List of Japanese voice actors and actresses

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Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

Character name Japanese voice actor
Nausicaä Sumi Shimamoto
King Jhil Mahito Tsujimura
Muzu
Obaba Hisako Hisako Kyōda
Yupa Goro Naya
Mito Ichiro Nagai
Gol Kōhei Miyauchi
Gikuri Jōji Yanami
Niga Minoru Yada
Teto Rihoko Yoshida
Girl A Masako Sugaya
Girl B Takako Sasuga
Girl C Rihoko Yoshida
Boy A Chika Sakamoto
Boy B Tarako
Asbel Yoji Matsuda
Kushana Yoshiko Sakakibara
Kurotowa Iemasa Kayumi
Lastelle Miina Tominaga
Mayor of Pejite Mugihito
Lastelle's Mother Akiko Tsuboi
Commando Tetsuo Mizutori
Pejite Citizens Takeki Nakamura
Bin Shimada
Pejite Girl Takako Ôta
Torumekian Soldiers Shinji Nomura
Hôchû Ôtsuka
Boy Hisako Ayuhara

Castle in the Sky

Character name Japanese voice actor
Pazu Mayumi Tanaka
Sheeta (Princess Lusheeta Toel Ul Laputa) Keiko Yokozawa
Captain Dola Kotoe Hatsui
Colonel Muska (Romska Palo Ul Laputa) Minori Terada
Uncle Pom Fujio Tokita
General Mōro Ichirō Nagai
Boss/Mr. Duffi Hiroshi Ito
Shalulu/Charles Takumi Kamiyama
Lui/Louis Yoshito Yasuhara
Anli/Henri Sukekiyo Kameyama
Motoro/Engineer Ryūji Saikachi
Okami Machiko Washio
Madge Tarako
Underling Eken Mine
Masashi Sugawara
Train Operator Tomomichi Nishimura

Additional Voices

  • Reiko Suzuki
  • Takahiro Hirai
  • Tomomichi Nishimura
  • Shinya Ohtaki
  • Hideki Fukushi
  • Nobuyuki Furuta
  • Hōchū Ōtsuka
  • Kazuhiko Tanaka
  • Toshihiko Seki
  • Megumi Hayashibara

Grave of the Fireflies

Character Voice Cast
Seita Tsutomu Tatsumi
Setsuko Ayano Shiraishi
Mrs. Yokokawa (mother) Yoshiko Shinohara
Seita's Aunt Akemi Yamaguchi

Additional Voices

  • Kōzō Hashida
  • Masayo Sakai
  • Kazumi Nozaki
  • Yoshio Matsuoka
  • Masahiro Kanetake
  • Kiyoshi Yanagawa
  • Hajime Maki
  • Atsuo Omote
  • Teruhisa Harita
  • Hiroshi Tanaka
  • Michio Denpō
  • Shirō Tamaki
  • Tadashi Nakamura
  • Mika Sekita
  • Mariko Miyamoto
  • Atsushi Matsumoto
  • Haruko Matsuda
  • Keiko Ueda
  • Kazuhiko Takeoka
  • Kiyomi Ajisaka
  • Makio Ueno
  • Toyokazu Hiramatsu
  • Kyôko Moriwaki
  • Takashi Shimatani
  • Ryūji Sanada
  • Tamotsu Kuni
  • Haruo Kaji
  • Toshiko Ama
  • Makoto Kobayashi
  • Ken'ichi Sawada
  • Ikuo Kokubu
  • Yūsuke Yokoyama
  • Yoshinaga Fusamoto
  • Kōshirō Tanimoto
  • Masato Moriya
  • Tetsurō Nakayama
  • Naoki Fujita
  • Masafumi Jōno
  • Tsukasa Ban
  • Makiko Kinoshita
  • Senkoku Yukuhara
  • Yūko Kurokawa
  • Mayumi Kawaguchi

