Rachael Leigh Cook (born October 4, 1979) is an American actress and voice actor. She was the original starring voice of Tifa Lockhart of Final Fantasy VII, beginning with the joint Disney and Square series Kingdom Hearts. She continued to voice the character throughout the initial Compilation of Final Fantasy VII as well as in several other related releases until 2019, but did not return to voice the character in Final Fantasy VII Remake.
Roles[edit | edit source]
|Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children||2006||Tifa Lockhart|
|Dirge of Cerberus -Final Fantasy VII-||2006||Tifa Lockhart|
|Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children Complete||2009||Tifa Lockhart|
|Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy||2011||Tifa Lockhart|
|Final Fantasy Explorers||2016||Tifa Lockhart* Archived audio|
|World of Final Fantasy||2016||Tifa Lockhart|
|Mobius Final Fantasy||2018||Tifa Lockhart* Archived audio|
|Dissidia Final Fantasy NT||2019||Tifa Lockhart|
Related games[edit | edit source]
- Kingdom Hearts II as Tifa Lockhart
Background[edit | edit source]
Beyond the Final Fantasy series, Rachael Leigh Cook has voiced Tifa in the Kingdom Hearts series. She has stated in an interview for Kingdom Hearts II that she enjoys playing Tifa and described her as "very strong physical and emotionally, but also very sensitive," and as "very multi-dimensional". Furthermore, she has voiced characters in other video games, such as Star Wars: The Old Republic. Her career in acting includes roles in several television series and films, and she is notable for her roles in She's All That (1999) and Josie and the Pussycats (in 2001).