Brave – Naw yer nay!

Accusation

The makers of animated blockbuster Brave have hired actors to dub the film overseas because they “fear” the Scottish accents will be difficult to understand!

The Disney Pixar film, which will premiere in Edinburgh, is to be voiced by natives in countries such as Japan, Taiwan and France to avoid perceived confusion!  Meaning Scottish cast members Kelly Macdonald, Billy Connolly, Robbie Coltrane, Craig Ferguson and Kevin McKidd will not be heard in non-English speaking countries!

Recommendation

Be Brave Pixar – have the courage of your convictions and leave the voices as they were originally intended to be – Scottish!

Representation

Well Pixar – ‘Mon then, whit’s yer chat on this one?

 

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3 Comments

  • in places like japan and france the film would be dubbed anyways so I am not quite sure of the point here.

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