Man on the street, character, taxi-driver, plumber
Warm, friendly, upbeat and resonant . Professional.
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Middle Age Male
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• English - Irish
I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Adult content
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)
• Non-Union Jobs
My Union Affiliations and Memberships
My Recording and Delivery Capabilities
• I will go to any designated studio in my area
Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer
My Home Base
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
Dublin , Kerry, Belfast, Donegal, New York, Neutral English, Cockney
My Voice Experience
I have done many radio commercials playing the man in the street, train driver, gas man, truck driver as well as the voice of a homeless man down on his luck.
Also, I have recorded some radio plays for BBC radio 4,( Cooking For Micheal Collins) for RTE radio drama I recorded "Old Punks Rule"
I did the narration voice in Irish for the T.V. Documentary based on the life of "Harry Clarke", stain-glass window artist. Camel Productions were the production company
( Catherine Lyons)
In addition, I was a featured artist in about 7 T.V. Commercials ranging from beer, Insurance, phone company, Depression, Supermarkets, government referendum and flowers.
All of the above were recorded/ filmed in Dublin/Belfast/ London.
I trained with Tim Mc Donell at the Actors' Studio in Dublin for 2 years 2002-2004.
I was a full-time student at "The Gaiety School Of Acting" Dublin for 2 years from 1996-1998 following 1 year part time course there from 1995-1996.
Before that I graduated from St. Patrick's College of Education, Drumcondra, Dublin 9. with a Bachelor Of Education Degree in 1986 permitting me to teach in Irish Primary Schools.
After 8 years full time teaching, I transitioned to the world of English language teaching allowing me to continue my development as an actor and voiceover artist. I worked with Stuart Pearce on a voice workshop and worked on accents independently.
I currently work for a corporate roleplay company in London "AKT ",(who are based in Waterloo ), as a freelance actor for a lot of Health & Safety based issues.
My Studio Equipment
I have access to a nearby studio in Dublin.
I sometimes work as a corporate entertainer for murder mystery work, promotion of products in a Supermarket--- I once was a town crier inside the supermarket vocally enticing customers over to the fish counter!
On another job a colleague and I were dressed as 2 women in shopping centres promoting the durability of "kitchen towel". At that time it was named "Bounty", but now it's called "Plenty"
Payment Methods Accepted
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Wire transfers
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