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EP 287 Carolina Ravassa & Anjali Bhimani: Voices of Sombra & Symmetra in Overwatch

June 17, 2018

EPISODE 287 - Chuck and Stacey welcome the two talented actresses who play Sombra and Symmetra in Blizzard Entertainment’s Overwatch video game, Carolina Ravassa and Anjali Bhimani. The two share how they landed the roles in Overwatch and why they feel it’s such an extraordinary game with its inclusiveness, diversity, range and complexity. They explain what a recording session for Overwatch is like and the joy of working with Blizzard voice and casting director, Andrea Toyias. Carolina talks about working on her animation demo with Chuck at Demos That Rock as well as the personal story of how she found her way to the U.S. to pursue her acting career. Anjali speaks about studying theatre at Northwestern, to performing on Broadway and then making the move to Los Angeles. They both discuss the ongoing journey of embracing their authenticity and uniqueness and the ability to keep moving forward despite the obstacles and setbacks. Anjali and Carolina reflect on advice that they got along the way that has helped them in their lives and careers.

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