Anime Expo to Host Voice Actor Toshihiko Seki
posted on by Egan Loo
Anime Expo has announced that it will host prolific voice actor Toshihiko Seki during the July 3-6 event at Los Angeles, California. Seki is celebrating his 25th year in the field of anime; he debuted in 1983's The Mysterious Cities of Gold while he was still in college. He has since played over 180 roles, including Iruka in Naruto, Mousse in Ranma ½: Nettō-hen, Duo Maxwell in Gundam Wing, Rau Le Creuset in Gundam Seed, Genjo Sanzo in Saiyuki, Fred Luo in Outlaw Star, Takaya Ohgi in Mirage of Blaze, Shinobu Tezuka in Here is Greenwood, and Shurato in Tenku Senki Shurato.
As part of the Kamen Rider Den-O voice cast ensemble, he won the Synergy Award in this year's second annual Seiyū Awards for playing Momotarosu. He also hosts the Ruby ni Kichizuke radio program for Nippon Cultural Broadcasting.