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Hôchû Ôtsuka

Hôchû Ôtsuka was born on May 19, 1954 in Okayama, Japan as Yoshitada Otsuka. He is an actor, known for Naruto: Shippûden (2007), Naruto (2002) and Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984). He was previously married to Kazuko Yanaga. See full bio »

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Naruto: Shippûden
(2007-2016)
Naruto
Naruto Jiraiya
(2003-2007)
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
(1984)

Filmography

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 2016 Ajin Part 3: Shougeki (voice)
 2016 D.Gray-man Hallow (TV Series)
Bookman (voice)
 2016 Mighty No. 9 (Video Game)
Mighty No. 8 (Countershade) (Japanese version, voice)
 2007-2016 Naruto: Shippûden (TV Series)
Jiraiya
- The Surprising Number One! (2016) ... Jiraiya (voice)
- Rival (2016) ... Jiraiya (voice)
- To Each Their Own Way (2015) ... Jiraiya (voice)
- Return (2015) ... Jiraiya (voice)
 2016 Ajin Part 2: Shoutotsu (voice)
 2016 Kamen raidâ Batoraido wô: Shinsei (Video Game)
Deneb (voice)
 2016 Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 (Video Game)
Jiraiya (Japanese version, voice)
 2009-2016 Gintama (TV Series)
Abuto
- Farewell, Buddy (2016) ... Abuto (voice)
- The Crows Caw After the Battle Ends (2016) ... Abuto (voice)
- And Then There Were Five (2015) ... Abuto (voice)
- Ninja Soul (2015) ... Abuto (voice)
- Ninja Village (2015) ... Abuto (voice)
 2015 Ajin Part 1: Shoudou
Sato (voice)
 2015 Durarara!!x2 (TV Series)
Haruya Shiki
- It Takes a Thief to Catch a Thief (2015) ... Haruya Shiki (voice)
- Birds of a Feather (2015) ... Haruya Shiki (voice)
- Blessed Are the Foolish (2015) ... Haruya Shiki (voice)
- Mouth of Honey, a Needle in the Heart (2015) ... Haruya Shiki (voice)
- Life Is But a Dream (2015) ... Haruya Shiki (voice)
 2010-2015 Working!! (TV Series)
Inami's Father
- Midday Duel (2015) ... Inami's Father (voice)
- Kotorichan toujou! (2010) ... Inami's Father (voice)
 2015 D-Video Special: Kamen Rider 4 (TV Mini-Series)
Deneb
 2014 The Last: Naruto the Movie
Prologue from The Last: Narration (voice)
 2013-2014 Kamen Rider Gaim (TV Series)
Narrator
- Henshin! Soshite Mirai e (2014) ... Narrator (voice)
- Unmei no Shôsha (2014) ... Narrator (voice)
- Unmei no Futari Saishû Batoru (2014) ... Narrator (voice)
- Futari no Mezasu Mirai Wa (2014) ... Narrator (voice)
- Baron Kyukyoku no Henshin (2014) ... Narrator (voice)
 2014 Naruto Shippûden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution (Video Game)
Jiraiya (Japanese version, voice)
 2013 Sasami-san@Ganbaranai (TV Series)
Kamiomi Tsukuyomi
- I Won't Try Hard Tomorrow Either (2013) ... Kamiomi Tsukuyomi (voice)
- Romance Is Just an Urban Legend (2013) ... Kamiomi Tsukuyomi (voice)
- Fighting an Enemy You Cannot See (2013) ... Kamiomi Tsukuyomi (voice)
- It's Not That I Can't Do It (2013) ... Kamiomi Tsukuyomi (voice)
- Strategic Solitude (2013) ... Kamiomi Tsukuyomi (voice)
 2013 Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 Remix (Video Game)
Xigbar (Japanese version, voice)
 2011-2012 Magic Kaito (TV Mini-Series)
Snake
- The Tearful Crystal Mother (2012) ... Snake (voice)
- The Secret of the Red Tear (2012) ... Snake (voice)
- The Splendid Rivals (2012) ... Snake (voice)
- The Fated Blue Birthday (2011) ... Snake (voice)
 2012 One Piece Film Z
Zephyr (voice)
 2012 Bravely Default: Flying Fairy (Video Game)
Barras Lehr (Japanese version, voice)
 2012 After School Midnighters
Fred (voice)
 2012 Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance (Video Game)
Braig / Xigbar (Japanese version, voice)
 2012 Kid Icarus: Uprising (Video Game)
