Dorothy Elias-Fahn

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Dorothy Elias-Fahn
Born
Dorothy Ann Elias

(1962-03-13) March 13, 1962 (age 57)[1]
ResidenceLos Angeles, California[3]
Other namesDorothy Melendrez
Johanna Luis[4][5]
Alma materCalifornia State University at Long Beach[3]
OccupationVoice actress
Years active1990–present[3]
AgentAcme/Posh Voices[6]
Notable credit(s)
Love Hina
as Naru Narusegawa
Rurouni Kenshin
as Kamiya Kaoru
Trigun
as Meryl Stryfe
Spouse(s)Tom Fahn
Children1
RelativesJonathan Fahn (brother-in-law)
Melissa Fahn (sister-in-law)
Websitedfahn0.wixsite.com/website

Dorothy Ann Elias-Fahn, formerly known as Dorothy Melendrez,[5][7] is an American voice actress. Some of her prominent lead roles include Meryl Stryfe in Trigun, Kamiya Kaoru in Rurouni Kenshin, Naru Narusegawa in Love Hina, Tomoe Kashiwaba in Rozen Maiden, Nina Purpleton in Mobile Suit Gundam 0083 and Chizuru Minamoto in Kanokon.

Personal life[edit]

Dorothy is married to fellow actor Tom Fahn. They have one daughter together.[8]

Filmography[edit]

Anime[edit]

List of voice performances in anime
Year Title Role Notes Source[9]
1992 Macross II Enesh, Nexx Fan As Dorothy Melendrez CA
1993 Outlanders Momo Animaze dub
As Dorothy Melendrez
CA
1994 Moldiver Agt. Vivien OVA
As Dorothy Melendrez
CA
1995 Macross Plus Airport Announcer, SDF-1 Bridge Officer, Ghost Ship Officer, others OVA
As Dorothy Melendrez
CA
1995 Super Dimension Century Orguss Shaya Thoov, others OVA
As Dorothy Melendrez
[10][11]
1995 Armitage III Kelly McCannon OVA
As Dorothy Melendrez
CA
1995 Phantom Quest Corp. Tea House Girl 2, Hospital Worker OVA
As Dorothy Melendrez
CA
1995–98 El-Hazard series Miz Mishtal As Dorothy Melendrez CA, Press[12]
1997 Street Fighter II: V Additional voices As Dorothy Melendrez CA
1998 Fushigi Yûgi Miaka's classmate, Korin's attendant As Dorothy Melendrez CA
1998 Battle Athletes Kris Christopher As Dorothy Melendrez CA, Press[12]
1998 Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory Nina Purpleton As Dorothy Melendrez [5]
1999 Battle Athletes Victory Kris Christopher As Dorothy Melendrez CA
1999 Cowboy Bebop Space Gate As Dorothy Melendrez CA
1999 Fist of the North Star Villager, Mika As Dorothy Melendrez CA
1999 Mobile Suit Gundam 0080: War in the Pocket Al's teacher As Dorothy Melendrez CA
1999 Outlaw Star Hamushi As Dorothy Melendrez CA
1999 Saber Marionette J Again Yumeji As Dorothy Melendrez CA
1999 Serial Experiments Lain Teacher As Dorothy Melendrez CA
1999–2000 Digimon Adventure series Lilymon, Yuko Kamiya [13]
2000 Magic Knight Rayearth 2 Nova, Kuu Hououji As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2000–02 Rurouni Kenshin series Kamiya Kaoru, others TV series
Bang Zoom! Entertainment/AnimeWorks dub
As Dorothy Melendrez
CA, Press[10][12]
2000 Fushigi Yugi Houki, others OVA and OVA2
As Dorothy Melendrez
CA
2000 Arc the Lad Lieza, Barkeeper As Dorothy Melendrez [14]
2000 Sol Bianca: The Legacy Public announcement As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2000 Trigun Meryl Stryfe As Dorothy Melendrez CA, Press[12][15]
2001 The Big O Louise Ferry As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2001 Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team Village merchant, Sally As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2001 Vampire Princess Miyu Miyu Yamano TV series
As both Dorothy Melendrez and Dorothy Fahn
CA
2001 Saint Tail Various characters Grouped as Additional Voices [16]
2001 Zenki Anju As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2001 Hand Maid May Cyberdoll Mami As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2001 Nightwalker Riho Yamazaki As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2001–02 Vandread series Parfet Balblair, Celtic Midori, others As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2002 Fushigi Yugi: Eikoden Yotaigo, Houki OVA
As Dorothy Melendrez
CA
2002–03 Love Hina series Naru Narusegawa As Dorothy Melendrez [17]
2002 Mobile Suit Gundam: The 08th MS Team: Miller's Report Sally As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2002 Digimon Frontier Poyomon, TorikaraBallmon, Floramon [13]
2002 The Twelve Kingdoms Yōko Nakajima Press[10]
2002 Tokyo Pig Mom [18][19]
2002 Tsukikage Ran Omiyo, Townswoman CA
2003 Gun Frontier Sanae, Mistress, Mrs. Utamaro, Shizuku As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2003 Iron Virgin Jun Maid OVA CA
2003 Argento Soma Maki Agata, Tsinober, Narrator, others CA
2003 Wild Arms Sybil, Thief B CA
2003 Kikaider Reporter, Woman in Car CA
2003 If I See You in My Dreams Ms. Misaki CA
2003 S-CRY-ed Mimori Kiryu CA
2003 Witch Hunter Robin Various characters CA
2004 Rave Master Claire Maltese, Rosa CA
2004 Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex Sano CA
2004 Sakura Taisen: Sumire Ri Kohran OVA
As Dorothy Melendrez
CA
2005 Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo Suzu [20]
2005 Saiyuki Reload Stuffed animal CA
2005 Zatch Bell! Djem's mother, Djem CA
2005 Tenjho Tenge Nurse CA
2005 Planetes Yuri's wife, Noppo CA
2005 Scrapped Princess Colette, Carol Cassul, Jewelry seller CA
2006 Requiem from the Darkness Various characters [21]
2006 Kannazuki no Miko Reiko, others As Dorothy Fahn [22]
2006 Karas: The Prophecy Yoshihiko Sagisaka CA
2006 Saiyuki Reload Gunlock Reika CA
2006 Noein: To Your Other Self Ai Hasebe, others CA
2007 Tokko Yukino Shiraishi, Mrs. Shindo, Reporter CA
2007–11 Rozen Maiden series Tomoe Kashiwaba, Matsu Shibasaki [5]
2007 Flag Saeko Shirasu CA
2007 Digimon Data Squad Lalamon, Sunflowmon, Lilamon, Rosemon [13]
2008 Lucky Star Matsuri Hiiragi, others [5]
2009 Naruto Shippuden Konan Tweet[23]
2010 Kekkaishi Toshimori Sumimura CA
2011 Kanokon Chizuru Minamoto [24]
2013 B-Daman Crossfire Rudy Sumeragi, Asuka Fan 1 As Johanna Luis [5]
2014 Kill la Kill Maiko Ogure Website[25]
2014 Rock Lee & His Ninja Pals Sakura As Johanna Luis [26]
2015 Yuki Yuna is a Hero Students As Johanna Luis [27][28]
2015 Charlotte Tomori's Mother [5]
2015–17 Sailor Moon Natsumi Ginga/An, Cyprine, Ptilol Viz Media dub
as Johanna Luis
[4][29][30]
2015 Sword Art Online II Kyoko Yuki/Erika as Johanna Luis [31]
2015 Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works Kane Himuro TV series [32]
2016 Mob Psycho 100 Hanako [33]
2016–17 Kuromukuro Marina Unami [5]
2017 Hunter x Hunter Senritsu (Melody) 2011 series [34]
2018 Devilman Crybaby Taro Makimura [5]
2018 Violet Evergarden Nerine As Johanna Luis [5]
2018 JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders Nena, The Empress, Jotaro Kujo (Young) [5]
2019 Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba Kei Kamado As Dorothy Fahn [35]

