Jara Jones

Boisterious, Guy Next Door, Professional

Voice Description

My voice is a mix between the Cowardly Lion and Sweeney Todd. Resonant and comforting for narrations, gentle and soothing for presentations and documentaries, gnarled and frightening for animation/videogames .

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male

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

• 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
• Adult content
• Songs
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

• SAG-AFTRA (US)

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

None

My Home Base

, New York, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Southern, British, drunken heroines from a Tennessee Williams play, chain-smoking bookies with tattoos of their ex-wives, sociopathic computers (like HAL), jowl-shaking middle-aged talking beavers, eight year old chubby British boys, skittish fauns.

My Voice Experience

I've been working professionally as an actor for over twenty years, primarily in theatre. During this time, I've dabbled in some voice over work (phone tree system work for TUI University, telling ghost stories for the WB Network onboard the Queen Mary in 2004, doing a taped voice over gig as a middle-aged judge for a regional production of TWELVE ANGRY MEN in 2013)

My Training

University of Southern California
BA in Theatre (Acting)
Voice Over Training with Shelly Shenoy and Andy Roth (NYC)

My Studio Equipment

Snowball USB mic, GarageBand and Audacity

Additional Skills

I am also available as a copywriter and singer/songwriter.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

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