Kôichi Yamadera

17 Jun 1961

Actor

Kōichi Yamadera (山寺 宏一 Yamadera Kōichi?, born June 17, 1961) is a Japanese voice actor, actor, tarento, narrator, master of ceremonies and impressionist from Shiogama, Miyagi Prefecture. He graduated from Tohoku Gakuin University's economics school, and is currently affiliated with Across Entertainment. Before that, he was affiliated with the Tokyo Actor's Consumer's Cooperative Society.

His nickname is Yama-chan (山ちゃん Yama-chan?). As a radio personality, he is known as Bazooka Yamadera (バズーカ山寺 Bazūka Yamadera?) among other things. He is best known for his roles in Kyattou Ninden Teyandee/Samurai Pizza Cats (as Karamaru/Bad Bird), Cowboy Bebop (as Spike Spiegel), Kaiketsu Zorori (as Zorori), Ghost in the Shell (as Togusa), Neon Genesis Evangelion (as Ryōji Kaji), Soreike! Anpanman (as Cheese), the Yatterman remake (as the Yatter-Mechas) and Ranma ½ (as Ryōga Hibiki/P-chan and the Jusenkyō Guide). He is known for voicing Jim Carrey and Eddie Murphy in the Japanese language releases of their respective films.

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Filmography (50 titles)

Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Beerus (voice))
(movie, 2018)
···ニンジャバットマン
Genre: Action, Animation
Role: Actor (as Batman · Bruce Wayne (voice))
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Adventure, Animation, Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Akihiko Kayaba (Voice))
Genre: Action, Animation, Crime
Role: Actor (as Koichi Zenigata)
Genre: Action, Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Drautos (voice))
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Role: Actor
Genre: Action, Animation, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Koichi Zenigata)
Genre: Animation, Action
Role: Actor (as Bills (voice))
(movie, 2012)
···Uchû senkan Yamato 2199
Genre: Action, Animation, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Deathler)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Gunjō)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, TV Movie
Role: Actor (as Zenigata Koichi)
(movie, 2011)
···Deddobôru
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sport
Role: Actor
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Susumu Kodai)
Genre: Action, Animation, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ryoji Kaji)
Genre: Action, Animation, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Susumu Kodai)
(movie, 2008)
···Kôkaku kidôtai 2.0
Genre: Action, Animation, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Togusa (voice))
(movie, 2007)
···エクスマキナ
Genre: Animation, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Brialeos Hecatombcales)
(movie, 2007)
···Sutorenjia: Mukô hadan
Genre: Action, Animation
Role: Actor (as Luo-Lang)
(movie, 2007)
···Ekusu makina
Genre: Action, Animation, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Brialeos Hecatombcales)
(movie, 2006)
···Papurika
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Osanai Morio)
Genre: Action, Animation, Crime, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Togusa)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Togusa)
(movie, 2006)
···Tachiguishi retsuden
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Narration)
Genre: Animation, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Togusa)
Genre: Action, Animation, Crime, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as The Laughing Man · Togusa)
(movie, 2004)
···イノセンス
Genre: Animation, Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Togusa (voice))
(movie, 2004)
···Innocence
Genre: Animation, Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Togusa)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Rats)
Genre: Action, Animation, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Spike Spiegel)
Genre: Action, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Kid's TV Host)
(movie, 2000)
···Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Meier Link)
Genre: Action, Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Mew)
Genre: Action, Animation, Mystery, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Ryôji Kaji (voice))
(series, 1997)
···Alexander Senki
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Darius)
(movie, 1996)
···Tokuma sentai Shinesman
Role: Actor (as Shogo Yamadera (Shinesman Grey))
(movie, 1995)
···GHOST IN THE SHELL
Genre: Action, Animation, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Togusa (voice))
(movie, 1995)
···Kanojo no omoide
Genre: Animation, Science Fiction, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Miguel Costrela)
(movie, 1995)
···Kôkaku kidôtai
Genre: Action, Animation, Mystery, Science Fiction, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Togusa)
(movie, 1993)
···獣兵衛忍風帖
Genre: Action, Animation, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Jubei Kibagami)
(movie, 1993)
···Jûbê ninpûchô
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Jubei Kibagami)
(movie, 1991)
···Ningyo no mori
Genre: Animation, Horror
Role: Actor (as Yûta)
(movie, 1991)
···Teito monogatari
Genre: Animation, Horror, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Narutaki Junichi)
(movie, 1989)
···魔女の宅急便
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Bakery Worker · Policeman (voice))
(movie, 1989)
···Goku II: Midnight Eye
Genre: Animation, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Medical Examiner)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror
Role: Actor (as Yuichi Niki)
(series, 1988)
···Mashin eiyûden Wataru
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Kurama Wataribe)