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Maria Yamamoto (山本 麻里安, Yamamoto Maria, born September 11, 1981) is a Japanese voice actress and singer formerly with I'm Enterprise and now affiliated with 81 Produce.[1] Some of her major roles are title characters in Petite Princess Yucie, Amazing Nurse Nanako and Papillon Rose: The New Season. She voices Nozomi in Chance Pop Session, Natsumi in Kyō no Go no Ni, Nanoka Toda in Gokujō!! Mecha Mote Iinchō and Cyberdoll May in Hand Maid May. She sings some of the theme songs for the shows. In video games she voices Ayaka Hizuki in the Memories Off series, Minamoto no Kuraka in Shōjo Yoshitsune Den and Fiona Mayfield in Arcana Heart.

Maria Yamamoto
Maria Yamamoto Fanime 2005 Meet the Guests reception.jpg
Maria Yamamoto in FanimeCon 2005
Native name
山本 麻里安
Born (1981-09-11) September 11, 1981 (age 37)
Tokyo, Japan
Occupation
Years active1998–present
Agent81 Produce
Children1
Musical career
Genres
InstrumentsVocals
Labels

Contents

FilmographyEdit

AnimeEdit

List of voice performances in anime
Year Title Role Notes Source[2]
1998 Princess Rouge Megumi Kana Debut role [3][4]
1998 His and Her Circumstances Kano Miyazawa Also theme song performance "Kaze Hiita Yoru" with Yuki Watanabe [4][5]
1999 Amazing Nurse Nanako Nanako Shichigusa Theme song performance [4][5]
1999 Seraphim Call Urara Tachibana Ep. 11, 12
Also theme song performance "Yes, it's my true love"
[6][3]
2000 Mon Colle Knights Leprechaun, others [6][3]
2000 NieA 7 Theme song performance "Venus and a Small God" [5]
2000 Hand Maid May Cyberdoll May [6][3][4]
2001 Great Dangaioh Kaori Tsukishiro [6][4]
2001 Chance Pop Session Nozomi Kaibara Theme song performance "Pure Blue" and "Love Forever" with Atsuko Enomoto and Mayumi Iizuka [6][3][4]
2001 Magical Nyan Nyan Taruto Chitose Theme song performance "Hana Uta no Hareruya!" with Hisayo Mochizuki and Masayo Kurata [6][3][4]
2001 A Little Snow Fairy Sugar Theme song performance "Snow Flower" [5]
2002 Petite Princess Yucie Yucie Theme song performance "Egao no Tensai" with Yuki Matsuoka, Yukari Fukui, Ayako Kawasumi, Fumiko Orikasa [6][3][5]
2003 Machine Robo Rescue Aki Saotome [6]
2003 Mermaid Melody Pichi Pichi Pitch Ghost girl [6]
2003 Cinderella Boy Maya, Lyan Rain [6]
2003 Yami to Bōshi to Hon no Tabibito Kuiru [6]
2003 Guardian Hearts Aya Kureha OVA ep. 3 [6]
2004 Sgt. Frog Nishizawa house maid [6]
2004 AM Driver Sissy Croft [6]
2004 Grrl Power High school girl OVA [6]
2004 Elfen Lied Kanae, Kisaragi, Saito, Aiko Takada, others [5]
2004 Ryusei Sentai Musumet
ja:流星戦隊ムスメット
Shinobu Nakagawa [6]
2004 Bleach Hinako Shijō [6]
2005–07 Onegai My Melody series Tsukune Komadori Also ~Kuru Kuru Shuffle~ [6]
2005 Akahori Gedou Hour Rabuge Maria Yamamoto-nyan [6]
2006 Papillon Rose: The New Season Tsubomi / Papillon Rose TV series [6][5]
2006–07 Kyō no Go no Ni series Natsumi Hirakawa OVAs [6]
2006 Love Get Chu Amane Ōhara [6]
2006 School Rumble: Second Semester Saeko [6]
2006 D.Gray-man Katia [6]
2007 Demon Prince Enma Sacchan OVA ep. 3 [6]
2007 El Cazador de la Bruja Rita [6]
2007 Tōka Gettan Hibari Also wrote an episode [7]
2008 Porphy no Nagai Tabi Sophia [6]
2008 Golgo 13 Female secretary [6]
2008 Scarecrow Man Tabigeinin no musume [6]
2009 Viper's Creed Sprout [6]
2009 Slayers Evolution-R Taforashia national [6]
2009–10 Gokujō!! Mecha Mote Iinchō series Nanoka Toda Also Second Collection [6]
2009 Element Hunters Natasha [6]
2011 Hyouge Mono Sen [6]
2012 Kuromajo-san ga Toru!! Meg Shion [6][5]
2012 Humanity Has Declined Silk Tree Team Rep. [6]
2013 Hana no Zundamaru Sayuri, Kemeko ONA [8]
2014 Re: ␣ hamatora Mina [6]


