Celebrity Cast Announced for Mass Effect 2

December 10, 2009


Star-Studded Cast Includes Martin Sheen, Seth Green, Yvonne Strahovski, and More

BioWare™, a division of Electronic Arts Inc., today revealed the voice actors
performing in Mass Effect 2, the second act of the award-winning science fiction
trilogy. The game features Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning actor Martin
Sheen (“The West Wing”, “Apocalypse Now”), 2009 Emmy Award-winner Shohreh
Aghdashloo (“House of Saddam”), comedic actor Seth Green (“Austin Powers”),
“Chuck” stars Yvonne Strahovski and Adam Baldwin, Keith David (“Crash”) and
sci-fi favorites Michael Dorn (“Star Trek: Deep Space Nine”) Tricia Helfer (“Battlestar
Galactica”), Michael Hogan (“Battlestar Galactica”) and Carrie-Anne Moss (“The

“Emotionally engaging narrative is a key design pillar for
BioWare, and the top-notch voice talent in Mass Effect 2 helps drive this goal,”
said Dr. Ray Muzyka, co-founder, BioWare and Group General Manager of the RPG/MMO
Group of EA. “Credible, powerful personalities are vital to delivering a
compelling story experience in BioWare’s games, and we have assembled an amazing
ensemble cast that surpasses the very high bar set in the original Mass Effect!”

Esteemed actor Martin Sheen stars as the mysterious Illusive
Man who commands Cerberus, a secretive paramilitary organization dedicated to
protecting human interests in the galaxy. Yvonne Strahovski plays deadly
Cerberus operative Miranda Lawson, who has been genetically engineered for
superior mental and physical traits. Returning to the cast from the original
Mass Effect is Seth Green as Joker and Keith David as Admiral David Anderson.
And rounding out the vocal roster are Tricia Helfer as EDI, the voice of the new
Normandy; Carrie-Ann Moss as Aria T’Loak, the crime lord who rules the planet
Omega; Shohreh Aghdashloo as Admiral Shala’Raan vas Tonbay; Michael Hogan as
Captain Bailey; Adam Baldwin as Kal ‘Reegar; and Michael Dorn as Gatatog Uvenk.

The Mass Effect trilogy is an emotionally charged science
fiction adventure set in a vast universe filled with dangerous alien life and
mysterious, uncharted planets. In Mass Effect 2, players will once again step
into the role of the heroic Commander Shepard, commanding their crew of some of
the most dangerous operatives from across the galaxy on a mission so challenging
that it’s potentially suicidal. Featuring intense shooter action, a rich
futuristic storyline, space exploration and emotionally engaging character
interaction, the game delivers an unparalleled cinematic experience.

Mass Effect 2 will be available on the Xbox 360® videogame and
entertainment system and PC on January 26, 2010 in North America and January 29,
2010 in Europe.