Gamasutra, BTW is a pretty cool site to visit if you’re seeking a VO career in games. Immerse yourself in this site for starters…lots of links and info.
Hale is listed in Franklin Hall’s list of “TOP 50 VOICE ACTORS OF ALL TIME“.
Her credits include Clash of the Titans Video Game, Star Wars The Clone Wars TV series, G-I Joe: Renegades TV series, and much much more.
In her interview, what struck me was this comment: “…There’s a moment where a director communicates with you what’s going on, what they need…there’s a moment that a spark happens inside the actor. And you can see it if you’re really engaging the actor, really looking, you can see when that spark fires. You need to get off the button and let it go. Let them talk, let ‘em act…”
Take a few moments to read the whole Gamasutra interview. Whether you’re aspiring to do game voices, animation, commercials, e-learning, or audiobooks…there’s wise advice for all Voice actors in this Gamasutra interview.