FilmEdit

List of voice performances in feature films
Year Title Role Notes Source[2]
2002 Guilstein
ja:ギルステイン
Iyu [6]
2004 Pokémon: Destiny Deoxys Catherine [6]

Video gamesEdit

List of voice performances in video games
Year Title Role Notes Source[2]
1999 Memories Off Ayaka Hizuki PS1/PS2
Also Mix in 2003, Complete
[6][3]
2001 True Love Story 3 Emi Honjo PS1/PS2 [6][3]
2001 Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty Emma Emmerich PS1/PS2 [6][3]
2003 Ys I & II: Eternal Story Liria PS1/PS2 [6][3]
2003 Shōjo Yoshitsune Den
ja:少女義経伝
Minamoto no Kuraka PS1/PS2 [6][3]
2004 Neon Genesis Evangelion: Shinji Ikari Raising Project Satsuki Ooi PC [6]
2005 Girls Bravo Romance15's Kanata PS1/PS2 [6]
2005 Memories Off After Rain series Ayaka Hizuki PS1/PS2
Vol. 1 and 3
[6][3]
2005 Shōjo Yoshitsune-den 弐 〜 Koku o koeru chigiri 〜
ja:少女義経伝・弐 〜刻を超える契り〜
Minamoto no Kuraka PS1/PS2 [6][3]
2007 Detective Evangelion Satsuki Ooi PS1/PS2 [6]
2007 Soul Nomad & the World Eaters Euphoria, Asagi PS1/PS2 [6]
2007 Arcana Heart Tsuzune Kasuga, Fiona Mayfield PS1/PS2 [6]
2008 CR Sengoku Otome series Imagawa Yoshimoto Other
Also CR Sengoku Otome 2
[6]
2009 Suggoi! Arcana Heart 2 Fiona Mayfield PS1/PS2 [6]
2011 Arcana Heart 3 Fiona Mayfield Also Love Max! in 2014 [6]

Drama CDEdit

List of voice performances in audio recordings
Title Role Notes Source[2]
The Empty Cosmos Marine Koizumi [6]
Hand Maid May Cyberdoll May [3]
Pani Poni series Behoimi [3]
Taishou Yakyuu Musume. Otometachi no Hiking Akiko Ogasawara [3]
Chance Pop Session [3]
True Love Story 3 Emi Honjou [3]
CLAMP Gakuen Kaiki Genzou Kenkyuukai Jiken File Rion Ibuki [3]

Other dubbingEdit

List of voice performances in outside dubbing
Title Role Notes Source[2]
My First Wedding Vanessa Voice dub for Rachael Leigh Cook

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Doi, Hitoshi (March 1, 2016). "Yamamoto Maria (山本麻里安)". Hitoshi Doi's Seiyuu Database. Retrieved March 1, 2016.
  2. ^ a b c d e "山本麻里安:所属俳優:81produce". 81 Produce (in Japanese). Retrieved March 2, 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t Doi, Hitoshi (March 1, 2016). "Yamamoto Maria roles". Hitoshi Doi's Seiyuu Database. Retrieved March 1, 2016.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g "Sakura-Con Announces New Guests". Anime News Network. February 7, 2003. Retrieved March 2, 2016.
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h "Kare Kano Voice Actress Maria Yamamoto Marries". Anime News Network. February 7, 2003. Retrieved March 2, 2016.
  6. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb bc "声優さん出演リスト 個別表示:山本麻里安(Maria Yamamoto)" [Voice actor's appearance list individual display: Maria Yamamoto]. Voice Artist Database (in Japanese). GamePlaza-HARUKA-. December 3, 2014. Retrieved March 1, 2016.
  7. ^ "Touka Gettan Recruits Actresses for Scripting, Cameos". Anime News Network. June 8, 2007. Retrieved March 2, 2016.
  8. ^ "Fruits Basket's Daichi Helms Ninja Gag Anime Hana no Zundamaru". Anime News Network. October 12, 2013. Retrieved March 2, 2016.

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