Amy Walker

Amy Walker

Amy Walker is an award-winning actress, singer/songwriter, producer, and writer, whose internationally acclaimed work has been featured on TEDx, the TODAY Show, NPR, Inside Edition, and more.

www.21Accents.com
http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

She is known around the world for her chameleon-like ability to instantly switch between authentic characters, accents and singing styles.

Her passion is empowerment ~ whether performing or creating content that entertains and inspires positive change. Her online videos have garnered over 40 million views on YouTube and beyond, from the viral 21 Accents, to beloved characters, songs, and inspirational insights.

She toured internationally with her one-woman show, Amy Walker: Inside Out, playing to standing ovations in London, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Sydney, Melbourne, and beyond. Her record Discourse On Accents, (also on iTunes) with Jack White for Third Man Records, was selected by Company C Ballet, who invited Walker to perform with them in San Francisco and in NYC.

In 2017, she co-produced the sit-com pilot Group-Ease with YouTube and Elizabeth Banks' comedy company WhoHaha, as part of YouTube's international Women In Comedy program. She also co-wrote it and starred as 3 characters, including 2 of her famed YouTube characters "Janae" and "Eunice".

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZFgtqQ3cg8w&list=PL033ACE0289B2F777&index=4&t=15s

Walker is Founder/CEO of www.21Accents.com, where she coaches on occasion and trains coaches in the uniquely effective techniques she developed for teaching accents, singing and acting. Clients include pop stars, actors, and CEOs of Fortune 500 companies.

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  • Storytime: The One About The New York Accent

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    Should I immerse myself in the country's accent?
    Will people be offended if I copy their accents?
    Will people find me deceitful if I use their accent?

  • Is It Helpful That I Speak Another Language For Acting In Hollywood?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    How fluent at a second language do I need to be before listing it on my resume?
    Are second languages valued in hollywood?
    How good an spanish do I need to be to be on spanish tv?
    S...

  • If I Already Speak English, What Language Should I Learn For Acting?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    Is their value in adding languages to my skillset?
    Any upside to learning languages for my acting career?
    What does fluent mean when it comes to languages?
    Will adding a language h...

  • Why Is My US Accent Southern & How Can I Make It A Normal US Accent?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    My general accent keeps going southern - help!
    Why can't I do a general accent?
    What are the traps for learning a US accent?
    Why is my american accent southern?
    Why does my general...

  • Should I Reveal My Natural Accent In My Self Tape Auditon?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    Is their an advantage to showing my natural accent in my self tape?
    Is their a disadvantage in showing my natural accent in my self tape?
    Do I slate in my natural accent?
    Should I ...

  • What Exercises Can I Do To Strengthen My Muscles For Learning A New Accent?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    Are there exercises I can do to strengthen my muscles for learning a new accent?
    What kind of exercises warm up a french accent?
    What exercises warm up an english accent?
    What exe...

  • How Long Should It Take Me To Learn A New Accent?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    How much time do I need to spend learning an accent?
    How long does accent work take?
    What is the time frame to learn a new accent?
    Will it take long to add an accent?
    Can I learn a...

  • Should I Learn Another Language For Acting?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    What is the most called on language for acting?
    Should I add a second language for acting?
    How fluent at a language do I need to be to be effective for acting?
    Where should I put m...

  • Can I List An Accent On My Resume & Learn It Once I Book The Job?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    How good at an accent do I need to be before listing it on my resume?
    What does expert level at an accent mean?
    How fluent at an accent do I need to be before listing it on my res...

  • What American Accent Should I Learn?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    What is a general american accent?
    What american accents work the most in tv and film?
    What kind of american accent do I need to work in film and tv?
    What is the most common americ...

  • Can I List A Language On My Resume & Learn It Once I Book The Job?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    Can I lie about languages on my resume?
    Can I just learn a language when I get the audition?
    Should I just say I can speak all languages and work it out later?
    Is lying about langu...

  • If I Can't Do An American Accent, Can I Still Get Acting Work In The USA?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    What kind of work can I get if I can't do an american accent?
    Can I get work in the US without a US accent?
    I can't do a US accent, should I not come to US?
    Should I perfect my US...

  • Why Do They Call It A General American Accent?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    Where is the general American Accent from?
    Why is it called a general American accent?
    What American accent is general?
    What region is the general American accent from?
    Why is it c...

  • How Can I Find The Shows That Use Actors From My Country?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    Any tips on tracking the success of foreign actors?
    How can I find out what shows hire my countryman?
    What shows favor foreign actors?
    What shows only hire american?
    Are their show...

  • What Casting Types Lend Itself To Trying An Audition In A British Accent?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    What roles are going for the english accent?
    What roles are suited for the British accent?
    Is British good for villain roles?
    If I am playing intelligent is that good for the Briti...

  • Should I Just Come To America & Lose My Natural Accent Entirely?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    I'm from an English speaking country, should I just come to America and lose my natural accent entirely?
    How can I immerse myself in the american accent?
    Should I talk in an ameri...

  • How Much Should I Expect To Pay An Accent Coach?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    How expensive is accent coaching?
    What is the cheapest I could pay for accent coaching?
    What is the highest I should expect to pay for accent coaching?
    Why are some accent coaches ...

  • What Casting Types Would Lend Itself To My Natural Australian Accent?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    What roles are good for Aussies?
    When should I use my australian accent?
    Can I use my Australian accent in auditions?
    Am I allowed to use my Aussie accent for roles?
    What types of ...

  • Can I Learn An Accent By Copying People On TV Or In Movies?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    Can I copy an accent from a character on tv?
    Is it OK to copy accent from tv shows?
    What kind of shows are good to copy an accent from?
    Can I learn an accent just by listening?
    Sho...

  • Should I Say I'm American In Castings - Is Faking An Accent A Disadvantage?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    Should I lie and say I'm American in castings - am I at a disadvantage faking the accent?
    Should I go into an audition in an american accent?
    Should I go in to an audition in my na...

  • How Can I Vocally Warm Up So I Don't Have To Think About The Sounds I'm Making?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    How do I warm up for accent work?
    Should I warm up before I do an accent?
    What kind of warm up exercise should I do before I do my accent work?
    Do warm ups help my accent?
    Any tips...

  • What Is A Mid-Atlantic American Accent?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    Where does the Mid-Atlantic American accent come from?
    Where is the Mid-Atlantic American accent from?
    How do I do the Mid-Atlantic American?
    Is the Mid-Atlantic American accent a ...

  • Should I Do The Accent Associated From The City In Which The Show Exists?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    If the show is set in (ie. New York, Boston) should automatically I do the accent associated from the city?
    What accent should I use for each show?
    How can I work out what accent t...

  • Can All Dialect Coaches Help You Learn All Accents?

    with Amy Walker, Working Actor | Founder, CEO of 21Accents.com
    www.21Accents.com
    http://youtube.com/amiablewalker

    Is this dialect coach right for me?
    Can a dialect coach do all dialects?
    How do I know if this is a good dialect coach for me?
    How can I work out if this dialect coach is good or n...