Ryûsei Nakao


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Ryûsei Nakao was born on February 5, 1951 in Tokyo, Japan as Tomoharu Takeo. He is an actor, known for Dragon Ball Z (1989), Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger (2004) and Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn (1995). See full bio »

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Dragon Ball Z Freeza
(1990-1995)
(2004-2005)
The Bouncer Kou Leifoh
(2000)

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 2019 Jump Force (Video Game)
Frieza (voice)
 2018 Dragon Ball Super: Broly
Freeza (voice)
 2018 Super Dragon Ball Heroes (TV Series)
Coola
- Gekiko! Supa Fyu tojo! (2018) ... Coola (voice)
- Boso shita Goku! Aku no saiya-jin o abare! (2018) ... Coola (voice)
 2018 Magical Girl Site (TV Series)
Nana (voice)
 2018 March Comes in Like a Lion (TV Series)
Gan-chan
- Burnt Field (Parts 3-4) (2018) ... Gan-chan (voice)
- Burnt Field (Parts 1-2) (2018) ... Gan-chan (voice)
 2018 Dragon Ball FighterZ (Video Game)
Freeza / Coola (Japanese version, voice)
 2018 Pop Team Epic (TV Series)
Popuko (B part)
- The Documentary (2018) ... Popuko (B part) (voice)
 2016 Haikyuu!! (TV Series)
Tanji Washijo
- The Battle of Concepts (2016) ... Tanji Washijo (voice)
- The Volleyball Idiots (2016) ... Tanji Washijo (voice)
- An Annoying Guy (2016) ... Tanji Washijo (voice)
- Obsession (2016) ... Tanji Washijo (voice)
- The Chemical Change of Encounters (2016) ... Tanji Washijo (voice)
 2016 Yakuza 6 (Video Game)
Katsumi Sugai (voice)
 2016 Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 2 (Video Game)
Coola / Freeza / Frost (Japanese version, voice, as Ryusei Nakao)
 2016 ReLIFE (TV Series)
Business Superior 1
- Test Subject 001 -> 002 (2016) ... Business Superior 1 (voice)
 2015-2016 Shuriken Sentai Ninninger (TV Series)
Masakage Tsugomori
- Saigo no Kessen! Rasuto Ninja no Shiren (2016) ... Masakage Tsugomori (voice)
- Densetsu no Ninja! Yôkai Karuta Daisakusen (2015) ... Masakage Tsugomori (voice)
- Otomo Nin Wôzu! Nekomata no Gyakushû (2015) ... Masakage Tsugomori (voice)
- Kibaoni Pâti, Go Ban Shôbu! (2015) ... Masakage Tsugomori (voice)
- Abunai Santa Kurôsu! (2015) ... Masakage Tsugomori (voice)
 2016 Nurse Witch Komugi-chan R (TV Series)
Film Camera Kaijin
 2015 Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger: 10 Years After (Video)
Agent Abrella (voice)
 2015 One Punch Man (TV Series)
Wakuchinman
- Saikyô no otoko (2015) ... Wakuchinman (voice)
 2009-2015 Dragon Ball Z Kai (TV Series)
Freeza
- Give Me Energy! We'll Make a Huge Spirit Bomb!! (2015) ... Freeza (Japanese version, voice)
- Do Your Best, Kakarot! You Are No. 1!! (2015) ... Freeza (voice)
- I'll Defeat Freeza! Another Super Saiyan (2010) ... Freeza (voice)
 2015 Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F'
Furîza (voice)
 2015 Dragon Ball: Xenoverse (Video Game)
Freeza (Japanese version, voice)
 2014 Space Dandy (TV Series)
Minato
- Slow and Steady Wins the Race, Baby (2014) ... Minato (voice)
 2014 J-Stars Victory Vs (Video Game)
Freeza (voice)
 2014 Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z (Video Game)
Coola / Freeza (Japanese version, voice)
 2014 Wake Up, Girls! (TV Series)
Sudo
- Girls Standing Onstage (2014) ... Sudo (voice)
- A Quiet Beginning (2014) ... Sudo (voice)
 2001-2013 Wan pîsu (TV Series)
Erik the Whirlwind / Caesar Clown
- Ikari no Kecchaku! Red Line o Norikoero! (2001) ... Erik the Whirlwind (voice)
