Rainbow Six Siege, since its initial launch in December 2015, has taken the multiplayer shooter scene by storm. Having been re-repeated in 2020 for the next generation of consoles, its popularity has done nothing but soar with over 60 million registered players.
The game was developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft Worldwide and has been nominated for 29 awards, winning 3 in its time on the video game market. So many people have contributed to the game, with over 59 playable characters in the game.
Seamus "Sledge" Cowden is a male Attack operator, age 33, from John O' Groats, Scotland. Originally Sledge was a part of the UK's SAS before joining up with Team Rainbow for counter-terrorism operations across the globe. Within the game itself, Sledge is favored for his versatile loadout and ability to forge unique openings when attacking a bomb site. He is a 2 speed, 2 armor character.
Voice Actor Ryan Nicolls is from Sacramento, California, United States. His native language is English (American) and he is also known for his roles in Pokemon, Dungeon Hunter 5, Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V, Seven Lovers, and Sleepwalkers.
Mike Baker codenamed "Thatcher" is a male Attack operator, age 56, from Bideford, England. Thatcher is currently part of the UK's elite SAS unit, serving as a Warrant Officer Class 1, while serving on Team Rainbow to counter global threats. Within the game, Thatcher is primarily used for his EMP grenades that can disable enemy utility and gadgets; especially laser sights. He is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
Voice Actor James Muffett is from England, United Kingdom but is based in Philadelphia and New York City, United States. His native language is English (British) and he is also known for his roles in GTA 5, Ghost Recon Breakpoint, and Spiderman: Far From Home.
James Porter codenamed "Smoke" is a male Defense Operator, age 36, from London, England. Smoke is known for his good grades growing up and his proficiency with the sciences. He serves as part of the UK's SAS and as a part of Team Rainbow. Within the game, Smoke is known for his ability to lock down a sight and block off entry routes with his toxic smoke canisters; particularly effective against attacking shield operators. He is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
Voice actor Martin Sims is from Montreal, Canada. HIs native language is Canadian English and he is known primarily for his work in Night at the Museum and Red 2.
Mark R. Chandar codenamed Mute is a male Defense Operator, age 25, from York, England. Mute has been known as a young genius; having been accepted into the Department of Engineering at the University of Cambridge at the age of 14. He started off as an Intelligence Officer in the signals intelligence unit, before being recruited into the UK's SAS and subsequently Team Rainbow. Within the game, Mute is known for his ability to jam attacker gadgets. He is a 2 Speed and 2 Armor character.
Mute's voice actor, Gary Milner, is from London, United Kingdom. He is otherwise known for his work in John Carter, Doctor Who, Peter Pan, and Law and Order: Special Victims Unit.
Eliza "Ash" Cohen is a female Attack Operator, age 33, from Jerusalem, Israel. Ash began life serving in the Israeli Defense Forces' elite Air Force unit called Shalgad. She eventually ended up transferring via an international law enforcement exchange program into FBI SWAT; working her way to Team Rainbow's leader of Forward Operations. Within the game, Ash is known for her breaching round and ability to initiate fast breaching tactics. She is a 3 Speed, 1 Armor character.
The voice actor for Ash, Patricia Summersett, is a native to Michigan, United States. Her native language is English and she is also known for The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, Star Wars: Squadrons, Far Cry Primal, For Honor, and two Assassin's Creed titles.
Jordan Trace codenamed "Thermite" is a male Attack Operator, age 35, from Plano, Texas, United States. Thermite began life by joining the Marine Corp and after two tours, enrolled in Texas A&M to learn more about dangerous compounds. He brought his experience to the FBI to help develop new breaching solutions. In the game, Thermite is known for his ability to breach reinforced walls and hatches with his exothermic charge. He is a 2 Speed, 2 armor character.
The voice actor for Thermite, Carlo Mestroni, is a native of Montreal, Canada. He is also known for Assassin's Creed: Origins, Outlast, Far Cry Primal, Far Cry 5, Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, For Honor, and The Outer Worlds.
You can follow him on his social media: Twitter
Miles Campbell, codenamed "Castle", is a male Defense Operator, age 36, from Sherman Oaks, California, United States. Castle studied through university, gaining a BA in Science and Criminal Justice, before joining LAPD. He served for five years before joining LAPD SWAT and subsequently being noticed by the FBI. He was hired by the FBI as a field operator for their training operations before being eventually transferred to FBI SWAT. He is known in-game for being able to deploy a hardened steel, bulletproof barricade to reinforce certain areas of a map or bombsite.
The voice actor for Castle is Luke Forbes, from New York city in the United States. As well as voice acting, Luke is also known for Crown Heights, Atlanta, and Gotham.
You can follow Luke on his social media: Instagram
Jack Estrada, codenamed "Pulse" is a male Defense Operator, age 32, from Goldsboro, North California, United States. Jack was born at the Seymore Airforce Base in North Carolina and spent his youth growing up in military bases across the world. Jack found an affinity with science, particularly Forensic Science and Biochemistry. After being accepted into FBI SWAT, Pulse's emotional intelligence aided his skill at hostage retrieval. This eventually led to him developing his Cardiac Sensor. He is known in-game for being able to use his cardiac sensor to detect other players' characters' heartbeats through solid surfaces.
The voice actor for Pulse, Eric T. Miller, is also known for Person Of Interest, Falling South, Tom's Dilemma, and Orgami. He is from Massachusetts, United States.
Emmanuelle Pichon codenamed "Twitch" is a female Attacking Operator, age 26, from Nancy, France. Pichon joined the Army Cadets at 16 after sponsors from computer programming competitions. Her talent in robotics led to her excelling within the GIGN and she has always had a focus on adaptable technology to aid soldiers in the field. In 2015, she joined Team Rainbow after being noticed for her accomplishments. Twitch, in-game, is known for her Shock Drone which is capable of disabling and destroying defender gadgets. She is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
The voice of Twitch is a native Canadian called Brigitte Bourdeau. She is an actor as well as a voice actor and is also known for 27 Dresses, Victoriana, and Nerfherder.
Gilles "Montagne Touré is a male Attacking operator, age 48, from Bordeaux, France. Not long after he finished school, Gilles joined up as a uniformed police officer in the National Gendarmerie. Due to his size and height, Gilles worked his way into the Mobile Gendarmerie with a focus on crowd control and counter-terrorism operations before finally being offered a spot in the GIGN. He is the longest-serving GIGN member and was recruited into Team Rainbow for his broad breaching tactics and abilities. He is known in-game for his La Roc; a towering, full-body bulletproof, and explosive resistant, front-facing shield. He is a 1 Speed, 3 Armor character.
The person that voices Montagne is also known for games like For Honor, Watch Dogs 2, Far Cry 3, and Assassin's Creed Unity. He is from Canada.
