February 19, 1941
Setagaya, Tokyo, Japan
|Died||March 7, 2015 74)(aged|
|Occupation||Voice actor, actor|
Shinji Ogawa(小川真司Ogawa Shinji), born Haruhiko Ogawa(小川 治彦Ogawa Haruhiko) (February 19, 1941 – March 7, 2015), was a Japanese voice actor and actor from Setagaya, Tokyo. He was affiliated with the Herringbone agency.
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An actor is a person who portrays a character in a performance. The actor performs "in the flesh" in the traditional medium of the theatre or in modern media such as film, radio, and television. The analogous Greek term is ὑποκριτής (hupokritḗs), literally "one who answers". The actor's interpretation of their role—the art of acting—pertains to the role played, whether based on a real person or fictional character. Interpretation occurs even when the actor is "playing themselves", as in some forms of experimental performance art.
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