Animation[edit]

List of voice performances in animation
Year Title Role Notes Source
2003 The Night B4 Christmas Evilina TV special [5][36]
2004 Game Over Tiffany, Brandy [5]
2009–10 LeapFrog DVDs Lily Press[10]
2013 Lego Friends: Dolphin Cruise Sasha [37]
2015 Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir Caline Bustier Credited under Additional Voices Tweet[38][39]

Films[edit]

List of voice performances in direct-to-video and television films
Year Title Role Notes Source[40]
1994 Royal Space Force: The Wings of Honnêamise Woman on Phone Animaze dub
As Dorothy Melendrez
CA
1996 They Were 11 Toto Ni As Dorothy Melendrez CA
1997 Armitage III: Poly-Matrix Kelly OVA [41]
2000 Catnapped! The Movie Toriyasu As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2000 The Castle of Cagliostro Fujiko Mine As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2001 Ah! My Goddess: The Movie Chihiro Fujimi As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2002 Armitage III: Dual-Matrix Reporter CA
2003 Sakura Wars: The Movie Ri Kohran, others Bang Zoom! Entertainment/Pioneer dub
As Dorothy Melendrez
CA
2005 Aquarian Age the Movie Hikari Shoji As Dorothy Melendrez CA
2010 Space Dogs Strelka [5]
2015 The Laws of the Universe Part 0 Shizuka Limited theatrical release [5]
List of voice performances in feature films
Year Title Role Notes Source
2000 Digimon: The Movie Yuko Kamiya [5][42]
2016–2018 Digimon Adventure tri. Yuko Kamiya, Lilymon, Rosemon Film series Tweet[43][44]