Follow him on his social media: Instagram
Gustave "Doc" Kateb is a male defending operator, age 39, from Paris, France. Doc grew up in an affluent family and is of Algerian and French descent. Coming from a long line of both military and medical prestige, Doc studied Medical Studies at the Paris Descartes University, serving with the Médecins San Frontiéres (MSF) in his second year. He then went on to join the French Defense Health Service and is regarded as one of the best medical officers by the French Army Special Forces Command. He is known in-game for his ability to re-generate his own and other players' health with his limited supply of Stim Shots. He is a 1 Speed, 3 Armor character.
The voice actor for Doc is a Canadian by the name of Alex Ivanovici. He has an extensive history of voice acting in games such as Cyberpunk 2077, Outlast, Splinter Cell: Black List, Watch Dogs, Far Cry Primal, Rainbow Six: Vegas, and Assassin's Creed Brotherhood. He has also been in 300 and X-Men: Days of Future Past.
Julien "Rook" Nizan is a male defending operator, age 27, from Tours, France. After being inspired by a National Gendarmerie anti-corruption operation his father was involved in, Julien joined up with the National Gendarmerie. His first years were spent in the Highway Patrol Unit before his excellent performance caught the eye of GIGN recruiters. After an initial operation with the GIGN, Rook was enlisted into their ranks and before long gained recognition from Team Rainbow for more specialized operations. He is known in-game for the kevlar plate armor he can provide to the defending team, giving them extra protection. He is a 1 Speed, 3 Armor character.
The person that voices Rook is a French Canadian by the name of Marc-André Brunet. Aside from playing Rook, he is also known for Montreaux Comedy, Paris Nord Sud, and French For Beginners.
You can find his social media here: Twitter.
Timur "Glaz" Glazkov (or Тимур Глазков in Russian) is a male Attack operator, age 30, from Vladivostok, Russia. He was born and raised in Vladivostok to study art until the tragedy of the Beslan hostage crisis spurred him into joining the Cadet Corps. After the Cadets, he trained at Khabarovsk Military Commanders Training Academy, where he became noticed for his expert marksmanship. It wasn't long before Glaz earned his way into the Spetsnaz (45th Guards Regiment) and caught the eye of Team Rainbow. He is known in-game for his unique thermal imaging scope that can detect body heat through smoke and small soft wall gaps. He is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
Stan Demidoff is the voice actor for Glaz, and he is a native of the United States. Aside from voicing Glaz, he is known for his roles in Iron Fist, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows, and Allegiance.
Shuhrat "Fuze" Kessikbayev (Шухрат Кессикбаев in Russian) is a male attack operator, age 34, from Samarkand, Uzbekistan. Shuhrat grew up in Uzbekistan and his family moved to Russia before the fall of the Soviet Union. Due to this, he is fluent in both Uzbek and Russian among other languages. Shuhrat's natural talent for mechanical engineering landed him a spot at the Alabino Firing Range near Moscow. While Fuze has been known to serve in the Spetznaz, details of his service remain classified and his only military record available to view is his service in the 27th Motor Rifle Brigade. His expertise led him to join Team Rainbow. In the game, he is known for his cluster charges which can deploy four explosive charges through walls, barricades, and surfaces. He is a 1 Speed, 3 Armor character.
The voice actor for Fuze is a United States actor called Gabriel Furman. He is known for his roles in Daredevil, Orange Is the New Black, Blue Bloods, Wonder, Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector.
Maxim "Kapkan" Basuda (Максим Басудa in Russian) is a male Defense operator, age 38, from Kovrov, Russia. He was born to a family of factory workers and both his parents encouraged him to have a better life than working in a factory. He began his civil service career by enlisting in the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA). His service in undercover operations conducted by the MIA in helping to shut down organized crime earned him a spot in the coveted Spetznaz special forces. His proficiency in a wide range of scenarios caused Team Rainbow to show an interest in his skill sets. He is known in-game for his deployable tripwire traps that can be placed on any window or door frame. He is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
Victor Bevine is the voice of Kapkan; an actor from the United States. He is known for his other acting roles such as Star Trek: First Contact, A Separate Peace, Star Trek: Enterprise, Star Trek: Hidden Evil, Star Trek: DS9, Star Trek: Voyager, Murder She Wrote.
Alexsandr "Tachanka" Senaviev (Александр "Тачанка" Сенавьев in Russian, directed translated to Aleksandr "Tachanka" Senav'yev) is a male Defense operator, age 48, from Saint Petersburg, Russia. Tachanka began life in Leningrad, Russia and at 18 was conscripted into military service just as the Soviet Union was finishing up its operations in Afghanistan. After his conscription ended, Tachanka stayed in service, remaining in the Russian Armed Forces, rather than his choice of the Russian Navy, due to classified reasons. He later joined Spetsnaz and subsequently Team Rainbow. He is known in-game for his mounted LMG before his rework, and after his rework, both his LMG and his Shumikha Grenade Launcher. He is a 1 Speed, 3 Armor character.
The voice actor for Tachanka, while historically was Anatoly Zinoviev, has recently been changed as of 2021. Right now, the new actor details have not been released.
Anatoly, on the other hand, is based in Canada and has acted in White House Down, Rollerball, Brick Mansions, Bon Cop Bad Cop, and Real Detective.
Elias "Blitz" Kötz is a male attack operator, age 37, from Bremen, Germany. Elias began his professional career as a Schnelle Kräfte serving in Kosovo before transferring into the GSG 9. His graduation from the Hermann-Böse-Gymnasium, a prestigious academy that specializes in science as well as language studies, was very advantageous throughout his career. Elias' proficiency with languages earned him a unique spot within the GSG 9 that allowed him to help foster goodwill between the organization and India's National Security Guard. Within the game, Blitz is known for his versatile playstyle with his half-body flash shield. He is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
The voice actor for Blitz is a native Austrian, Christopher J. Domig, that is based in New York city, United States. Aside from voicing Blitz, he is known for Ava, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Apartment 4E, and 3 People I've Never Heard Of.
Monika "IQ" Weiss is a female attacking operator, age 38, from Leipzig, Germany. Monika completed her first internship with a technology company at the age of 16, before being invited to study electrical engineering at MIT. Following this, she joined Caltech for her graduate studies in experimental electrical engineering before returning home to Germany to join Bundespolizei (BPOL) as an officer. After two years of service, she was recruited into GSG 9, then subsequently Team Rainbow later in her career. She is known in-game for her wrist-mounted electronics scanner that is able to detect defender gadgets and objectives through surfaces. She is a 3 Speed, 1 Armor character.
Information about the voice actor for IQ has been redacted by Ubisoft.
Marius "Jäger" Streicher is a male defending operator, age 39, from Düsseldorf, Germany. Marius began life studying aeronautical engineering after being raised by his Uncle, a mechanic in the Bundespolizei (BPOL) Aviation Group. His good grades and creative drive caused him to be headhunted by organizations across the globe, but instead joined the BPOL-Aviation Group like his uncle as an engineer. His first project was designing the now iconic Active Defense System (ADS) he is known for. The ADS caught the attention of GSG 9, where he was offered a place before eventually ending up joining Team Rainbow. Jäger is known in-game for his ADS gadget that can destroy grenades and being the only defending operator with an assault rifle. He is a 3 Speed, 1 Armor character.
