mari shimizu

The cover for the 2015 book “鉄腕アトムと共に生きて―声優が語るアニメの世界“. In it, Mari Shimizu (voice actress for Atom in the 1963 and 1980 series, as well as Mars in Jetter Mars) reminisces about her time in the voice acting industry, as well as her life up until the time of the book being written.

This book can be purchased on Amazon Japan (keep in mind that the book is in Japanese).

Atom’s original voice actress turns 81!

Mari Shimizu, who voiced Atom in the 1963 and 1980 series of Astro Boy, as well as Mars in Jetter Mars, turns 81 on June 7th! Happy Birthday to her!