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Kenji Utsumi was a Japanese voice actor and actor who did voice work for the Japanese version of the Sonic the Hedgehog series.


Utsumi played many roles in different TV and theater animations, commercials, OVAs, video games and so on. He was mostly known for his roles in Dragon Ball series. He was as well awarded the Lifetime Achievement at the third Seiyū Awards.

He eventually died from cancer on 13 June 2013.


  • Fist of the North Star - Raoh and Kaioh
  • Dragon Ball series - Shenlong, Commander Red, Reacoom and the Tenkaichi Budōkai announcer
  • Fullmetal Alchemist - Alex Louis Armstrong
  • Hajime no Ippo - Coach Kamogawa
  • Final Fantasy Dissidia 012 - Garland


Voice acting

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