Zelda’s Breath Of The Wild Voice Actress Gives Her Thoughts On The Character

Princess Zelda is undeniably a very important character in the Legend of Zelda series, so casting her first voice actress was a huge task. However, it seems like the actress they picked has an excellent grasp of the character in Breath of the Wild. In an interview with Game Rant, Patricia Summersett discussed her inspiration when voicing the Hylian Princess and what she thinks about the character. Check out the full interview here.

Where did you draw your inspiration from when auditioning for the role of Zelda?

“Well, when I auditioned for the role I didn’t know what I was auditioning for, so I was more going with the themes of the kind of cadence that they were looking for. You know, an interpretation of. When I first came in with my initial ideas. I had a feeling it was a princess, she was younger but had the weight of the world on her shoulders, and had a kind of timeless/ageless quality where age was not necessarily equivalent to the age on paper. And, yeah, that she had a sort of regal sense to her. That’s kind of what I picked up from the breakdown of it. So, that’s what I initially went with. Once I found out that I got the part, which was quite further down in the process, we started recording. I think a lot of the decision have been made about what the direction would be anyway, so it was a negotiation between, I guess, my sensibilities and that of Nintendo’s vision.”


Filed under: Nintendo, Switch Tagged: Princess Zelda, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Voice Actress

Author: codymkw

Hey my name is Cody I'm 27 and a huge fan of Nintendo I love all their games my favorite is the Animal Crossing series when I'm not playing games I love to watch anime also I'm the Leader/Creator of the Miraculous Ladybugs clan ♥ Facebook: https://facebook.com/CodyMKW Twitter: https://twitter.com/CodyMKW Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/codymkw 3ds Friend Code: 0645-5821-2438 Wii U ID: CodyMKW Switch Friend Code: SW-2549-4631-6600 AC Pocket Camp ID: 2671-2628-198 Fire Emblem Heroes ID: 4718228114 MKWii Friend Code: 0690-6537-7241 MK7 Community Code: 26-8478-6259-7164 MK8 Tournament Code: 2360-4199-2438 MK8D Tournament Code: 3500-7504-3371

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s