, RP, to-the-point, Classic English,fun, hard sell, safe, soft sell, gritty, intense, happy, excited, corporate, chatty, commercial, epic, and much more.

My Voice Experience

25 years of voiceover experience.

As well as a voiceover, I am also a highly-experienced scriptwriter and producer. Therefore I understand what all my clients are feeling and thinking !

My conduct in the session can be as formal and informal as you wish. But at all times, I ensure every session is productive and fun.

If you would like to discuss any aspect of your script, feel free to get in touch for an instant audition down the phone !

My voice has featured on productions for The BBC, ESPN, Hewlett Packard, Her Majesty’s Government, P&O, BP, The Sun, Barclays Bank, IBM, IFAW, Gormiti Toys, Bandai (Ben 10). The Priory, Honda, Samsung, Buildbase, Logica, Brinks, Cirque du Soleil, Phillips, Hasbro, Holiday on Ice, Jabra, Microsoft, Brands Hatch, Exxon, McAfee, Yamaha, Bon Jovi, The Lawn Tennis Association, Canon, Legal & General, Barrett Homes, Metro Newspapers, Epson, BP, IKEA, Volvo, Acer, Kenwood, Sainsbury’s and many more.

My Training

I originally trained as a Commercial Producer, directing voice overs. In that time, I have worked with some of the UK's most popular voice talent and taken inspiration from their work.

My Studio Equipment

Neumann & Rode microphones, Pro Tools, self recording, ISDN, Soundcraft mixing desk, phone patch, IPDTL, Skype etc.

Additional Skills

Highly experienced scriptwriter and Commercials Producer.

Able to work with or without a director.

All work carried out according to my standard terms & conditions of business, available on request. Pick ups aren't chargeable providing they are done within 2 weeks of the original recording. Script changes are chargeable. Prices dependent on the amount of work that needs to be done. Demos recorded on basis they are not used unless a suitable fee has been agreed. All self-recordings remain Copyright & Property English Voiceover LTD.

Payment Methods Accepted

• Credit cards
• 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

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