Kari WahlgrenVoice Actor
Kari Wahlgren was first introduced to anime audiences as guitar-bashing, Vespa-riding Haruko in FLCL. Since then, she has been fortunate enough to voice characters in several anime shows, including Fuu in Samurai Champloo, Robin in Witch Hunter Robin, Cher in Wolf's Rain, Lavie in Last Exile and Scarlett in the movie Steamboy. She can currently be heard as Satomi and Luca the Cat on Cartoon Network's new anime series IGPX: Immortal Grand Prix, and will provide the voice of Ariel for the upcoming Robotech: The Shadow Chronicles movie. In addition to anime, Wahlgren is active in original animation, most notably providing the voice of Nova, the Yellow Monkey in Disney's Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go! Wahlgren can be heard in numerous episodes of American Dragon: Jake Long, A.T.O.M. (Alpha Teens on Machines), and the new Cartoon Network series Ben 10. Wahlgren's video game roles include Raine in Tales of Symphonia, Jedi Serra in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith, and Willow in Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Chaos Bleeds. Wahlgren stepped out from behind the microphone to play Tink in the indie film Neverland with Wil Wheaton. She is thrilled to be making her first appearance at Anime Boston. Kari's web site can be found at www.kariwahlgren.net!.