Voice Over: The Voice Actor Answers

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Like I always say, “Question authority and voice over guys with websites, man!”

Where do you record?

Where do you record?

I come over to your house. Usually early. Please have coffee and fruit loops ready for me. {TAKE 2} I record in my home studio here in Los Angeles. For you nerdy types, I usually use an AKG414 mic, Presonus amp and edit in ProTools on a sexy Apple computer. There are other goodies involved, but they’re trade secrets.

Aren't you union?

Aren't you union?

I’m Financial Core which means I work both union and non-union. Union jobs are handled through my Los Angeles agent – Abrams Artists (310) 859-0625. If you’d like to take your project union, go here.

Are you expensive?

Are you expensive?

Said the politician to the — oops, never mind. It’s actually all relative. Best thing to do is email your script and VO budget to me. More times than not, your budget will work.

Will you audition?

Will you audition?

Do you know who I am?! The nerve…. Absolutely! Just ask. Audition audio files are posted online and locked. They can only be listened to via my website.

What about retakes?

What about retakes?

Re-takes are free. I aim to please. There’s a small fee for rewrites after delivery. After 7 days, it becomes a new job.

How do I write my script?

How do I write my script?

Put in an explosion or car chase within the first two pages. {TAKE 2} Spell phonetically any technical/regional names or words in your script. Please note: humans read faster than they talk. Read it aloud and time it to see if you like it spoken that fast. Also, re-read that last sentence. If you need help with writing it, try RDM Copywriter.

Yo! Didn't I see you on TV?

Yo! Didn't I see you on TV?

To be honest, I’m not sure what shows you watch. icon wink Voice Over: The Voice Actor Answers I do have a whole other on-camera career.

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