Supanova Expo 2013 Announces Voice Actor Guests for Gold Coast and Melbourne
posted on by Jon Hayward
Supanova Pop Culture Expo is a three day convention running around Australia in Melbourne / Gold Coast in April, Sydney / Perth in June and Brisbane / Adelaide in November.
The Melbourne Tour will appear at the Melbourne Showgrounds on the 12th to the 14th of April and the Gold Coast show will take place at the Gold Coast Convention and Exibition Center from the 19th to the 21st of April. There is currently no information as to the guest's specific panels and appearance times, we will endeavour to post that information closer to the date
Vic Mignogna has a extensive list of voice actor credits having appeared in over 190 different anime titles and over 40 video games. You are mostly likely to know Mignogna as Eldward Elric in Fullmetal Alchemist / Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood but he has also voiced Death Scythe in Soul Eater, Broly in Dragon Ball Z, Fay D. Flourite in Tsubasa: RESERVoir CHRoNiCLE, Ikkaku Madarame in Bleach and Tamaki Suou in Ouran High School Host Club. His video game roles include Junpei Lori in Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3, Dampierre in Soulcalibur and Mao in Disgaea.
Yuko Miyamura is an actress, j-pop singer and director. She is famously known as the Japanese voice-actor for Asuka Langley Shikinami in Neon Genesis Evangelion and the rebuild of Evangelion films including most recently Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo. Yuko Miyamura has voiced characters in a long list of anime and video games including Casca in Berserk, Kazuha Toyama in Detective Conan, Alyssa Searrs in My-HiME and NieA in NieA_7. Miyamura is also well-known for voicing Chun-Li in the Street Fighter game series.
Steve Yun got his first job at an anime company in 1998 as a digital animator, but after slaving away for hellishly long weeks he quit and obtained his B.A. in Creative Writing. After finishing college Yun joined Harmony Gold and built Robotech.com and went onto co-produce the Macross restoration, the Robotech: Battlecry and Robotech: Invasion video games and Robotech remasters and wrote Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles OVA.
Garry ChalkGarry Chalk has spent much of his time in front of a camera, having roles in Cold Squad, Eureka, Stargate SG-1 and MacGuyver. What some don't know is that Chalk has an impressive voice acting career spanning more than 20 years starting with King Hippo in Captain N: The Game Master, Guts Man in Mega Man and oddly King Gurumes in the 1995 Canadian dub of Dragon Ball: Curse of the Blood Rubies. He later voiced Man-at-Arms in the reboot of He-Man and Sky Marshall Wade in last year's Voltron Force. But most famously he's the voice of Optimus Primal in Beast Wars / Beast Machines and Optimus Prime in Transformers: Armada, Transformers Energon and Transformers Cybertron.
Greg Cipes is a multi-talented voice actor who has exactly one anime VA role, Atlas in the 2003 Astro Boy series. However he's also the voice of Beast Boy in the cartoon series Teen Titans and DC Universe Online, Keven Levin in Ben 10 Alien Force, Ultimate Alien and Omniverse, Iron Fist in Ultimate Spider Man and is the voice of Michaelangelo in the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Cipes will also be attending the Sydney and Perth Supanova tours later in the year.
If you would like to view further information on Supanova's Melbourne show, please clickhere. For more information on the Gold Coast show, please click here and for Supanova Pop Culture Expo's main website, click here.