July 30, 2014

Actress Kelly Macdonald On Voicing Merida In ‘Brave’ And Its Video Game

Great acting means that viewers forget that they are watching an actor or actress playing a role – the actor fully becomes the character. In Brave, actress Kelly Macdonald voices the main character, Merida, and does a beautiful job at convincing us we are watching the journey of a teenager trying to connect with her mother. With Brave now playing in North America (and starting to expand to theaters around the world) and its video game adaptation available, Macdonald spoke about voicing the fiery redhead for the screen as well as the game console. Watch the video in HD after the break!




Kelly Macdonald Playing BRAVE: The Video Game. Photo by Deborah Coleman / Pixar

Kelly Macdonald, who has starred in No Country For Old Men, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, and HBO’s Boardwalk Empire, talks about the film’s story and who the Pixar film and video game will appeal to:

About Samad Rizvi

Samad is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of The Pixar Times and The Disney Times. His favorite films include The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, Vertigo, Back to the Future, Children of Men, Pan's Labyrinth, and of course, Pixar's Monsters, Inc., WALL-E and Up.