Pete Gold

Honest, natural promo, narration & commercials.

Voice Description

I am a versatile, professional British voiceover artist, with 17 years' experience, and a long list of happy clients.
My voice combines authority and honesty with a natural down-to-earth approachability.
I'm highly experienced and much in demand for commercials, promos, documentary narration, e-learning and corporate narration.
I'm one of the most regularly-booked and widely-heard voice-overs in the UK, giving me a bankable familiarity which lends credibility to any project.
I pride myself on a quick turnaround time, and always go the extra mile to make sure my clients are pleased with the end result.
I'm happy to record several re-takes and amendments at no extra cost, to make sure the project is completed on-budget to everyone's satisfaction.
My studio uses ISDN, Source Connect and IPDTL.
I'm is also an accomplished singer, musician and stand-up comedian.
Raised in Sheffield, based near London.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Teenage Boy
• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male

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

• English - British

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
• Songs
• 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 ISDN in my studio
• I have Source Connect 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 have ipDTL in my studio

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I have a music library and can add music to any project
• I can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

, United Kingdom

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

British, RP, London, Sheffield, Northern, Welsh, Scottish, Australian, plus a range of characters.

My Voice Experience

Pete has spent 17 years building up an impressive client list, and is particularly accomplished in commercials, station-imaging, TV promos, documentary and corporate narration and TV continuity.
Pete is one of Britain’s busiest and most widely-recognised voice artists. For five years, he was the signature voice of BBC Radio Five Live, and has several years' experience writing and voicing continuity links for for major digital channels.
Pete has been a frequent narrator for National Geographic, History and Biography Channels, and has also voiced documentaries for VH1, ITV, and Channel 4. He’s also particularly experienced as a promo voice, having voiced regularly for nearly every BBC channel, as well as Channel 5, Channel 4, Virgin Media, History Channel and QVC.
Pete earns his daily crust from voicing radio commercials, e-learning projects and corporate videos, but has also voiced many major TV campaigns, including Garnier, Nokia, Snickers, AA, Suzuki, Calgon and Head & Shoulders.
He's best known in certain circles as the voice of the sweary Sheffield gangster Hoxton in the Starbreeze computer game “PayDay: The Heist”
Back in 1996, Pete helped establish Excellent Talent: one of the UK’s leading voice and talent agencies, of which he is a co-director.

My Training

BA in French and Linguistics from York University UK.
Has trained with Marice Tobias of Tobias Entertainment.
Helped establish and run one of the UK's most respected voiceover agencies, Excellent Talent.

My Studio Equipment

Spirit F1 Folio Mixing Desk.
Rode NT2 mic.

Additional Skills

Singer songwriter, pianist, guitarist.
Choral director.
Stand-up comic and writer.
Amateur actor.
Voice over agent.
Experienced in editing and directing voiceover.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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90 second sampler

Corporate Explainer Showreel

E-Learning Showreel

Documentary Narration Showreel

Video Gaming Demo

Radio Imaging Showreel

TV Promo Showreel

Singing Showreel

Character Showreel

Voice Of God Showreel

Audiobook Narration