Gorō Naya

Gorō Naya (納谷悟朗, Naya Gorō, November 17, 1929 – March 5, 2013) was a Japanese actor, voice actor, narrator and theatre director from Hakodate, Hokkaidō. He was a drop-out of the legal education division of Ritsumeikan University. He was connected to Theatre Echo. He was the older brother of actor and voice actor Rokurō Naya. He was the husband of actress and voice actress Kachiko Hino. He is best known for providing the voice of Inspector Kōichi Zenigata in the Lupin III franchise and for dubbing over the voices of actors Clark Gable, Charlton Heston and John Wayne in the Japanese-language editions of their films. He died on March 5, 2013, at age 83, due to chronic respiratory failure.

Gorō Naya
Born(1929-11-17)November 17, 1929
DiedMarch 5, 2013(2013-03-05) (aged 83)
OccupationActor, voice actor, narrator, theatre director
Years active1951 – 2012
Known for
Spouse(s)Kachiko Hino Naya (wife)
RelativesRokurō Naya (younger brother)


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  1. ^ "Goro Naya - 67 Character Images | Behind The Voice Actors". behindthevoiceactors.com. Check mark indicates role has been confirmed using screenshots of closing credits and other reliable sources.
  2. ^ "ノー・エスケイプ[吹]". Star Channel. Retrieved July 6, 2019.
  3. ^ "続・夕陽のガンマン/地獄の決斗". Star Channel. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  4. ^ Galbraith IV 2007, 01:10:18.
  5. ^ "マジェスティック(2001)". Star Channel. Retrieved February 16, 2020.
  6. ^ "1984<HDニューマスター版>". Zeque Productions. Retrieved September 17, 2019.


  • Galbraith IV, Stuart (2007). Monster Zero Audio Commentary (DVD). Classic Media.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)

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