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Ash Ketchum (Character)
from "Pokémon" (1998)

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Pokémon: Season 17: Episode 1 -- Ash and Pikachu have arrived in the Kalos region, and they waste no time building excitement and adventure to a fever pitch!
Pokémon: Season 17: Episode 2 -- After helping an ailing Pokémon, Ash puts everything he’s got on the line, while an entire city bears witness!
Pokémon: :  -- Clip: Fear in the Forest

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Biography:
Ash Ketchum is the hero of the Pokemon television series and movies... See more »
Alternate Names:
Ash / Ash Ketchem / Satochi / Satoshi

Filmography

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  1. "Pokémon"
    ... aka "Pokémon Diamond & Pearl: Galactic Battles" - USA (twelfth season title)
    ... aka "Pokémon Diamond & Pearl: Sinnoh League Victors" - USA (thirteenth season title)
    ... aka "Pokémon Diamond and Pearl: Battle Dimension" - USA (eleventh season title)
    ... aka "Pokémon: Advanced" - USA (sixth season title)
    ... aka "Pokémon: Advanced Battle" - USA (eighth season title)
    ... aka "Pokémon: Advanced Challenge" - USA (seventh season title)
    ... aka "Pokémon: Battle Frontier" - USA (ninth season title)
    ... aka "Pokémon: Black & White" - USA (fourteenth season title)
    ... aka "Pokémon: Diamond and Pearl" - USA (tenth season title)
    ... aka "Pokémon: Johto League Champions" - USA (fourth season title)
    ... aka "Pokémon: Master Quest" - USA (fifth season title)
    ... aka "Pokémon: The Adventures in the Orange Islands" - USA (second season title)
    ... aka "Pokémon: The Johto Journeys" - USA (third season title)
    ... aka "Pokemon: Indigo League" - USA (first season title)
        - Mega-Mega Meowth Madness! (2014) TV episode, Played by Sarah Natochenny (as Ash)
        - Clemont's Got a Secret! (2014) TV episode, Played by Sarah Natochenny (as Ash)
        - A Battle of Aerial Mobility! (2014) TV episode, Played by Sarah Natochenny (as Ash)
        - Lumiose City Pursuit! (2013) TV episode, Played by Sarah Natochenny (as Ash)
        - Mystery on a Deserted Island! (2013) TV episode, Played by Sarah Natochenny (as Ash)
          (697 more)
  2. "Atop the Fourth Wall"
    ... aka "At4W" - USA (short title)
        - Kamandi at Earth's End #5 (2014) TV episode, Played by Lewis Lovhaug
        - The Wild #1 (2014) TV episode, Played by Lewis Lovhaug
        - Catwoman: Guardian of Gotham #1 (2012) TV episode, Played by Allison Pregler (as Ash)
  3. "Awesome"
        - PokéAwesome 2: Getting a Gym Badge (2013) TV episode, Played by Arin Hanson
        - PokeAwesome: Just a Pokemon Battle (2011) TV episode, Played by Arin Hanson
  4. "Mad"
        - Pokémonsters, Inc./Bane and Kate (2013) TV episode, Played by Mikey Day
        - Twilight: Staking Dawn/Cookie Blue (2012) TV episode, Played by Mikey Day
        - Pokémon Park/WWER (2011) TV episode, Played by Kevin Shinick (as Ash)
  5. "Pokémon Best Wishes!" Played by Sarah Natochenny (as Ash)
        - Raimon Gym! Magnificent Electric Shock Battle!! (2011) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - The Gym Leader Is a Charisma Model! Kamiture Appears!! (2011) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - Flat-out Run! Battle Subway!! (Part Two) (2011) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - Flat-out Run! Battle Subway!! (Part One) (2011) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - Nyagotiator Nyarth! Break Through Tunbear Forest!! (2011) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
          (42 more)
  6. Pokemon the Movie: White - Victini and Zekrom (2011) Played by Sarah Natochenny
  7. Pokémon the Movie: White-Victini and Zekrom (2011) Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
    ... aka "Gekijouban Pokketo monsutâ Besuto wisshu: Pikutini to kuroku eiyuu Zekuromu" - Japan (original title)
    ... aka "Pokemon: Best Wishes: The Movie" - International (English title) (imdb display title)
  8. "Poketto monsuta: Besutouisshu" (2010) TV series Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
  9. Pokémon Apokélypse (2010) Played by Lee Majdoub
  10. "Poketto monsutâ - Daiyamondo pâru"
        - Memories Are Pearls! Friendship Is a Diamond!! (2010) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - Pokémon Doctor: Takeshi! (2010) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - Shin'o League Semi-Finals! Enter Darkrai!! (2010) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - Conclusion of Rival Battle! Satoshi vs Shinji!! (2010) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - Intense Fighting Full Battle! Satoshi vs Shinji!! (2010) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
          (186 more)
  11. Pokémon: Zoroark: Master of Illusions (2010) Played by Sarah Natochenny / Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
    ... aka "Gekijouban Poketto monsutâ: Daiamondo & Pâru - Gen'ei no hasha Zoroâku" - Japan (original title)
    ... aka "Pocket Monsters Diamond & Pearl the Movie: Phantom Ruler: Zoroark" - Japan (English title) (long title)
    ... aka "Pokémon: Diamond Pearl Gen-ei no hasha zoroark" - USA (imdb display title)
    ... aka "Ruler of Illusions: Zoroark" - Japan (English title) (short title)

