Monthly Archives: December 2018

The Neutral English Accent: Part 3 – Never argue with the facts

The Neutral English Accent: Part 3 – Never argue with the facts

Previous posts in this series: Part 1, Part 2 Never argue with the facts In previous posts in this short series we have seen that voice over actors are understandably puzzled by requests for neutral accent variations when in fact, the requirement is for a regional accent such as British RP, …

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The Neutral English Accent: Part 2 – Should we give up on neutrality?

The Neutral English Accent: Part 2 – Should we give up on neutrality?

Follow this link for Part 1 of the series. Should we give up on neutrality? “Neutral is like cooking without salt and spices; it’s like painting without colors or the equivalent of annoying Muzak in the elevator. It is boring.” In a polemic that is both brilliant and also extremely …

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