Robert Nickel

Warm, personal, natural, smart, accents+characters

Voice Description

I can do a wide range of accents and vocal colors, specializing in narrations (including classic "announcer" voices) and vivid characters.

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
• English - Other

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)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

• 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 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 can add special effects to any project

My Home Base

San Francisco, Bay Area, East Bay, Livermore, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

US: Standard (unaccented), California (surfer), Western (cowboy), Southern, Brooklyn, Boston, "Fargo"

International: Irish, Scottish, English (BBC), English (cockney), Australian, French, German, Russian, Spanish (Mexico)

Ages: child to elderly

Characters: pirate, robot, drill sargeant, minion of evil, mouse... lots more!

My Voice Experience

KQED Radio ("Perspecitives" series)

My Training

Stanford University, B.A. Theater (1993)

My Studio Equipment

Recordings are done on an iMac using GarageBand with a Samson C01U USB Studio Condenser Microphone including pop filter. The wide range of audio effects available in GarageBand allow me to enhance my naturally broad dynamic range to meet any specific client needs.

Additional Skills

Published freelance writer/journalist
Computer programmer
Minored in chemistry and geology at Stanford
Very comfortable with technical terms and language

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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