Famous Japanese Voice Actors

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 1 Makoto Shinkai

Makoto Shinkai
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Famous As: Film director, Voice actor, Animator, Screenwriter
Birthdate: February 9, 1973
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Japanese

 2 Mako Iwamatsu

Mako Iwamatsu
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 10, 1933
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Japanese, American
Died: July 21, 2006

Japanese-American actor Makoto Iwamatsu, or Mako, is remembered for his Academy Award- and Golden Globe-nominated role of Po-Han in The Sand Pebbles. He also appeared in Conan the Barbarian, Conan the Destroyer, and Seven Years in Tibet. He delivered a Tony-nominated performance in Pacific Overtures and co-founded East West Players.

 3 Haruma Miura

Haruma Miura
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Famous As: Actor, Singer, Voice actor, Child actor
Birthdate: April 5, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Japanese

 4 Hiroshi Kamiya

Hiroshi Kamiya
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Famous As: Voice actor
Birthdate: January 28, 1975
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Japanese

 5 Mamoru Miyano

Mamoru Miyano
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Famous As: Actor, Singer, Seiyū, Child actor
Birthdate: June 8, 1983
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Japanese

 6 Kana Hanazawa

Kana Hanazawa
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Famous As: Voice Actress
Birthdate: February 25, 1989
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Japanese

 7 Nobuhiko Okamoto

Nobuhiko Okamoto
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Famous As: Seiyū, Singer
Birthdate: October 24, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Japanese
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 8 Daisuke Ono

Daisuke Ono
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Famous As: Voice Actor
Birthdate: May 4, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Japanese

 9 Yoshitsugu Matsuoka

Yoshitsugu Matsuoka
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Famous As: Voice Actor
Birthdate: September 17, 1986
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Japanese

Yoshitsugu Matsuoka is a Japanese singer and voice actor from Hokkaido. Best known for voicing popular animated characters like Kazuto Kirigaya, Sorata Kanda, Arata Kasuga, and Masamune Izumi, Yoshitsugu Matsuoka holds the Guinness World Record for the most unique sound bites produced by a voice actor.

 10 Takahiro Sakurai

Takahiro Sakurai
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Famous As: Voice Actor
Birthdate: June 13, 1974
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Japanese

 11 Takehito Koyasu

Takehito Koyasu
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Famous As: Seiyū, Singer
Birthdate: May 5, 1967
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Japanese

 12 Tomokazu Sugita

Tomokazu Sugita
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Famous As: Seiyū
Birthdate: October 11, 1980
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Japanese

 13 Takuya Kimura

Takuya Kimura
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 13, 1972
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Japanese

Takuya Kimura is a Japanese actor, radio personality, and singer. He is best known for his association with SMAP, one of East Asia's best-selling boy bands. After starting his career as a singer, Kimura found considerable success as an actor, which catapulted him to stardom and turned him into a Japanese icon. His acting skills have earned him several awards.

 14 Natsuki Hanae

Natsuki Hanae
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Famous As: Voice actor
Birthdate: June 26, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Japanese

 15 Junichi Suwabe

Junichi Suwabe
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Famous As: Voice actor
Birthdate: March 29, 1972
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Japanese

 16 Miyuki Sawashiro

Miyuki Sawashiro
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Famous As: Voice Actor
Birthdate: June 2, 1985
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Japanese
Her voice role as Puchiko in the English version of Leave it to Piyoko made Japanese voice actor Miyuki Sawashiro the first from her country to reprise a Japanese voice role in its English dubbed version. She had started learning English during her time in Pennsylvania in high school.

 17 Rie Kugimiya

Rie Kugimiya
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Famous As: Voice actress
Birthdate: May 30, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Japanese

 18 Rie Takahashi

Rie Takahashi
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Famous As: Voice Actress
Birthdate: February 27, 1994
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Japanese
Japanese voice actor and singer Rie Takahashi is best known for her work in the anime series Seiyu's Life! She has voiced major characters in video games and anime films and series, such as Megumin in KonoSuba, Takagi in Teasing Master Takagi-san, and Hu Tao in Genshin Impact

 19 Kaito Ishikawa

Kaito Ishikawa
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Famous As: Voice Actor
Birthdate: October 13, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Japanese
Initially, when Kaito Ishikawa decided to become a voice actor, his parents were against him, which made him fund his own voice-acting training through part-time jobs. The Seiyu Award-winning voice actor is known for his work in video games, films, and anime/manga series, such One Punch Man and Tokyo Ghoul.

 20 Ayane Sakura

Ayane Sakura
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Famous As: Voice Actress
Birthdate: January 29, 1994
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Japanese
Japanese voice actor Ayane Sakura soared to fame with her voice work in manga and anime projects such as Is the Order a Rabbit? and My Hero Academia. The Seiyu Award-winning artist has earned the nickname Ayaneru because of her love for sleeping in her spare time.

 21 Masako Nozawa

Masako Nozawa
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 25, 1936
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Japanese

 22 Yoshimasa Hosoya

Yoshimasa Hosoya
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Famous As: Voice actor
Birthdate: February 10, 1982
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Japanese

 23 Maaya Uchida

Maaya Uchida
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 27, 1989
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Japanese

 24 Tetsuya Kakihara

Tetsuya Kakihara
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Famous As: Singer, Seiyū
Birthdate: December 24, 1982
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Japanese

 25 Hikaru Midorikawa

Hikaru Midorikawa
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Famous As: Voice actor
Birthdate: May 2, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Japanese

 26 Yūki Ono

Yūki Ono
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Famous As: Voice actor
Birthdate: June 22, 1984
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Japanese

 27 Kōichi Yamadera

Kōichi Yamadera
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Famous As: Actor, Seiyū, Tarento
Birthdate: June 17, 1961
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Japanese

 28 Ken Shimura

Ken Shimura
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: February 20, 1950
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Japanese
Died: March 29, 2020

 29 Sōichirō Hoshi

Sōichirō Hoshi
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Famous As: Singer, Seiyū
Birthdate: May 30, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Japanese

 30 Yūko Miyamura

Yūko Miyamura
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Famous As: Actor, Engineer, Seiyū, Director of audiography, Audio engineer
Birthdate: December 4, 1972
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Japanese

 31 Yûji Ueda

Yûji Ueda
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Birthdate: June 15, 1967
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Japanese

 32 Kōhei Miyauchi

Kōhei Miyauchi
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Famous As: Actor, Seiyū
Birthdate: August 4, 1929
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Japanese
Died: June 2, 1995

 33 Yō Inoue

Yō Inoue
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Famous As: Seiyū, Broadcast writer, Oracle, Dancer
Birthdate: December 4, 1946
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Japanese
Died: February 28, 2003

 34 Kōichi Kitamura

Kōichi Kitamura
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Famous As: Actor, Seiyū
Birthdate: December 18, 1931
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Japanese
Died: October 2, 2007

 35 Yūji Takada

Yūji Takada
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Famous As: Actor, Seiyū
Birthdate: January 10, 1960
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Japanese

 36 Yō Yoshimura

Yō Yoshimura
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Famous As: Actor, Seiyū
Birthdate: July 10, 1954
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Japanese
Died: November 27, 1991