The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Voice Cast Revealed

By Andrew Ogley, 5 years ago
Bethesda have announced via their website the names of some of the famous actors and actresses who will be lending their vocal talents to the upcoming title The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

The cast includes award winners, Academy award nominees, and stars from both the big screen and TV.

The named stars include Christopher Plummer (The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo plus 184 other appearances), who will play the role of a Greybeard elder known as Arngeir.

Max van Sydow (Shutter Island, Minority Report, Judge Dredd, Flash Gordon plus 145 other appearances) plays Esbern, a chronicler and agent of the Blades.

Joan Allen (The Bourne trilogy, Death Race, Face/Off) makes her video game debut playing the role of another Blade member named Delphine.

Other named stars found in the cast are, Lynda Carter (Wonder Woman), Michael Hogan (Battlestar Galactica), Vladimir Kulich (The 13th Warrior), Claudia Christian (Babylon 5), Diane Louise Salinger (Carnivale), Renee Victor (Weeds), and George Coe (Transformers: Dark of the Moon).

Todd Howard, the game's director, is clearly thrilled at the cast list saying,
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 experience it.
In total, Skyrim is said to have more than 70 different voice talents contributing over 60,000 lines of dialogue to the game.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim hits retailers worldwide on November 11th.
Andrew Ogley
Written by Andrew Ogley
Andrew has been writing for TA since 2011 covering news, reviews and the occasional editorials and features. One of the grumpy old men of the team, his mid-life crisis has currently manifested itself in the form of an addiction to sim-racing - not being able to afford the real life car of his dreams. When not spending hours burning simulated rubber, he still likes to run around, shoot stuff and blow things up - in the virtual world only of course.