Tokusatsu Voice Actor Mahito Tsujimura Passes Away
Mahito Tsujimura (辻村真人) has performed in a wide variety of tokusatsu series, including Showa era Kamen Rider, Super Sentai, and Ultraman. In these roles, he often performed the voices of villains, except in Ultraman Ace where he voiced the leading role of Ultraman. He also performed Japanese dub roles, such as Yoda in Star Wars and Muzu in Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind. Tsujimura was affiliated with 81 Produce.
On November 29, 2018 it was announced that he passed away at the age of 88. Tsujimura made his debut in 1947 at the age of 22 after graduating from Waseda University, in a radio drama. He would move on to perform on-screen in various dramas.
Article Sources: Asahi Shimbun Digital