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All Hogwarts Legacy voice actors: Cast list so far

Hogwarts Legacy has a host of talented voice actors to bring its quirky characters to life, so here’s the confirmed cast so far.

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Phineas Nigellus Black in Hogwarts Legacy

Hogwarts Legacy employs some of the best voice acting talent around to bring its magical world to life. Here’s a full breakdown of the Hogwarts Legacy voice cast and the characters they are playing.

The story of Hogwarts Legacy will take players to plenty of iconic locations and into the paths of quirky characters, from familiar faces lifted from the books and films to new ones created especially for the game.

While learning spells and attending classes will take up much of the players’ time, Hogwarts Legacy’s narrative hinges on the voice actors tasked with bringing it to life.

Some huge names have already been announced for the project, so here’s a list of all the voice actors in Hogwarts Legacy and the roles they play.

Hogwarts Legacy voice cast

In the lead-up to the release of Hogwarts Legacy, Portkey Games have been revealing the talent behind many of the game’s characters. Check out every voice actor announced for Hogwarts Legacy so far below:

  • Phineas Nigellus Black: Simon Pegg
  • Professor Matilda Weasley: Lesley Nicol
  • Amit Thakkar: Asif Ali
  • Professor Onai: Kandace Caine
  • Professor Satyavati Shah: Sohm Kapila
  • Everett Clopton: Luke Youngblood
  • Nearly Headless Nick / The Sorting Hat: Jason Anthony
  • Player Voice 1: Sebastian Croft
  • Player Voice 2: Amelia Gething

Every Hogwarts Legacy voice actor

Simon Pegg – Phineas Nigellus Black

Simon Pegg with Hogwarts Legacy character

One of the biggest names set to appear in Hogwarts Legacy is Simon Pegg, who portrays Phineas Nigellus Black. Phineas is the great-grandfather of Sirius Black, played by Gary Oldman in the live-action Harry Potter film, and is the school’s headmaster when the player begins their journey.

Pegg is best known for his work on the Cornetto Trilogy alongside Nick Frost, comprising of Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, and The World’s End. He has since had major roles in the Mission Impossible series as well as latter-day Star Trek movies.

Lesley Nicol – Professor Matilda Weasley

Lesley Nicol with Hogwarts Legacy character

Another popular family is set to feature on the Hogwarts staff, as the Deputy Headmistress of the school is Professor Matilda Weasley.

Ron’s ancestor will be voiced by Lesley Nicol, who you might recognize from her work on Downton Abbey and Amazon Prime’s The Boys. She has also lent her voice to a number of children’s TV shows, including Sarah & Duck.

Asif Ali – Amit Thakkar

Asif Ali with Hogwarts Legacy character

The talent doesn’t stop with the teachers, though, as Asif Ali is set to play Amit Thakkar, a Ravenclaw student whom players will meet during the story. He is described as a kind and smart wizard who will lend the protagonist a helping hand.

Ali has had roles in Disney Plus shows WandaVision and The Mandolorian, as Norm and Caben respectively. He’s also contributed voice work to critically-acclaimed animated shows like BoJack Horseman.

Kandace Caine – Professor Onai

Kandace Caine with Hogwarts Legacy character

Another teacher players will become acquainted with is Professor Onai, who leads the Divination class at Hogwarts during this time period. She is also the mother of Gryffindor student Natsai Onai.

The professor is voiced by Kandace Caine, making her return to video games after voicing Nova in Modern Warfare 2 2022. Horror fans may also recall her as Karrie in The Human Centipede 2.

Sohm Kapila – Professor Satyavati Shah

Sohm Kaplia with Hogwarts Legacy character

The final teacher confirmed in Hogwarts Legacy is astrology Professor Satyavati Shah, played by Indian actress Sohm Kapila.

Kapila is making her video game debut after landing minor roles in a number of popular shows, including Waking the Dead, Charmed, and NCIS: Los Angeles.

Luke Youngblood – Everett Clopton

Luke Youngblood with Hogwarts Legacy character

Joining the list of new characters is Everett Clopton, a bully, and prankster found in House Ravenclaw. However, this isn’t voice actor Luke Youngblood’s first visit to Hogwarts.

The British actor appeared in the first two Harry Potter movies as Lee Jordan, a fellow student and friend to Fred and George Weasley. He has since landed successful parts as Magnitude in Community and Sugo in The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf.

Jason Anthony – Nearly Headless Nick / The Sorting Hat

Jason Anthony with Hogwarts Legacy characters

Doing the honors of voicing not one but two fan-favorite characters is Jason Anthony, who plays both the sentient Sorting Hat and Gryffindor house ghost Nearly Headless Nick.

In a career spanning over two decades, Anthony has been involved in some of the biggest franchises around, from Otter in Modern Warfare to Admiral Ozzel in Lego Star Wars. He also appeared as Ron Weasley in Harry Potter: Wizards Unite.

Sebastian Croft – Player Voice 1

Sebastian Croft with Hogwarts Legacy character

Hogwarts Legacy lets players customize their own character, all the way down to the voice. There are two distinct voice options to choose from, the first of which comes from rising star Sebastian Croft.

He is probably best known for his appearance as a young Ned Stark in season six of HBO’s Game of Thrones. However, he has gone on to feature in the likes of Penny Dreadful, Love, Death & Robots, and Doom Patrol.

Amelia Gething – Player Voice 2

Amerlia Gething with Hogwarts Legacy character

The second voice option is provided by Amelia Gething, a relative newcomer who has already made quite an impression on our screens.

She wrote and starred in The Amelia Gething Complex sketch show, before playing Anne Bronte in the biographical drama, Emily, which earned a nomination for Best Ensemble Performance at the British Independent Film Awards.

There you have it, there was every Hogwarts Legacy voice actor confirmed to appear in the game so far. We’ll be sure to update this page as soon as the complete cast is revealed.


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