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Ryūsei Nakao (中尾 隆聖 Nakao Ryūsei?), real name Tomoharu Takeo (竹尾 智晴 Takeo Tomoharu?, born February 5, 1951), is a veteran Japanese actor, singer, and seiyū from Tōkyō Metropolis, Japan, who ha done voice work for the Japanese dub of the Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog television series. He has also worked under the name of Tomoharu Minamiya (南谷 智晴 Minamiya Tomoharu).
Nakao's voice tends to land him in the roles of characters with high-pitched voices and sadistic personalities. As a seiyū, he is best known for his roles in Soreike! Anpanman (as Baikinman), Dragon Ball Z (as Frieza), Touch (as Yū Nishimura), Niko Niko Pun (as Porori), Do-Re-Mi-Fa Donuts! (as Resshi), Hotch Potch Station (as Echikettojii-san), Tanoshii Mūmin Ikka (as Sniff), Topo Gigio (as Topo Gigio) and Bleach (as Mayuri Kurotsuchi).
- Nakao is attached to 81 Produce and has a blood type of A.
- Ryūsei Nakao at Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia