Guests of Honor
Guests of Honor
Lia Sargent has won an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award in the category of Outstanding
Voice Casting for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special for TNT’s Rough Riders. As an actress, dancer,and voice artist has performed in over 150 film and television productions, including voice-overs and dubbing for foreign, animation, commercial, and interactive releases.
In 1987, Lia formed her own voice over company, OFF THE WALLA, where she has, over the years, employed at least 200 top notch actors from all over the world. She has dubbed more than 100 foreign live action and animated films and has either acted, written or directed the English dub for over 50 Anime releases. Her Anime voice acting credits include: CHUN-LI in Streetfighter II, JUDY in Cowboy Bebop, DOROTHY in The Big O, SYBIL in Black Magic M66, MILLY in Trigun, SHION in Xenosaga, and TACHIKOMA in Ghost in the Shell. Her Anime writing and directing credits include: THE BIG O, PERFECT BLUE and OUTLAW STAR. She also had the pleasure to co-direct the video game .HACK and her favorite series to date, TRIGUN.
Kyle Hebert is a Los Angeles-based anime and video game voice actor whose credits include Wreck-It Ralph/Marvel Vs Capcom/Street Fighter (Ryu), Naruto (Kiba), Bleach (Aizen, Ganju), League of Legends (Ezreal, Jarvan, and Graves), Kakyoin (Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders) and Gurren Lagann (Kamina). He is best known as the Narrator and Teen Gohan from the Funimation dub of Dragonball Z and currently voices Gohan in Dragonball Super. Other fan faves include One Punch Man (Atomic Samurai), Blue Exorcist (Bon Suguro), Fire Emblem (Frederick, Validar), Fullmetal Alchemist (Vato Falman), Tales of Symphonia (Richter Abend) and Star Ocean (Dias, Arumat, Crow). Kyle can also be heard in numerous popular shows and games, such as Pokemon (Professor Oak in “Origins”, Eusine in “Generations”), Digimon (Ballistamon and Dorulumon in “Fusion”), Sonic (Big the Cat in “Colors”), Final Fantasy (Nimbus in “Type-0”), World of Warcraft (Algalon the Observer in “Lich King”, Skylanders, Devil May Cry, Dynasty Warriors, Soul Calibur and Resident Evil. He is also the promo voice of filmmaker, Kevin Smith’s Smodcast series of podcasts . For more info, visit www.kylehebert.com.
This year Ezra Weisz is so pumped to be your Host!!!
Okay, so who the heck is Ezra? He is a Voice Actor and Director. Here are some of my most recent projects: director for Zag’s Tales of Miraculous Ladybug and Cat Noir and Zak Storm (Netflix), I directed the English cast of The Jungle Bunch (Universal Kids), Sky Crawlers, Paprika, Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo, and he is very excited to announce the incredible new anime series from Production IG and Netflix called B the Beginning.
Ezra’s voiceover credits include the voices of Kaname Kuran from Vampire Knight, Master Wing from HunterxHunter, Mao from Code Geass, Clive from Arc the Lad, Fred Luo from Outlaw Star, Zenjiro from the motion picture Miss Hokusai, Dr. Yagarai from Aldnoah Zero, Ilforte Grantz from Bleach, Franz d’Epinay from Gankutsuou, and Albert from B the Beginning
Other than work in the world of voiceover and anime , Ezra Weisz can be seen warming up audiences at live television taping for the Disney Channel. Some warm up credits are, Wizards of Waverly Place, Liv & Maddie, Austin and Ally, Jessie, Bunk’d, and Raven’s Home.
He can’t wait to meet you guys and talk about all sorts of stuff and is really looking forward to having the best weekend ever at Anime Conji 2018 Check out his YouTube channel EZRAY and follow him on Instagram @Ezraweisz
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