  12. Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life (2009) Played by Sarah Natochenny
    ... aka "Gekijôban poketto monsutâ: Daiyamondo & pâru purachina - Aruseusu chôkoku no jikû e" - Japan (original title)
    ... aka "Pocket Monster Diamond & Pearl: Arceus' Conquering of Space-Time" - International (English title)
  13. Giratina and the Sky Warrior (2008) Played by Sarah Natochenny / Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
    ... aka "Gekijô ban poketto monsutâ: Daiyamondo & Pâru - Giratina to sora no hanataba Sheimi" - Japan (original title)
  14. Gekijô ban poketto monsutâ: Daiamondo pâru - Diaruga vs Parukia vs Dâkurai (2007) Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
  15. Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai (2007) (V) Played by Sarah Natochenny
  16. "Pokémon Chronicles"
    ... aka "Shukan Pokémon hosokyoku" - Japan (original title)
        - Pikachu's Winter Vacation: Christmas Night/Kanga Games (2006) TV episode, Played by Veronica Taylor
        - Cerulean Blues (2006) TV episode, Played by Veronica Taylor
        - Pikachu's Winter Vacation: Delibird's Dilemma/Snorlax Snowman (2006) TV episode, Played by Veronica Taylor
  17. "Pocket Monster: Advanced Generation"
    ... aka "Poketto monsutâ - Adobansu jenerêshon" - Japan (original title)
        - End of a Journey, and Then the Start of a Journey! (2006) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - Satoshi vs. Haruka! Last Battle!! (2006) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - Deciding Match! Vs Regice!! (2006) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - First Pokémon! Final Battle!! (2006) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - The Pokémon Center Is Very Busy! (2006) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
          (187 more)
  18. Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea (2006) Played by Sarah Natochenny
  19. Gekijô-ban poketto monsutâ: Adobansu jenerêshon pokemon renjâ to umi no ôji manafi (2006) Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
  20. "Robot Chicken"
        - Cracked China (2006) TV episode, Played by Seth Green
        - Sweet J Presents (????) TV episode, Played by Seth Green
  21. The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon (2006) (TV) Played by Kayzie Rogers / Sarah Natochenny / Rica Matsumoto (as Satochi)
    ... aka "Senritsu no Mirâju Pokemon" - USA (original title)
  22. Pokémon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew (2005) Played by Veronica Taylor (as Ash)
  23. Pokémon: Destiny Deoxys (2004) Played by Veronica Taylor (as Ash)
  24. Pokémon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003) Played by Veronica Taylor
  25. "Pokémon Housou"
        - Revenge Match at Hanada Gym! (2002) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
  26. "Pokémon"
    ... aka "Poketto Monsutâ" - Japan (original title)
    ... aka "Pocket Monsters" - Japan (English title)
        - Parting with Pikachu...! (2002) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - Goodbye... And Then, Setting Off! (2002) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - To the End of the Full Battle! Each One's Way!! (2002) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - Bursyamo Returns! Battle Against Hazuki!! (2002) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
        - Rival Confrontation! Kamex vs Lizardon!! (2002) TV episode, Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
          (271 more)
  27. Gekijô-ban poketto monsutaa: Mizu no Miyako no Mamori Gami Ratiasu to Ratiosu (2002) Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
  28. Pokémon Heroes (2002) Played by Veronica Taylor
    ... aka "Pokemon 5: Heroes" - Canada (English title)
  29. Pokémon 4: The Movie (2001) Played by Veronica Taylor
    ... aka "Pokémon 4Ever" - Japan (original title)
    ... aka "Pokemon 4Ever: Celebi - Voice of the Forest" - USA (video title)
  30. Poketto monsutâ: Serebî - Toki wo koeta deai (2001) Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
  31. Pokémon: Mewtwo Returns (2000) (V) Played by Veronica Taylor
    ... aka "Mewtwo's Return" - Japan (English title) (short title)
    ... aka "Mewtwo, Land that Meets the Eye" - Japan (English title) (imdb display title)
  32. Pokémon 3: The Movie (2000) Played by Veronica Taylor
    ... aka "Pokemon 3" - USA (short title)
  33. Pikachu & Pichu (2000) Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
    ... aka "Poketto monsutâ: Pichû to Pikachû" - Japan (original title)
  34. Gekijô-ban poketto monsutâ: Kesshô-tô no teiô (2000) Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
    ... aka "Emperor of the Crystal Tower" - USA (informal literal English title)
    ... aka "Pocket Monsters: Lord of the Unknown Tower" - Japan (English title)
    ... aka "Pokemon: Lord of the 'Unknown' Tower" - Japan (English title)
  35. Pokémon: Vol. 21: Po-Ke Corral (2000) (V) Played by Veronica Taylor

