Koichi Yamadera

Kōichi Yamadera (山寺 宏一 Yamadera Kōichi?, born June 17, 1961, Shiogama, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan) is a Japanese voice actor, actor, tarento, narrator, master of ceremonies and impressionist from Shiogama, Miyagi Prefecture. He graduated from Tohoku Gakuin University's economics school, and is currently affiliated with Across Entertainment. Before that, he was affiliated with the Tokyo Actor's Consumer's Cooperative Society.

His nickname is Yama-chan (山ちゃん Yama-chan?). As a radio personality, he is known as Bazooka Yamadera (バズーカ山寺 Bazūka Yamadera?) among other things. He is best known for his roles in Ninja Scroll (as Jūbei Kibagami), Cowboy Bebop (as Spike Spiegel), Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (as Beerus), Ghost in the Shell (as Togusa), Neon Genesis Evangelion (as Ryoji Kaji), Anpanman (as Cheese), Ranma ½ (as Ryōga Hibiki/P-chan and the Jusenkyō Guide) and the current voice of Koichi Zenigata (Lupin III). He is known for voicing Jim Carrey and Eddie Murphy in the Japanese language releases of their respective films.

Year Image Character  Title
2015-2018 Bills DBS Beerus Dragon Ball Super: Doragon bôru Sūpā
2003 B.E.N. B.E.N. Treasure Planet
2003 Stitch Stitch Lilo & Stitch
1998-2000 Donkey Kong DKC Donkey Kong Donkey Kong Country
1998 Mushu Mushu Mulan
1995 Donald Nephew Fred Nephew Fred / Donald Duck Mickey's Christmas Carol
1993 Genie Aladdin Genie Aladdin
1992 Bob Cratchit Kermit Bob Cratchit / Kermit The Muppet Christmas Carol
1992 Peter Cratchit Muppets Peter Cratchit The Muppet Christmas Carol
1992 Teacher Sam Muppet Christmas Carol Teacher Sam The Muppet Christmas Carol
1991-1992 Plucky Duck Plucky Duck Tiny Toon Adventures
1989-1992 Ryoga Hibiki Ryoga Hibiki Ranma ½
1991 Beast B&TB Beast Beauty and the Beast
1991 Prince B&TB Prince Beauty and the Beast
1991 Sebastian TLM Sebastian The Little Mermaid
1988-1991 Slimer TRGB Slimer The Real Ghostbusters
1990 Dale CND RR Dale Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers
1980-1990 Donald Duck Donald Duck Mickey Mouse & Friends
1986-1987 Otter BD Otter Bosco Daibôken