|Born||1970 (age 45–46)|
|Other names||Janice Roman Roku|
|Home town||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
Janice Kawaye (born 1970) is an American voice actress known for her roles as Ami in the cartoon Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi which aired on Cartoon Network in the 2000s, Jenny, the title character in My Life as a Teenage Robot, and Gi in Captain Planet and the Planeteers. In video games she voices Ayane in the Ninja Gaiden series.
|1987||Dorothy Meets Ozma of Oz||Dorothy Gale||As Hiromi Kawaye|
|1988||Pound Puppies and the Legend of Big Paw||Tammy|
|1989||The Karate Kid||Taki|
|1990||Midnight Patrol: Adventures in the Dream Zone||Keiko|
|1990–96||Captain Planet and the Planeteers||Gi|
|1994–95||Bump in the Night||Little/Big Robot, others|
|2001–06||Invader Zim||Sara, others|
|2002–08||Codename: Kids Next Door||Sonia, Lee|
|2003–08||All Grown Up!||Kioko, Julia|
|2003–08||My Life as a Teenage Robot||Jenny, others|
|2004–05||Megas XLR||Various characters|
|2004–06||Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi||Ami Onuki, others|
|2006||Teen Titans: Trouble in Tokyo||Nya-Nya, Timoko|
|2006–08||Class of 3000||Kim and Kam Chin|
|2010–present||Young Justice||Asami "Sam" Koizumi||also in Young Justice: Invasion|
|2004||Duel Masters||Mimi Tasogare||season 1|
|2006-14||Bleach||Yuzu Kurosaki|| Also in Bleach: Memories of Nobody|
Bleach: The DiamondDust Rebellion and
Bleach: Hell Verse
|2007-08||Blood+||Chen, Mui, Remy (ep 4), School Girl (ep 8)|
|2012||Marvel Anime: Blade||Alice (Ep. 8), Danas (Ep. 5), Yati (Ep. 6)|
|2014||Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet||Melty; Pilot (ep 1)||Credited as Janice Roman Roku|
|2014||Toradora!||Additional Voices||Credited as Janice Roman Roku|
|2016||Love Live! School idol project series||Cocoa Yazawa, Additional Voices||Credited as Janice Roman Roku|
|2016||K: Missing Kings||Kukuri Yukizome|
|2004||Ninja Gaiden||Ayane|| Also in Ninja Gaiden Black|
Ninja Gaiden Sigma &
|2007||Nicktoons: Attack of the Toybots||Jenny/XJ-9|
|2008||Ninja Gaiden II||Ayane|| Also in Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 &|
Sigma 2 Plus
|2010||Valkyria Chronicles II||Cosette Coalhearth|
|2012||Ninja Gaiden 3||Ayane||Also in Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge|
|1984||Night of the Comet||Sarah|
- "Ensemble Studio Theatre-LA's "My Name Could Be Anne," 1986 – Photo". UCLA Library Digital Collections. Retrieved April 22, 2016.
Description: Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds., From left, Don Cheadle, Kelly Chan, Janice Kawaye and Richard Coca during a tense racial confrontation in the Ensemble Studio Theatre's docudrama "My Name Could Be Anne."; Contributor: Kawaye, Janice, 1970- --Performances (subject), Becker, David (photographer)
- "CESD – Animation – Women". Voicebank.net. Retrieved April 19, 2016.
- Considine, J.D. (November 14, 2004). "Big in Japan, but Made in the U.S.A.". New York Times.
- Simpson, Paul (2013). A Brief Guide To OZ: 75 Years Going Over The Rainbow. Little, Brown Book Group. ISBN 9781472110367. Search "Janice Kawaye"
- McCall, Douglas L. (2005). Film Cartoons: A Guide to 20th Century American Animated Features and Shorts. McFarland. p. 59. ISBN 9780786424504.
- Terrace 2008, p. 555
- "Night of the BedBugs". Midnight Patrol: Adventures in the Dream Zone. Season 1. Episode 1. September 1, 1990. Cartoon Network.
- "Notable Alumni" (PDF). Arts High Foundation. Los Angeles County High School for the Arts. December 2013.
- Terrace 2008, p. 161
- "Behind The Voice Actors - Janice Kawaye". Behind The Voice Actors. Retrieved April 19, 2016. Check mark indicates role has been confirmed using screenshots of closing credits and other reliable sources.
- "Operation: T.R.A.I.N.I.N.G.". Codename: Kids Next Door. Season 3. Episode 31b. July 16, 2004. Cartoon Network.
- Terrace 2008, p. 732
- Heffernan, Virginia (November 2, 2006). "Hey, Kids, a Hip-Hop Star Has Savvy Advice for You". New York Times. p. E10.
- Terrace 2008, p. 191
- "Runaways". Young Justice. Season 2. Episode 14. February 2, 2013. Cartoon Network.
- "The New Girl". Doc McStuffins. Season 1. Episode 10. April 4, 2012. Disney Junior.
- "This is a duel!". Duel Masters. Season 1. Episode 1. March 13, 2004. Cartoon Network.
- "closing credits, English Voice Cast". Bleach: Memories of Nobody. September 20, 2013.
- "closing credits, English Voice Cast". Bleach: Hell Verse. September 20, 2013.
- "Dangerous Boy". Blood+. Season 1. Episode 4. April 8, 2007. Adult Swim.
- "Phantom of the School". Blood+. Season 1. Episode 8. May 6, 2007. Adult Swim.
- "The Island of Fire". Marvel Anime: Blade. Season 1. Episode 5. February 10, 2012. G4.
- "Bad Blood". Marvel Anime: Blade. Season 1. Episode 6. February 17, 2012. G4.
- "Old Wounds, Fresh Blood". Marvel Anime: Blade. Season 1. Episode 8. March 5, 2012. G4.
- Beveridge, Chris. "Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet' Anime Begins Dubbed Hulu Run With Cast Announcements". The Fandom Post. Retrieved 15 May 2016.
- "Castaway". Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet. Episode 1. Event occurs at Closing credits, English cast – via Hulu.
- "Tiger and Dragon". Toradora!. Episode 1 – via Crunchyroll.
- "Come True! Our Dreams!". Love Live!. Season 1. Episode 1. February 5, 2016. Mnet America.
- Paul, Matthew (October 7, 2016). "Viz Reveals English Dub Cast for K: Missing Kings Film (Update)". Anime News Network.
- Ninja Gaiden Black, credits – ScreamingOblivion (May 13, 2009). Ninja Gaiden Black Hard Mode Playthrough Part 50 - Credits. YouTube. Event occurs at 1:08.
- Ninja Gaiden Sigma, credits – TJ Rogan (June 20, 2011). Ninja Gaiden Sigma: Credits and Ending Cinematic. YouTube. Event occurs at 1:17.
- Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2, credits – RavenVanHelsing (October 13, 2009). Ninja Gaiden Σ Sigma 2-Credits. YouTube. Event occurs at 2:12.
- Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge, credits – EmiruTheKnight (May 1, 2013). Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge - Part 11「Final Boss, Ending & Credits. YouTube. Event occurs at 19:59.
- Hughes, Howard (2014). Outer Limits: The Filmgoers' Guide to the Great Science-fiction Films. I.B. Tauris. p. 225. ISBN 9781780761664.
- Book references
- Terrace, Vincent (2008). Encyclopedia of Television Shows, 1925 through 2010 (2d ed.). McFarland. ISBN 9780786486410.
- Janice Kawaye at Anime News Network's encyclopedia
- Janice Kawaye at Behind The Voice Actors
- Janice Kawaye at the Internet Movie Database