Reflections on Actors III: The Work of the Dubbing Actor – Performing Gollum in the German version of Lord of the Rings
Simone Knox / University of Reading

Performing labour that is by its nature literally invisible and at the same time raises issues of transparency, the work of the dubbing actor needs to be understood beyond dogged fixations on dubbing’s supposed lack of originality, and authenticity, as well as the constraining matters of practicality

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