Roger Worrod

Roger Worrod

Credits

  • Year
    Role / Type
    Name of Production / Director
    Company
  • 2012 - 2018
    Author & Narrator
    Audiobooks
    The Slow Grey Fox Jumps Over The QueaZy Package Tourists, Book One
    Roger Worrod
    Sounds Interesting!
  • 2014 - 2018
    Narrator and All Voices
    Audiobooks
    A Christmas Carol
    Chris Penycate & Roger Worrod
    Sounds Interesting!
  • 2016 - 2018
    Narrator & subtitler
    Documentary
    Adeline Morel
    Romaine Jean
    RTS (CH)
  • 2016 - 2018
    Leonardo da Vinci
    Multimedia
    The Fantastic Voyages of Teo & Leonie
    Pascal Conicella
    Kenzan S.A.
  • 2014 - 2018
    One Man Show
    Theatre
    Under Milk Wood in 3D Surround Sound - Dylan Thomas' Centenary - on YouTube
    Roger Worrod
    Sounds Interesting!
  • 2014 - 2018
    Voice Over
    Commercial
    Café Royal
    Hastings AG
  • 2017
    Voice Over
    Commercial
    Brits Icon Awards 2017 sponsored by Café Royal
    Robbie Williams
    Hastings AG
  • 2016
    various voice overs
    Documentary
    Chasselas Forever
    Florian Burion
    Octuor Films
  • 2016
    Narrator
    Documentary
    The 20yrs of Fondation Hirondelle
    Romaine Jean
    Fondation Hirondelle
  • 2016
    Voice Over
    Commercial
    HUBLOT
    Cyril Azzam
    Shazam
  • 2016
    Bonivard
    Theatre
    The Prisoner of Chillon
    Roger Worrod
    Sounds Interesting!
  • 2015
    Narrator and All Voices
    Audiobooks
    The Potential by June Bretherton
    Chris Penycate & Roger Worrod
    Sounds Interesting!
  • 2015
    Narrator
    Film
    Underwater Metropolis (series)
    Dragan Milutinovic
    Media Art Services Int., Novi Sad, Serbia
  • 2015
    Narrator
    Events
    The Museum of Arts & History, Geneva
    Cyril Azzam
    Shazam
  • 2015
    Narrator
    Events
    The Rath Museum, Geneva
    Cyril Azzam
    Shazam
  • 2014
    Narrator
    Film
    Gem International School
    Robert Curtis
    Shazam
  • 2014
    Narrator
    Documentary
    An Eye For An Eye
    Romaine Jean & Jacob Berger
    RTS (CH)
  • 2014
    Narrator
    Documentary
    Crime Hunters
    Nicolas Wadimoff
    AKKA Films
  • 2012 - 2014
    Narrator and All Voices
    Audiobooks
    Childhood Stories Revisited by Chris Penycate
    Chris Penycate & Roger Worrod
    Sounds Interesting!
  • 2012
    Narrator
    Audiobooks
    Lord Byron's The Prisoner of Chillon
    Chris Penycate & Roger Worrod
    Sounds Interesting!
  • 2011
    Voice-over
    Commercial
    Voltarol & Voltaren
  • 2010 - 2011
    Various male voices + Mercury
    Radio
    The Legionnaire's Trail
    Vindonissa Museum
  • 2010
    Announcer - 007 Bond
    TV
    Mister Switzerland 2010
    Julian Nicole-Kay
    TSR, TSI & SF - idee suisse
  • 2010
    All the male voices & Dubbing Direction
    Cartoons
    TRACES
    Roger Worrod
  • 2008
    Narrator
    Cartoons
    ICRC - The Story of an Idea - Animation
    Roger Worrod
  • 2006 - 2007
    Ibn Sina
    Film
    A Conversation With Avicenna
    Josef Meizer
  • 2006 - 2007
  • 2006
    Narrator & scriptwriter
    Film
    Bonneville 400
    Hannes Schmid
  • 2004 - 2006
    Narrator
    Cartoons
    Mr Wurfel
    Rafael Sommerhalder
  • 1996 - 2002
    Narrator, Scriptwriter & Translator
    Documentary
    26 x 26" "Discoveries"
    various, including Roger Worrod
    Alpenstock SA
  • 1996 - 2002
    Narrator & Scriptwriter
    Documentary
    26 x 26" "Cities & Marvels of the World"
    various, including Roger Worrod
  • 1996 - 2002
    Narrator & Scriptwriter
    Documentary
    54 x 53" "Destinations"
    various, including Roger Worrod
    Alpenstock SA

Education

  • Year
    Qualification
    Where
  • 1962
    Acting Course
    RADA

Equipment

I own and can operate: 2200A pro microphone

I can operate: 'phd' ISDN recording studio - 10 minutes away from home, 'shazam' ISDN studio- 1hr away

Short description of my voice

Warm, versatile, Standard English, but specialising in accents and dialects. Range is from higher head notes (light tenor) to chest & stomach bass-baritone. 30+ voice examples already available on www.rogerworrod.com

Industry Awards

recent:
Brooklyn Festival: "Mr Wurfel": animated cartoon narration

Skills

Voice Style
Angry, Announcer, Arrogant, Artistic, Authoritative, Bubbly, Charismatic, Cold, Concerned, Dangerous, Deep, Dopy, Dry / Sarcastic, Empathic, Energetic, Friendly, Fun, Glamorous, Happy, Husky, Informed, Innocent, Light, Luxurious / Smooth, Natural, Reassuring, Rich, Scary / Intimidating, Sexy, Soft / Gentle, Sophisticated, Versatile, Warm, Whiny
Years in industry
6+ years
Native accent
English
Media Specialism
Audiobooks Cartoons CD Rom Commercials Corporate Documentary Dubbing Jingles Lip Synch / ADR Multimedia Narration NewsReader Podcasts Radio Teacher / Voice Coach Telephony systems Video Games
Languages Spoken
English, French, Italian
Home Studio
Yes
Accents (International)
African (South), Australian, Dublin, Dutch, French, German, Indian, Irish, Italian, Pakistani, Polish, Russian, Yiddish
Accents (UK)
Birmingham, Black Country, Cockney, Devon, Dorset, Lancashire, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Northern England, Northern Working Class, RP, Scottish Highlands, Scottish, Standard, Southern England, Welsh, Standard, Yorkshire
Accents (North American)
Californian, General American, Midwest Farm & Ranch, Southern American, Texas, Upper-Class Massachusetts
Age Range
30 - 45, 45+