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Vic Mignogna is an American actor and musician known for his voice-over work in the English dubs of Japanese anime shows, the most notable being Edward Elric from the Fullmetal Alchemist series, for which he earned the American Anime Award for Best Actor in 2007.
Vic Mignogna Bio
Vic Mignogna Full name Victor Joseph Mignogna was born on 27 August 1962 in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States.
He grew up in Greensburg, Pennsylvania. Mignogna graduated from Liberty University with a degree in television and film production.
Vic helped produce and arrange some of the songs on DC Talk’s eponymous first album.Mignogna taught drama and speech in Jacksonville, Florida, and was an officer with the Ocean City Police Department.
he moved to Houston, Texas, In 1990 where he was a film and video production instructor at The Art Institute of Houston. In 1993, he was a contestant on American television talent show Star Search, on which he sang “Worth Waiting For”.
Vic Mignogna Career
While working in video production with John Gremillion in Houston, Mignogna got involved in voice acting in anime at ADV Films.
Vic made his debut as Vega in the video game based anime series Street Fighter II V. He started attending anime conventions, where he contacted Funimation and landed the voice role of Broly in the Dragon Ball films.
In 2007, the American Anime Awards presented Mignogna with an award for Best Actor for his work on Fullmetal Alchemist.
Vic Mignogna often gains attention for his role in Fullmetal Alchemist, and he attends between 15 and 25 conventions each year. One of His career goals was “to record at all of the major places where dubbing is done.
Mignogna said he was “the first ADV voice actor to record at Funimation in Dallas and then I was the first to go to New York”.
Mignogna has also recorded in Los Angeles; he tried out for Bleach and received the part of Ikkaku Madarame. In non-anime productions, he voiced Qrow Branwen in the American web series RWBY.
In addition to voice acting, Mignogna has been involved in production for music, sound, and video.He has produced hundreds of jingles for commercials.
Mignogna was a worship leader with Houston’s First Baptist Church. He has sung the U.S. national anthem at several Houston Astros baseball games.
As a musician, He has released several albums, some of which feature English cover versions of anime songs from shows including One Piece and the Dragon Ball series. He also handled some of the ADR direction for the English dub of Claymore, in which he voices Rigaldo.