Bryce Papenbrook

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Bryce Papenbrook
Born Bryce Papenbrook
(1986-02-24) February 24, 1986 (age 29)
West Hills, California
Occupation Voice Actor
Agent Abrams Artists Agency[1]
Notable credit(s) Attack on Titan
as Eren Jaeger
Sword Art Online
as Kirito
Blue Exorcist
as Rin Okumura
as Masaomi Kida
Tenkai Knights
as Chooki Mason
Pokémon Origins
as Red
Spouse(s) Samantha Papenbrook
Family Debbie Rothstein (mother)
Bob Papenbrook (father)

Bryce Austin Papenbrook (born February 24, 1986) is an American voice actor. He has performed the voices for several anime roles and is noted for his roles as Rin Okumura in Blue Exorcist, Red in Pokémon Origins, Kazuto "Kirito" Kirigaya in Sword Art Online, Masaomi Kida in Durarara!!, Chooki Mason in Tenkai Knights, Eren Jaeger in Attack on Titan and most recently as Staz Charlie Blood in Blood Lad.

Early life and education[edit]

Bryce Austin Papenbrook was born in West Hills, California on February 24, 1986. He is the son of Debbie Rothstein and the late Bob Papenbrook, both of whom are also voice actors. He graduated from UCLA in 2007 with a degree in Political Science and a minor in Philosophy. His passion for acting started while watching his father work at the age of 8. Like his parents, Papenbrook has done voices primarily in anime dubbing and video games.[better source needed]

Personal life[edit]

Papenbrook has trained in the martial arts for over 16 years, and holds a fourth-degree black belt. He began training in the Chuck Norris system of Tang Soo Do (also known as American Tang Soo Do) under his original instructor Steve Clark. Later he would train and receive his fourth-degree black belt in the system under Clark’s instructor, former Chuck Norris black belt Dennis Ichikawa. Papenbrook would go on to become a 3-time kickboxing champion with over 60 fights to his credit.[2] He has been a kickboxing instructor for over 11 years at the House of Champions Academy of Martial Arts in Van Nuys, California.[2]




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  1. ^ "Bryce Papenbrook". 
  2. ^ a b House of Champions Academy of Martial Arts > Bryce Papenbrook Bio. URL accessed on February 10, 2010.
  3. ^ Lee, Michelle (2014-03-22). "Introducing the Voice of Eren Jaeger in Attack on Titan". Funimation Blog. Funimation. 
  4. ^ "Interview: Bryce Papenbrook". Anime News Network. Retrieved June 13, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Bryce Papenbrook, Cherami Leigh Lead Sword Art Online Dub Cast – News". Anime News Network. 2013-03-30. Retrieved 2014-06-29. 
  6. ^ "Twitter / Kirbopher: Happy to announce that". 2014-07-18. Retrieved 2014-07-25. 
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  9. ^ Sandlot (2014-02-18). "Earth Defense Force 2025". D3 Publisher. Scene: Closing credits, 2:45 in, Voice Cast. 
  10. ^ Square Enix. "Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII". Scene: Closing credits, 5 minutes in, Voice Actors, Additional Voices. 
  11. ^ Toys for Bob. "Skylanders: Trap Team". Scene: Closing credits, 8:40 in Voice Actors. 

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