I am well spoken, people have, more than once, told me I sound like Prince Charles, I can't see it myself but I think it is something to do with the intonation in my voice. I can be strong, i project well. I like humour and have always enjoyed storytelling.
I can be forthright and for documentaries am interested in the subject matter.
Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform
• Middle Age Male
• Senior Male
Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:
• English - British
I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes
Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)
• Non-Union Jobs
My Union Affiliations and Memberships
My Recording and Delivery Capabilities
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer
My Home Base
, United Kingdom
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
I can do an Australian accent, I couldn't tell you which part of Australia but neither could most of my countrymen.
I do not have a strong American accent from any area although I have always enjoyed the southern dialect.
I can do a mean Scottish accent.
My southern Irish isn't bad.
I can do myriad stupid voices and as the result of changing the shape of my mouth am happy to try anything.
I am 'game for a laugh!'
My Voice Experience
I have done television voice work for characters in Doctor Who, Red Dwarf and Keep it in the Family.
I have done radio ads for Idem Supafax Paper, Walkers Ruffles, and Fortis Real Estate. There have been others most of which are not worthy of mention!
I have been an actor since 1984 and was a Stage Manager from 1975 until 1984.
I have worked in the West End and did one year in The Mousetrap.
I ran a charity for 4 years called 'The Children's Shakespeare Company'.
I have made numerous television appearances and had roles in 3 or 4 films.
My TV credits include French & Saunders, The Young Ones, Bottom & Mirrorball.
Films Include The Commissioner, To Be The Best, Feast of July.
My Studio Equipment
Equipment: Sony Vaio T8100 64 Bit.
Software: NCH Wave Pad Sound Editor.
Microphones: AKG C1000 S.
Playback: Technics Amp SU 610.
Speakers: Acoustic Research AR23.
Located at Twickenham, SW London UK.
New mics coming in two weeks and I hope to have Source Connect by the end of the year.
I have quite extensive building experience. I am a competent carpenter.
I write alot, mostly for my pleasure. I have never had anything published although a play I wrote for young people a few years ago was performed three times at a school close to where I live.
I wrote a lot of poetry at one time but have not done this lately.
I am setting up two new companies to help young people get interested in Theatre & Film. These are called Theatre Youth and Film Youth.
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