  36. Pokémon: The Movie 2000 (1999) Played by Veronica Taylor
    ... aka "Pokémon 2" - USA (short title)
    ... aka "Pokémon: The Power of One" - USA (literal title)
  37. Pokemon: Pikachu's Rescue Adventure (1999) Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
    ... aka "Poketto monsutâ: Pikachû tankentai" - Japan (original title)
    ... aka "Pocket Monsters: Pikachu Expedition" - USA (informal literal English title)
    ... aka "Pocket Monsters: Pikachu's Exploration Party" - Japan (English title) (literal title)
  38. Pokemon: Power of One (1999) Played by Veronica Taylor (as Ash) / Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
    ... aka "Gekijô-ban poketto monsutâ: Maboroshi no pokemon: Rugia bakutan" - Japan (original title)
    ... aka "Pocket Monsters X: Revelation Lugia" - Japan (English title)
    ... aka "Pokémon the Movie 2000: The Power of One" - USA
    ... aka "Pokémon: The Power of One" - Europe (English title)
  39. Pokémon: Vol. 1: I Choose You! Pikachu! (1999) (V) Played by Veronica Taylor
  40. Pikachu's Vacation (1998) Played by Veronica Taylor / Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
    ... aka "Poketto monsutâ: Pikachû no natsu-yasumi" - Japan (original title)
    ... aka "Pikachu's Winter Vacation" - Japan (English title)
  41. Pikachu's Vacation (1998) Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
    ... aka "Poketto monsutaa: Pikachû no natsu-yasumi" - Japan (original title)
    ... aka "Pikachu: The Movie" - Japan (English title)
    ... aka "Pocket Monsters: Pikachu's Summer Vacation" - Japan (English title)
  42. Pokémon: Mewtwo Returns (1998) Played by Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)
    ... aka "Gekijô-ban poketto monsutâ - Myûtsû no gyakushû" - Japan (original title)
    ... aka "Pocket Monsters: Mewtwo Strikes Back!" - Japan (English title)
  43. Pokémon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back (1998) Played by Veronica Taylor / Rica Matsumoto (as Satoshi)

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Fun Stuff

Quotes:
From Pokémon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew (2005)
Lucario: You humans are all alike! You can't be trusted!
Ash: Are you saying you don't trust me?
Lucario: You'd leave Pikachu without hesitating if you had to!
Ash: There's no way I'd ever run out on Pikachu!
Lucario: Humph... your word means nothing.
[turns to go]
Ash: [growls] How do we know Sir Aaron deserted the queen like you say? How about you tell us the real story, Lucario? You deserted Sir Aaron and the Queen didn't you?
Lucario: [turns around angrily] WHAT DID YOU SAY?
May: [crosses her arms at Ash] Ash, you're not helping!
Ash: [to May, says calmly] I didn't start it.
[...]
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