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David is an Award winning Voice Actor / Producer based in Los Angeles. He’s given voice to hundreds of Animation/Anime episodes, and Video Game titles, as well as Guest Star appearances on TV shows such as The Mentalist and NCIS. David recently starred as the Talking Sailor Uniform SENKETSU, on the hit TV Series KILL LA KILL airing on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim; and can currently be heard as the Narrator in JO JO’s Bizarre Adventure also airing on Toonami. David also stars in the Mega-hit Video Game SUPER SMASH BROS., as the character Robin from Fire Emblem: Awakening. SUPER SMASH BROS. Won Favorite Video Game at the People’s Choice Awards at the 42 nd annual People’s Choice Awards in 2016.
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Bryson Baugus is a voice actor, singer, and stage actor from Texas. He has worked primarily with Sentai Filmworks in Houston, and his credits include: Bell in Is It Wrong To Try To Pick Up Girls In A Dungeon?; Kou Mukami in Diabolik Lovers II: More Blood; Child Gelsadra in Gatchaman Crowds Insight; Young Suna in My Love Story; Akutagawa in When Supernatural Battles Became Commonplace; and Hikaru in RE: Hamatora. His voice has also been used in the shows: Chaika – The Coffin Princess; Dramatical Murder; Log Horizon 2; and Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun.
In addition to his voice work, Bryson is currently a theatre major at Sam Houston State University, and has performed on stage with a few Houston-area professional theaters. In his free time, he likes to play video games (especially D ark Souls) and create videos for YouTube!
Bryson is very excited to be attending Omnicon, and is looking forward to meeting fans of any of the shows he’s been involved in!
Danielle Beaulieu is a self taught cosplayer, model, and prop maker born and raised in Massachusetts. She started attending conventions at the young age of thirteen and has gained recognition for her speedy armor builds, helpful tutorials, and her social media sass. An ex-top 100 US World of Warcraft player, she has honed all of that energy instead into cosplay and over the past four years has worked for many reputable companies and was even hired to be the official Storm Elementalist Lux for RIot Games, and the official Vara for Eternal Card Game for Dire Wolf Entertainment. Other works of hers have won best in show award such as her League of Legends builds. Danielle spends most of her time now cranking out a new costume every few weeks and travelling all over for conventions to meet followers to teach them how to market their work through social media or to teach them how to make epic armor builds!
Katelyn Barr is a voice actress and script writer working for Sentai Filmworks and FUNimation. You may have heard her as Ayumi Yamagou in Girls und Panzer der Film, Layla the Blue Chaika in Chaika the Coffin Princess, Liza Randog/Lizardia in Cross Ange: Rondo of Angel and Dragon, Aisu Kyuubu in Amagi Brilliant Park, Fantasia Yusano in When Supernatural Battles Became Commonplace, and various other tough chicks, older sisters, monsters, tomboys, ACTUAL boys, cute cats, and evil seductresses in anime of all sorts. Katelyn’s also lent her voice to a few video game characters, such as Jackie in Marooners, Nerith in Celestial Crossing, and Kizana Sunobu from Yandere Simulator. As a script writer, Katelyn is most known for her work on shows like One Piece, Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun, Fate Kaleid Liner Prisma Illya 2wei!, and the action-packed hit Akame ga Kill!, which premiered on Toonami in August 2015. She currently resides in Houston, TX with her mic, her piano, and her carefully curated Sailor Moon collection. They’re very happy together. Katelyn’s all kinds of thrilled to meet everyone at Omnicon and geek out about anime, games, Once Upon a Time, Panic! at the Disco, and whatever else the kids are into these days (except for the super cool new thing she can’t talk about yet, gahhh!). See you there!
Margaret (Meg) McDonald has been in the anime industry for over 5 years and has appeared in over 50 different titles. McDonald first got started after auditioning while she was still in school. After getting her BA in Drama at the University of St. Thomas, Meg pursued a full time acting career in the booth as well as onstage. Some of her best known anime characters include, "Rikka Takanashi" in Love, Chunibyo, and Other Delusions, "Tamako Kitashrikawa" in Tamako Market, "Miho Nishizumi" in Girls und Panzer, and "Isuzu" in Log Horizon. She can also has supporting roles in Watamote, Hakouki, Little Busters, Maria Holic, Hamatora, Mayo Chiki, Rozen Maiden: Zuruckenspulen, Maidsama, and Nobunaga the Fool to name a few. She also appears in Parasyte: The Maxim as "Makiko" and Akame Ga Kill as "Sayo".
