Kōsei Tomita (Kanji: 富田 耕生) was a Japanese actor and voice actor from Tokyo Prefecture who was affiliated with Aoni Production and later Production Baobab.
He voiced Doraemon in the original 1973 Doraemon series. He voiced Shunsaku Ban, also known as Mustachio (Higeoyaji) or Daddy Walrus, a character appearing in many of Osamu Tezuka's productions. He was known for dubbing over Ernest Borgnine, Orson Welles, Charles Durning, Burt Young, Lee J. Cobb and many more. He also lent his voice to the Japanese dubbing of Mario (Bob Hoskins) in Super Mario Bros. (film). He received an Achievement Award at the 3rd Seiyu Awards.
He died of a stroke on September 27th, 2020, He was 84 years old.
Anime Voice Roles[edit | edit source]
Movies[edit | edit source]
- Bulldog Boys (2016) - Goro Kuroda
OVAs[edit | edit source]
- Denki Gundan Robogogyō (1986) - Naotaro Kanehata
- Roboman 2000 (2000) - Naotaro Kanehata
- Ponpoko 4-Kyoudai World Tour (2006) - Moai
TV[edit | edit source]
- TonPonCon (1972-1975)
- Denki Hero Roboman (1977-1978) - Naotaro Kanehata
- Riyūnaki Hangyaku Bulldog Boys (1978) - Goro Kuroda
- Denki Hero Roboman Chuu (1994) - Naotaro Kanehata
- Women's Wrestling Federation: Ring Gal (1998) - Naotaro Kanehata (ep. 2)
- Shin Denki Hero Roboman (2017-2018) - Naotaro Kanehata