What You Need to Know:
- Isn't it incredible that the character you voice ends up sharing the same birthday as you? Well Megumi Ogata will likely be very familiar with that feeling, as she's the wonderful voice behind Shinji Ikari, who also celebrates his birthday today! Megumi Ogata is a very celebrated seiyuu in the industry, with a portfolio longer than most children's Christmas lists and her accolades are no joke.
- Born in Tokyo, Megumi Ogata knew exactly what she wanted to do from a young age and pursued it passionately until it became a reality. Her most iconic role is of course Shinji Ikari but she's also voiced other notable characters such as the doctor from Akudama Drive, Ayato Naoi from Angel Beats!, a multitude of characters from Sailor Moon R (Vampire, Petz, Seiren), Haruka Tenou from Sailor Moon S, Tier Harribel from Bleach, Yue from Cardcaptor Sakura, Ken Amada from Persona 3, and much much more.
- Her hobbies include ceramic art, driving, dancing, swimming, and traveling. Her other notable talents include drawing portraits and being able to sleep pretty much anywhere at anytime.
Whoa! Two birthdays in one! Happy Birthday to both!
Megumi, you're truly amazing! Happy Birthday!