Exclusive Interview with April Hong



Click here to visit our sponsor


Wednesday August 14, 2002


Exclusive Interview with April Hong, Voice talent for Bruce Lee: Quest of the Dragon

April Hong is a young actress in her early 20's who did the voice over of the characters Tabitha and Tiger girl in the video game Bruce lee : The Legend of the Dragon from Ronin and Vivendi Universal Publishing.

LadyDragon - How long did it take you to do the work on those characters ?

April Hong - About 2 hours.

LadyDragon - Did you do any Caption Motion Video in the game ?

April Hong - No, I did not

LadyDragon - Do you do martial art, if so what is your style ?

April Hong - Before I got this part I started to study Karate  because more roles are created with women having martial art fighting skills and I wanted to brighten my horizon and give myself more chance in landing roles of that sorts. Plus I did dancing in the past as well.

LadyDragon - How did you find out that they were looking for a voice actress with with a martial art background.?

April Hong - Jim Hong,  my father did voice over for some of the game characters as well so when they heard about me I got an audition with Margaret Tang and got the part.

LadyDragon - Did your skills as a martial artist helped you in this role and if so how did it help ?

April Hong - Yes my skills helped me because I like to mimic the moves while I yell, like if I do a kick yell I do a real kick in the studio as well. I like to incorporate everything so what it does is with my body involve with my voice it creates a more realistic yell kick.

LadyDragon - Do you play video games, if so do you have a favorite?

April Hong - Yes, I do love video games and when I do voice over I also imagine how it will sound once someone will play the game. No I do not have a favorite I like all genres.

LadyDragon - Have you done voice over before?

April Hong - Yes, I did voice over in Ghostbusters the Animated series.

LadyDragon - Do you like doing voice over?

April Hong - Oh yes and I love playing animals specially cats ?

LadyDragon - Why cats?

April Hong - Well cats are very moody so they allow me to do a range of emotion.

LadyDragon - Do you work for Universal or Ronin?

April Hong - No, I am currently in college and pursuing an acting career.

LadyDragon - What is your next project that you are working on?

April Hong - My next project is a western movie that is filmed in Tucson, Arizona.

We will keep you up to date if she does further work in the future in video games.


Click here to visit our sponsor


Tous droits réservés - All rights reserved.
Copyright ©1998 - 2002 - LadyDragon.com