Eliza Jane Schneider
Eliza Jane Schneider is a veteran actor and dialect coach, whose clients include celebrities, politicians, A-list directors, AAA game companies and major studios like Disney, Pixar, Warner Bros, Universal, Paramount, Fox, Dreamworks, Hulu, Nickelodeon, and Cartoon Network. She’s a sought-after lecturer for global VO forums, as well as legal conferences, teaching partners in international law firms “Mastering Vocal Power” to win cases and raise their bottom line on a world stage.
Eliza has the unique distinction among Hollywood’s dialect coaches of having personally traveled to the hometowns of over 7,000 native speakers of various English dialects all over the world, in order to record their unadulterated native accents and listen to their stories. This vast research is the foundation for her revolutionary teaching methods, proven to reduce actors’ dialect acquisition time by 90%.
Eliza debuted on-camera as “Liza” on CBS’s Beakman’s World, and went on to voice the female population of Comedy Central’s South Park for several seasons. She won the Best Solo Show award for her 34 character play “Freedom of Speech” at the NYC International Fringe Festival, as well as a 2018 BTVA Awards nomination for her performance as Mumbai doctor Rama for Agents of Mayhem. Eliza has countless credits in many popular animations and video games. As a coach, she has helped perfect the accents and dialects of beginners, Oscar winners, and the casts of Overwatch, Mafia 3, Resident Evil and Assassin’s Creed, among many others.