Union Status: Non Union
Accents: British, American
Languages: English, Dutch, French, German
City: Den Haag
US Citizen: No
Ages Performed: Middle Age, Senior
Voiceover Genre: Animation, Automotive, Business, Character, Commercial, Corporate, Documentary, E-Learning, Explainer, Imaging, Industrial, IVR, Medical, Narration, Political, Promo, Trailer, Video Games, Live announcing, Telephony/IVR, ADR/dubbing
Born in 1965 in the Netherlands, Boet was raised in Liberia, West-Africa.
Having a natural sense of rhythm and speech, and living on an international compound with all kinds of expats, he soon developed an uncanny ablity to ‘speak in different tongues’.
After paying his way through university doing VO work, he received a Masters of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Delft university in 1993. After which he decided to pursue a career as a professional voiceover.
After becoming the most-heard voice ever in the Dutch language, he gradually shifted focus to the English language, which now accounts for 75% of his work (the other 25 being Dutch)
At the moment he is considered to be the only man in the world who, apart from Morgan himself, can sound exactly like Morgan Freeman.
He has voiced more than ten thousand projects for clients from all over the world, with over 20 million views on Youtube combined, with American and British accent.
Boet is meticulous when it comes to the technical side of Voiceover, ensuring his clients the sound they'd expect from major recording studios. Delivering premium quality audio in the shortest time possible, often within one hour of receiving copy, he can make instant changes to copy to make it 'flow better', and is famous for being able to communicate flawlessly in Dutch, English, French and German.