Biography

Kouichi Yamadera is a Japanese voice actor and radio personality, known for voicing Jim Carrey and Eddie Murphy in the Japanese language releases of their respective films. In 2006, he divorced voice actress Kanai Mika.

Kouichi Yamadera is a Japanese voice actor and radio personality, known for voicing Jim Carrey and Eddie Murphy in the Japanese language releases of their respective films. In 2006, he divorced voice actress Kanai Mika.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 184

Birthday 1961-06-17

Place of Birth Shiogama, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Kohichi Yamadera
  • 山寺 宏一
  • Kôichi Yamadera
  • Koichi Yamadera
  • やまでら こういち
  • バズーカ山寺
  • Bazooka Yamadera
  • Yama-chan
  • 山ちゃん
  • 야마데라 코우이치
  • Kōichi Yamadera

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Nekketsu Saikyō Go-Saurer (25 episodes) as Director
2019 gen:LOCK (8 episodes) as Kazu Iida (voice)
2019 Lupin III: Goodbye Partner as Inspector Zenigata
2018 Dragon Ball Super: Broly as Beerus (voice)
2018 Okko's Inn as Bunta Kise
2018 Is Lupin Still Burning? as Kouichi Zenigata
2018 Batman Ninja as Batman / Bruce Wayne (voice)
2018 Layton Mystery Detective Agency: Kat's Mystery‑Solving Files (50 episodes) as Professor Hershel Layton
2018 Life Goes on as Narrator
2017 Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! as Marshadow (voice)
2017 Gintama as Yoshida Shoyo (voice)
2017 The Dragon Dentist (2 episodes) as Godo (voice)
2017 Sword Art Online: The Movie - Ordinal Scale as Akihiko Kayaba (voice)
2017 The Dragon Dentist - Episode 1 as Godo
2017 Inspector Zenigata (4 episodes) as Jozaburo Fuchigami
2017 Lupin the Third: The Blood Spray of Goemon Ishikawa as Koichi Zenigata
2016 Mobile Police Patlabor Reboot
2016 Pokémon the Movie: Volcanion and the Mechanical Marvel as Jarvis (voice)
2016 Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV as Drautos (voice)
2016 Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju (25 episodes) as Sukeroku Yuurakutei
2016 Lupin the Third: Italian Game as Inspector Zenigata
2015 Angel Heart (9 episodes) as Holly
2015 Cassette Girl as San-Kun
2015 Robot on the Road as Robowo
2015 Bureau of Proto Society
2015 Hammerhead as Hammerhead
2015 Rapid Rouge as Harukaze
2015 I can Friday by day!
2015 Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' as Beerus (voice)
2015 Three Fallen Witnesses
2015 Tokio of the Moon's Shadow
2015 Sex and Violence with Machspeed
2015 Power Plant No.33
2015 Yamadeloid
2015 Denkou Choujin Gridman: boys invent great hero
2014 20min Walk from Nishi-Ogikubo Station, 2 Bedrooms, Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, 2mos Deposit, No Pets Allowed as Man
2014 Carnage
2014 Hill Climb Girl as Boy
2014 The Dragon Dentist
2014 Space Battleship Yamato 2199: A Voyage to Remember as Desler
2014 Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction as Ninja Riot (voice)
2014 Lupin the Third: Daisuke Jigen's Gravestone as Koichi Zenigata
2014 Insufficient Direction (13 episodes) as Director-kun (voice)
2014 Nuigulumar Z as Charlie
2013 Lupin the Third vs. Detective Conan: The Movie as Koichi Zenigata (voice)
2013 Lupin the Third: Princess of the Breeze - Hidden City in the Sky as Inspector Zenigata (voice)
2013 Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods as Bills (voice)
2012 After School Midnighters as Kunstlijk / Mozart (voice)
2012 Sword Art Online (25 episodes) as Akihiko Kayaba (Voice)
2012 A Letter to Momo as Kawa
2012 Lupin the Third: The Woman Called Fujiko Mine (13 episodes) as Koichi Zenigata (voice)
2012 Magic Tree House as Papa
