Remedy’s Alan Wake 2, the sequel to the acclaimed 2010 survival horror title, is around the corner. As the marketing for the game ramps up through different trailers, and behind-the-scenes videos, so have fans’ curiosity about the talent behind the characters of Alan Wake 2.
Alan Wake 2 cast revealed so far
Matthew Porretta as Alan Wake
Returning to reprise his role as the protagonist, Matthew Porretta lends his voice to Alan Wake once again. Porretta recently played the character of Dr Casper Darling in Control, another one of Remedy’s games. Notably, he also made a cameo appearance in Control as Alan Wake himself, which established the interconnectedness of Remedy’s different game worlds.
Melanie Liburd as Saga Anderson
Melanie Liburd joins the cast of Alan Wake 2 as Saga Anderson. While details about Saga’s role and significance in the game’s narrative are yet to be fully revealed, it has been confirmed that players will get to play as Saga and Alan Wake providing a duo narrative. Prior to this, her work includes notable roles in television series such as ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘This is Us’.
James McCaffrey as Alex Casey
James McCaffrey lends his voice to the character of Alex Casey in Alan Wake 2. While specifics about Alex Casey’s role in the game are still under wraps, fans might remember McCaffrey as the voice of Max Payne in the iconic Max Payne series.
Alan Wake 2 Face models revealed so far
Ilkka Villi serves as the model for Alan Wake. Additionally, Remedy Entertainment’s creative director Sam Lake, who famously portrayed Max Payne in the original Max Payne game, serves as the inspiration for the character of Alex Casey.
Returning cast members from the original Alan Wake
Matthew Porretta as the voice of Alan Wake and Ilkka Villi as the face model of Alan Wake are set to be back reprising the role of Alan Wake. However, there hasn’t been official confirmation about any other returning cast members from the original Alan Wake game so far.