A report from Mexico has confirmed that Diana Perez, the Spanish dub actress best known for providing the voice of Jessie in the Spanish dub of Pokemon, passed away in April 2021. She was 51 years old at the time of her passing. As of this writing, no cause of death has been announced.
Perez’s anime credits also included Luffy in One Piece, Kagura in Inuyasha, and Mitzy Nohara in Crayon Shin-chan. She also lent her voice for video games, including providing the voice for Kaguya in Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 and Julia Anderson in Kinect Rush: A Disney Pixar Adventure.
Recently, Perez has branched out into directing and other aspects of the entertainment industry.