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** ''Films/{{Twins}}'' had Arnold's character Julius be raised on a South Pacific island by scientists, with his main father figure being named "Professor Werner".

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** ''Films/{{Twins}}'' ''Film/{{Twins}}'' had Arnold's character Julius be raised on a South Pacific island by scientists, with his main father figure being named "Professor Werner".

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** ''Films/{{Twins}}'' had Arnold's character Julius be raised on a South Pacific island by scientists, with his main father figure being named "Professor Werner".
** Hilariously played with in a deleted scene from ''Film/Terminator3RiseOfTheMachines'', where Arnold briefly plays Sgt. Candy, the in-universe model for the T-800... who speaks in an over the top southern accent, dubbed by none other than Creator/SamuelLJackson. An executive remarks that he doesn't like the accent, prompting a scientist to say "We can fix it" in Arnold's voice.


* Considering how iconic it is, it's surprising how few times Creator/ArnoldSchwarzenegger's famous Austrian accent has an in-universe explanation, with ''Film/{{Twins}}'' and ''Film/KindergartenCop'' being the only times where his character is Austrian, like the man himself. Every other time he's a homegrown American who just inexplicably has an Austrian accent for some reason. With the exceptions of...

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* Considering how iconic it is, it's surprising how few times Creator/ArnoldSchwarzenegger's famous Austrian accent has an in-universe explanation, with ''Film/{{Twins}}'' ''Film/{{Junior}}'' and ''Film/KindergartenCop'' being the only times where his character is Austrian, like the man himself. Every other time he's a homegrown American who just inexplicably has an Austrian accent for some reason. With the exceptions of...


** Creator/MilaKunis and her family were Ukrainian Jews from Chernivtsi located deep within the Soviet Union. In fact, even when she moved to America she couldn't speak a single word of English and only became fluent in the language after watching ''Series/ThePriceIsRight'' which she credits with learning it from show host Bob Barker speaking slowly enough for her to understand. Because she had olive-brown skin despite her Ukrainian roots she was and still is often typecast as AmbiguouslyBrown characters in film.

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** Creator/MilaKunis and her family were Ukrainian Jews from Chernivtsi located deep within the Soviet Union. In fact, even when she moved to America she couldn't speak a single word of English and only became fluent in the language after watching ''Series/ThePriceIsRight'' which she credits with learning it from show host Bob Barker speaking slowly enough for her to understand. Because she Kunis had olive-brown skin despite (despite her Ukrainian roots roots) she was and still is often typecast as AmbiguouslyBrown characters in film.


'''Brennan:''' [[CompletelyMissingThePoint Iranian isn't actually Arab]].

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'''Brennan:''' [[CompletelyMissingThePoint [[ComicallyMissingThePoint Iranian isn't actually Arab]].


* In ''VideoGame/RoadRedemption'', the biker gang members have Australian accents (likely in reference to ''Film/MadMax), but the road signage, pavement markings, direction of traffic, and vegetation such as cacti imply that the setting is in the western USA.

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* In ''VideoGame/RoadRedemption'', the biker gang members all have Australian accents (likely in reference to ''Film/MadMax), but the road signage, pavement markings, direction of traffic, and vegetation such as cacti imply that the setting is in the western USA.

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* In ''VideoGame/RoadRedemption'', the biker gang members have Australian accents (likely in reference to ''Film/MadMax), but the road signage, pavement markings, direction of traffic, and vegetation such as cacti imply that the setting is in the western USA.


* Due to only having two accents recorded for all the Inquisitors to use in ''VideoGame/DragonAgeInquisition'', (British and American), a Dalish elf Inquisitor will come off as this, as the Dalish tend to speak with ''Welsh'' accents.

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Due to only having two accents accent options recorded for all the Inquisitors to use in ''VideoGame/DragonAgeInquisition'', (British and American), a Dalish elf Inquisitor will come off as this, as the Dalish tend to speak with ''Welsh'' accents.accents.
** Dwarves who were born and raised in human lands, such as party member Varric, will still speak in the same American accent as dwarves from Orzammar, even if their families haven't lived there in generations. In comparison, city elves speak in the dominant accent of their country: British for Ferelden, Spanish for Antiva, etc.

