Nyx Ulric (VA) Aaron Paul
Nyx Ulric (MC) Neil Newbon
Nyx is the leader of the Glaive, King Regis’ special guards, and one of the main characters of Kingsglaive. He is voiced by Aaron Paul, who is most well known for playing Jesse Pinkman in AMC’s critically acclaimed series Breaking Bad. Nyx’s motion capture performance was done by Neil Newbon, who played Simon Walking in the the British soap opera Hollyoaks. He has also provided mocap work for other games such as Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2.
Lunafreya Nox Fleuret (VA) Lena Headey
Lunafreya Nox Fleuret (MC) Amanda Piery
Lady Lunafreya is the former princess of Tenebrae, and plays a central role in Kingsglaive. Her voice actress in the film is Lena Headey of Game of Thrones fame, known for her portrayal of the fierce Cersei Lannister. Luna’s motion capture was performed by Amanda Piery, whose previous acting credits include Lizzie in the 2014 indie film Home for Christmas and a bit part in Kick-Ass 2.
King Regis Lucis Caelum (VA) Sean Bean
King Regis Lucis Caelum (MC) Jon Campling
Regis Lucis Caelum is the third of Kingsglaive’s three main characters, king of Lucis, and father to Noctis – the main character in Final Fantasy XV. He is voiced in the film by Sean Bean, known from many prominent roles such as Eddard Stark in Game of Thrones and Boromir in the Lord of the Rings Trilogy. Regis’ motion capture performance was done by Jon Campling; a stage actor who appeared as a Death Eater in the final two Harry Potter films, and will also soon be appearing in an upcoming live action Max Payne short, subtitled Retribution. Campling also did the mocap work for Ardyn Izunia, though without the facial scanning.
Titus Drautos Adrian Bouchet
Titus is the commander of the Kingsglaive, and a sort of master to Nyx. Both his voice and motion capture work are performed by Adrian Bouchet. Bouchet has acted in many short films such as Predator: Dark Ages and Sophie, and has had bit parts in The Monuments Men and 2010’s remake of Clash of the Titans.
Libertus Ostium Liam Mulvey
Libertus shares the same hometown as Nyx, and the two have long been best friends. He is a loyal member of the Kingsglaive, his voice and mocap both provided by British stage actor Liam Mulvey. Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV is Mulvey’s first major feature film role, and he also provided the performance capture for Clarus Amicitia, father to Gladiolus.
Crowe Altius Andrea Tivadar
Crowe is an orphan and the only female member of the Kingsglaive, the other members of which she considers to be her family. Her voice and performance capture work are done by actress and model Andrea Tivadar. Kingsglaive is her first major feature film role, and she will soon be appearing in the upcoming horror movie Inside.
Luche Lazarus Greg Blackford
Luche Lazarus is a member of the Kingsglaive who considers himself the leader of the group. His motion capture, facial scan, and voice are all provided by Greg Blackford. Greg is most well known for playing Nikolai in the Spanish film The Cosmonaut, as well as its follow-up TV series.
Ardyn Izunia (VA) Darin De Paul
Ardyn Izunia (MC) Edward Saxby
Ardyn Izunia appears in as a smooth-talking antagonist in both Kingsglaive and Final Fantasy XV. He is voiced in the film by Darin De Paul, who has several previous voice acting works under his belt. De Paul has previously loaned his voice to Reinhardt in Overwatch, Emperor Valkorion in Star Wars: The Old Republic, and Gill Grunt in many Skylanders Games. The bulk of Ardyn’s motion capture was performed by Jon Campling (King Regis), though his facial scanning was provided by the French/English model and actor, Edward Saxby. His only prior film credit is 2012’s Cheerful Weather for the Wedding.
Nyx Ulric - Aaron Paul (VA), Neil Newbon (MC)
Nyx's motion capture performance was done by Neil Newbon, who played Simon Walking in the the British soap opera Hollyoaks. He has also provided mocap work for other games such as Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2.
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