Taeko Kawata (川田 妙子 Kawata Taeko?), née Taeko Yamada (山田 妙子 Yamada Taeko?, born 20 March 1965), is a seiyū who was born in Tokyo. She was once employed by 81 Produce. Now, she is a freelancer. Her name is sometimes misromanized as Taeko Kawada. She is the Japanese voice actress of Amy Rose in both the Sonic the Hedgehog series|Sonic the Hedgehog games and the anime series Sonic X.
- Azuki-chan (Kaoru Nishino)
- Cardcaptor Sakura (Yuuki Tachibana)
- Casshern Sins (Niko)
- Chibi Maruko-chan (Toshiko Tsuchihashi)
- Cosmic Baton Girl Comet-san (Rababou)
- D.Grayman (Level 4 Akuma)
- D.N.Angel (Mio Hio, Emiko Niwa (child))
- Dr. Slump (2nd series) (Arale Norimaki)
- Futari wa Pretty Cure Max Heart (additional voices)
- Futari wa Pretty Cure Splash Star (Queen Filia)
- Hamtaro (Mineko-chan, Yume-chan)
- Konjiki no Gash Bell!! (Rushka)
- Little Snow Fairy Sugar (Kanon)
- One Piece (Milia)
- Pita-Ten (Shino)
- Princess Nine (Nene Mouri)
- R.O.D the TV (Hisami Hishiishi)
- Sailor Moon series (Momoko Momohara)
- Seraphim Call (Tanpopo Teramoto)
- Sonic X (Amy Rose)
- Tokyo Mew Mew (Ringo Akai)
- Naruto (Yoshino Kaede)
- Wolf's Rain (Neige)
- Crash Bandicoot series (Pura)
- Sonic the Hedgehog series|Sonic the Hedgehog series except in Sonic Shuffle (Amy Rose)
- Soul Calibur III (Young woman 2)
- Tales of Phantasia (Suzu Fujibayashi)
- Tokyo Mew Mew PlayStation game (Ringo Akai)
- Some of Taeko's favorite foods includes the Japanese pancake, burning meat sushi, and ice cream.
- Taeko stands at 155 centimeters tall (5 feet, 1 inch).
- Her blood type is O.