2 comments on “Are Hollywood Voice-overs Sexist?

  1. We come to expect what we are familiar with. “The March of the Penguins” could only be voiced by Morgan Freeman, because that is who we’ve heard. Susan Sarandon has a great narrator voice. If she had been the narrator of the film, I’m sure that everyone would believe she was the only one who fit the role.

    • Yeah that’s true. James Earl Jones is the “only one” who could do the KJV bible on audio 🙂 I guess I’m wondering why male voices are chosen over female in the movie industry far more times than not.

Care to Comment?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s