William Mapother

Resonant, natural, masculine, authoritative

Voice Description

COMMERCIALS: Natural, authentic, warm, vivacious, energetic, authoritative.

GAMES: Energetic, intense, nuanced, threatening (imdb link at bottom)

ANIMATION: Lively, funny, energetic. Also dark, threatening (imdb link at bottom)

NARRATION: Natural, resonant, confident, knowledgeable, clear communicator of
information.

PRESENTATIONS: Smooth, confident, professional, persuasive.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Young Adult Male
• Middle Age 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
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories

Jobs for British Equity signatories Jobs for British Equity signatories

Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories

• 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
• 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

My Home Base

, California, United States

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

U.S. Southern upper and lower class; U.S. Country (eg Appalachia and rural South); Maine/New England/Boston; west Texas.

My Voice Experience

SELECTED CREDITS (imdb link at bottom):

ANIMATION: Robot Chicken, WordGirl

COMMERCIALS: NY Stock Exchange; Air Nat'l Guard; SolarWorld.

GAMES: Halo: Reach; Hitman: Absolution; Fallout: New Vegas; Secret World.

PROMOS: HBO

TV/FILM: on-camera—15+ yrs ADR experience; off-camera—'Young & The Restless'.

NARRATION: docs 'Mountaintop Removal' & 'The New Sudan'; multimedia—Gettysburg & Infantry Museums.

PERFORMANCE/MOTION CAPTURE: Hitman: Absolution (as the iconic lead character, Agent 47)

PSA: Nat'l Center on Elder Abuse

TRAINING/PRESENTATION: Slated.com (instructional video)

LIVE ANNOUNCER/ON-AIR: 15+ yrs experience as TV/radio interviewee; radio show host.

My Training

B.A., English Literature, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN
Sight & Sound Filmmaking Pgm, New York University, NYC, NY
Two-Year Meisner Acting Training, Baron-Brown Studio, Santa Monica, CA
Shakespeare Lab, Public Theatre, NYC, NY
VO Workshop, Cynthia Songe, Susan Blu Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Voice Training, David Farkas, Los Angeles, CA; Bill Pepper, NIDA, Syndey, Australia Dialect Training, Jessica Drake, Los Angeles, CA

My Studio Equipment

Experienced in Mac OS and Audacity.
Able to record and edit at home.
Mic: Audio-Technica AT2020.

Additional Skills

65+ credits as an on-camera actor, including Ethan in TV's 'Lost'; leading role in films
'Another Earth' & 'In the Bedroom.'
Spokesperson: Elder Abuse Awareness.
Entrepreneur: Co-founder of Slated.com, a film finance mktplace.
Screenwriter.
Producer (developing film based on 'Two Gentlemen of Verona').
Long ago: Taught Grades 7-12 for the Los Angeles Unified School District.

Payment Methods Accepted

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

Contact Information

To contact William Mapother by email or phone, please click here.

• Currently William Mapother is a Standard subscriber.
• William Mapother was last active on Voice123 268 days ago

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Demos
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Mapother-Gettysburg soldier

Mapother - Infantry soldier

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Mapother TV show promo

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