Hiroko Kasahara (笠原 弘子 Kasahara Hiroko) is a Japanese seiyuu born February 19, 1970 in Tokyo. She debuted in Vifam as Kasha... when she was just 12 years old.
Mrs. Kasahara's most usual roles are soft-spoken young girls, usually of The Ojou or Naive Everygirl type. She's also an Idol Singer (Sang Ending Theme ~ Shadow Hearts from Shadow Hearts) and a musical actress (she plays Retsu Unohana in the Bleach musical).
Notable roles by Hiroko Kasahara
- Fuu Hououji in Magic Knight Rayearth
- Naomi Armitage in Armitage III (Playing Against Type, natch)
- Sayo Mutou/Magdaria in Rurouni Kenshin.
- Ami Kurimoto in DNA 2
- Sakura Tomoe in Weiss Kreuz
- Princess Azalyn in Irresponsible Captain Tylor
- Ishtar in Macross II
- Princess Rose in Yu-Gi-Oh! GX
- Oniyuri Kageyama in Hyakko
- Nanako Misonou in Oniisama e....
- Akanegasaki Sora in Ever 17
- Hinako Shiratori from Ultimate Teacher. (also Playing Against Type)