Voice actress and singer Minako Kotobuki made a heartwarming announcement on her blog, revealing that she has tied the knot with someone outside the entertainment realm, her longtime companion. She took a moment to express her heartfelt gratitude to all those who have supported her since she first ventured into the industry as a child. Whether it was her iconic characters, soulful music, or captivating concerts, their unwavering support continues to bring joy to her life every single day.
In March 2020, Kotobuki embarked on a transformative year-long study trip to the United Kingdom, where she delved into language and drama.
Remarkably, she balanced her voice acting commitments while overseas, even venturing into the world of YouTube with a channel exploring her observations on English culture. Additionally, she embarked on memorable visits to the beloved locations from the K-ON! movie and made a delightful appearance as a correspondent on the NHK BS Premium program, Itoshii Paris (Dearest Paris).
With an impressive list of anime roles to her credit, including Asuka Tanaka in Sound! Euphonium, Tsumugi Kotobuki in K-ON!, and Karina Lyle in Tiger & Bunny, Kotobuki’s talent shines across diverse characters. Notable performances also include Rikka Hishikawa in Glitter Force Doki Doki, Sweety in Fairy gone, Rickert in Berserk, Mizuki Kanzaki in Aikatsu!, Tōko Nanami in Bloom Into You, and Mitsuko Kongō in A Certain Scientific Railgun.
A prominent figure in the world of anime music, Kotobuki has been part of the four-member voice actress and idol group, Sphere. Their enchanting melodies have graced beloved anime such as Bakuman. 3, Zakuro, Natsu-iro Kiseki, Squid Girl Season 2, Hatsukoi Limited, and Hanasaku Iroha – Blossoms for Tomorrow.
With her marriage news spreading joy among fans worldwide, Minako Kotobuki’s journey continues to inspire and uplift, as she stays true to her passions and appreciates the unwavering support from her adoring fans.