David Fielding played the character of "Zordon" and provided the voice for the character for the first season of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1993) for Saban Entertainment. David holds two degrees in acting - a BFA from Texas State and an MFA from the University of Pittsburgh. In addition to his stage and film work, David has provided voice work for a number of popular PC video games, including Empire Earth and Dungeon Siege: Legends of Aranna. David resides in Texas and is using his skills to help other actors perfect their craft.
Austin St. John is an American paramedic, actor, and martial artist, mainly known for his role as Jason Lee Scott, the original Red Ranger and first leader of the Power Rangers in the popular children's television series Mighty Morphin Power Rangers.
Cristina Vee, is an American actress who provides voices for English dubs of anime, cartoons and video game productions. Some of her voice roles are Louise in The Familiar of Zero, Nanoha Takamachi in the Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha series, Mio Akiyama in K-On!, Nagisa Saitō in Squid Girl, Homura Akemi in Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Rei Hino / Sailor Mars in the Viz Media dub of Sailor Moon, the Honoka sisters in Knights of Sidonia, Hawk from The Seven Deadly Sins, and Killua Zoldyck in Hunter × Hunter. In animation, she provides the voice of Marinette, aka Ladybug, in Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir. On screen, she is the co-host for AnimeTV with Johnny Yong Bosch, and the second live portrayal of Haruhi Suzumiya in The Adventures of the ASOS Brigade after Patricia Ja Lee.
Angela Le or also known as Aznproblems' Cosplay is a self taught cosplayer and prop maker born and raised in Texas. She started attending conventions throughout Texas when she was a teenager with Omnicon 2013 being her first convention. and since then, has gain recognition from her armor builds and her different Mei from Overwatch cosplays. She has recently won an award at Anime Austin for her craftsmanship. She spends most of her free time working on cosplay and streaming in her cosplay. Angela now spends most of her time working on new cosplay and traveling to different conventions to meet new people and share her knowledge about props with other cosplayers!
MissMarquin is a southern cosplayer with tons of attitude. She went to her first convention when she was eleven, but thought that Cosplay was weird. Eight years later, she tried it on a whim (and a little bit of blackmail from her best friend), and was hooked! Since then she's taken home several competition awards, including a 3rd Place Best in show, and has even appeared on television, in an episode of Heroes of Cosplay. She's known for her insane wig-work and ability to bust complicated costumes out in the blink of an eye. This year marks her tenth year cosplaying! Her favorite things in the world are Star Wars, Star Trek, Zelda and her lovable Basset Hound, Basil. She currently lives in San Antonio, Tx.
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Ring the bell! Coming to the booth, from Austin, Texas, weighing in at (an undisclosed weight, probably less than your waifu collection) pounds, It’s Caitlynn French! Caitlynn is fairly new to the scene, having debuted in 2012 as Qumola from Book of Bantorra. She’s ran the ropes and trained hard to conquer roles such as Shiro (No Game No Life), Chris (Cross Ange), Hana Isuzu (Girls und Panzer), Matsurika Shinouji (Maria-Holic, Maria-Holic Alive), Tina Sprout (Black Bullet), Mei Tachibana (Say “I love you”), Mio and Midori Nishizono (Little Busters, Little Busters Refrain), Sakura Inami (Beyond the Boundary), Ai Astin (Sunday Without God) and Miyu Edelfelt (Fate/kaleid liner Prisma Illya & 2Wei).
Caitlynn recuperates from her time in the booth by playing video games, MMOs, and watching professional wrestling. She goes through grueling vocal conditioning playing tabletop roleplaying games, and screaming obscenities at the TV during Monday Night RAW. She likes to keep her life simple but unique. Ever changing hair dye, superhero capes, blacklight paint, and yoga pants are all just routine parts of life. At the end of the day she likes to wind down with a good nightly read of the Necronomicon. It is unconfirmed, but highly suspected, her blood is pure caffeinated Pepsi.
