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Similar voices
« on: February 16, 2019, 07:17:31 PM »
It's interesting how in each adaptation, some of the characters have the same kind of voice.

Like Fiver always has that calming, neutral English voice. Bigwig, a kind of Londony lad voice.
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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #1 on: February 16, 2019, 07:18:19 PM »
I want to hear Fiver with a Texas accent. It would be hilarious.

I love Cowslip's voice in the film.

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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #2 on: February 16, 2019, 07:18:56 PM »
I really like Fiver's voice in all the adaptations, especially the 1999 series :fiver

Another interesting case of similar voice types would be Silverweed in the miniseries and the radio drama (the 1999 series tried something different though).

Cowslip's film voice is nice, although, not as creepy as in the series or the miniseries, I think.
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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #3 on: February 16, 2019, 07:20:23 PM »
I want to hear Fiver with a Texas accent.
Ha... that would be quite different. Somebody try it!

He does vary more, but Cowslip has a kind of snooty, posh-ishness in the series and film which kind of links them up. He's like a lord of the manor :D Particularly film Cowslip does remind me a bit of how some upper class people who own manors are like over here :D

Hazel's voice is similar in adaptions, too.
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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #4 on: February 16, 2019, 07:20:47 PM »
That's an interesting way of putting it :hannah
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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #5 on: February 16, 2019, 07:22:01 PM »
Kids at school used to make fun of me for having a "big house." We ain't all bad. And I would never talk about my house! I'd don't know how they even knew that! Lol.

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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #6 on: February 16, 2019, 07:22:23 PM »
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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #7 on: February 16, 2019, 07:22:59 PM »
cowslip, wearing airpods and speaking loudly as hazel and co. walk by: does it smell like broke in here

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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #8 on: February 16, 2019, 07:23:23 PM »
cowslip, wearing airpods and speaking loudly as hazel and co. walk by: does it smell like broke in here
That is perfect :hannah4
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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #9 on: February 16, 2019, 07:24:28 PM »
HAHA
No, no.

Cowslip would be wearing normal earbuds, because AirPods are for people who can't afford the wire.

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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #10 on: February 16, 2019, 07:24:52 PM »
valid honestly

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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #11 on: February 16, 2019, 07:25:11 PM »
Cowslip can afford all the wires.
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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #12 on: February 16, 2019, 07:25:33 PM »
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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #13 on: February 16, 2019, 07:25:54 PM »
I'm just sitting here imagining some kind of college AU fic thing where Cowslip is the preppy douche from a wealthy family.

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Re: Similar voices
« Reply #14 on: February 17, 2019, 01:37:54 AM »
Cowslip is too much of a hipster for airpods. He was wet ring them way before the Watership down rabbits now they are uncool to him and switched to earbuds.

I don't think any adaption will be able to match dandilion's 1999 voice. Hazel's tone was pretty much the same in all the adaptions.
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