Shino Kakinuma was born in October 27, 1965 in Tokyo, Japan. She graduated from Kunitachi College of Music Senior High School. Ms. Kakinuma's debut in voice acting was in the popular anime series Urusei Yatsura by Rumiko Takahashi.
Ms. Kakinuma's major anime roles include "Naru Osaka" in Sailor Moon, "Videl" in Dragon Ball Kai, and "Iku" in Mushishi: The Next Chapter. In addition to her anime roles, she has provided her voice to numerous television and radio programs, games, and drama CDs.
Ms. Kakinuma's hobbies include traveling around the world, going on drives, fishing, and building dioramas. She lives with her husband Toshio Furukawa, and their two Shih Tzus, Asuma and Ace, whose namesakes are characters voiced by her husband.
Convention Guest Appearances
- A-Kon 2018 - June 7-10, 2018 in Fort Worth, TX
- Taiyou Con 2018 - January 5-7, 2018 in Mesa, AZ
- Otakon 2017 - August 11-13, 2017 in Washington, DC
- Harucon 2017 - March 12, 2017 in Jerusalem, Israel
- AnimeFest 2016 - August 12-15, 2016 in Dallas, TX
- Anime Boston 2016 - March 25-27, 2016 in Boston, MA
- Otakon Vegas 2015 - January 16-18, 2015 in Las Vegas, NV