Yūji Ueda

Yūji Ueda (うえだ ゆうじ, Ueda Yūji, born June 15, 1967) is a Japanese actor, voice actor and singer from Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.[1][2] He is best known for voicing the roles of Sagara Sanosuke in Rurouni Kenshin, Akito Tenkawa in Martian Successor Nadesico, Takeshi/Brock in Pokémon, Horohoro/Trey Racer in Shaman King, Johannes Krauser II in Detroit Metal City, Keitarō Urashima in Love Hina, Shirou Iori in Kill la Kill, and Yousuke Fuuma in Wedding Peach.

Yūji Ueda
うえだ ゆうじ
Born (1967-06-15) June 15, 1967 (age 52)[1]
Other namesYu-Chan
Occupation
Years active1992–present
AgentPomaRancz
Height170 cm (5 ft 7 in)
Spouse(s)Omi Minami

BiographyEdit

He was born in Fukuoka. In July 2004, he left Arts Vision and officially made his name into an all-hiragana form. In April 2005, Ueda joined Office Osawa.

Yūji is frequently called "Yū-chan" by veteran voice actresses; usually co-voice actresses from Pokémon.

He is married to voice actress Omi Minami. In March 2012, Ueda and Minami both left Osawa, and launched a new agency called PomaRancz.[3]

FilmographyEdit

Television animationEdit

1992
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019

OVAEdit

Theatrical animationEdit

TokusatsuEdit

GamesEdit

Drama CDsEdit

  • Mainichi Seiten! series 2: Kodomo wa Tomaranai (Tatsuya-fishmonger)
  • Setsunai Koi Daze – Wataru Shinjou
  • Shiawase ni Shite Agemasu – Toshiyuki Oosawa
  • Solid Love – Kei Oujisawa

Dubbing rolesEdit

Live-actionEdit

AnimationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "うえだ ゆうじ|日本タレント名鑑". 日本タレント名鑑 (in Japanese). Nihon Tarento Meikan. Retrieved 28 December 2019.
  2. ^ "Ueda Yuuji". Hitoshi Doi. Retrieved January 22, 2010.
  3. ^ "声優のうえだゆうじさんと南央美さんが二人で事務所ポマランチを設立". 萌えオタニュース速報. April 26, 2012. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Yuji Ueda - 252 Character Images | Behind The Voice Actors". behindthevoiceactors.com. Check mark indicates role has been confirmed using screenshots of closing credits and other reliable sources.
  5. ^ "世界中の映画ファンを虜にした、前代未聞のゾンビミュージカルムービー『アナと世界の終わり』ブルーレイ・DVD・デジタル配信発売を記念して、日本語吹替声優発表&コメント到着♪". Pony Canyon. Archived from the original on September 24, 2019. Retrieved October 13, 2019.
  6. ^ "サタデー・ナイト・フィーバー". Star Channel. Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  7. ^ "オジー&ドリックス". Cartoon Network. Retrieved October 29, 2019.

See alsoEdit