List of English voice actors and actresses

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Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

Character name English voice actor
(New World Pictures, 1985)
English voice actor
(Disney, 2005)
Nausicaä Susan Davis (Princess Zandra) Alison Lohman
King Jhil Alvy Moore Mark Silverman
Muzu Unknown James Taylor
Obaba Hisako Linda Gary (Old Lady) Tress MacNeille
Yupa Hal Smith Patrick Stewart
Mito Hal Smith (Axel) Edward James Olmos
Gol Unknown Frank Welker
Gikuri Jeff Bennett
Niga Ken Sansom Mark Silverman
Asbel Cam Clarke (Prince Milo) Shia LaBeouf
Kushana Linda Gary (Queen Salena) Uma Thurman
Teto Rihoko Yoshida
Kurotowa Peter Cullen (General) Chris Sarandon
Lastelle Robbie Lee Emily Bauer
Mayor of Pejite David McCharen Mark Hamill
Lastelle's Mother Patricia Parris Jodi Benson
Narrator Hal Smith Tony Jay
Children Jimmy Keegan Paul Butcher
Ashley Edner
Molly Keck
Jordan Orr
Aimee Roldan
Grace Rolek
Ross Simanteris
Commando Unknown
Pejite Citizens Unknown Jeff Bennett
Pejite Girl Bettina Bush Ashley Rose Orr
Torumekian Soldiers Unknown Dee Bradley Baker
Jeff Bennett

Additional Voices

  • 1985 dub: Doris Hess, Daamen J. Krall, Mona Marshall, Jan Rabson, Marilyn Schreffler, Ginny Taylor, Jeff Winkless, Mike Winslow
  • Disney: Newell Alexander, Rosemary Alexander, Tom Amundsen, Stephen Apostolina, Mitch Carter, Robert Clotworthy, David Cowgill, Wendy Cutler, Ike Eisenmann, Jean Gilpin, Nicholas Guest, Bridget Hoffman, Sherry Hursey, Rif Hutton, Edie Mirman, Richard Miro, Peter Renaday, James Arnold Taylor, Lynnanne Zager

Laputa: Castle in the Sky

Character name English voice actor
(Magnum, 1988)
English voice actor
(Disney, 2003)
Pazu Barbara Goodson James Van Der Beek
Sheeta (Princess Lusheeta Toel Ul Laputa) Lara Cody Anna Paquin
Debi Derryberry (young)
Captain Dola Rachel Vanowen Cloris Leachman
Muska (Romuska Palo Ul Laputa) Jeff Winkless Mark Hamill
Uncle Pom Edward Mannix Richard Dysart
General Muoro Mike Reynolds Jim Cummings
Boss/Mr. Duffi Clifton Wells John Hostetter
Shalulu/Charles Dave Mallow Mike McShane
Lui/Louis Barry Stigler Mandy Patinkin
Anli/Henri Eddie Frierson Andy Dick
Motro/Engineer Clifton Wells Eddie Frierson
Train Operator Daniel Foster Matt K. Miller
Okami Lara Cody Tress MacNeille
Madge Barbara Goodson Debi Derryberry

Uncredited

  • John DiMaggio - Crowd, Soldier (Disney version)
  • Pat Fraley - Animal Vocal Effects (Disney version)
  • Frank Welker - Animal Vocal Effects (Disney version)

Additional voices

  • Corey Burton
  • John DeMita
  • Eddie Frierson
  • Tress MacNeille
  • Scott Menville
  • Matt Miller
  • Andrew Philpot
  • Michael Sorich

Grave of the Fireflies

Character Role 1998 Version 2012 Version
Seita Yokokawa Protagonist J. Robert Spencer Adam Gibbs
Setsuko Yokokawa Protagonist Corinne Orr Emily Neves
Mrs. Yokokawa Supporting character Veronica Taylor Shelley Calene-Black
Seita's Aunt Supporting character Amy Jones Marcy Bannor

My Neighbor Totoro

Character name English voice actor

(Streamline, 1990)

