Rory O'Shea

Extremely versatile style range showcasing conversational, intense, compassionate, humorous, genuine & believable. Hired globally.

Voice Description

Male 'North American English-Neutral' voice (no regional accent).

This talent showcases a WIDE range of vocal styles. From genuine warmth - a natural for sensitive content that requires capturing the listener for lengthy and/or complex narrations - to gritty, intense reads ideal for automotive, industrial and numerous corporate/media applications.

Rory is also a popular choice for scientific, medical & pharmaceutical projects as he specializes in challenging terminology - mandatory for medi-pharma, scientific & technical narrations.

Impressive versatility covers long-form narration: Television documentaries & large e-Learning projects.

Ideal for high energy, intense radio & TV commercials, movie trailers & animation/gaming projects.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Child
• 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
• 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 SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

SaVoa SaVoa

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 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 can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I offer translation 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

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Irish (northern & southern), English (working & upper class), Italian, Spanish, Russian, German, Australian, Southern U.S.

My Voice Experience

35+ years TV & film acting + radio & television on-air experience.

A state-of-the-art home studio producing voice-over & narration for medical projects, online courses, websites, e-Learning courses and explainer videos.

Rory is also a popular choice for television station & radio station imaging plus company branding.

Just some of the satisfied clients:

Fairmont Hotels
Fitness Depot
Delta Airlines
Telus Canada
The Weather Network
Much More Music
Lockheed Martin
MINI Cooper
Southern California Edison
Mercedes Benz

My Training

* 35+ years of acting in film & television
* 20+ years as radio & television broadcaster
* VO Masters Coaching Class
* Ongoing research/online coaching

My Studio Equipment

* Neumann TLM-103 microphone
* RODE NT1 microphone
* Audio Technica 3035 microphone
* Source Connect / ISDN
* Adobe Audition 3.0 editing software
* JK Inline Phone Patch
* Totally isolated & soundproofed voice booth

Additional Skills

Can alter voice cadence and timbre to such an impressive degree that you would never realize it's the same talent performing multiple characters. As a result, Rory can be cast in several roles within the same project to present various characters.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

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Patient / Real Person

e-Learning / Explainer Videos / Tutorials



LUXURY - High End

DRTV / Infomercials

Promos (TV & Radio)

Movie Trailers

Animation / Character Voices

Live Show / Awards Show Announcer