Elainor Knight

Credits

  • Year
    Role / Type
    Name of Production
    Company
  • 2008 - 2013
    Narrator/sound editor
    Narration
    Voice guidance for AED
    Nihon Kohden, Japan
  • 2011 - 2013
    Narrator/sound editor
    Narration
    Internal e-learning materials
    Nokia Siemens Networks, Japan
  • 2008 - 2011
    Narrator/sound editor
    Telephony System
    Onhold messaging
    John Brooks Co., Ltd.
  • 2011
    Narrator/sound editor
    Narration
    In-company announcements
    Jatco Limited, Japan
  • 2008 - 2011
    Narrator/sound editor
    Telephony System
    Onhold messaging
    RGL Co., Ltd.
  • 2011
    Narrator/sound editor
    Commercial
    Robert Conti video promo for Just Jazz Magazine
    Robert Conti, USA
  • 2010
    Presenter
    Film
    Postgraduate Program Promo
  • 2008 - 2010
    Voiceover
    Commercial
    "New Tomorrow" Global TV/Web commercial
    Panasonic, Japan
  • 2009 - 2010
    Narrator/sound editor
    Narration
    Newsreading
    Twinworks Media Ltd., Japan
  • 2010
    Narrator/sound editor
    Corporate
    Takasago Promo Video
    Takasago Corporation, Japan
  • 2010
    Narrator/sound editor
    Corporate
    Corelex Promo Video
    Corelex Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2010
    Narrator/sound editor
    Narration
    Mie University Promo Video
    Mie University, Japan
  • 2010
    Narrator/sound editor
    Narration
    Audio tour
    Kurashiki, Japan
  • 2008 - 2009
    Narrator, Proofreader
    Commercial
    Yasai Science - "Fire and Taro"
    Kewpie Corporation
  • 2008 - 2009
    Narrator
    Commercial
    Yasai Science - "Ice and Spinach"
    Kewpie Corporation, Japan
  • 2008 - 2009
    Narrator
    Commercial
    Yasai Science - "Potatoes and the Earth"
    Kewpie Corporation, Japan
  • 2008 - 2009
    Voiceover
    Commercial
    "New Way IQ" national TV/Web/radio commercial
    Toyota, Japan
  • 2009
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Promo video for trade show
    Ito Seisakusho Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2009
    Narrator/sound editor
    Cartoons
    Onhold messaging
    Evolved Sound Co., Ltd., Australia
  • 2009
    Narrator/sound editor
    Telephony System
    John Brooks Roadshow telephone promo
    John Brooks Co., Ltd., New Zealand
  • 2009
    Narrator/sound editor
    Narration
    Website promo
    US Credit Find.com, USA
  • 2009
    Narrator/sound editor
    Narration
    Voice guidance for Panasonic massage chair
    Panasonic, Japan
  • 2009
    Narrator
    Narration
    Internal e-learning material
    Sony Corporation, Japan
  • 2009
    Narrator/sound editor
    Computer Game
    System voice for "Shuketsu! Chojo no Daikessen" (PSP martial arts game),
    Konami Corporation, Japan
  • 2009
    Narrator/sound editor
    Narration
    Voice guidance for massage chair
    Panasonic, Japan
  • 2009
    Narrator
    Narration
    TOEIC test material
    ECC, Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator, Proofreader
    Corporate
    Clean Association TOKYO23 promo video
  • 2008
    Narrator, Proofreader
    Corporate
    The Senior Simulation Experience Program
    Wonderful Ageing Club
  • 2008
    Narrator, Proofreader
    Corporate
    Ferrofluid Technology
  • 2008
    Voiceover
    Corporate
    Precision High-Speed Progressive Die Stamping
  • 2008
    Voiceover
    TV
    "Gokujo no Getsuyoru" variety show
    Nippon Television Network Corporation (NTV), Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Commercial
    "Only Minerals" TV commercial
    Yaman Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Telephony System
    On-hold messaging
    Asahi-Net Inc., Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Saltasia, Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Goyo Electronics Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Telephony System
    Onhold messaging
    Groenz, New Zealand
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Telephony System
    Onhold messaging
    Ecu-Line New Zealand
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Dubbing
    "When the Humans Came" e-book
    Hitman Corporation, Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Telephony System
    On-hold messaging
    Saxa Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Cartoons
    Web video promotion
    AGC Ceramics Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2008
    Voiceover and Announcer
    Narration
    Namco Land announcements
    Namco Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Narration
    Voice recognition materials
    Hitachi, Ltd. Central Research Laboratory Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Corporate
    CIS Solutions VP for Tokyo Motorshow 2008
    Hitachi Ltd., Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Telephony System
    On-hold messaging
    Nokia Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Promo video for iExpo 2008
    NEC Corporation, Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Narration
    GPS sample
    Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Mitsubishi Chemicals Corporation, Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Narration
    Internal e-learning materials
    Sony Corporation, Japan
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Commercial
    Sony "Cyber-Shot T500" in-store promo video
    Sony Corporation, Japan
  • 2006 - 2007
    Announcer
    TV
    AXN Japan Inc., Japan
  • 2006 - 2007
    Vocalist and Voiceover
    Commercial
    "OPA Bargain" TV & radio commercials
    OPA Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator/Writer/Editor
    Narration
    ESL material
    Soft-R Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    English Listening Test
    ZKAI Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    "Eigozuke" ESL material
    Plato Corporation, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    TOEIC test material
    IBM Business Consulting Service, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Narration
    TOEIC test material
    Educational Network, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    TOEIC test material
    ALC, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    TOEIC test material
    Kirihara Shoten, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    TOEIC test material
    Obunsha Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    "American Life," "Working People" ESL material
    Japan Broadcasting Corporation (NHK), Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    Talk Tips
    Newsweek Inc., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    "Naruhodo! Kids' no Fun-Fun Eigo" bilingual ESL CD
    Goken Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator/Translator
    Telephony System
    Onhold messaging x 2
    Atoo Media, France
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    Subaru Telescope visitors guide x 2
    National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, Hawaii
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Commercial
    "Audio Paper" promo
    Toppan Printing Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Narration
    "Gochiso Cooking" DVD
    Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Telephony System
    On-hold messaging
    Societe Alphagaine, France
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    On-board voice guidance
    Ayashi Kankou Bus, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Commercial
    "beed" promo video
    Impress Inc., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Website tour
    Standard and Poor's, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Telephony System
    IVR
    Japan Airlines, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    GPS vehicle navigation system
    Sanyo Denki Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Narration
    Voice guidance for "Real Pro Massage" massage chair
    Panasonic, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Internal e-learning materials
    Sony Corporation, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Cartoons
    Visitors guide to Yokohama Waterworks
    Yokohama Waterworks Bureau, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator and Translator
    Corporate
    Promo videos x 3
    YKK Corporation, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Yakult Honsha Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Ube Industries, Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator and Translator
    Corporate
    "Intelligent Transport Systems" promo videos x 2 for Tokyo Motorshow 2007
    Hitachi, Ltd., Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Ferrotech Corporation, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Commercial
    "Pixma" promo video for website
    Canon Incorporated, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Asahi Kasei Corporation, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Taiheiyo Cement Corporation, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Corporate
    NGN promo video for Hong Kong trade show
    NEC Corporation, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Nissui Corporation, Japan
  • 2007
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Mitsubishi Motors, Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator and Translator
    Telephony System
    Onhold messaging (Chinese)
    Evolved Sound Co., Ltd., Australia
  • 2006
    Narrator (English/Japanese)
    Cartoons
    "Tanoshii Obenkyou ABC te nani?" ESL DVD
    PSG Co., Ltd., Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator
    Radio
    Radio imaging
    FM Karuizawa, Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator
    Radio
    Radio imaging
    FM Gunma, Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator
    Radio
    Radio imaging
    FM Sanin, Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator
    Narration
    Robert Conti promotional DVD
    Robert Conti & Pinnacle Production Group, USA
  • 2006
    Narrator
    Telephony System
    Onhold messaging x 2
    Robert Conti & Pinnacle Production Group, USA
  • 2006
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Corporate
    Crea Compo demonstration video
    Toray Advanced Computer Solution, Inc., Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Narration
    Buddhism seminar video
    Ichinyosha Ltd., Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Corporate
    Logistech Tokyo 2006 promo video
    Japan Management Association, Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Narration
    "Akogare no 2DK" museum video
    Kao Corporation, Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Narration
    Saitama City promo video
    Saitama City, Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Corporate
    Japan Home and Building Show 2006 promo video
    Japan Management Association, Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator and Translator
    Corporate
    Promo video
    Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator
    Corporate
    Promo video
    NTT DoCoMo, Japan
  • 2006
    Narrator/Proofreader
    Corporate
    Instructional video
    JALEX (Japan Airlines affiliate), Japan
  • 2005
    Narrator
    Dubbing
    "Synergy Experience Tour" web video
    Sega Sammy Group, Japan
  • 2005
    Narrator
    Telephony System
    Onhold messaging x 2
    Impertio Corporation, USA

