Korean Voice Overs

Looking for a Korean voice over talent or Korean accent for your project? Use the samples below to get a range of our vocal talent. We also offer Korean translation, localization, casting, dubbing, narration and subtitling services.

Our Korean Subtitles For MetLife Stadium

Metro Audio and Video was approached by MetLife for assistance with subtitling their video in Korean. MetLife wanted to share the unforgettable experience of BTS’s performance at MetLife Stadium with their audience. It marked MetLife’s most significant social interaction to date. Our team was entrusted with the task of Korean translation and localization to ensure accurate Korean subtitling, while our skilled video engineers managed the technical aspects of the project. The outcome was a vibrant, high-energy video that perfectly captured the essence of the event!

Our Korean Voice Over Talents

We have an exceptional pool of Korean voice over talents who possess native-level fluency in the Korean language and a deep understanding of its nuances. With their rich vocal ranges, impeccable diction, and versatile styles, our Korean voice over artists bring life and authenticity to every project.

Whether it’s commercials, documentaries, e-learning modules, or any other audiovisual content, our talented team delivers compelling performances that resonate with the target audience and elevate the overall impact of the production. Our Korean voice over talents are dedicated to surpassing client expectations, delivering captivating voice overs that engage, inspire, and leave a lasting impression.

FAQs About Our Korean Voice Overs

Where is Korean spoken?

The primary country where Korean is spoken as the official language is South Korea. However, Korean is also spoken in North Korea, where it is recognized as an official language. Apart from the Korean Peninsula, there are Korean-speaking communities and diaspora in various countries around the world. Significant populations of Korean speakers can be found in the United States, China, Japan, Russia, Canada, and Central Asian countries such as Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. Korean is also spoken by smaller communities in countries like Vietnam, Philippines, Thailand, and Brazil, among others.

Are there any specific challenges when localizing content for Korean voice overs?

Yes, there can be specific challenges when localizing content for Korean voice overs. Here are a few common ones:

Honorifics and Politeness Levels: Korean has a complex honorific system that distinguishes different levels of politeness based on the relationship between speakers. It is crucial to accurately convey the appropriate level of politeness in voice over scripts to maintain cultural authenticity and respect.

Cultural Nuances: Like any language, Korean has unique cultural nuances and references that may not directly translate into other languages. Translators and voice actors need to be aware of these nuances to ensure accurate and culturally relevant interpretations.

Sentence Structure: Korean sentence structure differs from English and other Western languages. It follows a subject-object-verb (SOV) order, which can pose challenges in adapting the timing and rhythm of the voice over to match the original intent and flow of the content.

Idiomatic Expressions and Proverbs: Korean language incorporates various idiomatic expressions and proverbs that carry specific meanings. Translating these expressions accurately while maintaining the intended message can be a challenge.

Phonetics and Pronunciation: Korean has unique phonetic sounds that may not exist in other languages. Ensuring accurate pronunciation by voice actors is essential to convey the intended meaning and maintain clarity in the voice over.

Addressing these challenges requires a deep understanding of the Korean language, culture, and localization expertise. It’s important to work with experienced professionals who specialize in Korean voice overs and localization to ensure a high-quality and culturally authentic final product.

What is the average cost of Korean voice over services?

The cost of Korean voice over services can vary depending on several factors such as the length and complexity of the script, the intended usage and distribution of the voice over, and the specific requirements of the project. When you contact us we’ll provide you with a customized estimate.

What is the Korean language code?

The Korean language has two main language codes used internationally. The ISO 639-1 language code for Korean is “KO,” while the ISO 639-2/T language code is “KOR.” These codes are commonly used for identifying and categorizing languages in various systems, software, and databases.

Young Choi Korean Voice Over Artist

Korean Voice Artist Spotlight

YOUNG CHOI, Korean Voice Overs

Young has worked on numerous Korean language productions for over a decade, including countless corporate presentations, e-learning courses, and more. Read more about Young on our Voice Talent page. 

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The Korean Language

Korean is primarily spoken in South Korea and North Korea, serving as the official language in both countries. The Korean writing system, known as Hangeul, is a unique alphabet renowned for its scientific construction and simplicity. Korean grammar follows a subject-object-verb (SOV) order, and honorifics play a crucial role in communication, reflecting the emphasis on respect and social hierarchy. The language is renowned for its vibrant and expressive nature, with various levels of politeness and an array of honorifics to convey social relationships. With its deep connection to the culture and heritage of the Korean people, the language serves as a gateway to understanding the intricate layers of Korean society, literature, and arts.

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Ready To Get Started On Your Korean Voice Over Project?

When it comes to Korean voice overs, Metro Audio and Video stands as your ultimate partner, driven by expertise and an unwavering commitment to excellence. We specialize in providing professional Korean voice over services, catering to diverse needs such as commercials, documentaries, and various audio projects. Our team includes highly skilled Korean linguists and talented voice artists who can breathe life into your vision. With an unwavering dedication to quality and an impeccable eye for detail, we ensure that each Korean voice over project is delivered with precision and authenticity. Contact us today and experience the exceptional service and outstanding results that define our reputation.

We Offer Korean Translation Services & More!

At Metro Audio and Video, we take pride in offering comprehensive Korean translation services and much more. With a team of highly skilled and native-speaking Korean translators, we provide accurate and culturally sensitive translations for a wide range of industries and content types. Whether it’s legal documents, marketing materials, technical manuals, or website video localization, our dedicated translators ensure that the intended message is effectively conveyed in Korean while maintaining linguistic accuracy and cultural nuances.

Our expertise also extends to localization, voice over, dubbing, narration, and subtitling services, allowing us to handle diverse projects with professionalism and attention to detail. At Metro Audio and Video, we are committed to delivering exceptional Korean language solutions to help businesses effectively communicate and connect with Korean-speaking audiences.