Mar052017: Grimsley’s Voice

“Just a fun question: If your comics were made into an animated feature, what voice actor would you choose to do Alcott? (He looks like a David Tennant)”

Asked by i-sketch

He’s always been James Mason (for everything). The poor old man was truly underrated; not only was he an amazing actor – who was effortlessly the dashing hero or the sinister villain -, his voice is incredibly unique. It sounds like poisoned wine and a black velvet noose, with that air of royalty that could either soothe you with its dulcet tones, or cut you with its sardonic knife. Which describes Grimsley as a character too.

Here’s his reading of The Tell-Tale Heart:

And ‘Silence’ (also by Edgar Allan Poe) – this one is canonically more like Grimsley, since James Mason is using his usual accent here.

 

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Reimena Yee is a graphic novelist, artist and flamingo enthusiast.

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Reimena Yee is a graphic novelist, artist and flamingo enthusiast.

She writes and illustrates quite a few webcomics and graphic novels. When not making books, she lulls away her time with essays on craft, life and experiences in the publishing industry. Some of her thoughts of art and life are rather unstructured and will evolve over time as this blog matures, as they should be.

Currently committed to being Alexander the Great's death doula. Is a nerd for all things spooky and historical.

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