Voice Actress Megumi Toyoguchi Announces Marriage, Pregnancy, Hiatus from Work
posted on by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Voice actress Megumi Toyoguchi announced on the website of her agency 81 Produce on Friday that she is taking a hiatus from work "for a little while" so she can make preparations for giving birth. Toyoguchi said that she got married "a few years ago," and is now pregnant. She added that substitute actresses will take her place while she is on hiatus, and she plans to return to work as soon as she is able.
Toyoguchi has voiced roles in Fullmetal Alchemist (Winry Rockbell), Mobile Suit Gundam UC (Mihiro Oiwakken), Fate/Zero (Sola-Ui), Plastic Memories (Kazuki Kuwanomi), Maria Watches Over Us (Sei Satō), the .hack anime and game franchise (Mimiru, Tabby), Black Lagoon (Revy), the four Persona 3 games and films (Yukari Takeba), Nisekoi: (Hana Kirisaki), Senran Kagura: Ninja Flash! (Haruka), Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children (Elena), and Macross Frontier (Klan Klang), among many others.
Toyoguchi recently voiced Junko Enoshima and Mukuro Ikusaba in the Danganronpa 3: The End of Hope's Peak High School: Despair Arc anime, roles she reprised from the game series. She is also voicing Tomoko Higashikata in the currently airing JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond Is Unbreakable anime. She also voices Pyrrha Nikos in the Japanese dub of RWBY.
Toyoguchi also voices Aqua and Paine in the Kingdom Hearts video game franchise (she also voiced Paine in Final Fantasy X-2).
Image via 81 Produce
[Via Hachima Kikō]