2012 Possessions as Otoko
2011 Friends: Naki on Monster Island as Gunjō
2011 Lupin the Third: Blood Seal - Eternal Mermaid as Zenigata Koichi
2011 The Voice Makes a Miracle
2011 Appleseed XIII: Ouranos as Briareos Hecatonchires
2011 Deadball as Baseball Announcer
2011 Appleseed XIII (13 episodes) as Briareos
2011 Appleseed XIII: Tartaros as Briareos Hecatonchires
2010 Go! Anpanman: Blacknose and the Magical Song as Kamameshidon as Kabao-kun as Cheese
2009 Yona Yona Penguin as Archangel (voice)
2009 Space Battleship Yamato Resurrection as Susumu Kodai
2009 Yatterman: All New YatterMechas Assembled! Great Decisive Battle in the Toy Kingdom! as Narrator/Odate-buta/various Yatta characters (voices)
2009 20th Century Boys - Chapter 3: Our Flag as DJ Konchi
2009 Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life as Gishin (voice)
2009 Go! Anpanman: Dadandan and the Twin Stars as Kabao-kun as Cheese
2009 Go! Anpanman: Baikinman VS Baikinman!? as Cheese, Kabao-kun
2009 Evangelion: 2.0 You Can (Not) Advance as Ryouji Kaji (voice)
2008 Go! Anpanman: Franken-Robo-kun's Surprised Christmas as Cheese
2008 Stitch! (56 episodes) as Yuna's Father (56 episodes) as Stitch
2008 Megumi as Shigeru Yokota (voice)
2008 Ghost in the Shell 2.0 as Togusa (voice)
2008 Allison & Lillia (26 episodes)
2008 The Fantastic Deer-Man (10 episodes) as the voice of the deer
2008 Yatterman (60 episodes) as Yatterwan / Narrator (voice)
2007 Nasu: A Migratory Bird with Suitcase as Jean-Louis Chochi
2007 Appleseed: Ex Machina as Brialeos Hecatombcales
2007 Sword of the Stranger as Luo-Lang
2007 Oh! Edo Rocket (26 episodes) as Ginjiro
2007 Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Solid State Society as Togusa
2006 Intrigue in the Bakumatsu – Irohanihoheto (26 episodes) as Sakamoto Ryōma
2006 Fist of the Blue Sky (35 episodes) as Kenshiro Kasumi (voice)
2006 Paprika as Osanai Morio
2006 Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea as Jack Walker (voice)
2006 Go! Anpanman: Kokin-chan and the Blue Tears as Cheese, Kamameshidon
2006 Tachigui: The Amazing Lives of the Fast Food Grifters as Narrator (voice)
2006 Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Individual Eleven as Togusa
2006 Suite Dreams as Dabudabu Duck (voice)
2005 Stormy Night as Barry
2005 Pokémon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew as Sir Aaron (voice)
2005 Detective Conan: Strategy Above the Depths as Hironari Kusaka (voice)
2005 Xenosaga: The Animation (12 episodes)
2005 Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - The Laughing Man as Togusa/The Laughing Man
2004 Movie box-ing
2004 Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence as Togusa (voice)
2003 Tokyo Godfathers as Taī Untenshu
2003 Pokémon: Jirachi Wish Maker as Butler (voice)
2003 Go! Anpanman: Ruby's Wish as Cheese
2002 Space Pirate Captain Herlock: Outside Legend - The Endless Odyssey (13 episodes) as Captain Herlock
2002 Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex (52 episodes) as Togusa (voice) (26 episodes) as Togusa (voice) / Laughing Man (voice) / Aoi (voice) / Ruth Baby (voice)
2002 Millennium Actress as The Man of the Key (voice)
2001 Kirby: Right Back at Ya! (1 episode)
2001 Cowboy Bebop: The Movie as Spike Spiegel
2000 Godzilla vs. Megaguirus as Kid's TV Host
2000 Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust as Meier Link
2000 Go! Anpanman: Tears of the Mermaid Princess as Uzumakiman
2000 Ai Kotoba wa Yuki (10 episodes)
2000 The Tree In Sunlight (25 episodes) as Tezuka Ryoan
1999 Reign: The Conqueror (13 episodes)
1999 Pokémon: The Movie 2000 as Lugia (voice)
