Elder Scrolls Online Voice Cast Revealed

Bethesda has announced the voice cast for its upcoming title, The Elder Scrolls Online.

The amazing cast includes Academy Award nominee John Cleese (A Fish Called Wanda, Monty Python and the Holy Grail), Golden Globe winner Bill Nighy (Shaun of the Dead, The Pirates of the Caribbean), Kate Beckinsale (The Aviator, Pearl Harbor), Alfred Molina (Spider-Man 2) and Golden Globe nominees Michael Gambon (Harry Potter), and Malcolm McDowell (A Clockwork Orange). 

Lynda Carter, who played Wonder Woman back in the 70s, also features after appearing in Morrowind, Oblivion and Skyrim.

This extraordinary group of actors helps bring the distinctive characters in The Elder Scrolls Online to life. In The Elder Scrolls tradition, we sought world class talent to add a deep and enriching component to the immersive world the series offers players.
— Matt Firor, The Elder Scrolls Online game director

Here’s the full rundown of the cast:

  • John Cleese plays Cadwell, the cheerful and endearingly mad lost soul who is not afraid of anyone, even a Daedric Prince. 
  • Joining the cast as High King Emeric, Bill Nighy portrays a merchant prince whose luck and determination won him the throne. 
  • Kate Beckinsale takes on the role of Queen Ayrenn, the leader of the Aldmeri Dominion and Queen of the High Elves who is far more comfortable with a blade than her crown. 
  • Alfred Molina takes on the role of Abnur Tharn, a wily old wizard and politician who is the head of the Empire’s Elder Council, and the de facto power behind the Ruby Throne. 
  • Lynda Carter plays Azura, the Daedric Princess of Dusk and Dawn from Skyrim who is a popular part of Elder Scrolls lore.  
  • Michael Gambon voices The Prophet, a mysterious blind man who guides the player through their journey to retrieve their soul.
  • Malcolm McDowell plays the key figure Molag Bal, an evil Daedric god from another plane who schemes to enslave the mortal souls of Tamriel.
  • Peter Stormare (Fargo) plays Jorunn the Skald King, an unexpected monarch who led his people into an unlikely alliance.
  • Jim Ward (WALL·E, Despicable Me 2) voices Mannimarco, a renegade High Elf wizard exiled from the realm for raising the dead and the world’s most powerful necromancer.
  • Jennifer Hale (Mass Effect) appears in the role of Lyris Titanborn, a Nord half-giant, who, along with the Prophet, aids the player on their journey..
  • Kevin Michael Richardson plays Sai Sahan a noble martial artist and master swordsman.

Check out the trailer below for a better look at the cast.