A librarian news blog I follow linked to this article in the NYT today. Up-and-coming (and established) actors are jumping into the expanding opportunities of audiobook narration.
Actors Today Don't Just Read for the Part. Reading IS the Part
While I still can't quite forgive Audible/Amazon, I am glad that so many people are able to find steady work that uses and honors their skills. And, of course, as a reader/listener, I'm delighted that we benefit by having access to such high-quality audio productions that combine the best of acting and reading.