Kana Hanazawa

Kana Hanazawa (Japanese: 花澤香菜 Hanazawa Kana) is a Japanese voice actress for the Pokémon anime.

Kana Hanazawa


Hanazawa was born on February 25, 1989 in Tokyo, Japan, and became a voice actress as a teenager. She joined the Pokémon anime, voicing May during the Pokémon Omega Ruby and Pokémon Alpha Sapphire Animated Trailer before going on to voice Chloe during Pokémon Journeys: The Series. In addition to her work as a voice actress, she is also a singer. Hanazawa is married to fellow voice actor Kensho Ono. She is currently affiliated with talent agency Office Osawa, and she won both the Best Supporting Actress and Best Voice Actress during in 9th Seiyu Awards and Newtype, respectively.

Pokémon roles




Other animation

Other non-Pokémon roles

Anime series

Anime films

Video games


  • Hanazawa's favorite Pokémon is Slowpoke.

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  This article is part of Project VA, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each voice actor of the Pokémon anime.