Winners of the 8th Annual Seiyu Awards

The organizers for the 8th Annual Seiyu Awards have announced the winners.

Best Lead Actor Award
Award for best leading performances from an actor during the year

  • Yuuki Kaji

Best Lead Actress Award
Award for best leading performances from an actress during the year

  • Rina Satou

Most Votes Award

  • Hiroshi Kamiya

Best Supporting Actor Award
Award for best supporting performances from an actor during the year

  • Yoshimasa Hosoya

Best Supporting Actress Award
Award for best supporting performances from actresses during the year

  • Yui Ishikawa

Best New Actor Award
Award for noteworthy performances from an actor who debuted within the last five years

  • Kaito Ishikawa
  • Daiki Yamashita

Best New Actress Award
Award for noteworthy performances from actresses who debuted within the last five years

  • Maaya Uchida

Best Singing Award
Award for singing by a voice actor or actress under own name or in a role

  • Mamoru Miyano

Special Merit Award
Award for late performers who contributed to many genres, especially foreign works, over the years

  • Kenji Utsumi (1936-2012)
  • Ryoko Kinomiya (1937-2013)

Merit Awards
Award for the seiyū who have contributed to many genres, especially foreign works, over the years

  • Rokuro Naya
  • Keaton Yamada

Synergy Award
Award for maximizing the appeal of voice-acting in a work as a whole

  • Girls und Panzer (Representative: Mai Fuchigami)

Kei Tomiyama Award
Award for the male performer who broadens the profession of voice acting in every form of media

  • Shinichiro Miki

Kazue Takahashi Award
Award for the female performer who broadens the profession of voice acting in every form of media

  • Kotono Mitsuishi

Kids/Family Award
Award selected by children

  • Kumiko Higa
  • Anpanman (Representative: Kei Toda and Representative: Ryusei Nakao)

Source: ANN

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