Mitsuo Iwata

Mitsuo Iwata (岩田 光央, Iwata Mitsuo, born July 31, 1967) is a Japanese actor, voice actor and singer who was born in Tokorozawa, Saitama.[1] He is married to voice actress Rikako Aikawa.[2] praised him as "truly one of the greatest seiyuu".[3] complimented him for the role of Tetsuya from Outlanders.[4] comments on his role of Kintaro Oe (Golden Boy) that he "practiced months before hand, to the point of going hoarse from overwork, to perfect Kintaro's voice" and "there's no one who could replace him for this role".[3] He is also known for the role of Kaneda in the 1988 anime film Akira and won the 7th Seiyu Awards for Best Personality in 2013. He was previously affiliated with Office Osawa and Across Entertainment, but is currently affiliated with Aoni Production.

Mitsuo Iwata
岩田 光央
Born (1967-07-31) July 31, 1967 (age 53)
Years active1977–present
AgentAoni Production
Height165 cm (5 ft 5 in)
Spouse(s)Rikako Aikawa


Television animationEdit

Animated filmsEdit

Original video animation (OVA)Edit

Video gamesEdit

Drama CDsEdit

  • Abunai series 4: Abunai Campus Love (Sakura Nanba)
  • Eden wo Tooku ni Hanarete series 2: Ryokuin no Rakuen (Masayuki Kawahara)
  • Eden wo Tooku ni Hanarete series 3: Setsunai Yoru no Rakuen (Masayuki Kawahara)
  • Mainichi Seiten! series 1 (Jou Obinata)
  • Mainichi Seiten! series 2: Kodomo wa Tomaranai (Jou Obinata)
  • Ourin Gakuen series 1: Ikenai Seitokaishitsu (Kyouhei Fukazawa)
  • Rolex ni Kuchizukewo (Chikao Ootsuka)
  • Sakurazawa vs Hakuhou series 1: Shokuinshitsu de Naisho no Romance (Kyousuku Sonoda)


Dubbing rolesEdit




  1. ^ Endo, Akira et al. "Voice Actor Spotlight". (November 2006) Newtype USA. pp. 110-111.
  2. ^ Wild ARMS Vol.2: Western Romance Archived 2016-03-03 at the Wayback Machine. Animefringe.
  3. ^ a b "Golden Boy Vol. #1". Archived from the original on 12 December 2013. Retrieved 13 July 2015.
  4. ^ DVD Review : Outlanders.
  5. ^ サイト名. (in Japanese). Retrieved April 4, 2018.
  6. ^ ":【お知らせ】KOFGイベント・キャンペーンスケジュール公開(2020年2月中旬)". (in Japanese). February 7, 2020. Retrieved March 10, 2020.
  7. ^ 動物戦隊ジュウオウジャー 第1話 どきどき動物ランド 東映 [テレビ] (in Japanese). 2016-02-07. Retrieved 2016-05-29.
  8. ^ "恋のからさわぎ". Star Channel. Retrieved August 31, 2019.
  9. ^ "午後ロード「ファイナル・デッドサーキット」地上波初!10月の(木)はファイナルD". TV Tokyo. Retrieved July 17, 2019.
  10. ^ "【ジュラシックワールド】新吹き替えになぜ変更って理由がヤバい「声優キャスト一覧は豪華で永野もシェーッ!」". Clippy. Retrieved September 6, 2019.
  11. ^ "ピーター・パン". Disney. Retrieved November 27, 2019.

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