Active Member Since Nov 26, 2008. Stephen Russell is an American actor, writer, theater director, and voice actor best known for his voice acting in the Thief video game series as the protagonist Garrett and the Mister Handys in … Fallout 3 / Operation: Anchorage / Broken Steel / Fallout 4 / Far Harbor / Fallout 76 / Wastelanders MaleGroupEnclave MaleUniqueHarold RobotMisterHandy RobotMisterGutsy For other uses, see Voice Cast. http://stephenrussellvoice.com/. When Briggs signed Alice Skye to his record label, he recognised not just her talent but a strong voice for the new wave of young Indigenous musicians. A radio programme with Stephen Russell (yeah the one and only) about a theatre show he did some time ago. other names Thief developer Eidos Montreal has explained why it ditched the voice actor behind series star Garrett for the new game. He is best known for voicing Garrett in Thief, and voicing Mr. Handys in Fallout 3. With the recent news that Stephen Russell is joining Eagre games to work on ZED, we at GameSinners decided to look back at the storied career of one of the video game industry’s longest serving voice actors.. Russell began providing his voice for video games in 1998, portraying protagonist Garrett in Thief: The Dark Project. I wonder if he's going to sound anything like my favourite thief lol. Stephen Russell Share The Nerdy News! Stephen Russell, the voice actor for the first three Thief games, defined Garrett. Original story: The odds are that you're either a fan of Stephen Russell's work, or you've never heard of him. :-) Last edited by EbonHawk; Jun 13, 2016 @ 10:04pm #1. Garrett does not have a defining face, it is his characteristic voice that makes him who he is. And again, referring back to how things might be different if Stephen hadn't voiced Garrett or anybody else: Of all the games I've played with human voice actors, none have been as much fun or as quotable as the work of Stephen Russell among the men. Stephen Russell is an American theatre, television and film actor and writer from Massachusetts. Over the years, BTVA has held numerous voice acting awards "shows" to celebrate the performances of voice actors for a given year. Voice123, The World's 1st Voice Over Marketplace. Whether it’s a robot detective or a bumbling medieval guard, Stephen excels at bringing a character to life through finely tuned, nuanced vocal performances and working with the creators and storytellers of a project to ensure that the character believably inhabits the world in which it exists. He is best known for his video game voice roles as Garrett in the Thief ... Alan Young. With the recent news that Stephen Russell is joining Eagre games to work on ZED, we at GameSinners decided to look back at the storied career of one of the video game industry’s longest serving voice actors.. Russell began providing his voice for video games in 1998, portraying protagonist Garrett in Thief: The Dark Project. Russell additionally contributed the voice of the starship Von Braun's central computer XERXES and that of William Bedford Diego in Irrational Games' System Shock 2. Feb 4, 2017 @ 11:10am Thief 1 & 2 are my favourite games, so it does me too. He also voiced the Mister Handy and Gutsy robots in Fallout 3, as well as Codsworth in Fallout 4. other links He also played a minor role in the 2009 film The Ghosts of Girlfriends Past. Stephen Russell, the voice actor for the first three Thief games, defined Garrett. LIVE Interview with the voice of CODSWORTH and NICK VALENTINE, Stephen Russell! The Thief trailer released on April 1 looked not entirely bad but the absence of Stephen Russell, the man who so effectively portrayed the lead character of Garrett in the first three games, made fans of the franchise somewhat less than happy. Stephen L. Russell is an American actor, voice actor, playwright, and theater director. Emil Pagliarulo, Lead Designer on Fallout 3. For other uses, see Voice Cast. #3. External links Alongside Ricky Gervais, he was the co-writer and co-director of the British TV comedy series The Office (2001–2003), and co-writer, co-director, and co-star of both Extras (2005–2007) and Life's Too Short (2011–2013). As a professional performer for more than forty years, Stephen brings a lifetime of skill and experience to the booth, stage or screen. To be honest neither had I until I saw this … Stephen Russell, the voice actor best known for playing Garrett in the classic Thief games, will be lending his vocal charms to Underworld Ascendant.. That’s… basically the entire story. Biographical data In Fallout 4, he reprised his role of the Mister Handy robots (including Codsworth) and also voiced synth detective Nick Valentine and Acadia leader DiMA. Stephen Russell is an American actor, writer, theater director, and voice actor best known for his voice acting in the Thief video game series as the protagonist Garrett and the Mister Handys in the Fallout series. He also voiced Karras, the chief antagonist of Thief II, The Metal Age, as well as voicing some of the minor characters in the series. However, to many, he is best known for his prolific voice acting career, which he started in The '90s. Never heard of ZED? Stephen Russell. He is also proud to hold a Masters in Library Science and has spent a lifetime promoting literacy and reading. That "too old to do voice and motion capture" excuse was an insult to gamers' intelligence. Bethesda employed over seventy voice actors to record the voices of NPCs in the game; the total number of lines recorded for NPCs is over 60,000.source? Steven L. Russell Hire Voice Actor Stephen Russell Today on Voice123. Why Thief Russelled Up A Different Voice Actor. Russell T Davies has said that he will 'happily defend' his call to stop casting straight actors in gay roles. Stephen L. Russell is an American actor, voice actor, playwright, and theater director. It's likely because of some internal political bull crap that Eidos didn't want us to know about. He has also voiced the priest named Father Hale Goodfellow in Ritual Entertainment's Blair Witch Volume III: The Elly Kedward Tale, a PC survival horror game released in 2000. 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