James Woollard

British Voice, sophisticated, classic BBC English

Voice Description

Classic, Received Pronunciation (RP) "BBC English" accent. Powerful, deep and booming voice, great for public presentations, emcee work and sports announcing. Currently employed as the Stadium [Public Address] Announcer for Seattle Sounders FC, the top-ranked men's professional soccer team in the USA.

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 - Australian
• English - British
• 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
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

• 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 can record and then deliver the audio files via Email

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer


My Home Base

Seattle, WA, USA, Washington, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

I can do a variety of British accents as well as American English and Australian; I speak some French and can mimic various European accents.

My Voice Experience

AuthenticID (Blash Studios, Bellevue, 2017)
HGN Games Medieval board game (Seattle, 2017)
UK Concur (McComb Sound, Seattle, 2017)
Allytics (Blash Studios, Bellevue, 2017)
Microsoft IPO sizzle (Run Studios, Redmond, 2017)
T-Mobile Onesie April Fool's video (Vossler Media, Kirkland, 2017)
Expedia corporate training video - Diversity (Trifilm, Seattle, 2016)
Microsoft HoloLens VR Actiongram - voice of Knight (Seattle, 2016)
Skype for Business corporate video (Run Studios, Redmond, 2016)
Microsoft Azure (Pitch Perfect Coaching, Redmond 2016)
Microsoft Azure corporate video (Redmond, 2016)
Nos Audietis Soccer Podcast: pro bono commercial reads (2016-present).
Microsoft video (Run Studios, Redmond, 2016)
Envelop VR corporate video (Silverstein & Associates, Seattle, 2016)
Nissan corporate video (PBJS, Seattle, 2015)
SI Group industrial photo/video shoot (Aurora Studios, Seattle, 2015)
Washington State University 125th Anniversary TV commercial (World Famous, Seattle, 2015, renewed 2016)
Microsoft Corporate video: Productivity (Microsoft Studios/Run Studios, 2014)
Microsoft Azure (Microsoft Studios/Run Studios, 2014)
Spy Thriller Light Promo: Alistair (Graypants KERF, 2014)
Microsoft: Reimagining Automotive Enterprise (Microsoft Studios/Run Studios, 2014)
Seattle Reign FC – Stadium [Public Address] Announcer for all NWSL home games (2013-2014)
Microsoft Retail Stores: on camera video for retail stores (Moshe Sayada, 2013)
Delta Dental/WA Dental Service: Out of Network TV commercial with Kasey Keller (Kontent Partners, 2013)
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (Trifilm, Kirkland, 2012)
Seattle Sounders FC – Stadium [Public Address] Announcer for all home games: MLS, MLS Reserve League, Lamar Hunt US Open Cup and CONCACAF Champions League (2011-Present).
Women's Enterprises International: Mutheu just wants to go to school (Starry Night Communications, 2012); Catch the Rain (Starry Night Communications, 2010) and annual charity auction MC (2011)
Washington's Lottery (Clatter & Din, Seattle, 2010)
CFAN/Reinhard Bonnke DVD Narration (Starry Night Communications, 2010)
Microsoft Advertising: POP (Pure Audio, Seattle, 2010)
International Olympic Committee (Pure Audio, Seattle, 2010)
The Bear Creek School: radio spots, Spirit 105.3 (Crista Broadcasting, 2009-10)
Seattle Sounders FC (Victory Studios, Seattle and Microsoft Studios, Redmond, 2009-Present): Nothing But Nets and Soccer Saves charity campaigns; pre-recorded PA announcements.
Seattle International Film Festival promo (Clatter & Din, Seattle, 2008)
Motorola H12 Bluetooth headset with David Beckham (IE Effects, Los Angeles, 2007).
Pacific Cod, A Fish Tale: on camera commercial (Victory Studios, Seattle, 2007)
Tazo Tea: website voice-over (Pure Audio, Seattle, 2005)
Various products: TV and radio commercials (Cayman Islands, British West Indies)

My Training

Trained with Veronica Weikel, Steve Mitchell, Valerie Mamches and Susan Connors in Seattle, WA; represented by Big Fish NW Talent Agency.

My Studio Equipment

Octava MK319 microphone

Additional Skills

Teacher and school administrator by profession.
I am employed part-time as the stadium public address announcer for the Seattle Sounders Football Club, a top-ranked Major League Soccer team.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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• James Woollard was last active on Voice123 20 days ago

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Motorola with David Beckham

Sounders FC Starting Eleven

Zakuani return for Sounders FC