|Whether from Japan or
America, the lineup for Guests of Honor are always a welcome opportunity for fans to get a
glimpse at the who's who in the anime industry and around the fan communities. Shown
here is the lineup of amazing Guests of Honor for Fanime 2003.
|Akitaroh Daichi: Director of Doraemon-Nobita's Space Adventure,
Child's Toy, Fruits Basket, Juubei-Chan, and much more.
Sadamoto Yoshiyuki: Character Designer for .Hack//Sign, FLCL, Neon Genesis Evangelion, Nadia and the Secret of Blue Water, Wings of Honneamise, and much more.
Yasuhara Reiko: Singer and voice actress for Hanajima Saki and Honda Kyoto of Fruits Basket, Tsumura Mikage of Juubei-chan, Tsukikage Ran of Kasemakase Tsukikage Ran, and more.
Kawamura Maria: Singer and voice actress of characters such as Naga of Slayers, Ifurita of El Hazard, Jung-Freud of GunBuster Top O Narae!, and more.
Yamaga Hiroyuki: One of the founding members of GAINAX, co-producer of FLCL and Neon Genesis Evangelion, and writer of The Wings of Honneamise.
Tsurumaki Kazuya: Director of FLCL and the Neon Genesis Evangelion movies, assistant director on the Neon Genesis Evangelion TV series, and creative genius of GAINAX.
Sato Hiroki: Producer of Kareshi Kanojo no Jijou (His and Her Circumstances) and script writer of FLCL.
Takeda Yasuhiro: One of the founding members and the general manager of GAINAX.
Rebecca Forstadt: Voice actress of many characters in many films and anime, and a writer.
Laura Bailey: Talented young voice and film actress behind many anime characters and has had starring roles in the theater and the big screen.
Matt K. Miller: Voice actor starring in many roles in many features, and well known as Tenchi Masaki in the OVA series and the Tenchi-Muyo movies.
Allen Hastings: Computer graphics guru and original developer of Lightwave 3D, a leading 3D software package used extensively in film and television production.
Steve Bennett: Co-founder and Art Director of I.C. Entertainment.
Jonathan Osborne: The voice behind William Morris in Gundam0083: Stardust Memory, George in NieA_7, Gonzales in Yamamoto Yoko, and more.
Gilles Poitras: Writer of The Anime Companion: What's Japanese in Japanese Animation, Anime Essentials, publisher, and super-otaku.
Kari Wahlgren: Voice actress debuting in anime as Haruko Haruhara of FLCL.
Jennifer Sekiguchi: Voice actress of Mamimi Samejima in FLCL, Silky of I'm Gonna Be An Angel!, and more.
[Guests of Honor]