Erica Schroeder, sometimes credited as Bella Hudson, is an American voice actress best known for voicing Lyserg Diethel in both anime adaptations of Shaman King, Devos in World of Warcraft: Shadowlands, Emma Frost in Joss Whedon’s Astonishing X-Men, Ilvira in Secret Magic Control Agency, and Cheese and Cat in Boy Girl Dog Cat Mouse Cheese.
Schroeder was the original English language voice of Blaze the Cat in Sonic the Hedgehog. Other roles she is known for are Luffy in One Piece (4Kids dub), Mai Valentine, Akiza Izinski, Dark Magician Girl in Yu-Gi-Oh, and Nurse Joy and Eevee in Pokémon. She has been a major presence in the world of animation and has voiced over 250 roles for video games and animation since 2002. She is set to appear as Elita in Signe Baumane’s animated feature, My Love Affair with Marriage, in late 2021, with Cameron Monaghan and Emma Kenney of Shameless, and Matthew Modine of Stranger Things. She was in the original casts and cast albums of Jane Eyre and Shout! The Mod Musical. She is the mother of voice actress Madigan Kacmar, who appeared in the Golden Globe and Oscar-nominated Mirai and is married to composer Kenneth Kacmar.