Hidekatsu Shibata

Hidekatsu Shibata (柴田 秀勝, Shibata Hidekatsu, born March 25, 1937) is a Japanese actor, voice actor and narrator from Asakusa, Tokyo who is affiliated with Aoni Production. He was a classmate of former prime minister Yasuo Fukuda at Azabu High School.[1] Shibata is married to fellow voice actress Akiko Sekine.

Hidekatsu Shibata
柴田 秀勝
Hidekatsu Shibata at Anime North 20140711.jpg
Hidekatsu Shibata at Anime North 2014
Born (1937-03-25) March 25, 1937 (age 83)
Occupation
Years active1957–present
AgentAoni Production
Notable work
Height172 cm (5 ft 8 in)
Spouse(s)Akiko Sekine

He is most known for his roles in Mazinger Z (as Baron Ashura), Great Mazinger (as Kenzo Kabuto), Galaxy Express 999 (as Count Mecha), Kamen Rider Stronger (as General Shadow). He's also mostly known for giving his voice to some iconic powerful old characters such as in One Piece (as Monkey D. Dragon), Naruto (as Hiruzen Sarutobi), FullMetal Alchemist (as Führer King Bradley) and Fairy Tail (as Igneel and the narrator).

FilmographyEdit

Anime televisionEdit

Original video animation (OVA)Edit

Anime movieEdit

Unknown date

Video gamesEdit

Year Title Role Console Source
2006 Final Fantasy XII Emperor Gramis Gana Solidor [2]
2010 Deadstorm Pirates Heath Gillbert [2]
2015 Yakuza 0 Takashi Niihara [2]
2016 NightCry Vigo [3]
2016 World of Final Fantasy Brandelis [2]

TokusatsuEdit

Dubbing rolesEdit

Live-actionEdit

AnimationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Fukuda Wins Party Leadership Election over Manga Fan Asō, Anime News Network, 2007-09-24
  2. ^ a b c d "Hidekatsu Shibata - 91 Character Images | Behind The Voice Actors". behindthevoiceactors.com. Check mark indicates role has been confirmed using screenshots of closing credits and other reliable sources.
  3. ^ "『クロックタワー』の魂を受け継ぐホラーゲーム『NightCry』PC版が配信開始 逃げ場のない豪華客船で、恐ろしい惨劇の幕が開く". Famitsu. March 29, 2016. Retrieved August 26, 2017.
  4. ^ "アップルとわたしのカラフルな世界". Sony Pictures Japan. Retrieved May 27, 2019.
  5. ^ "ゾディアック 覚醒". Sony Pictures Japan. Retrieved May 23, 2019.
  6. ^ "金曜ロードショー". NTV. Retrieved October 14, 2019.
  7. ^ "ナバロンの要塞[吹]". Star Channel. Retrieved July 24, 2019.
  8. ^ "ジャッキー・チェンの秘龍拳/少林門 <日本語吹替収録版>". NBCUniversal Japan. Retrieved April 29, 2019.
  9. ^ "ハリー・ポッターと死の秘宝 PART1". Fukikaeru. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  10. ^ "警察署長ジェッシイ・ストーン 湖水に消える[吹]". Star Channel. Retrieved October 2, 2019.
  11. ^ "ピラニア3D". Fukikaeru. Retrieved March 10, 2019.
  12. ^ "パイレーツ・オブ・カリビアン/デッドマンズ・チェスト". Star Channel. Retrieved July 6, 2019.
  13. ^ "ザ・ロック". Star Channel. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  14. ^ "『ムタフカズ』声優陣に上坂すみれ、桜庭和志、Creepy Nuts、吉田尚記ら". CINRA.NET. Retrieved September 8, 2018.

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