Matt Sager

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Joker Origin Film Reportedly Wants Robert De Niro For Supporting Role

Advertising [x]<p>by Matthew Erao<p>– on<p>in Movie News<p>A new batch of character descriptions for the <b>Joker</b> origin movie have reportedly surfaced—along with …

Robert DeNiro

This Week in Links: June 11 – 15

For Producers:<b>If You Start Crying – Don’t Stop Narrating! And More Tips From BookCon</b> – via Voice-Over Xtra – Audiobook narrator Tom Dheere shares …

Writing

Neumann Microphone Comparison - Part One

Here at ESV we’ve once again enlisted Mike Aiton to conduct an independent review; this time its the turn of a selection of Neumann microphones. The …

Music Production

‘Dark Web: Unfriended’ Trailer: In Hindsight, the Internet May Have Been a Bad Idea — Watch

The found-footage horror sequel arrives in theaters next month.<p>“Unfriended” only cost $1 million to make and grossed $64 million, which is to say …

Horror

Inside Netflix’s TV-Swallowing, Market-Dominating Binge Factory

Above, Ryan Murphy, Spike Lee, Laverne Cox, Alison Brie, Jane Fonda, Robin Wright, and Jason Bateman.<p>“What do you think about gas in the tank for the …

TV

Ugly: the nightmare-inducing animation that just became eligible for an Oscar

Directed by Russian-born filmmaker Nikita Diakur, <i>Ugly</i> oozes a gentle mix of crayon-fuelled chaos and drug-induced dreams.Created in a video game …

Animation

Rick and Morty deliver creepy birthday card to Kanye West

Rapper Kanye West turned 41 on Friday, and landed a special -- and also kind of creepy -- birthday gift.<p>Wife Kim Kardashian West tweeted out a special audio birthday card in which Rick & Morty creator Justin Roiland has both his famous characters wish West a happy b-day. But this being Rick & …

Kim Kardashian

Audio is publishing’s new star as sales soar across genres

Writers are turning to the spoken word as their preferred medium, encouraged by a boom in audiobook sales that is transforming publishing.<p>This weekend, audio publisher Audible, owned by Amazon, released an audiobook of Andrew Motion reading 30 mostly unpublished poems as part of his memoir <i>Essex …

Books

Big-name stars are stealing voice actors’ jobs

These days, half the fun of watching an animated movie is figuring out which recognizable face is voicing which character. Next week, Catherine …

Cameron Diaz

iPad Pro 2018: Apple’s Flagship Tablet Could Be In For A Big Upgrade This Year | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Apple’s iPad Pro lineup is in need of an update. The last flagship tablet that the Cupertino-based tech giant released was unveiled last year during …

Blade Runner Prop Gun Sells for $41k, Snake Plissken’s MAC-10 for $20k

During Profiles In History’s auction today a prop blaster from <i>Blade Runner</i> and Snake Plissken’s MAC-10 came up.The blaster, of course, is iconic —</b> …

Blade Runner

Tech Addiction and the Paradox of Apple's 'Screen Time' Tools

Steve Jobs changed the world with the iPhone, the glossy slab of aluminum and glass that redefined the category of “phone” the day it went on sale in …

Tim Cook

Apple Now Allows Free Trials for iOS Apps

Non-subscription apps can now offer a free time-based trial period before payment is required.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Apps

William Phipps Dies: Voice Of Prince Charming In ‘Cinderella’ Was 96

William Phipps, the voice of Prince Charming in the animated Disney film <i>Cinderella</i>and a prolific actor who appeared in more than 200 film and …

Equality in the Voiceover Industry: Men & Women Working Together

<b>Members: Free</b><p><b>Non-Members: Free</b><p>20:00pm London BST/15:00pm New York EDT/12:00pm Los Angeles PDT / 5:00am Sydney AEST (+1 day)<p>The Women in Voiceover …

Los Angeles

Vegeta’s Voice Actor Is Loving The New Dragon Ball Z Golden Age

If you ever find yourself in the cast of a <i>Dragon Ball</i> fight scene, Christopher Sabat has some advice. “You can either scream once, and make it really …

Anime

How to Master Self-Direction as a Voice Actor

It may come as something of a surprise to you, but regardless of whether you’re auditioning for on-camera or voiceover, you’re not likely to get much …

Ryan Reynolds, Michael Bay, and the writers of Deadpool are making a Netflix movie

This should be funnier than Bright<p>Last year Netflix made its first attempt at producing a blockbuster action movie with the fantasy-action hybrid <i>Bright</i>, but it appears the service has upped its ambitions considerably. According to <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i>, it will be producing a new Ryan Reynolds …

Film Industry

Phoebe Waller-Bridge Had No Idea What a Droid Was When She Auditioned for Solo

Not even Google could help her.<p><i>Star Wars</i> is so much a part of the culture’s collective consciousness, it’s shocking when we hear someone we know hasn’t seen any of the movies, or doesn’t know who voices Yoda or what color Luke Skywalker’s lightsaber is. <b>Phoebe Waller-Bridge,</b> creator of <i>Fleabag</i> and</i> …

The Truth About Voiceover Headshots

Ever since the advent of film, actors and performers have had headshots. You’ve seen them with big, bold, black signatures scrawled over them—signed …

African-American News

Doubling Down on Audiobook Success

<i>Audible Approved Producer Eric Martin joins us today to discuss one of the rewarding creative partnerships he’s forged on ACX and how it has grown</i> …

SUBJECT: Write emails faster with Smart Compose in Gmail

Smart Compose helps save you time by cutting back on repetitive writing, while reducing the chance of spelling and grammatical errors. It can even …

Stephen King and Joe Hill's In the Tall Grass heads to Netflix, James Marsden in talks to star

Last year, Netflix debuted two Stephen King adaptations, <i>Gerald’s Game</i> and <i>1922</i>, as original movies. Now, Netflix has lined up a deal for <i>In The Tall</i> …

Nancy Cartwright, voice over artist for Bart Simpson talks about artwork and sitcom

Get the news<p>Subscribe Today<p>Log In<p>Subscribed, but don't have a login?<p>Activate your digital access.<p>CLOSE<p>Nancy Cartwright has been the voice for Bart …

Finding his voice: Oxford man makes living behind the mic

OXFORD – Standing in his kitchen one afternoon, Andy Field was doing something that he loves – trying to make his wife laugh.<p>Imitating the voice of …

This Week in Links: April 30 – May 4

For Rights Holders:<b>How Do Authors Sell The Truth of Their Books</b> – via BookMarketingBuzzBlog – This piece will help you learn how to be more …

Women in Gaming: Voiceover Special Podcast Release!

The secret Netflix tricks and codes that will change your streaming habits forever

A range of secret Netflix codes have been revealed - and they promise to help you unlock the full range of films and TV shows.<p>Not all content appears …

Game Of Thrones casting for new characters

Fancy starring in Games Of Thrones alongside the likes of Kit Harington, Emilia Clarke and Maisie Williams?<p>HBO are looking for actors to appear in …

A Simple Audio Editing Trick that Will Make Your Dialogue & Voiceover Sound Better

For the sake of clarity, it's important to make sure your dialogue and voiceover are clear and concise, and make sure that the words flow into one …