1999 Harlock Saga (6 episodes) as Captain Harlock
1998 Otoko wa Tsurai yo: Torajirou Wasurenagusa as Tora-san
1998 Go! Anpanman: Anpanman and his Strange Friend as Cheese
1998 Lupin the Third: Tokyo Crisis as Michael Suzuki (voice)
1998 Pokémon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back as Mew (voice)
1998 Crayon Shin chan: Dengeki! Buta no Hizume Daisakusen as Burrel (voice)
1998 Cowboy Bebop (26 episodes) as Spike Spiegel / Ein (voice)
1998 Galaxy Express 999: Eternal Fantasy as Captain Herlock (voice)
1997 Photon: The Idiot Adventures (6 episodes) as Papacharino Nanadan (voice)
1997 Saving Soldier Cashman
1997 Go! Anpanman: The Pyramid of the Rainbow as Cheese as Kabao-kun as Kamameshidon
1997 Cutey Honey Flash: The Movie as Robert Steiner (voice)
1997 Neon Genesis Evangelion: Death and Rebirth as Ryouji Kaji (voice)
1996 X: The Movie as Sorata Arisugawa
1996 それいけ!アンパンマン 空とぶ絵本とガラスの靴 as めいけんチーズ
1996 Go! Anpanman: Baikinman and the 3-"Bai" Punch as Cheese, Akakinman, Kabao-kun
1996 Shamanic Princess (6 episodes) as Kagetsu
1995 Magnetic Rose as Miguel
1995 Compiler Festa
1995 Ghost in the Shell as Togusa (voice)
1995 Elf Princess Ren
1995 Neon Genesis Evangelion (15 episodes) as Ryouji Kaji (voice)
1995 Go! Anpanman: Let's Defeat the Haunted Ship!! as Cheese
1995 Ruin Explorers - Fam & Ihrie (4 episodes) as Migel
1995 Tokyo Revelation as Kuki Takehiko (voice)
1994 Wild 7 (2 episodes) as Happyaku
1994 Wild 7: Biker Knights as Happyaku
1994 Phantom Quest Corp. (4 episodes) as Kozo Karino (voice)
1994 Darkside Blues as Enzo
1994 Seven Cities Story: Arctic Front
1994 Compiler as Nachi Igarashi (voice)
1994 Bakuen Campus Guardress
1993 Suikoden Demon Century
1993 Mermaid's Scar as Yūta
1993 Go! Anpanman: Nosshi the Dinosaur's Big Adventure as Kamameshidon as Kabao-kun as Cheese
1993 Ninja Scroll as Jubei Kibagami
1992 Takarajima Memorial: Yuunagi to Yobareta Otoko as Jim Hawkins
1992 Tokyo Babylon (1 episode) as Yamagawa (voice)
1992 Run, Melos! as Melos
1992 Go! Anpanman: The Secret of Tsumiki Castle as Minister Garangara
1992 Go! Anpanman: Anpanman and His Pleasant Friends as Chīzu
1992 Green Legend Ran as Chimin
1991 Moonlight Pierce as Demon Prince (voice)
1991 Detonator Orgun (3 episodes) as Orgun, Tomoru Shindo as Tomoru Shindo as Orgun
1991 Mermaid Forest as Yûta
1991 Go! Anpanman: Dokin-chan's Doki Doki Calendar as Cheese
1990 Sonic Soldier Borgman: Lover's Rain
1990 Samurai Pizza Cats (52 episodes) as Karamaru
1990 Nineteen 19 as Kazuya Kawahara (voice)
1990 Go! Anpanman: Omusubiman as Tamekioni
1990 Goddamn (2 episodes) as Gen Todoroki as Gen Todoroki
1990 Guy: Double Target
1990 Maroko as Bannai (voice)
1989 Assemble Insert as San Buka
1989 Megazone 23 III as Alfin (voice)
1989 Kiki's Delivery Service as Bakery Worker / Policeman (voice)
1989 Ranma ½ (2 episodes) (97 episodes) as Ryoga Hibiki
1989 Madō King Granzort (41 episodes) as Shaman
1989 Venus Wars as Jeff
1989 The Adventures of Peter Pan (41 episodes) as Cecco (voice)
1988 Armor Hunter Mellowlink as Bolf
1988 Oishinbo (1 episode)
1988 Kimagure Orange Road: I Want to Return to That Day as Instructor (voice)
1988 Mashin Eiyuden Wataru (16 episodes)
1988 Sonic Soldier Borgman (33 episodes) as Dust Jead
1988 Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack as Gyunei Guss
1987 Lily C.A.T. as Guy
1987 Akai Kodan Zillion (31 episodes) as Guardock A
1986 Bosco Adventure (26 episodes) as Otter
1985 Megazone 23 as Shinji Nakagawa (voice)
1971 Lupin the Third (1 episode) as Inspector Zenigata (voice) (50 episodes) as Zenigata Kouichi (voice)

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page