The budo-kan It is one of the great events in Guayaquil on anime culture, that is, animation of Japanese origin. For this reason, in each edition of this festival the voices that give life to the beloved fictional animated characters born in Japan cannot be missing.
In Ecuador and Latin America, many of these characters have been immortalized thanks to the work of dubbing actors from the region and, as is the Budokan tradition, they cannot miss each edition of the festival. The festival that also pays tribute to cosplay, comics, kpop and more will take place this Saturday, Sunday, October 2 at the Palacio de Cristal in Guayaquil, from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
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In this 2022, the guests in this line are Eduardo ‘Lalo’ Garza, Gerardo Vasquez, Gerardo Reyero and Jose Luis Orozcowho have become the voice of the animations, movies and series of the childhood and adolescence of many.
Lalo Garza is a prolific Mexican voice actor (1976) who has become popular in numerous productions. He is best known for being the voice of Krillin in the Dragon Ball franchise; Josh Nichols’s in Drake & Josh; Gaara in the Naruto franchise; Francis in Malcolm in the Middle and Xander in The Cartoon House.
According to his information on social networks, Lalo Garza was preparing to travel to our country today to attend the event.
Gerardo Vasquez (1971) is another Mexican artist with decades of experience in the world of dubbing. He is recognized by his deep voice that he recorded for Meowth and the Narrator in the Pokémon franchise. He is also known for being the first voice of Nick Fury in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Roberto Sedinho in Supercampeones: Road to 2002 and Megatron in the Transformers franchise.
In addition to Pokemon, Vásquez has lent his talents to at least 60 other anime titles, as well as other animated series and movies. He is the usual Spanish voice for Samuel L. Jackson and Dwayne Johnson.
Gerardo Reyes (1965), originally from Puebla, specializes in giving his voice to serious older men and villains, although he occasionally plays lighter roles as well. He is best remembered for his characterization of Frieza in the Dragon Ball franchise, Han Solo in the Star Wars saga, Capitanazo in The House of Drawings, and Stanley Ipkiss / The Mask in The Mask of Jim Carrey.
Reyero has more than 250 titles under his charge as a dubbing actor. He is the usual Spanish voice for actors Liam Neeson, Steven Seagal, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ron Perlman.
Joseph Louis Orozco (1958) has been a dubbing actor since 1985, counting to his credit with more than 200 voice jobs. He is the voice of Buzz Lightyear in the Toy Story franchise, Lord Voldemort in the Harry Potter saga from the 4th movie, Bills in the Dragon Ball franchise, and Grandpa Max Tennyson in the Ben 10 franchise.
He is the father of fellow voice actors Luis Fernando Orozco, Alejandro Orozco, and Andrea Orozco.
Orozco in the recurring voice of actors Michael Douglas, Tim Allen, Paul Giamatti, among others.
The beloved actors will converse with the Budokan attendees in this order: Gerardo Vásquez and Jorge Luis Orozco will be on the main stage of the event on Saturday, October 1, at 4:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m., respectively. While Gerardo Reyero and Eduardo Garza will do the same on Sunday, October 2, at 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Tickets to the meeting have a value of $10 per person. For sale on the Meet2go app and website, as well as at Geekstore and Taisuki Taiyaki.