“In A World,’ All Voice-Overs Are Not Created Equal
August 08, 2013
the new comedy In a World … — written and directed by actress Lake Bell — tells the story of voice-over artists competing to become the next Don LaFontaine.
Bell starred with Meryl Streep in It’s Complicated
In a World … casts her as a veteran voice coach who wants to break into the male-dominated world of voice-overs.
… researching an accent, and the perils of “sexy-baby vocal virus.”
On how male and female voice-overs are used differently
Bell: “If a man is selling you a car in a voice-over, it’s like, ‘Buy this car and you’ll get to be me.’ And if a woman is selling a car via the voice-over, then it’s sort of, ‘Buy this car and you’ll get to be with me.’ ”
On sexy voice trends through the ages
Bell: “The vocal trend that is infecting the female youth in this fine nation is the sexy baby vocal virus.
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