This hilarious and informative weekly podcast brings some of the most prolific voice actors working in animation, video games, and commercials into studio to discuss their careers and process, with fellow voice and on camera actor, Kiff VandenHeuvel. This entertaining podcast will keep you laughing and learning with some of the finest performers in the VO world.
Episode 88: "The Script Does All The Communication" with Sirena Irwin
This week, Kiff sits down with the brilliant and hilarious Sirena Irwin (SpongeBob SquarePants, director on The Croods Family Tree, Baby Shark, many more) to discuss her path to the director's chair, casting, character choice, specificity and rejection in a fascinating, hilarious, and unmissable All Over VO.
Follow Sirena on IG: @sirenairwin
Episode 87: "This Is Our Spaceship and We're Going To The Moon" with JB Blanc
This week, Kiff welcomes the incredibly talented and hilarious actor and director JB Blanc (Vander in Arcane, Caustic in Apex Legends, Director of COD Vanguard, Kano in Mortal Kombat 11, Blisk in Titanfall, Batir in Barry, Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul) who shares his experiences working for the past 30+ years in the business of show and how he stays in, continues to develop and grow to new opportunities, and how the more you practice, the luckier you get.
Follow JB @thejbblanc or meet him at a convention near you! Follow him for dates and appearances! www.jbblanc.com
Episode 86: "Be On The Lookout for the Spirit Snipers..." with Amber Lee Connors
This week, Kiff welcomes the extraordinarily talented actor-director-casting director-studio owner Amber Lee Connors (My Hero Academia, Jujutsu Kaisen, Borderlands 3, FNAF: Help Wanted) to discuss her incredible journey from Ohio to Los Angeles, the challenges and traumas of life, and how her drive, work ethic, and personal sacrifice helped her build the career of her dreams, and how connecting to an online community and online resources that were available helped her transform her situation and lead her to this next phase of her journey, acting and directing in some of the premiere video games and anime series currently available.
You can follow all her socials @amberleeconnors and check out Amber's reels and work at www.amberleeconnors.com
Episode 85: "Occupation: Storyteller" with Eliah Mountjoy
Kiff welcomes Eliah Mountjoy (Devil May Cry, Days Gone, Love Death+ Robots) to this new season of All Over VO. Eliah shares his tremendously varied experience as we discuss his process, his work ethic and his story in this inspiring conversation about reconnecting to basic elements of an artist's desire to become the storyteller he has always been inside.
Check out more about Eliah at his website: eliahmountjoyvo.com and follow him on Twitter and Instagram @eliahmountjoy
Episode 84: "Do What Scares You..." with Dr. Don Greene
This week, Kiff is joined by Dr. Don Greene, a peak performance psychologist. Dr. Greene has taught his comprehensive approach to peak performance mastery at The Juilliard School, Colburn School, New World Symphony, Los Angeles Opera Young Artists Program, Vail Ski School, Perlman Music Program, and US Olympic Training Center. During his thirty-two year career, he has coached more than 1,000 performers to win professional auditions and has guided countless solo performers to successful careers. Some of the performing artists with whom Dr. Greene has worked have won jobs with the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Chicago Symphony, San Francisco Opera, Montreal Symphony, Pittsburgh Symphony, National Symphony, Cincinnati Symphony, Pacific Northwest Ballet, and the Dance Theatre of Harlem, to name just a few. Of the Olympic track and field athletes he worked with up until and through the 2016 Games in Rio, 14 won medals, including 5 gold. Dr. Greene has authored eight books including Audition Success, Fight Your Fear & Win, and Performance Success. In 2017, Dr. Greene was named a TED Educator and collaborated with musician Dr. Annie Bosler to produce the TED-Ed How to practice effectively…for just about anything. The video went viral receiving over 31 million views across Facebook and YouTube.
You can study with Don or find out more about his approach and classes at www.winningonstage.com
Episode 83: "Stop Thinking and Just Be It" with Amelia Borella
This week, Kiff welcomes the incredibly versatile and hilarious Amelia Borella (www.ameliaborella.com) to discuss her process and approach to her commercial and promo work as well as discussing comedy, improvisation, and what it means to "part your pantyhose" in this fantastic conversation.
Connect with Amelia on Twitter (@hellaborella) or on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ameliaborella/
Great and Informative Podcast
I’ve listened to this podcast from virtually day one. I’ve listen to every episode, many of them multiple times. Kiff offers such a unique and inspiring window into the world voiceover, and I couldn’t recommend this podcast more. If you wanna know what it’s like, and what it takes, to be a voice artist, This podcast is for you. And even if you just want to be a better creative individual, more confident and able to access that creativity faster and sharper, this podcast is for you. And if you just find yourself on the road with a couple of hours extra, at the very least Kiff will inspire and entertain you. I hope you enjoy this podcast half as much as I have.
I love your show and appreciate your down to earth and authentic vibe. Excellent guests!
Fun and super informative
Great information given in a fun way that helps to make sense of various parts of the entertainment industry.