Bethesda has confirmed the voice cast for Elder Scrolls Online, which includes John Cleese, Kate Beckinsdale, Michael Gambon and Bill Nighy.
"This extraordinary group of actors helps bring the distinctive characters in The Elder Scrolls Online to life," said Matt Firor, game director of The Elder Scrolls Online. "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."
Python star Cleese plays a lost soul called Cadwell, while Golden Globe nominee Bill Nighy is cast as the High King Emeric. Kate Beckinsale will play Queen Ayrenn, the leader of the Aldmeri Dominion and Queen of the High Elves, while Alfred Molina takes the role of wise wizard at the head of the Empire’s Elder Council. Lynda Carter plays Azura, the Daedric Princess of Dusk and Dawn from Skyrim, while Michael Gambon voices The Prophet, a mysterious blind man who guides the player through their journey to retrieve their soul. Malcolm McDowell plays the evil Daedric God Molag Bal.
Other cast members include Jim Ward (Despicable Me 2) and Peter Stormare (Fargo). The Elder Scrolls Online is due for release later in the year for PS4, Xbox One, PC and Mac.