Saeko Shimazu (島津 冴子, Shimazu Saeko, born September 8, 1959) is a Japanese actress, voice actress and narrator from Isehara. Shimazu is notable for having had voice roles in all four of the major anime television series based on the works of Rumiko Takahashi - she played Yoshi in Super Mario, Shinobu Miyake in Urusei Yatsura, Sayoko Kuroki in Maison Ikkoku, Kodachi Kuno in Ranma ½, and Abi-hime in InuYasha.[1] Shimazu is currently a freelancer.

Saeko Shimazu
島津 冴子
Born (1959-09-08) September 8, 1959 (age 60)
Occupation
Years active1980–present
Height162 cm (5 ft 4 in)

FilmographyEdit

Television animationEdit

1980
1981
1982
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987
1988
1989
1990
1991
1992
1993
1994
1995
1997
1998
1999
2000
2003
2004

OVAEdit

Theatrical animationEdit

Video gamesEdit

AwardsEdit

Year Award Category Result
1985 8th Anime Grand Prix Voice actress of the Year Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rumic World: Articles". Furinkan.com. Retrieved 2012-08-21.
  2. ^ http://www.usagi.org/~doi/seiyuu/shimazu-saeko/roles.html
  3. ^ http://www.furinkan.com/uy/characters/index.htm
  4. ^ http://www.oricon.co.jp/prof/artist/240425/products/cinema/778858/1/
  5. ^ a b c http://www.usagi.org/doi/seiyuu/shimazu-saeko/roles.html
  6. ^ http://www.oricon.co.jp/prof/artist/240425/products/cinema/674871/1/
  7. ^ a b c http://seiyuu.info/extendedlisting.php?seiyuu=Saeko+Shimazu
  8. ^ http://www.oricon.co.jp/prof/artist/240425/products/cinema/580865/1/
  9. ^ http://www.oricon.co.jp/prof/artist/240425/products/cinema/687682/1/

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