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Voice Actor’s Guide to Recording at Home and on the Road by Jeffrey P. Fisher, Harlan Hogan

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Chapter 9. Teleportation—Long-Distance Direction

 

“I’m working on something that will change the world and human life as we know it.”

 
 --Jeff Goldblum as Seth Brundle, The Fly, 1985, Brooksfilms

Well... we know just how well that teleportation-twisted-science-scheme worked out in all the various permutations of The Fly motion pictures. For voice actors, though, telephony teleportation has made it possible for us (at least our voices) to travel—with broadcast-quality sound—all around the globe. Instantly. However, when discussing telephony-based recording with people feigning interest, do not—under any circumstances—pronounce Telephony (tuh-lef-uh-nee]) as Tell-ah-Phony. If you do, they’ll quickly realize you are one.

For many years, producers have ...

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