English voice actor
(Disney/GKIDS, 2005)
Satsuki Kusakabe Lisa Michelson Dakota Fanning
Mei Kusakabe Cheryl Chase Elle Fanning
Tatsuo Kusakabe Greg Snegoff Tim Daly
Yasuko Kusakabe Alexandra Kenworthy Lea Salonga
Totoro Unknown Frank Welker
Catbus Carl Macek (uncredited)
Granny/Nanny Natalie Core Pat Carroll
Kanta Okagi Kenneth Hartman Paul Butcher
Michiko Brianne Siddall (uncredited) Ashley Rose Orr
Kanta's Mother Melanie MacQueen Kath Soucie
Kanta's Father Steve Kramer David Midthunder
Otoko Kerrigan Mahan (uncredited) Matt Adler
Ryōko Lara Cody Bridget Hoffman
Miss Hara Edie Mirman (uncredited) Tress MacNeille (uncredited)
Kanta's Aunt Russi Taylor
Kusakari-a man Greg Snegoff Newell Alexander
Postal Messenger Doug Stone Robert Clotworthy

Additional Voices

  • Streamline: Greg Snegoff
  • Disney: Kristin Klabunde, J.P. Manoux, Evan Sabara, Yvonne Russo, Toochis Morin, Kimberly Guerrero, Zahn McClarnon, Katelin Petersen, Ashley Rose Orr

Kiki's Delivery Service

Character Streamline Dub (1990) Disney Dub (1998)
Kiki Lisa Michelson Kirsten Dunst
Jiji Kerrigan Mahan Phil Hartman
Osono Alexandra Kenworthy Tress MacNeille
Ursula Edie Mirman Janeane Garofalo
Tombo Eddie Frierson Matthew Lawrence
Fukuo Greg Snegoff Brad Garrett
Kokiri (Kiki's mother) Barbara Goodson Kath Soucie
Okino (Kiki's father) John Dantona Jeff Bennett
Madame Melanie MacQueen Debbie Reynolds
Barsa Edie Mirman Edie McClurg
Senior Witch Wendee Lee Debi Derryberry
Madame's Granddaughter Sherry Lynn
Ket Lara Cody Pamela Adlon
Maki (Ket's aunt) Julia Fletcher
Ket's Mother Diane Michelle
Miss Dora Fay Dewitt
Ket's Father Steve Kramer John DeMita
Policeman Matt K. Miller
Radio Announcer Carl Macek Corey Burton
Clock Tower Caretaker Greg Snegoff Lewis Arquette
Baby Russi Taylor Christine Cavanaugh

Additional Voices

  • Streamline: Barbara Goodson, Dave Mallow, Diane Michelle, Doug Stone, Greg Snegoff, Kerrigan Mahan, Lara Cody, Melanie MacQueen, Mike Reynolds, Steve Kramer, Wendee Lee
  • Disney: John DeMita, Eddie Frierson, John Hostetter, Sherry Lynn, Scott Menville

Only Yesterday

Character English
Taeko Okajima Daisy Ridley
Alison Fernandez (fifth grade)
Toshio Dev Patel

Young Taeko's classmates

Character Voice actor/actress
Tsuneko Hope Levy
Aiko Stephanie Sheh
Toko Ava Acres
Rie Madeleine Rose Yen
Suzuki ("Soo") Jaden Betts
Shuji Hirota Gianella Thielmann

Taeko's family in Tokyo

Character English
Mrs. Okajima Grey Griffin
Mr. Okajima Matt Yang King
Nanako Okajima Laura Bailey
Yaeko Okajima Ashley Eckstein
Grandmother Okajima Mona Marshall

Taeko's farm relatives in Yamagata

Character English
Kazuo Matt Yang King
Kiyoko Sumalee Montano
Naoko Tara Strong
Grandmother Okajima Nika Futterman

