The One Voice Awards UK has nominated Adedayo Adejokun, a Nigerian-based voice actor and brand voice specialist, in the Best Female International Voiceover Performance category at the 2022 edition.
The nomination was announced on March 30th, 2022, for the exceptional delivery of her part in GSK Nigeria’s Maclean Fresh Gel commercial.
The One Voice Awards is one of the world’s most prestigious award programmes that honour excellence and celebrate talents in the voiceover industry across all genres of voice work.
It recently introduced an international category for male and female voice actors to recognise and honour exceptional voiceover works and actors outside the United Kingdom.
Adedayo Adejokun is the first Nigerian nominee in this category. Other nominees in the Best Female International Voiceover Performance category are AnaK Borré, Estelle Hubert, Gaelle Betend, Miwa Yokoyama, Sara Delgado and Stephanie Matard.
Speaking on her nomination, Adedayo said, “This nomination itself is a win for many other Female African Voiceover talents out there, being the only African nominated in this category. I really hope this nomination inspires upcoming voice talents to dream big, own their craft, and never settle for anything short of excellence.”
An enterprise communicator, event and television programme host, Adedayo provides purpose-driven service to brands delivering exceptional value and enriching lives.
Her voiceover genre includes interactive voice response – IVR, radio and television commercials, documentaries, Narrations, and animation.
She has voiced for international and local brands, including Fidelity Bank, Friesland Campina Wamco, Nigerian Breweries, Society for Family Health, Stallion Bajaj, and Novozymes.
She added, “I’m very excited that my first nomination for a voiceover award comes from One Voice UK, a prestigious organisation renowned internationally in the voiceover industry for being exceptionally thorough, totally independent and incorruptible. I’m very grateful to God, collaborators on the award-winning piece and the production team.”
The Maclean Fresh Gel commercial was produced by Greenland sound factory for GSK Nigeria to create awareness and educate young Nigerians on dental hygiene.
The One Voice Awards UK 2022 finals will hold in London on May 14th 2022.