Video games[edit]

List of voice performances in video games
Year Title Role Notes Source
1998 Brave Fencer Musashi Mercenary Meitlofe As Dorothy Melendrez
Grouped under additional voices
CA[9][45]
2001 Fear Effect 2: Retro Helix Rain Qin as Dorothy Melendrez [5]
2004 Star Ocean: Till the End of Time Maria Traydor Press[10]
2008 Star Ocean: First Departure Phia Melle [5]
2010 Trinity Universe Pamela Ibis [5]
2011 Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Impact Konan [5]
2012 Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations Konan [5]
2013 Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Mabui, Konan [5]
2014 Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc Chihiro Fujisaki, Sayaka Maizono & Alter-Ego [46]
2014 Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution Mabui, Konan [5]
2016 Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 Konan [5]
2017 Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony Tsumugi Shirogane Website[47]
2017 Fire Emblem Heroes Mercedes, Rinea Credited on the character stat screen and promotional video[48]
2017 Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Rinea Tweet[5]
2018 Shining Resonance Refrain Sonia Blanche [5]
2019 Fire Emblem: Three Houses Mercedes Tweet[49]

Live-action dubbing[edit]

List of voice performances in outside dubs
Title Role Notes Source
Zero Woman: Assassin Lovers Rei As Dorothy Melendrez CA
Violetta Francesca As Johanna Luis [50]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Birthday references:
    • dorothy fahn [@DorothyFahn] (March 13, 2018). "Early morning b-day gifts!!!!" (Tweet). Retrieved December 20, 2018 – via Twitter.
    • "Dorothy Fahn". Behind the Voice Actors. Retrieved December 20, 2018.
  2. ^ dorothy fahn [@DorothyFahn] (January 18, 2017). "Not your fault! (Nixon was from my state, California!)" (Tweet). Retrieved December 20, 2018 – via Twitter.
  3. ^ a b c "Dorothy Fahn". voice123.com. Retrieved September 10, 2015.
  4. ^ a b dorothy fahn [@DorothyFahn] (July 2, 2015). "@veriteentertain @AnimeExpo @Amanda_Celine Hey Rene! I played "An/Natsumi" in Sailor Moon - super fun!!" (Tweet). Retrieved October 4, 2015 – via Twitter.
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z "Behind The Voice Actors - Dorothy Fahn". Behind The Voice Actors. Retrieved September 10, 2015.
  6. ^ "Coast to Coast Talent Group - Voicebank". voicebank.net. Retrieved August 30, 2016.
  7. ^ Thomas Riggs, ed. (2007). Contemporary Theatre, Film and Television. 74. Gale. p. 387.
  8. ^ "Tom Fahn on UpcomingCons.com". www.upcomingcons.com. Retrieved September 22, 2018.
  9. ^ a b "Dorothy Melendrez". crystalacids.com. Retrieved September 30, 2015.
  10. ^ a b c d e "Kana's Korner – Interview With Dorothy Elias-Fahn". Kana's Korner – 91.8 The Fan (Podcast). Blip.tv. May 19, 2010. Retrieved September 30, 2015.
  11. ^ Bowker's Complete Video Directory. 1. Bowker. 1993. p. 990.
  12. ^ a b c d "OhayoCon 2002: Simply Irresponsible". ohayocon.com. Archived from the original on August 4, 2001. Retrieved September 30, 2015.
  13. ^ a b c Terrace 2008, p. 261
  14. ^ James M. Craddock, ed. (2008). The Video Source Book. 1. Thomson Gale. p. 153–154. ISBN 9781414401003.
  15. ^ Erickson 2005, p. 873
  16. ^ "I Hate Wedding Veils!". Saint Tail – Volume 2 (DVD). Episode 4. Tokyopop. Event occurs at Closing credits, English Language Cast.
  17. ^ Love Hina, Volume 5 - Summer By The Sea. Bandai (DVD). 2002. ISBN 9781594097201. Select Extras, Credits, page to "Featuring the Voices Of"
  18. ^ Erickson 2005, p. 858
  19. ^ TV Guide (October 1, 2005). TV Guide: TV on DVD 2006: The Ultimate Resource to Television Programs on DVD. Macmillan. p. 294. ISBN 9780312351502.
  20. ^ Terrace 2008, p. 121
  21. ^ "Requiem From The Darkness Review". EatMyBrains.com. August 19, 2006. Retrieved September 30, 2015.
