Voiceover Like Viola Davis
Voiceovers That Sound like Viola Davis
Are you looking for an African American female voiceover artist that sounds like Viola Davis? You’ve come to the right place! Blue Wave Voiceover offers several fantastic Black female voiceover talents that can capture the essence of Viola Davis’ strong, emotional, empathetic and stirring voice. Perhaps your client has referenced Davis’ emotional speech from the 2017 Academy Awards as the type of voiceover performance they would like to see their copy come to life with. Viola Davis is known for performances possessing great emotional depth and her voice resonates with a deep, earthy and sometimes almost gritty quality. It’s not about a perfect Viola Davis soundalike or celebrity impersonation of Viola Davis, but rather capturing the power, the feel, the sound and tone of the powerful delivery that she has become known for. Viola Davis delivers performances with emotion, strength, courage, confidence and grace.
We know that clients from advertising agencies, political communications firms, media production agencies and candidate campaigns are looking for authentic Black female voice actors who would be able to capture a sound like hers. Our professional African American female talents can deliver your messaging with care, compassion and urgency. Blue Wave Voiceover is the home of multicultural, diverse and authentic voiceover artists that look and sound like America today.
Search artist bio pages and demos for more information about experience, sound, turnaround time, recording studio tech specs and more. Let’s meet the outstanding African American women of Blue Wave Voiceover that can sound like Viola Davis now.
Profile Link: www.bluewavevoiceover.com/voices/mara-junot
A talented performer, Mara Junot has been called the “Swiss Army knife of voiceover.” She can seamless move between accents, dialects and tones. A warm and powerful African-American voiceover talent, Mara has voiced spots for various political campaigns over the last several years in addition to commercials, promo and narration for clients like AT&T, ION Plus and E! True Hollywood Story. She offers an Urban read if you’re looking for that specific dialect and style. Mara’s voiceover delivery can also be described as smooth, sensual, authoritative, bright, natural and personal – very similar to Viola Davis’ performances.
Mara has a professional broadcast-quality recording studio is equipped with the following equipment: Neumann TLM 103, Sennheiser MKH 416 shotgun, RØDE NT1-A and Blue Baby Bottle microphones. Mara is a full-time talent and can accommodate urgent sessions with fast turnaround.
Profile Link: www.bluewavevoiceover.com/voices/kesha-monk
An actor and broadcaster for more than 20 years make a passionate African-American political voiceover artist! Kesha Monk served as the live announcer for The Soul Train Awards and a major Emily’s List fundraiser in Washington DC. She has also done TV and radio commercials for Dreamworks, Dunkin’ Donuts, Busch Gardens and Coca Cola. Kesha’s resonant voice is described as trustworthy, confident, believable, compelling, conversational and inspirational. Her delivery is flawless and confident, similar to Viola Davis’ emotionally compelling reads.
Kesha’s professional broadcast-quality home recording studio features a lot of professional equipment including: WhisperRoom, Shure SM7B Cardioid Dynamic Vocal Microphone, Focusrite Scarlett 2i2 USB Audio Interface, Audio Technica ATH-M50X Professional Monitor Headphones, MacBook Air & iMac Retina 5K. Voiceover is her full-time focus and passion and she is available for last minute and urgent sessions and bookings. You’ll find Kesha Monk as a great stand-in for a voice that can sound like Viola Davis.
Profile Link: www.bluewavevoiceover.com/voices/cenophia-mitchell
With her youthful, unique voice, Cenophia Mitchell exudes a hip, appealing style that connects with young African-American millennials and Generation Z. You can hear her voice in television and radio commercials from Netflix, Starbucks, Uber, and more. A frequent comment from clients is that they love how Cenophia’s vocal tone and style appeals to both male and female listeners that hear her. Her voice strikes the same tone as Viola Davis when she is being more conversational and casual, like in celebrity interviews.
You can find Cenophia’s professional recording studio using an Audio-Technica AT2035 microphone and UR12 interface. She is a full-time voiceover artist and can offer a general 24 hour turnaround time, but she will always do her best to work with clients who may need a same day session or delivery. So, if you’re looking for a Viola Davis sound when she is at her most easygoing essence – check out Cenophia’s demos and profile page.
Profile Link: www.bluewavevoiceover.com/voices/krysta-wallrauch
Krysta is a full-time African American voice actor who has worked for the Democratic Party over and over again. She leads with a warm, friendly, conversational sound that’s landed her jobs with Heifer International and AstraZeneca. Her mature and grounded sound comes with natural gravitas – very similar to Viola Davis’ speaking and performance style. Krysta’s voice is confident and authoritative with an essence of trustworthiness. Like Viola Davis – she means what she says and says what she means. And, Krysta is not afraid to be sassy when you need it. Krysta has indigenous Native American / American Indian heritage, with Crow roots on her paternal side and Blackfoot roots on her maternal side. For the 2020 election season, Krysta voiced anti-Trump spots for The Lincoln Project that saw over a million views on YouTube and Social Media.
Krysta’s broadcast-quality recording studio is impressive and equipped with a fully treated sound-booth, Sennheiser MKH416 mic, Centrance MicPort Pro interface, and Adobe Audition CC Editing. She is available for same-day sessions and immediate turnaround. When seeking a soundalike for Viola Davis at her most earthy, grounded, mature and confident – Krysta Wallrauch is a great choice.