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アナ Ana
Anna Alola.png
Gender Female
Eye color Green
Hair color Teal
Hometown Unknown
Region Alola
Anime debut Racing to a Big Event!
English voice actor Emily Jenness
Japanese voice actor Azu Sakura

Anna (Japanese: アナ Ana) is a recurring character who appeared in the Pokémon anime. She appears in several roles throughout the Sun & Moon series, all related to televised events.



In Racing to a Big Event!, Anna worked as the announcer of the Pokémon Pancake Race.

In Getting the Band Back Together!, Anna was seen on a television screen, working as the newscaster of a TV news. She read the story that DJ Leo's Dugtrio had gone missing.

In Mallow and the Forest Teacher!, Anna was the reporter that came to Aina's Kitchen to interview Abe for TV. This caused Mallow to storm out, having had enough.

In Mounting an Electrifying Charge!, Anna was the announcer of the Charjabug race.

In A Dream Encounter!, Anna announced the fifteenth annual "Alola Woman of the Year" award during a new broadcast. The award ultimately went to Professor Burnet.

In The Professors' New Adventure!, Anna attended the wedding of Professor Kukui and Professor Burnet.

In Securing the Future!, Anna was filming Hala during the Manalo Festival. She later joined the rest of Alola in showering Necrozma with light so it could return to its normal form.

In This Magik Moment!, Anna was seen filming a broadcast when a newly-evolved Gyarados ran past her.

In SM115, Anna was the stage presenter of Aether Paradise, when Professor Kukui announced the Alola League.

In SM119, Anna was the announcer and host of the Vikavolt race.


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This listing is of Anna's known Pokémon in the anime:

Anna's Magnezone
Magnezone is Anna's only known Pokémon. She used it to fly on as she hosted the Pokémon Pancake Race.

Magnezone reappeared in Mounting an Electrifying Charge!, where it was used to fly around the arena during the Charjabug race.

None of Magnezone's moves are known.

Debut Racing to a Big Event!
Voice actors
English Bill Rogers

Voice actors

Language Voice actor
Japanese 桜あず Azu Sakura
English Emily Jenness
Finnish Ella Tarvonen (SM013, SM039-present)
Saara Lehtonen (SM023)
Polish Agata Góral (SM013, SM039, SM041)
Magdalena Wasylik (SM023)
Spanish Latin America Diana Nolan
Spain Sandra Jara (SM013)
Elena Palacios (SM023)
Mayte Mira (SM039-present)


  • Dub closed captions simply refer to her as an announcer in Racing to a Big Event! and as a newscaster in Getting the Band Back Together!.


Language Name Origin
Japanese アナ Ana From announcer
English, Spanish Anna Same as Japanese name
Italian Milena
Chinese (Mandarin) 安娜 Ānnà Transliteration of her Japanese name

Anime characters
Protagonists Ash KetchumPikachuMistyTogeticBrockTracey SketchitMayMaxDawnPiplupIrisAxewCilanSerenaClemontBonnieDedenneLanaKiaweLillieSophoclesMallowRotom Pokédex
Rivals GaryRitchieHarrisonDrewHarleyMorrisonTysonSolidadPaulNandoZoeyKennyConwayBarryUrsulaTobiasTripBiancaBurgundyStephanGeorgiaCameronVirgilAriaAlainMietteTiernoShaunaTrevorNiniSawyerGladionHoracio
Antagonists JessieJamesMeowthWobbuffetGiovanniButchCassidyDr. NambaMatoriPierceDr. ZagerGozuTabithaMaxieShellyArchieHunter JSaturnCyrusMarsJupiterCharonColressAldithGhetsisBarretMalamarLysandreMableCelosiaAlianaXerosicBryonyTuppZippRappPlumeriaGuzmaViren
Professors Professor OakProfessor IvyProfessor ElmProfessor BirchProfessor RowanProfessor CarolinaProfessor JuniperDr. FennelCedric JuniperProfessor SycamoreProfessor KukuiProfessor Burnet
Relatives Delia KetchumDaisyVioletLilyJames's parentsNanny and Pop-PopFlintLolaForrestBrock's siblingsNormanCarolineJohannaChiliCressGraceMeyerLana's fatherLana's motherHarper and SarahRangoSimaMimoKiawe's grandfatherMohnLusamineGladionSophocles's parentsMolayneAbeMallow's motherUlu
Supporting Ho-OhOfficer JennyNurse JoyMagikarp salesmanJigglypuffTodd SnapCharles GoodshowCaseyGranbullLizaSakuraLanceLarvitarRaoul ContestaMr. SukizoStevenVivian MeridianRobertScottLilian MeridianSolanaMarianLake guardiansYuzoRhondaCynthiaReggieAngieLookerIzzy and CaraLyraKhouryDon GeorgeAlderLukeFreddy O'MartianIngoEmmetMeloettaJervisNAnthea and ConcordiaPorterAlexaSophieCosetteClembotSanpeiMairinAstridDianthaGurkinnMonsieur PierrePalermoKeananMalvaSquishyZ2Guardian deitiesBewearSamson OakAnelaStoutlandHobbesNinaAnnaLakiOranguruDanaYansuLight trioWickeFabaUltra BeastsGrandpa ForestIlimaAcerolaDiaGym LeadersElite FourCoordinatorsFrontier BrainsPerformersIsland KahunasRecurring wild PokémonMany temporary characters

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