Riot Games has officially revealed the cast of voice actors for its upcoming League of Legends anime series, Arcane.
The cast will star actresses Hailee Steinfeld and Ella Purnell, who will voice characters Vi and Jinx respectively.
List of all Arcane voice actors
- Hailee Steinfeld as Vi
- Ella Purnell as Jinx
- Kevin Alejandro as Jayce
- Jason Spisak as Silco
- Katie Leung as Caitlyn
- Toks Olagundoye as Mel
- JB Blanc as Vander
- Harry Lloyd as Viktor
Hailee Steinfeld is Vi’s Arcane voice actor
Leading the Arcane voice actor cast is singer and actress Hailee Steinfeld., who will give life to the Piltover character Vi in the League of Legends anime series.
Hailee Steinfeld is known for her pop songs like “Love Myself”, “Starving”, and “Let Me Go”.
Aside from the Arcane series, Hailee Steinfeld has also voiced other lead animated characters like Sasaki Anna from “When Marnie Was There”, and Gwen Stacy in “Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse”.
Ella Purnell is Jinx’s Arcane voice actor
After blasting zombies in “Army of the Dead”, actress Ella Purnell is ready to blow up Runeterra as the voice actor for Jinx, a series that will explore the origin story of Jinx and her sister Vi.
You may have also recognized Ella Purnell from her past movie appearances as the teen Maleficent in “Maleficent” and as Emma Bloom in “Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children”.
After Arcane, Ella Purnell will voice Gwyn in the upcoming animated series “Star Trek: Prodigy”.
Kevin Alejandro is Jayce’s Arcane voice actor
“Lucifer” regular Kevin Alejandro will be voicing Piltover’s inventor Jayce in the Arcane anime series.
Kevin Alejandro has also appeared in other popular television shows like “Arrow” and “Grey’s Anatomy”.
Fans can look forward to the League of Legends anime series especially since it “is so good and creates a style all of its own” according to Alejandro.
Jason Spisak is Silco’s Arcane voice actor
We first heard the voice of the mysterious Silco in the Arcane announcement trailer, discussing how power and authority work. While his role remains to be a big question mark in the League of Legends anime series, Silco’s voice actor is now out in the open.
Jason Spisak has voiced numerous animated characters in the past, including Silico from “The Powerpuff Girls”, Kid Flash in “Young Justice”, and Kenji in “Initial D”.
Katie Leung is Caitlyn’s Arcane voice actor
Riot Games has finally confirmed the appearance of Caitlyn in the League of Legends anime. Caitlyn will be voiced by actress Katie Leung, who is none other than Cho Chang in the Harry Potter film series.
Toks Olagundoye is Mel’s Arcane voice actor
Another enigmatic character on the list, Arcane’s Mel will be voiced Nigerian actress Toks Olagundoye.
Gamers may already be familiar with Toks Olagundoye’s voice, as she is the actor behind video games “Game of Thrones” as Beskha, “Middle-earth: Shadow of War” as Carnán, and “Artifact” as Vanessa.
JB Blanc is Vander’s Arcane voice actor
Who is Vander in the League of Legends anime series? What role will he play in Jinx and Vi’s story? Only Vander’s voice actor, JB Blanc, knows.
Aside from giving life to Vander in the upcoming League of Legends anime series, JB Blanc is also the voice behind Braum in the MOBA game.
Outside Riot Games projects, JB Blanc has voiced Apex Legends’ Caustic, Mortal Kombat’s Kano, and Rainbow Six Siege’s Oryx.
Harry Lloyd is Viktor’s Arcane voice actor
Jayce’s friend and mentor Viktor will also play an important role in Arcane’s plot. Viktor will be voiced by Harry Lloyd.
Harry Lloyd is known for his characters in television shows like Viserys Targaryen in “Game of Thrones”, Paul Crosley in “Manhattan”, and Peter Quayle in “Counterpart”.
Arcane League of Legends anime release date
Arcane will premiere exclusively on streaming platform Netflix later this fall 2021, sometime between September to November.
This League of Legends anime marks Riot Games’ first series for television since the MOBA game’s debut in 2009. It will be a “visually spectacular thrill ride” for all viewers, according to Arcane’s director Dominique Bazay.