Shigeru Chiba (千葉 繁 Chiba Shigeru?, born Masaharu Maeda (前田 正治 Maeda Masaharu?), born February 4, 1954 in Kikuchi, Kumamoto, Japan) is a Japanese actor and voice actor. He has also worked as a sound effects director and music director. He is affiliated with the talent management firm 81 Produce.
He is most known for the roles of the narrator of Fist of the North Star, Megane (Urusei Yatsura), Ichidō Rei (High School! Kimengumi), Kazuma Kuwabara (YuYu Hakusho), Pilaf (Dragon Ball), Raditz and Garlic Jr. (Dragon Ball Z), Buggy the Clown (One Piece) Kefka Palazzo (Dissidia: Final Fantasy) and Koichi Todome (Kerberos saga).
|2015-2018||Pilaf||Dragon Ball Super: Doragon bôru Sūpā|
|1997-1999||Megatron||Beast Wars: Transformers|
|1995-1996||Lau Chan||Virtua Fighter: Bācha Faitā (Anime)|
|1995-1996||Narrator||Virtua Fighter: Bācha Faitā (Anime)|
|1986-1991||Peter Venkman||The Real Ghostbusters|
|1986-1989||Emperor Pilaf||Dragon Ball: Doragon bôru|
|1983||Toransufā||Anime 80 Sekai Isshu|