Hades / Chariot Master (Japanese version, voice)
 2012 Naruto Shippûden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations (Video Game)
Jiraiya (voice, as Hochu Otsuka)
 2011 The Idolm@ster (TV Series)
Junjiro Takagi
- Minna to, isshô ni! (2011) ... Junjiro Takagi (voice)
- Kore kara ga kanojo-tachi no hajimari (2011) ... Junjiro Takagi (voice)
 2011 Naruto Shippûden: Ultimate Ninja Impact (Video Game)
Jiraiya (voice, as Hochu Otsuka)
 2011 My Ordinary Life (TV Series)
Soldier no. 8
- Episode #1.21 (2011) ... Soldier no. 8 (voice)
- Episode #1.18 (2011) ... Soldier no. 8 (voice)
- Episode #1.7 (2011) ... Soldier no. 8 (voice)
 2010 Dynasty Warriors: Gundam 3 (Video Game)
Yazan Gable (Japanese version, voice, as Hochu Otsuka)
 2010 Naruto Shippûden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2 (Video Game)
Jiraiya (Japanese version, voice, as Hochu Otsuka)
 2010 Durarara!! (TV Series)
Shiki
- Heaven's Vengeance (2010) ... Shiki (voice)
- Gushaittoku (2010) ... Shiki (voice)
 2010 Arakawa Under the Bridge (TV Series)
Shiro
- 13 Bridge (2010) ... Shiro (voice)
- 12 Bridge (2010) ... Shiro (voice)
- 11 Bridge (2010) ... Shiro (voice)
- 10 Bridge (2010) ... Shiro (voice)
- 9 Bridge (2010) ... Shiro (voice)
 2010 Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (Video Game)
Ramón Gálvez Mena (Japanese version, voice)
 2010 Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep (Video Game)
Braig (Japanese version, voice)
 2009 Professor Layton and the Eternal Diva
Inspector Clamp Grosky (voice)
 2009 Seiken no burakkusumisu (TV Series)
Augustus Arthur
- Shinjitsu -Truth- (2009) ... Augustus Arthur (voice)
- Junjô -Tragedy- (2009) ... Augustus Arthur (voice)
- Akuma keiyaku -Valbanill- (2009) ... Augustus Arthur (voice)
 2009 Naruto Shippûden: Ultimate Ninja Heroes 3 (Video Game)
Jiraiya (Japanese version, voice, as Hochu Otsuka)
 2009 Naruto Shippûden: Legends: Akatsuki Rising (Video Game)
Jiraiya (voice, as Hochu Otsuka)
 2009 Saki (TV Series)
Nanpo no Sofu
- Honki (2009) ... Nanpo no Sofu (voice)
- Yakusoku (2009) ... Nanpo no Sofu (voice)
 2009 Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 Days (Video Game)
Xigbar (Japanese version, voice)
 2008 Naruto: The Broken Bond (Video Game)
Jiraiya (Japanese version, voice, as Hochu Otsuka)
 2008 Kannagi: Crazy Shrine Maidens (TV Series)
Maid Cafe Manager
- Nagi-tan no dokidoki kureijî (2008) ... Maid Cafe Manager (voice)
 2008 Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm (Video Game)
Jiraiya (voice)
 2008 The Sky Crawlers
Honda (Japanese version, voice)
 2008 Tales of Symphonia: Dawn of the New World (Video Game)
Tenbrae (Japanese version, voice)
 2008 Kamen no meido gai (TV Series)
Kingyo
- Manatsu no yoru no chichi (2008) ... Kingyo (voice)
 2008 Spice and Wolf (TV Series)
Marhait
- Ôkami to mugon no wakare (2008) ... Marhait (voice)
- Ôkami to chiwa genka (2008) ... Marhait (voice)
- Ôkami to muryoku na aibô (2008) ... Marhait (voice)
 2007-2008 Kamen Rider Den-O (TV Series)
Deneb
- Opposite Goodbyes... (2008) ... Deneb (voice)
- You Wept Over My End (2008) ... Deneb (voice)
- Last Train Card: Zero! (2007) ... Deneb (voice)
- I Need You (2007) ... Deneb (voice)
 2007 Naruto Shippûden: Ultimate Ninja 5 (Video Game)
Jiraiya (voice, as Hochu Otsuka)
 2007 Trauma Center: New Blood (Video Game) (voice)
 2007 Fist of the Blue Sky (TV Series)
Tai-Yan Zhang
- Moetagiru taiji (2007) ... Tai-Yan Zhang (voice)
- Shi no senkoku! Datenshô (2007) ... Tai-Yan Zhang (voice)
- Hokuto sôka ken no tôki (2007) ... Tai-Yan Zhang (voice)
- Ansoku no chi o motomete (2007) ... Tai-Yan Zhang (voice)
- Fukaku tsuyoki omoi (2007) ... Tai-Yan Zhang (voice)
 2007 Claymore (TV Series)
Orsay
