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KAORI (born February 28, 1976) is a Japanese voice actress who provides several voices for the Japanese version of the Pokémon anime. Her most famous role is that of Haruka.


KAORI was born in Kanagawa, Japan.

She had used the stage name Midori Kawana (Japanese: 川菜翠) until December 1999; she had used the name Akiko Kawana (Japanese: 川菜明子) prior. In the Diamond & Pearl series she is credited as Kaori Suzuki.

On Pokémon

KAORI's most prominent role in Pokémon is May. She played that character until the end of the Advanced Generation series, when May left the series. She returned to voicing May when she returned briefly during the Diamond & Pearl series.



Musical appearances in Pokémon

Famous non-Pokémon roles


  • She was credited as 鈴木カオリ Kaori Suzuki when May returned during the Diamond & Pearl series.
  • She is currently a member of the band, Spunky Strider.
  • Kaori is the name of a traditional Japanese clothing.

External link

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