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Liam Neeson cast as father in Fallout 3 and New Concept Art!
Liam Neeson cast as father in Fallout 3 and New Concept Art! [ Game -> Update ]
Posted by Urizen Tue 08 May 2007, 2:37 PM
News related to Top Story: Big Fallout 3 Updates | More info on Game: Fallout 3 | More info on Company: Bethesda Softworks

The official Fallout 3 site has been updated with a new picture, showcasing a post apocalyptic Washington, DC. The previous picture is still available.

Bethesda has also sent out a press which states that Liam Neeson will lead the voice work cast on Fallout 3, and he will also play the role of the player's father. Here's the press release:

May 8, 2007 (Rockville, MD) – Bethesda Softworks® is pleased to announce that highly acclaimed international actor Liam Neeson will lead the cast providing voice work in Fallout 3. Neeson will play the role of the player’s father and will appear prominently throughout the game. Fallout 3 is currently under development at Bethesda Game Studios, creators of The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion®, which won numerous Game of the Year and RPG of the Year awards in 2006.

“This role was written with Liam in mind, and provides the dramatic tone for the entire game,” said Todd Howard, Executive Producer of Fallout 3. “Liam is absolutely amazing to work with.”

Neeson is known for starring roles in blockbuster films such as Schindler’s List, Star Wars: Episode I, The Chronicles of Narnia, and Batman Begins. Throughout his illustrious career, Neeson has been the recipient of numerous honors for his work in film and theater, including Academy Award, Golden Globe and Tony Award nominations.

“It’s been a pleasure bringing the father to life and working with the wonderfully talented people at Bethesda on Fallout 3,” said Neeson. “I hope the fans of the franchise and the game will be excited by the results.”

No other details on Fallout 3 have yet been revealed by Bethesda. More information will be coming in the next few months.

VIEW: The official fallout 3 site
READ: Official Bethesda press release

Thanks to Pope Viper for the heads up.

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