Mark Olsen

Earnest, Plainspoken, Trustworthy, Intelligent, Friendly: Versatile American & British

Voice Description

Highly directable Midwestern adult male with a warm, plainspoken, earnest, trustworthy, intelligent and friendly sound; a very wide range, from simple, direct and relatable to emotive, emphatic and flamboyant. Young or middle-aged. Baritone, tenor, falsetto, masculine, effeminate, accents including British, German and Mexican Spanish; smart and down-to-earth guy next door for narration; goofy twangs and accents for commercials

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
• English - USA and Canada
• English - Other
• English - Irish

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)

• 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 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
• I offer radio ad production services
• I have a music library and can add music to any project
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

Redondo Beach, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Austrian, British, England - London (Cockney, Estuary, East End), England - Received Pronunciation (RP, BBC), German, Irish, North American, Russian, Swiss German, Ukrainian, US General American (GenAm), US New York (New Jersey, Bronx, Brooklyn), US South (Deep South, Dixie, Delta), US West Coast (California, Portland), US Western, Welsh

My Voice Experience

PIMCO , Chick-fil-A , Boeing , Rusnak Auto Group , Big Logo Advertising , Dept. of Defense , Trident University , National WWII Museum , Lapdog Motors , Wholesale Homebuyer , Nissan of Valencia , Haworth , Blue Room Post , Manhattan Beach Toyota , Scandinavian Film Festival LA , Ellis Family Stores , South Bay Lexus

My Training

M.F.A., University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts
M.A., University of Leeds U.K. Workshop Theatre
B.A., Communications, Dana College

My Studio Equipment

Fully equipped sound stage with ProTools and engineer available for additional cost.

Additional Skills

Audiobooks, Business, Cartoons, Documentaries, Educational, Internet, Movie Trailers, Podcasting, Radio, Telephone, Television, Videogames

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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Mark Olsen: Warm, Friendly, Genuine & Plainspoken

Mark Olsen: Corporate video narration

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Russian Accent

Bill Clinton Impression

Christopher Lloyd Doc Brown Impression

German Accent

Deep South Southern Gentleman Accent

Irish Accent