Soho Voices

Nikki Van Der Zyl

Nikki Van Der Zyl

PLAYING AGE: 50+
LANGUAGE: English
CHARACTERISTICS: Authoritative, Conversational, Friendly, Posh, Reassuring, Unique, Warm

Description

Nikki van der Zyl, born in Berlin in 1935, is a German /British voice actress most famous for providing the voice of Ursula Andress in the movie Dr. No. She also re-voiced all the other female voices in that same movie, except that of Miss Moneypenny (played by Lois Maxwell) and that of Miss Taro (Zena Marshall). Nikki also worked as a dialogue coach who assisted Gert Fr’_be, whose English was limited, for the Bond movie Goldfinger. She works as an artist, poet, and public speaker. On September 20, 2014, Nikki was a special guest star at a 50th anniversary screening of “Goldfinger in Braunschweig (Germany) where she was awarded an Honorary Membership in the James Bond Club Deutschland e.V. for her contribution to the James Bond film series.