Toshio Furukawa

Voice Actor

Toshio Furukawa is a prolific Japanese voice actor (affiliated with Aoni Production) who has voiced a myriad of roles for over 4 decades starting back in the 1970s. One of his most well known roles by old school fans is as Ataru Moroboshi, the protagonist in Urusei Yatsura. Also he is known for his recurring role as Kai Shiden in various Mobile Suit Gundam series. He would go on to be featured in several other prominant roles in the 1980s before becoming the voice of the famous Namekian known as Piccolo in the hit series Dragon Ball. His work continued into the 1990s where once again he would become the voice of another famous character - that of Portgas D. Ace, the older brother of Monkey D. Luffy in the hit series One Piece.

To this day he continues to contribute his voice to various works and can be heard in various shows such as Hunter x Hunter, Polar Bear Cafe, Space Dandy, Dragon Ball Super, and Ushio and Tora.