Posts Tagged ‘Entertainment & Arts’

Starting out in the entertainment biz at an early age, Corri English made it clear she was going to hang around in the spotlight for a long time. From television and radio commercials, to multi-platform campaigns, to animation and video games…this super woman can voice it all. Did we also mention she’s a wife, a […]

Rudy Gaskins is: a Chairman, a CEO, an Emmy Award-winning creative director, a humanitarian, and a family man. He’s a man with the gift of a great voice that he positively uses for bettering our voiceover community. And yes, we think he makes time to sleep but the jury is still out on that one. Luckily we […]

I have to ask…because I’m sure NO ONE has asked you this before 😉 ….any relation to Walt Disney? Yes 4th cousin to Walt Disney- not close enough for free tickets to DisneyWorld apparently! Which gig was the first big break in your amazing career and how did you get it? 1st big break – […]

Oh…did I just drop that name? Here, let me pick that up. You heard it right folks…Benztown’s roster of top-notch voice-over & imaging talent has just gone up yet another notch with the addition of Joe Cipriano! Now his VO chops will be available for barter to radio stations across the US. Not to mention […]

Gotta love Duke Morgan for taking time from his busy schedule to tell our readers a little bit about sustainability. Just because you’ve hit a huge gig doesn’t mean you should be test-driving Ferraris just yet. Be realistic and take it a day at a time. How did you get started in VO? The Majority of my […]

The high demand for voice over talent is no secret. Neither is the difficulty of ‘making it big’. There is a wide range of talent located across the globe and with the help of continually advancing technology, any voice from any country can be used for any gig. This means that employers are mindboggingly spoiled […]

In my last post I talked about the reality of landing radio stations as Image Voice clients and the difficulties involved.  I have friends who have just been downsized or who are feeling a cold wind blowing at them and they have asked me how to get a VO career going because they need to […]

I have plenty of friends in the biz who are forever asking how to get radio station clients – they’d love to be an Image Voice and receive those monthly retainer checks. Where do you begin? As with everything, it’s much harder nowadays due to all of the consolidation. If you’ve never voiced a station […]

This is a solid article for anyone who is looking to start a career in voice-over.  An important question opens the article and the actual work and science put into this craft is examined. Do You Have The Pipes to Become a Voice-Over Star? (written by Lisa Johnson Mandell) also brings up another BIG question in […]