Kenichi Ogata
Kenichi Ogata
Born (1942-03-29) March 29, 1942 (age 77)
Tagawa, Fukuoka Prefecture
Nationality Japanese
Occupation Voice Actor
Years Active 1974-present

Kenichi Ogata (緒方 賢一 Ogata Ken'ichi, born March 29, 1942) is a Japanese voice actor from Tagawa, Fukuoka Prefecture. He is currently affiliated with Production Baobab, formerly under Aoni Production.

After graduating junior high school, Ogata studied cooking, and then went to high school, where he aimed to be a comedy performer, and worked for some theatrical companies. His voice acting debut was in Mazinger Z, and has been voice acting since. He is known for his unique soft voice, but also for his astringent and villain roles, and has an established reputation for his role in Tensai Bakabon.

Some of his most notable projects have been Ranma ½ as Genma Saotome, Mahōjin Guru Guru as Kita Kita Oyaji, Detective Conan as Professor Hiroshi Agasa, Atashin'chi as Father, InuYasha as Myōga, Kirby: Right Back at Ya! as King Dedede, and the Ganbare Goemon series as Ebisumaru.

Kenichi Ogata, according to the Japanese wikipedia among other sources, was the voice of Professor Gedora in the original Japanese version of X-Bomber.


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