- Oozora o Mau Mono! Yomigaeru Sennen no Densetsu! (2001) ... Erik the Whirlwind (voice)
- Luffy Kanzen Houi! Teitoku Nelson no Hisaku (2001) ... Erik the Whirlwind (voice)
- Haikyo no Kettou! Kinpaku no Zoro VS Erik! (2001) ... Erik the Whirlwind (voice)
 2012 The Hero Yoshihiko and the Key of the Evil Spirit (TV Mini-Series)
Gariasu
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... Gariasu (voice)
 2012 Love Train
 2012 NeverDead (Video Game)
Sangria (Japanese version, voice)
 2009-2011 Seinto Seiya: The Lost Canvas - Meio Shinwa (TV Series)
Genmu Ikelos
- Taigi no michi: The Path of Justice (2011) ... Genmu Ikelos (voice)
- Yume no saki ni: To the Tip of the Dream (2011) ... Genmu Ikelos (voice)
- Yume no rogoku: The Prison of Dreams (2011) ... Genmu Ikelos (voice)
- Koko No Ken: The Sword of Isolation (2011) ... Genmu Ikelos (voice)
- Hadesu kakusei: Awakening of Hades (2009) ... Genmu Ikelos (voice)
 2011 Dragon Ball: Episode of Bardock (Video)
Chilled / Freeza (voice)
 2011 Uncharted: Golden Abyss (Video Game)
Marisa Chase (Japanese version, voice)
 2011 Dragon Ball Z: Ultimate Tenkaichi (Video Game)
Frieza / Cooler (voice)
 2011 Yûsha Yoshihiko (TV Series)
Demon King / The Demon King Gariasu
- Episode #1.12 (2011) ... The Demon King Gariasu (voice)
- Episode #1.11 (2011) ... Demon King (voice)
- Episode #1.10 (2011) ... Demon King (voice)
- Episode #1.9 (2011) ... Demon King (voice)
- Episode #1.8 (2011) ... Demon King (voice)
 2011 Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger the Movie: The Flying Ghost Ship (Short)
Agent Abrella (voice)
 2005-2011 Bleach: Burîchi (TV Series)
Mayuri Kurotsuchi / Kurotsuchi Mayuri
- Unusual Incident in Seireitei?! Gotei 13 Invading Army Arc! (2011) ... Mayuri Kurotsuchi (voice)
- Soi Fong Dies? The Last of the Secret Mobile Corps (2006) ... Mayuri Kurotsuchi (Japanese version, voice)
- Shinigami vs. Shinigami! The Uncontrollable Power (2006) ... Mayuri Kurotsuchi (Japanese version, voice)
- Rematch?! Ishida vs. Nemu (2006) ... Mayuri Kurotsuchi (Japanese version, voice)
- Aizen tatsu! Osorubeki yabô (2005) ... Mayuri Kurotsuchi (voice)
 2010 Naruto: Shippûden (TV Series)
The Ninja Cat Boss Nekomata
- Sasuke no nikukyû taizen (2010) ... The Ninja Cat Boss Nekomata (voice)
 2010 Dragon Ball: Raging Blast 2 (Video Game)
Freeza / Coola (Japanese version, voice)
 2010 Doragon bôru: Sûpâ saiyajin zetsumetsu keikaku (Video short)
Freeza / Coola (voice)
 2010 Dragon Ball Z: Tenkaichi Tag Team (Video Game)
Freeza (Japanese version, voice)
 2010 Loups=Garous (voice)
 2009 Dragon Ball: Raging Blast (Video Game)
Freeza (Japanese version, voice)
 2009 Dragon Ball: Revenge of King Piccolo (Video Game)
Tambourine (voice)
 2008 Bleach: Fade to Black, I Call Your Name
Mayuri Kurotsuchi (voice)
 2008 Dragon Ball Z: Infinite World (Video Game)
Freeza / Coola (Japanese version, voice)
 1982-2008 Thunderbirds 2086 (TV Series)
Sammy Edkins Jr
- Trial (2008) ... Sammy Edkins Jr (voice)
- Mindmeld (2008) ... Sammy Edkins Jr (voice)
- UFO (2008) ... Sammy Edkins Jr (voice)
- Stardive (2008) ... Sammy Edkins Jr (voice)
- Metal Head (2008) ... Sammy Edkins Jr (voice)
 2008 Kamen Rider Kiva (TV Series)
Ladybug Fangire
- Nocturne: The Lovely Messiah (2008) ... Ladybug Fangire (voice)
- Fusion: Aura Storm (2008) ... Ladybug Fangire (voice)
 2008 Dragon Ball Z: Burst Limit (Video Game)
Freeza (Japanese version, voice)
