Hollywood actor Idris Elba discusses his role in Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty in a recent interview.

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Elba expresses doubts about taking on another video game role due to the challenging nature of the project.

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Hollywood actor Idris Elba discusses his role in Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty in a recent interview.

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Elba is drawn to Reed's dramatic storylines and describes him as dedicated to his craft and country.

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The character creation and refinement process for Reed is described as "interesting" and highly intricate.

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Elba's involvement involves voice recording only, with no motion capture for Reed.

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He highlights the challenges of aligning voice acting with on-screen emotion and expressions during serious action scenes.

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The collaborative effort to match acting with on-screen emotions took three years to perfect.

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Elba hints at a preference for traditional acting roles due to the demanding nature of video game projects.

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Despite the difficulty, Elba takes pride in his work on Phantom Liberty, and the expansion is set to launch on September 26, 2023, for various gaming platforms.

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