Anime Expo has announced that anime director Seiji Mizushima will be a Guest of Honor at this year's convention. Mr. Mizushima will participate in a meet-and -greet, an autograph signing, and a focus panel. Mr. Mizushima's credits include Generator Gawl, Fullmetal Alchemist, Shaman King, Slayers Next, and Mobile Suit Gundam 00 the Movie: A Wakening of the Trailblazer.

Anime Expo is taking place July 1-4, 2011 at the LA Convention Center.

Lesley Aeschliman