Joan Baker is the author of Secrets of Voiceover Success, co-creator of That’s Voiceover! and co-founder of New York-based ad agency Push Creative. She’s a magnificently versatile voice actor with boundless credits, and teaches the craft of voice acting with a near-therapeutic style— engaging students on a visceral level, connecting them with their personal uniqueness across trends, scripts and genres. Joan along with her partner Rudy Gaskins has a monthly voiceover column in Back Stage Magazine called Voiceover Exchange.
With the interview being back in September 2013 some of the references are a bit dated but there’s a lot of good material there! It was also old recording quality whereas our current interviews are much higher quality!
Hope you enjoy!
The Sound Architect
Interview by Sam Hughes