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Tōru Furuya

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Tōru Furuya (古谷 徹 Furuya Tōru?) is a veteran narrator and seiyū (voice actor) born on July 31, 1953 in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. As a child, he was a member of Gekidan Himawari, a children's acting troupe. He is currently employed by the talent management firm Aoni Production. Furuya is most known for the roles of Amuro Ray (both in the original Mobile Suit Gundam and its following Gundam sequels), Hyouma Hoshi (Kyojin no Hoshi), Pegasus Seiya (Saint Seiya), Yamcha (Dragon Ball Z), Kyosuke Kasuga (Kimagure Orange Road), and Mamoru Chiba/Tuxedo Mask (Sailor Moon). He is also the first and only seiyu who has provided a Japanese voice for Mario. He also used a pseudonym Noboru Sōgetsu (蒼月 昇 Sōgetsu Noboru?) in the cast of Mobile Suit Gundam 00 for Ribbons Almark's role (but used his real name in the narration role). Both the narration role and Ribbons mark Furuya's first role in a non-Universal Century Gundam series. Shuichi Ikeda who played Char had his earlier with Gilbert Durandal in Gundam SEED Destiny. He was a best friend of the late Hirotaka Suzuoki and is noted to be friends with Ikeda. He was at one time married to fellow seiyuu Mami Koyama but amicably divorced in 1983. He later married seiyuu Satomi Majima, who was the other main character of Stop!! Hibari-kun!. Description above from the Wikipedia article Tōru Furuya, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jul 31, 1953 In Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Sailor Moon: Make Up! Sailor Senshi
Latest Project:
Movie One Piece: Stampede 2019-08-09
Known For
Movie Sailor Moon: Make Up! Sailor Senshi Tuxedo Mask/ Mamoru Chiba 2020
Movie One Piece: Stampede Sabo (voice) 2019-08-09
Movie Detective Conan Zero the Enforcer 'Bourbon' (voice) 2018-04-13
Movie Koukyoushihen: Eureka Seven - Hi-Evolution 1 Adorokku (voice) 2017-09-16
Movie Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin V – Clash at Loum Amuro Ray (voice) 2017-10-01
Series Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Ribbons Almark 2007-10-06
Series Dragon Ball Z Yamcha 1989-04-26
Movie Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack Amuro Ray 1988-03-12
Movie Dragon Ball: Sleeping Princess in Devil's Castle Yamcha 1987-07-18
Movie Saint Seiya: Evil Goddess Eris Seiya (voice) 1987-07-18
Series Kimagure Orange Road Kyosuke Kasuga 1987-04-06
Movie Prefectural Earth Defense Force Hiroaki Morita (voice) 1986-03-21
Movie Windaria Izu (voice) 1986-07-19
Series Dragon Ball Yamcha (voice) 1986-02-26
Movie Bavi Stock II: The Revenge of Eyesma -Beyond The Throbbing Love- Bavi Stock 1986-10-11
Movie Super Mario Brothers: Great Mission to Rescue Princess Peach Mario 1986-07-20
Series Saint Seiya Seya 1986-10-11
Movie Eleven Cats and an Albatross 1986-08-27
Series A Little Princess Sara Jim 1985-01-06
Movie Odin: Starlight Mutiny Jiro Ishige 1985-08-10
Movie Bavi Stock I: Fated to Be A Target Bavi Stock 1985-12-20
Series Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam Amuro Ray 1985-03-02
Series Katri, Girl of the Meadows Martti Halmich (voice) 1984-01-08
Series Video Warrior Laserion Takashi Katori 1984-03-04
Movie Papa Mama Bye Bye Older brother (voice) 1984-07-23
Movie Harmagedon: The Great Battle with Genma Jô Azuma (voice) 1983-03-12
Movie Space Battleship Yamato - Final Chapter Tasuke Tokugawa 1983-03-19
Series Nanako SOS Shuuichi Iidabashi 1983-04-02
Movie Queen Millennia Daisuke Yamori / La Els Milyu (voice) 1982-03-11
Movie Andromeda Stories Jimsa (voice) 1982-08-21
Movie Mobile Suit Gundam III: Encounters in Space Amuro Ray 1982-03-13
Movie Mobile Suit Gundam I Amuro Ray 1981-03-14
Series The Swiss Family Robinson: Flone of the Mysterious Island Fritz Robinson 1981-01-04
Movie The Door Into Summer 1981-03-20
Series 名犬ジョリィ Jean 1981-04-07
Movie Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow Amuro Ray 1981-07-11
Series Queen Millennia Daisuke Yamori 1981-04-16
Movie Sea Prince and the Fire Child Sirius 1981-07-18
Series Do Your Best Genki Takashi Kazan 1980-07-16
Series Maeterlinck's Blue Bird: Tyltyl and Mytyl's Adventurous Journey Tyltyl 1980-01-09
Series Hana no Ko Lunlun Claude (voice) 1979-02-09
Series Mobile Suit Gundam Amuro Ray 1979-04-07
Movie Space Battleship Yamato: The New Voyage Tasuke Tokugawa 1979-09-10
Series Nobody's Boy: Remi Bob 1977-10-02
Series Ore wa Teppei 1977-09-12
Series UFO Robo Grendizer Cain 1975-10-05
Series Steel Jeeg Hiroshi Shiba 1975-10-05