 2008 Rosario + Vampire (TV Series)
Chairman
- Majokko to Banpaia (2008) ... Chairman (voice)
 2007 Bleach the Movie 2: The Diamond Dust Rebellion
Mayuri Kurotsuchi (voice)
 2007 D.Gray-man (TV Series)
Eshi
- Fune modorogi shoujo modorazu (2007) ... Eshi (voice)
- Yami ni ochita seijo (2007) ... Eshi (voice)
- Shizumu kuro (2007) ... Eshi (voice)
- Taitoru (2007) ... Eshi (voice)
 2007 Shion King (TV Series)
Osamu Kamizono (voice)
 2007 Dragon ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3 (Video Game)
Freeza / Coola / Tambourine (Japanese version, voice)
 2007 Kamen Rider Den-O (TV Series)
Jelly Imagin
- Let Me Say This to Start (2007) ... Jelly Imagin (voice)
- That Man, Zero's Start (2007) ... Jelly Imagin (voice)
 2007 Shonen onmyoji (TV Series)
Chishiki no Soshu
- Tasogare no kaze, akatsuki no hitomi (2007) ... Chishiki no Soshu (voice)
 2006 Bleach: Memories of Nobody
Mayuri Kurotsuchi (voice)
 2006 Bleach: Shattered Blade (Video Game)
Mayuri Kurotsuchi (voice)
 2006 Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 2 (Video Game)
Freeza / Cooler (Japanese version, voice)
 2006 Ultraman Mebius and Ultra Brothers
Alien Nackle (voice)
 2006 Battle Stadium D.O.N. (Video Game)
Frieza (voice)
 2006 Super Dragon Ball Z (Video Game)
Freeza / Mecha Freeza (Japanese version, voice)
 2006 Gintama (TV Series)
Daraku
- Kosupure suru nara kokoro made kazare (2006) ... Daraku (voice)
 2005 Kingdom Hearts II (Video Game)
Ling (voice)
 2005 Ginga Densetsu Weed (TV Series)
Smith
- Truth of the Twin Peaks (2005) ... Smith
- His Name Is Weed (2005) ... Smith
 2005 Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi (Video Game)
Freeza / Coola (Japanese version, voice)
 2005 Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger vs Abaranger (Video short)
Agent Abrella (voice)
 2004-2005 Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger (TV Series)
Agent Abrella
- Fôebâ Dekarenjâ (2005) ... Agent Abrella (voice)
- Debiruzu Dekabêsu (2005) ... Agent Abrella (voice)
- Faiyâbôru Sakuseshon (2005) ... Agent Abrella (voice)
- Wairudo Hâto Kûru Burein (2005) ... Agent Abrella (voice)
- Puropôzu Panikku (2005) ... Agent Abrella (voice)
 2004 Blade of the Phantom Master
Byon (voice)
 2004 Dragon Ball Z: Budokai 3 (Video Game)
Freeza / Coola (Japanese version, voice)
 2004 Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger the Movie: Full Blast Action (Short)
Agent Abrella (voice)
 2004 Ou Dorobou Jing in Seventh Heaven (Video short)
Kir (voice)
 2003 Dragon Ball Z: Budokai 2 (Video Game)
Freeza / Kuriza (Japanese version, voice)
 2003 Requiem from the Darkness (TV Series)
Mataichi
- Azuki Bean Washer (2003) ... Mataichi (voice)
 2003 Detective School Q (TV Series)
Yoshio Nakajima
- Mezase! Sekaiichi no Meitantei!! (2003) ... Yoshio Nakajima (voice)
 2002 Dragon Ball Z: Budokai (Video Game)
Frieza (Japanese version, voice)
 2002 Digimon Frontier (TV Series)
Lucemon Falldown / Satan
 2001/I Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Video Game)
Quirinus Quirrell (Japanese version, voice, as Ryusei Nakao)
 2001 Alien Nine (Video)
Borg (voice)
 2000-2001 Ghost Stories (TV Series)
Amanojaku / Kaaya / Amanojaku; Kaaya
- Farewell, Amanojaku - The Descent of Ohma (2001) ... Amanojaku; Kaaya (Japanese version, voice)
- The Headless Horsemen!! Curse of Death (2001) ... Amanojaku; Kaaya (Japanese version, voice)