Aaron provides the voices for Uta in Tokyo Ghoul, Grimsby Keane in Black Butler, Samuel in Fairy Tail, Howard Link in D. Gray-man, Urie Sogami in Dance With Devils, Kamui Woods in My Hero Academia, Barbero in 91 Days, and Hit in the Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 video game.
Nominated for 2014 Breakthrough Voice Actor of the Year by Behind The Voice Actors, Aaron Roberts has provided voices for over 150 anime series during his 5 years with Funimation. Non-anime projects include Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel (VG), Smite (VG), Paladins (VG), and Chaos (VG). Aaron has been a celebrated actor for the stage and screen in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, working in all areas of production for almost 15 years.
Luna Valley Cosplay is a group of five magical girls out of the RGV, passionately creating cosplay by moonlight and giving back to the community by daylight.
Jād (jade) Saxton is a voice actor and ADR Director with over 150 roles in anime and video games. She is best known for her roles as Kanna in Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid, Carla in Fairy Tail, Yuki in Wolf Children, Young Nico Robin in One Piece, Koneko in High School DxD, Hatchin in Michiko & Hachin (Toonami), Faris in Steins; Gate, Haruna in Is This a Zombie?, Sena Kashiwazaki in Hagani, Adèlie in Space Dandy (Toonami), Mira in Dimension W (Toonami), Nona in Death Parade, and Akatsuki in Log Horizon.
As a FUNimation ADR director Jād has helmed the loveable Interviews with Monster Girls, Touken Ranbu-Hanamaru, and The Silver Guardian!
She also lends her voice to video games playing Maeve in Paladins, Expelled Hel in Smite, and as a Time Patroller in Dragon Ball Xenoverse 1 & 2.
Recent anime roles Jād is excited about: Guri in Love Tyrant, Kendo in My Hero Academia, Kirie in Himouto! Umaru-chan, Naka in KanColle, Jean Rowe in Code Geass: Akito the Exiled, Matome in Akiba’s Trip, Garnet in Puzzle & Dragons, Mil in Monster Hunter Stories RIDE ON, Kotone in Keijo!, Ruruka in Danganronpa, Lilac in Servamp, Senri in Chaos;Child, Wanchoi in The Silver Guardian, Sophie in Izetta: The Last Witch, Eraser in Handa-Kun, Ximena in Garo the Animation, Mary in Grimgar, Ashes and Illusions, Lisa in Terror in Resonance, Constance Raveau in Gangsta, Yoriko in Tokyo Ghoul, and Un in Show By Rock!
Oldies but goodies: Perrine in Strike Witches, Jacqueline O. Lantern Dupré in Soul Eater, Eve Genoard in Baccano!, Masako in Ghost Hunt, Ai Hibiki in Rolling Girls, Ringo in No-Rin, Miku in Date A Live II, Ludmila in Lord Marksman and Vanadis, Sio in Nobunagun, Jeanne D'Arc in Rage of Bahamut: Genesis, Onikiri in Kamisama Kiss, Komissa in Psycho-pass, Fam in Last Exile: Fam The Silver Wing, Tsukumo in Karneval, April in Mass Effect: Paragon Lost, Karin in Shangri-La, Komoe in A Certain Magical Index, Mayu in B Gata H Kei – Yamada’s First Time, and Mimi Usami in Okami-san & Her Seven Companions.
Chris Patton has been acting for the stage and in Voice Over for most of his life. Some of his best known work in Anime has been in Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale as Eiji, Fullmetal Alchemist as Greed, Soul Eater as Asura, Ghost Stories as Hajime, Hamatora as Moral, Dragonball Z as Turles, Pokemon XY as Sanpei, Princess Tutu as Fakir, Full Metal Panic as Sousuke, and Diabolik Lovers as Ayato. Some of his most recent Anime credits have included Nagi (Alice) Arisuin in Chivarly of A Failed Knight, Asahi in Handa-kun, Embryo in Cross Ange, Abe no Seimi in Drifters, and Rentaro in Black Bullet.
In the world of video games, he can be heard as Kliff in Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia, Asahi in Akiba's Beat, and Turles in the Dragonball Z universe.
As a theatrical director, he has recently helmed productions of Green Day's American Idiot, Silence! the Musical, Saucy Jack and the Space Vixens, and Hedwig and the Angry Inch.
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