- Teresa to Clare (2007) ... Orsay (voice)
- Bishou mi no Teresa (2007) ... Orsay (voice)
 2006-2007 009-1 (TV Series)
Number Zero
- R&B (2007) ... Number Zero (voice)
- Yoake (2006) ... Number Zero (voice)
- Dasshutsu (2006) ... Number Zero (voice)
- Gyaku bakuhatsu (2006) ... Number Zero (voice)
- Fukushû (2006) ... Number Zero (voice)
 2007 Princess Resurrection (TV Series)
Dracula (voice)
 2007 Naruto Shippûden: Ultimate Ninja 4 (Video Game)
Jiraiya (voice)
 2007 Kingdom Hearts II: Final Mix+ (Video Game)
Xigbar (Japanese version, voice)
 2007 Dynasty Warriors Gundam (Video Game)
Yazan Gable (Japanese version, voice, as Hochu Otsuka)
 2006 Ergo Proxy (TV Series)
Proxy One / Memory Intervention Ergo
- Dairinin (2006) ... Proxy One (voice)
- Shikkoku (2006) ... Proxy One (voice)
- Shampoo Planet (2006) ... Proxy One (voice)
- Shiroi yami no naka (2006) ... Memory Intervention Ergo (voice)
 2006 Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Heroes 2: The Phantom Fortress (Video Game)
Jiraiya (Japanese version, voice, as Hochu Otsuka)
 2005 Kingdom Hearts II (Video Game)
Xigbar (Japanese version, voice)
 2005 Naruto: Ultimate Ninja 3 (Video Game)
Jiraiya (Japanese version, voice)
 2005 Blood+ (TV Series)
George Miyagusuku (voice)
 2005 Last Order: Final Fantasy VII (Video short)
The Turks (voice, as Hochu Otsuka)
 2003-2005 Yukikaze (TV Series)
Karl Gunow
- Operation 5 (2005) ... Karl Gunow (voice)
- Operation 4 (2004) ... Karl Gunow (voice)
- Operation 3 (2003) ... Karl Gunow (voice)
- Operation 2 (2003) ... Karl Gunow (voice)
 2005 Kingdom of Paradise (Video Game)
Lei Gai (Japanese version, voice)
 2005 Full Metal Panic! The Second Raid (TV Series)
Gates
- Tsuzuku hibi (2005) ... Gates (Japanese version, voice)
- Moeru honkon (2005) ... Gates (Japanese version, voice)
- Kare no mondai (2005) ... Gates (Japanese version, voice)
- Janguru grûpu (2005) ... Gates (Japanese version, voice)
- Ejji obu hevun (2005) ... Gates (Japanese version, voice)
 2004 Naruto: Ultimate Ninja 2 (Video Game)
Jiraiya (Japanese version, voice)
 2004 Samurai Champloo (TV Series)
Jouji
- Akage ijin (2004) ... Jouji (voice)
 2004 One Piece (TV Series)
Montblanc Norland
- The Miracle in God's Country! A Love Song Heard by Angels (2004) ... Montblanc Norland (voice)
- Free from the Spell! Tears Shed by a Great Warrior!! (2004) ... Montblanc Norland (voice)
 2003 Naruto: Ultimate Ninja (Video Game)
Jiraiya (Japanese version, voice)
 2003 Kino's Journey (TV Mini-Series)
Riku
- Coliseum: Part 2 (2003) ... Riku (voice)
- Coliseum: Part 1 (2003) ... Riku (voice)
 2003 RahXephon: The Motion Picture - Pluralitas Concentio (TV Movie)
Masayoshi Kuki (voice)
 1999-2003 The Big O (TV Series)
Jason Beck
- The Show Must Go On (2003) ... Jason Beck (Japanese version, voice, as Yoshitada Ôtsuka)
- The War of the Paradigm City (2003) ... Jason Beck (Japanese version, voice, as Yoshitada Ôtsuka)
- The Big Fight (2003) ... Jason Beck (Japanese version, voice, as Yoshitada Ôtsuka)
- Twisted Memories (2003) ... Jason Beck (Japanese version, voice, as Yoshitada Ôtsuka)
- The Greatest Villain (2003) ... Jason Beck (Japanese version, voice, as Yoshitada Ôtsuka)
 2002 Kurogane Communication (Video short)
Cleric (voice)
 2002 Panzer Dragoon Orta (Video Game)
Gash (voice)
 2002 Dolls
Matsumoto's Friend (as Yoshitada Ohtsuka)
 2002 Turn A Gundam: Earth Light
Gavane Goonny (voice)
 2002 RahXephon (TV Series)
Masayoshi Kuki
- Third Movement: City of Two/Welcome to Our Town (2002) ... Masayoshi Kuki (voice)
- Second Movement: God and Man Awaken/Awakening (2002) ... Masayoshi Kuki (voice)
 2001 Kaze no yôjinbô (TV Series)
Samekichi Shirogane
 2001 Armored Core 2: Another Age (Video Game)
