Maaya Sakamoto (坂本 真綾, Sakamoto Maaya?), born March 31, 1980) is a Japanese singer-songwriter, actress, and voice actress. She voices Aerith Gainsborough From Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children and Crisis Core -Final Fantasy VII- and also Lightning from Final Fantasy XIII and its sequels.
|Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children||Aerith Gainsborough||2005|
|Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core||Aerith Gainsborough||2007|
|Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children Complete||Aerith Gainsborough||2009|
|Final Fantasy XIII||Lightning||2009|
|Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy||Lightning, Aerith Gainsborough||2011|
|Final Fantasy Type-0||Diva||2011|
|Final Fantasy XIII-2||Lightning||2011|
|Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII||Lightning||2013|
|World of Final Fantasy||Lightning||2016|
|Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia||Lightning, Aerith Gainsborough||2017|
Related Square Enix projectsEdit
- Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos - Julia Crichton
- Kingdom Hearts series - Aerith Gainsborough
- Soul Eater - Crona
- Black Butler - Ciel Phantomhive
- The 3rd Birthday - Aya Brea
She is best known for providing voices for Haruhi Fujioka in Ouran High School Host Club series. and Lunamaria Hawke in Gundam Seed Destiny series. She also voiced Princess Elise from Sonic the Hedgehog (2006).
- Maaya Sakamoto is married to fellow voice actor Kenichi Suzumura, who voiced Zack Fair and Jack. Both of them won the male and female character popularity polls respectively.