Happy Birthday! M.A.O turns 24
M.A.O, real name Ichimichi Mao was born on February 1, 1992 in Osaka, Japan, which makes her 24 today!
Before becoming a voice actress she went under the name Minami Rio and made her debut as a 7th generatiol idol with the idol group HOP Club for Horipro Osaka. She appeared on several variety shows, but parted ways with the agency and moved to Tokyo where she joined Yellow Cab Next. There she become a co-host on the Weekly Shonen Jump show Sakiyomi Jan Bang!
She also made her acting debut as Luka Milfy / Gokai Yellow from Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger and even started releasing CD singles. In 2013, she made her voice actress debut under a new stage name which we all know is M.A.O.
Many of you know her as:
Vorona (Durarara!! x2)
Wakasa Yuuri (Gakkou Gurashi)
Kurokawa Mao (Wakaba Girl)
Yagami Hikari (Digimon Adventures tri.)