|Native name 杉田 智和|
Role voice actor
Name Tomokazu Sugita
|Agent Atomic Monkey|
Occupation Voice actor
|Born October 11, 1980 (age 40) (1980-10-11) Saitama Prefecture, Japan|
Notable credit(s) Gintama as Gintoki SakataThe Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya as KyonChobits as Hideki MotosuwaJoJo's Bizarre Adventure as Joseph Joestar
Movies Gintama: The Movie: The Final Chapter: Be Forever Yorozuya
TV shows Gintama, K, The Melancho, Sket Dance, Bleach
Similar People Yuichi Nakamura, Hiroshi Kamiya, Daisuke Ono, Jun Fukuyama, Kenichi Suzumura
Tomokazu sugita anime voices
Tomokazu Sugita (杉田 智和, Sugita Tomokazu, born October 11, 1980 in Saitama Prefecture) is a Japanese voice actor employed by Atomic Monkey. Best known for his role as Gintoki in Gintama, he also voices Kyon in The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya, Ragna the Bloodedge in BlazBlue, Joseph Joestar in the 2012 JoJo's Bizarre Adventure anime and JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle, Yusuke Kitagawa in Persona 5 and Ultraman Ginga and Dark Lugiel in Ultraman Ginga. He is also one of the three hosts on the radio show Bururaji (BlueRadio) promoting the videogame Blazblue which is produced and released on Nico Nico Douga. Sugita also has his own podcast titled "アニゲラ！ディドゥーーン!!!" (Anigera! Didooon!!!) that he hosts with a rotating group of friends and guests.
He plays the male lead, Yuichi Aizawa in Kanon. At the 33rd Anime Grand Prix, his voice character Gintoki Sakata won the most favorite male character which means Sugita's character roles consecutively won the most favorite male character in 2009 and 2010 Anime Grand Prix. Uniquely, those characters are from different anime: Kyon from The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya (2009) and Gintoki Sakata from Gintama (2010). Sugita and Yūichi Nakamura also work together in the Blazblue series as the protagonist Ragna and antagonist Hazama/Yūki Terumi respectively.
Sugita won the "Best Supporting Actor" Award in the third Seiyu Awards in 2009.