Offbeat, Deep, Mischievous, Guy Next Door, Nerdy
For my animation work, I base voices off already existing celebrity voices, but manipulate them in a way that makes them totally original and fitting to any project. For commercials, I have a warm, slightly deep voice that brings reassurance in the products or services I am advertising. I also use a deeper voice for my narrations, in the vein of the great Morgan Freeman.
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 - USA and Canada
I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Adult content
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 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 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
, Kentucky, United States
Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects
I can do British, Irish, Russian, Romanian (namely in a Dracula-esque dialect), Middle Eastern, and elder Jewish accents. I can perform impersonations of celebrities such as Bruce Willis, Hugh Laurie (in both American and British accents), Jeremy Irons, Morgan Freeman, Robin Williams (serious and non), and many more. I can also impersonate already existing cartoon characters such as Porky Pig, Bugs Bunny, SpongeBob Squarepants, and many more.
My Voice Experience
As of right now, I only have one actual voice-over appearance to my name, which was in the Griddlecakes Radio episode "Podenstein", which was co-produced by RoneyZone Productions. In the radio play, I voiced the character of Newsman Gary, who I played in a very nasal style which, while not what the producers were expecting, did add a touch of extra humor to the production (their words, not mine). Aside from that, I have previous microphone experience in that I produced my own podcast back in 2006 in which I interviewed fellow voice actors Unknown Hinson, Grey DeLisle, and Erin Fitzgerald called "Behind the Mic" on TalkShoe.
I'm a self-taught voice actor, whose only training has come from books such as "Talkin' Funny for Money", Joan Baker's "Secrets of Voice-Over Success", and Gary Owens' "How to Make a Million Dollars With Your Voice". Other than that, I've learned the old-fashioned way: by observing professional voice actors through the use of YouTube.
My Studio Equipment
In my studio, I use a NADY USB-1C USB Condenser Microphone plugged directly into my HP Pavilion desktop computer. My recordings can be done on a wide variety of recording software, ranging from high-end applications such as Adobe Audition and Cakewalk Sonar to low-end open source apps like Audacity. All my mixing is done using the software, including compression, equalization, use of a Limiter, and many other key operations in audio engineering.
In addition to creating likable and realistic character voices, I can also sing and play guitar. I can also talk from the back of my throat, creating eerie monster noises.
Payment Methods Accepted
• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
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