Episode from the podcastTalking Creative

Why Voice Actors Need Experienced Directors

Released Sunday, 3rd January 2021
Good episode? Give it some love!
Do Voice Actors Need Experienced Directors?At first glance, this seems a surprising statement to even be debating - but with budgets being increasingly squeezed across the creative industries, voice actors are finding that they're being directed by all kinds of people from production teams - not necessarily experienced directors.
Voice Directors have a unique and precious skillset.
So - along with the insights and comments from a number of voice actors and industry professionals - this is the subject that I'm tackling this week on Talking Creative.
There were 4 main themes that emerged:
Directors are the bridge between the actor and the client;
Directors have the creative overview of the whole piece;
Directors improve the quality of an actor’s performance through collaboration;
Experienced directors know how to work with actors to build the layers of a nuanced, engaging performance quickly and efficiently - producing brilliant results AND saving time and money.
Many thanks to everyone who got involved and helped me to create this New Year Special despite lockdown, New Year celebrations and birthdays - I couldn't do it without you!
With special thanks to:
Margaret Ashley, Curt Bonnem, Natalie Chisholm, Stephane Cornicard, Adam Dergiman, Katie Flamman, Kirsty Gillmore, John Grayson, Will Harrison-Wallace, Anthony Hewson, Dave Jones, Lanessa VO, Ally Murphy, Joel Pettigrew, Tanya Rich, Lisa Stokke Jolly and Susie Valerio.
Do subscribe, rate and review "Talking Creative - the Art of Voiceover Directing" on Apple Podcasts
or
Go to https://samanthaboffin.co.uk/talkingcreative (https://samanthaboffin.co.uk/talkingcreative) for the whole series so far :)

Creators & Guests

We don't know anything about the creators of this episode yet. You can add them yourself so they can be credited for this and other podcasts.

Episode Reviews

This episode hasn't been reviewed yet. You can add a review to show others what you thought.

This podcast, its content, and its artwork are not owned by, affiliated with, or endorsed by Podchaser.
Rate Episode

Share This Episode

Recommendation sent

Join Podchaser to...

  • Rate podcasts and episodes
  • Follow podcasts and creators
  • Create podcast and episode lists
  • & much more

Moderator Stats

ID
82012844
Episode Number
12
Visibility
visible
Podcast ID
1469891

Episode Details

Length
14m 52s
Explicit
No
Episode
12
Episode Type
Full

Episode Tags

Do you host or manage this podcast?
Claim and edit this page to your liking.