About Laila B
Reading Age: child, preteen, teenager, 20s, 30s, 40s
Languages & Accents:
African American Neutral - Can perform American English with an African American Neutral accent
Australian - Can perform American English with an Australian accent
British - Can perform American English with a British accent
Russian - Speaks American English with a Russian accent
Southern - Can perform American English with a Southern accent
English - Spanish Neutral (no accent)
Urban - Can perform American English with a Urban accent
Other Skills: singing, impersonations, Age/Gender: Child, Teenage Girl, Young Adult Female, Middle Aged Female, Senior Female
Voice: Warm, smooth, silky, young, seductive, professional, versatile character voices, intelligent sound to “real person” or “girl next door” tenor to soprano range. Natural Alto, with both the musicality and upper resonances of a younger woman, and the diction and lower range of an older woman.
Special Skills and Role – Strong mimicry skills allow me to be many ages and ethnicities. I am also capable of various animal and creature sounds, singing in different languages, the ability to do both little girl and boy voices. I’m often booked for the sassy black woman who knows what's going on (i.e. Febreze and an animated feature in pre-production) as well as American and British style corporate and commercial reads.
Accent: Standard North American, Standard British (modern, Victorian,
Cockney), Southern US, Russian, American Indian (Hindi), Australian, numerous character
Capabilities- Character/Animation, Telephony, Commercial, Narration, E-Learning, Children's Audiobooks (not long form narration)
Most often booked for - Animated projects, commercials, telephony and corporate narrations/explainer videos.
Union Affiliations: Non-union, SAG, AFTRA
Personal Marketing Statement:
With over a decade of acting and singing experience, strong comedic timing and improv skills, LA based Laila Berzins brings a fun-loving attitude to voice over projects. Her numerous male/female character voices range from young to old, and sweet to sassy. Clients include Marvel Entertainment, Hasbro, Febreze, Houston Zoo, Moving Pix Studios, S2Games, and Red 5 Studios. Currently she also is in two 3D animated feature films (in pre-production) for Illuminata Pictures.
Overview Description Of My Voice:
I'm the cool, funny girl next door, known for educational corporate spots, resonant and warm e-learning projects, and strong animated characters.