Today June 13 is a popular voice actor, Takahiro Sakurai’s birthday! He debuted in mid 1990, and he has been voicing various characters.
Anime! Anime! did a poll for popular characters that Sakurai has voiced before, and here’s the top 10!
No. 1: Suzaku Kururugi (Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion)
Suzaku is a main character, Lelouch vi Britannia’s best friend in the anime, “Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion.” Sakurai played Suzaku who is Japanese, and had to fight against Britannia, which took over his homeland, Japan.
Recently, their latest movie, “Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion III – Glorification” was released on May 26, 2018 and it is screening at Japan’s theaters. This will be the final film of a 3-part theatrical film remake of the first 2 seasons of the anime series.
No. 2: Osomatsu Matron (Osomatsu San)
This series is about sextuplets who has grown up and become adults since their original series, “Osomatsu Kun.”
No. 3: Arataka Reigen (Mob Psycho 100)
Reigen is a main character, Shigeo Kageyama aka Mob’s mentor. He claims that he is a psychic, but he is almost like a con artist who doesn’t have any kind of spiritual power.
Mob Psycho 100 announced Season 2, and fans are excited to see more Reigen played by Sakurai!
[Favorite Anime Characters that Takahiro Sakurai Voiced Top 10]
1. Suzaku Kururugi (Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion)
2. Osomatsu Matron (Osomatsu San)
3. Arataka Reigen (Mob Psycho 100)
4. Kazuya Miyuki (Ace of Diamond)
5. Shogo Makishima (PSYCHO-PASS)
6. Jafar (Magi)
7. Meme Oshino (Bakemonogatari)
7. Kiyomaro Takamine (Zatch Bell!)
9. Medicine Seller (Mononoke)
10. Shirokuma Kun (Shirokuma Cafe)
Source: Anime! Anime!