Julie Williams

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VoiceOver Insider Podcast with Dave Courvoisier

Julie Williams sat down with Dave Courvoisier, a man of many hats: Las Vegas television anchor, voice-over artist, and board member for the World-Voices Organization (WOVO). Dave and Julie discuss the need for a voiceover industry trade association, and how voice talents and others in the VO industry can get involved.    

VoiceOver Industry News

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1st Annual Voice Arts Awards November 9th in NYC

The movie industry has the Oscars®; TV has the Emmys® and the music industry has their Grammy® awards–but the voiceover collective of actors had no … [Read More...]

VoiceOver Technical

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The Anatomy of Three Voiceover Home Studios – Part 1

By Dan Friedman It is as simple as this… if you want to work in voiceover, you need a home studio. I know it seems hard to believe, but it is true; the days of being chauffeured around from studio to studio where you talk for a few minutes and line your pockets with cash are long gone… and have been for years. More recently, the need for racks … [Read More]

VoiceOver Business

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Commercial Voices — A Different Approach To Online Casting

It’s no secret that online casting has changed the way voiceover talent audition for jobs, are listened to by casting directors, and are selected for projects. You may only have heard about a couple of online casting services, but there are in fact dozens of them on the Internet, some of which work in very specific niche areas.

One of the earliest … [Read More...]

VOICEOVER RESOURCES

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VO Newbie Corner: The Time Is NOW!

I noticed lots of chatter in the various voice actor forums this month about new talent being unable and/or unwilling to begin auditioning. The reasons vary wildly but there is a lot of “my demos aren't ready and/or good enough”, “my website isn't ready and/or good enough” to “I don't sound like I think I should sound” and “I'm only good with my … [Read More...]