Voice Actress Michelle Ruff To Be Guest At Otakon 2017

Washington, D.C. (July 12, 2017) – Michelle Ruff, who voices Yoko Littner in "Gurren Lagann" and contributed her voice to several popular anime shows, will be a guest at Otakon 2017, according to Otakorp Inc.

Originally from Detroit, the Motor City, she now hails from sunny Los Angeles. In addition to "Gurren Lagann," you can hear Ruff as some of your favorite anime characters, including Sinon from "Sword Art Online 2"; Young Satoru in "Erased"; Sakuya Tachibana from "God Eater"; Rukia Kuchiki from "Bleach"; Fujiko Mine from "Lupin the Third"; Ririka Nishizono from "Occultic Nine"; Yuki Nagato from "The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya"; Anri Sonohara from "Durarara"; Luna from "Sailor Moon Classic" and "Sailor Moon Crystal"; Yukari from the "Persona" 3 & 4 series and Sadayo Kawakami from "Persona" 5; Jill Valentine in "Resident Evil Revelations"; C-Viper from "Street Fighter"; Robin from "Fire Emblem"; Cream the Rabbit from "Sonic the Hedgehog" and many others.

Huff also lends her voice to TV shows and feature films, including popular animated features like "Cars 3," "The Angry Birds," "Kung Fu Panda 3," "Home," "Madagascar," "The Wind Also Rises" and "Peabody and Sherman."

If you listen closely, you can hear her voice in popular films like "Batman v Superman," "Fast and Furious 7" and TV shows like "Arrow," "Grimm" and "Supernatural."

Ruff is brought in collaboration with Aniplex of America Inc. for a special 10th anniversary celebration of Gurren Lagann!

Otakon 2017 will be held from August 11 to 13 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.

ABOUT OTAKON AND OTAKORP, INC.: Now entering its twenty-fourth year, Otakon is an annual celebration of Japanese and East Asian popular culture, and also one of the largest gatherings of fans in the United States. Otakon celebrates popular culture as a gateway to deeper understanding of Asian culture, and has grown along with the enthusiasm for anime, manga, video games, and music from the Far East. Historically, Otakon has drawn up to 34,000 people for three days each year (for a paid attendance of over 100,000 turnstile attendees). Otakon is a membership based convention sponsored by Otakorp, Inc., a Pennsylvania-based, 501(c)3 educational non-profit whose mission is to promote the appreciation of Asian culture, primarily through its media and entertainment. Otakorp, Inc. is directed by an all-volunteer, unpaid staff – we are run by fans, for fans.

For more information about Otakorp, Inc., see: http://www.otakorp.org/
For more information and the latest news on Otakon 2017, see http://www.otakon.com/

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