STARS of ANIMATION Panel – Wizard World Virtual Experiences 2021

Voice actors Lauren Tom (Futurama), Olivia d’Abo (Invader Zim), William Salyers (Regular Show), Nikki SooHoo (Shimmer and Shine) and Deedee Magno Hall (Steven Universe) gave a virtual panel through Wizard World Virtual Experiences 2021 to talk about the amazing animated shows they’ve been character in, their careers and to answer fan questions.

Lauren Tom portrayed Amy Wong in Futurama and is also known for voice acting in Disenchantment, Teen Titans Go!, Star Trek: Lower Decks, Young Justice and live action roles in The Joy Luck Club, Friends, Andi Mack, Last Man Standing, Pretty Little Liars, Supernatural and Barbershop.

Olivia d’Abo is the voice of Tak / Tak’s ship / computer in Invader Zim and is also known for Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Generator Rex, Justice League, Justice League Unlimited, Disney’s the Legend of Tarzan, Batman Beyond and live action roles in Party of Five, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Code Black, Point of No Return and Conan the Destroyer.

William Salyers is Rigby in Regular Show, but is also known for Avengers Assemble, Ant-Man, Spider-Man, Mary Shelley’s Frankenhole, Moral Orel and live action roles in Judging Amy, Bedazzled, Northern Exposure and Strong Medicine.

Nikki SooHoo is Princess Samira in Shimmer and Shine, but is also known for roles in Star Wars Resistance, Rage 2 and live action roles in Heathers, Class Act, Bring It On: Fight to the Finish, Stick It, The Lovely Bones and The Resident.

Deedee Magno Hall is Pearl in Steven Universe, but is also known for roles in Greys Anatomy, Goliath, Ching Chong Blues, Fallout 76, Doc McStuffins and Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit. She is also known for parts in musical theater in productions such as Miss Saigon and Wicked.

Panel moderated by Victor Dandridge, who can be found on Twitter at

To learn more about Wizard World Virtual Experiences 2021 and the autographs, one-on-one video chats and recorded messages that are available for purchase, please visit

About Kyle Williamson

"Captain" Kyle Williamson is a cosplayer, actor, writer, fan and author of "The Elements of Cosplay: The Costume and Beyond." He has also interviewed hundreds of actors, authors and cosplayers and has moderated panels for conventions such as Wizard World, Retro Con, Terrificon, Farpoint and Shore Leave to name a few. You can follow him on Twitter @captainkylepa and Instagram @captainkylephilly.

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