AnimeUSA 2007, in Crystal City, VA, Announces its Latest Round of Guests (Corrected)

Aug 21st 2007
Errata: The following press release was inadvertently replaced by another press release. ANN apologizes for the error.

Crystal City, Va. - AnimeUSA is pleased to announce its three latest guests. The convention looks forward to making more announcements in the near future as the guest list is updated.

Colleen Clinkenbeard is a voice actor/ADR director/ADR scriptwriter/ Line Producer for FUNimation Productions. Her voice acting credits include: Rose Thomas and Riza Hawkeye in Fullmetal Alchemist, Luffy in the new FUNimation dub of One Piece, Himawari! and Maso in Shin-chan, Sister Esther in Trinity Blood, Rose in Solty Rei, Reina in Witchblade, Yuko in Tsubasa: RESERVoir CHRoNiCLE, Éclair in Kiddy Grade, Rachel Moore in Case Closed , Maria in Burst Angel, Kirara in Samurai 7, Mama in Kodocha, Sakurako in Negima, Hotorubi in Basilisk, Anegasaki in School Rumble, and Diamond Daydreams and Ghost Train for ADV Films. She has also been featured in the video games: Aeon Flux, Spike Out, Battle Zone, Blood Rayne II, Stuntman, Fullmetal Alchemist, Fullmetal Alchemist II, Dragon Ball Z: Shin Budokai, and Dragon Ball Z: Budokai. Colleen's ADR Directing credits include Fullmetal Alchemist, Tsubasa: RESERVoir CHRoNiCLE, Kiddy Grade, Kodocha, Negima, Moon Phase, Sakura Teisen: Ecole de Paris, Case Closed, and Aquarion. This will be her first appearance at Anime USA.

Richard Epcar, a prolific voice actor, is famous for many live-action voice roles as well as anime roles, and will be in attendance for the first time at Anime USA. His many anime roles include Batou in Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Zangetsu in Bleach, Guld in Macross Plus, Manda in Naruto, Genma in Ninja Scroll, Vince Grant in Robotech: Shadow Chronicle, Jigen in Lupin III and many others. He has also voiced many roles of different creatures in the Power Rangers series as well as video game roles in Xenosaga, Dynast Warriors 4 and 5, Kingdom Hearts 2 and more. As a live-action actor, he's recurred on Days of Our Lives and General Hospital. On film he co-starred in Memoirs of an Invisible Man with Chevy Chase and Sam Neill, and just starred in a short film entitled, Three Putts. On television he's done several shows, including Columbo, Diagnosis Murder, Guns of Paradise, Beverly Hills 90210, Matlock, Who's the Boss? and Cheers. (http://www.richardepcar.com/)
Ellyn Stern, a voice actor with roles in anime and video games, will also be joining Anime USA this year as a guest. Her distinguished career also includes live-action roles on US television series. Her anime roles include Rosalind in Armitage III: Poly-Matrix, Masaki Kurosaki in Bleach, Haraway in Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence, Jack's Mom in MAR, Miyuki Goto in Noein, and many others. Her roles in video games include voice work in Bushido Blade 2, Galerians, Shadow Hearts II and Jade Cocoon.

About Anime USA:
Anime USA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is dedicated to celebrating Japanese culture through anime and other visual media and related activities. Established in 1999, Anime USA has been one of the premiere anime conventions in Northern Virginia for the past 9 years. Anime USA 2007 will take place just before Thanksgiving, on November 16th-18th, at the Hyatt Regency at Crystal City in Arlington, VA.

bookmark/share with:

Press Release homepage / archives

Around The Web