  22. ^ "Secret Love Shell". Destiny of the Shrine Maiden. Episode 3. Event occurs at Closing credits, English Voice Cast.
  23. ^ Fahn, Dorothy [@DorothyFahn] (September 14, 2016). "I played Konan!" (Tweet). Retrieved September 26, 2018 – via Twitter.
  24. ^ "DVD: Kanokon: The Girl Who Cried Fox TV & OVA Collection (DVD) with Ayako Kawasumi, Dorothy Elias-Fahn, Mamiko Noto, Mona Marshall". Tower.com. Retrieved October 3, 2015.
  25. ^ Elias-Fahn, Dorothy. "Home | Dorothy Fahn: ADR, Anime, VG, Animation, Commercials!". Dorothy Fahn official website. Maiko is listed under anime roles. Retrieved December 11, 2017 – via Wixsite.
  26. ^ Neon Alley (April 16, 2015). "NARUTO Spin-Off! Rock Lee & His Ninja Pals". Facebook. Retrieved November 18, 2015. English dub cast: Rock Lee played by Brian Donovan; Might Guy played by Matt Mercer; Neji played by Steve Cannon; Tenten played by Danielle Nicole; Sakura played by Johanna Luis
  27. ^ "Xanthe Huynh, Erika Harlacher Star in Yuki Yuna is a Hero English Dub Cast". Anime News Network. Retrieved April 6, 2015.
  28. ^ "Sakuracon 2015 Wrap-up: News, Cosplay and More". animenewsnetwork.com. Retrieved July 24, 2016.
  29. ^ "Sailor Moon R English Dub Casts Sandy Fox as Chibi Usa, Veronica Taylor as Sailor Pluto". Anime News Network. April 3, 2015. Retrieved April 4, 2015.
  30. ^ "Viz Media Reveals English Voice Cast for Sailor Moon S Villains". Anime News Network. Retrieved July 3, 2015.
  31. ^ "Screencap of SAO II ending credits". Imgur. Retrieved December 11, 2017.
  32. ^ "Aniplex USA Details Fate/stay night UBW, Durarara!! 2xSho Release Details". Anime News Network. Retrieved July 2, 2015.
  33. ^ "Mob Psycho 100". www.funimation.com. Retrieved July 1, 2018.
  34. ^ "Wish × And × Promise". Hunter × Hunter. Episode 39. Viz Media. February 18, 2017. Event occurs at Closing credits. Adult Swim.
  35. ^ "Cruelty". Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba. Season 1. Episode 1. USA. Event occurs at Closing credits, English Language Cast. Adult Swim.
  36. ^ The Night B4 Christmas. 2003.
  37. ^ "Fan TV - Find where to watch - Lego Friends: Dolphin Cruise (2013)". fan.tv. Archived from the original on October 1, 2015. Retrieved September 10, 2015.
  38. ^ "The Bubbler". Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir. Season 1. Episode 1. December 6, 2015. Nickelodeon.
  39. ^ Tweets concerning Dorothy Fahn's role in Miraculous:
  40. ^ "Dorothy Fahn". crystalacids.com. Retrieved September 30, 2015.
  41. ^ Edmond Grant, ed. (1998). The Motion Picture Guide, 1998 Annual: The Films of 1997. CineBooks. p. 23.
  42. ^ Beck 2005, p. 63
  43. ^ Fahn, Dorothy [@DorothyFahn] (July 26, 2016). "@ED_Rider @PhileceSampler Yes, but sadly Lilymon isn't returning (yet?) so I'll just be Tai's Mom again! =D" (Tweet). Retrieved August 29, 2016 – via Twitter.
  44. ^ "Dorothy Fahn on Instagram: "A little Lilymon, a little Rosemon, a little Tai's mom!!"". Instagram. Retrieved August 20, 2018.
  45. ^ "Behind The Voice Actors - Brave Fencer Musashi". Behind The Voice Actors. Retrieved February 25, 2016.
  46. ^ Chris Smith [@christmas4477] (March 14, 2014). "@kananetwork @Fauxami (snapshot of facebook post where Tony Oliver confirms Dorothy Elias-Fahn's role in Danganronpa)" (Tweet). Retrieved September 30, 2015 – via Twitter.
  47. ^ Elias-Fahn, Dorothy. "Under her roles in video games, Dorothy lists "Tsumugi in Danganronpa V3". Dorothy Elias-Fahn official website. Retrieved December 6, 2017.
  48. ^ Fire Emblem Heroes - New Heroes (Changing Winds), retrieved October 6, 2019
  49. ^ fahn, dorothy (July 18, 2019). "It is indeed I, as Mercedes!!!https://twitter.com/heyitsdingo/status/1151962323461873664 …". @DorothyFahn. Retrieved July 18, 2019.
  50. ^ Violetta. Episode 1. Event occurs at Closing credits, English cast – via Netflix.
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