Eric Stuart

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Eric Stuart
Eric Stuart by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Stuart performing in Phoenix, Arizona in 2016
Born (1967-10-18) October 18, 1967 (age 52)
OccupationVoice actor, voice director, musician, singer, songwriter
Years active1996–present
Musical career
InstrumentsVocals, guitar
LabelsWidow's Peak
Associated acts Peter Frampton

Eric Stuart (born October 18, 1967) [2] [3] is an American voice actor, voice director, musician, singer and songwriter, who worked for 4Kids Entertainment, NYAV Post, and Central Park Media. He provides voices for English dubs of anime, cartoons, and video games. Some of his most prominent roles include Brock and James in Pokémon from seasons 1–8, Seto Kaiba in Yu-Gi-Oh! , and Gourry Gabriev in Slayers . [4] [1] His rock band, the Eric Stuart Band, has toured with many acts in the 1990s including Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band and Peter Frampton. [5]


Life and career

Stuart was born in Brooklyn, New York, to a modern dancer mother and a criminal attorney father. [6]

As a stage performer, he has toured with Peter Frampton (1999, 2000), Ringo Starr & His All-Starr Band (1997), [1] Lynyrd Skynyrd (1997), and has opened for Jethro Tull (1997), Julian Cope (1995), Hall & Oates (1997, 1998), and Chicago (1995, 1997, 1998) as well. [7] Frampton produced his album Blue, Dressed in Black. [1]



Stuart speaking with fans at 2016 Saboten Con in Phoenix, Arizona. Eric Stuart by Gage Skidmore 2.jpg
Stuart speaking with fans at 2016 Saboten Con in Phoenix, Arizona.


List of dubbing performances in anime
YearTitleRoleCrew role, notesSource [9]
200106 Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters Seto Kaiba, Kemo, Sid, othersVoice director
19982006 Pokémon Brock, James, othersVoice director (seasons 1–6)
1995-2009 Slayers series Gourry Gabriev [10]
2007-10 Dinosaur King Dr. Z, Patrick, Spartacus (minor role), Mr. Copper (minor role)
2005-2008 Yu-Gi-Oh! GX Bastion Misawa, Titan, Kagemaru, Ojama Black, Ojama King, othersVoice director
2008-2011 Yu-Gi-Oh! 5Ds Bootleg owner, Sir Gil de Randsborg, Lug, Mr. Pitts (season 2), Sergio, Boss, Elsworth [11]
2012-2014 Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal Scorch, Jinlon
2006Animation Runner Kuromi 2Mizuho Tanonaka [12]
2005 Magical DoReMi Vice Principal Shoople
2004 Here is Greenwood Number One, Furusawa, Lupin, TochizawaCentral Park Media dub
200406 One Piece Narrator4Kids dub
2004 F-Zero: GP Legend Black Shadow, Octoman
2003 Animation Runner Kuromi Mizuho Tanonaka, Shin Kumegawa, others [12]
2003 Shaman King Marco, Flying Zen Brother #1, Additional Voices
2002 Kirby: Right Back at Ya! Meta Knight, Blade Knight, Gus, Sword Knight [13]
2001 Fighting Foodons Burnt Meatballs, Cole Slawter, Gazmacho, Additional Voices
2001 Night on the Galactic Railroad Lighthouse KeeperEnglish dub
2001 Tama and Friends Rockney
2001 Descendants of Darkness Yutaka Watari
2000 Labyrinth of Flames GalanCentral Park Media dub
1997 Art of Fighting Jack Turner, John Crawley [12]
1996 Grappler Baki: The Ultimate Fighter Announcer [12]
1996Yu Yu Hakusho: Eizu Hakusho 2 Koenma
1996 Gall Force: Eternal Story Boy


List of voice performances in animation
YearTitleRoleCrew role, notesSource [9]
2013Operation Freedom ForceVoice director
2012The IllusionautsVoice director
200809 Gogoriki Voice director, writer
2006 Viva Pinata Les, Mongo, Norman, Ruffians, othersVoice director, producer
2005 G.I. Joe: Sigma Six Hi-Tech, othersVoice director
2004 Incredible Crash Dummies CrunchVoice director
2002 Ultimate Muscle: The Kinnikuman Legacy Dik Dik Van Dik, Mac Metaphor, King Muscle, Adversarious, Dial Bolic, Geronimo, Clawdaddy, Sgt. Muscle, Hanzo, The Protector, Jagg-EdVoice director
2003 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Hamato Yoshi, Murakami Gennosuke, Quarry, Harry 'The Schlub' Parker, Additional Voices
2003The Fight for the Fox BoxDiabolic


List of dubbing performances in feature films
YearTitleRoleCrew role, notesSource [9]
2017 Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Dark Side of Dimensions Seto Kaiba [14]
2004 Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie: Pyramid of Light Seto Kaiba Voice director
2002 The Ninja Dragon Ninja Dragon
2001 Pokémon 3: The Movie Brock, James
2000 Pokémon: The Movie 2000 James, Charizard
1999 Pokémon: The First Movie Brock, James, Squirtle
List of dubbing performances in direct-to-video and television films
YearTitleRoleCrew role, notesSource [9]
2004 Pokémon: Jirachi Wish Maker Brock, Hippie, JamesVoice director
2003 Pokémon Heroes Brock, James, Lorenzo
2002 Pokémon 4Ever Brock, James
2000 Pokémon: Mewtwo Returns Brock, James

Video games

List of voice and dubbing performances in video games
YearTitleRoleCrew role, notesSource [9]
2016 Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Links Seto Kaiba, Dox, Bastion Misawa [12]
2004 Yu-Gi-Oh! Capsule Monster Coliseum Seto Kaiba
2004 Yu-Gi-Oh! Destiny Board Traveler Seto Kaiba, Kaibaman
2004 Yu-Gi-Oh! Reshef of Destruction Seto Kaiba
2004 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2: Battle Nexus Additional voices
2003 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Harry, Quarry
2001 Shadow Hearts Yuri Hyuga
2001 RG Veda Bishamonten
2000 Labyrinth of Flames Galan
1999 Valkyrie Profile Grey, Lucian
1999Pikachu’s Winter VacationBrock, Squirtle, Electrode, Dexter


YearTitleRoleNotesSource [9]
2013 Movie 43 Narrator (voice)Segment: "Victory's Glory"
Nominated - Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Screen Combo (shared with the entire cast)

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