Pokémon: is dead Kumiko Okae, a voice talent Agent Jenny
A beloved japanese actress known in the world of anime and television series, died from COVID-19.
We are talking about Kumiko Okae, whose real name is Kumiko Owada, who died of complications of pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus on 23 April in a hospital in Tokyo. He was 63 years old, refers to Nippon.
Well-known in the community of Pokémon have played the character of officer Jenny in the movie “Pokémon: Lucario and the mystery of Mew”, Okae was also a popular actress and tv presenter in Japan.
From when she debuted as an actress in 1975, she appeared in dramas and variety shows, such as “Renso Game” on NHK. He also presented the show only morning “Hanamaru Market” from 1996 to 2014 for Tokyo Broadcasting System Television Inc.
Other works of the voice talent included the role of Elina in the film “The dog of Flanders” and the mother of Haru in the project from Studio Ghibli called “the Cat Project” (1999), which would then become “the reward of The Cat”.
According to reports, Okae has developed a fever on April 3. When his condition worsened three days later, was rushed to a hospital in Tokyo. Subsequently is tested positive for COVID-19.
According to reports, Okae has been submitted to radiotherapy from January to February for the breast cancer that was diagnosed at the end of last year. It is believed that its immunity has been weakened by the therapy, making it more susceptible to a viral infection.
“We are very saddened and we can't believe it, it is very frustrating and we can't think of anything at this time,” said the family.
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