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 Ichiro Nagai
Boss/Mr. Duffi Hiroshi Ito
Shalulu/Charles Takumi Kamiyama
Lui/Louis Yoshito Yasuhara
Anli/Henri Sukekiyo Kameyama
Motoro/Engineer Ryuji 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
  • Hôchû Ôtsuka
  • 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

  • Kôzô Hashida
  • Masayo Sakai
  • Kazumi Nozaki
  • Yoshio Matsuoka
  • Masahiro Kanetake
  • Kiyoshi Yanagawa
  • Hajime Maki
  • Atsuo Omote
  • Teruhisa Harita
  • Hiroshi Tanaka
  • Michio Denpô
  • Shirô 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
  • Ryûji Sanada
  • Tamotsu Kuni
  • Haruo Kaji
  • Toshiko Ama
  • Makoto Kobayashi
  • Ken'ichi Sawada
  • Ikuo Kokubu
  • Yûsuke Yokoyama
  • Yoshinaga Fusamoto
  • Kôshirô Tanimoto
  • Masato Moriya
  • Tetsurô Nakayama
  • Naoki Fujita
  • Masafumi Jôno
  • Tsukasa Ban
  • Makiko Kinoshita
  • Senkoku Yukuhara
  • Yûko 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 Kojiro
Kanta's Mother Yuko Maruyama
Kanta's Father Masashi Hirose
Otoko Daiki Nakamura
Ryōko Yuko 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 Koujiro
  • Akiko Hiramatsu
  • Ikue Ôtani

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 Yuko Kobayashi
Madame's Granddaughter Keiko Kagimoto
Ket Yuriko Fuchizaki
Maki (Ket's aunt) Kikuko Inoue
Ket's Mother Mika Doi
Miss Dora Sho Saito
Ket's Father Takaya Hashi
Policeman Koichi 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 Toshiro 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 Koji Goto
Kiyoko Sachiko Ishikawa
Naoko Masako Watanabe
Grandmother Okajima Chie Kitagawa

Other Characters

Character Japanese
Abe Hirozumi Sato

Uncredited

Character Japanese
Torahige Ichiro Nagai

Porco Rosso

Characters Original Actor
Porco Rosso Shuichiro Moriyama
Donald Curtis Akio Otsuka
Fio Piccolo Akemi Okamura
Gina Kato Tokiko
Mr. Piccolo Sanshi Katsura
Capo Tsunehiko Kamijo
Mamma Aiuto Gang Reizo Nomoto
Osamu Saka
Yu Shimaka

Pom Poko

 
Role Japanese
Narrator Kokontei Shincho
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 Beicho Katsura
Abbot Tsurugame Kosan Yanagiya
Tamasaburo Akira Kamiya
Sasuke Megumi Hayashibara
Ryutaro Akira Fukuzawa
Osho Kosan Yanagiya
Hayashi Osamu Kato
Koharu Yorie Yamashita
Ponkichi Hayashiya Shōzō IX
Otama Yumi Kuroda
Reporter/News Anchor unknown

Whisper of the Heart

Character Japanese cast
Shizuku Tsukishima (月島 雫, Tsukishima Shizuku) Yoko Honna
Seiji Amasawa (天沢 聖司 Amasawa Seiji) 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

Characters Original Cast
Ashitaka Yoji 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 Toru Masuoka
Matsuko Yamada Yukiji Asaoka
Noboru Yamada Hayato Isobata
Nonoko Yamada Naomi Uno
Shige Yamano Masako Araki
Fujihara Akiko Yano

