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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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Born:
Jul 31, 1953 In Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
65
First Appeared:
In the series UFO Robo Grendizer 1975-10-05
Latest Project:
Series Arcade Gamer Fubuki 2019
Known For
Filmography
Series Arcade Gamer Fubuki 2019
Movie Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer Tōru Amuro (voice) 2018-04-13
Movie One Piece Gold Sabo (voice) 2016-07-23
Movie El Detectiu Conan 20: Malson de negre pur Rei Furuya 2016-04-16
Movie Episode of Sabo: The Three Brothers' Bond - The Miraculous Reunion Sabo 2015-08-22
Series Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin 2015-02-28
Movie Rakuen Tsuihou - Expelled from Paradise Alonzo Percy (voice) 2014-11-15
Movie Sekaiichi Hatsukoi Movie Kirishima Zen (voice) 2014-03-15
Movie Bola de Drac Z 14: La batalla dels déus Yamcha (voice) 2013-03-30
Series 聖闘士星矢Ω Pegasus Seiya 2012-04-01
Movie Bleach: Hell Verse Shuren (voice) 2010-12-04
Movie 宇宙戦艦ヤマト 復活篇 Tasuke Tokugawa 2009-12-12
Movie Bola de Drac Z Especial 06: Ei! El retorn d'en Son Goku i els seus amics Yamcha 2008-10-01
Series Casshern Sins Casshern 2008-10-01
Series Sands of Destruction Toppy Topuran 2008-07-07
Series Mobile Suit Gundam 00 Ribbons Almark 2007-10-06
Movie Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam A New Translation III: Love is the Pulse of the Stars Amuro Ray (voice) 2006-03-04
Movie Paprika Tokita Kohsaku 2006-10-01
Series 闘牌伝説アカギ~闇に舞い降りた天才~ 2005-10-04
Series Knights of the Zodiac 2003-08-30
Movie Gundam Evolve 2001-08-13
Movie Sailor Moon S the Movie: Hearts in Ice Mamoru Chiba / Tuxedo Mask (voice) 2000-05-23
Movie Sailor Moon R: The Movie Tuxedo Kamen / Mamoru Chiba 2000-02-08
Movie Pokémon: The First Movie: Mewtwo Strikes Back Sorao (''Corey'') 1999-11-06
Movie Sailor Moon Super S: Ami's First Love Mamoru Chiba 1995-12-23
Series Marmalade Boy 1994-03-13
Movie Super Dimensional Fortress Macross II: The Movie Feff 1993-06-04
Series 美少女戦士セーラームーン Mamoru Chiba/Tuxedo Mask (voice) 1992-03-07
Movie The Ultimate Esper "R" 1991-10-24
Series Dragon Ball Z Yamcha 1989-04-26
Movie Saint Seiya: Warriors of the Final Holy Battle Seiya (voice) 1989-03-18
Movie Saint Seiya: The Heated Battle of the Gods Seiya (voice) 1988-03-12
Movie Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack Amuro Ray 1988-03-12
Movie Kimagure Orange Road: I Want to Return to That Day Kyosuke Kasuga (voice) 1988-10-08
Movie Saint Seiya: Legend of Crimson Youth Seiya 1988-07-23
Movie One Pound Gospel Kousaku Hatanaka 1988-12-02
Movie Saint Seiya: Evil Goddess Eris Seiya (voice) 1987-07-18
Movie Bola de Drac 02: La Bella Dorment al castell del mal Yamcha 1987-07-18
Series Kimagure Orange Road Kyosuke Kasuga 1987-04-06
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 Bola de Drac Yamcha (voice) 1986-02-26
Movie Bavi Stock I: Fated to Be A Target Bavi Stock 1985-12-20
Movie Odin: Starlight Mutiny Jiro Ishige 1985-08-10
Series Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam Amuro Ray 1985-03-02
Series A Little Princess Sara Jim 1985-01-06
Series Katri, Girl of the Meadows Martti Halmich (voice) 1984-01-08
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
Series 特装機兵ドルバック Masato Mugen 1983-06-29
Movie Mobile Suit Gundam III: Encounters in Space Amuro Ray 1982-03-13
Movie Sea Prince and the Fire Child Sirius 1981-07-18
Movie Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow Amuro Ray 1981-07-11
Series Queen Millennia Daisuke Yamori 1981-04-16
Series Meiken Jolie Jean 1981-04-07
Movie Mobile Suit Gundam I Amuro Ray 1981-03-14
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
Movie Space Battleship Yamato: The New Voyage Tasuke Tokugawa 1979-09-10
Series Mobile Suit Gundam Amuro Ray 1979-04-07
Series Majokko Tickle Akira 1978-03-06
Series 家なき子 Bob 1977-10-02
Series Steel Jeeg Hiroshi Shiba 1975-10-05
Series UFO Robo Grendizer Cain 1975-10-05