Obi Frostips, Victor Mignogna
Victor Joseph Mignogna was born in Greensburg Pennsylvania. He was always interested in drama film musicacting and majored in Film in college. Vic spent approximately ten years acting in independent films and composing transposing and producing music for ad agencies TV series and movies. In 1998 through a connection from a work associate at the time Vic made his debut as Vega in Street Fighter 2 under ADV Films. Vic enjoyed the anime dubbing experience and continued working for ADV. Soon he landed his first main character role as Gawl in Generator Gawl. Over time Vic also began working for FUNimation Entertainment and moved from Houston Texas to Los Angeles California to continue work there in late 2008. Vic In February 2019 studios Funimation and Rooster Teeth cut ties with Mignogna after a number of sexual harassment allegations surfaced. Mignogna has denied the allegations and filed a lawsuit against Funimation and several individuals in April 2019 alleging defamation and tortious interference however the case was dismissed on October 2019. Vic has continued his music career releasing five albums Selah original piano music Metafiction original music including the animerelated songs Nothing I Wont Give Fullmetal Alchemist and Soldier A saluting the generic soldiers of anime If These Walls Could Talk original music a Christmas album including 2 original songs and Selah II the sequel to Selah also original piano compositions. His sixth album which is a remix album remixing some of his original songs and some popular songs is set to be released in February of 2010. This album also contains Vics English version of the Brothers Theme from Fullmetal Alchemist and the English version of the D.N.Angel opening theme True Light both of which are licensed. Vic has now appeared in approximately 150 anime series and video games and has sung many English dub theme songs most notably in the FUNimation dub of One Piece. He is best known for his roles as Edward Elric from Fullmetal Alchemist Tamaki Suoh from Ouran High School Host Club Broly from Dragon Ball Z Fai D. Flowrite from Tsubasa Chronicle Zero Kiryu from Vampire Knight Spirit Death Scythe from Soul Eater Dark Mousy from D.N.Angel Kurz Weber from Full Metal Panic and Ikkaku Madarame from Bleach. He made his directorial debut in Claymore in which he also plays the role of Rigaldo. Vic won Best Actor at the AmericanAnimeAwards for his role of Edward Elric in Fullmetal Alchemist.