Romi Paku

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Romi Paku

Born

1/22/1972, Edogawa, Tokyo, Japan

Birth Name

Gender

Female

Also Known As

Paku Romi, Romi Pak, Romi Park, Park Romi, Pak Romi
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Biography

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Romi Paku was born in Edogawa, Tokyo. She has been actively involved with drama throughout her life and has become a successful Japanese voice actor. She mostly voice acts for anime. Ironically enough her most popular characters that she plays are males, such as Edward Elric from FullMetalmore

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  • Trivia

    • She voiced Rayne in the Japanese dubbed version of Bloodrayne.

    • She voiced Libby in the Japanese dubbed version of the TV series Sabrina the Teenage Witch.

    • She voiced Paula Small and Perry in the Japanese dubbed version of Home Movies.

    • She voiced Gerald in the Japanese dubbed version of Hey Arnold!: The Movie.

    • She graduated from the Toho Gakuen College of Drama and Music, and studied in Yonsei University, along with Kentaro Ito and Tomoko Kawakami.

    • Her name is written as the equivilant of 朴 璐美 in Japanese, however, sometimes is written differently. Her name in Korean is written as the equivilant of ¹Ú·Î¹Ì in English.

    • She has a cat named Kogito and a Dachshund dog named Sarang, a Korean word that can mean love or affection.

    • Romi Paku was a special guest star and appeared at the 2006 Anime Expo in Anaheim, California.

    • While her most well known roles are tough, calm or mature teenage boys, her female roles are also "tough/punk". Such as her roles of Nana Oskai and Teresa from Claymore.

    • Romi Paku was honored for "Favorite Seiyu" at the 26th annual Animage Awards.

    • Both Seiji Mizushima and Romi Paku, and Mike McFarland and Vic Mignogna showed up to present the English premiere of the FullMetal Alchemist movie. They represented the show's directors and the shows voices for Edward Elric.

    • Because the Japanese character for "Ro" isn't used in standard Japanese, the character for her name is often written differently.

    • She performed the 4th ending for The Law of Ueki and the ending for a Murder Princess OVA.

    • Romi Paku can play the acoustic guitar quite well.

    • She tends to voice characters who are child prodigies such as Ken Ichijouji, Natsume Hyuuga, Toshiro Hitsugaya and Edward Elric.

    • She has worked alongside Rie Kugimiya in several different anime. Some of these include Fullmetal Alchemist, Bleach, Mobile Suit Gundam 00, and Gakuen Alice.

    • She has voiced members of the same team with Kentaro Ito and Tomoko Kawakami, people she went to the same university with. With Kentaro Ito she has voiced in Bleach, Digimon, Fullmetal Alchemist, and Gilgamesh. With Tomoko Kawakami she voiced in Bleach, Shaman King, Trinity Blood and Fullmetal Alchemist. Kentaro Ito refers to Romi Paku as "senpai".

    • She has voiced members of the same team with Ishida Akira in several different anime. These include Bleach, Digimon, Naruto, and The Law of Ueki.

    • Special skills of hers include thumb wrestling, hot dog eating, Fantasy football.

    • She won "Best Female Main Character" for her portrayal of Nana Osaki at the first Seiyū Awards.

    • Some of her hobbies include playing the piano, swimming and Shorinji Kempo; which is a type of martial art.

    • Her blood type is AB.

    • She is a fluent speaker of the Korean language and is also of part Korean descent.

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