This week on ActingUpRadio.com Jeff Hixson of VoiceBank.NET @ActingUpRadio @The_Wes_Stevens
#NowListening This Weeks Acting Up Radio ! Wes Stevens VOX, Rick Zieff, Kevin E West from ActingUpRadio on @CastBox_FM
This week on ActingUpRadio.com we talk with Jeff Hixson of VoiceBank.NET and the recent acquisition of VoiceBank to Voices.com and then we talk to our weekly contributor Wes Stevens of VOX The Voice of Vox and his talk on the recent sale of VoiceBank.net
Also, catch up on CastBox.fm for the live stream of this show. Just go to CastBox.net and search for ActingUpRadio
Will Roberts is a renaissance man to say the least. A SAG actor for the past 30 years, Voice talent and talk show host and producer for 30 years. .
I have spent the last 30 years developing quite a variety of talents. From an on air FOX Kids host, a seasoned theater actor, Syndicated radio humorist, to performing on Las Vegas strip and his comedic work with the famed Cirque du Soleil. Take a look at my work and you will agree that this actor has the versatility & acting chops to hang with the big boys.
In addition to being an established actor, I am also a
Guinness World Record Gun Spinner
Former Cirque du Soleil performer, who performed in the “Viva Elvis” show in Las Vegas for four years. Go to ActorWillRoberts.com
@The_Wes_Stevens – The Voice of Vox
Wes and Will talk about recent news in the world of Voiceover.
About Wes: Wes has advocated for talent as a profession since 1994. He started in Columbus, Ohio at a small agency booking variety acts before joining Talent Group, Inc. (TGI) in Los Angeles in 1995 as an assistant. Seven years later, he acquired TGI’s voice-over department and launched VOX, Inc. (Read more)
Also, check out HELP save The Amazon! www.amazonteam.org/
CHECK OUT: Wes Stevens thoughts on companies like Voices.com and a link to an article you will want to read!
Wes Stevens: Some new insights from the ugly world of P2P auditioning (articles is from 2016). Interesting days ahead: “They have essentially taken over the job of a talent agent, and are NOT treating their talent according to the principles true talent agencies do. In the process, they are putting real talent agencies at risk – the real workers who fight for the talent. It has to stop.”
@TheKevinE Actors-Network – The Actors Network
Why actors get taken advantage of!
Kevin E. West has been a working actor in Hollywood since 1990. His credits include Aquarius, Criminal Minds, Bones, Castle, Touch, CSI: Miami, Justified, Leverage, Lost, 24, Desperate Housewives, NCIS, Alias, CSI, Judging Amy, NYPD Blue, The X-Files, Melrose Place, The Pretender, Resurrection Blvd, Oh, Baby, Angel, VIP, Seven Days, Diagnosis Murder, Arrest & Trial, In The House, Young and the Restless, Bold and Beautiful, Passions, General Hospital, Santa Barbara, Port Charles, and The Texas Cheerleader Story and the long-running Matlock are just a sampling of his many credits which also include a 2 year stint as a Stand-up Comic and Improv artist. (Read More)
Rick Zieff – The Voice Of Reason
Will and Rick talk about your social media.
Rick’s dynamic and entertaining coaching style make him a much sought after lecturer throughout the country. In Los Angeles, “Rick Zieff’s Unbelievably Fun Voice-over Class” is extremely popular, and he is a guest panelist at many popular L.A. workshops. Many of Rick’s students have gone on to do national commercials, hit animation TV series, hit video games, bestseller audiobooks, and ongoing corporate narration. No matter what the medium, Rick emphasizes the importance of character development, text analysis, improvisation, and stresses that making strong creative choices are essential at the microphone. He teaches the tools voice actors need to “book” the job.
For information on voice-over coaching and demo production, contact:
“Rick Zieff’s Unbelievably Fun Voice-over Class”