Minami Takayama

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Minami Takayama
Native name 高山 みなみ
Born Izumi Arai
(1964-05-05) May 5, 1964 (age 54)
Adachi, Tokyo, Japan
Occupation
  • Voice actress
  • singer
  • composer
Years active 1987–present
Agent 81 Produce
Notable credit(s)
Height 1.56 m (5 ft 1 12 in)
Spouse(s) Gosho Aoyama (m. 20052007)
Musical career
Genres J-pop, electropop, pop rock
Instruments Vocals
Associated acts Two-Mix, DoCo

Minami Takayama (高山 みなみ, Takayama Minami, born Izumi Arai (新井 泉, Arai Izumi), May 5, 1964) is a Japanese voice actress, singer and composer. Minami is also a member of the pop group Two-Mix, and a part of DoCo when it was active.

She is best known for her roles in Kiki's Delivery Service as both Kiki and Ursula, Ranma ½ as Nabiki Tendo, Moomin as Moomin, Yaiba as Yaiba Kurogane, Nintama Rantarō as Rantarō Inadera, Danganronpa series as Hajime Hinata/Izuru Kamukura and Detective Conan as Conan Edogawa. Minami and Shiina Nagano, the other member of Two-Mix, also appeared as themselves in a case in her former husband's manga, Detective Conan.

Personal life[edit]

Takayama's real name is Izumi Arai (新井 泉, Arai Izumi). She was married to manga artist Gosho Aoyama on May 5, 2005[1] but they divorced on December 10, 2007.[2]

Filmography[edit]

Television animation[edit]

1987
1988
1989
1990
1991
1992
1993
1994
1996 - Ongoing
1996
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2014
2015
2016

Anime films[edit]

1989
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017

OVA[edit]

1987
  • Gakuen Tokuso Hikaruon as Student
1991
1994
1995
1997
1998
2001
2002
2003
2007
2009

Dubbing roles[edit]

1987
1989
1990
1992
1993
1994
1995
1996
1998
2000
2002
2003
2006
2014
2015

Tokusatsu[edit]

2004

Video games[edit]

1992
1993
1995
1996
1997
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2012
2013
2014
2015
2017

Drama CD[edit]

1991
1992
1994
1997
2000
2001
2004

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Conan and Kiki Married". Anime News Network. June 3, 2005. 
  2. ^ "Conan's Voice Actress, Conan's Manga Creator Divorce". Anime News Network. December 10, 2007. 

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