Yuri Lowenthal

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Yuri Lowenthal
Yuri Lowenthal by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Lowenthal in 2013
Born (1971-04-05) April 5, 1971 (age 43)
Alliance, Ohio[citation needed]
Residence Los Angeles, California
Other names Sean Roberts
Jimmy Benedict
Stephen Fisher
Alma mater The College of William & Mary
Occupation Voice actor, actor, writer
Years active 1991–present
Notable credit(s) Castlevania
as Alucard
Code Geass
as Suzaku Kururugi
Ben 10 series
as Ben Tennyson (Teen)
as Sasuke Uchiha
The Prince of Tennis
as Keigo Atobe
Prince of Persia
as The Prince
Hellsing Ultimate
as Pip Bernadotte
as Haseo
Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3
as Makoto Yuki
Tenkai Knights
as Gen / Dromus
Spouse(s) Tara Platt

Yuri Lowenthal (born March 5, 1971) is an American actor, voice actor, screenwriter and film producer, prolific in voice over roles, having voiced an extensive number of anime and video game characters.


Lowenthal graduated from The College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia. He is an actor, writer and producer. Lowenthal co-founded Monkey Kingdom Productions with Tara Platt in 2004. In 2007 Lowenthal and Platt provided their voices for Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 and also for Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 4. In the anime industry, he is most known for his roles as Sasuke Uchiha in Naruto, Suzaku Kururugi in Code Geass, Simon in Gurren Lagann, Jinnosuke/"Kuma" in both Afro Samurai movies and Gen / Dromus in Tenkai Knights.

In the video gaming world, he is well known to be the voice of the Prince of Persia in several of Ubisoft's games, including The Sands of Time, The Forgotten Sands, and The Two Thrones. He also provides the voice of Cecil Harvey in the Nintendo DS remake of Final Fantasy IV, and again in Dissidia: Final Fantasy on the PSP. Yuri did the voice of The Courier from Fallout: New Vegas. He provides the voice of teenager Ben Tennyson in Ben 10: Alien Force, Ben 10: Ultimate Alien, and Ben 10: Omniverse.

Besides voice acting, Lowenthal is also a writer. He and Tara Platt co-authored the book Voice-Over Voice Actor: What It's Like Behind the Mic. He also co-authored the comedy-noir novella Tough City with Keith Ikeda-Barry. He also frequently guests at the San Diego Comic-Con International.

Personal life[edit]

He has been married to fellow voice actress Tara Platt since 2001.[1]







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  1. ^ "Behind The Voice Actors - Yuri Lowenthal". Behind The Voice Actors. January 27, 2010. Retrieved July 29, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Solitary Cross". Boys Be.... Episode 10. Manga Entertainment. Event occurs at 21:37 (JP cast) 22:51 (EN cast). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RNmfF9EnP_4. Retrieved 2014-07-08.
  3. ^ "Ben 10 Returns: Part 1". Ben 10: Alien Force. Season 1. Episode 1. 22 minutes in.
  4. ^ "The Kung Fu Movie Movie - The Filmakers :: Yuri Lowenthal". Films of Fury. Retrieved 2013-08-22. 
  5. ^ https://twitter.com/YuriLowenthal/status/383858960958124033
  6. ^ "Transition Hiccups". Board.rpgamer.com. 2010-07-15. Retrieved 2013-08-22. 
  7. ^ Carsillo, Ray (2013-09-04). "EGM Review: TMNT: Out of the Shadows". Electronic Gaming Monthly. Retrieved 2014-06-29. 

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