Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell®
Pandora TomorrowTM Attracts a Trio of Top Hollywood Talent
February 2004 (Newstream) -- Three Hollywood heavy hitters have lent their talents to the
much anticipated stealth-action game Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell® Pandora TomorrowTM.
Joining the game:
- Dennis Haysbert (Irving Lambert)-Widely
recognized from his role as President David Palmer in the hit Fox television series,
"24", Dennis Haysbert is an established screen actor who has appeared in
numerous films including Far from Heaven, Major League and Heat. Haysbert joins the
cast as Sam Fisher's supervisor and colleague, Irving Lambert, who provides direction to
the lone agent from Third Echelon headquarters deep within the NSA.
- Michael Ironside (Sam Fisher)-Famed
character actor Michael Ironside reprises his role as Sam Fisher in this sequel to the
original best selling video game, Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell®. Ironside's gravelly voice
helps bring Fisher's tough-as-nails character to life. Fans know Ironside from his roles
in movies such as Top Gun, Starship Troopers and Total Recall.
- Lalo Shifrin (Composer, Original Theme)-Respected
composer Lalo Shifrin has more than 184 film credits under his belt, and is most widely
recognized as the creator of the Mission Impossible theme song. His talent for
creating tension and excitement through music is evident in the theme he composed for the
This roster of entertainment industry
icons is fitting for a game that is already making Hollywood history. In January, Tom
Clancy's Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow became the first video game to premiere in or
around a film festival, when it debuted at a VIP event coinciding with the Sundance Film
Festival. Considered to be one of the most anticipated games of 2004, the game was
recently featured in MTV's "Ultimate Video Game Countdown."
"The tense realism, compelling
storyline and attention to detail that you expect from Tom Clancy are evident in Tom
Clancy's Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow," says actor Dennis Haysbert, a longtime fan
of Tom Clancy's work. "Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow unfolds just like
a movie: It's a conspiracy-ridden storyline that explores the shadowy world of
international espionage. With its stunning visuals and strong use of light and shadows it
looks like a movie too. I can't wait to play it with my son!"
About Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell
Inspired by the world of Tom Clancy,
Splinter Cell Pandora Tomorrow centers around the story of Sam FisherTM, a lone
operative waging a one-man war against an Indonesian terrorist network. Empowered with the
Fifth Freedom - the right to spy, steal, destroy and assassinate to protect his country -
Fisher embarks on a mission that will take him to the far-most corners of the globe and
into the shadowy world of international espionage, encountering numerous threats and
begging the question, "Whom can you trust?"
Product Name: Tom Clancy's Splinter
Cell® Pandora TomorrowTM
Format: Xbox®, PlayStation®2, PC, Nintendo GameCubeTM, Game Boy® Advance,
cell phones (Gameloft®)
Launch Date: March '04
Retail price: $49.99
Developer: Ubisoft Shanghai Studios
Category: 3rd-Person, Stealth Action
# of Players: 1 offline: TBA online
ESRB Rating: Rating Pending (T expected)
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