EP 291 Andrea Toyias: Voice Over Casting & Director | Blizzard Entertainment | Breaking Into VO

July 15, 2018

EPISODE 291 - Chuck and Stacey welcome respected voice casting director and voice director, Andrea Toyias of Blizzard Entertainment, who is responsible for epic titles like World of Warcraft, Diablo, Overwatch and Starcraft. Andrea speaks to the skill sets that voice casting directors need to have to be effective and her approach to casting which is to find actors who reveal their humanity and truth. She talks about the creation of the video game Overwatch and Blizzard’s Entertainment’s objective to make an inclusive story that makes the world a better place. Andrea shares more about her early years and the series of events that led her to work as a recording engineer and discover the world of video games. She explains what stands out to her when listening to auditions and things that she doesn’t like about performance and audio quality. Andrea details the workflow of a new project with her colleagues at Blizzard and how it moves forward into casting it. She offers wisdom for actors wanting to pursue acting for video games that requires having amazing acting skills and a very versatile toolbox of talents to access.

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EP 290 Keythe Farley: Voice Over Coach & Actor in Mass Effect & Fallout 4 | How To Do Voiceover

July 9, 2018

EPISODE 290 - Chuck and Stacey finish their conversation with the wonderful Keythe Farley, voice over actor from Fallout 4 and Mass Effect, voiceover coach, VO Lounge creator and voice director. Keythe answers why he feels he’s an effective voiceover coach by focusing on storytelling, understanding different styles and allowing emotions to happen by reducing the resistance to accessing them. He talks about playing the roles of Thane and Kellogg along with his approach for creating the characters and the impact they have had on people. Keythe shares the inspiration for Bat Boy The Musical, which he co-wrote and directed, and discusses the things he still wants to do professionally as an actor and musician. He talks about his involvement with SAG-AFTRA contract negotiations and what improvements he hopes for as things move forward. Keythe offers some advice to himself and others which is to keep practicing, work hard and always strive to get better.

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EP 289 Keythe Farley: Voice Over Coach and Actor in Mass Effect & Fallout 4 Video Games

July 1, 2018

EPISODE 289 - Chuck and Stacey sit down with Keythe Farley, voice actor from Mass Effect and Fallout 4, casting and voice director and voice over coach. The three sing the praises of George Whittam for his home studio expertise that Keythe utilized for his latest coaching endeavor, The VO Lounge. Keythe talks about the inspiration for creating the VO Lounge, and tells us about his experiences in voice casting and the importance of actors having a solid interactive demo. Keythe offers advice to those wanting to work in the video game world from getting acting and improv training to researching the industry. He explains his own audition process and how he utilizes his skill as a voice director to evaluate his performance.

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EP 288 Carolina Ravassa & Anjali Bhimani: Voice Over Actors in Overwatch Video Game - Symmetra, Sombra

June 25, 2018

EPISODE 288 - Chuck and Stacey continue their interview with Carolina Ravassa and Anjali Bhimani, the versatile actresses who voice Sombra and Symmetra characters in Blizzard Entertainment’s hit video game, Overwatch. The two talk about their friendship and how they keep balance and stay in gratitude while pursuing their acting careers. Carolina and Anjali stress the importance of keeping perspective about your progress and surrounding yourself with people who lift you up and accept you for who you are. They talk about the highlights of appearing at conventions around the world that includes meeting amazing people, celebrating kindness and hearing about the ways that Overwatch impacts people’s lives in a positive way. The discussion concludes with each answering the qualities they like most about themselves and each other. Watch & Subscribe on YouTube to VO Buzz Weekly and to Carolina Ravassa - Hispanglosaxon and Anjali Bhimani - Sweeetanj Follow on

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EP 287 Carolina Ravassa & Anjali Bhimani: Voices of Sombra & Symmetra in Overwatch

