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Amanda C. Miller & Jez Roth to Attend Anime Boston 2018


From the battlefields of Plegia, to the wonders of Cirque du Soleil, Anime Boston is bringing fans to realms of wonder.

Earlier today, Anime Boston announced that voice actor Amanda C. Miller and designer Jez Roth will attend this year’s convention as guests. The two are the fifth and sixth western guest confirmed by the convention, respectively.

Miller has been active in the entertainment industry since 2009. She made her debut providing additional voices in the English dub for Redline. She’s since gone on to voice numerous prominent characters, including:

  • Sailor Jupiter (Sailor Moon)
  • Cherche and Sully (Fire Emblem: Awakening)
  • Boruto Uzumaki (Boruto: Naruto Next Generations)
  • Ride (Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron Blooded Orphans)
  • Mikage (Durarara!!x2)

Roth made his debut in the industry since 1998, at Katsucon. He went on to compete at numerous convention masquerades, winning more than sixteen Best in Show awards. Most recently, he’s been building costumes for Cirque du Soleil’s water spectacular O.

Amanda C. Miller and Jez Roth join ten previously confirmed guests:

  • Asaka
  • FLOW
  • Greg Ayres
  • Monica Rial
  • Hideyuki Tomioka
  • Katsuyuki Sumizawa
  • Hirokatsu Kihara
  • Michihiko Suwa
  • Kaoru Wada
  • Kaiji Tang
  • Josh Grelle

Source: Anime Boston (Press Release)

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