Anime Expo Hosts Voice Actor Kazuhiko Inoue
posted on by Karen Ressler
Los Angeles-based convention Anime Expo announced on Monday that Kazuhiko Inoue will attend the July 4-7 event as a Guest of Honor.
Inoue has been working as a voice actor since the 1970s, lending his voice to leading roles in shows such as Space Battleship Yamato, Cyborg 009, and Candy Candy. He is also well known for more contemporary roles, such as Kakashi in Naruto and Naruto Shippuden, Hatori in Fruits Basket, and Nyanko-sensei in Natsume's Book of Friends. His numerous other voice credits include Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam, Gundam AGE, Children Who Chase Lost Voices, Magical Angel Creamy Mami, and The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya.
The voice actor will also be appearing at the NIS America booth at the convention.
Previously-announced guests include screenwriter Mari Okada and character designer Noizi Ito. Host Danny Choo, DJ RAM RIDER, cosplayer Alodia Gosiengfiao, and voice actors Eric Vale, Christopher R. Sabat, Kyle Hebert, and Johnny Yong Bosch will also attend.