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To Be or Not To Be an Exclusive Voice Over Actress

To Be or Not To Be an Exclusive Voice Over Actress

Published by Debbie Grattan on 08/21/13 When a client asks you to be an exclusive voice over for a particular share of the market, there are several things to consider. I recently had this dilemma come up for me, when a direct response end-client (not the producer of the commercial spots, but the actual manufacturer… Read more »

The Joys of Worldwide Professional Voiceover Services

The Joys of Worldwide Professional Voiceover Services

Published by Debbie Grattan on 08/08/13 One of the truly unexpected pleasures of being a voice over actress is working with people all over the world. Just this past week alone, I had the opportunity to share my female voice over talent with clients in Singapore, Australia, Spain, and Canada, all while working with my… Read more »

secrets of voice over talent success

Secrets Behind a Successful Professional Voice Over Talent

What are the secrets behind being a successful professional voice over talent? This is a question I am asked regularly, and I also see it often in online voice over talent groups and forums. Of course, there are no real secrets. The idea of  a “secret” anything is usually just a tactic used to sell… Read more »

Recent Student Film Voiceover Project

Female Voice Overs Talent for Student Film Projects

From time to time, I receive requests for female voice oves from student filmmakers. For some reason, I’ve gotten more requests from students in foreign countries than from here in the US. I really don’t know why that is. Often, I’m not sure what country they are from, but they usually speak enough English to… Read more »

Voiceover Solutions for Company Name Changes - Debbie Grattan VO

Voiceover Solutions for Company Name Changes

Published by Debbie Grattan on 06/19/13 Company name changes…when they happen, they can be a challenge. Having worked through a few over the years, I can say that I am now well-prepared for those situations when a company approaches me in need of voiceover solutions related to a name change. The trick is being able… Read more »

taking the sting out of voice over auditions

Taking the Sting Out of Voice Over Auditions

You never know what a client may want from voice over auditions. This job came from an audition on a P2P site. It was listed as a VO for a “Bee” character, that was going to be in a recurring campaign for the Visitor’s Bureau in Butler County, Ohio. I love bees! In fact, my… Read more »