Voice Actress Romi Park to Be a Guest at Otakon 2015
Extremely prolific and award-winning voice actress Romi Park has been added by Otakorp Inc. to the official guest list for Otakon 2015. Specializing in teenage boy prodigies and tough ladies, she has been in demand for anime, movies, and video games since her start in the mid-1990s.
Her most well-known roles include Edward Elric in Fullmetal Alchemist; Nana Osaki in Nana; Ken Ichijouji in Digimon; Tao Ren in Shaman King; Temari in Naruto; Teresa in Claymore; and Toshiro Hitsugaya in Bleach. She is currently the voice of Emma Guzman in Garo: The Animation.
She recently voiced the villainous clothing mogul Ragyo Kiryuin in Kill la Kill, and has played several roles in the Gundam and Persona 4 franchises. Park has dubbed most of her anime characters in video game form, as well.
Like many seiyu, she also lends her voice frequently to dubs of imported movies and TV shows, including Gamora in Guardians of the Galaxy and Uhura in the Star Trek (Original Series) movies. She’s also the voice of Finn the Human in the Japanese dub of Adventure Time.
Park serves as the go-to voice for dubbing Hilary Swank, Lucy Liu, and Michelle Rodriguez, in addition to dozens of other voices in TV and movies.
Otakon 2015 will be held July 24-26 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD. Otakon 2015 is celebrating fairy tales, folk stories, myths, and legends.