The voice actor for Jäger is a French actor named Michael Sinterniklaas, currently based in Los Angeles and New York in the United States. He is also known for other games and shows such as Your Name, Pokémon Heroes, World of Warcraft, GTA 5, The Last of Us, Yu-Gi-Oh! GX, and more.
Dominic "Bandit" Brunsmeier is a male defending operator, 42, from Berlin in Germany. Dominic joined the Bundesgrenzschutz (BGS) when he was 18 and initially served with the border patrol before transferring to the Aviation Group. His combined experience in both fields led him to be recruited by GSG-9 to perform deep undercover operations within the Hells Angels motorcycle club. It was during this time he gained an aptitude for guerrilla tactics and improvised explosives. This eventually led him to develop a prototype shock wire for various purposes. After his undercover operation, he was enlisted into Team Rainbow. Bandit is known in the game for his sock wire that can electrify reinforced surfaces and other utility gadgets. He is a 3 Speed, 1 Armor character.
Bandit is played by the voice actor Carl Bishop, who is a native of the United States. He is currently based in New York City and has been in Storm Raiders and Alaska Teen Rescue.
The Year 1 characters were introduced as an expansion pack for the game along with the additional maps Yacht, Border, Favela, and Skyscraper. The characters can be bought with real money, or unlocked via in-game money, but the maps themselves are free for everyone. Below you can find out more about the rainbow six siege voice actors that play the iconic characters.
Sébastien "Buck" Côté is a male attacking operator, age 36, from Montreal, Canada. He comes from a long line of military veterans and so following in their footsteps he joined the Canadian Armed Force Reserves and attended the Université du Québec at the same time. He graduated with a BA in Criminology and enlisted full-time in the Canadian Army. After a few years of service, he left and joined up with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and excelling in this role, was invited to become a member of JTF2. Buck is known in-game for his skeleton key shotgun addition to his weapon that is capable of opening up soft walls and surfaces. He is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
The voice actor for Buck, Lucien Bergeron, is a Canadian native. He is also known for his work in Assassin's Creed Unity, For Honor, When We Were Boys, After The Ball, and the Barkskins.
Tina Lin "Frost" Tsang is a female defending operator, age 32, from Vancouver, Canada. When Frost was 18, she joined up with the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) and got sent to the Royal Military College of Canada (RMC) as an Officer Cadet. She graduated with a degree in Science and Mechanical engineering and ended up stationed with the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre for British Colombia and the Yukon Territories. Her exceptional service and expertise got her invited into both JTF2 and subsequently Team Rainbow. She is known in-game for her non-lethal leg traps that incapacitate attacking players. She is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
Julie Tamiko, the voice actor for Frost, is a Japanese Canadian. She is better known as the creator of the Tashme Project.
Craig "Blackbeard" Jenson is a male attacking operator, age 32, from Bellevue, Washington, United States. Craig decided at a very young age that he wanted to be a Navy SEAL and looked to break the family tradition of being involved in medical sciences. At the age of 18 Craig joined up with the United States Navy and after a few years finally joined up with the Navy SEALs. He went on to have a family, serve as a Navy SEALs instructor, before finally being offered a spot on Team Rainbow. He is known in-game for his deployable rifle shield that acts as a ballistic cover against bullets. He is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
The person that voices Blackbeard, Christian Jedah, is also an actor. He is known for acting and voice acting in X:Men Days of Future Past, Arrival, Helix, For Honor, Watch Dogs 2, and Far Cry: 5.
Meghan "Valkyrie" Castellano is a female defending operator, age 31, from Oceanside, California, United States. She began life as a renowned athlete and also gained exceptional grades in maths as well as science. Initially, she was on track to take part in the Olympics, but that dream was shattered by an accident. Instead, her focus shifted towards the military and enlisted in the United States Navy. She began her service in the Navy's Information Dominance Corps but later joined the Navy SEALs when it was opened up to women. In-game Valkyrie is known for her throwable and re-deployable cameras. She is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor operator.
Christine Lakin, the voice of Valkyrie, is known for many other shows and games. She has voiced characters in Family Guy, Mass Effect: Andromeda, The Walking Dead: Season 2 (game), Medal of Honor, The Walking Dead: A New Frontier, World of Warcraft, and has acted in The Goldbergs.
Vincente "Capitão" Souza is a male attacking operator, age 49, from Nova Iguaçu, Brazil. Vincente had a troubled childhood after one of his brothers was killed by drug dealers. This experience prompted him to join Policia Civil after finishing high school. After excelling in his training of various different weapons and tactics, he was quickly noticed and recruited by Cooredenadoria de Recursos Especiais (CORE). His eye patch comes as the result of being held captive for two months after an operation went wrong. Towards the end of his career, he joined up with Team Rainbow in 2016 while serving in BOPE. He is known for his tactical crossbow that deploys both smoke and asphyxiating gas. He is a 3 Speed, 1 Armor character.
Jonathan Davis is responsible for voicing Capitão. He is a voice actor that also has roles in Max Payne 3, Saints Row, Max Payne 2: The Fall of Max Payne, Red Dead Redemption, and Star Wars: The Old Republic.
Taina "Caveira" Pereira is a female defending operator, age 31, from Rinópolis, Brazil. She was born to a family of ten in which she was the only girl, and quickly turned to crime as a way to survive her poverty. After being caught performing an armed robbery, her intellect and poised attitude impressed the judge handling her case. She was then given the option to begin working as an Informant for Policia Militar's BOPE, or face a juvenile reformatory. After serving her time, she grew to the role, and ended up enlisting as a career. Caveira is known in game for her silent step ability and her unique silenced pistol; both enable her to use her interrogation ability. She is a 3 Speed, 1 Armor character.
Renata Eastlick, the voice actor that voices Caviera, is also known for her work in Ghost Recon: Wildlands, Mad Dogs, and Burn Notice.
Yumiko "Hibana" Imagawa (今川 由美子 or Imagawa Yumiko in Japanese) is a female attacking operator, age 34, from Nagoya, Japan. From a young age, Yumiko studied Kyūdō which then progressed into her taking an interest in martial arts. After her education, she enrolled in the National Police Academy and went on to serve with the Aichi Police Department's Special Assault Team (SAT). After training and working with several CTUs around the world, she was invited to join Team Rainbow in 2016. Hibana is known in-game for her long-range, deployable pellets that can blow open reinforced surfaces. She is a 3 Speed, 1 Armor character.
The character of Hibana has been voiced by two separate voice actors. Jamie Choi voiced the character until 2019 who is based in the United States. She is known for her other roles in Person of Interest, Gotham, and The After Party. Currently, Laura Miyata who is based in Canada voices the character. She is known for her roles in Assassin's Creed: Syndicate, Assassin's Creed: Odyssey, Impulse, and Suits.
