Cherami Leigh

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Cherami Leigh
Leigh at the New York Comic Con, October 16, 2011
Born Cherami Leigh Kuehn
(1988-07-19) July 19, 1988 (age 27)
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Residence Texas and California
Occupation Voice actress, actress, disc jockey
Years active 1997–present
Agent Horne Agency
Notable credit(s) Sword Art Online as Asuna Yūki
Fairy Tail as Lucy Heartfilia
Sailor Moon as Minako Aino
Home town Carrollton, Texas[1]
Spouse(s) Jon Christie (m. 2014)[2][3]

Cherami Leigh Kuehn (born July 19, 1988, in Dallas, Texas) is an American actress who has provided voices for a number of English-language versions of Japanese anime series and video games with Funimation, Bang Zoom! Entertainment, and Studiopolis. Some of her major roles include: Sae Kashiwagi in Peach Girl, Cecily Campbell in The Sacred Blacksmith, Tamaki Kawazoe in Bamboo Blade, Patty Thompson in Soul Eater, Lucy Heartfilia in Fairy Tail, Asuna Yuuki in Sword Art Online and Sailor Venus in Sailor Moon.[4]

On screen, she played a young LeAnn Rimes in the television special Holiday in Your Heart, Kim in Fast Food Nation, Robyn Goode in Throwing Stones. In 2014, she had a lead role in Shane Dawson's movie Not Cool, which he developed for the reality competition television series The Chair.[5]


Leigh began acting at the age of six and studied theater at Collin College in Plano, Texas. She studied Meisner based Film Acting Technique with Nancy Chartier from the age of nine til she moved out to LA as a young adult. As a child she played Gretchen in Finding North, Marcia in Temple Grandin, Young LeAnn Rimes in Holiday in Your Heart, Stacy Anderson in The President's Man and appeared on Walker, Texas Ranger multiple times.

She also has worked for Radio Disney as a DJ and also voice-over promotions and commercials for ABC Radio for 10 years.[6]

Personal life[edit]

Leigh married fellow actor Jon Christie on April 13, 2014, whom she had been dating since 2010.[2][3]


Voice roles[edit]




Live-action dubbing[edit]

Video games[edit]

Live-action roles[edit]




  1. ^ a b Chambers, Kelley (October 17, 2013). "Faith-based movie will premiere in Plano based on social media demand". GuideLive. Dallas Morning News. Retrieved October 30, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Cherami Leigh and Jon Christie". Famous Fix. Retrieved October 13, 2014. 
  3. ^ a b Beyond the Farthest Star (April 15, 2014). "★[CONGRATULATIONS!]★ Cherami Leigh (Anne Wells) and Jon Christie just tied the knot!". Facebook. 
  4. ^ "Con-Nichiwa - Cherami Leigh". Con-Nichiwa. Retrieved October 5, 2014. 
  5. ^ a b "Meet Cherami Leigh, Avcon 2014's Second Guest!". AVCon. April 27, 2014. 
  6. ^ "Cherami Leigh (SAGe)". The Horne Agency. Archived from the original on 2010-11-18. Retrieved November 30, 2011. 
  7. ^ Rojas, Justin (October 12, 2011). "Cast Announcement for B Gata H Kei - Yamada's First Time". Funimation. 
  8. ^ "Another World". Birdy the Mighty Decode. Episode 5 – via Hulu. 
  9. ^ "Invasion of Pieta (Part 1)". Claymore. Episode 21. 
  10. ^ "Viz Media's Coppelion Dub Casts Erica Lindbeck, Cassandra Lee Morris, Shelby Lindley". Anime News Network. 2014-11-24. 
  11. ^ "Funimation Unveils Daimidaler's Dub Cast, Trailer, December 15 Date". Anime News Network. October 7, 2015. Archived from the original on October 7, 2015. Retrieved October 7, 2015. 
  12. ^ "The Lost Boys". Dance in the Vampire Bund. Episode 9. 2010. 
  13. ^ Rojas, Justin (August 11, 2011). "Funimation Entertainment Announces Entire English Language Cast of Fairy Tail". Funimation Entertainment. Retrieved April 3, 2012. 
  14. ^ "I Hear The Voice of My Friend". Fairy Tail. Episode 149. October 15, 2014. Funimation Channel. 
  15. ^ Martin, Theron (December 3, 2008). "Ghost Hunt Season One Part One - Review". Anime News Network. Retrieved July 26, 2014. 
  16. ^ Lee, Michelle (March 6, 2015). "Hyperdimension Neptunia Cast and Release Date". Funimation Blog. Retrieved March 7, 2015. 
  17. ^ Mills, Kyle (October 26, 2013). "Is This a Zombie: Season Two". DVD Talk. Retrieved October 30, 2014. 
  18. ^ "Message from Cherami L.". Facebook. December 10, 2015. 
  19. ^ "Behind The Voice Actors - Cherami Leigh". Behind The Voice Actors. Retrieved November 21, 2015. 
  20. ^ "New Sailor Moon Dub Cast Revealed at Anime Expo". Anime News Network. July 5, 2014. 
  21. ^ "Viz Media Reveals More English Dub Cast for Sailor Moon R Anime". April 3, 2015. Retrieved April 4, 2015. 
  22. ^ "Soul Eater Cast Announcement". Anime News Network. August 19, 2009. 
  23. ^ "This Is a Real Fight!". Soul Eater Not. Episode 6 – via Hulu. 
  24. ^ "Bryce Papenbrook, Cherami Leigh Lead Sword Art Online Dub Cast - News". Anime News Network. March 30, 2013. Retrieved June 29, 2014. 
  25. ^ "Con-Nichiwa - Cherami Leigh". Con-Nichiwa. Retrieved October 30, 2014. 
  26. ^ "Ribbit 3D World Premiere Event at the Niagara Integrated Film Festival". Niagara Integrated Film Festival (Press release). June 16, 2014. 
  27. ^ Borderlands 2 Manual (PDF). Steam (Valve Corporation). p. 30. Retrieved October 5, 2012. 
  28. ^ To everyone who is asking, Gaige is voiced by Cherami Leigh. Anthony Burch on Twitter. October 5, 2012. Retrieved October 5, 2012.
  29. ^ "So excited to announce that I will be playing Komaru Naegi in the new Danganronpa: Another Episode! So much fun to work on this!!" Cherami Leigh on Twitter. March 26, 2015. Retrieved March 27, 2015.
  30. ^ "Throwing Stones Web Series Comes to Dread Central! Watch the Entire First Season NOW!". Dread Central. 
  31. ^ "Fox Primetime - (December 1 - December 7)". Fox Flash (Press release). Retrieved December 7, 2013. Lay summaryScreenSpy (December 6, 2013). 
  32. ^ "A Good Death is Hard to Find". Longmire. Season 2. 43 minutes in. Co-starring - Cherami Leigh as trixie dalton 
  33. ^ iceesque (March 15, 2014). "@CheramiLeigh what episode of shameless are you in?" (Tweet). 
    Cherami Leigh [cheramileigh] (March 15, 2014). "@iloveyouushane it is episode 2 of season 4. "My Oldest Daughter"" (Tweet). 
  34. ^ ""I HATE MYSELFIE" - SHORT FILM". YouTube. 2015-03-02. Retrieved 2015-03-09. 

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Preceded by
Emilie-Claire Barlow
Voice of Sailor Venus
Succeeded by