Ranma Saotome is a 16-year old boy from the Ranma 1/2 manga series by Rumiko Takahashi. He was trained by his childhood of martial arts. As a result of an accident during a training journey, he is cursed to become a girl when splashed with cold water, but hot water will change him back into a boy.
Ranma appears in Anime: Evolution in his red-headed girl form as La Mime. In the television series, he is a mime who currently helps some of the characters who are out of luck with the use of pantomime. It is revealed that he is mute due to the fact in an episode, he could not speak but instead mouthing words when the officials were looking for the legendary "pink-geek".