Masaru Enatsu (江夏 優 or Enatsu Masaru in Japanese), codenamed "Echo", is a male defending operator, aged 36, from Tokyo, Japan. He grew up in Suginami City, Tokyo, and has had a fascination with electronics from a very early age. He went on to design revolutionary search and rescue drones and won the International Aerial Robotics Competition (IARC). After finishing his studies he joined the National Police Security Bureau, graduated, and joined the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department. After years of working within the Department's SAT division, he transferred to the Aichi Prefectural Unit, where he further developed technology for Police use. He joined Team Rainbow in 2016.
Shuhei Kinoshita is a native to the United States, calling New York home, but has ties to his Japanese roots. His experience is mostly as an actor, rather than a voice actor, having acted in Daredevil, Crazy Rich Asians, and Broad City.
With the game going from strength to strength, like year one, year two introduced another slew of operators that can be unlocked via real money or in-game money. Year two also saw the introduction of the maps Theme Park and Coastline that were free for everyone. As with the previous content, you can find out more about the rainbow six siege voice actors and their corresponding characters below.
Ryad "Jackel" Ramirez Al-Hassar is a male attacking operator, age 49, from Ceuta, Spain. His childhood consisted of being inside the foster care system of Spain until his older brother came of age to care for him. His early teenage years saw his brother murdered in front of him which spurred him to join the Policiá Nacional. Ryad worked his way through the ranking structure and finally joined up with the Grupo Especial de Operaciones (GPO). His experience in GPO taught him valuable skill sets that made him a prime target for recruitment into Team Rainbow by 2017.
The voice actor for Jackel's character is Conrad Pla, a native Spaniard that moved to Canada at a young age. He is known for his kickboxing career and his acting roles in Max Payne, Riddick, Star Trek: Discovery, 16 Blocks, Burning Mussolini. As a voice actor, he has worked on Assassin's Creed 3: Liberation, and Far Cry 6.
Dr. Elena María Álvarez, codenamed "Mira", is a female defending operator, age 39, from Madrid, Spain. She was raised by her father and grandmother where she spent a lot of her youth in her father's workshop learning about mechanics. This inspired her to study metallurgy and mechanical engineering at university. She later joined the Cuerpo Nacional de Policia and helped to develop bulletproof materials. This expertise caused her to join the Grupo Especial de Operaciones (GPO) to apply her talents to their operations. In 2017, she joined Team Rainbow and went on to become their main Research and Development leader. Mira is known in-game for her bullet-proof one-way mirror that can be used for tactical advantages. She is a 1 Speed, 3 Armor character.
Mire has been voiced by two people. Historically, up until 2019, Mira was voiced by Anahi Bustillos. She is also known for her roles in NCIS: Los Angeles, Girl Meets World, Medium, and CSI: Miami. The current voice of Mira is Christine Solomon who is known for her roles in The Score, and Head in the Clouds.
Siu Mei Lin or "Ying" is a female attack operator, age 33, from Hong Kong. She grew up in Hong Kong with a Hong Kong government worker for a mother, and after graduating secondary school, she became a close protection operative. Wanting to develop her expertise further she trained in Tel Aviv, Israel for two years and served with the Caracal Battalion. When she returned to Hong Kong she joined the Hong Kong Police Force and was eventually enrolled into the Police Tactical Force's elite Special Duties Unit (SDU). It was in 2017 when she was offered a position at Team Rainbow. Ying is known in-game for her unique flash-bang grenades that can be deployed through surfaces or rolled. She is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
Jenny Raven is a Canadian-Chinese actor that, other than voicing Ying, has been in a few TV shows and films. She has had roles in Designated Survivor, Flatliners, Black Mirror, and Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan.
Liu Tze Long or "Lesion" is a male attacking operator, aged 44, from Hong Kong. He grew up helping his father strip-down used ships for parts and his early years in this working environment taught him a great deal about hazardous chemicals. When his father could no longer work he had to take a job clearing mines in the provinces of Yunnan and Guangxi where the Hong Kong Police Force noticed how adept he was at the task. Subsequently, he went back to Hong Kong and joined the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Bureau which helped educate him about chemistry and forensics. This led to the development of his Gu mine when serving within the Special Duties Unit (SDU). He was later invited to join Team Rainbow and Team Rainbow's CBRN Threat Unit. Lesion is known in-game for his toxic Gu mines that he can place. He is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
Lesion is voiced by Albert Chung, an actor and voice actor based in Canada. He is also known for Dues Ex: Human Revolution, Bulletproof Monk, Wish Upon, Relic Hunter, and Designated Survivor.
Zofia Bosak is a female attacking operator, age 36, from Wroclaw, Poland. She grew up as the daughter of Jan Bosak, a former commander of GROM; a Polish special forces unit. She also grew up alongside Ela Bosak, another Rainbow 6 Siege operator. Zofia attended military school under the guidance and the training of her father until she was of legal age to take GROM's entry tests. She attained the highest possible scores and moved onto active service. Due to her heroics and exceptional service she was eventually promoted to a 2nd Lieutenant. In 2017 she contacted the leader of Team Rainbow and joined after her sister. Zofia is known in-game for her unique launcher capable of firing concussion and impact grenades. She is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
The voice actor for Zofia, Carolina Bartczak is a native German that is now based in Canada. She is known for her other acting and voice acting roles including roles in Far Cry 5, X-Men: Apocalypse, The Smurfs 2, Ghost Recon Breakpoint, and Watch Dogs: Legion.
Elżbieta "Ela" Bosak is a defending operator, age 31, from Wroclaw Poland. She grew up alongside her sister, another Rainbow 6 Siege operator, Zofia Bosak. Growing up, Ela was not as favored by her father as Zofia was, and after struggling to adjust to military training in her father's military school she dropped out. She was much later noticed by a PMC after high school graduation and subsequently pursued the military career she had been honed for her whole life. After her father's death, she moved back to Poland and trained relentlessly to get into the GROM military unit. She was successful and in 2017 was headhunted to be a part of Team Rainbow. Ela is known in-game for her concussion mines that she can deploy. She is a 3 Speed, 1 Armor character.
The identity of the voice actor for Ela has not been released by Ubisoft.
Grace "Dokkaebi" Nam (남은혜 or Nam Eun Hye in Hangeul) is a female attack operator, age 29, from Seoul, South Korea. Grace was always adept with electronic components when she was younger, scavenging or acquiring components to build her own machines. Her expertise earned her a spot as KAIST (Korean Institute of Science and Technology) and after graduating, she decided she wanted to serve, and joined the Republic of Korea Army (ROK). After exceptional service, Grace earned her spot in the 9th Special Forces Brigade which eventually led her onto trying out for the 707th Special Mission Battalion (707th SMB). She was accepted and served in this group until being handpicked for Team Rainbow in 2017. Dokkaebi is known in-game for her ability to deploy logic bombs and hack defender cameras. She is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
Dokkaebi is voiced by Christine Lee, a Canadian native. She is also known for her roles in Black Summer, Colossal, and Travelers.