Other Characters

Character English
Abe Jacob Guenther

Uncredited

Character English
Torahige Greg Grunberg

Porco Rosso

Characters JAL Dub Cast Disney English Dub Cast
Porco Rosso Patrick Harlan Michael Keaton
Donald Curtis Greg Dale Cary Elwes
Fio Piccolo Lynn Eve Harris Kimberly Williams-Paisley
Gina Faith Bach
Kato Tokiko (singing)
Susan Egan
Mr. Piccolo Clay Lowrey David Ogden Stiers
Capo Unknown Brad Garrett
Mamma Aiuto Gang Jeff Manning Bill Faggerbake
Kevin Michael Richardson
Frank Welker
Rodger Bumpass

Additional Voices

  • JAL Dub: Faith Bach, Greg Dale, Barry Gjerde, Patrick Harlan, Lynn Eve Harris, James Keating, Clay Lowrey, Jeff Manning, Rumiko Varnes
  • Disney: Jack Angel, Dee Bradley Baker, Michael Bell, Jeff Bennett, Earl Boen, Cameron Bowen, Rodger Bumpass, Corey Burton, Jennifer Darling, Debi Derryberry, Ashley Edner, Bobby Edner, Paul Eiding, Greg Ellis, Bill Farmer, Pat Fraley, Brian George, Tom Kenny, Sherry Lynn, Tress MacNeille, Kaitlyn Maggio, Mickie McGowan, Laraine Newman, Rob Paulsen, Bradley Pierce, Philip Proctor, Aimee Roldan, Deanna Russo, Chelsea Smith, Jim Ward

Pom Poko

Role English
Narrator Maurice LaMarche
Shoukichi Jonathan Taylor Thomas
Okiyo Jillian Bowen
Seizaemon J.K. Simmons
Fireball Oroku Tress MacNeille
Gonta Clancy Brown
Inugami Gyobu Jess Harnell
Bunta/Wonderland President Kevin Michael Richardson
Kincho/Yashimano Hage Brian George
Tamasaburo Wally Kurth
Sasuke Marc Dontana
Ryutaro John DiMaggio
Osho Andre Stojka
Hayashi Brian Posehn
Koharu Olivia d'Abo
Ponkichi David Oliver Cohen
Otama Russi Taylor
Reporter/News Anchor Mark Moseley

Whisper of the Heart

Character VA portrait English dub cast
Shizuku Tsukishima
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Brittany Snow
Seiji Amasawa
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David Gallagher
Yuko Harada
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Ashley Tisdale
Sugimura
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Martin Spanjers
Baron Humbert von Gikkingen
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Cary Elwes
Seiya Tsukishima
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James Sikking
Asako Tsukishima
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Jean Smart
Shiro Nishi
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Harold Gould
Shiho Tsukishima
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Courtney Thorne-Smith
Kosaka Vicki Davis
Kinuyo Mika Boorem
Nao Abigail Mavity

Princess Mononoke

Characters English Dub Cast
Ashitaka Billy Crudup
San Claire Danes
Lady Eboshi Minnie Driver
Jigo Billy Bob Thornton
Kohroku John DeMita
Gonza John DiMaggio
Moro Gillian Anderson
Hī-sama Debi Derryberry
Okkoto Keith David
Toki Jada Pinkett Smith
Kaya Tara Charendoff
Kiyo Tress MacNeille

My Neighbors the Yamadas

Character English
Takashi Yamada James Belushi
Matsuko Yamada Molly Shannon
Noboru Yamada Daryl Sabara
Nonoko Yamada Liliana Mumy
Shige Yamano Tress MacNeille
Narrator David Ogden Stiers

