Male or Female Voice Over? | | English Male Voice Over Artist
So, you need to hire a voice over artist; you've nailed down the idea, the script has been approved just got to find the right voice over to bring it all to life. First thing to decide, do you go with a male or female voice over? Does it REALLY matter? The quick answer here is…no! It's entirely up to you, the client, as to which gender of voice over you go with. Having said that, if you pick the wrong sex, the audio may not impact with your audience as much as you hope. Imagine a guy voicing a script for a web promo video that's about the latest must try lipstick (unless its male lipstick, Joey!) Would the female audience really buy into that? Unlikely. The same response would also work if a girl voiced a commercial talking about power tools. It's unlikely that either pieces of audio would relate with their target audience…as sexiest as they may sound, but its true. They are just two very extreme examples based on the product. When it comes to how we perceive the male and female voices