|Born||Catherine Davis Higgins
August 16, 1969
|Residence||Auburn, Alabama and Los Angeles, California|
|Alma mater||Auburn University|
|Occupation||Voice actress, singer, musician|
|Years active||2001-present (voice actress)|
|Agent||William Morris Agency|
|Notable credit(s)||Naruto as Sakura Haruno
Code Geass as C.C.
Fate/Stay Night as Saber
Sonic the Hedgehog as Miles "Tails" Prower
Alpha and Omega sequels as Kate
Dead or Alive as Tina Armstrong and Momiji
|Home town||Auburn, Alabama|
|Genres||Hard-bop, post-bop, modal jazz, mainstream jazz, pop, gospel, rock|
|Years active||1992-present (musician)|
|Associated acts||Upper Structure|
Catherine Davis "Kate" Higgins (born August 16, 1969), also known as Kate Davis, is an American voice actress, singer, and jazz pianist. Born in Charlottesville, Virginia and grew up in Auburn, Alabama. She is known as the English voice of Sakura Haruno in the anime series Naruto, C.C. in Code Geass and Saber in Fate/stay Night. From 2010 to 2013, she voiced Miles "Tails" Prower in the video game series Sonic the Hedgehog. She also voices Kate in the Alpha and Omega sequels.
Higgins earned a degree in music from Auburn University in 1991. She is a trained pianist who studied with the jazz one, Bob Richardson. She plays piano and has worked as a sideperson for many musicians. She released the first jazz album by her own name The Tide is Low in 2002. The second jazz album is Stealing Freedom.
She is also in a band called Upperstructure. This features the same lineup as Melissa Fahn's R&B band in her album Avignon. They released one album called 6 by 5.
Her style of hard-bop is expressed in her jazz albums and she has played with other musicians like Katisse Buckingham, Justin Robinson, Roy Hargrove, Steven Bernstein, Tom Harrell, Eric Alexander, Marc Johnson, Christian McBride, Lewis Nash, Bobby Previte, Vic Juris, Jesse Davis, Mike Fahn, Greg Osby, Joe Lovano, Josh Roseman and many others. Her piano idols are Thelonious Monk, Wynton Kelly and Horace Silver.
- Bagi, the Monster of Mighty Nature – Bagi
- Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo – Denbo
- BlazBlue: Alter Memory - The Imperator
- Bleach – Karin Kurosaki, Nanao Ise, Retsu Unohana, Lilynette Gingerback, Lily, Miyuki, Nemu Kurotsuchi (Eps. 172)
- Bleach: The Diamond Dust Rebellion – Yin
- Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion series – C.C.
- Digimon Data Squad – Miki Kurosaki
- Eureka Seven – Talho Yūki, Linck
- Eyeshield 21 – Mamori Anezaki
- Fate/stay night – Saber
- Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children Complete – Inhabitants of Midgar Edge
- Great Teacher Onizuka – Girl
- GunXSword – Vivian (Ep. 10)
- Hare+Guu – Yumi (deluxe)
- Here is Greenwood – Miya Igarashi (Media Blasters dub)
- IGPX Immortal Grand Prix – Jessica Darlin
- Initial D – Simone (Tokyopop dub)
- Iron Man: Rise of Technovore - Pepper Potts
- Karas – Homura
- Kekkaishi – Ms. Aoki
- Last Exile – Dunya Scheer
- Lucky ☆ Star – Nanako Kuroi
- Marmalade Boy – Meiko
- Mars Daybreak – Ester Ein Astrada
- Marvel Anime: Wolverine – Yukio
- Naruto series – Sakura Haruno, Udon
- Naruto: Shippuden series – Sakura Haruno, Udon
- Nodame Cantabile – Megumi "Nodame" Noda
- Planetes – Eldegard Rivera
- Sailor Moon – Ami Mizuno / Sailor Mercury, Garoben, Ramwoir (Viz dub)
- Sailor Moon Crystal - Ami Mizuno / Sailor Mercury
- Saiyuki Reload – Kinkaku
- Samurai Champloo – Yuri, Seyama
- Scrapped Princess – Zefiris
- Stellvia – Akira Kayama
- Stitch! – Jessica, Angel (624)
- Tekkonkinkreet – Kimura's Wife
- Tenkai Knights – Wakamei Dalton, Mrs. Jones (Ceylan's Mother, Ep. 30)
- Tenjho Tenge – Emi Isuzu
- Tsukihime – Hisui
- Zatch Bell! – Megumi Oumi, Kolulu, Laila
- Alpha and Omega 2: A Howl-iday Adventure – Kate, Stinky, Lilly
- Alpha and Omega 3: The Great Wolf Games – Kate, Stinky
- Alpha and Omega 4: The Legend of the Saw-Toothed Cave - Kate, Stinky, Lilly
