Tia Lynn Ballard
May 11, 1986
Paris, Texas, U.S.
|Other names||Mikala Vallemo|
|Education||Paris Junior College|
|Occupation||Voice actress, ADR director|
Tia Lynn Ballard (born May 11, 1986) is an American voice actress and ADR director affiliated with Funimation. Some of her notable roles are Zero Two from Darling in the Franxx , Kusano from Sekirei , Rin Ogata in Rideback , Mizore Shirayuki from Rosario + Vampire , Nanami Momozono from Kamisama Kiss , and Happy from Fairy Tail .
Ballard grew up in Paris, Texas.She developed an interest in voice acting when she attended a local anime convention, seeing the panel of voice actors, and learned that Funimation was only two hours from her hometown. While attending Paris Junior College, she was a participant in the Disney College Program, after which she changed her major to theatre. Ballard graduated in 2006 with an associate degree in theatre and art.
Ballard's first voice acting gig was at Funimation where she worked with Monica Rial.She played Young Asim in Dragonaut: The Resonance . She later had a larger role as Rachel Calvin in Linebarrels of Iron .
Outside of voice acting, Ballard has co-created a Super Mario Bros. -themed online comic called Koopasta.
|2010||Rin: Daughters of Nmenosyne||Ruon Kamiyama|
|2010||Strike Witches||Amaki Suwa|
|2008||Rosario + Vampire series||Mizore Shirayuki|
|2011||Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood||Shao May|
|2012||Cat Planet Cuties||Eris|
|2012||Tenchi Muyo! War on Geminar||Maria Nanadan|
|2012||Freezing||Elizabeth Mably, Ticy Phenyl||As Abigail Hartman|
|2013||Last Exile: Fam, the Silver Wing||Alvis Hamilton|
|2013||Sankarea: Undying Love||Rea Sanka|
|2013||Maken-ki! series||Inaho Kushiya|
|2013||Little Busters!||Komari Kamikita|
|2013||Aquarion Evol||Sazanka Bianca|
|2013–present||High School DxD||Serafall Leviathan|
|2014–15||Kamisama Kiss series||Nanami Momozono|
|2014||Attack on Titan||Hanna||Also Attack on Titan: Junior High|
|2014–present||Date A Live series||Yoshino|
|2014||WIXOSS series||Hitoe Uemura||Assistant ADR Director|
|2014||The Devil Is a Part-Timer!||Chiho Sasaki|
|2014–16||Log Horizon series||Nureha|
|2015||World Break: Aria of Curse for a Holy Swordsman||Maya Shimon|
|2015||Hyperdimension Neptunia: The Animation||Peashy||Replacing Sandy Fox|
|2015||Ultimate Otaku Teacher||Kotaro Araki|
|2015||Prison School||Mari Kurihara|
|2015||Sky Wizards Academy||Misora Whitale|
|2015||Seraph of the End||Taichi Hyakuya||Eps. 1–3, 10|
|2016||Lord Marksman and Vanadis||Titta||Assistant ADR Co-Director|
|2016||No-Rin||Natsumi "Becky" Bekki|
|2016||Dimension W||Mana Ayukawa||Ep. 6|
|2016||Black Butler: Book of Circus||Beast|
|2016||And You Thought There Is never a Girl Online?||Nanako Akiyama / Sette|
|2016||Aokana: Four Rhythm Across the Blue||Reiko Satoin|
|2016||Rage of Bahamut: Genesis||Amira|
|2016||Garo: The Animation||Garm||Assistant ADR Director|
|2016||Gonna be the Twin-Tail!!||Mega Neptune Mk. II|
|2016||Puzzle & Dragons X||Devi|
|2016||The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.||Kokomi Teruhashi|
|2016||Alderamin on the Sky||Hisha||Ep. 9|
|2016||Love Live! Sunshine!!||ADR Script Writer|
|2016||Orange (manga)||Rio Ueda||Ep. 3|
|2016||Danganronpa 3: The End of Hope's Peak High School: Future Arc||Daisaku Bandai|
|2016||Monster Hunter Stories: Ride On||Avinia|
|2016||Kiss Him, Not Me||ADR Director, Script Writer|
|2016||Castle Town Dandelion||Aoi Sakurada|
|2016||Aquarion Logos||Shoko Iwagami|
|2016||My Love Story!!||Rinko Yamato|
|2017||Dragon Ball Z Kai||Marron|
|2017||Dragon Ball Super||Marron, Caway|
|2017||Hand Shakers||Tazuna's Mother|
