Camilla Luddington has been both the face and voice of Lara Croft since the series rebooted in 2013, and now Rise of the Tomb Raider. However, you might also recognize her from a few well known TV shows. She played Lizzie on Californication, Dr. Jo Wilson in Grey’s Anatomy, and Claudette in True Blood.
Kay Bess’ biggest video game role is playing Ana in Rise of the Tomb Raider, Lara’s former stepmother and the late Lord Crofts lover. She has done some voice work for other games however, like Dead Space and Skylanders: SuperChargers. Bess has also lended her voice as a narrator for a few TV documentary series like “Women Behind Bars.”
Phillip Anthony-Rodriguez has quite a history of voice acting for video games, on top of all of his roles on television. He did minor voice roles in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, Infamous: Second Son, Metal Gear Solid V, Dead Space 2 and much more. He also voiced Sturges/ Scott Edwards in Fallout 4, and the narrator in White Knight. On top of all that he’s had roles in the TV shows Grimm, Star Wars Rebels, NCIS: New Orleans and more. In Rise of the Tomb Raider he takes the role of Jacob, a mysterious stranger that helps Lara escape.
Jolene Anderson has played roles in quite a few TV shows including Kingdom, Battle Creek, Caper, Ray Donovan and Cold Case. For Rise of the Tomb Raider, her first video game role, she plays Sofia, the daughter of the Remnant leader Jacob.
You might recognize Charles Halford from one of DC’s newest TV shows, Constantine. There he plays the role of Chas Chandler, Constantine’s closest and most trusted friend. Halford has appeared in many other TV shows and movies including Law & Order, Supergirl and True Detective. He’s also voiced characters in games like The Old Republic and Fallout 4, but in Rise of the Tomb Raider he plays one of the game’s main villains, Konstantin.
Earl Baylon plays the role of Lara’s stalwart friend and adventuring buddy Jonah, reprising his role from 2013’s game. Besides Tomb Raider Baylon also did a voice role for the game Dungeon Fighter Online. He’s also played roles in a few TV shows appearing in Kidnap & Rescue, Kingdom, and Wigs.
Lara’s father may not appear much in Rise of the Tomb Raider, but he still plays a prominent role as Michael Maloney voices the character in flashbacks and letters. Maloney is no stranger to voicing game characters as he recently played Varis in Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward and Avallac’h in The Witcher 3. He’s also played roles in some big films like Babel, Notes on a Scandal, The Young Victoria, and the 1995 version of Othello.
Rise of the Tomb Raider is now available on Xbox One, PC and PlayStation 4.