GH's Steve Burton (Jason Morgan) announces departure from voice over role. Read more here--->>
General Hospital star, Steve Burton (Jason Morgan) has been having quite the time of his life since returning to the role of Jason. Fans no doubt have been happy to have him back as well but he recently shared some sad news with fans who's been following him on another project where he voiced the character of Cloud Strife in Square Enix's Final Fantasy VII (video game series) for the past 17 years. Burton has now announced that he will no longer voice the character as Cody Christian will take over for him.
Burton wrote on Twitter, "You may have heard, I will no longer be voicing the amazing cloud strife. Much luv & respect to @SquareEnix for the opportunity.. forever GRATEFUL! And so grateful to all of the FANS..thank you so much for the
In his video attached to his tweet, he noted, “There’s been some talk out there that I’m no longer voicing Cloud Strife and that is correct. Man! Seventeen years! Seventeen years! What a run it’s been, but first I just gotta say how grateful I am to even have had the opportunity to voice such a legendary character. To the fans, you guys have been amazing. Over the 17 years I’ve done it, you’ve shown nothing but love and support…I can’t tell you how much that means to me. Things happen. Doors close. Other doors open. This is a door opening for a new cast of final fantasy. I’m sure they’re gonna be incredible. I know Cody Christian’s gonna give it everything he’s got, so I wish him the best.”