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Eric P. Sherman

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I can answer any question related to Voice Acting, such as: How to break into the business, What kinds of jobs exist, and how to develop the necessary skills. Also, regarding tools of the trade, such as demos, agents, and networking. Anything and everything related to the casting and recording process.

Experience in the area

I started a studio called Bang Zoom! Entertainment which has been in business for 17 years. During this time we became the most prolific studio in the world doing voice over work for anime (Japanese animation). In addition, Bang Zoom is recognized for voice casting and recording of well-known video games such as World of Warcraft and Starcraft II, and League of Legends, and original high profile animated series for Marvel, Disney and Lego. I directed a series called The Secret Millionaires' Club featuring the voice of Warren Buffett and produced and directed a documentary entitled "Adventures in Voice Acting".

Education/Credentials

New York University, Tisch School of the Arts 1987

Awards and Honors

Webby Award, Best Sound Design Telly Award, Best Educational Documentary Best of Burbank Award, Audio Post Production SPJA Award, Best Casting Director

Past/Present Clients

Disney Marvel Sony Aniplex Activision Microsoft Warner Brothers Blizzard EA Namco Bandai Capcom Starz Media Viz

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Recent Answers from Eric P. Sherman

2015-12-17 voice over techniques and other questions:

Firsty, I apologize for the delay in answering. I have been traveling and no access to wifi.     When I read your questions I thought that I really am not qualified to answer them. However, I could not

2015-09-11 home voice acting:

Brian:  I just noticed that you had sent me some additional questions! So sorry for the long delay!     <i>Any tips or advice about where my talents are best applied? Websites, companies, agencies, etc?

2015-08-20 home voice acting:

Hi Brian, First of all, I'm sorry that it took me so long to get to this site to answer your question.     The good news is that you don't NEED a home studio to be a voice actor. However, these days, it

2015-02-18 My Demo Reel. What do you think?:

Hi Leo,    Forgive me for taking so long to answer this. We really don't listen to demos posted on informational sites like this, and this link isn't working for me. I encourage you to send an email through

2015-02-02 Why Always The Same Voice Actors?:

Hi Everson!    Thank you for your question which I'm sure many people think about.     First of all, the encouraging words I give to voice actors are from the heart, and I hope I have been helpful to people

 

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