Best Known for: Team JNPR, RWBY
Neath Oum is a Cambodian-American voice actor known for playing the role of Lie Ren in the international hit series RWBY and is the brother of the series’ creator, Monty Oum. Following Monty Oum’s passing, Rooster Teeth approached Neath to help the show his brother created continue and step into his brother’s shoes as the voice of Lie Ren.
Neath eagerly accepted the opportunity to help carry on his brother’s work and has been voicing Lie Ren ever since Volume 3 of the series. He also went on to voice the character in RWBY Chibi, RWBY: Amity Arena and RWBY: Grimm Eclipse.
Neath is originally from Providence, RI but he currently lives in Tokyo, Japan, the anime capital of the world! You can find him on Twitter under the handle @neath_oum.