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.
Born 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.