Yoko Soumi

Yōko Sōmi
Native name
沢海 陽子
Born (1965-05-31) May 31, 1965 (age 53)[1]
Years active1987–present
AgentMausu Promotion
Notable work
Height167 cm (5 ft 6 in)
Akio Ōtsuka
(m. 2005; div. 2009)

Yōko Sōmi (沢海 陽子, Sōmi Yōko, born May 31, 1965 in Niigata Prefecture) is a Japanese actress and voice actress affiliated with Mausu Promotion. She and fellow voice actor Akio Ōtsuka married on February 11, 2005, but they divorced in 2009.[citation needed]



Year Series Role Notes Source[2]
1992 Yu Yu Hakusho Atsuko Urameshi    
1995 El-Hazard Diva OVA and TV series [3][4]
1997 Battle Athletes Victory Ayla V. Roznovsky    
1995 Blue Submarine No. 6 Frida Verasco    
1998 Trigun Dominique the Cyclops   [5]
2000 Hidamari no Ki Otsune    
2001 Earth Maiden Arjuna Teresa Wong    
2001 Shaman King Lyserg Diethel    
2001 Vandread Buzam A. Calessa    
2001 X Karen Kasumi OVA and TV series  
2002 Ghost in the Shell SAC      
2003 Astro Boy      
2004 Black Jack      
2004 Fafner in the Azure Yukie Kariya    
2005 Eureka Seven Mischa    
2006 Bleach Yoshi   [6]
2006 Coyote Ragtime Show Madame Marciano    
2006 Ergo Proxy Derrida   [7]
2006 Happy Lucky Bikkuriman Nero Queen    
2007 Oh! Edo Rocket Sekichi Tamaya    
2007 Yes! PreCure 5 Arachnea    
2008 Hellsing Ultimate Zorin Blitz   [8]
2009 Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood Olivier Mira Armstrong   [9]
2016 Super Lovers Mikiko Kashiwagi  
2016 Tenchi Muyo! Ryo-Ohki Mikami Kuramitsu (OVA 4)   [10]
  Case Closed Various characters    

Drama CDs[]

Year Series Role Notes Source[2]
  Angel Sanctuary Belial   [11]
  Hana no Asuka-gumi! Hibari   [12]

Video games[]

Year Series Role Notes Source[2]
1996 Battle Athletes Ira Velaska Rosnovski   [13]
  Di Gi Charat Fantasy Erika and Excellent version [13]
1997 Digital Ange Kurearideru   [13]
1997 Dragon Knight 4 Kurea, Lyida Kuraudeisu   [13]
  Final Fantasy XII Drace   [14][15]
2002 Galaxy Angel Sherry Bristol   [13]
  Onimusha 2: Samurai's Destiny Oyu    
1993 Quantum Gate Sergeant Crenshaw   [13]
  Tenchu series Ayame    
2013 Tomb Raider Reyes Voice dub for Tanya Alexander in Japanese version [16]

Live-action dubbing[]

International films and television shows where Soumi has provided the Japanese dub voice. The original actor's name is listed where it has been explicitly pointed out as a voice replacement.

