Van Jackson

DEEP, RESONANT, JAMES EARLE JONES, BARRY WHITE TYP

Voice Description

I HAVE A SMOOTH, PROFESSIONAL, SEXY TYPE VOICE FOR RADIO, COMMERCIALS, NARRATIONS, MOVIES, ETC.IT IS A DEEP RESONANT VOICE THAT SOUNDS LIKE "THE VOICE OF GOD" WHICH MY CHURCH LABELS ME AS.I HAVE BEEN A PUBLIC SPEAKER, A MASTER OF CEREMONIES, A RADIO BROADCASTER, ACTOR, AND A CO-HOST ON THE LOCAL PBS TV STATION HERE IN CLEVELAND. I HAVE DONE MANY VARIOUS COMMERCIALS, AND MY DESIRE NOW IS TO ENTER THE VOICEOVER INDUSTRY.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• 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
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships

• SAG-AFTRA (US)

My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area

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

My Home Base

, Ohio, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

Unknown - Click here to ask Van Jackson

My Voice Experience

I AM A FORMER RADIO BROADCASTOR, NEWSCASTOR, AND DJ. I HAVE BEEN IN THE ENTERTAINMENT BUSINESS IN SOME FORM OR ANOTHER SINCE 1968 UNTIL THE PRESENT TIME. I HAVE DONE MANY COMMERCIALS, TRAINING VIDEOS, AND A COUPLE OF MOVIES IN WHICH I APPEARED AS AN EXTRA, AND AS A PRINCIPLE IN ONE. I HAVE ALSO APPEARED AS A CO-HOST FOR ONE OF THE TV CHANNELS HERE IN CLEVELAND. (PBS-WVIZ) DURING AN ANDREA BOCELLI PROGRAM. I HAVE ALSO PERFORMED IN VARIOUS PLAYHOUSES IN CLEVELAND, SUCH AS THE KARAMU THEATRE, THE ALLEN THEATRE IN PLAYHOUSE SQUARE, THE EAST CLEVELAND PLAYHOUSE, AND THE CLEVELAND PLAYHOUSE. THIS WAS ALL THEATRE WORK ON THE STAGE. I RECEIVED THE PRODUCERS AWARD FOR THE PLAY "THE MARVIN GAYE STORY" IN WHICH I PLAYED MARVIN GAYE'S FATHER.

My Training

THROUGH THE YEARS, FROM 1968 TO 1995, I HAVE HAD TRAINING AT CLEVELAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE, WAKE UP AND LIVE ACTORS STUDIO, AND LAKELAND COLLEGE HERE IN CLEVELAND OHIO. I ALSO ATTENDED THE ACADEMY OF RADIO AND TV BROADCASTING IN COLUMBUS, OHIO IN 1968. I ALSO HAVE AN FCC BROADCASTING LICENSE WHICH I RECEIVED IN 1971. I HAVE TAKEN JOURNALISM, BROADCASTING, MUSIC THEORY, AND SOME PIANO CLASSES. I HAVE WORKED IN SAGANAW MICHIGAN AT RADIO STATION WWWS-FM, AND AT RADIO STATION WJMO-AM IN CLEVELAND, OHIO. I AM NOW TAKING VOICEOVER CLASSES WITH A PROFESSIONAL ACTOR AND VOICEOVER TALENT HERE IN CLEVELAND.

My Studio Equipment

N/A

Additional Skills

PHOTOGRAPHY, BARITONE/BASS SINGER, MODEL, ACTOR, POLICE OFFICER,

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

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