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Demo for an audio book
« on: February 02, 2018, 03:51:53 AM »
British actor and director Christopher Selbie has a go at the opening of Steel, Blood & Fire in the run-up to a full audio version!

https://soundcloud.com/user-431713100/steel-blood-fire-demo

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Re: Demo for an audio book
« Reply #1 on: February 04, 2018, 11:48:12 AM »
Can he do my answering machine?

Seriously, what fun! I wonder whether people in England always want Americans to do their fantasy novel reads, given that we always want Brits.

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Re: Demo for an audio book
« Reply #2 on: February 04, 2018, 07:25:50 PM »
Christopher's sense of it is that the industry prefers an English accent unless it's something that clearly needs an American accent, like The Grapes of Wrath or To Kill a Mockingbird. I'm actually a trained and experienced voice actor myself, but I know when to get out of my own way!