19 Dec Troy Baker
Years Attended: 2009
A native of Dallas, Texas, Troy, once the lead singer for “Tripp Fontaine” (FMPM/Universal)
First began working as an actor in TV and Radiocommercials. He quickly became a mainstay voiceactor of the Anime community with such roles as”Frank Archer” in Full Metal Alchemist, “Abel Nightroad” in Trinity Blood, “Gennosuke” in Basilisk and “Action Bastard” in Shin Chan. Troy can also be heard in lead roles for blockbuster video game titles like the Brothers In Arms Franchise (Ubisoft), Bloodrayne 2 (Majesco), Aeon Flux (Majesco), Persona 4 (Atlus) Tales of Vesperia (namco), Resistance 2 (Insomniac), Trauma Center:New Blood (Atlus), and Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures (FunCom).
Troy has excelled in the on camera industry, as well. He has starred alongside Val Kilmer, Steve Zahn, Karl Urban, Elizabeth Banks, Lou Diamond Phillips, Glenn Morshower and Yancy Butler.
Not only has Troy hosted panels and hung with fans at conventions across the country, He was the host and co-producer for the hit TV reality show Anime Road Rage, which spotlighted the largest pop culture conventions, including Anime Expo, Anime Boston and ComiCon.
2009 will see the release of video game titles such as Red Faction: Guerrilla, where Troy leads the miner’s rebellion on mars as Alex Mason. He’ll be chased by Bill Murray, Dan Akroyd and Harold Ramis as he plays a myriad of ghosts and ghouls (including none other than”slimer”) in “the most anticipated video game of all time”, Ghostbusters.
Now residing in Los Angeles, Troy is excited to continue working on numerous projects this year including Call of Duty 6, Naruto, Bleach, and several other projects to be announced this year.