a site and community dedicated to recognising the sterling work put in by professional voice actors, the talented folk who play a crucial part in bringing your favourite animation and games to life. The BTVA Anime Awards are handed out each year in recognition for the best performances in the field of English-language dubs of anime specifically, with awards given based on both staff selection and public vote.
The BTVA Anime Awards 2015 have now been revealed, covering the best performances of last year. Voice actor of the year went to Christopher Sabat voice of both Vegeta and Piccolo in Dragon Ball Z Resurrection F and Zoro in One Piece, among many other roles. Sabat won both Staff selection and people's choice awards. Best actress meanwhile staff choice went to Lindsay Seidel (Assassination Classroom, Psycho-Pass 2) with Jamie Marchi (Death Parade, Tokyo Ghoul) picking up people's choice.
Breakthrough actress (both staff and fan pick) went to Brianna Knickerbocker (Durarara!! x2). Breakthrough actor staff pick went to Ricco Fajardo (Gangsta), with the public vote going to Max Mittelman (Aldnoah.Zero).
The full list of winners is below. Congratulations to all the winners and nominees!
BTVA Staff Choice: Death Parade
People's Choice: Durarara!! x2
BEST MALE LEAD IN AN ANIME TV SERIES/OAV
BTVA: Crispin Freeman as Kyon ( The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan)
PC: Jason Liebrecht as Yato (Noragmi)
BEST FEMALE LEAD IN AN ANIME TV SERIES/OAV
BTVA; Kari Wahlgren as Saber (Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works)
PC: Colleen Clinkenbeard as Erza Scarlet (Fairy Tail)
BEST SUPPORTING MALE IN AN ANIME TV SERIES/OAV
BTVA: Kenny Green as Kureo Mado (Tokyo Ghoul)
PC: David Wald as Bulat (Akame ga Kill!)
BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE IN AN ANIME TV SERIES/OAV
BTVA: Wendee Lee as Haruhi Suzumiya (The Disappearance of Nagato Yuki-chan)
PC: Laura Bailey as Maka Albarn (Soul Eater Not!)
BEST ENSEMBLE IN AN ANIME MOVIE OR SPECIAL
BTVA: Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F'
PC: Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F'
BEST MALE LEAD IN AN ANIME MOVIE OR SPECIAL
BTVA: Steve Blum as Zarik "Dingo" Kajiwara (Expelled from Paradise)
PC: Micah Solusod as Toma Kamijo (A Certain Magical Index: The Miracle of Endymion)
BEST FEMALE LEAD IN AN ANIME MOVIE OR SPECIAL
BTVA: Luci Christian as Doris Lang (Vampire Hunter D)
PC: Christine Marie Cabanos as Madoka Kaname (Puella Magi Madoka Magica The Movie -Rebellion- )
BEST SUPPORTING MALE IN AN ANIME MOVIE OR SPECIAL
BTVA: Edwin Neal as Berg Katse (Gatchaman: The Movie)
PC: Christopher Sabat as Piccolo (Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F')
BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE IN AN ANIME MOVIE OR SPECIAL
BTVA; Grey DeLisle as Setsu Oiwa (When Marnie Was There)
PC Cherami Leigh as Kazari Uiharu (A Certain Magical Index: The Miracle of Endymion)
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
'Behind The Voice Actors' Anime Awards Winners Announced
Posted by Chris Perkins
Chris writes about movies, games, TV and other stuff you love, and has written for places including MyM magazine, Rant Gaming, KillStreakMedia and Anime UK News. He particularly specialises in the field of animation and spends far too much time watching cartoons for a grown up. He regrets nothing. Follow him at @misterchristor.