Charles Foster

Categories: Male UK, North-West, RP

The recognisable voice of Experience. Charles' voice carries a deeply reassuring authority and warmth. Heard and recognised globally

The experience of being the voice of Granada TV for many years gives instant recognition and credibiltiy to any read. Great Corporate reads, ads and Narrations. His rich and distinctive voice adds wieght to any technical read. Dialects and Characters too.

Charles'  huge range of credits include:

Senior Presentation Announcer at Granada with 20 years experience in Continuity and News casting. Special involvement with Krypton factor, Busman’s Holiday, Connections, Cluedo as voice-over and studio warm-up

Narrator for World in Action, Network Schools series History in Action, Physics in Action, Geography in Action. What the Papers say, House Style.

Seasonal Network ITV Promotional Campaigns and Network Promotions for Brideshead Revisited, Jewel in the Crown, Cracker, Band of Gold, Stars in their Eyes, Grand Hotel, The Railway Children,  Monkhouse Memory Masters. Wipeout with Bob Monkhouse, Catchphrase, Wish You Were Here, Raise the Roof, Spellbound, Hollyoaks, Brookside and Coronation Street.

TV Advertising Campaigns include National Breakdown,  Rover Cars, Colonial Insurance, Mornflake Oats,  Kitchens Direct Planet on Sunday Newspaper, Adventure Island,  Sharps Bedrooms Vale Upholstery, CSL.

Radio experience includes Drama for Radio Four producers Alfred Bradley, Tony Cliff, Kay Patrick, Trevor Smith. Independent radio,  Last Rose of Summer and various documentaries. Writer/presenter That’s Entertainment (6 part series on American Musical Theatre) Guest presenter on Radio City. Station Idents for Reading 107FM, Compass FM (NTL Commercial Radio Station of the Year 2003), LincsFM, and ASDA FM presenter.

He has also done voiceovers for Rolls Royce, North West Gas, NHS, Iceland Foods, Astra-Zeneca, Air 2000, Joshua Tetley, Manchester Airport, JCB, Pilkingtons, Derby City Council, British Film Commission NW, and North West Water.

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