- Animalia – Allegra Alligator, Melba Micely
- Axel: The Biggest Little Hero – Gaga
- Barbie: Life in the Dreamhouse – Barbie
- Barbie: Fashionistas – Sporty
- Barbie: A Fairy Secret – Taylor
- Batgirl: Year One – Barbara Gordon/Batgirl
- Blaze and the Monster Machines – Starla
- Dibo the Gift Dragon (2007) – Annie
- El Chavo – Popis, Doña Florinda, Godinez (English Dub: Phoebe, Mrs. Worthmore, and Gordon)
- Ever After High – Briar Beauty, Baba Yaga
- Fresh Beat Band of Spies – Rainbow Raspberry, Loudmouth Lemon, Additional Voices
- Grossology– Abby (singing/all Episodes)
- LeapFrog - Lily (2 DVDs)
- Monster High – Frankie Stein/ Catrine DeMew (2010–)
- Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated – Principal Quinlan, Mayor Janet Nettles, the Vampire Waitress, and Randy's Mom
- Scooby-Doo! Stage Fright – Meg Gale, Cathy
- Sofia the First – Princess Aurora (replacing Jennifer Hale in 2001–2005, 2007–2011)
- The Legend of Korra – Toph Bei Fong (adult), additional voices
- The Turn of The Blue Moon – Hilary Anderson/Monique White
- The Twilight Fairies – Lexi Rivera, additional voices
- Tutenstein – Katie (Episode: Irresistible You)
- Tyler Perry's Madea's Tough Love – Yoshi
- Wolverine and the X-Men – Scarlet Witch, Pixie
- APB Reloaded – Akiko X, Female Citizen
- Ape Escape (series) – Pink Monkey
- Armored Core 4 – P. Dam, Hilarios
- Armored Core: For Answer – Additional voices (uncredited)
- Ar tonelico II: Melody of Metafalica – Cloche Leythal Pastalie (uncredited)
- Ar tonelico Qoga: Knell of Ar Ciel – Akane (uncredited)
- BlazBlue: Continuum Shift – Imperator Librarius/Saya/Izanami, Torakaka (uncredited)
- BlazBlue: Chronophantasma – Imperator Librarius/Saya/Izanami, Torakaka
- Bleach: The 3rd Phantom – Shiyo, Retsu Unohana
- Bleach: Soul Resurrección – Lilynette Gingerback
- Broken Age – Bottled Water Maiden, Anastasia, Yarn Pal #2
- Clive Barker's Jericho – Wilhelmina "Billie" Church - grouped under Cast
- Conception II – Fuuko Amicus
- Cross Edge – Marie
- Culdcept Saga – Rilara
- Dead or Alive 5/Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate – Tina Armstrong, Momiji
- Dead or Alive: Dimensions – Tina Armstrong
- Dead or Alive Xtreme 2 – Tina Armstrong
- Dead or Alive Paradise – Tina Armstrong
- Destroy All Humans! – Miss Rockwell
- Diablo III: Reaper of Souls - Additional Voices
- Disgaea 4: A Promise Unforgotten – Fuka Kazamatsuri
- Dragon's Dogma – Madeleine
- Drakengard 3 - Two
- Final Fantasy XIII – Cocoon Inhabitants
- Final Fantasy XIV – Various
- Fire Emblem: Awakening – Lissa
- Gods Eater Burst – Alisa
- Hyperdimension Neptunia – IF
- Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1 – IF
- Hyperdimension Neptunia Mk2 – IF
- Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2: Sisters Generation – IF
- Hyperdimension Neptunia Victory – IF
- Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 3: V Generation – IF
- Jurassic Park: Dinosaur Battles – Olivia
- Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII – Additional voices
- Lord of Magna: Maiden Heaven - Elfriede
- Lunar: Silver Star Harmony – Royce (uncredited)
- MadWorld – Naomi / RinRin
- MagnaCarta 2 – Rue
- Mana Khemia: Alchemists of Al-Revis – Jessica Philomele (uncredited)
- Marvel Heroes – Scarlet Witch, Jocasta
- Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds – Announcer
- Naruto series – Sakura Haruno
- Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 – Momiji, Obaba
- Ninja Gaiden 3 – Momiji, Obaba
- Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies – Juniper Woods
- Project Sylpheed – Natalie Kong
- Resident Evil 6 – Deborah Harper
- Resonance of Fate – Additional voices
- Rumble Roses XX – Candy Cane, Becky (uncredited)
- Saints Row 2 – Additional voices
- Sakura Wars: So Long, My Love – Subaru Kujo (uncredited)
- Silent Hill: Shattered Memories – Michelle Valdez (uncredited)
