Lisa Ortiz


Lisa Ortiz Trivia


  • Trivia

    • Lisa Ortiz is 5'7".

    • One of her latest adventure in the anime business (2001/03) has brought her to stardom in the anticipated series, Animation Runner Kuromi and Animation Runner Kuromi 2, where Ortiz plays "Oguro Mikiko" or "Kuromi" for short (when the first and last names are smashed together), who is the production manager for an animation studio.

    • Lisa credits her entry into voice acting to one of her brothers. After stealing her car, in her search for it, she was accompanied by an animator for anime distributor Central Park Media, who let slip that the company was looking for voice actors.

    • Lisa Ortiz is dating Sean Schemmel.

    • Lisa Ortiz has played several roles within the popular anime, Pokemon. Her roles included: Sabrina, Flannery, Lisa, Nurse Joy, Rebecca, Daisy, Lara Laramie, Cassandra, Wendy, Neesha, and other roles.

    • Lisa Ortiz has over ten years of VO experience, extensive animation and also promo/radio spots.

    • Lisa Ortiz is also a singer (soprano legit to strong alto belt) though she states that she is an actor first and foremost.

    • She is sometimes credited as Elisabeth Ortiz.

    • Lisa Ortiz attended Katsucon in 2002 and 2005.

    • Lisa Ortiz attended AnimeNEXT in 2002 and 2004.

    • Her favorite food is pastilles.

    • Lisa Ortiz attended the CN Expo in 1998 & 1999.

    • Lisa Ortiz is best known for the roles of Lina Inverse in Slayers and Deedlit in Record of Lodoss War.

    • When Lisa Ortiz was a child, she played out the roles of different animated cartoon characters that she watched on TV with her brother after the shows were over.

    • She holds a Bachelor Of Fine Arts Degree in theatre from Hofstra University.

    • Lisa Ortiz is bilingual in English and Spanish.

    • Lisa Ortiz attended Otakon in 1998 and 1999.

    • Lisa Ortiz began voice acting while she was still in college. Her friend, who interning at CPM, got her an audition and six months later she received the role of Deedlit, a character in Lodoss War.

  • Quotes

    • Lisa: (Hearing her voice on tape for the first time) Oh my God! No wonder why my mother was going crazy.