Vietnamese Voice over Career

Vietnamese voice over is not a new career in Vietnam, but not too many people are working on the field. Having a charismatic voice, young people in Vietnam can choose to work part-time as a Vietnamese voice talent who read the commercial voice over. Read more: Vietnamese voice over market – Lack of well-trained voice actors Vietnamese voice over – good pay yet shortage of human resources Vietnamese voice over career – USD 700 per month “Welcome to the supermarket, we are having a promotion …”, Quach Thu Ha (26 years old, an employee working at a sound company in Hanoi) raises her voice loudly to record on the phone. That is the familiar part-time job of Ha in the last 5 years. She accepts contracts for all types of Vietnamese voice over, from reading IVR, an advertisement for a milk product or an anouncement at the hospital, school. These… Read More

Vietnamese voice over market – Lack of well-trained voice actors

Vietnamese voice over is not yet developed to meet the growing demand of the market. It is known that the salary of a Vietnamese voice actor (who read TVC ads) can be up to thousands of US dollars for each advertisement. Rumor has it that Vietnamese voice talent can receive a payment of $ 3,000 from a big electronics brand after reading just 2 words “That’s right”. Read more: Vietnamese voice over: good pay yet shortage of human resource Voice over and dubbing services in Vietnam “Voice talent” is a word that refers to people who have exceptional voices and work as voice over actors for commercials and advertising. In Vietnam, there has always been a huge demand for human resources on this field, but finding good voices is as difficult as “looking for a needle in a haystack” Is it because Vietnam lacks training schools? Lacks professional platforms? Or… Read More

Vietnamese voice over: good pay yet shortage of human resource

Even the pay is good, the Vietnamese voice over market is uder the expectation with the shortage of professional voice actors. Just saying a line, a Vietnamese voice actor could be paid 20 million dongs. Even with just 2 words such as “That’s right”, they can receive 3.000 USD instantly. What is worth noticing is that it’s extremely hard to find qualified Vietnamese voice talent. There are only a few familiar Vietnamese voice actors on the market. There is an urgent need for human resources on the Vietnamese voice over market, particularly commercials. Today, finding a decent Vietnamese voice actor is like finding a needle in a haystack. There are only a few familiar voice talents such as Dong Quan, Trung Chau, Kim Phung, Mai Trinh, Thy Mai, Dat Phi,… Therefore, the audience will realize that there are three to four continuous advertisements on TV which all share the same… Read More