Boston Celtics

Bob Kuhn’s narration, commissioned for a stirring video for the Boston Celtics, has power and passion to spare. They were looking for that “James Earl Jones” sort of sound – deep, resonant, classy, confident and sincere. Combine that with building high-energy sportscaster-style excitement, and the crowds at the Garden were on their feet. Here’s a sample of the voiceover.

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Cowboy Spirit

Cowboy Spirit is the story of Ted (Rich Manly), a young man in the financial services industry. In the face of multiple losses, Ted relies on the lessons he learned from his grandfather, a former rodeo cowboy. To save a dying girl, he must make the ride of a lifetime. Bob plays an underwriter with the Special Policies Unit of Lloyd’s of London who sells Ted the policy which creates that chance.

This is a two-and-a-half minute clip from this independent, feature-length film directed by Bill Miller.

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Japan’s Secret Sub

Narration for the National Geographic Channel of “Japan’s Secret Sub” recorded for the international market. The producers were looking for an authoritative British narrator, serious and thoughtful. The resonant read they got is redolent with sophistication. By using the Japanese pronunciations for all names, (not included in sample) Bob demonstrated his meticulous research.
This is the one-and-a-quarter-minute trailer for the documentary.

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Leonardo Revealed

Movie trailer for Leonardo Revealed, a documentary in production. A touch of mystery delivered in Bob’s signature deep, classy, and believable tones excites the listener about the intriguing story covered by this documentary. Needless to say, as the producer is Italian, the pronunciation of Italian names is done with care and accuracy. If you want, you can watch the whole trailer.

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Leonardo Ritrovato/Leonardo Revealed

A Documentary
by Francesco Manzitti

Francesco is a talented producer/director in Genoa, Italy. He had used Bob for industrial voiceovers, so when he decided to make a documentary about the finding of this wonderful drawing, he contacted Bob to make the trailer to sell the concept.

Have a look at the trailer below to learn a little about the discovery of this important piece of art history.

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