Loren Kling

Endearing, friendly, neighbor, quirky, character

Voice Description

Loren's got a voice that's not only fresh and unique, but memorable. A friendly, real, everyday guy both behind and in front of the mic.

If you're looking for a personalized take on things, why not let Loren use his background in stand-up comedy, sketch, and Improv, to give your project a unique read.

If you have narration for the business, corporate, educational, legal, medical or technical industry, Loren will work with you to provide a solid, straight-ahead, final product.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Boy
• 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
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Adult content
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

None

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 offer copywriting services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks

My Home Base

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Character and Animation Specialist.

Let's work together to come up with a character for your animated project that's over-the-top and quirky or more subtle and "real world" type of character.

My Voice Experience

RECENT VOICE OVER BOOKINGS:
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* TARGET national radio campaign
* Series regular for multiple online animate shorts for Machinima -- OVER 15 MILLION COMBINED VIEWS!
* VO (off-camera) LEAD in feature film
* Audiobook screenplay (Producer and Director liked my audition so much they rearranged their casting to get me into the role!)

ALSO...

COMMERCIAL: Hyatt Hotels, Safety Quest/Wesleys Oil, Kangaroo Express
NARRATION/eLEARNING: Staples, IBM, EMC/Atmos, IBM, DirecTV

ADR: Triad Wars (Chinese-language martial arts feature film)

My Training

STAGE PERFORMANCE:

Improvisational Comedy
- Jacquie Lowell
- National Comedy Theatre
- Secret City Comics Society

Sketch:
- The Unaffiliated
- National Comedy Theatre

Stand-Up Comedian
Performed and hosted at venues throughout Southern California, including The Improv and The Comedy Store

Musician
- Piano/keyboards, Clarinet

Radio, Television, Film Production
- Audio Production, Camera Operator


TRAINING:

Acting/Voice
-Garage Acting Workshop (Mechanics of Believability), Jeff Cohen (The Compelling Voice)

Improvisation
- iO West (Improv Olympic), Jacquie Lowell, NCT/ComedySportz

Voice Over
- Animation - Bob Bergen, Dolores Diehl, Pat Fraley, Richard Horvitz, MJ Lallo, Susan Palyo, Mick Wingert
- Commercial - Artt Butler, Bill Holmes, Martha Mayakis, Susan Palyo, Mary Lyn Wissner


SPECIAL SKILLS

Improvisation, Stand-up Comedy, Video Gamer, Camera Operator/Video & Film Production, Web Site Production

My Studio Equipment

Loren works a lot with his own Rode NT1A. On the road he grabs his Samson S01U.

The latest top-end studio microphones from Neumman, Sennheiser, and Blue are also a phone call (and studio) away!

Additional Skills

Hiding just below that quirky, adorable shell, Loren is a hard-working and goal-oriented business person. Loren founded The Voice Actors Business Group, a career strategy and networking group of over 60 Los Angeles-based voice actors.

Some of the more interesting and unique jobs that Loren has held include:

* Video Game Tester
* Database manager for the World Book Encyclopedia
* Film and TV Camera Operator and assistant
* Web site production/coding
* Fast food jobs at In-N-Out Burger and Domino's Pizza

Payment Methods Accepted

PayPal
• Credit cards
• Wire transfers

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Contact Information

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• Currently Loren Kling is a Standard subscriber.
• Loren Kling was last active on Voice123 2 days ago

Demos
Commercial Demo

Animation Demo

Narration

eLearning and Technical Jargon

Childrens Story Time