Gail Shalan

Teenager, Young Adult, Adult
Has Own Studio

Gail is a warm, vibrant, authentic voice talent with a wide range and a pension for play. She has a reputation for her natural and smooth girl-next-door tone, but is also skilled with character and dialects.

Based in New York City, and primarily working out of her fully equipped home studio, she is also a classically trained actor of stage & screen, and a practiced puppeteer. She loves collaborating with creative minds to bring visions and voice to life in any medium.

She has voiced commercial spots, documentaries, animated films, radio plays, and has narrated over 30 audiobooks; working with HarperCollins, Tantor, Highbridge, Blackstone, Chatterbox Audio, SpokenRealms and more.

She holds an MFA in Acting from the world-renowned Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and has worked on stage, screen, and behind the mic in the U.S. and the U.K.

Raised in America, having lived in various parts of the U.K., and a quick ear and study - she has a strong dexterity with global dialects and is always up for a challenge! 

Gail's voice has been described as: approachable, authentic, friendly, believable, contemporary, millennial, real, caring, friendly, warm, charismatic, girl-next-door, young, fresh, sweet, nurturing, soothing, maternal, natural, inspirational, confident, trustworthy, playful, uplifting, engaging, conversational, energetic, informative, quirky, dynamic

Gail's voice has been compared against: Jennifer Lawrence, Julia Whelan, Jessica Brown Findlay (Sybil, Downton Abbey), Kirstin Dunst, Rachel Bloom

Location: New York, NY, USA

Accents:

british english
Irish
Scottish
standard us

Styles:

animation
audio book
dramatic
husky
smooth
story telling