Akane Omae (大前 茜 Ōmae Akane) is the Japanese voice actor of Chihiro and Miruchi (as well as a tennis girl from ep. 10, and "Female Student B" from ep. 19) in the Azumanga Daioh anime. She was born on 21 August 1982 in Saitama Prefecture, Japan. She retired from her voice acting job in 2010. Aside from Azumanga Daioh, she has appeared in shows such as Hamtaro, Kaleido Star, Negima!, One Piece and The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya. Her blood type is O.