Spirited Away

Character name English voice actor
Chihiro Ogino (荻野 千尋 Ogino Chihiro)/Sen ( lit. "One-Thousand") Daveigh Chase
Haku (ハク)/Spirit of the Kohaku River (ニギハヤミ コハクヌシ Nigihayami Kohakunushi, lit. "flourishing swift-flowing amber [river] god") Jason Marsden
Yubaba (湯婆婆 Yubāba, lit. "bathhouse granny") Suzanne Pleshette
Zeniba (銭婆 Zenība, lit. "money granny")
Kamaji (釜爺 Kamajī, lit. "boiler grandad") David Ogden Stiers
Lin (リン Rin) Susan Egan
Chichiyaku (父役) Paul Eiding
Aniyaku (兄役)/Assistant Manager John Ratzenberger
No-Face (顔無し Kaonashi, lit. "faceless") Bob Bergen
Aogaeru (青蛙, lit. "green frog")
Bandai-gaeru (番台蛙)/Foreman Rodger Bumpass
Boh ( ) (Baby) Tara Strong
Akio Ogino (荻野 明夫 Ogino Akio), Chihiro's father Michael Chiklis
Yūko Ogino (荻野 悠子 Ogino Yūko), Chihiro's mother Lauren Holly
River Spirit (河の神 Kawa no kami) Jim Ward
Radish Spirit (お白様 Oshira-sama, lit. "Great White Lord") Jack Angel
Kashira Dee Bradley Baker

Additional Voices

  • Jennifer Darling
  • Sherry Lynn
  • Mona Marshall
  • Mickie McGowan - Bath House Woman
  • Candi Milo
  • Colleen Villard
  • Phil Proctor - Frog-like Chef

The Cat Returns

Character English Cast
Haru Yoshioka Anne Hathaway
Katia Coe (young Haru)
Baron Humbert von Gikkingen Cary Elwes
Muta/Renaldo Moon Peter Boyle
Toto Elliott Gould
Prince Lune Andrew Bevis
Yuki Judy Greer
The Cat King Tim Curry
Hiromi Kristen Bell
Natoru Andy Richter
Natori René Auberjonois
Naoko Yoshioka Kristine Sutherland
French girl Jenny Andrews

Additional Voices

  • Greg Berg
  • Erin Chambers
  • Robert Clotworthy
  • Kat Cressida
  • Terri Douglas
  • Courtnee Draper
  • Jason Harris
  • Brian Herskowitz
  • Mona Marshall
  • Randy Montgomery
  • Bradley Pierce
  • Diz White

Howl's Moving Castle

Character Voice Actor (English)
Sophie Emily Mortimer (young) / Jean Simmons (old)
Howl Christian Bale
Witch of the Waste Lauren Bacall
Calcifer Billy Crystal
Markl Josh Hutcherson
Suliman Blythe Danner
Lettie Hatter Jena Malone
Honey Mari Devon
Turnip Head / Prince Justin Crispin Freeman
Madge Liliana Mumy
King of Ingary Mark Silverman
Heen Daijirō Harada (原田大二郎)

Tales from Earthsea

Character English dub cast
Ged/Sparrowhawk Timothy Dalton
Prince Arren Matt Levin
Therru/Tehanu Blaire Restaneo
Tenar Mariska Hargitay
King of Enlad Brian George
Queen Susanne Blakeslee
Cob Willem Dafoe
Hare Cheech Marin
Hazia Dealer Jess Harnell
Vendor Russi Taylor

Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea

Character English dub cast
Sōsuke Frankie Jonas
Ponyo Noah Cyrus
Kōichi Matt Damon
Fujimoto Liam Neeson
Granmamare Cate Blanchett
Lisa Tina Fey
Toki Lily Tomlin
Yoshie Cloris Leachman
Noriko Betty White
Newscaster Kurt Knutsson
Kumiko Jennessa Rose
Young Mother Mona Marshall
Young Father Bob Bergen
Kayo Marsha Clark
Karen Colleen O'Shaughnessey
Sōsuke's Teacher Courtnee Draper

The Secret World of Arrietty

Character English UK voice actor
(StudioCanal, 2011)
English US voice actor
(Disney, 2012)
Arrietty (アリエッティ Arietti) Saoirse Ronan Bridgit Mendler
Shō (翔) Tom Holland David Henrie as Shawn
Homily (ホミリー Homirī) Olivia Colman Amy Poehler
Sadako Maki (牧 貞子 Maki Sadako) Phyllida Law Gracie Poletti as Jessica
Spiller (スピラー Supirā) Luke Allen-Gale Moisés Arias
Pod (ポッド Poddo) Mark Strong Will Arnett
Haru (ハル) Geraldine McEwan Carol Burnett as Hara

