Alésia Glidewell

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'''Alésia Toyoko Glidewell''' (born December 8, 1978) is an American video game actress, voice actress, model and director who served as the base for Chell's face and body.http//www.alesiaglidewell.com/bio.php Official website

==Biography==

Glidewell also served as the base for the original model of ''wcleft4deadLeft 4 Dead|Left 4 Dead'''s wcleft4deadZoey|Zoey, but she was replaced by Sonja Kinski when the characters' designs were changed (she is therefore not credited, although a picture of the model can be seen on her website). In the past she performed the motion capture animations of another video game character, Alma Wade, for ''WikipediaF.E.A.R. 2 Project Origin|F.E.A.R. 2 Project Origin''. She also has voiced several video game characters in ''WikipediaSly 2 Band of Thieves|Sly 2 Band of Thieves'', ''WikipediaStar Fox Assault|Star Fox Assault'' and ''WikipediaSuper Smash Bros. Brawl|Super Smash Bros. Brawl''.

Glidewell is of Brazilian and Japanese descent (her father is Brazilian American and her mother is Japanese). She speaks fluent Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese, is an animal lover and a science fiction fan. She is also the owner of a small film production company, Snagbuddy Films.http//www.snagbuddy.com/ Snagbuddy Films In 2008 she relocated from Seattle to Los Angeles where she currently resides.

==Works==
FileAlesia Chell reference shot.jpg|right|200px|thumb|Reference shot of Alésia as Chell, with orange jumpsuit and ASHPD placeholder.

===Video game===

====Motion capture actress====

*''Portal'' (2007)
*''WikipediaCondemned 2 Bloodshot|Condemned 2 Bloodshot'' (2008)
*''WikipediaF.E.A.R. 2 Project Origin|F.E.A.R. 2 Project Origin'' (2009)
*''Portal 2'' (2011)

====Voice actress====

*''WikipediaSly 2 Band of Thieves|Sly 2 Band of Thieves'' (2004)
*''WikipediaThe Matrix Online|The Matrix Online'' (2005)
*''WikipediaStar Fox Assault|Star Fox Assault'' (2005)
*''WikipediaSuper Smash Bros. Brawl|Super Smash Bros. Brawl'' (2008)

===Film===

====Actress====

*''http//www.imdb.com/title/tt0447617/ Commercial'' (2004)
*''http//www.imdb.com/title/tt0479185/ Turnaround'' (2005)
*''http//www.imdb.com/title/tt1647360/ Gloria Jesus'' (2010)

====Director====

*''http//www.imdb.com/title/tt1513767/ First Date'' (2008)
*''http//www.imdb.com/title/tt1615031/ Look at Me'' (2010)

====Misc.====

*''http//www.imdb.com/title/tt0464203/ Snow Day, Bloody Snow Day'' (2005) {{C|second assistant camera}}
*''Turnaround'' (2005) {{C|second assistant camera}}
*''http//www.imdb.com/title/tt1113726/ Elliot's Wake'' (2007) {{C|production designer}}
*''http//www.imdb.com/title/tt1128058/ The Ballad of Mary Jo'' (2007) {{C|assistant camera}}
*''WikipediaTanner Hall (film)|Tanner Hall'' (2009) {{C|thanks}}
*''http//www.imdb.com/title/tt1481573/ Nothing Special'' (2010) {{C|director assistant; extras casting}}
*''http//www.imdb.com/title/tt1589505/ Storage'' (2010) {{C|unit production manager}}

==Gallery==


FileAlésia nb small.jpg|Promotional picture. 
FileAlésia yellow.jpg|Another picture of Glidewell.
FileAlésia polaroid.jpg|Ditto.
FileZoey zombies old.jpg|Render of Zoey's original model based on Alésia.
FilePortal 2 PotatoFoolsDay ARG Chell Outfit Concept Art 2.jpg|Outfit study for Chell in ''Portal 2'', on a picture of Alésia, revealed during the PotatoFoolsDay ARG|''PotatoFoolsDay'' ARG.


==References==
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==External links==

*http//www.alesiaglidewell.com/ Official website
*http//www.snagbuddy.com/ Snagbuddy Films - official website of her film production company
*{{Fb|url=profile.php?id=694736874}}
*{{IMDb|url=name/nm1722958/}}
*{{MG|url=173667}}

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