|2017||The Saga of Tanya the Evil||Mary Sioux|
|2017||Masamune-kun's Revenge||Sonoka Kaneko||Ep. 1|
|2017||Myriad Colors Phantom World||Kurumi Kumamakura|
|2017||Chain Chronicle: The Light of Haecceitas||Pirika||ADR Director|
|2017||The Royal Tutor||ADR Director|
|2017||Convenience Store Boy Friends||Kokono Minowa|
|2017||Alice & Zoroku||Sanae Kashimura|
|2017||Sakura Quest||Shiori Shinomiya|
|2017||KanColle: Kantai Collection||Akagi|
|2017||In Another World with My Smartphone||Ellen Urnea Ortlinde||ADR Director|
|2017||Juni Taisen: Zodiac War||Assistant ADR Director (ep. 4)|
|2017||New Game||Hajime Shinoda|
|2017||A Centaur's Life||Michi Inukai|
|2017||Konohana Kitan||Iori (Weaving Girl)|
|2018||Magical Girl Spec-Ops Asuka||Abby|
|2018||Darling in the Franxx||Code:002 / Zero Two|
|2018||Overlord||Entoma Vasilissa Zeta|
|2018||Bloom Into You||Yuu Koito|
|2018||Space Battleship Tiramisu||PAC2-AR|
|2018–present||My Hero Academia||Tomoko Shiretoko / Ragdoll|
|2018||Kakuriyo: Bed and Breakfast for Spirits||Co-ADR Director|
|2019||Magical Girl Raising Project||Sister Nana|
|2018||The Master of Ragnarok & Blesser of Einherjar||Efil, Epheria|
|2018||B't X||J'Taime||2018 Dub|
|2018||Lord of Vermilion: The Crimson King||Julia Ichijo|
|2018||Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card||Fanren Li|
|2018||That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime||Shuna|
|2018||Zombie Land Saga||Assistant ADR Director|
|2019||The Quintessential Quintuplets||Itsuki Nakano|
|2019||My Roommate Is a Cat||Assistant ADR Director (ep. 9)|
|2019-present||Fruits Basket (2019)||Kagura Sohma|
|2019||Kono Oto Tomare! Sounds of Life||ADR Director|
|2019||Nichijou||Assistant ADR Director|
|2019||Arifureta: From Commonplace to World's Strongest||Yue|
|2019||Cautious Hero: The Hero Is Overpowered but Overly Cautious||Tiana||Assistant ADR Director|
|2019||Kemono Michi||Assistant ADR Director|
|2020||ID - Invaded||Muku|
|2020||Toilet-Bound Hanako-kun||Nene Yashiro|
|2020||Grisaia: Phantom Trigger||Izumi Yamamoto|
|2020||Uzaki-chan Wants to Hang Out!||ADR Director, as Mikala Vallemo|
|2010||Summer Wars||Kana Jinnouchi|
|2012||Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos||Karina|
|2012||Fafner in the Azure: Dead Aggressor: Heaven and Earth||Miwa Hino|
|2012||Blood-C: The Last Dark||Hiro "Tsuki" Tsukiyama|
|2012||Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo||Midori Kitakami|
|2012||Fairy Tail the Movie: Phoenix Priestess||Happy|
|2013||Shakugan no Shana: The Movie||Marianne|
|2014||One Piece Film: Z||Young Z|
|2015||Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F'||Marron|
|2017||Fairy Tail: Dragon Cry||Happy|
|2010||Comic Jumper: The Adventures of Captain Smiley||Geisha Puppets, Hent High Students, "I Love U" (vocals)|
|2012||Borderlands 2||Generic Female 3|
|2015||Dragon Ball Xenoverse||Time Patroller|
|2016||Street Fighter V||Jianyu, Telephone Voice, Marlowe|
|2016||Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2||Time Patroller|
|2017||Orcs Must Die! Unchained||Ivy|
|2017||Akiba's Beat||Riyu Momose|
|2018||Them's Fightin' Herds||Velvet|
|2019||Borderlands 3||Killavolt Fangirl|
|2020||Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot||Marron|
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Stars Tia Ballard (Eris) and Brittney Karbowski (Manami) give us an intimate look at their time recording Cat Planet Cuties. They discuss their time in the booth, their favorite moments, and autograph a special prize pack for one lucky fan.
At least the dub was decent. Tia Ballard does a great job saying "Aye" a million times in a million ways as Happy.