June 17, 2018

EPISODE 287 - Chuck and Stacey welcome the two talented actresses who play Sombra and Symmetra in Blizzard Entertainment’s Overwatch video game, Carolina Ravassa and Anjali Bhimani. The two share how they landed the roles in Overwatch and why they feel it’s such an extraordinary game with its inclusiveness, diversity, range and complexity. They explain what a recording session for Overwatch is like and the joy of working with Blizzard voice and casting director, Andrea Toyias. Carolina talks about working on her animation demo with Chuck at Demos That Rock as well as the personal story of how she found her way to the U.S. to pursue her acting career. Anjali speaks about studying theatre at Northwestern, to performing on Broadway and then making the move to Los Angeles. They both discuss the ongoing journey of embracing their authenticity and uniqueness and the ability to keep moving forward despite the obstacles and setbacks. Anjali and Carolina reflect on advice that they got along the way that has helped them in their lives and careers.

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EP 286 Chris Edgerly: Voice Over Actor on The Simpsons, Final Fantasy, Sofia the First, Tom & Jerry

June 10, 2018

EPISODE 286 - Chuck and Stacey continue their interview with voice actor and stand up comic, Chris Edgerly of The Simpsons animated series, Passengers, Dragons: Riders of Berk, The Clone Wars, Naruto, Sofia the First, Tom & Jerry and Cid Highwind from Final Fantasy. Chris, shares the story of why he got in trouble while riding a Disney attraction where he voices a character. Chris performs some of his character voices like Gobber and Cid Highwind in Final Fantasy, and he goes on to demonstrate some of his spot on impressions like Liam Neeson, Matthew McConnaughey, Jeff Goldblum, Antonio Banderas, Michael Caine and Peter O’Toole. Chris talks about his attitude towards auditioning and booking the gig and the importance of trusting his instincts and moving on. He discusses the digital content collaboration with his brother Dave that you can check out on Patreon: Edgy Brothers Presents Happy Hour. Chris speaks about the keys to his career longevity that his authentic passion to be a lifelong artist and creator, which allows him to do it no matter the results and be able to deal with the uncertainty.

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EP 285 Chris Edgerly: From Getting Fired From Every Job To Voicing 9 Seasons On The Simpsons

June 3, 2018

EPISODE 285 - Chuck and Stacey welcome the totally fun and extremely talented, Chris Edgerly. Chris is a stand-up comedian and versatile voice actor in commercials, promos, animation and more than 100 video game titles like playing Cid Highwind in Final Fantasy. Chris shares how having an extroverted personality as a child made it a no-brainer for him to want to become an actor and performer. He describes what the life of a standup comic on the road is like and the way his comedy skills have helped him transition to working as a voice actor. He offers solid advice to those wanting to work in the voiceover business that includes getting stand-up experience, developing your acting chops and using your fear to motivate you to move forward. Chris talks about his 9th season working on The Simpsons doing a variety of different voices and explains the process of recording the episode from table read to ADR. Chris recalls the times when he and voice actor friend, Nolan North installed crown moulding to “make ends meet” as shares some of his other odd jobs he got fired from including the Whispering Canyon Café at DisneyWorld.

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EP 284 Matthew Mercer: Dungeons & Dragons Game Master in Critical Role | Geek and Sundry

May 27, 2018

EPISODE 284 - Chuck and Stacey continue talking with their wonderfully talented friend, Matthew Mercer. Matt is a huge anime, animation and video game actor with hundreds of credits to his name like the Dungeons and Dragons Master and creator of Geek & Sundry’s Critical Role. Matt is also the voice of McCree in the Overwatch video game. Matthew explains his personal motto, “to abandon expectations” and how he keeps a healthy perspective about his life and work. He speaks to the times in his career when he was struggling to “make ends meet” and offers sound advice and inspiration to those who want to work in the voiceover industry. Matt talks about some of the people who inspire him like physicist Richard Feynman, and voice acting legends like Mel Blanc, Rob Paulsen and Jim Cummings. He shares the ways that he gives back to voice actors starting out and also charity work he’s involved with for www.826National.org that helps underprivileged kids develop their creative writing and storytelling abilities. Matthew explains the significance of the bracelets he wears which serve as powerful life reminders and he reveals the times when he’s the happiest and some places in the world that he loves to go.

