The official website for Aikatsu Friends!, the ongoing third installment of BN Pictures’ idol-themed anime franchise Aikatsu!, announced on August 10 that it will hold “Aikatsu Friends! Miracle Voice Actress Audition,” an open audition for a voice actress to voice and sing as a new idol character. 17-year-old Akane Matsunaga, who has been playing one of the protagonist girls in the anime, Aine Yuuki, was also the Grand Prix winner of “The Next Generation Miracle Voice Actress Audition” held last summer.
The winner is guaranteed to make her voice actress/singer debut in the ongoing TV anime Aikatsu Friends!, to release her character song debut CD from BANDAI NAMCO Arts, and to make an exclusive contract with HoriPro International. The applicants must be be older than 15 years old or younger than 20 years old as of March 31, 2019. No previous voice actress/singer experience is required. Any nationality is allowed to apply (Japanese conversation skills are needed).
Applications will be accepted between 11:00 on August 16 and 23:59 on September 13 (JST).
An application form will be opened on the site on August 16. Then a primary audition will be held
in Tokyo on September 22 and 23. After a three-day training camp examination on September 28-30,
the final round of the audition will be held also in Tokyo on October 6. If you have a dream to become
a professional anime voice actress/singer in Japan, this must be a great opportunity!
“Aikatsu Friends!” key visual
©2018 Aikatsu Friends! Miracle Voice Actress Audition Executive Committee Office
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