30-year-old musical actress/voice actress Aya Hirano, best known as the voice of Haruhi Suzumiya in the Haruhi Suzumiya anime franchise, announced today that she will hold her first live concerts in four years, titled "SPECIAL LIVE 2019~Storm Rider~" and "1st MUSICAL CONCERT 2019~Starry Night~," from August 8 to 17, 2019. Hit the jump for more details.
"Nippen no Miko-chan" is the image character for Gakubun General Education Center's correspondence course in ball-point pen penmanship, and she has been featured in the advertisement manga series for it since 1972. For the first time in its 46 years history, an anime TV CM is confirmed to be produced for January 2018. Hit the jump for more details.
No one would argue that Haruhi Suzumiya is queen of all she surveys. But now, Aya Hirano is taking on the role of Elizabeth I in the musical Lady Bess. Find out more about her role and the production after the jump!
Aya Hirano is back doing anime karaoke... no, not as Konata. Listen to her wow the audience with "Cruel Angel's Thesis" at a recent karaoke competition. What do you think of her new sound? Tell us after the jump!
Back in the spring, voice actress Aya Hirano, recently heard as Fairy Tail's Lucy Heartfilia, Parasyte's Migi, Gatchaman Crowds' Paiman, Spamalot's The Lady of the Lake, and, in The Disappearance of Yuki Nagato, the return of Haruhi Suzumiya, left Japan and her hosting position on arts and entertainment show Tokyo hi-IMAGINE to study in New York. Fans got some good news today as Hirano Instagrammed that she's safely back in Japan.
Voice actress Aya Hirano, recently heard as Parasyte's Migi, Gatchaman Crowds' Paiman, Witch Craft Works' Weekend, Space Dandy's Maker, Dragon Ball Super's Dende, Spamalot's The Lady of the Lake, and, in The Disappearance of Yuki Nagato, the return of Haruhi Suzumiya, turns 28 years old on October 8th. Among the folks wishing the voice of his Kaoru Akashi a happy birthday was Zettai Karen Children author Takashi Shiina.
Is Aya Hirano up for some farcical aquatic ceremonies? Hit the jump to find out.
Manga author Takashi Shiina is back with another birthday sketch for a member of the anime adaptation of his series. This time, it's Ayana Hirano, voice of Zettai Karen Children's Kaoru Akashi, and Haruhi Suzumiya, and Lucky Star's Konata, Gatchaman Crowds' Paiman and, this season, Migi, the titular Parasyte. Get a look after the jump.
Recording Industry Association of Japan has announced the 50 nominees for Music Jacket Award 2014, which is given to the most excellent CD cover of the year. The nominees include two albums by popular anime voice actress/singer: Sumire Uesaksa's "Kakumeiteki Broadway Shugisha Doumei" and Aya Hirano's "vivid." Hit the jump for more details.
Following the CD jacket photos last month, the official site for voice actress/singer Aya Hirano posted a teaser video for her long-awaited third album "vivid" yesterday. The video features the CD jacket photo session conducted by Fantasista Utamaro. Check the clip after the jump.
The official site for voice actress/singer Aya Hirano posted two CD jacket photos for her long-awaited third album "vivid" on January 17. It has been four years and three months since the release of her second album "Speed☆Star" in November 2009. Check the photos after the jump.
Zettai Karen Children creator Takashi Shiina has Tweeted a happy birthday to voice actress Aya Hirano, who voiced his Kaoru Akashi, as well as Haruhi Suzumiya, Lucky Star's Konata Izumi, and last season, Gatchaman Crowds' Paiman. Get a look after the jump.