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Name  Michael Sorich

Role  Voice actor

Full Name  Michael John Sorich
Born  March 23, 1958 (age 57) (1958-03-23) Burbank, California
Occupation  Voice Actor/Actor/Director/Writer
Movies and TV shows  Mighty Morphin Power Ra, VR Troopers, Resident Evil: Degeneration, Masked Rider, Curious George
Similar People  Shuki Levy, Haim Saban, Makoto Kamiya, Kiyoyuki Yanada, Shotaro Ishinomori

Michael Sorich Interview at Power Morphicon 2018

Michael John Sorich (born March 23, 1958) is an American voice actor, actor, writer, director and voice director.



Sorich has been a prominent and ever-present voice actor for many different characters in the Power Rangers franchise (until the end of the Wild Force series), as well as related or similar Saban series such as Masked Rider, VR Troopers, and Big Bad Beetleborgs/Beetleborgs Metallix. Some of his more well-known roles included the voices of Squatt in Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Decimator and Zelton in VR Troopers, Roboborg in Beetleborgs Metallix, and Double Face in Masked Rider. He has also had some on-screen roles, with the best-known of those being the role of Woody Stocker on VR Troopers.

Sorich is currently known for his voice roles in the popular anime series Bleach. He directed the dubs for Idaten Jump and for Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo. He had also co-directed the ADR for VR Troopers with Scott Page-Pagter and Wendee Lee.

Live Action

  • Big Bad Beetleborgs - Mums (1st voice), Grenade Guy/Super Grenade Guy
  • Beetleborgs Metallix - Roboborg
  • Hollywood's Amazing Animal Actors - Narrator
  • Mad Scientist Toon Club - Dr. Pi
  • Married... with Children - Fidel Castro
  • Masked Rider - Double Face, Fluffy (voice minus Doubleface uncredited)
  • Mighty Morphin Power Rangers - Squatt (as Michael J. Sorich), Terror Toad, Fang, Polluticorn, Pumpkin Rapper, Saliguana (2nd voice), Magnet Brain, Silver Horns, Pachinko Head, Double Face, Vampirus, Hate Master, Crabby Cabbie, Erik and Merrick the Barbaric Brothers (all minus Squatt are uncredited)
  • Power Rangers: Zeo - Squatt (credited, as Michael J. Sorich), Boohoo the Clown, Wrecking Ball, Tough Tusks, Cog Changer (uncredited)
  • Power Rangers: Turbo - Voltmeister, Shrinkasect (uncredited)
  • Power Rangers: In Space - Elephantitan, Crocotoxes (uncredited)
  • Power Rangers: Lost Galaxy - Teksa (2nd appearance), Hardtochoke (2nd appearance), Quakemaker (uncredited 1st time, credited 2nd time)
  • Power Rangers: Lightspeed Rescue - Triskull, Gatekeeper, Bird Bane
  • Power Rangers: Time Force - "Mohawked Mutant" (uncredited), Brickneck
  • Power Rangers: Wild Force - Retinax, Artilla, Camera Org, Locomotive Org
  • Power Rangers: Lost Galaxy - Auctioneer
  • Seinfeld - Fidel Castro
  • The Prince of Light: The Legend of Ramayana - Hanuman
  • VR Troopers - Woody Stocker, Decimator, Horrorbot, Tankatron, Vacbot, Zelton, Spitbot (substitute voice), Slice Swordbot Brother (first voice)
  • You Can't Hurry Love - Drug Dealer
  • Animation

  • Creepy Crawlers - Additional Voices
  • Iznogoud - Various
  • Little Mouse on the Prairie - Cal, Osgood
  • The Magic Snowflake - Santa Claus, Contrary Santa
  • The Return of Dogtanian - Athos
  • The Nutcracker and the Mouse King - Additional Voices
  • Santa's Apprentice - Santa Claus, Nightmare Santa, Inspector Stevens, Contrary Santa (US English version)
  • Tenko and the Guardians of the Magic - Jason, Steel
  • What the Bleep Do We Know!? - Various Character Voices
  • Willy Fog 2 - Various
  • Wisdom of the Gnomes - Pat
  • Video games

  • Bravely Default - Hayreddin Barbarossa
  • D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die - Derek Buchanan
  • Diablo III - Additional Voices
  • Diablo III: Reaper of Souls - Additional Voices
  • Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Ring of Fates - Galdes (uncredited)
  • Final Fantasy Type-0 HD - Additional voices
  • Fire Emblem: Awakening - Vaike
  • Heroes of the Storm - Falstad Wildhammer
  • Grim Fandango - Don Copal
  • Heroes of Might and Magic III: The Restoration of Erathia - Uncredited roles
  • Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm - Gamabunta
  • Resident Evil Revelations - Morgan Lansdale
  • Sengoku Basara: Samurai Heroes - Yoshitsugu Otani, Harumasa Nanbu
  • Star Ocean: Second Evolution - Regis
  • Star Wars Episode I: Racer Mawhonic, Teemto Pagalies
  • Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance - Rebel Pilot
  • Stonekeep - Skuz
  • Street Fighter IV series - Gen
  • Street Fighter V - Gen
  • Jade Cocoon: Story of the Tamamayu - Village Chieftain
  • The Curse of Monkey Island - Edward Van Helgen, Charles DeGoulash the Ghost Groom
  • Twisted Metal Black - Billy Ray Stillwell (Junkyard Dog)
  • World of Warcraft: Cataclysm - Falstad Wildhammer, Kurdran Wildhammer, numerous others.
  • World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor - Additional voices
  • Script Adaptation

  • Bleach
  • Bob in a Bottle
  • Bumpety Boo
  • Dinozaurs
  • Duel Masters
  • Dynamo Duck
  • Flag
  • Honeybee Hutch
  • Idaten Jump
  • Iznogoud
  • Jin Jin and the Panda Patrol
  • The Littl' Bits
  • Little Mouse on the Prairie
  • Maya the Bee
  • Mon Colle Knights
  • The Noozles
  • Ox Tales
  • Power Rangers Super Samurai
  • Rave Master
  • The Return of Dogtanian
  • Saban's Adventures of the Little Mermaid
  • Saban's Adventures of Peter Pan
  • Saban's Adventures of Pinocchio
  • Sailor Moon (Viz Media dub)
  • Sandokan
  • Shinzo
  • Tokyo Pig
  • Transformers: Robots in Disguise
  • Wild Arms: Twilight Venom
  • Willy Fog 2
  • Wowser
  • Voice director

  • Battle B-Daman
  • Bleach
  • Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo
  • Cyborg 009 The Cyborg Soldier
  • Digimon: Digital Monsters
  • Digimon Fusion
  • Duel Masters
  • Elsword
  • Eyeshield 21
  • Idaten Jump
  • Iron Virgin Jun
  • Mon Colle Knights
  • Shinzo
  • References

    Michael Sorich Wikipedia

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