List of voice performances in overseas television and film programs
Series Role Notes Source[2]
Andromeda Beka Valentine    
Angel Baby Kate    
Bad Teacher Elizabeth Halsey Voice dub for Cameron Diaz [17]
Basic Instinct Dr. Beth Garner 1997 NTV ion[citation needed], voice dub for Jeanne Tripplehorn  
Beverly Hills, 90210 Clare Arnold Voice dub for Kathleen Robertson  
Buffalo Girls Dora DuFran 1999 NHK ion[citation needed], voice dub for Melanie Griffith  
Charlie's Angels Natalie Cook Voice dub for Cameron Diaz  
Dallas Pam Ewing Voice dub for Victoria Principal  
Devious Maids Marisol   [18]
Dharma & Greg Jane Deaux    
ER Chuny Marquez    
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Blonde TV Reporter New DVD/BD ions, voice dub for Cameron Diaz [19]
The General's Daughter Elizabeth Campbell    
Gladiator Lucilla Voice dub for Connie Nielsen  
Gone Girl Detective Rhonda Boney Voice dub for Kim Dickens [20]
Grey's Anatomy Cristina Yang Voice dub for Sandra Oh  
The Josephine Baker Story Josephine Baker    
Murder at 1600 Nina Chance Voice dub for Diane Lane  
Murder by Numbers Det. Cassie Mayweather Voice dub for Sandra Bullock  
My Best Friend's Wedding Kimmy Wallace Voice dub for Cameron Diaz  
My Big Fat Greek Wedding Fotoula "Toula" Portokalos Voice dub for Nia Vardalos  
My Super Ex-Girlfriend Jenny Johnson/G-Girl Voice dub for Uma Thurman  
Ocean's Twelve Isabel Lahiri Voice dub for Catherine Zeta-Jones  
Quartet Marya Zelli Voice dub for Isabelle Adjani  
Stage Fright Charlotte Inwood Voice dub for Marlene Dietrich  
Star Trek: The Next Generation Tasha Yar    
Star Trek: Voyager Seven of Nine    
The Sweetest Thing Kristina Waters Voice dub for Cameron Diaz  
The Talented Mr. Ripley Merh Logue Voice dub for Cate Blanchett  
The Third Man Anna Schmidt Voice dub for Alida Valli  
Toothless Dr. Katherine Lewis Voice dub for Kirstie Alley  
'Til There Was You Gwen Moss Voice dub for Janine Tripplehorn  
Twelfth Night: Or What You Will Viola    
Veronica's Closet Veronica Chase Voice dub for Kirstie Alley  
The X-Files Marita Covarrubias    


  1. ^ "Talent data bank 2010", Section 794, Ltd. talent data bank, 2010, ISBN 978-4990457112
  2. ^ a b c d e マウスプロモーション公式サイト:所属タレント [Yoko Soumi Talent Profile]. Mausu Promotion (in Japanese). Retrieved 2015-02-25.
  3. ^ "Battlefield of Confusion". El-Hazard: The Magnificent World. Episode 1.
  4. ^ "House of Thieves". El-Hazard: The Wanderers. Episode 9.
  5. ^ "Demon's Eye". Trigun. Episode 15 (in Japanese).
  6. ^ "Invasion of the Shinigami World, Again". Bleach. Season 5. Episode 1.
  7. ^ "Goodbye Vincent". Ergo Proxy. Episode 20.
  8. ^ "Hellsing IV". Hellsing Ultimate. Episode 4. October 11, 2014. Adult Swim.
  9. ^ "The Northern Wall of Briggs". Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood. Episode 33.
  10. ^ 4th Tenchi Muyo! Ryo Ohki OVA Reveals More Cast, Anime Character Designs, 3rd Key Visual
  11. ^ NicoGame. "天使禁猟区ドラマCD 地獄編-1 1/2". NicoGame. Retrieved 2015-02-26.
  12. ^ Friedman, Erica (2010-12-05). "Overthinking Things 12/5/10". The Hooded Utilitarian.
  13. ^ a b c d e f Doi, Hitoshi (2015-02-08). "SEIYUU DATABASE as of Sun Feb 8 21:19:37 JST 2015" (txt). Hitoshi Doi Seiyuu Database. Retrieved 2015-02-25. Entries listed as "Soumi Yoko"
  14. ^ "STAFF-最终幻想12(Final Fantasy XII)(FF12)-FFSKY天幻网专题站(www.ffsky.cn)". FFSky (in Chinese). Retrieved 26 February 2015.
  15. ^ Square Enix. Final Fantasy XII. Square Enix. Scene: Closing crs, 2 minutes in, Cast.
  16. ^ 若き日のララ・クロフトの冒険を描く新生『トゥームレイダー』が4月25日発売決定! (in Japanese). Famitsu. 2013-02-04. Retrieved 26 February 2015.
  17. ^ バッド・ティーチャー. Star-ch.jp (in Japanese). Retrieved 26 February 2015.
  18. ^ "ディーライフ/Dlife デビアスなメイドたち |完全無料のBSテレビ局Dlifeで、海外ドラマも、映画も、ディズニーアニメーションも! - Dlife". ディーライフ/Dlife (in Japanese). Retrieved 26 February 2015.
  19. ^ ラスベガスをやっつけろ. Star-ch.jp (in Japanese). Retrieved 26 February 2015.
  20. ^ "ゴーン・ガール(初回生産限定) [DVD]" (in Japanese). ASIN B00R4C9JIG. Retrieved 26 February 2015.

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