One of the most popular agents in the game by Riot Games called Valorant is Jett and it is named as one of the most picked agents in the history of the popular FPS shooter. This South Korean agent is really popular due to her smokescreen, dash, and an ultimate while handing her a set of perfectly knives that have taken the esports scene by storm.
For those who are just into the game, you might be wondering who exactly the voice actor behind one of the most popular characters in the game is. So, who is the voice actor behind Jett? Can you guess who?
The answer to the question is Shannon Arrum Williams. This British-South Korean singer and actress is the one behind the agent named Jett. Do you know Shannon Arrum Williams? In case you are not familiar with her, check out the detailed information about her below.
- Birth name: Shannon Arrum Williams-Lees
- Other name(s): Kim Ah-reum
- Place of birth: London, United Kingdom
- Date of birth: May 26, 1998
- Age: 23 years old
- Height: 164 cm or 65 in
- Blood type: O
- Eighteen: This one was released on March 5, 2015.
- Hello: This one was released on July 28, 2017.
- Daybreak Rain: This one was released in 2014.
- Why Why: This one was released in 2015.
- Love Don’t Hurt (feat Lil’ Boi): This one was released in 2017.
- Hello: This one was released in 2017.
- Like This Night: This one was released in 2017.
- Hatred Farewell: This one was released in 2018.
Collaborations and soundtracks:
- My Love: This one was released in 2012.
- Day and Night (Love All): This one was released in 2012.
- Remember You: This one was released in 2014.
- Breath: This one was released in 2014.
- My Love Who Loved Me More Than I Loved Myself: This one was released in 2015.
- Remember and Love: This one was released in 2015.
- Love X Go Away: This one was released in 2015.
- Lachrymal Gland: This one was released in 2016.
- Who’s Your Mama?: This one happened in 2017.
- See Through: This one happened in 2017.
- Happy: This one happened in 2017.
- I Have A Girlfriend: This one happened in 2017.
- I Have a Lover (Best Actress Award for the Day Fennec Fox): This one happened in 2017.
- Stop the Time (Best Actress Award for the Day Fennec Fox): This one happened in 2017.
- Love is… (3 + 3=0): This one happened in 2017.
- Blue: This one was released in 2018.
- Wind: This one was released in 2019.
- Shannon First Live Concert: This one happened in 2014.
- Valorant as Jett (2020)
- Moorim School: Saga of the Brave as Shannon (2016)
- Star King (2010 – 2011, 2013 – 2014)
- Hidden Singer 2 (2013 – 2014)
- Hidden Singer 3 (2014)
- Immortal Songs 2 (2015)
- My Neighbor, Charles (2015)
- 2015 Autumn Season Idol Star Athletics Championships (2015)
- Get It Beauty (2016)
- Radio Star (2016)
- Kpop Star 6 (2016 – 2017)
- King of Mask Singer (2017)
- Idol Show K-Rush (2017)
- Oliver Twist as Oliver Twist (2018)
- Les Misérables as Cosette (2009)
- Day and Night (2012)
- Remember You (2014)
- Daybreak Rain (2014)
- Breathe (2014)
- Why Why (2015)
- Lachrymal Gland (2016)
- Love Don’t Hurt (2017)
- Hello (2017)
Shannon Arrum Williams is known as a K-pop singer. She made her debut as a solo artist in December 2014 with the single entitled Daybreak Rain. After making her debut, she then made some appearances in some Korean TV shows, such as Star King, Hidden Singer 2, Hidden Singer 3, Immortal Songs 2, My Neighbor Charles, and K-pop Star 6: The Last Chance.
Actually, voicing Jett was her first work as a voice actor that he ever took on. Aside from being known as a K-pop star and a voice actor, she is also known as a streamer. Right now, she has more than 270,000 subscribers on her Twitch channel. On her channel, she usually does streams where she plays Valorant and some other games such as Among Us and Sea of Thieves.
Some people might wonder why Shannon Arrum Williams is the one that was chosen to voice Jett. The Senior Narrative Writer at Riot Games named Zach Betka revealed the reason why they selected her before the release of the game in 2020, saying that Shannon not only brought a cultural authenticity to the character but a demographic authenticity. He said that she walked in on day one of their session already a hardcore FPS player and they did not have to do any work onboarding her to the type of game they were making.
As you already know the voice actor behind Jett, now you might be wondering about the voice actors of the other agents of Valorant. For anyone who is wondering about it, here is the list of the other Valornat agents and the voice actors behind them:
- Brimstone: This agent is voiced by Steve Blum.
- Viper: This agent is voiced by Ashley Burch.
- Omen: This agent is voiced by Jason Marnocha.
- Astra: This agent is voiced by Effie Nkrumah.
- Phoenix: This agent is voiced by Afolabi Alli.
- Reyna: This agent is voiced by Karina Altamirano.
- Raze: This agent is voiced by Carolina Ravassa.
- Yoru: This agent is voiced by Daisuke Takahashi.
- Sova: This agent is voiced by Aaron Vodovoz.
- Breach: This agent is voiced by David Menkin.
- Skye: This agent is voiced by Miranda O’Hare.
- KAY/O: This agent is voiced by Gabe Kunda.
- Killjoy: This agent is voiced by Eva Feiler.
- Cypher: This agent is voiced by Nabil Elouahabi.
- Sage: This agent is voiced by Naomi Yang.
- Chamber: This agent is voiced by Hugo Pierre Martin.
Apart from Shannow Arrum Williams and Naomi Yang, the other voice actors have been around since forever, meaning voicing the agents in Valorant is not their debut as voice actors. For instance, Hugo Pierre Martin has lent his voice in a lot of popular video games, such as Ghost of Tsushima, The Last of Us: Part II, and Days Gone. In addition, he also has appeared in shows such as Westworld and I Am The Night, as in films such as Glass.
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