Chul Kyung Hwa (화철경 or Hwa Cheol Gyeong in Hangeul), codenamed "Vigil", is a male defending operator, age 34, from North Korea. Chul is only a North Korean by birth as his family defected into South Korea, but only he and his father made the journey. His father committed suicide not long after their defection and Chul was adopted into a South Korean family. He was encouraged to forget his real name and his emotional resilience prepared him for a military career. He joined the South Korean Navy with an interest in electronics and engineering. His interests led him to be an expert in radar systems and stealth technology and this expertise gained him entry into the 707th Special Mission Battalion (707th SMB). It was in 2017 when Chul joined Team Rainbow with Grace "Dokkaebi" Nam. Vigil is known in-game for his ability to wipe his image from defender cameras. He is a 3 Speed, 1 Armor character.
The voice actor for Vigil is Anthony Shim, an actor and voice actor based in the United States. He is also known for Star Trek: Beyond, Delete, and Daughter.
Year three was kicked off with a unique operation called Operation Chimera. This introduced a whole new single-player-based storyline fighting against mutants from space (no really) in the Outbreak limited event. This even went on to spawn a whole new game in the Rainbow Six Siege franchise that is still in development. The year also introduced many new operators into the ranks of the game, including the first shield-based defender. This year was unique in that it introduced a whole host of new cinematics and expanded the in-game lore in a way that hadn't been done before in the game. This paved the way for the later years and their invitational storylines. On top of all this great content, we got a new map called Fortress and a re-work of the pathfinder map Hereford Base. Below you can find out more about this pivotal year in the game's history and the rainbow six siege voice actors that helped make it a reality.
The Outbreak Trailer
Olivier "Lion" Flament is a male attacking operator, age 31, from Toulouse, France. He joined the French Army when he was 18, having nowhere else to go, and joined the 2nd Dragoon Regiment. In this position, he worked with their environmental monitoring sensors to fulfill the unit's role as a CBRN reaction force. He realized that his expertise could be better applied elsewhere as so he left the army and joined the Groupe d'intervention de la Gendarmerie nationale (GIGN), and specifically its Operational Support Force (FAO). In 2018, after two recommendations, he joined Team Rainbow as part of their CBRN Threat Unit. Lion is known in-game for his motion sensor drone that can restrict the movement of as well as locate defenders on the map. He is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
The voice actor for Lion, Shawn Baichoo, is a native of Montreal, Canada, and is known primarily as a voice actor for video games. Aside from Rainbow Six Siege, he is known for Assassin's Creed (racking up 10 different game credits, most notably Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood), The Outer Worlds, Watch Dogs 2, Watch Dogs: Legion, Far Cry Primal, Thief, Outlast: Whistleblower, and other titles.
Dr. Lera "Finka" Melnikova (Лера Мельникова in Russian) is a female attacking operator, age 27, from Gomel, Belarus. She was born and grew up in Gomel, an irradiated city due to the Chernobyl disaster. She was diagnosed with neuropathy which spurred her into studying Microbiology and Immunology; eventually attaining her PhD. After her PhD, she remained at her university studying Biotechnology in the Virology Laboratory, and her work eventually got her noticed by the Russian FSB. Her expertise led her to join the Army and work as a Chemical Biological Radiological Nuclear (CBRN) specialist within the Spetsnaz. In 2018 she was approached by Team Rainbow for the formation of their own CBRN Threat Unit. In-game, Finka is known for her adrenal surge which can revive downed players anywhere on the map (including herself). She is a 2 armor, 2 speed character.
Becky Grimman, Finka's voice actor, is mainly known as a makeup artist rather than for voice acting. She has acted in Life With Derek, He and Me, and Cobalt for acting. For her makeup artistry, she is known for Mohterly and The Billionaire.
Adrino "Maestro" Martello is a male defending operator, age 45, from Rome, Italy. He studied at the Military Academy of Modena when he turned 18. This led to him joining the 1st Paratrooper Regiment (aka Tuscania). After several exceptional tours, he was awarded both the Silver and Bronze Medals of Military Valor that qualified him for service in the Gruppo di Intervento Special (Special Intervention Group or GIS). He served in Iraq and in Italy itself he progressed his career as a Tier 3 training instructor in the Italian military. His extensive experience then led to him being offered to join Team Rainbow in 2018. Maestro is known in-game for his evil eye cameras that are bulletproof and can shoot focused lasers (to harm attackers or destroy gadgets). He is a 1 Speed, 3 Armor character.
Maestro's voice actor, Phil Luiz, is based in Canada and is known as an actor, rather than a voice actor. He has played roles in Shuyan Saga, Bad Blood, New Eden, Claws of the Red Dragon, and Coroner.
Aria "Alibi" de Luca is a female defending operator, age 37, from Tripoli, Libya. Aria immigrated to Italy when she was young and grew up around guns; her father was a small ordinance manufacturer. At the age of 10, she entered the European Championships by the European Shooting Confederation and won two gold medals. A Carabinieri recruiter took notice of her, and after her studies, she enlisted in the Police Force. Aria's proficiency soon earned her a spot in the Gruppo Internevto Special (GIS) after serving in the Raggruppamento Operativo Speciale. Not long after an extensive undercover operation serving in GIS, Aria was invited to join Team Rainbow. Alibi is known in-game for her deployable Prisma gadget that can deploy a holographic projection of her in an attempt to fool players. She is a 3 Speed, 1 Armor character.
Tara Nicodemo, Alibi's voice actor, is a Canadian native and is also known for her role in Assassins' Creed: Odyssey. Out with voice acting, Tara has acted in Star Trek: Discovery, Chaos Walking, and Every Day.
Erik "Maverick" Thorn is a male attacking operator, age 36, from Boston, United States. Erik proved to be multi-lingual from an early age and ranked within the top 2% for intelligence by national standards. He grew up in a sheltered environment and due to this left home to join the US Army after graduation. He is known to be fluent in Dari and became an intelligence officer with Delta Force, serving overseas in Kabul as a regional specialist. He spent over 2 years undercover in Kabul, with no contact with Delta Force before re-establishing contact with the help of another Rainbow operator, Nøkk. His proficiency undercover caught the attention of Team Rainbow where he was offered a spot on the team after his deep cover service. Maverick is known in-game for his quiet blowtorch that can punch holes through reinforced walls. He is a 3 Speed, 1 Armor character.
Maverick's voice actor, Alden Adair, is a Canadian better known for his acting roles. He has acted in Two Worlds 2, Workin' Moms, Maps to the Stars, Cardinal Josh, and The Expanse.
