Who is Laura Bailey?
Laura Bailey is a famous name in the entertainment industry. She is an American voice actress and voice director. She is best known for providing her voice for English-language versions of anime, animation, and video games. Her notable characters of voicing include, Make Albarn in an animated series “Soul Eater” in 2008 and also for the portrayal of Chun Li in “Street Fighter” in 2012. She has also voiced in the anime including, “Trunks,” “Fruits Basket Lust,” and Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Shinnosuke Shin Nohara. She had also voiced Rayne in the “Blood Rayne” franchise. Bailey has also voiced in several Marvel projects as Black Widow, as Catwoman in “Batman: The Telltale Series,” as Supergirl in “In Justice 2” and as Mary Jane Watson in “Spider-man.”
|Celebrated Name||Laura Bailey|
|Profession||Voice Actress, Voice Director|
|Birth Date||May 28, 1981|
|Birth Place||Biloxi, Mississippi, US|
|Parents||Father: John Bailey
Mother: Laura Greet
|Net Worth||$2 million|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m)|
|Weight||54 kg (142 lbs)|
|Body Measurements||34-25-35 inches|
Bailey was born in Biloxi, Mississippi, United States, on May 28, 1981. She is currently 39 years old. She is a daughter to mother, Laura Greet, and to father, John Bailey. Her zodiac sign is Gemini. She now lives in Los Angeles, California, United States. Her nickname is Elle Deets.
Nationality and Physical Statistics
Bailey is American by nationality and is of the white race.
Besides that, Bailey stands at the height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) and weighing about 54 kg (142 lbs) with the body measurement of 34-25-35 inches. Additionally, her hair color is brunette, and her eye color is hazel.
Early Life of Laura Bailey
Laura Bailey studied in Wheatley Park School. She later attended Collin Country Community College in Plan, Texas. She got inspired to go into acting after watching a making-of Dawson’s Creek special where they interviewed Katie Holmes. Later, Laura attended the theatre program at her university, where she participated in productions of Suburbia, Through a Glass Onion and Don’t Rock the Jukebox.
Bailey started her career after Kent Williams invited her to an audition for Funimation. She portrayed the lead character of Kid Trunks on “Dragon Ball Z” with a raspy voice. She then cast for the featuring role in the first project of Funimation “Blue Gender” as Marlene Angel. Likewise, she also voiced the starring character, Tohru Honda, in the anime “Fruits Basket” and later also voiced as Sana Kurata in “Kudocha” and as Luts in Fullmetal Alchemist.
Working with Funimation for about four years, Bailey started directing ADR, She worked for “Blue Gender: The Warrior” and also some episodes of Japanese detective manga series, Case Closed. She landed her directing skills in a manga, “Gunslinger Girl,” which was her first major ADR Directing project. She also voiced the character in the project as Henrietta. After this project, she started working as a line producer for the Funimation dub of “Shin-Chan” and provided a voice for the title character.
In 2008, she featured in a 3D animated biopunk thriller action film, “Resident Evil: Degeneration.” She also played the role of Angela Miller in the film alongside Roger Craig Smith and Paul Mercier. Besides providing a voice for TV series, she also made numerous voice performances in a video game. Her performances include “Blood Rayne,” “Klonoa,” “Tale of Vesperia,” “Final Fantasy XIII,” and Game of Thrones. She has also voiced in several Marvel projects as Black Widow, as Catwoman in “Batman: The Telltale Series,” as Supergirl in “In Justice 2” and as Mary Jane Watson in Spider-man. In 2020, she voiced video games, including Marvel’s “Avenger” and “The Last of Us Part II.”
Bailey has been associated with many films in the entertainment industry and has accomplished her name in many nominations with several awards. She had won BVTA People’s Choice Voice Acting Award for “Best Vocal Ensemble in an Anime Television Series” from “Persona 4: The Animation” and “Hellsing Ultimate” in 2013, from “Fire Emblem: Awakening” in 2014, from “Dragon Ball Z” in 2015 and from “Dragon Ball Kai” in 2018. Bailey had also earned BTVA People’s Choice Award for “Best Female Lead Vocal Performance in a Video Game” from “Batman: The Telltale Series” in 2017. In 2019, she got the title “Supporting Performance in a Drama” from “Spider-Man” in NAVGTR Awards.
Personal Life of Laura Bailey
Laura got married to her longtime boyfriend, fellow voice actor, Travis Willingham, on September 25, 2011, in an intimate private ceremony. The two are also the proud parents of their son, Ronin Willingham, who was born on June 28, 2018. The family currently lives in Los Angeles.
Previously, she had also shared a room with voice actor and director, Colleen Clinkenbeard, while both were working at Funimation. She later moved to LA in 2007. After a couple of years, Laura met her future husband, Travis, and began dating.
Laura has an active Instagram account as @laurabaileyvo with 315 thousand followers and a twitter account as @LauraBaileyVo with 511.9 thousand followers. She also owns a Facebook account as @LauraBaileyVoice with 54,714 likes and 86,345 followers.
Laura Bailey is living a luxurious life with her family. She is a famous voice actress, and the director has earned a lot of money as well as fame. Bailey currently has about $2 million approximately.