Posts Tagged ‘Voice-over Industry’

Voice Over Canada hits Brazil!

Apparently, we are making an impact in Brazil! An actual comment left on this blog: “Hello, Roger. I’m a dreaming brazilian boy who is turning 18 this year. I’ve always been passionate about voice-acting and dubbing, I’m finishing my english studies and I’m taking voice-acting/dubbing technique classes this year. I’m willing to live in Canada. […]

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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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Random Agent Musings (RAM) #2: Favorite client lines

This week…A few of my favorite client lines from past and present: “We always budget $500.” After inquiring about the availability of a talent on my roster they want to book, and having received approval of this voice from their client, I ask what they have in mind for the rate. They quote $500. I […]

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Random Agent Musings (RAM)

A new feature here at Voice Over Canada for 2014: What I call RAM – Random Agent Musings. These will be little odds ‘n ends about this wacky world of voice over that don’t fit neatly into a longer piece. I am going to try do this every Sunday so make it part of your […]

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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 Videos – Chris Rock at The Oscars

An animation casting involving a number of our voice talents made me think of this: Chris Rock presenting at the 2012 Oscars, for Best Animated Film. While some voice talents might be offended, I think he’s pretty hilarious with his assessment of the level of difficulty of doing voice work in animation. To keep up […]

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