Lisa Ortiz

Lisa Ortiz

Date Of Birth: Dec 11, 1974
Birth Place: New York, USA

Popularity: 133rd All Time, 143rd This Week

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Trivia & Fun Facts:

  • Favorite Food: Pastilles 
  • Favorite Roles: Amy Rose, Lina Inverse, Shiori, Deedlit
  • Speaks both Spanish and English.

Quotes:

(When asked about doing voice acting in Ratatoing) "The thing that disturbs me the most about this is... is that you've heard of it."

Other Professions:

Voice Producer at DuArt Film and Video

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THE VOICES OF Lisa Ortiz

Credits On BTVA: 129 Roles from 81 Titles  [ Only show characters with sound clips ]

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    (49)
  • MOVIES
    (14)
  • GAMES
    (17)
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JMann
said at 4:54 AM on Thu May 5 2016
Love her voice for Amy Rose.
Joel the Pokekid
said at 3:17 PM on Sun Mar 13 2016
 1 Shout Out!
One of New York's best voice actresses.
Autovolt
said at 5:31 AM on Tue Mar 1 2016
 7 Shout Outs!
So she's going to be the new ADR director for Pokemon.

I really don't know how to feel about this.

I wish her luck on this.
Joel the Pokekid
said at 7:18 PM on Tue Mar 1 2016
@Autovolt Well there's one thing to be happy about. We know it's a voice actress's who has been working on the show since season 1. So I think she'll do at least an okay job.
HienFan
said at 9:13 PM on Sun Feb 21 2016
She sounds a bit like Veronica Taylor in her cuter roles but her mature roles are soooo sexy
SonofWat2
said at 5:01 AM on Tue Dec 15 2015
 1 Shout Out!
Happy B-lated B-day, Miss Ortiz!
OmegaRider99
said at 8:35 PM on Fri Dec 11 2015
 1 Shout Out!
Happy Birthday Lisa Ortiz true cute Amy Rose to be again as Amy Rose
rosebr10
said at 8:03 PM on Fri Dec 11 2015
 3 Shout Outs!
Looking back I think it was her Serenity that allowed me to lock on to her sound. Still no doubt Pokemon was, and still is, good bread and butter for her; Sabrina was the standout of her Kanto crew, though Lily the Spellcaster is one of my personal favorites. Even so a far greater spellcaster reigns supreme. Hmm, funny how that all lines up.

Anything left to say? Oh yeah.

Happy Birthday to the VA turned VO-Director. Long may she reign.
Autovolt
said at 2:07 PM on Fri Dec 11 2015
 3 Shout Outs!
Happy Birthday Lisa Ortiz!

Definitely another 4Kids VA I enjoyed hearing back when I was growing up. It's pretty crazy that she's been in the voice acting industry for almost 20 years now, especially making her debut in one of the major anime classics....The Slayers!

I've said this before here on this site that she was perfect as Lina Inverse in just about every way. Lina's such a fun female protagonist and character. She's a perfect balance of being funny, intelligence and nails the battle cries too. At an age when dubbing still hadn't been perfected, the first time I ever watched The Slayers, I felt the moment I heard Lisa's voice for Lina, I thought she was perfect from the get-go and considering how bad a lot of the supporting VA's were, especially like the original voices for Zelgadis, Amelia and Rezo were, it really says a lot, and of course she only kept getting better and better with each passing season.

She also doubled really nicely as The Lord of Nightmares too, showing off a bit more of a deeper tone that we really hadn't seen her do before. I wish she'd be able to play more characters in a voice or tone like that.

