Geek To Me Radio #230: Voice Actor Neil Ross-Part 1-His Book “Vocal Recall”, Green Goblin, Rambo, and Voltron

Jun 2, 2021

SHARE THIS POST

n this 1st part of a 2 part interview, Neil Ross (https://www.neilross.com/) talks about his life as a voice actor and his book “Vocal Recall” (https://www.neilbook.com/) available to buy now in print and audio.

0:00 SEGMENT 1: Neil Ross talks about going from radio DJ to voice actor, not believing his own BS, his preferred directing style, being given scripts with no prep time, making Transformers: The Movie, playing Norman Osborn in different projects 15 years apart, and being the definitive voice of a character.

13:32 SEGMENT 2: Neil Ross talks about mimicking voices he heard on the radio as a kid, writing his book Vocal Recall about his life in radio and voice over, and being inspired to write after joining Rob Paulsen for a live podcast at a comedy club.

25:13 SEGMENT 3: Neil Ross talks about whether he thought his cartoon characters would be remembered 30 years later, being blown away by the fan support at his first Bot-Con convention, and collecting toys from his projects.

Have you seen this:
Geek To Me Radio #199: Rob Paulsen on “Animaniacs” on Hulu and His Memoir “Voice Lessons"

34:08 SEGMENT 4: Neil Ross talks about juggling 7+ jobs at once, the difference between acting for cartoons vs video games, voicing Rambo and Han Solo, and working on “Pryde of the X-Men”.

43:40 SEGMENT 5: Neil Ross talks about finding the character’s voice, the audition process, and creating the voice of Pidge for Voltron.

Did you miss breaking news?We publish new content every day.

Get our daily summary and monthly recap so you never miss out...