My Neighbor Totoro

Character name Japanese voice actor
Satsuki Kusakabe Noriko Hidaka
Mei Kusakabe Chika Sakamoto
Tatsuo Kusakabe Shigesato Itoi
Yasuko Kusakabe Sumi Shimamoto
Totoro Hitoshi Takagi
Catbus Naoki Tatsuta
Granny/Nanny Tanie Kitabayashi
Kanta Okagi Toshiyuki Amagasa
Michiko Chie Kōjiro
Kanta's Mother Yūko Maruyama
Kanta's Father Masashi Hirose
Otoko Daiki Nakamura
Ryōko Yūko Mizutani
Miss Hara Machiko Washio
Kanta's Aunt Reiko Suzuki
Moving Man Shigeru Chiba
Postal Messenger Tomohiro Nishimura

Additional Voices

  • Naoki Tatsuta
  • Tarako
  • Mitsuko Ishida
  • Chie Kōjiro
  • Akiko Hiramatsu
  • Ikue Ōtani

Kiki's Delivery Service

Character voice actor
Kiki Minami Takayama
Jiji Rei Sakuma
Osono Keiko Toda
Ursula Minami Takayama
Tombo Kappei Yamaguchi
Fukuo Koichi Yamadera
Kokiri (Kiki's mother) Mieko Nobusawa
Okino (Kiki's father) Kōichi Miura
Madame Haruko Katō
Barsa Hiroko Seki
Senior Witch Yūko Kobayashi
Madame's Granddaughter Keiko Kagimoto
Ket Yuriko Fuchizaki
Maki (Ket's aunt) Kikuko Inoue
Ket's Mother Mika Doi
Miss Dora Shō Saitō
Ket's Father Takaya Hashi
Policeman Kōichi Yamadera
Radio Announcer
Clock Tower Caretaker Tomomichi Nishimura
Baby Chika Sakamoto

Additional Voices

Only Yesterday

Character Japanese
Taeko Okajima Miki Imai
Yoko Honna (fifth grade)
Toshio Toshirō Yanagiba

Young Taeko's classmates

Character Japanese
Tsuneko Mayumi Iizuka
Aiko Mei Oshitani
Toko Megumi Komine
Rie Yukiyo Takizawa
Suzuki ("Soo") Masashi Ishikawa
Shuji Hirota Yūki Masuda

Taeko's family in Tokyo

Character Japanese
Mrs. Okajima Michie Terada
Mr. Okajima Masahiro Itō
Nanako Okajima Yorie Yamashita
Yaeko Okajima Yuki Minowa
Grandmother Okajima Chie Kitagawa

Taeko's farm relatives in Yamagata

Character Japanese
Kazuo Kōji Gotō
Kiyoko Sachiko Ishikawa
Naoko Masako Watanabe
Grandmother Okajima Chie Kitagawa

Other Characters

Character Japanese
Abe Hirozumi Satō
Torahige Ichirō Nagai (uncredited)

Porco Rosso

Character Japanese
Porco Rosso

Shūichirō Moriyama

Donald Curtis Akio Ōtsuka
Fio Piccolo

Akemi Okamura

Gina Tokiko Kato
Mr. Piccolo Sanshi Katsura
Capo Tsunehiko Kamijō
Mamma Aiuto Gang Reizo Nomoto
Osamu Saka
Yū Shimaka

Pom Poko

 
Role Japanese
Narrator Shinchō Kokontei
Shoukichi Makoto Nonomura
Okiyo Yuriko Ishida
Seizaemon Norihei Miki
Fireball Oroku Nijiko Kiyokawa
Gonta Shigeru Izumiya
Inugami Gyobu Gannosuke Ashiya
Bunta/Wonderland President Takehiro Murata
Kincho/Yashimano Hage Beichō Katsura
Abbot Tsurugame Kosan Yanagiya
Tamasaburo Akira Kamiya
Sasuke Megumi Hayashibara
Ryutaro Akira Fukuzawa
Osho Kosan Yanagiya
Hayashi Osamu Katō
Koharu Yorie Yamashita
Ponkichi Hayashiya Shōzō IX
Otama Yumi Kuroda
Reporter/News Anchor unknown

