Alésia Glidewell

{{RWP Infobox
|name=Alésia Glidewell
|image=Alésia cropped.jpg
|birth=December 8, 1978{{IMDb|url=name/nm1722958/bio}}
|birthplace=Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
*Voice actress
'''Alésia Toyoko Glidewell''' (first name also spelled "Alesia") (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// Personal website


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// Snagbuddy Films In 2008 she relocated from Seattle to Los Angeles where she currently resides.

In 2007, she performed the motion capture animations for Chell in ''Portal'', and also gave her her likeness. In 2008, she provided voice-over work for ''wcleft4deadLeft 4 Dead|Left 4 Dead'''s wcleft4deadZoey|Zoey, mostly when she is screaming. However the appearance of Zoey's early model is not based on her.Jeep Barnett (PersonGuy) in http// "She Was Never Ugly" - A short rant on Chell's Portal 2 re-design at Facepunch

In 2009, Glidewell 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''.

In 2011, Glidewell provided again motion capture work for Chell in ''Portal 2'', in which the model was improved over its predecessor.

==Work for the ''Portal'' series==

*''Portal'' (2007)
*''Portal 2'' (2011)


FileAlésia nb small.jpg|Promotional picture. 
FileAlésia yellow.jpg|Ditto.
FileAlésia polaroid.jpg|Ditto.
FilePotato 61.jpg|Outfit study for Chell in ''Portal 2'', on a picture of Alésia, revealed during the PotatoFoolsDay ARG|''PotatoFoolsDay'' ARG.
FileLego alesia01.jpg|Alésia as Chell in the ''Lego Dimensions'' trailer.
FileLego alesia02.jpg


==External links==

*http// Personal website
*http// Snagbuddy Films - official website of her film production company

CategoryCharacter models