Rica Fukami (深見梨加) is a Japanese seiyū (voice actress) and narrator.
Fukami-san was born on August 8 in Kyoto Prefecture. After graduating high school, Fukami-san went to Tokyo Announcer Vocational School and studied voice acting. She then joined a talent agency and began her career as a voice actress. She made her debut as a seiyū in 1982 with a role in anime 「ときめきトゥナイト」(Tokimeki Tonight). Fukami-san currently works as a freelance seiyū.
Fukami-san is best known for her role as Sailor Venus in the Sailor Moon series, Fran from Final Fantasy XII, and Myung Fang Lone from Macross Plus. In addition to voicing anime and video games, Fukami-san provides the Japanese voice for many prominent international movie and TV actresses including
Sharon Stone, Jodie Foster, Sandra Bullock, Julia Roberts, Angelina Jolie, Catherine Zeta-Jones, and Julianne Moore.
Fukami-san absolutely loves Funasshi (ふなっしー), the yuru-chara (mascot character) of Funabashi City in Chiba Prefecture. According to her husband, her room is full of Funasshi goods.
Fukami-san is a certified hypnotherapist.
Rica Fukami will hold her autograph session immediately after her panel session in the same room where the panel is held. Attendees can pick up tickets at the autograph ticket booth located at OPCC Ballroom pre-function area.
Please see our Autograph Rules page for information about picking up autograph tickets and other important information.