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- If you were looking for the character of the day from Dreaming a Performer's Dream! with the Japanese name of Kaori, see Kayleigh.
KAORI (born February 28, 1976) is a Japanese voice actress for the Pokémon anime. Her most famous role is that of May.
KAORI was born in Kanagawa, Japan.
She had used the stage name Midori Kawana (Japanese: 川菜翠) until December 1999; she had used the name Akiko Kawana (Japanese: 川菜明子) prior. In the Diamond & Pearl series she is credited as Kaori Suzuki.
KAORI's most prominent role in Pokémon is May. She played that character until the end of the Advanced Generation series, when May left the series. She returned to voicing May when she returned briefly during the Diamond & Pearl series.
Musical appearances in Pokémon
Famous non-Pokémon roles
- She was credited as 鈴木カオリ Kaori Suzuki when May returned during the Diamond & Pearl series.
- She is currently a member of the band Spunky Strider.