Whisper of the Heart

Character Japanese
Shizuku Tsukishima Yōko Honna
Seiji Amasawa Issei Takahashi
Yuko Harada Maiko Kayama
Sugimura Yoshimi Nakajima
Baron Humbert von Gikkingen Shigeru Tsuyuguchi
Seiya Tsukishima Takashi Tachibana
Asako Tsukishima Shigeru Muroi

Shiro Nishi

Keiju Kobayashi

Shiho Tsukishima

Yorie Yamashita
Kosaka Minami Takayama

Kinuyo

Mayumi Iizuka
Nao Mai Chiba
Kita Toshio Suzuki
Minami Naohisa Inoue

Princess Mononoke

Character Japanese
Ashitaka Yōji Matsuda
San Yuriko Ishida
Lady Eboshi Yūko Tanaka
Jigo Kaoru Kobayashi
Kohroku Masahiko Nishimura
Gonza Tsunehiko Kamijo
Moro Akihiro Miwa
Hī-sama Mitsuko Mori
Okkoto

Hisaya Morishige

Toki Sumi Shimamoto
Kaya Yuriko Ishida
Kiyo Sumi Shimamoto

My Neighbors the Yamadas

Character Japanese
Takashi Yamada Tōru Masuoka
Matsuko Yamada Yukiji Asaoka
Noboru Yamada Hayato Isobata
Nonoko Yamada Naomi Uno
Shige Yamano Masako Araki
Fujihara Akiko Yano

Spirited Away

Character Japanese
Chihiro Ogino Rumi Hiiragi
Haku Miyu Irino
Yubaba Mari Natsuki
Zeniba
Kamajī Bunta Sugawara
Rin Yumi Tamai
Chichiyaku Tsunehiko Kamijo
Aniyaku Takehiko Ono
No-Face Akio Nakamura
Aogaeru Tatsuya Gashuin
Bandai-gaeru Yo Oizumi
Ryūnosuke Kamiki
Akio Ogino, Chihiro's father Takashi Naito
Yūko Ogino, Chihiro's mother Yasuko Sawaguchi
River Spirit Koba Hayashi
Oshira-sama Ken Yasuda
Kashira Akio Nakamura

The Cat Returns

Character Japanese
Haru Yoshioka Chizuru Ikewaki
Yūji Kishi (young Haru)
Baron Humbert von Gikkingen Yoshihiko Hakamada
Muta/Renaldo Moon Tetsu Watanabe
Toto Yōsuke Saitō
Prince Lune Takayuki Yamada
Yuki Aki Maeda
The Cat King Tetsurō Tanba
Hiromi Hitomi Satō
Natoru Mari Hamada
Natori Kenta Satoi
Naoko Yoshioka Kumiko Okae
French girl Keiko Tsukamoto
Chika Yōko Honna

Additional Voices

  • Makoto Aoki
  • Katsumi Chō
  • Daisuke Egawa
  • Yayoi Kazuki
  • Yuji Kishi
  • Tae Komamura
  • Mitsuru Miyamoto
  • Toshihiro Nakamura
  • Yo Oizumi
  • Toshitaka Shimizu
  • Tarusuke Shingaki
  • Yuri Shiratori
  • Takayuki Suzui
  • Bari Suzuki
  • Atsuko Tanaka
  • Ken Yasuda
  • Hikari Yono

Howl's Moving Castle

Character Japanese
Sophie Chieko Baisho
Howl Takuya Kimura
Witch of the Waste Akihiro Miwa
Calcifer Tatsuya Gashuin
Markl Ryūnosuke Kamiki
Suliman Haruko Katō
Lettie Hatter Yayoi Kazuki
Honey Mayuno Yasokawa
Turnip Head/Prince Justin Yo Oizumi
Madge Rio Kanno
King of Ingary Akio Otsuka
Heen Daijirō Harada

Tales from Earthsea

Character Japanese
Ged/Sparrowhawk Bunta Sugawara
Prince Arren Junichi Okada
Therru/Tehanu Aoi Teshima
Tenar Jun Fubuki
King of Enlad Kaoru Kobayashi
Queen Yui Natsukawa
Cob Yūko Tanaka
Hare Teruyuki Kagawa
Hazia Dealer Takashi Naito
Cloak Vendor Mitsuko Baisho

Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea

Character Japanese

Sōsuke

Hiroki Doi
Ponyo Yuria Nara
Kōichi Kazushige Nagashima
Fujimoto George Tokoro
Granmamare Yuki Amami
Lisa Tomoko Yamaguchi
Toki Kazuko Yoshiyuki
Yoshie Tomoko Naraoka
Noriko Tokie Hidari
Ponyo's Sisters Akiko Yano
Newscaster Shin'ich Hatori
Kumiko Eimi Hiraoka
Young Mother Rumi Hiiragi
Young Father Shirō Saitō
Kayo Akiko Takeguchi
Karen Nozomi Ohashi
Sōsuke's Teacher Eiko Kanasawa

The Secret World of Arrietty

Character Japanese
Arrietty Mirai Shida
Shō Ryunosuke Kamiki
Homily Shinobu Otake
Sadako Maki Keiko Takeshita
Spiller Tatsuya Fujiwara
Pod Tomokazu Miura
Haru Kirin Kiki

From Up on Poppy Hill

Character Japanese
Shun Kazama Junichi Okada
Umi Matsuzaki Masami Nagasawa
Aoi Watanabe (young)
Hana Matsuzaki Keiko Takeshita
Ryōko Matsuzaki Jun Fubuki
Miki Hokuto Yuriko Ishida
Yoshio Onodera Takashi Naito
Shirou Mizunuma Shunsuke Kazama
Akio Kazama Nao Omori
Tokumaru Teruyuki Kagawa
Sora Matsuzaki Haruka Shiraishi
Riku Matsuzaki Tsubasa Kobayashi
Sachiko Hirokoji Rumi Hiiragi
Nobuko Yokoyama Aoi Teshima
Yuuko Toshimi Kanno
History teacher Goro Miyazaki
Yūichirō Sawamura Junichi Okada
Yamazaki Hiroki Tanaka

The Wind Rises

Character Japanese
Jiro Horikoshi Hideaki Anno
Kaichi Kaburagi (young)
Naoko Satomi Miori Takimoto
Mayu Iino (young)
Kirō Honjō Hidetoshi Nishijima
Kurokawa Masahiko Nishimura
Castorp Stephen Albert
Satomi Morio Kazama
Jiro's mother Keiko Takeshita
Kayo Horikoshi Mirai Shida
Maki Shinta (young)
Hattori Jun Kunimura
Mrs. Kurokawa Shinobu Otake
Caproni Nomura Mansai

When Marnie Was There

Character Japanese
Anna Sasaki Sara Takatsuki
Marnie Kasumi Arimura (young)
Ryoko Moriyama (old)
Sayaka Hana Sugisaki
Hisako Hitomi Kuroki
Yoriko Sasaki Nanako Matsushima

Kiyomasa Ōiwa

Susumu Terajima
Setsu Oiwa Toshie Negishi
Nanny Kazuko Yoshiyuki
Tōichi

Ken Yasuda

Mrs. Kadoya
Nobuko Kadoya Akiko Yoritsune
Doctor Yamashita Yo Oizumi
Neighborhood Association Officer Takuma Otoo
Art Teacher Hiroyuki Morisaki

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

Character Japanese
Princess Kaguya Aki Asakura
Sutemaru Kengo Kora
The Bamboo Cutter Takeo Chii
The Bamboo Cutter's Wife Nobuko Miyamoto
Lady Sagami Atsuko Takahata
Menowarawa Tomoko Tabata
Inbe no Akita Tatekawa Shinosuke
Prince Ishitsukuri

Takaya Kamikawa

Lord Minister of the Right Abe Hikaru Ijūin
Great Counselor Otomo Ryudo Uzaki
The Mikado Nakamura Shichinosuke II
Prince Kuramochi Isao Hashizume
Middle Counselor Isonokami Tamaki Kojo
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