- Akane-san of the Broadcasting Room!! Voice of the Dead (2001) ... Amanojaku; Kaaya (Japanese version, voice)
- The Apartment That Eats People! Nest of Evil Spirits (2001) ... Amanojaku; Kaaya (Japanese version, voice)
- The Devil's Spell - Rite of Darkness (2001) ... Amanojaku / Kaaya (Japanese version, voice, as Takakiyo Nakao)
 2000 The Bouncer (Video Game)
Kou Leifoh (Japanese version, voice)
 2000 Baby Felix (TV Series)
Marty (voice)
 2000 Angel Sanctuary (TV Mini-Series short)
Seraphita
- Regeneration (2000) ... Seraphita (voice)
- Awakening (2000) ... Seraphita (voice)
- Encounter (2000) ... Seraphita (voice)
 2000 Persona 2: Eternal Punishment (Video Game)
Tatsuya Sudou (voice)
 2000 Mirai sentai Timeranger (TV Series)
Pilot
- Gekka no Kishi (2000) ... Pilot
 2000 Za doraemonzu: Doki doki kikansha daibôsô (Short)
El Matadora (voice)
 1999 Rurouni Kenshin: Trust and Betrayal (TV Mini-Series)
Îzuka
- Juuji Kizu (1999) ... Îzuka (voice)
- Yoi no Satoyama (1999) ... Îzuka (voice)
- Mayoi Neko (1999) ... Îzuka (voice)
- Kiru Otoko (1999) ... Îzuka (voice)
 1999 Persona 2: Innocent Sin (Video Game)
Tatsuya Sudou (Japanese version, voice)
 1999 Zeno: Kagiri naki ai ni
Gentarou (voice)
 1998 Psychic Force (TV Mini-Series)
Brad Kilsten
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... Brad Kilsten (voice)
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... Brad Kilsten (voice)
 1998 Devilman Lady (TV Series)
Jason Bates (voice)
 1998 Bust-A-Move 4 (Video Game) (voice)
 1998 Yu-Gi-Oh! (TV Series)
Bomberman
- Bakuha Geemu de Saiaku Deeto (1998) ... Bomberman (voice)
 1998 Golgo 13: Queen Bee (Video)
Thomas Waltham (voice)
 1998 Cowboy Bebop (TV Series)
Roco Bonnaro
- Waltz for Venus (1998) ... Roco Bonnaro (voice)
 1998 Detective Conan: The Fourteenth Target
Kohei Sawaki (voice)
 1998 Tail Concerto (Video Game)
Fool (voice)
 1998 Knight Hunters (TV Series)
Farfarello
 1989-1997 Legend of the Galactic Heroes (TV Series)
Louis Machungo
- Bloodthirsty Maiden (Brünnhilde) (1997) ... Louis Machungo (voice)
- After the Festival (1995) ... Louis Machungo (voice)
- The Prodigal Sons Come Home (1994) ... Louis Machungo (voice)
- The Battle to Retake Iserlohn (1994) ... Louis Machungo (voice)
- To El Facil (1994) ... Louis Machungo (voice)
 1997 Dragon Ball GT (TV Series)
Freeza
- Saraba Gokuu... Mata Au Hi made (1997) ... Freeza (credit only)
- Bulma Ugoku! Vegeta Kaizou Keikaku (1997) ... Freeza (Japanese version, voice)
- Kyuukyoku Jinzou-ningen! Futari no 17-gou Gattai (1997) ... Freeza (Japanese version, voice)
- Jigoku no Masenshi! Cell & Freeza Fukkatsu (1997) ... Freeza (voice)
 1997 Psychic Force: Puzzle Taisen (Video Game)
Brad Kilsten (voice)
 1997 Dragon Ball GT: Final Bout (Video Game)
Frieza (voice)
 1996 Hotch Potch Station (TV Series)
 1996 Dragon Ball Z: Hyper Dimension (Video Game)
Frieza (voice)
 1995 Armitage III (TV Mini-Series)
D'Anclaude / Wilbur / Rene D'Anclaude
- Bit of Love (1995) ... Wilbur / D'Anclaude (voice)
- Heart Core (1995) ... Rene D'Anclaude (voice)
- Flesh and Stone (1995) ... D'Anclaude (voice)
- Electro Blood (1995) ... D'Anclaude (voice)
 1990-1995 Dragon Ball Z (TV Series)
Freeza
- A Last Hope!! We'll Make a Huge Genki-dama (1995) ... Freeza (voice)
- Dai kangeki!! Ita zo! Ano yo no sugê yatsu (1993) ... Freeza (voice)
- Ossu!! Hisashiburi... Kaette kita Son Gokû (1991) ... Freeza (voice)
 1995 Dragon Ball Z: Ultimate Battle 22 (Video Game)
Freeza (voice)
