One of the countryas top voice-over talents shares his secrets of success in an insideras guide to the industry. Actors, broadcasters, and anyone who has longed to earn a living by speaking into a microphone will cherish this insightful and often hilarious glimpse at the business. Coverage includes: ac Identifying natural talent ac Training a voice to make it commercially viable ac Gaining experience in smaller markets ac Making a demo CD ac Auditioning effectively ac Locating and signing with an agent ac Joining the appropriate unions ac Negotiating contracts ac Self-promoting to maximize exposure Reflecting the quantum change that has occurred in the way voice-overs are recorded and cast in recent years, the updated Second Edition describes the advantages and disadvantages of auditioning and recording from home studios for clients around the world. This indispensable guide also addresses finding work in venues outside film and television, such as games, automated telephone systems, and websites. Aspiring and established voice-over actors will savor the behind-the-scenes details that show what actually happens during a voice-over recording session. Through it all, the author pairs performance tips with an expanded personal account of the crazed clients, practical jokes, and coincidences encountered on the long journey to success.Tales and Techniques of a Voice-Over Actor Harlan Hogan. wife and kids to employ ... Most people wonder how in the world you get a job ajust talkinga for a living, and many wonder how they too might become a voice-over. For exampleanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. - 2014-08-05|