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  • It is like in the days of The Lux Radio Theater on radio when the radio-trained actors got the small roles but they had to carry the show anyway because the big movie stars in the lead roles weren't trained in radio." Bergen suggests the reason many voice actors might lose out on a part is because "when many so-called regular voice talent audition for a part, often they rely on changing their voice, giving the producer a 'cartoony' read...which most of the time is not what they are looking for in a feature.


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  • You need to have a cell phone, pager, voice mail - every possible form of communication available - because that leisurely two-job day that you were mildly looking forward to last night can become a seven-job, three-audition crunch within hours.

  • It's been seven years since my first audition for the Rugrats which turned out to be one of those shows which took a while to become really popular.

  • As I mentioned earlier it is not uncommon to see the same actors several times a day both on the job and at auditions.

  • I auditioned for these at my agent's office just the week before.

  • We complete the two Casper episodes and then I have one more thing to do before the day is done: drive to the voice casters and audition for an Airtouch Cellular advertisement.

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  • "He invited all the girls (in the show) to audition for the movie, " she explains.

  • Each person did the voice they thought she would have, and recorded the song that Howard had put down on tape for the audition." The song was "Part of Your World, " one of the most hummable tunes from the movie.

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  • Finally my wife said to me, 'You want to continue with the show or do you want to have a nervous breakdown?' " Opting for sanity, Blanc, accompanied by his wife, moved to Los Angeles, where he toiled as a character actor on radio shows while repeatedly seeking an audition with Leon Schlesinger Productions, the cartoon company that produced the original Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies for Warner Bros.

  • The audition was rather unorthodox -- at least for anyone other than a cartoon voice.

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  • AT How did you land this gig? Did you audition for the one part or do a general†reading? BB I did not audition for this project.† I've done a slew of cartoons for both Disney and Pixar.

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  • The moment he got in the door, and directors actually heard his audition material, he was in.


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  • Yahoo! Movies The Beatles - The Making of A Hard Day's Night (1995) (Accessed January 9, 2006) He also auditioned for the role of Romeo in Romeo and Juliet (1968).Coleman, Pg 51.

  • The audition occurred at the home of Peter Gabriel's parents.

  • He listened to the other auditions and memorized the pieces before his turn.

  • Collins won the audition, and a year later, Nursery Cryme (1971) was released.

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  • In 1987, while still in Toronto, the 20 year old Schweig was approached by a stranger and encouraged to audition for an upcoming production called The Shamanís Source .

  • Despite having had no prior acting experience, Schweig decided to audition.

  • In that year, he auditioned for and won the role of "Uncas" in Michael Mannís film The Last Of The Mohicans .

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  • Will you be able to stay to answer them all, Mary Kay?" >< MaryKayBergman says, "I'm gonna try my best!" >< Mickey says, "Great! Thank you." >< Next question: >< (Hercules) was it working on 'Hercules'? >< >< Mickey says, "I think he meant to have "How" at the front of that question." >< MaryKayBergman says, "Okay...if you meant how was it working on Hercules, see my last answer -- fabulous! Ron and John are the most incredible actor's directors, allowing total creativity and letting us go wild!" >< Mickey says, "The next question I think also needs "How" at the head of it..." >< Next question: >< (LudwigVonDrake) do you learn about the opportunities? >< >< Mickey says, "Did we cover that one?" >< MaryKayBergman says, "My agent calls me with auditions every day.

  • I also watch the trades like Variety and the Hollywood Reporter." >< MaryKayBergman says, "One little thing more to add to that last question: sometimes it's possible to get a job or an audition from your demo tape.

  • Also, can you deliver the goods in a high-pressure audition situation?" >< MaryKayBergman says, "Never put some character on your tape that you can't do standing on your head in a snowstorm at three am: In other words..." >< MaryKayBergman says, "If it's on your tape, you'd better be able to do it anytime anywhere..." >< MaryKayBergman says, "I used to do a character that I can only do if I've had dairy products because I can only do it if I'm clogged up" >< Mickey says, "Let's take a comment from Truckie now..." >< Next question: >< (Truckie) i'd like a large popcorn some nachos and a budwieser :) >< >< Mickey says, "Truckie, do you want fries with that?" >< Mickey smiles and moves on. Archives: 20 Years Of Jonathon Brandmeier! | by Eric ...
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  • His imitation of a buzzing house fly crashing into a wall has been his ticket to success in situations calling for unpredictability, ranging from TV show auditions to impressing a college professor enough to give him a passing grade.

  • One day, he told his boss he was going to the menís room and then slipped out to audition for The David Letterman Show.

  • He passed the audition and never looked back.

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