Seiyuu Dan Tomoyuki Passes Away


Theater company  Seinenza via a blog post has announced that stage actor and voice actor Tomoyuki Dan passed away last October 10 due to recurring aortic dissection.

10132013_Tomoyuki DanBorn as Yoshio Tanaka, he started his career as a stage actor before becoming a television and voice actor. He debuted as a voice actor in Mobile Suit Victory Gundam as Cronicle Asher. He also played Kisame Hoshigaki in Naruto Shippūden, Orihara-sensei in Air Gear, Minami in La Corda D’Oro – primo passo, Ishikawa in Ghost in the Shell Arise and Kōjirō Honda in il sole penetra le illusioni ~ Day Break Illusion

He died at the age of 50, leaving his wife and son.

via ANN