Did You Know?
From the first time I saw the audition material, I know that I wouldn't settle for any role except Izaya. That's how during the audition, I was able to tell them with strong determination, 'I definitely would make Izaya an interesting character, so please, entrust this role to me!'
He once had a motorcycle accident on August 7, 2006, which took him almost a month to regain his conciousness.
Is often cast as the straight man in comedy animes.