Voice actor Kouichi Yamadera
announced his marriage to singer and radio personality Robin Shouko Okada on his official Twitter on Monday. The two met on the set of Bay FM's radio program The BAY☆LINE
"After graduating from the radio program, I realized the importance of her existence and we started dating," he said. "Considering my age, I can only thank her for her decision to get married." He asks that his fans watch over the two warmly as they start their new life together.
This is Yamadera's third marriage. He was previously married to voice actresses Mika Kanai
(1993-2006) and Rie Tanaka
(2012-2018). His notable roles as a voice actor include Spike Spiegel in Cowboy Bebop
, Ryouji Kaji in Neon Genesis Evangelion
, and Kouichi Zenigata in the Lupin III
franchise since Lupin III vs. Detective Conan: The Movie
. He is currently affiliated with Across Entertainment.
Okada began her career in entertainment as an idol in the girl group Ciao Bella Cinquetti (formerly The Possible) in 2006, and remained with the group until it disbanded in 2018. She became a regular on the radio program 60 TRY Club
in 2014 and, since the dissolution of the girl group, has also become a regular on The BAY☆LINE
. She is currently represented by Up-Front Create.
Source: Oricon News