Morowa "Clash" Evans is a female defending operator, age 35, from London, England. Morowa spent her early life leading the fight against racist groups in London, which often lead to violent clashes during protests. After the death of a friend, Morowa offered herself to the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) as an informant, helping to keep protests peaceful. Her career developed from being an informant to joining the MEP as a Police Constable. From here, she worked in the front line to command the Territorial Support Group during the London 2011 riots, and she eventually worked her way into the position of Detective Constable and earned the Queen's Police Medal for her bravery. She joined Team Rainbow, upon invitation, in 2018. Clash is known in-game for her extendable shield (similar to Montagne's shield) with tasers mounted to the front; these can slow as well as damage players. She is a 1 Speed, 3 Armor character.
Like many other entries on the list, Clash's voice actor is better known for her acting career. She has been in 12 Monkeys, Shadowhunters, Taken, and Designated Survivor.
Sanaa El Maktoub (سناء المكتوب in Arabic), codenamed "Nomad", is a female attack operator, age 39, from Marrakesh, Morocco. Sanaa was brought up in a wealthy family and saw much of the world growing up. This fostered her love for mountaineering which later served her in her military career with the Groupe d'Intérvention de la Gendarmerie Royale (GIGR). She served 4 tours with the Mountain Infantry Battalion and became her unit's expert on environmental operations. Her expert survival skills and ability to handle the harshest environments on the planet, such as the Sahara Desert or Arctic Circle, have made her an asset to GIGR and got her noticed by Team Rainbow. She was recruited into Team Rainbow in 2018. Nomad is known in-game for her Airjab device that temporarily knocks defending players over, incapacitating them. She is a 2 Armor, 2 Speed character.
Rasha Zamamiri, Nomad's voice actor, is from the United States and is also known for her roles in #WarGames, The Looming Tower, Instinct, and Blue Bloods.
Jalal El Fassi (جلال الفاسي in Arabic), codenamed "Kaid", is a male defending operator, age 58, from Aroumd, Morroco. Jalal joined the Groupe d'Intérvention de la Gendarmerie Royale (GIGR) when he was 18 years of age and immediately demonstrated nuanced leadership abilities during operations that would go on to serve him well. His ability to command the elite Trans-Saharan Counter-terrorism Initiative (TSCTP) operations led him to the rank of Captain. His next promotion came from his commanding successor, selecting him by hand to be the next commander of the legendary Fortress training facility in the Atlas Mountains; the next person worthy of the title Kaid. After decades of service, he was handpicked to join Team Rainbow in 2018 alongside Sanaa El Maktoub (aka Nomad). Kaid is known in-game for his throwable electro-claw gadget capable of electrifying hatches, walls, and gadgets. He is a 1 Speed, 3 Armor character.
Kaid's voice actor, Peter Ganim, is also known for his roles in The Good Fight, Madam Secretary, Quantico, and The Blacklist.
Year four saw the expansion of the game with another roster of new playable characters; unlockable via real money or in-game money. This year also introduced a new map called Outback with its first quarter and later on introduced a new invitational map as well as an in-game lore training simulation/tournament to mirror the rise and popularity of rainbow six siege as an eSports game. This meant new content and professional team skins for players to unlock. Learn more about this change and the rainbow six siege voice actors that helped to facilitate it.
Tori Tallyo Fairous, codenamed Gridlock, is a female attacking operator, age 36, from Longreach, Australia. Born to a military aircraft mechanic for a father, Tori grew up with an affinity for engines and robotics. While studying, Tori enlisted in the Australian Army Reserves to develop her expertise in mechanical engineering and upon qualifying from University, joined the Australian Defense Force where she found opportunities to further develop her in-depth understanding of mechanics. Before long her expertise and proficiency were recognized, and she was offered a spot in the SASR (Special Air Service Regiment) mobile platoon. Gridlock is known in-game as one of the few 3 armor attackers, and for her track stinger gadget. She is a 1 Speed, 3 Armor character.
The voice actor that plays Gridlock is based in both Canada and Australia. She is known for her work in Dragalia Lost, Consortium, FREYA, Wu Assassins Shuttlecock, The Dragon Prince.
Max Goose, codenamed Mozzie, is a male attacking operator, age 35, from Portland, Australia. Max started his military career after applying for the Australian Defense Force during Year 10. He subsequently went on to graduate and work in Combat and Security. Much to his enjoyment, he joined an infantry unit that specialized in using all-terrain vehicles; particularly motorbikes, and Max became the regiment's two-wheeled expert for operations. Max was handpicked to join the SASR (Special Air Service Regiment) after various successful operations but most notably Operation Catalyst. Not long after he was invited to join Team Rainbow alongside Tori Tallyo Fairous (aka Gridlock). Mozzie is known in-game for his pest launcher; a gadget that can fire projectiles able to catch other players' scouting drones. He is a 3 Speed, 1 Armor character.
Martin Copping is the voice actor for Mozzie. He is based in both the United States and Australia and is known for his work in Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, Zombie Hunter, Hawaii Five-O, and NCIS. In his free time, he runs a Twitch stream and a YouTube channel.
Karina "Nøkk" Gaarddhøje is a female attacking operator, of unknown age, from Denmark. Her exact age, place of origin, family background, height, and weight have all been redacted. The majority of her records are sealed under NATO's confidential security clearance. However, some information has been released to Team Rainbow. She enlisted at the Army NCO school at Sønderborg, then enrolled at the Royal Danish Military Academy. She graduated from the academy as a First Lieutenant and went on to serve in four undercover operations. In her exemplary service, she has excelled at information gathering and covert operations, so much so that she has earned her Jægerkorpset maroon beret. She was responsible for the recovery of Erik "Maverick" Thorn from his undercover operation. Nøkk is known in-game for her ability to wipe her image from defender cameras, similar to Vigil's ability. She is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
The person that voices Nøkk is a Canadian actor called Julie Lynn Mortensen. She is known for her other roles in Van Helsing, Last Stand to Nowhere, and Drawing Home.
Collinn "Warden" McKinley is a male defending operator, age 48, from Louisville, United States. He began his career in the United States Marine Corps, joining up when he was 18, and ascended the ranks to Master Sergeant with only a few infractions on his record; all minor. He decided three tours were enough and left to join the Secret Service in the close-protection detail. Collinn went on to become one of the Secret Service's best, going on to protect presidents and high-status officials in Washington D.C. from domestic terrorism. In one operation, he saved the life of the United States Secretary of State from an attack against a U.S. diplomatic junket. From this point, he received numerous commendations and a recommendation from the serving President of the United States for his transfer to Team Rainbow. Warden is known in-game for his glasses that, went activated, can help him see thermal imaging through smoke. He is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
Warden is played by an American voice actor, Mark Deklin. Mark is also known for his work in Call of Duty 3, God of War: Ghost of Sparta, Mafia 3, Halo Wars 2, Red Dead Redemption 2, Dishonored 2, Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker. For non-video game-related roles, Mark has been in Designated Survivor, Grace and Frankie, Lone Star, CSI: NY, CSI: Miami, The Mentalist, and Blue Bloods.
