Chris Ayres

Chris Ayres 2014


Guest Panels
Meet Chris Ayres! (Saturday)
Adventures in ADR: Life on Both Sides of the Booth with Emily Neves and Chris Ayres (Saturday)
From the New World Screening with Chris Ayres and Emily Neves (Saturday)

Autograph Session
Chris Ayres (Saturday)
Chris Ayres & Emily Neves (Sunday)

Christopher Ayres has been working professionally in theatre, television and film since the age of 6. His work has been seen regionally, nationally and on Broadway. He currently works as an A.D.R. director at Sentai Film Works, and as a voice actor has worked for Sentai Film Works, ADV films, Amusement Park Media, New Gen Pictures, Okratron 5000, and FUNimation Entertainment.

As an A.D.R. Director his credits include: From the New World, Maria Holic, Maria Holic Alive, AKB0048 Second Stage, Kokoro Connect series and O.V.A., Little Busters, Say “I love you.”, Shining Hearts, Another, Mysterious Girlfriend X, Dusk Maiden of Amnesia, Battle Girls, Bodacious Space Pirates, Majikoi: Oh! Samurai Girls, all three of the Hakuoki series and O.V.A., Intrigue in the Bakumatsu, Book of Bantorra, Planzet, ef: a tale of memories, ef: a tale of melodies, Night Raid 1931, Nerima Daikon Brothers, Xenosaga: The Animation, Magikano, Mermaid Melody Pichi Pichi Pitch, and assistant director for The Wallflower and Tsuritama.

Some of the roles as a voice actor Chris is best known for are Kei Kourono in Gantz, Frieza in Dragon Ball Z Kai, Arthur in Tears to Tiara, Suitengu in Speed Grapher, The Covenant Commander in Halo: Legends, Von Kampfer in Trinity Blood, Hayashimizu in Full Metal Panic? Fummofu, Prince Soma in Black Butler, Yaminami in Peacmaker, Takada Shingin in Sengoku Basara, DJ Plugman in Air Gear, and Sid in Devil May Cry. His voice can also be heard in Elfin Lied, Golgo 13, Phi-Brain, B-Toom, Diamond Daydreams, and Fairy Tale, to name a few.

Chris also works as a professional fight director and has enjoyed bringing his workshop “Mock Combat for Cosplay” to many conventions. You can learn more about Chris by visiting his website www.christopherayres-va.com.