Anime Boston 2019 is wasting no time with announcing its lineup, with Tara Jayne Sands unveiled as the convention's second North American guest.

In the original English Pokémon TV series, Sands voiced nearly 50 characters, including Bulbasaur, Richie, Jasmine, Oddish, and Tori. Some other roles include Biscuit in Hunter x Hunter, Mokuba Kaiba in Yu-Gi-Oh!, Kari in Digimon Adventure Tri, Kombu Infinity in One-Punch Man, Karla in Gundam Thunderbolt, Yota in Naruto, Filia Ul Copt in Slayers, Death 13/Mannish Boy in Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, and multiple roles in Sailor Moon including Queen Badiane. In the video game realm, she can be heard in such titles as Dead Island, Fire Emblem, Singularity, Final Fantasy, and Call of JuarezTara was also the on-camera host of Cartoon Network’s weekly Friday night lineup for two years, appropriately titled Fridays. In her work on that block, Sands had the opportunity to interview dozens of celebrities like Johnny Depp, George Lucas, Robin Williams, Charles Barkley and Daniel Radcliffe.

Previously announced guests include Billy Kametz. Anime Boston 2019 takes places at the Hynes Convention Center on April 19th-21st. For more information, visit their official website!

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