PREVIEW: Voice Acting For Cartoons - With Lizzie Waterworth-Santo, Jo Ruiz & Keith Wickham!Jul 17, 2020
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Over the past 5 years I've voiced literally HUNDREDS of cartoon episodes for Netflix, Amazon Prime, and most recently CBeebies.
Whilst working on Tinpo for CBeebies I was cast alongside 3 of the greatest voice actors in the industry:
Lizzie Waterworth-Santo - the BAFTA-nominated voice of Horrid Henry, Keith Wickham, known for the voice of The Fat Controller in Thomas & Friends, and Joanna Ruiz, known for countless characters in shows like Dennis & Gnasher and Fireman Sam.
In this 2 HOUR+ chat, we look at how YOU can begin your journey into voice acting for cartoons, and members of Act On This jump on camera for some 1-2-1 career advice too!
During the broadcast, we discuss:
- How Lizzie, Jo & Keith got into voice acting - and the countless shows they've worked on.
- The first steps the team would take, if they were starting out again.
- Why finding your niche is SO CRITICAL for success.
- Voice agents - and how to get their attention.
- The importance of word of mouth in the voice acting industry - and why you MUST network online and in-person.
- How to use LinkedIn to find key players in the industry.
- Why being funny helps a lot in the cartoon world.
- Animation reels - how to make one and what should be on it.
- Buying kit to practice voice acting - and why you don't have to spend a fortune.
- Learning how to edit audio for FREE!
- Not being afraid to fail.
- Voice acting auditions - and getting ready for them.
- Vocal health - and looking after your voice.
- Why it's ALWAYS the right time to START!
- Why you should never have your photo on, or near your voicereel.
- Dubbing animation from a foreign language into English.
- Experimenting with your voice to develop versatility.
- The ONE THING the team wants every actor to know about voice acting.
- And MUCH MUCH more!
Read to start your career in voice acting?
You better be!
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