Nick Grandy

Resonant, expressive, versatile, honest, comforting, deep, warm, authoritative, respectable, articulate, calm, smooth, formal, approachable

Voice Description

Nick Grandy is a talented and professional voice-actor and a formally trained actor for the camera and stage. He maintains a high level of professionalism for every project he takes on.

His training has enabled him to access a broad range of emotions for his characters, capture the essence of each character and express the depth of their internal lives through his versatile voice.

He has the voice of a classic story-teller, ranging anywhere from a soft, compassionate, suggestive tone to a powerful, authoritative quality which commands attention and respect.

In addition to his natural vocal capabilities, he is also an adept impressionist and accent/dialect specialist and is a quick-study when it comes to new accents, characters and impressions.

Some specific applications for the variations of his voice are:
Warm, deep and knowledgeable for narrations. Smooth, clear and professional for training and business presentations. Honest, relatable and conversational for commercials. Fun, playful and engaging for children's books/shows. Intense, scary and powerful for horror books/shows. Serious, foreboding and dramatic for thriller books/shows. Quick, witty and dry for radio promos. Authoritative, formal and trustworthy for business promos. Respectable, fatherly and compassionate for family commercials. Cool, classy and approachable for car commercials. Articulate, polite and helpful for explainer videos. Flexible, believable and unique for cartoon/animation. Gritty, aggressive and dangerous for video games.

When you hire Nick Grandy, you can rest assured that you’re getting a talented, professional and hard-working voice actor who provides excellent results with efficiency. His knowledge of the industry helps him to offer voice-overs of the highest quality as well as provide a full understanding of the unique specifications of each client’s needs.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Child
• Teenage Boy
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male
• Senior 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
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)
• Cartoon/Animation

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

None

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
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

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

My Home Base

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Accents:
British RP, Cockney, Scottish, Irish, Russian, French, East Indian, General American, New York, Boston, Texas, Deep South, Canadian Maritimes, French-Canadian

Impersonations:
Jason Statham, Christopher Walken, Sean Connery, Liam Neeson, Nicolas Cage, Keanu Reeves, Matthew McConaughey, Christoph Waltz, Alan Arkin, Alan Rickman, Michael Caine, Jack Nicholson, John Malkovich, Sean Bean, Robert DeNiro, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sylvestor Stallone, Donald Trump, Bill Clinton, Barack Obama, JFK, Conor McGregor

Characters:
Lord of the Rings -Smeagol/Gollum, Gandalf, Frodo, Gimli, Aragorn, Boromir, Sam, Pippin, Legolas, Elrond
Star Wars - Yoda, Obi-Wan Kenobi (young and old), Lord Palpatine
Game of Thrones - Jon Snow, The Hound, Littlefinger, Ned Stark
Heroes - Batman, Thor, Rocky, Forrest Gump, Lt. Aldo Raine
Villains - The Joker, Bane, Kylo Ren, Bill 'The Butcher' Cutting, Daniel Plainview

My Voice Experience

I performed a One-Man Show of 'The Lord of the Rings - The Fellowship of the Ring' in which I impersonated all the differing character voices.
I provided voice-over dubbing for a short film.

My Training

Victoria Academy of Dramatic Arts - Acting For Camera, Meisner, Movement Psychology, Voice-Over Technique, Improvisation, Audition Technique, Shakespeare - Diploma Received

My Studio Equipment

Rode NT-USB Microphone
Rode SM6 Shock Mount
Rode Pop Filter
On Stage MS7701 Tripod Mic Stand
Audio-Technica ATH - M20x Headphones
Audacity Sound-Editing Software

Additional Skills

I am a versatile impressionist/mimic.
I am an experienced screen-writer and am able to write my own copy and/or character dialogue.
I have experience in live stand-up comedy.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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Demos
Documentary - Articulate/Thoughtful/Conversational

Training Demo - Professiona/Compassionate/Engaging

Characters - Cartoon/Animation/Various Archetypes

Commercials - Honest/Stable/Reflective

Fantasy Narration - Adventurous/Fun/Exciting

Dramatic Narration - Serious/Tense/Descriptive

Historical Narration - Calm/Warm/Authoritative

Accents/Dialects (UK)

IVR - Enthusiastic/Conversational/Polite/Caring

Video Games - RPG/Shooter - Intense/Gritty/Tough