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Ep 283 Matthew Mercer - Voice of McCree in Overwatch & Dungeon Master in Critical Role | Voice Acting

May 20, 2018

EPISODE 283 - Chuck and Stacey welcome their super talented friend, anime, animation and video game actor, Matthew Mercer. Matt is loved by fans for his work in Thundercats, as the Dungeon Master and creator of the internet sensation Critical Role and as McCree in Blizzard Entertainment video game, Overwatch. Matthew talks about his inspiration for creating the role-playing game, Critical Role from his experiences growing up playing Dungeons & Dragons. Be sure to check it out on the Geek and Sundry Twitch page and YouTube channel. He explains the Dungeon Master and expresses positive sentiments about how the current culture embraces and celebrates Dungeons & Dragons. Matthew talks about the audition and callback process for landing the role of McCree in Overwatch, which was a great reminder for him to always trust his instincts. He gives some insights into his approach to auditions and some specific things he does to bring them to life in a complete way. Matthew shares the personal story of how he went from animation and illustration drawing to discovering theatre and on-camera acting that ultimately led him to become a full-time voice actor.

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EP 282 Jeff Zannini: #1 Comic-Con Voice Over Booking Agent & Creator Of Twisted Toonz

May 13, 2018

EPISODE 282 - Chuck & Stacey continue chatting with their dear friend, Jeff Zannini, the #1 voiceover and on-camera talent convention booking manager, creator of Twisted Toonz and owner of Celebrity Talent Booking. Jeff speaks to the major differences between U.S. based and international conventions plus shares how he and his team stay on top of what is trending in anime, video games, animation and pop culture. He explains what he must consider when deciding which talent he will represent and explains what his creation Twisted Toonz is and why the fans love it so much. Jeff answers what the ultimate goal for his company is and what he still wants to accomplish in the future. He reminds people that, “just because something takes effort, it doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try it and every “no” is an opportunity to a “yes." Jeff also recommends to anyone wanting great information and insight about the voiceover industry to watch VO Buzz Weekly episodes and visit veteran voice actor Dee Bradley Baker’s website, www.IWantToBeAVoiceActor.com

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Have you ever wanted to be a voice actor? Maybe you’ve heard the voice from a movie trailer, TV commercial, video game, cartoon, celebrity impressions, internet or radio ad, and thought, “I want to do that!” Do you wonder what it takes to succeed in the voice over business? Or, are you a fan looking to finally put a "face to the voice" of the biggest and best celebrity voice artists? Well, your search is over! VO Buzz Weekly is the hit global voice over web show that's inspiring, educating and entertaining viewers in over 85 countries around the world. Every week, you get up close and personal with a top narrator, voice actor or actress from your favorite cartoons, animation, television promo, TV show, movies, audiobooks, movie trailer, TV commercials and video games, along with the top voice casting directors and agents working in the industry today. You’ll get the inside scoop on how voice artists work from home in their own home studio! Get tips for setting up your vocal booth and voice over equipment. Learn proper microphone technique and other critical skills to enhance your audio and find the right sound for your voice to nail voice over auditions and casting calls. Learn what to look for when seeking a voice coach, and peek behind the voice casting curtain to learn the secrets that improve every voice over audition and narration. VO Buzz Weekly is so much more than just “how to do voice over.” From voice coaching to home business advice, every episode is full of tips, inspiring personal stories and insights to help you succeed in the booming voice over industry, and in life. It’s comprehensive voice over training like you’ve never seen before. Whether you’ve been doing voiceover work for years, or are interested in voice acting, VO Buzz Weekly has something for you! Subscribe now and never miss an episode! VO Buzz Weekly primary focus points: How To Do Voice Over, Voice Over Training, Voice Over Classes, Voice Over Business, Voice Over Coach, Voice Over Lessons, Learn Voice Over, Voice Over Technique for Voice Actors. jim cummings

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