Cathy Weseluck

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Cathy Weseluck
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Weseluck at the 2012 Summer BronyCon Convention
Born Catherine Weseluck
(1970-08-21) August 21, 1970 (age 47)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Residence Vancouver, British Columbia
Nationality Canadian
Occupation Voice actress
Years active 1986–present

Catherine Weseluck (born August 21, 1970) is a Canadian actress, comedian, singer, and voice artist who frequently works with Ocean Productions in Vancouver, British Columbia. She is known for providing the voice for characters in various anime series, being cast as either motherly figures or little boys. Notable roles include Near in Death Note and Spike in My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.

Early life[edit]

Catherine Weseluck was born in Canada on August 21, 1970. She has Russian ancestry. Her relatives from the Russian Empire or the Soviet Union (now territory Belarus).[1][2]

Career[edit]

Radio[edit]

Before becoming a voice actress, Weseluck was an associate producer at CBC Radio until one of the hosts encouraged her to try voice acting.[3] Her first voice work was a radio spot for the Vancouver Centre Mall.

Voice acting[edit]

Weseluck has provided voices for many cartoon and anime series. She has provided the voice of Mirai Yashima in Mobile Suit Gundam, Dorothy Catalonia and Catherine Bloom in Gundam Wing, Near in Death Note, Cybersix in Cybersix, Shampoo in Ranma ½, Kagome's mother in InuYasha, Verne in U.B.O.S., Misa Takatsuki in Project ARMS, and Kid Trunks, Chaotzu, and Puar in Dragonball Z (among many others). She also voices Spike and several background characters in the animated children series My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic.

In addition to her voice-over work, she is also a voice director and instructor. She served as singing director on My Little Pony Tales, casting coordinator on Animated Classic Showcase for Film Roman, voice director for the English version of Spiff and Hercules, casting director on The Authentic Adventures of Professor Thompson and dubbing director on Billy the Cat.

Filmography[edit]

Web productions[edit]

Anime[edit]

Other animations[edit]

Live-action[edit]

Video games[edit]

Personal life[edit]

Weseluck currently resides in Vancouver, British Columbia, where she works at Ocean Productions.

She is a Christian.

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