Seizō Katō

Seizō Katō (加藤 精三, Katō Seizō, February 14, 1927 – January 17, 2014)[1] was a Japanese actor, voice actor and narrator who worked for Haikyo (Tokyo Actor's Consumer's Cooperative Society).

Seizō Katō
加藤 精三
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Born(1927-02-14)February 14, 1927
DiedJanuary 17, 2014(2014-01-17) (aged 86)
Occupation
Years active1956–2014
AgentHaikyo
Height175 cm (5 ft 9 in)
Spouse(s)Setsuko

Kato was born in Tokyo. He was noted for his role as Megatron and Galvatron from the 1st Transformers series until Transformers: The Headmasters. He also did the ADR for Takeshi Katō's character in Akira Kurosawa's Ran after the original actor had become injured.

He died of bladder cancer at a hospital in Itabashi, Tokyo.[2][3][4][5][6]

FilmographyEdit

Television animationEdit

Original video animation (OVA)Edit

Animated filmsEdit

Video gamesEdit

unknown date

Live-action filmsEdit

Live-action televisionEdit

TokusatsuEdit

Dubbing rolesEdit

Live-actionEdit

AnimationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "「巨人の星」星一徹役の加藤精三さん死去" (in Japanese). NTV News 24. January 17, 2014. Retrieved January 17, 2020.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-01-21. Retrieved 2014-01-17.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2014-01-17/transformers-voice-actor-seizo-katou-passes-away
  4. ^ "声優の加藤精三さん死去、星一徹やメフィラス星人などアニメ・特撮作品で活躍" (in Japanese). Mynavi. January 17, 2014. Retrieved January 17, 2020.
  5. ^ "「巨人の星」星一徹役の声優 加藤精三氏死去…86歳" (in Japanese). Sponichi Annex. January 17, 2014. Retrieved January 17, 2020.
  6. ^ "古川登志夫 加藤精三さんを悼む…ルパンと銭形警部で共演逸話" (in Japanese). Sponichi Annex. January 17, 2014. Retrieved January 17, 2020.
  7. ^ "Seizo Kato - 57 Character Images | Behind The Voice Actors". behindthevoiceactors.com. Check mark indicates role has been confirmed using screenshots of closing credits and other reliable sources.
  8. ^ "1984<HDニューマスター版>". Zeque Productions. Retrieved September 17, 2019.
  9. ^ "ザ・パッセージ/ピレネー突破口<HDニューマスター版>". Zeque Productions. Retrieved July 16, 2019.

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