Noriaki Sugiyama

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Noriaki Sugiyama
Native name
杉山 紀彰
Tokyo, Japan [1]
Years active1992present
Notable credit(s)
Height168 cm (5 ft 6 in) [1]

Noriaki Sugiyama(杉山 紀彰,Sugiyama Noriaki) is a Japanese voice actor and narrator from Tokyo. He is best known for his roles as Sasuke Uchiha in Naruto , Uryū Ishida in Bleach , Shirō Emiya in Fate/Stay Night and England in Axis Powers Hetalia .

Voice acting in Japan Occupation in Japan

Voice acting in Japan is acting as a narrator or as an actor in radio plays or as a character actor in anime and video games. It also involves performing voice-overs for non-Japanese movies and television programs. Because Japan's large animation industry produces 60% of the animated series in the world, voice acting in Japan has a far greater prominence than voice acting in most other countries.

Tokyo Capital of Japan

Tokyo, officially Tokyo Metropolis, one of the 47 prefectures of Japan, has served as the Japanese capital since 1869. As of 2018, the Greater Tokyo Area ranked as the most populous metropolitan area in the world. The urban area houses the seat of the Emperor of Japan, of the Japanese government and of the National Diet. Tokyo forms part of the Kantō region on the southeastern side of Japan's main island, Honshu, and includes the Izu Islands and Ogasawara Islands. Tokyo was formerly named Edo when Shōgun Tokugawa Ieyasu made the city his headquarters in 1603. It became the capital after Emperor Meiji moved his seat to the city from Kyoto in 1868; at that time Edo was renamed Tokyo. Tokyo Metropolis formed in 1943 from the merger of the former Tokyo Prefecture and the city of Tokyo. Tokyo is often referred to as a city but is officially known and governed as a "metropolitan prefecture", which differs from and combines elements of a city and a prefecture, a characteristic unique to Tokyo.

Sasuke Uchiha Fictional character in the anime and manga franchise "Naruto".

Sasuke Uchiha is a fictional character in the Naruto manga and anime franchise created by Masashi Kishimoto. Sasuke belongs to the Uchiha clan, a notorious ninja family, and one of the most powerful, allied with Konohagakure. Most of its members were massacred by Sasuke's older brother, Itachi Uchiha, before the series began, leaving Sasuke one of the few living. Despite becoming empathetic toward his teammates Naruto Uzumaki and Sakura Haruno, Sasuke's feelings of powerlessness force him to abandon his friends and his home in his quest to become stronger, and to find Orochimaru. Sasuke appears in several of the series' animated feature films and related media, including video games, original video animations (OVAs), and Boruto: Naruto the Movie (2015) and its manga sequel, Boruto: Naruto Next Generations (2016), in which he is depicted as a vigilante supporting his village.



He is the oldest of four siblings. Sugiyama worked various jobs before he became a voice actor and used to work part-time at a gaming company. In the past Sugiyama was affiliated with Production Baobab and Axlone. Now he is represented by Stay-Luck. He is married since 2009 and has a daughter born the same year.

Production Baobab is a voice actor talent management firm in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan.



<i>Naruto</i> Japanese manga and anime series

Naruto (ナルト) is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Masashi Kishimoto. It tells the story of Naruto Uzumaki, a young ninja who searches for recognition from his peers and also dreams of becoming the Hokage, the leader of his village. The story is in two parts, the first set in Naruto's pre-teen years, and the second in his teens. The series is based on two one-shot manga by Kishimoto: Karakuri (1995), which earned Kishimoto an honorable mention in Shueisha's monthly Hop Step Award the following year, and Naruto (1997).

<i>Mirage of Blaze</i> book by Mizuna Kuwabara

Mirage of Blaze is a Japanese light novel series written by Mizuna Kuwabara, published under Shueisha's Cobalt label. It was partially adapted into an anime television series directed by Susumu Kudo in 2002 and an OVA directed by Fumie Muroi in 2004. The anime television series and the OVAs have since been released in North America by Media Blasters, and both have aired on Encore Action and Encore WAM.

<i>Dark Shell</i> 2003 original video animation

Dark Shell: Lust in the Cage is a 2003 Japanese erotic original video animation directed by Katsuma Kanazawa. The storyline follows the grisly fates of a group of civilian women in a fictional, war-torn Tokyo, as they are repeatedly raped by the soldiers that are supposed to protect them. The Box set was released on July 2, 2004 by NuTech Digital. Another release was done by Adult Source Media October 11, 2006

<i>The Law of Ueki</i> 2005 manga series

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<i>Kamichu!</i> anime

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<i>Hell Girl</i> manga

Hell Girl, also known as Jigoku Shōjo: Girl from Hell, is an anime series produced by Aniplex and Studio Deen. It focuses on the existence of a supernatural system that allows people to take revenge by having other people sent to Hell via the services of the mysterious title character and her assistants who implement this system. Revenge, injustice, hatred, and the nature of human emotions are common themes throughout the series.


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