Talk with Voice Actor Consultant Kim Handysides
Have you been told that you have a great speaking voice? Want to get into voice acting to earn a living with your voice? We’ll you’ve come to the right place to get all the information, guidance, direction and resources needed to succeed. If you watch TV, then chances are you’ve heard the voice work of Kim Handysides. Kim has done it all in the world of voice-acting and she is ready to mentor you one-on-one to help you put your voice acting dreams into motion.
Kim is an award-winning voice actor and coach. A thirty-year voiceover veteran and successful industry advocate, Kim has narrated over ten thousand projects from commercials and gaming characters to documentaries and TV series to virtual reality and eLearning to award ceremonies and audiobooks.
With roots in theatre, film and broadcasting, Kim began commercial voice work shortly after college and quickly became a key player in major markets. The brand voice for over a decade for L’Oréal, Hershey’s and Danone, her commercial client list reads like a who’s who of major corporations and includes Sears, Weight Watchers, Remax, MacDonald's, Gerber, Johnson & Johnson, Humana, Bell, Ikea, Subaru, Toyota, Chevy, Houzz, Easterseals, GE, Dunkin Donuts, Cool Whip, Delta, Dove, Philadelphia Cream Cheese, CVS/Caremark, Chipotle, Clairol, Claritin, Budweiser, AXA, KLM, Club Med, and GMC. In 2016 she was nominated for a Society of Voice Arts Award for Best TV voiceover in LA.
Narrator for several TV series including “Occult Crimes” and “Beyond Belief” Kim has also dubbed animation and documentaries and done film ADR for decades. She’s voiced gaming characters for Splinter Cell and Warhammer, among countless others. Animation work includes “Arthur” “Mona and the Vampire” and the lead in the animated short “To Be” which was nominated for a Cannes Golden Palm.
A thought leader in narration for eLearning and education, among the thousands of online courses Kim has voiced, 30 have won Communicator and Brandon Hall Awards. Her most recent audiobook narration (in which she performed 75 characters) was the International Best Selling biographical trilogy from Sandra Gulland on Josephine Bonaparte.
Kim is a sought-after coach and speaker in the voice industry and would be happy to help give you a leg up in this diverse, creative and growing field.