Akemi Kanda (神田 朱未, Kanda Akemi, born November 10, 1978 in Nagoya) is a Japanese voice actor. She considers the area's unique dialect one of her voice acting talents. As a graduate of the Tokyo Aoni Jyuku division, she is currently affiliated with Aoni Production. Kanda's known family is at least one older sister. She is known by several nicknames from fans, which include "Ake-chan", "Kana-chan", and "Akeko". Fellow voice actors call her "Kanchi". As of 2012, Kanda has announced her marriage to a regular company worker on her Twitter page.
Some of her hobbies include modern and Japanese dancing, watching Chibi Maruko-chan, doting on her pet cat, Rio, and raising a vegetable garden at her home. If necessary, Kanda carries a license to immediately resuscitate people without severe legal backlash.
Kanda admires the works of the late Hideko Takamine and Yoshie Taira, citing them to be inspirational to her own performances. She has been known to voice various types of female characters and younger boy roles, a few of her roles being Estelle Bright in The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky, Nene in The Ambition of Oda Nobuna, and Ceylan Jones in the Japanese dub for Tenkai Knights.
Works with KoeiEdit
- Kosuke, Princess Sen - Kessen
- Miyabi Yunoki - Kiniro no Corda ~primo passo~ (TV series)
- Margaret - Bladestorm: The Hundred Years' War (Nightmare)
- Sanzang, Lianshi - Warriors Orochi series
- Sanzang, Lianshi, Edit female voice, Player character (Online) - Dynasty Warriors series
- Yui Kakyou (protagonist) - LoveφSummit
- Shin Sangoku Musou Seiyuu Ranbu 2015 Summer