- Sonic the Hedgehog (series) – Miles "Tails" Prower
- Soulcalibur V - Natsu
- Suikoden V – Miakis (uncredited)
- Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together – Narrator
- Tales of Graces – Asbel Lhant (child), Pascal
- Tales of the Abyss – Arietta the Wild (uncredited)
- Tales of Vesperia – Ted, Sodia, Khroma (uncredited)
- Tales of Xillia – Agria, Sylph (uncredited)
- Tales of Xillia 2 – Agria
- The World Ends with You – Uzuki Yashiro and Raimu "Rhyme" Bito
- Time and Eternity – Lucy
- Trinity Universe – Tsubaki
- Valkyria Chronicles – Cordelia gi Randgriz, Martha Lipponen, Freesia York
- Wild Arms 4 – Yulie Ahtreide (uncredited)
- World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor - Additional voices
- Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z – Momiji
- Z.H.P. Unlosing Ranger VS Darkdeath Evilman – Etranger
- Zatch Bell! Mamodo Battles – Megumi Oumi, Laila
- Zatch Bell! Mamodo Fury – Megumi Oumi, Kolulu, Laila
- Zeno Clash: Ultimate Edition – Deadra
- Adventures in Voice Acting – Herself
- AnimeTV – Theme song performance "I'm On My Way"
- Fisher-Price Laugh and Learn infant toy line - Singing and narration VO
- Studio albums
- The Solid Rock (1998) – Concord Records
- Bigger than Love (2006) – Concord
- Jazz Standards
- A Very Merry Christmas
- Little Parts (2009) – Produced by Joel Alpers
- "iTunes - Music - The Solid Rock by Kate Higgins". iTunes. Retrieved March 4, 2015.
- "iTunes - Music - Bigger Than Love by Kate Higgins". iTunes. Retrieved March 4, 2015.
- "SEGA Blog | Out of the Mouths of Hedgehogs". Blogs.sega.com. July 15, 2010. Retrieved May 25, 2013.
- Wray, Cheryl (November 27, 2013). "My favorite Iron Bowl memories" from Auburn graduate, 'Naruto' voice actor Kate Higgins". AL.com. Advance Digital – Alabama Media Group.
- "New Sailor Moon Dub Cast Revealed at Anime Expo". Anime News Network. July 5, 2014.
- "Viz Media Reveals More English Dub Cast for Sailor Moon R Anime". April 3, 2015. Retrieved April 4, 2015.
- "Movie Review: Axel: The Biggest Little Hero ~ Geek With Mak". geekwithmak.com. Retrieved March 4, 2015.
- "Blaze and the Monster Machines". AOL Moviefone. Retrieved June 1, 2015.
- "The Wow Factor". Fresh Beat Band of Spies. Season 1. Episode 1. June 15, 2015. Nickelodeon.
- "Fruit Racer Game". Fresh Beat Band of Spies. Season 1. Episode 5. June 22, 2015. Nickelodeon.
- Tyler Perry's Madea's Tough Love Closing Credits
- "Credits, Cast". Codemasters Manual - Clive Barker's Jericho (PDF). Codemasters. 2007. p. 18 – via Gametap.
- Dead or Alive Paradise Manual (PDF). Deadoralivegame.com. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2014-10-06. Retrieved 2015-03-04.
- Blizzard Entertainment. "Diablo III: Reaper of Souls". Scene: Closing credits, 5:23 in, Voice Over, Additional Voices.
- Square Enix. "Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII". Scene: Closing credits, 5 minutes in, Voice Actors, Additional Voices.
- "XSEED Games". tumblr.com. Retrieved June 1, 2015.
- Project Sylpheed beginning of closing credits
- Blizzard Entertainment. "World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor". Scene: Closing credits, 11:30 in, Voice Over Cast.
- "Kate Higgins: Music". katehiggins.com. Retrieved March 4, 2015.
- "Bigger Than Love - Kate Higgins - Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved March 4, 2015.
- "Kate Higgins and Upper Structure". auburnknightsalumni.org. Retrieved June 1, 2015.
- "6 by 5 - Upperstructure - Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards - AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved June 1, 2015.
- Upper Structure. "About Upper Structure". Sonicbids. Retrieved June 1, 2015.
- Official website
- Kate Higgins at MySpace
- Kate Higgins at the Internet Movie Database
- Kate Higgins at Anime News Network's encyclopedia
|English voice of Miles "Tails" Prower (video games)
|Voice of Sailor Mercury||Succeeded by