Japan's own cowboy!

Tesshō Genda (玄田哲章, Genda Tesshō) is a Japanese voice actor. He was born in Okayama, Japan on May 20, 1948 as Mitsuo Yokoi (横居光雄).

Some of his most famous roles include Umibouzu in City Hunter and Angel Heart, Guile in many of the Street Fighter video games and anime, Shu from Dragonball, Action Bastard from Shin Chan, Tigger from Winnie the Pooh and George Costanza in the Japanese dub of Seinfeld. He's also the official Japanese dub-voice for Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger (though he's also dubbed for Hulk Hogan and Steven Seagal).

Transformers roles

Fight! Super Robot Lifeform: The Transformers

Super Link

Galaxy Force

  • Primus

Kiss Players

Live-action film series

Transformers Animated


  • Because of his healthy background in ballet, one of his popular nicknames is "Pirouette Genda".

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