Kent Williams (voice actor)

Kent Williams is an American voice actor who works for English versions of Japanese anime series at Funimation/OkraTron 5000. He is known as the voice of Mercenary Tao, Dr. Gero, and Supreme Kai from the Dragon Ball franchise, Father in Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, the Judge from the Ace Attorney anime series, and Hatori Soma from the original Fruits Basket series, as well as its 2019 reboot.

Kent Williams
OccupationVoice actor
Years active1988–present
OkraTron 5000
Notable credit(s)
Mercenary Tao in Dragon Ball
Dr. Gero/Supreme Kai in Dragon Ball Z
Father in Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood
Hatori Soma in Fruits Basket
Mr. Compress in My Hero Academia
Byakuya Ishigami in Dr. Stone

Personal lifeEdit

Kent has a son, Adam, who voiced for Funimation under an alias as a child actor.[1]





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  1. ^ Fruits Basket Official (2019-02-22). "When snow melts, what does it become? For the new Fruits Basket anime series starting in April, Hatori of the Dragon Zodiac will be played by Kent Williams! Can you guess who'll be announced next?". @fruitsbasket_en. Retrieved 2019-02-23.
  2. ^ "Funimation Reveals Chaos Dragon Anime's English Dub Cast". Anime News Network. September 30, 2016. Retrieved September 30, 2016.
  3. ^ "A Heart Unswaying On the Water's Surface, Part 1". Darker Than Black. Episode 13.- closing credits
  4. ^ "Full Dive: This Ultimate Next-Gen Full Dive RPG Is Even Shittier than Real Life!". Sound Cadence Studios. Retrieved June 30, 2021.
  5. ^ Initial D. Season 1. Episode 12. Funimation.
  6. ^ "The Millionaire Detective - Balance: Unlimited Dub Cast Revealed". Funimation. September 2, 2020. Retrieved September 2, 2020.
  7. ^ Lee, Michelle (January 31, 2015). "English Cast Announcement for Nobunagun". Funimation. Retrieved January 31, 2015.
  8. ^ "Samurai Warriors (2017 TV Show)". Behind The Voice Actors. Retrieved 19 September 2021. A green check mark indicates that a role has been confirmed using a screenshot (or collage of screenshots) of a title's list of voice actors and their respective characters found in its opening and/or closing credits and/or other reliable sources of information.CS1 maint: postscript (link)
  9. ^ "Shin Godzilla Comes To Blu-ray in August!". Funimation. May 15, 2017. Retrieved May 15, 2017.
  10. ^ 2K Australia, Gearbox Software. Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel!. 2K Games. Scene: Closing credits, 4:25 in.

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