Although the world of Hollywood tends to keep the big movie stars and A-list celebrities to itself, they do occasionally appear in video games, usually behind the scenes.
In fact, some of our favourite video game characters have been voiced by world-famous actors and actresses.
Check out these famous video game voices below:
Sean Bean – Martin Septim
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion
Sean Bean is the voice of Martin Septim in the highly-acclaimed Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion.
Kristen Bell – Lucy
Lucy, a central character appearing in the early Assassin’s Creed games, is voiced and modelled on Kristen Bell.
Elijah Wood – Spyro
The Legend of Spyro
Elijah Wood provided the voice acting for Spyro the Dragon The Legend of Spyro trilogy,
Ellen Page – Jodie Holmes
Beyond Two Souls
Ellen Page played Judie Holmes in Beyond Two Souls, with the main character’s features designed to mimic the actress.
Mark Hamill – The Joker
Batman: Arkham Asylum
Mark Hamill reprised his role as the Joker in Batman: Arkham Asylum, delivering a stellar performance.
Liam Neeson – James
Liam Neeson is the voice behind James, the main character’s father in Fallout 3.
Samuel L. Jackson – Officer Tenpenny
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
The brutish Officer Tenpenny of San Andreas is voiced by the great Samuel L. Jackson.
Seth Green – Joker
Mass Effect’s cast includes a number of famous voices, such as Seth Green, who provides the voice of the comedic pilot Joker.
Patrick Stewart – Zobek
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow
Sir Patrick Stewart is the voice of Zobek in Castlevania: Lords of Shadow.
Yvonne Strahovski – Miranda Lawson
Another famous voice appearing in the Mass Effect cast, Chuck’s Yvonne Strahovski provides the voice of Miranda Lawson in the Mass Effect trilogy.
Charles Dance – Emhyr var Emreis
The Witcher 3
Nilfgaardian Emperor Emhyr var Emreis is voiced by none other than Charles Dance, who played Lord Tywin Lannister in Game of Thrones.