Japan World Heroes
The official Japan World Heroes website has updated with the announcement that William Winckler will be attending the the convention this year. For those who are unaware William Winckler is the founder of William Winckler Productions, which is known for producing the English versions of six films in the Ultraman franchise The films include: Mega Monster Battle Ultra Galaxy The Movie Ultraman Zero The Revenge of Belial Ultraman Saga Ultraman Ginga S The Movie Ultra Fight Victory Ultraman X The Movie William Winckler also provided the English dub voices of Ultraman X, Ultraman Taro, and Ultraman Hikari.
With the previous rounds of guest including Kamen Riders, Kaiju & Ultraman, it;s no surprise that we would be getting someone from the world of Sentai. Today JWH announced that the next guest for their 1st year would be Toei Suit Actor & Red Action Club member Hirofumi Fukuzawa. Fukuzawa has been a suit actor for many leads including Sentai (Gokai Red, Magi Green, Red Falcon), Kamen Rider (Kamen Rider Accel, Kabuto & Grongi), Chouseishin Series (Sazer Tarious, Riser Glen &, Lio-Sazer).
The official Japan World Heroes convention website has announced that Noboru Kaneko will be attending this year’s convention. For those who aren’t aware Noboru played Kakeru Shishi (GaoRed) in Hyakujuu Sentai Gaoranger. He also played Yoshito Chûjô in Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. The Japan World Heroes convention will be held at the Pasadena Convention Center on August 26-7th. More details about the convention can be viewed on the official website.