Tanonaka, Isamu

Tanonaka, Isamu

Given name:
Family name: 田の中
Alternate names: 田野中 勇
Birthday: Jul 19, 1932
Website: http://www.aoni.co.jp/a...
Member Favorites: 7
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Date of death: January 13, 2010
Birth place: Taitou, Tokyo, Japan
Real name: 田野中 勇 (same reading)

Non-anime roles:
Igor in "Persona 3" (VG) (Japanese)
Jar Jar Binks in "Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace" (Japanese)
Medama Oyaji in "GeGeGe no Kitaro" (live-action film) (Japanese)

Voice Acting Roles

Akuma-kun
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Yonaldepazutoli

 
Supporting 
Yonaldepazutoli
Choujin Sentai Baratack
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Shaidiin

 
Supporting 
Shaidiin
Digimon Adventure
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Piccolomon

 
Supporting 
Piccolomon
Dominion
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Doctor

 
Supporting 
Doctor
Dororon Enma-kun
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Magonote

 
Supporting 
Magonote
Dr. Slump Movie 01: Arale-chan Hello! Fushigi Shima
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Gala

 
Supporting 
Gala
Dr. Slump Movie 02: "Hoyoyo!" Uchuu Daibouken
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Gala

 
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Gala
Dr. Slump Movie 04: Arale-chan Hoyoyo! Nanaba Shiro no Hihou
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Gala

 
Supporting 
Gala
Dr. Slump: Arale-chan
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Gala

 
Supporting 
Gala
Dr. Slump: Arale-chan
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Tori

 
Supporting 
Tori
Dragon Ball
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Gala

 
Supporting 
Gala
Dragon Ball Z
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Bibidi

 
Supporting 
Bibidi
Dragon Quest: Dai no Daibouken (TV)
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Brass

 
Supporting 
Brass
Gegege no Kitarou (1968)
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Medama Oyaji

 
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Medama Oyaji
Gegege no Kitarou (1971)
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Medama Oyaji

 
Main 
Medama Oyaji
Gegege no Kitarou (1985)
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Medama Oyaji

 
Main 
Medama Oyaji
Gegege no Kitarou (1996)
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Medama Oyaji

 
Main 
Medama Oyaji
Gegege no Kitarou (2007)
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Medama Oyaji

 
Main 
Medama Oyaji
Gegege no Kitarou: Daikaijuu
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Medama Oyaji

 
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Medama Oyaji
Gegege no Kitarou: Jigoku-hen
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Medama Oyaji

 
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Medama Oyaji
Gegege no Kitarou: Nippon Bakuretsu
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Medama Oyaji

 
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Medama Oyaji
Gegege no Kitarou: Obake Nighter
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Medama Oyaji

 
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Medama Oyaji
Gegege no Kitarou: Youkai Tokkyuu! Maboroshi no Kisha
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Medama Oyaji

 
Main 
Medama Oyaji
Ginga Tetsudou 999
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Hanako's Father

 
Supporting 
Hanako's Father
Ginga Tetsudou 999
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Subari

 
Supporting 
Subari
Ginga Tetsudou 999
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President Delmukade

 
Supporting 
President Delmukade
Great Mazinger
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Mucha

 
Supporting 
Mucha
Hakaba Kitarou
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Medama Oyaji

 
Main 
Medama Oyaji
Kindaichi Shounen no Jikenbo Movie 2: Satsuriku no Deep Blue
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Akamori, Kisuke

 
Supporting 
Akamori, Kisuke
Majokko Tickle
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Ako

 
Supporting 
Ako
Marie & Gali
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da Vinci, Leonardo

 
Supporting 
da Vinci, Leonardo
Mazinger Z
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Mucha

 
Supporting 
Mucha
One Piece
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Shoujou

 
Supporting 
Shoujou
One Piece Movie 2: Nejimaki-jima no Daibouken
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Boo Jack

 
Supporting 
Boo Jack
Paul no Miracle Daisakusen
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Doppe

 
Supporting 
Doppe
Persona 3 the Movie 1: Spring of Birth
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Igor

 
Supporting 
Igor
Persona 3 the Movie 2: Midsummer Knight's Dream
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Igor

 
Supporting 
Igor
Persona 3 the Movie 3: Falling Down
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Igor

 
Supporting 
Igor
Persona 3 the Movie 4: Winter of Rebirth
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Igor

 
Supporting 
Igor
Persona 4 the Animation
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Igor

 
Supporting 
Igor
Persona 4 the Animation: No One is Alone
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Igor

 
Supporting 
Igor
Persona 4 the Golden Animation
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Igor

 
Supporting 
Igor
Persona: Trinity Soul
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Igor

 
Supporting 
Igor
Shin Taketori Monogatari: 1000-nen Joou
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Ramen-ya no Ojiisan

 
Supporting 
Ramen-ya no Ojiisan
Tatakae!! Ramenman
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Kyonpi

 
Supporting 
Kyonpi
Tatakae!! Ramenman (Movie)
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Kyonpi

 
Supporting 
Kyonpi
Tensai Bakabon
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Omawari-san

 
Supporting 
Omawari-san
Yama Nezumi Rocky Chuck
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Chatara

 
Supporting 
Chatara
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Recent News

VA of Medama no Oyaji: Isamu Tanonaka Passes Away

According to OCN, seiyu Tanonaka Isamu passed away due to a heart attack in his Tokyo home on Wednesday, January 13. He was 77. He played Medama Oyaji in Gegege no K...read more

Comments Only the latest 10 comments are displayed.
SupremeLord | Feb 24, 2019 6:35 AM
My friends, you, who have stumbled into this page either intentionally or by accident: Wellcome, to the Velvet Room.


Orokasuke | Mar 28, 2014 6:32 PM
All I can say is how will Persona 5 do with or without Igor/him? He's been there since the original Persona.

BTW, R.I.P. Tanonaka.


Aoeis | Aug 27, 2012 8:26 PM
Youkoso waga Berubeto Roomu eh...R.I.P.


octal9 | Feb 24, 2012 4:49 AM
goodbye and may you forever be remembered as one of the genius seiyuu of all time! gegege no kitaro would not be the same without you as medama oyaji - amazing character!!!


MonokuroKinema | Jan 19, 2012 6:06 AM
r.i.p.


Makross | Oct 29, 2011 9:44 PM
@Heiwajima Using the audio files from the actual game


Kyo- | Oct 29, 2011 3:49 PM
R.I.P.
Just one thing, how can he voice a character in Persona 4 if he's dead?


PecYog | Jul 17, 2010 4:15 AM
R.I.P
.ז"ל, ת.נ.צ.ב.ה


Oyakatasama4ever | Jul 10, 2010 8:58 AM
R.I.P.


Wumpa | Jul 10, 2010 8:09 AM
R.I.P ):


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