She was also excellent on Pokemon as gym leader Sabrina and Flannery....even her Oshawott was cute too, and I also loved her performances as Serenity Wheeler, Amy Rose, Jhanna, Rina, Anna and her Tony Tony Chopper was also another great example of the range she actually is capable of.
tmnisaac
said at 1:27 PM on Fri Dec 11 2015
 1 Shout Out!
Happy Birthday Lisa Ortiz!
HylianBelmont
said at 6:58 AM on Fri Dec 11 2015
Happy Birthday Lina:)
Marusero
said at 6:03 AM on Fri Dec 11 2015
Happy birthday, Lisa.
BlazeHeatnix
said at 1:00 AM on Fri Mar 27 2015
 2 Shout Outs!
I think her Amy is a little overrated. Her voice is cute but there's not much range. She uses the same voice for every emotion Amy has.
OmegaRider99
said at 8:25 PM on Thu Dec 11 2014
Happy Birthday Lisa Ortiz True Amy Rose I hope to be again
DravenRoth994
said at 12:00 PM on Thu Dec 11 2014
 1 Shout Out!
Happy Birthday Lisa, one of the best actresses in the NY scene. Even if I didn't care for 4kids dubs/shows, she was always one of the standouts to me, and gave some of the best performances. Great job as Amy Rose, Tony Tony Chopper, Lina Inverse, Sabrina, Serenity Wheeler, Alicia Whistle, Musa, Icy, Kaku Bunwa, Oshawott, Fletchling, and Tomomi among others!!!
DravenRoth994
said at 12:24 PM on Thu Dec 11 2014
@DravenRoth994 I messed up there a bit, I did like their dubs for Pokémon (the early episodes at least), and Yu-Gi-Oh (aside from some silly edits like changing the agents pointing their guns at Kaiba, to them.......pointing their fingers?!). Their dub for Winx Club was decent from the little I watched, and I liked their TMNT series too......from the little I watched.
Jared Delgado
said at 5:56 AM on Thu Dec 11 2014
Happy Birthday, Lisa, and great job as Amy Rose and Lina inverse.
UK-Otaku
said at 1:13 AM on Mon Dec 8 2014
 3 Shout Outs!
I wonder how Funimation got her to audition for Alicia in Blue Gender.
Kaizelle
said at 4:10 PM on Mon Dec 1 2014
 2 Shout Outs!
Lisa Ortiz, you were the BEST MUSA ever. Romi Dames is OK, but not as great as Lisa!
DravenRoth994
said at 8:17 PM on Wed Nov 12 2014
Saw a recent episode of Pokémon a while back. I recognized her as Korrina the minute she started talking. It's nice that she was brought back to the franchise, along with Jason Griffith, Ted Lewis, and David Brimmer among others!! Ever since the dissolve of 4kids, the NY actors have been on tough times!! How bittersweet!!!
DravenRoth994
said at 8:36 PM on Wed Nov 12 2014
@DravenRoth994 ^^ How the heck did it get like that??!! That's not how I spelt it, I assure you.
TylerMirage (Admin)
said at 9:45 PM on Wed Nov 12 2014
@DravenRoth994 Just some minor bugs. For some reason certain characters (such as apostrophes or accented letters) don't always appear properly.
DravenRoth994
said at 10:21 PM on Tue Jun 24 2014
 2 Shout Outs!
To those who say she lacks range, watch this:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ux6sN1xhJ0I&list=FLLyiMkAV0duLFtMm650pCNA&index=6

Sure, she may not be the most versatile actress, but she has far more range than she's given credit for. I didn't know she could do that. Though, that's mostly because I haven't heard enough of her work. Back when I watched 4kids, she was always one of the stand outs to me at the time. I'd like to hear more of her work at some point.
OmegaRider99
said at 9:07 PM on Tue Dec 10 2013
Happy Birthday again Lisa Ortiz best Amy Rose to be again
JTurner
said at 8:01 PM on Sun Aug 25 2013
Deedlit in "Record of Lodoss War" was the first time I ever heard her voice. It became and remains one of my favorite roles from her. Although I gotta say, her Lina Inverse is similarly terrific. Seriously, though, I've loved everything I've heard her voice in. She IS a seriously underrated voice actress; she has a lot more range and versatility than given credit for.
Russia
said at 4:24 AM on Sat Jul 6 2013
I love Lisa's work. X3
TheBlackHawk
said at 9:14 PM on Tue Dec 11 2012
Happy Birthday, Lisa! Best voice actress ever!
Fulgore2005
said at 2:28 PM on Tue Dec 11 2012
 1 Shout Out!
Happy birthday again, Lisa.
OmegaRider99
said at 12:51 AM on Tue Dec 11 2012
Happy Birthday Lisa Ortiz cute Amy Rose be again
AustinTheVoiceKing
said at 4:27 PM on Sat Aug 4 2012
Lis amazes me!
Fulgore2005
said at 6:07 AM on Sun Dec 11 2011
 1 Shout Out!
Happy birthday, Lisa :)
Brianabonifacio
said at 4:23 PM on Fri Jul 1 2011
I LOVED you as Amy Rose! No offense to anyone, but the new one is horrible and sounds like Minnie Mouse! You were and still are the best voice of Amy!
SailorGirl90
said at 8:30 PM on Wed Mar 2 2011
I really really want you back as Amy Rose Lisa, because Amy's new actor is (didn't mean to be a bit offensive) extremely awful!!! :'(
Your so awesome as Amy no matter what.
Thank You. ^_~
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Favorite Role
Who's your favorite Lisa Ortiz role? *
Amy Rose
36.8% (28 votes)
Lina Inverse
26.3% (20 votes)
Sabrina (Kanto Gym Leader)
7.9% (6 votes)
Deedlit
3.9% (3 votes)
Serenity Wheeler
3.9% (3 votes)
Mouyuu
3.9% (3 votes)
Shiori Takatsuki
2.6% (2 votes)
Tony Tony Chopper
2.6% (2 votes)
Patina
1.3% (1 vote)
Mitzi
1.3% (1 vote)
Ellis
1.3% (1 vote)
Rina
1.3% (1 vote)
Echidna
1.3% (1 vote)
Melona
1.3% (1 vote)
Oshawott (Ash's)
1.3% (1 vote)
Blair Flannigan
1.3% (1 vote)
Neesha
1.3% (1 vote)
76 Total Votes
VOICE COMPARES
Listen to other actors who have also voiced the following Lisa Ortiz characters.
Amy Rose
Amy Rose
Lina Inverse
Lina Inverse
Bunwa Kaku
Bunwa Kaku
Tony Tony Chopper
Tony Tony Chopper