G4TV: "If you’ve turned on a big-budget game and heard familiar voices from elsewhere in geekhood, you’re not alone. There’s been a definitive uptake in actors who appear in “genre” fiction moonlighting as videogame voice actors. It’s a savvy career move and business decision – since serious gamers who care about casting will be drawn to big names from sci-fi and fantasy.
The trend is only growing, especially among the fairer sex. Right now, it seems like just about every lady to have graced the silver sci-fi screen is taking a secondary gig as a videogame character – whether in voice or via full-blown performance. From their adventures in space, across dimensions, and fighting the supernatural, here are the women who have broken ground in all sorts of realities."