Biography: Urara Takano (her birth name Hisako Takayama) is a Japanese seiyu born in Chiba, on August 16th, 1961. She is 46 years old. She has voiced several popular characters in anime and video game series such as Maria Tachibana in Sakura Wars, several Pokemon in the Pokemon series, Kai Hiwatari in Beyblade, Marller in Ah! My Goddess, and several other characters. Her voice has also been performed in several of the openings and endings of anime she was cast in.