Spirited Away

Character name Japanese voice actor
Chihiro Ogino (荻野 千尋 Ogino Chihiro)/Sen ( lit. "One-Thousand") Rumi Hiiragi
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") Miyu Irino
Yubaba (湯婆婆 Yubāba, lit. "bathhouse granny") Mari Natsuki
Zeniba (銭婆 Zenība, lit. "money granny")
Kamaji (釜爺 Kamajī, lit. "boiler grandad") Bunta Sugawara
Lin (リン Rin) Yumi Tamai
Chichiyaku (父役) Tsunehiko Kamijo
Aniyaku (兄役)/Assistant Manager Takehiko Ono
No-Face (顔無し Kaonashi, lit. "faceless") Akio Nakamura
Aogaeru (青蛙, lit. "green frog") Tatsuya Gashuin
Bandai-gaeru (番台蛙)/Foreman Yo Oizumi
Boh ( ) (Baby) Ryūnosuke Kamiki
Akio Ogino (荻野 明夫 Ogino Akio), Chihiro's father Takashi Naito
Yūko Ogino (荻野 悠子 Ogino Yūko), Chihiro's mother Yasuko Sawaguchi
River Spirit (河の神 Kawa no kami) Koba Hayashi
Radish Spirit (お白様 Oshira-sama, lit. "Great White Lord") Ken Yasuda
Kashira Akio Nakamura

The Cat Returns

Character Japanese Cast
Haru Yoshioka Chizuru Ikewaki
Yûji 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 Youko Honna

Additional Voices

  • Makoto Aoki
  • Katsumi Chô
  • 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 Voice Actor
Sophie Chieko Baisho (倍賞千恵子)
Howl Takuya Kimura (木村拓哉)
Witch of the Waste Akihiro Miwa (美輪明宏)
Calcifer Tatsuya Gashuin (我修院達也)
Markl Ryūnosuke Kamiki (神木隆之介)
Suliman Haruko Katō (加藤治子)
Lettie Hatter Yayoi Kazuki (香月弥生)
Honey Mayuno Yasokawa (八十川真由野)
Turnip Head / Prince Justin Yo Oizumi (大泉洋)
Madge Rio Kanno (菅野莉央)
King of Ingary Akio Otsuka (大塚明夫)
Heen Daijirō Harada (原田大二郎)

Tales from Earthsea

Character Japanese cast
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 cast
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 Shirô Saitô
Kayo Akiko Takeguchi
Karen Nozomi Ohashi
Sōsuke's Teacher Eiko Kanasawa

The Secret World of Arrietty

Character Japanese voice actor
Arrietty (アリエッティ Arietti) Mirai Shida
Shō (翔) Ryunosuke Kamiki
Homily (ホミリー Homirī) Shinobu Otake
Sadako Maki (牧 貞子 Maki Sadako) Keiko Takeshita
Spiller (スピラー Supirā) Tatsuya Fujiwara
Pod (ポッド Poddo) Tomokazu Miura
Haru (ハル) Kirin Kiki

From Up on Poppy Hill

Character Original name (kana, roumaji) Voice actor (seiyuu)
Shun Kazama 風間 俊, Kazama Shun Junichi Okada
Umi Matsuzaki 松崎 海, Matsuzaki Umi Masami Nagasawa, Aoi Watanabe (young)
Hana Matsuzaki 松崎 花, Matsuzaki Hana Keiko Takeshita
Ryōko Matsuzaki 松崎 良子, Matsuzaki Ryouko Jun Fubuki
Miki Hokuto 北斗 美樹, Hokuto Miki Yuriko Ishida
Yoshio Onodera 小野寺 善雄, Onodera Yoshio Takashi Naito
Shirou Mizunuma 水沼 史郎, Mizunuma Shirou Shunsuke Kazama
Akio Kazama 風間 明雄, Kazama Akio Nao Omori
Tokumaru 徳丸, Tokumaru Teruyuki Kagawa
Sora Matsuzaki 松崎 空, Matsuzaki Sora Haruka Shiraishi
Riku Matsuzaki 松崎 陸, Matsuzaki Riku Tsubasa Kobayashi
Sachiko Hirokoji 広小路 幸子, Hirokouji Sachiko Rumi Hiiragi
Nobuko Yokoyama & Yuuko 横山 信子, Yokoyama Noboku & 悠子, Yuuko Aoi Teshima, Toshimi Kanno
History teacher - Goro Miyazaki
Yūichirō Sawamura 澤村 雄一郎, Sawamura Yuuichirou Junichi Okada
Yamazaki 山崎, Yamazaki Hiroki Tanaka

The Wind Rises

Character Original English
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 cast
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 cast
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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