Promo voiceover is a complex mix of copy analysis, the right vocal timbre and accurate placement. To make things even more interesting, much of promo is recorded without the help of visual references, so developing that "spot on" internal stop watch and having a "good feel" for the process is critical. In this workshop voiceover veteran, Sylvia Villagran, direct you and offer useful techniques to help you better understand the process.
About our instructor
A native Angeleno, Sylvia Villagran grew up with the “only Spanish spoken in the home,” rule and thanks her parents for her serious bilingual skills. Those skills, along with the ability to switch her voice from sophisticated to urban hip have made Sylvia one of the most versatile voice actresses working today, in both the English and Spanish market.
Sylvia Villagran is currently the promo voice for Jeopardy! and Wheel of Fortune and the female promo voice on Telemundo. In 2015 she was the voice of the 20th annual Critics Choice Awards and Premios Juventud on Univision. She was the announcer for the MTV VMAs 2014, the Writers Guild Awards, several years running, and the 2012 Democratic National Convention.
Sylvia's current commercial campaigns include Crest and Healthnet.
Learn a bit more about promo voiceover from Sylvia Villagran.