Press Releases

November 9, 2011

News for Anime USA 2011:

Anime USA guests Laura Bailey and Travis Willingham no longer attending

Due to professional commitments, Laura Bailey and Travis Willingham will be unable attend Anime USA 2011. Both guests collaborated on a video expressly for Anime USA fans to apologize.

"Anime USA, we wish we could be there, and we'll miss you guys very much," said Willingham in the video.

Both Bailey and Willingham hope to attend Anime USA in the future.

Watch the video on Anime USA's YouTube channel:

About Anime USA: In 1999 Anime USA began as a northern Virginia convention started by fans, and in 2004 become a non-profit educational organization. Our mission is to educate the public about and promote Japanese arts and popular culture. As in the beginning, we remain a convention of fans, by fans, and for fans. Anime USA is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit.

Anime USA 2011 will be held November 18-20 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City in Arlington, VA. For more information and to register for the convention, visit us at