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Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

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Mary Elizabeth McGlynn
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Mary Elizabeth McGlynn in Premiere of Silent Hill: Revelation 3D
Born (1966-10-16) October 16, 1966 (age 49)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Occupation Voice actress, ADR director, ADR writer
Years active 1981–present
Spouse(s) Daran Norris (m. 1988–2012)
Partner(s) Steven Blum (2014–present)

Mary Elizabeth McGlynn (born October 16, 1966) is an American voice actress, ADR director and writer.


She is best known for her extensive English-language dubbing of various anime, and her singing in multiple games from the Silent Hill series, as well as the movie adaptation and Dance Dance Revolution EXTREME. She has also had several movie roles. She was a Guest of Honor at Anime Expo 2007, Long Beach.

McGlynn won the 2007 American Anime Award for Best Actress for her role as Major Motoko Kusanagi in Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex.[1][2] She won a Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA) award in 2008 for Best Director for her work on Naruto.[3]

As of 2015, she currently plays Dr. Maheswaran in Steven Universe, Queen Metalia on Sailor Moon Crystal and she also voice directs Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero.

Personal life[edit]

She was married to Daran Norris.

McGlynn is currently in a relationship with Steve Blum.[4]





Video games[edit]



Live action[edit]

  • Air Rage – Gwen
  • Billy Frankenstein – Sandy Frankenstein (credited as Melissa Williamson)
  • Invisible Dad – Sandy Collier
  • Mom's Outta Sight – Barbara Richards (credited as Melissa Williamson)
  • The Kid with the X-ray Eyes – Jill
  • Todd of the Rings – Narrator


Production credits[edit]

Voice direction[edit]



  1. ^ "American Anime Awards Finalists Announced". Retrieved 2015-10-08. 
  2. ^ Lillard, Kevin (May 2007). "American Anime Awards". Newtype USA 6 (5): 20. ISSN 1541-4817. 
  3. ^ "Anime Expo® 2008 Announces the 2008 SPJA Award Winners" (Press release). Anime Expo. July 9, 2008. Retrieved September 28, 2014. 
  4. ^ "130 – Anime Night with Rob on Talkin Toons with Rob Paulsen | Tech Jives Network". 2015-08-05. Retrieved 2015-10-08. 
  5. ^ "Fusion Cuisine". Steven Universe. Season 1. Episode 32. November 6, 2014. Closing credits. Cartoon Network. 
  6. ^ Dino Time Closing Credits
  7. ^ Square Enix. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. Scene: Closing credits, 5 minutes in, Voice Actors, Additional Voices. 
  8. ^
  9. ^ Blizzard Entertainment. World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor. Scene: Closing credits, 11:30 in, Voice Over Cast. 
  10. ^ "Bang Zoom! Entertainment to Preview Adventures in Voice Acting Documentary at New York Anime Festival" (PDF). Adventures in Voice Acting (Press release). December 4, 2007. 

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