Additional Voices (US Version)

  • Frank Marshall

From Up on Poppy Hill

Character Role English
Shun Kazama Protagonist Anton Yelchin
Umi Matsuzaki Protagonist Sarah Bolger
Akio Kazama Supporting character Chris Noth
Clubhouse Head Supporting character Ron Howard
Fish Seller Supporting character Jake Steinfeld
Gen Shiraki Supporting character Jeff Dunham
Hana Matsuzaki Supporting character Edie Mirman
History teacher Supporting character Ronan Farrow
Miki Hokuto Supporting character Gillian Anderson
Nobuko Yokoyama Supporting character Emily Osment
Riku Matsuzaki Supporting character Raymond Ochoa
Alex Wolff
Ryōko Matsuzaki Supporting character Jamie Lee Curtis
Sachiko Hirokōji Supporting character Aubrey Plaza
Shiro Mizunuma Supporting character Charlie Saxton
Saori Makimura Supporting character Christina Hendricks
Sora Matsuzaki Supporting character Isabelle Fuhrman
Tokumaru Supporting character Beau Bridges
Tokumaru's Assistant Supporting character Emily Bridges
Yamazaki Supporting character Richard Horvitz
Yoshio Onodera Supporting character Bruce Dern
Yūichirō Sawamura Supporting character Robert Clotworthy
Yuko Supporting character Bridget Hoffman

The Wind Rises

Character English
Jiro Horikoshi Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Zach Callison (young)
Honjo John Krasinski
Nahoko Satomi Emily Blunt
Madeleine Rose Yen (young)
Kurokawa Martin Short
Caproni Stanley Tucci
Hattori Mandy Patinkin
Kayo Horikoshi Mae Whitman
Eva Bella (young)
Castorp Werner Herzog
Mrs. Kurokawa Jennifer Grey
Satomi William H. Macy
Jiro's Mother Edie Mirman
Kinu Mae Whitman
Katayama Darren Criss
Sone Elijah Wood
Mitsubishi Employee Ronan Farrow
Fight Engineer David Cowgill

Additional Voices

  • Matt Adler
  • Holly Dorff Long
  • Moosie Drier
  • Jackie Gonneau
  • Nicholas Guest
  • Richard Horvitz
  • Rif Hutton
  • Matthew Labyorteaux
  • Michelle Ruff
  • Byron Thames
  • Madeleine E. White
  • David Zyler

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

Character English dub cast
Princess Kaguya Chloë Grace Moretz
Caitlyn Leone (young)
Sutemaru Darren Criss
The Bamboo Cutter James Caan
The Bamboo Cutter's Wife Mary Steenburgen
Lady Sagami Lucy Liu
Menowarawa Hynden Walch
Inbe no Akita George Segal
Prince Ishitsukuri James Marsden
Lord Minister of the Right Abe Oliver Platt
Great Counselor Otomo Daniel Dae Kim
The Mikado Dean Cain
Prince Kuramochi Beau Bridges
Middle Counselor Isonokami John Cho

When Marnie Was There

Character English dub cast
Anna Sasaki Hailee Steinfeld
Marnie Kiernan Shipka (preteen)
Taylor Autumn Bertman (young)
Catherine O'Hara (old)
Sayaka Ava Acres
Hisako Vanessa Williams
Mila Brener (young)
Yoriko Sasaki Geena Davis
Kiyomasa Ōiwa John C. Reilly
Setsu Oiwa Grey Griffin
Nanny Ellen Burstyn
Tōichi Fred Tatasciore
Mrs. Kadoya Kathy Bates
Nobuko Kadoya Raini Rodriguez
Doctor Yamashita Bob Bergen

Additional Voice Cast

  • Kyle Arem
  • Laura Bailey
  • Jessica DiCicco
  • Elsa Gabrielli
  • Hope Levy
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