 1995 Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn
Freeza (Japanese version, voice)
 1994 Plastic Little: The Adventures of Captain Tita (Video)
Roger (as Takanori Nakao)
 1993 Dragon Ball Z (Video Game)
Frieza (voice)
 1993 Dragon Ball Z Gaiden: Saiya-jin Zetsumetsu Keikaku (Video)
Cooler / Frieza (voice)
 1993 Rokudenashi Blues 1993 (Video)
 1993 Dragon Ball Z: Super Butoden (Video Game)
Frieza (voice)
 1992 Dragon Ball Z: Gather Together! Goku's World (Video short)
Freeza (voice)
 1992 Comet in Moominland
Sniff (Japanese version, voice)
 1992 Dragon Ball Z: The Return of Cooler
Metal Coola (voice)
 1991 Dragon Ball Z: Cooler's Revenge
Coola / Freeza (voice)
 1991 Wizardry (Video)
Flack (voice)
 1990 Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku (TV Movie)
Freeza (voice)
 1990 A.D. Police Files (TV Mini-Series)
Saeki
- Maboroshi no onna (The Phantom Woman) (1990) ... Saeki (voice)
 1990 Goddamn (TV Mini-Series)
Rov Row (voice)
 1989 Crying Freeman 2: Shades of Death, Part 1 (Video)
Kô (voice)
 1989 Legend of Lemnear (Video)
Mesh (voice)
 1989 Billy Inu Nandemo Shokai (TV Series)
Don Nyan (voice)
 1988 Crying Freeman 1: Portrait of a Killer (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1988) ... Kô (voice)
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Kô (voice)
 1988 Soreike! Anpanman (TV Series)
Baikin-man
- Soreike! Anpanman ... Baikin-man (voice)
 1988 Toppo Jijo (TV Series)
Gigio, Topo
 1988 Dragon Ball (TV Series)
Tambourine
- Son Gokû tai Pikkoro Daimaô (1988) ... Tambourine (voice)
- Pikkoro Daimaô oritatsu!! (1988) ... Tambourine (voice)
- Son Gokû ikari bakuhatsu!! (1988) ... Tambourine (voice)
- Majû · Tanbarin ga yattekuru!! (1988) ... Tambourine (voice)
- Kaidanji · Yajirobê tôjô!! (1988) ... Tambourine (voice)
 1987 Grimm Masterpiece Theatre (TV Series)
Rooster
- Bureemen no ongaku tai (1987) ... Rooster (voice)
 1987 Saint Seiya: Evil Goddess Eris
Christ (voice)
 1986 Tatchi 2: Sayonara no Okurimono
Isamu Nishimura (voice)
 1986 Saint Seiya (TV Series)
Isaac, Kraken (voice)
 1985 Nobita no uchû shô-sensô (voice, as Ryuusei Nakao)
 1983 Iga-no Kabamaru (TV Series)
Kabamaru
 1983 Mission Outer Space Srungle (TV Series)
Sugar (voice)
 1981-1982 Beast King GoLion (TV Series)
Takashi 'Quiet' Shirogane / Ryô Shirogane
- Moero garura-jô (1982) ... Ryô Shirogane (voice)
- Goraion daikusen (1982) ... Ryô Shirogane (voice)
- Ankoku no daigundan (1982) ... Ryô Shirogane (voice)
- Yûsha shirogane otôto (1981) ... Ryô Shirogane (voice)
- Yûsha shirogane no shi (1981) ... Takashi 'Quiet' Shirogane (voice)
 1973 Dokkoi daisaku (TV Series)
 1968 Animal 1 (TV Series)
Ichirou Azuma (voice)
 1966 Urutora Q (TV Series)
Mamoru
- Garadama (1966) ... Mamoru (as Tomoharu Minamiya)
 1957 The Secret Monday (TV Mini-Series)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Provided the voice of Buster Bunny in the Japanese version of Tiny Toon Adventures (1990). See more »

Alternate Names:

Tomoharu Minamitani | Tomoharu Minamiya | Ryusei Nakao | Ryuusei Nakao | Takakiyo Nakao | Takanori Nakao

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Trivia:

Although he is typecast as villains in anime, in Japanese dubs of foreign animation he often voices heroes, mainly trickster types. See more »

Trademark:

Distinctive, high-pitched voice See more »

Nickname:

Tomo-chan

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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