Anime Programming in the US
Making a Living in Manga in Japan with Felipe Smith
Lost in Translation
The Dublin convention Nom-Con has announced that its guests will include Veronica Taylor, who voiced the boy protagonist Ash Ketchum in the dub of Pokémon. (The character was named Satoshi in the Japanese original.) Taylor also voiced Ash in several Pokémon spinoffs, including Pokemon: The First Movie. This was the most successful anime film ever in cinemas outside Japan, earning over £10m in UK cinemas, and over $85m in America.