News Anna Tsuchiya to Voice Character in 2008 Anpanman Film
posted on 2008-04-16 00:32 EDT
Anna Tsuchiya, the singer and actress known for singing in the NANA television series and playing lead roles in the Kamikaze Girls and Sakuran films, will play a lead character in Soreike! Anpanman: Yosei Rin-Rin no Himitsu (Go! Anpanman: The Secret of the Fairy Rin-Rin) film. The Sports Hochi newspaper reports that she will play the guest heroine Rin-Rin, a fairy. The film, which is the 20th one in the Anpanman franchise, will open in Japan on July 12. The 25-year-old actress has taken only other film voice role before: the lead female role in America's Herbie: Fully Loaded, where she dubbed the Japanese voice for Lindsay Lohan.