Mike got his start in anime as one of the first voice actors in Texas to be hired by FUNimation Productions in 1997, and has since moved on to become a Director, Script Writer, and Line Producer for numerous anime series.
Notable roles include Master Roshi and Yajirobe in Dragon Ball, Dragon Ball Z and Dragon Ball Z: Kai, Baby and Baby-Vegeta in Dragon Ball GT, Goemon in Lupin The Third (Movie Specials), Ritsu Sohma in Fruits Basket, Lt. Jean Havoc in Fullmetal Alchemist and Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Cain in Trinity Blood, Buggy the Clown in One Piece, “Ranka” Fujioka in Ouran High School Host Club, Tybalt in Romeo x Juliet, Hyuuga in Evangelion: You Are (Not) Alone and You Can (Not) Advance, as well as various roles in Yu Yu Hakusho, Galaxy Railways, Nerima Daikon Brothers, Burst Angel, Desert Punk, Hetalia, Kiddy Grade, and many others.
As an ADR/Voice Director, Mike has worked on such series and films as Fullmetal Alchemist, Fullmetal Alchemist: Conqueror Of Shamballa, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Dragon Ball Z, Eden of the East, Vexille, Yu Yu Hakusho, Mushi-Shi, Case Closed, Dragon Ball, Gunslinger Girl: Il Teatrino, One Piece, Trinity Blood, Summer Wars, and Evangelion: You Are (Not) Alone and You Can (Not) Advance. ADR Scriptwriting credits include Fullmetal Alchemist, Kodocha, Trinity Blood, Solty Rei, Mushi-Shi, and the uncut versions of Dragon Ball Z. Line Producer credits include Hetalia, Casshern Sins, Ouran High School Host Club, and Linebarrels of Iron.
Mike is also an accomplished improv comedian, musician, and has appeared in numerous commercials, video games, and independent films, including The Rage Within, House Of The Generals, Placebo, and the award-winning Shtickmen.
For more information, check out his web site at www.mikemcfarland.com.
Mike look forward to seeing all his fans at both the Brisbane and Melbourne shows and will be appearing each Saturday 10.30am to 5.30pm and each Sunday 11am to 5pm for autographs and signings. He will be conducting at least one publically accessible Q&A panel during the course of each expo and a concert at both expos.
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