Bethesda has revealed a list of notable
actors lending their voices to Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. The cast includes a
number of film, stage and television stars who's names and voices should be
familiar to fans of Wonder Woman, classic musicals, cult horror films, and
frakkin' sci-fi reboots.
Leading the roll call is the award winning
stage and TV veteran Christopher Plummer (aka Captain George von Trapp from The Sound of Music)
as Arngeir, a Greybeard elder who lives among fellow philosopher monks at the
peak of Skyrim's loftiest mountain. He is joined by classic Wonder Woman
actress Lynda Carter, who provides the voice for the Nord legend Gormlaith
Golden-Hilt; and film icon Max Von Sydow (aka Father Merrin from The Exorcist), who voices a Blades
agent named Esbern tasked with teaching players how to take down Alduin, the
Other recognizable in Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim's
70-plus voice cast include Michael Hogan (Colonel Saul Tigh from Battlestar Galactica), who plays
Imperial General Tullius; Claudia Christian (Susan Ivanova from Bablyon 5), who
plays Nord lieutenant Legate Rikke; and former Saturday Night Live actor George Coe.
“It’s been incredible to have all these actors
together,” saidSkyrim's game director Todd Howard in today's press release.
“When you start a project, you always make your wish-list of actors, and to
actually hear them in the game, it’s amazing. We can’t wait for everyone to
Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim will arrive for all to
hear and play on November 11 for
PS3, Xbox 360 and PC.
Sep 27, 2011