Posts Tagged ‘television commercials’

Ethnic Voice Talent is 10 Years Old!

In 2003, I was proud to represent a solid roster of English and French oral specialists. Quietly, I added some Spanish voices into the mix. Clients started to inquire: Can I get a German man? How about a Japanese woman? Time passed and I finally clued in that these were business questions and I sprung […]

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Voice Over Times: Secrets of An Agent Man

I’ve been asked to write occasional pieces for Voice Over Times so I took a look back at some of the posts on this blog and wrote kind of a best of piece on What Agents Are Looking For. Have a look by clicking here: http://www.voiceovertimes.com/2014/03/24/secrets-of-an-agent-man-what-are-you-looking-for/ And check out the rest of the site too. […]

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Random Agent Musings (RAM) #3 – The Audition Process

Some thoughts on auditions: -If you think you aced the audition, there is very little chance you’re getting the gig! The one you’ve forgotten about from three weeks ago is the one you’ll inexplicably get. -In light of the above, it’s best to think about auditions as the equivalent of batting practice in baseball. A […]

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Secrets of An Agent Man: What are you looking for?

As an agent I get the question, “what are you looking for?” more often than any other with the possible exception of, “where’s my check?” What are you looking for? I’m not sure I can answer this question any better professionally than I could personally, when I was single! Once an agent has an established […]

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Classic Video: Political Voice-Overs

I was born in the USA (as Bruce would say) so I can vote in U.S. Presidential elections. This has lead to officially becoming a U.S. political junkie. So, imagine my excitement – bordering on arousal – at this CNN piece, profiling some folks who do political voice-overs!

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Secrets of an Agent Man: Cheques and Balances

One of the advantages of having an agent is it means someone else can handle the billing/invoicing and the sometimes thankless job of chasing after overdue accounts, leaving you to just concentrate on doing the voice sessions and then finding a good table on the patio after the recording.  Of course, you may be a […]

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