Brad Swaile - the actor immortalized in the English Death Note world as the voice behind Light Yagami - will be in Ohio meeting fans this August.
Yagami's voice actor has been booked to appear at Matsuricon 2014, which will be held on August 22nd-24th, at the Hyatt Regency Columbus. As the name of the hotel/conference center suggests, this will be in Columbus, Ohio, USA.
Brad Swaile hails from Vancouver, Canada. He was 31 years old when he took the lead role in the English dub Death Note anime. It's his voice that launched a thousand parodies on a theme of, 'I take this potato chip and EAT IT!'
A little known fact is that he reprised the role of Light Yagami for the English dubs of the Death Note Live Action movies.
In addition to Death Note, Brad Swaile has provided the voices for:
When he's not acting, Brad Swaile utilizes his degree in Graphic and Visual Design by working as an illustrator.
If you wish to chat with him at Matsuricon 2014, you will need to pre-register for the event. Here's Brad in action as Light:
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