Tag: voice actor

Remembering Gilbert Gottfried.

The entertainment world has been rocked by the passing of legendary comedian Gilbert Gottfried, who died April 12. He was 67. Gilbert Gottfried was known for his shrill voice, squinty eyes and crude humor as a stand-up comedian. His brand of humor was both loved and hated by fans and critics alike. Contrarywise, he is …

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Chris Ayres, the VA of Frieza, passes away.

The anime world has been rocked by the sudden passing of Chris Ayres, best known as the English voice actor of Frieza in the Dragon Ball franchise. He was 54. Chris Ayres took over the role of the “Emperor of Evil” in Dragon Ball Z Kai in 2010 and has held the role since, voicing …

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Akame ga Kill, Tokyo Ghoul VA opens her first official YouTube channel!!

Anime voice actress Sora Amamiya opened her first YouTube channel today with a greeting to the fans and ten short music videos from her singles from 2014 – 2019. She plans to post full length videos in the future. She is known for her roles as Akame in “Akame ga Kill”, Touka Kirishima in the …

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VA Brice Armstrong, Captain Ginyu and narrator on Dragon Ball, passes away

The world of anime lost another legend. Voice actor Brice Armstrong has passed away. Talent agency Mary Collins Agency revealed the actor’s death on Sunday. Armstrong worked primarily at Funimation before his retirement in 2009. He is best known for voicing Captain Ginyu in the Funiamtion dub of Dragon Ball Z. He was also the …

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Johnny Yong Bosch confirmed as new Broly voice actor!!

After much speculation and questioning from fans, Johnny Yong Bosch confirmed via Twitter that he is the new voice actor behind the Broly, the legendary Super Saiyan of the Dragon Ball franchise. It is unknown which medium of the Akira Toriyama franchise he will be featured in, but he did confirm with his fans that …

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Naruto, Bleach voice actor Michael Lindsay passes away

Sad news rocks the world of anime. Voice actor Michael Lindsay, who has portrayed Kankuro in Naruto, Kisuke Urahara in Bleach, Joe Kido and Greymon in Digimon Adventure among many others, has passed away. Fellow Digimon actor Joshua Seth shared his feelings on the passing of his friend. Lindsay, who was born in 1963, entered …

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Fairy Tale, Darker Than Black VA to voice Uncle Qrow in RWBY Volume 7!!

RWBY director Kerry Shawcross revealed today the new actor who will portraying Qrow Branwen following the departure of Vic Mignogna earlier this year. Jason Liebrecht will be replacing Mignogna as the new voice behind Ruby and Yang’s beloved alcoholic uncle. Liebrecht’s best known roles include Lavi and the Millennium Earl in the D.Gray-man series, Syaoran …

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Japanese actress/singer Aya Hirano hits the stage after four year hiatus!

Voice actress and singer Aya Hirano returns to the stage after a four year hiatus. She will be holding shows in Tokyo, Kanagawa, Osaka, and Aichi this August. Hirano will also have two specials. The Aya Hirano Special Live 2019 – Storm Rider – will focus on her original and anime songs. The second special, …

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Voice actor of Dante and Ken Masters unharmed in robbery attempt!!

While filming a documentary in Guatemala, Reuben Langdon, voice actor of Dante in Devil May Cry and Ken Masters in Street Fighter IV and Street Fighter V, was shot at six times while in the car with Steve Copeland during a robbery attempt. The car they were suffering damage as they drove away from the …

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Veteran voice actor Unsho Ishizuka passes away.

Heavy clouds hang over the anime world as we mourn the passing of veteran voice actor Unsho Ishizuka. His agency Aoni Production made the announcement on their website, stating that Ishizuka had passed due to esophageal cancer on August 13. Funeral serve was already held with his family and public serve will be held on …

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