Voiceover Actors needed in Minnesota for hit Bass Pro Shops video games

The folks behind the hit video games Bass Pro Shops: The Hunt and Bass Pro Shops: The Strike are seeking two voiceover professionals to be featured in the next release of the games. Bass Pro Shops: The Strike is a fishing game developed by Piranha Games and first published by XS Games for the Wii, Windows, and Xbox 360 in 2009. The hunting follow-up to Bass Pro Shops: The Strike was first published in 2010.

Here is what the casting directors are seeking:

The following roles are for actors located within driving distance of the greater St.Paul Minneapolis areas.

[THE ANGLER] Male, 40-65. A wise veteran of the lakes, the Angler is an expert that has seen it all and has fought with many of the legends you’ll be competing against. He serves as a trusted source of knowledge for the player and offers tricks and tips to help the player climb the tournament ranks. He’s slightly on the gruff side and marches to the beat of his own drum.

[THE HOTSHOT] Male, 35-55. One of the best hunters in the world, the Hotshot is the host and narrator to a series of hunting competitions featured in the game. He serves as a friendly guide to each region and sets the ground rules before each competition begins. Strong and confident, he’s a true outdoorsman with a 21st century attitude.

Both roles are paid and require significant voiceover and/or acting experience. Must be available for 1-2 recording days in mid-May, 2011.

Please send resumes AND samples of work to:

Online samples are preferred and please do not send attachments larger than 10MB. Resume and samples must be received no later than May 4, 2011 .

About Bass Pro Shops

Bass Pro Shops is one of America’s premier outdoor retailers with destination outdoor retail stores across America and Canada, serving over 75 million sportsmen a year. Bass Pro Shops today isn’t just fishing. It is an outdoor retail leader in hunting, camping, nature gifts, outdoor cooking, and much more. Each store is unique and offers a truly unforgettable shopping experience - as close to the Great Outdoors as you can get indoors!