D.C. Douglas to Appear at Anime Expo 2024 for One Day Only

D.C. Douglas to Appear at Anime Expo 2024 for One Day Only

Los Angeles, CA – June 11, 2024 – Anime Expo, North America’s largest anime and manga celebration, proudly announces the special appearance of renowned voice actor D.C. Douglas. Known for his dynamic voice roles in popular anime series and video games, D.C. Douglas will be signing autographs and meeting fans on July 4th from 4:30 PM to 8:30 PM in the JW Marriott Gold Ballroom.

About Anime Expo

Anime Expo, organized by the Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA), has been a staple event for anime enthusiasts since its inception in 1992. Held annually over the Fourth of July weekend at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Anime Expo brings together fans, industry professionals, and artists for four days of immersive experiences. The event features panels, workshops, screenings, cosplay contests, and a vibrant exhibit hall showcasing the latest in anime, manga, and Japanese pop culture.

Anime Expo has grown exponentially over the years, drawing tens of thousands of attendees from all corners of the globe. It serves as a premier platform for major industry announcements, exclusive screenings, and the celebration of beloved anime series and characters.

D.C. Douglas: A Celebrated Career in Voice Acting

D.C. Douglas is a distinguished figure in the world of anime and video games. With a career spanning over two decades, he has brought to life some of the most memorable characters in the industry. His major anime credits include:

  • Yoshikage Kira in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: D.C. Douglas’s portrayal of the enigmatic and sinister Yoshikage Kira has earned him critical acclaim and a dedicated fan following. His nuanced performance captures the complex nature of this iconic character.
  • X Drake in One Piece: As X Drake, D.C. Douglas adds depth to the character of the former Marine Rear Admiral turned pirate, showcasing his versatility as a voice actor.
  • Professor Kalego in Welcome to Demon School! Iruma-kun: In the role of the strict yet caring Professor Kalego, D.C. Douglas brings a perfect blend of authority and warmth, endearing him to fans of the series.

In addition to his anime roles, D.C. Douglas has an extensive list of video game credits, including fan-favorite characters in franchises such as Resident Evil and Mass Effect. His dynamic range and ability to imbue characters with unique personalities have made him a sought-after talent in the industry.

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Other Prominent Guests at Anime Expo 2024

Anime Expo 2024 boasts an impressive lineup of guests, adding to the excitement and allure of the event. Some of the notable attendees include:

  • Cristina Vee: A highly acclaimed voice actress known for her roles as Sailor Mars in Sailor Moon, Homura Akemi in Puella Magi Madoka Magica, and Killua Zoldyck in Hunter x Hunter. Cristina Vee’s talent and versatility have made her a beloved figure in the anime community.
  • Kira Buckland: Recognized for her performances as 2B in NieR: Automata, Jolyne Cujoh in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean, and Falke in Street Fighter V. Kira Buckland’s distinctive voice and engaging characters have earned her widespread acclaim.
  • Robbie Daymond: Known for his roles as Tuxedo Mask in Sailor Moon, Prompto in Final Fantasy XV, and Megumi Fushiguro in Jujutsu Kaisen. Robbie Daymond’s dynamic voice acting skills have made him a fan favorite.

These guests, along with D.C. Douglas, will participate in various panels, autograph sessions, and special events throughout the convention, offering fans a unique opportunity to interact with their favorite voice actors.

Event Details

Date: July 4, 2024
Time: 4:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Location: JW Marriott Gold Ballroom, Los Angeles, CA

Fans attending Anime Expo will have the chance to meet D.C. Douglas, get autographs, and celebrate his contributions to the anime and video game industries. This one-day-only appearance is a must-attend event for enthusiasts and collectors alike.

About the Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA)

The Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to popularizing and educating the public about Japanese animation, manga, and culture. SPJA organizes Anime Expo and other events to foster a deeper understanding and appreciation of Japanese pop culture.

For More Information

For more details about Anime Expo 2024, including ticket information, event schedules, and a full list of guests, visit Anime Expo’s official website.