Technique Critique – Movie Accent Expert Breaks Down 28 More Actors’ Accents

Dialect coach Erik Singer once again analyzes the accents of some of Hollywood’s biggest names. How accurate were their accents, really?

Check out more from Erik here: http://www.eriksinger.com/
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Technique Critique – Movie Accent Expert Breaks Down Actors Playing Presidents

Dialect coach Erik Singer once again takes a look at idiolects, better known as the specific way one individual speaks. This time, Erik is focusing on actors’s portrayals of US presidents. How close was Josh Brolin to capturing George W. Bush in W.? Is Jay Pharoah’s version of Obama true to life? Is it even possible for an actor to accurately portray George Washington?

Check out more from Erik here: http://www.eriksinger.com/
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Yes, My Accent Is Real (Unabridged) – Kunal Nayyar

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Yes, My Accent Is Real (Unabridged)

Kunal Nayyar

Genre: Comedy

Price: $ 12.99

Publish Date: September 15, 2015

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Accent Expert Explains How to Tell Accents Apart

Have you ever had a hard time telling the difference between an Aussie and a Kiwi accent? Dialect coach Erik Singer breaks down the subtle differences between a few commonly confused regional accents. What actually makes a New York and Boston accent different? What’s the main differentiator between a northern and southern English accent?
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Accent Expert Explains Similarities Between Different Accents

Many accents from different parts of the English-speaking world actually have a ton of similarities. Dialect coach Erik Singer talks about how this happens, and breaks down which mouth and tongue shapes correlate to the sounds we hear.
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Accent Expert Breaks Down 4 Fascinating Things About Languages

Ever wonder why we pronounce words differently than we did 100 years ago? Dialect coach Erik Singer breaks down four of the most mind-blowing facts we know about human language.
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Technique Critique – Accent Expert Breaks Down 17 More Actors Playing Real People

Dialect coach Erik Singer once again takes a look at idiolects, better known as the specific way one individual speaks. Did Rami Malek do a good job speaking through prosthetics to become Freddie Mercury? How accurate was Jennifer Lawrence’s Long Island accent in Joy? Did Christian Bale nail former Vice President Dick Cheney?

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Episode 482 Scott Adams: TDS, Chelsea Handler, New Trump 2020 Ad, AOC’s Accent, Immigration



Topics: 

  • President Trump is a strong father figure
    • Supporters find him protective, comforting, caring
    • Haters FEAR the qualities of a strong father figure
  • Chelsea Handler takes some personal responsibility  for her TDS
    • Tells Bill Maher she sought Psychiatric help for her TDS
  • Whiteboard: TDS Awareness Scale
  • Some things are ONLY a story because of partisan pundit framing
    • NOT a coincidence how various media frames things
  • Professional persuaders guide media framing of the news
    • Media framing becomes their target audiences opinion 
    • You’ve likely been given your opinions by media you follow
  • 2020…strong economy = reelection of sitting President, historically
  • Tucker asks the question…
    • How many is the right number of immigrants to allow in?
  • Immigration: What are you trying to accomplish?
    • How many immigrants would benefit the country?
    • How many immigrants is too many?
    • NOBODY can answer the most important question?
  • Climate science says the RATE of temperature increase is unprecedented
    • Why does their primary graph dispute their primary claim?
    • “Probably”,  “mostly”, in the explanation of science papers
  • Scientists were wrong about what drove temperatures in the past
    • They looked for and found variables that validate PAST temps
    • How confident can we be that NOW we understand everything?
  • 97% agree…is more than a methodology issue
  • Solar and Gen IV solutions are both worth developing and comparing

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Trevor Noah Tries To Explain Britain’s Botched Brexit Using Every U.K. Accent

“The Daily Show” host even worked in a John Oliver impression.
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Movie Accent Expert Breaks Down Actors Playing Presidents

Dialect coach Erik Singer once again takes a look at idiolects, better known as the specific way one individual speaks. This time, Erik is focusing on actors’s portrayals of US presidents. How close was Josh Brolin to capturing George W. Bush in W.? Is Jay Pharoah’s version of Obama true to life? Is it even possible for an actor to accurately portray George Washington?

Check out more from Erik here: http://www.eriksinger.com/
WIRED Videos

Technique Critique – Movie Accent Expert Breaks Down 28 More Actors’ Accents

Dialect coach Erik Singer once again analyzes the accents of some of Hollywood’s biggest names. How accurate were their accents, really?

Check out more from Erik here: http://www.eriksinger.com/
WIRED Videos

Movie Accent Expert Breaks Down Actors Playing Real People

Dialect coach Erik Singer takes a look at idiolects, better known as the specific way one individual speaks. To best break down this concept, Erik analyzes some actors playing real people. Just how close was Jamie Foxx’s Ray Charles? What about Cate Blanchett’s portrayal of Bob Dylan? Is Daniel Day-Lewis’ Lincoln accurate?

Check out more from Erik here: http://www.eriksinger.com/
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