Azucena Rocío Quispe, codenamed Amaru, is an attacking operator, age 48, from Cojata, Peru. She grew up with a difficult childhood, but this was made up for her idolization of her grandmother and her grandmother's story about her great grandfather. As a native that helped the famous English explorer Percy Fawcett, her grandfather inspired much of what Azucena aspired to become. She began her career in the Policía Nacional Perú (PNP) and served for a few years before branching out to pursue her passion as a freelance archaeologist. Having run into antiquities traffickers often, she founded the APCA (Asociatción patrullero cultural Arqueológico) in order to protect items and places of cultural importance to Peru. Amaru is known in-game for her grappling hook that can aid her with rapid deployments through windows and hatches. She is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
Amaru's voice actor, Presciliana Esparolini, is an actor based in the United States. She is known for her roles in NCIS: Los Angeles, Cherry, 13 Reasons Why, Endings, Beginnings, Miss Virginia, Willy Goes Way Back!, NCIS, American Horror Story, 24, Criminal Minds.
César Ruiz Hernández, known as "Goyo", is a male defending operator, age 31, from Cullacán Rosales, Mexico. César lost his father and sister to a bombing at a young age. It was Azucena (aka "Amaru") that helped them and helped to raise César, teaching him valuable life lessons that would stay with him; they both kept him out of gang-related crime and encouraged his enrollment into the Heroic Naval Military School. He graduated as a Teniente de Corbeta (equivalent rank of Lieutenant) and joined the Naval Infantry. He became a member of the Fuerzas Especiales (FES) and became heavily involved with UNESCO and INTERPOL when it came to stopping anti-smuggling operations. It was in his work to combat antiquities trafficking that led to him getting invited to Team Rainbow along with operator Amaru; his adoptive Aunt. Goyo is known in-game for his deployable Volcán shields that carry an incendiary explosive charge. He is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
The rainbow six siege voice actor for Goyo is a Canadian by the name of Victor Andres Turgeon-Trelles. He is better known for his acting career, rather than voice acting, and has had roles in Arrival, Mesnak, Henri Henri, and The Phantom.
Jaimini Kalimohan Shah (जैमिनी कलिमोहन शाह in Hindi), codenamed "Kali", is a female attacking operator, age 34, from Amreli, India. Jaimini grew up in a wealthy family and her interest in martial arts led to her enlisting in the military. However, she quickly lost interest in India's military when she found out women were not allowed to serve in combat units. Instead, Jaimini used her influence and wealth to start up her own Private Security Company within India which developed into the Private Military Company called Nighthaven. In 2019, after an operation to take down the pirated super tanked Argus, Nighthaven, and by extension, Kali, was approached to join Team Rainbow. It is generally known the Team Rainbow extended an invite to Nighthaven as an organization, along with its best operatives, to prevent an opposing organization from hiring the PMC. Kali is known in-game for her high-power sniper rifle and the LV explosive lances that her rifle's launcher can fire. She is a 2 Speed, 2 Amor character.
The rainbow six siege voice actor for Kali is a UAE national called Yasmine Aker, based in the United States. She is also known for her roles in FBI (TV show), The 100, 12 Strong, Grey's Anatomy, and Agent Carter.
Ngũgĩ Muchoki Furaha, codenamed Wamai, is a male defending operator, age 28, from Lamu, Kenya. Furaha was born into a fishing family in Lamu and spent his youth not only hunting fish and sharks, but collecting lost treasures on the ocean floor of the Lamu Archipelago. He has garnered attention from the worldwide scientific community for his seemingly abnormal resilience to oxygen starvation and his ability to hold his breath for extended periods of time. Medical exploration of this anomaly confirmed that his unique physiology allows him to conduct such feats with ease. He put this to use by joining the Kenyan Navy and later the Kenya Special Boat Unit where his unique abilities were put to good use. He was noticed by Kali and joined Nighthaven; later joining with her when Nighthaven joined Team Rainbow in 2019. Wamai is known in-game for his projectile magnets that can catch and destroy player utility. He is a 2 Speed, 2 Armor character.
Iké Amadi is a voice actor born in Nigeria but based in the United States. He is also known for his roles in Halo 5: Guardians, Word of Warcraft, Call of Duty Black Ops: Cold War, Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Star Wars: Squadrons, Death Standing, Mortal Combat 11, Fallout 76, Mass Effect 3, Fallout 4, Mafia 3, Diablo 3, and many, many more.
Year five encompassed 2020 and kept many people occupied with the onset on COVID-19. The year, while not having as many new operators, focused on an overhaul of the game's pre-existing map pools to optimize their functionality. As some maps were far more attacker biased and some far more defender biased, Ubisoft dedicated time to re-vamping maps that they had released in their previous years. We still got a range of interesting characters and even the famous Sam Fisher aka Splinter Cell joined the ranks under the name of Zero. You can learn more about the rainbow six siege voice actors behind the new characters and familiar characters below.
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So there we have it! All your favorite Rainbow 6 Siege operators with some detailed information about their background. We tried to fill it out as much as possible to give you a scope of your own main character's background in lore as well as who voices them; of course, with the corresponding languages involved.
We hope you enjoyed the read and learned a little bit more about one of your favorite games. See you on the battlefield!
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Nienke "Iana" Meijer is a female attacking operator, age 35, from Katwijk, The Netherlands. Born into a family with an Aerospace engineer for a mother, Nienke quickly followed in her mother's footsteps and qualified in Aerospace Engineering at the Koninklijke Militaire Academie. She applied to join the Royal Netherlands Air Force but was denied on the grounds that she is an albino; her albanism compromising her retinas. She then went on to gain a Masters in Embedded Systems from the Delft University of Technology. Motivated to correct her natural defect, she developed contact lenses that not only solved her issue but also allowed for the implementation of AR overlays. Working with NASA, she developed a topographical projection technology while serving in the European Astronaut Corps. This technology caught the eye of Team Rainbow and she subsequently joined in 2020. Iana is known in-game for her full-body projection drone. She is a 2 Armor and 2 Speed character.
The voice actor that plays Iana is Clare McConnell, a Canadian actress. She is known for her work in Star Trek Discovery, American Gods, Killjoys, and Murdoch Mysteries.
Saif Al Hadid (سيف الحديد in Arabic), codenamed Oryx, is a male defending operator, age 45, from Azraq, Jordan. Very little is known about Saif's early life. It is believed that he lived with his family unit near an air force base. Reports say he was taken from his family and that he struggled to gain his freedom for over 15 years of solitary confinement in different facilities; for a relatively unknown reason. Upon breaking free he surfaced in Jordan, attained a passport, and left to travel the world. It is thought that he learned wrestling in Istanbul, Muay Thai in Bangkok, tactical diving in Berlin, and precision shooting in Damascus. While it is unknown why he was able to do this, it is generally understood that Oryx was taken in by a paramilitary sponsor. Eventually, Saif ended up working unofficially for the GIGR and closely with fellow operator Kaid as his second in command. He joined up with Team Rainbow in 2020. Oryx is known in-game for his ability to run through soft walls and for being able to charge/knock over opposing operators. He is a 2 Armor, 2 Speed character.