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* {{Wrestling/Layla}} would be billed from Miami, Florida because she moved there. This is despite her speaking with an English accent, because she's originally from Chelsea. She did use something of an American accent early on in her career, but dropped that by around 2009-ish. She continued to be billed as though she were a Florida native, even though ring announcers have sometimes said "now residing in" to account for immigration.

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* Viggo Tarasov, a [[TheMafiya Russian gang boss]] in ''Film/JohnWick'', speaks with the Swedish accent of his actor Creator/MichaelNyqvist. His DumbassTeenageSon Iosef speaks American-accented English, but he has the excuse of growing up in America.


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* Quite a few gods in ''VideoGame/{{Smite}}'' speak with the wrong accents, when they bother to sound anything other than American. Chiron and Athena- Greek- speak with Scottish and Russian accents, respectively. Tyr- Norse- also speaks with a Scottish accent. Reaches egregious levels with actual Celtic figures Artio and Cuchulainn, who both have Scottish accents even though she's a goddess from Gaul- Celtic France- and he's a demigod from Ireland.


* A lot of students from non-English speaking countries will learn English from teachers who are from the Anglosphere - as a result they may sound British or American when speaking English. Creator/CharlizeTheron for example grew up speaking Afrikaans and didn't learn English until she moved to America - therefore her accent sounds American.

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* A lot of students from non-English speaking countries will learn English from teachers who are from the Anglosphere - as a result they may sound British or American when speaking English. English:
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Creator/CharlizeTheron for example grew up in South Africa speaking Afrikaans and didn't learn English until she moved to America - therefore her accent sounds American. American.
** Creator/NataliePortman was born in Jerusalem, Israel but since she moved with her parents to the United States when she was just three years old she has a noticeable American accent even when she's speaking Hebrew.
** Creator/MilaKunis and her family were Ukrainian Jews from Chernivtsi located deep within the Soviet Union. In fact, even when she moved to America she couldn't speak a single word of English and only became fluent in the language after watching ''Series/ThePriceIsRight'' which she credits with learning it from show host Bob Barker speaking slowly enough for her to understand. Because she had olive-brown skin despite her Ukrainian roots she was and still is often typecast as AmbiguouslyBrown characters in film.


* O-Ren Ishii from ''Film/KillBill'' is supposed to be fluent in Japanese. Her actress, Creator/LucyLiu, speaks it with an American accent.

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* O-Ren Ishii from ''Film/KillBill'' is supposed to be fluent in Japanese. Her actress, Creator/LucyLiu, speaks it with an American accent. She is established to have American heritage, [[BerserkButton and she will]] [[OffWithHisHead decapitate you]] if you bring that up in a negative way.


* In ''VideoGame/BackToTheFutureTheGame'', Trixie Trotter speaks with a thick New York/New Jersey accent, even though she's later revealed to be a Canadian from Winnipeg (and presumably stayed there until at least her young adult years, seeing as she posed for saucy pictures there).

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* In ''VideoGame/BackToTheFutureTheGame'', Trixie Trotter speaks with a thick New York/New Jersey accent, even though she's later revealed to be a Canadian from Winnipeg (and presumably stayed there until at least her young adult years, seeing as she posed for saucy pictures there). The accent was likely chosen due to Trixie's status as the stereotypical moll of a mob boss, which are commonly associated with the New York City area in American media.


* In ''VideoGame/BackToTheFutureTheGame', Trixie Trotter speaks with a thick New York/New Jersey accent, even though she's later revealed to be a Canadian from Winnipeg (and presumably stayed there until at least her young adult years, seeing as she posed for saucy pictures there).

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* In ''VideoGame/BackToTheFutureTheGame', ''VideoGame/BackToTheFutureTheGame'', Trixie Trotter speaks with a thick New York/New Jersey accent, even though she's later revealed to be a Canadian from Winnipeg (and presumably stayed there until at least her young adult years, seeing as she posed for saucy pictures there).

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* In ''VideoGame/BackToTheFutureTheGame', Trixie Trotter speaks with a thick New York/New Jersey accent, even though she's later revealed to be a Canadian from Winnipeg (and presumably stayed there until at least her young adult years, seeing as she posed for saucy pictures there).

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