Jay Simon

Info

Bio : Jay Simon is a British actor and voiceover artist. An accomplished career in Theatre, TV, Film and Voiceover, Jay began as a soloist with the English National Opera at the age of thirteen. He spent years providing voices, impressions and worldwide accents for ‘Newsnight’, ’Dispatches‘ and ‘Panorama’. Jay has voiced many commercials and promos for TV and Radio including; SKY, BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Nat Geo, Discovery Channel, Sony, Nintendo, British Airways, Revlon, Ford, Mazda, Ikea, Barclaycard, TCM movies and many more. Animation work includes voicing ‘Power Rangers’, ‘Big Big World, ‘Finley the fire-engine’, ‘Molly Monster’ and recently the Hulu animated feature ‘Mosley’. Documentary narrations include; ‘China the Secret Lands’, ‘Future Car’, ‘Mega-structures', ‘Superhuman Bodies’ and audio guides for the Guggenheim Museum NY, Tate Modern, Lego-land and the Imperial War Museum. Jay has voiced numerous characters in video games including; ‘Haze’, ’Jericho’, ‘Spartan Total Warrior’, ‘Shing’, ‘We Happy Few’ and ‘Path of Exile’. Jay is very experienced at ADR having worked on various movies inc 'The Bourne Identity’, 'The Hobbit’, ‘Defiance’, ‘Spy-game’ and TV shows: 'The Tudors', ‘The King’, ‘NY-Lon’, and ‘Call the Midwife’.

Experience: Theatre, Commercial, Promo, Corporate, Comedy, Documentary, Voiceover, Video Game, Animation, IVRs, Drama, Radio Drama, Kids TV, impressionist, International, ADR, Opera, Audio Book, Singer, E-Learning, Screen

Type: Voiceover, Actor, Male, Singer, International, Impressionist, Videogame Characters

Vocal Age Range: 45-80

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Voice

Description : Smooth, rich, sophisticated, direct, authoritative and appealing. Jay brings a charismatic, intelligent warmth and soft English vocal style, With his versatile tone in both his native British and huge repertoire of accents, characters and vocal range, Jay is a dependable and likeable voice-over tour de force! Born in London, Jay now resides in New Zealand and records voice-work remotely from his own home studio.

Native Voice: British

Accent: London, RP, French, Standard Welsh, New Zealand, Australian, Manchester, Northern Irish, American Southern States, California, Mid Atlantic, Russian, Central Scotland, New York, Italian, German, Dorset, Dutch, Israel, Scandinavian

Documentary Style: Informative, Medical, Educational, History, Natural History, Music, Dramatic, Crime, Conversational, Authoritive, Travel

Style: charm, conversational, warm, authoratitive, rich, articulate, smooth, engaging, natural, expressive, Inviting, soothing, versatile, accents