Voice actor JB Blanc is responsible for voicing Oryx. He is a French national, having been born there, but raised in Yorkshire from an early age. He is now based in the United States. He is a well-known voice actor and actor having had roles in Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul, The Count of Monte Cristo, World of Warcraft, Call of Duty Black Ops: Cold War, Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order, Mortal Combat 11, Fall out 76, Fortnite, TES 3 Morrowind, Titanfall 2, Mafia 3, Saints Row 4, Star Wars: KOTOR, League of Legends, Team Fortress 2, and many, many, more.
Håvard "Ace" Haugland, is a male attacking operator, age 33, from Lærdalsøyri, Norway. Haugland grew up being the best at almost everything he set his mind to; partly due to a lack of peers that could compete at his level. He grew up with a dream of becoming a pediatric surgeon but soon found that training as a paramedic was more suited to the lifestyle that he wanted. He joined the Norwegian Armed Forces as his hunger for adventure grew and after his training joined the Norwegian Home Guard. It was during this time he became known for his heroic, selfless nature. It wasn't long before he was accepted into Forsvarets Spesialkommando (FSK). It was during a UN operation in Somalia that he saved fellow operator Kali's life, which earned him an invite into Nighthaven. Subsequently, an invite to Team Rainbow followed not long afterward. Ace is known in-game for his S.E.L.M.A breach charges that can open reinforced surfaces. He is a 2 speed, 2 armor character.
Ace is voiced by the Canadian voice actor Kyle Gatehouse. He is also known for his work in Splinter Cell: Conviction, Outlast, Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag, Assassin's Creed: Syndicate, Dues Ex: Mankind Divided, Far Cry New Dawn, Assassin's Creed: Valhalla, X:Men: Days of Future Past, Source Code, and White House Down.
Thandiwe "Melusi" Ndlovu is a female defending operator, age 32, from Louwsburg, South Africa. Thandiwe grew up with a respect for animals, particularly native African predators, due to growing up near the Ithala Game Reserve in Ndlovu. The presence of poachers strengthened her sense of duty and resolve to save the wildlife she could. This led to Thandiwe joining the South Africa National Defense Force (SANDF) where she joined the 1 Parachute Battalion; however, an ambush left her severely wounded. After recovering from her injuries she resigned from SANDF and later joined up with the Inkaba Task Force Anti-Poaching Unit; after being asked to assist in defending the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park by an anti-poaching veteran. She quickly rose to become a leading figure in anti-poaching tactics and began training local women at the Southern African Wildlife College in the skills she had acquired. This led her to be noticed by Team Rainbow and formally invited for her expertise in tracking, interception, and surveillance. Melusi is known in-game for her Banshee device that can slow attacking players when they get close to it. She is a 2 speed, 2 armor character.
Sibongile Mlambo is responsible for voicing Melusi. She is an actor based in the United States but is originally a foreign national from Zimbabwe. She is known for her roles in Tenn Wolf, Lost in Space, and Lovecraft Country.
Samuel Leo "Sam Fisher, codenamed Zero, is a male attacking operator, age 63, from Baltimore, United States. Sam is also known by his alias "Splinter Cell" and is one of the US military's elite specialists. Much of his background has been classified by the Central Intelligence Agency, but Sam is known to have started his career in the United States Naval Academy where he went on to become a Navy SEAL. Not much is known about his official service after leaving the Navy SEALs, but it is known that he has served in the National Security Agency (NSA) in the Third Echelon initiative; a secretive NSA intelligence initiative that operated across several of the NSA's branches. This initiative was dissolved and followed by the Fourth Echelon which Sam commanded as special operations and counter-terrorism unit. While commanding this unit, Sam was also recruited by the CIA for classified reasons. Upon the invention of Team Rainbow, Sam was a critical member of Rainbow's Operation Staff (ROS) who are responsible for training Team Rainbow operatives. In 2020 Sam Fisher stepped out of a training role and joined Team Rainbow's active duty roster. In-game, Zero is known for his Argus Launcher capable of deploying a camera through almost any surface in the game. He is a 2 speed, 2 armor character.
Zero, or Splinter Cell, is voiced by Jeff Teravainen in Rainbow Six Siege. Jeff is a voice actor also known for his work in Far Cry New Dawn, Assassin's Creed: Odyssey, Far Cry 5, Splinter Cell Blacklist, Far Cry 2, Resident Evil Outbreak, and Devil May Cry 2.
Apha "Aruni" Tawanroong (อาภา ตะวันรุ่ง in Thai, Apha Tawanrung in RTGS) is a female defending operator, age 42, from Ta Phyraya, Thailand. Apha grew up on the Thai-Khmer border and during her childhood, her sister died to an unexploded landmine. This event led Apha to dedicate her life to helping or assisting others affected by unexploded ordnance. Apha worked as a private detective for a while before catching the attention of the Royal Thai Police (RTP). It was her outstanding work as a private detective that gained her respect in a male-dominated police force. As a result, they offered Apha a Detective position with the Crime Suppression Division. It was in the division that she worked in an inter-department operation with the FBI and operator Thermite to foil a bomb plot. It failed, resulting in Thermite's scars and her amputations. She was given a medical discharge from the Police service but was approached in 2020 by operator Kali of Nighthaven with the offer of upgraded prosthetics and a position with Nighthaven. Apha accepted and subsequently joined Team Rainbow also. She is known in-game for her SURYA laser gate which can stop projectiles and damage opposing players walking through it. Aruni is a 2 armor, 2 speed character.
The voice actor for Aruni, Sumalee Montano, is a United States native that has quite an extensive portfolio of experience. She has acted in Star Wars: KOTOR, World of Warcraft, Dead Island, Call of Juarez: The Cartel, Mass Effect 3, Diablo 3, The Last of Us, Fallout 4, among many more titles.
Santiago "Flores" Lucero is a male attacking operator, age 38, from Buenos Aires, Argentina. Santiago grew up with an activist for a father, who died when he was very young. His mother raised him alone and gradually grew ill to the point that Santiago turned to crime in his teenage years to provide for his family. He had a change of heart after seeing the impact of his crimes during his teens and turned away from crime to enroll in the National Military College. He qualified with a military engineering degree and resumed his criminal ways; stealing from crime lords and giving back to the community. After his mother was eventually killed by these crime lords in retaliation, Flores fled to the U.S. under asylum arranged by fellow operator Eliza "Ash" Cohen; in exchange for what he knew about the crime lords. He then spent years running a food truck as a front and conducting heists in Los Angeles before he was noticed by Ash once more and recruited into Team Rainbow as an FBI asset. He is a 2 speed, 2 armor character, and is known for his explosive drone gadget. He is also the first confirmed LGBT+ operator in the game.
The voice actor that plays Flores is a Cuban national that was brought up in the United States where he is currently now based. He is also known for his work in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, Always Be My Maybe, Single in South Beach, Missing, Pitch.