Emeraude (Japanese version, voice)
 2000 Brigadoon: Marin to Melan (TV Series)
Melan Blue
- A Light Blue Encounter (2000) ... Melan Blue (Japanese version, voice, as Yoshitada Ohtsuka)
 1999 D2 (Video Game) (Japanese version, voice)
 1999 JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (Video Game)
Joseph Joestar (young) / Narration (Japanese version, voice, as Yoshitada Ohtsuka)
 1999 Ten Warriors of Tokyo (TV Mini-Series)
Rokumon Hanawa (voice)
 1999 Street Fighter Alpha 3 (Video Game)
Dee Jay (voice, as Otsuka Yoshitada)
 1999 Cowboy Bebop (TV Series)
Shaft
- Mushroom Samba (1999) ... Shaft (voice, as Yoshitada Ôtsuka)
 1998 Blue Submarine No. 6 (Video)
Alexander David Cekeros
 1998 Devilman Lady (TV Series)
Algoth (voice)
 1997 Pokémon (TV Series)
Kyo
- Sekichiku Ninja Confrontation! (1997) ... Kyo (voice)
 1997 Reign: The Conqueror (TV Series)
Claytos (Japanese version, voice)
 1996 Enemy Zero (Video Game)
George Takahashi (voice)
 1996 Detective Conan (TV Series)
Kidnapper
- Company President's Daughter Kidnapping Case (1996) ... Kidnapper (voice)
 1995 Gunsmith Cats (Video short)
Bill Collins (Japanese version, voice)
 1995 Neon Genesis Evangelion (TV Series)
Shirô Tokita
- A Human Work (1995) ... Shirô Tokita (voice)
 1995 Kizuna 2 (Video short)
Kyosuke (voice)
 1994 Kizuna (Video short)
Kyosuke (voice)
 1994 My Sexual Harassment (TV Mini-Series short)
Niimi (voice)
 1993 Black Jack (TV Mini-Series)
President Kelly
- Maria-tachi no kunshô (1993) ... President Kelly (voice)
 1993 Slam Dunk (TV Series)
Akira Sendo (voice)
 1992 Yu Yu Hakusho: Ghost Files (TV Series)
 1992 Mama wa shôgaku yonensei (TV Series)
Yokoshima
 1991 Asatte Dansu
Daisuke Ikezu (voice)
 1991 Legend of the Galactic Heroes (TV Series)
Gary Willock
- Occupation of Phezzan (1991) ... Gary Willock (as Yoshitada Ôtsuka)
 1990 Kizuna: Much Ado About Nothing (Video short)
Kyosuke (voice)
 1989 Yawara! A Fashionable Judo Girl (TV Series)
Announcer
 1989 Legend of Lemnear (Video)
Thug C (voice)
 1989 Transformers: Victory (TV Series)
Guyhawk
 1989 Venus Wars
Will (voice)
 1988 Transformers: Chôjin Master Force (TV Series)
Ranger
 1987 Machine Robo: Butchigiri Battle Hackers (TV Series)
Pro Truck Racer (#16-31) / Ruby Man
 1987 Mister Ajikko (TV Series)
Takao Ajiyoshi
 1987 City Hunter (TV Series)
Killer (voice)
 1987 Digital Devil Story Megami Tensei (Video)
Loki
 1987 Kikô senki Doragunâ (TV Series)
Tap Oseano
 1986 Grey Digital Target
Cricket (voice)
 1986 Castle in the Sky
Additional Voices (voice)
 1986 Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ (TV Series)
Yazan Gable
- Shangurira no shônen (1986) ... Yazan Gable (voice, uncredited)
 1985 Ninja Robots (TV Series)
Gurasan Gurin
 1983-1985 Urusei yatsura (TV Series)
Kuroko / Man in Dark Glasses
- Outraged! Piteous Boy Shutaro! (1983) ... Man in Dark Glasses (voice)
 1985 Dirty Pair (TV Series)
Dj's Voice
- Kuriadosu no dokkun dokkun! (1985) ... Dj's Voice (voice)
 1985 Mobile Suit Zeta Gundam (TV Series)
Yazan Gable
 1984 What's Up Mechadoc (TV Series) (voice)
 1983 Dallos (Video) (voice)
 1983 Captain Tsubasa (TV Series)
Hayata (voice)
 1983 Genesis Climber Mospeada (TV Series)
Battler (voice)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Provided the Japanese voice for Dr. Ian Malcolm in "Jurassic Park" See more »

Alternate Names:

Houchu Ohtsuka | Yoshitada Ohtsuka | Hochu Otsuka | Otsuka Yoshitada | Yoshitada Ôtsuka

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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His stage name uses the same kanji as his birth name. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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