Praise for Voiceovers: Techniques and Tactics for Success (Second Edition)

“Wilcox does it again! Everything you will ever need to know about voiceover in a sparkling second edition: the tools, the techniques, and now a deeper dive into the digital world, animation, and audiobooks. A must-have for everyone in our industry.” - Chris Spencer, Executive Vice President, HBO Creative Services

“This is a thoughtful, thorough guidebook to help you navigate your way through today’s ever-changing world of voiceover … with confidence!” - Sue O’Neal, Radio Personality

Have you ever been told you have a nice voice? Now you can put your talents to the test. Janet Wilcox’s new book offers exercises to help you learn the tricks of the trade. Plus interviews with industry pros give you the inside scoop on the latest voiceover trends. The book also comes with a CD featuring vocal exercises and behind-the-scene interviews with working voice actors.

This all-inclusive resource for anyone who wants to pursue a VO career just got better. Find out about agents, demos, and internet opportunities. Follow step-by-step acting and vocal exercises. Then practice with industry scripts. You’ll explore promos, commercials, narrations, audio books and animation.

It’s a fun, practical guide to get your voiceover career going.

• Acting techniques • Vocal warm-ups • Improv exercises • Character checklists • Tips for making demos • Sample VO scripts • Casting insights • Advice on getting professional representation • And much more!

“Janet Wilcox has written a wonderful book where all the information is at your fingertips.” - Michelle Danner, Artistic Director, Edgemar Center for the Arts and the Michelle Danner Acting Studio

“This is an invaluable guide for anyone interested in entering the exciting business of voice acting - and for working professionals who want to continue honing their craft.”  - Jeannie Novak, author, Game Development Essentials series; cofounder, Indiespace and Novy Unlimited