Mayumi Tanaka

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Mayumi Tanaka
Born Mayumi Abe
(1955-01-15) January 15, 1955 (age 60)
Tokyo, Japan
Nationality Japanese
Occupation Voice actress
Years active 1978–present
Notable credit(s)

One Piece
as Monkey D. Luffy
Dragon Ball
as Kuririn
Nintama Rantarō
as Kirimaru
YuYu Hakusho
as Koenma
Castle in the Sky
as Pazu
Sakura Wars
as Kanna Kirishima

Mega Man Legends
as MegaMan Volnutt, Twinbee series
as TwinBee

Mayumi Tanaka (田中 真弓 Tanaka Mayumi?, née Abe (阿部?), born January 15, 1955) is a Japanese voice actress[1] from Tokyo currently affiliated with Aoni Production.

She is best known for the roles of Ryuunosuke Fujinami in Urusei Yatsura; Koenma in Yu Yu Hakusho; Pazu in Laputa: Castle in the Sky; Monkey D. Luffy in One Piece; Kuririn, Yajirobe and Baba Uranai in Dragon Ball; Kanna Kirishima in the Sakura Wars series; the titular role of TwinBee in Konami's shoot-'em-up series TwinBee; and MegaMan Volnutt in the Mega Man Legends series and other Capcom crossovers.

She is also good friends with and has respect for voice actor Shuichi Ikeda.

Voice roles[edit]

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  1. ^ "5th Annual Seiyū Award Winners Announced". Anime News Network. 5 March 2011. Retrieved 21 June 2011. 

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