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 2005
    Voiceover Summer School
    Voice One, San Francisco, USA
    2005, Voiceover Summer School
    Voice One, San Francisco, USA
  • 2005
    Private voiceover tuition
    Edge Studio, New York, USA
    2005, Private voiceover tuition
    Edge Studio, New York, USA

Equipment

I own and can operate: Rode condenser microphone, Adobe Audition, Mac Pro

Short description of my voice

Warm, natural, engaging

* For privacy reasons, I am unable to publish details of voiceover credits from 2013 onwards.

Industry Awards

PG Dip. course in Screen Acting (RFTS)2008

Additional Skills

* Translation
* On-camera presenting
* Songs and Jingles
* Lyrics, scriptwriting

Skills

Native accent
English
Voice Style
Announcer, Artistic, Concerned, Empathic, Friendly, Happy, Informed, Luxurious / Smooth, Natural, Soft / Gentle, Sophisticated, Versatile, Warm
Age Range
Children, Under 20, 20 - 30, 30 - 45, 45+
ISDN Line
No
Media Specialism
Audiobooks Cartoons CD Rom Commercials Corporate Documentary Dubbing E-learning Events In-car Navigation Jingles Lip Synch / ADR Multimedia Narration NewsReader Podcasts Radio Spoken word & performance poetry Teacher / Voice Coach Telephony systems Video Games
Home Studio
Yes
Accents (International)
Australian, French, New Zealand, Spanish
Accents (UK)
Lancashire, RP
Accents (North American)
General American, Southern American
Languages Spoken
English, French, Japanese, Mandarin, Spanish
Work Permits
Australia, EU