Benjamin Diskin

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Benjamin Diskin
Born Benjamin Isaac Diskin
(1982-08-25) August 25, 1982 (age 33)
Los Angeles County, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1987–present
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Benjamin Isaac Diskin (born August 25, 1982) is an American actor and voice actor. He is known for his roles as Numbuh 1 and Numbuh 2 in the animated series Codename: Kids Next Door, Sai in Naruto Shippuden, Joseph Joestar in JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, Humphrey in the Alpha and Omega sequels, and Eugene in Hey Arnold!.

Early life[edit]

He was born in Los Angeles County, California.


Diskin has appeared in The Wonder Years, Hey Arnold!, Disney's Recess, Mr. Saturday Night, Kindergarten Cop,[1] Baby Boom, and Just Like Dad. He also voiced Hahn in Avatar: The Last Airbender and Eddie J. Squirrel in Squirrel Boy. Diskin recently played Arashi Fuuma on Naruto, Sai in Naruto Shippuden, Kai Miyagusuku and Katao in Blood+, and Eddie Brock/Venom in The Spectacular Spider-Man.[2] He is the current voice of the title character of the anime Stitch!. He will be voicing as Jay in the upcoming visual novel game Lovely Little Thieves, which is currently in the process through a kickstarter campaign.[3]



List of voice performances in anime
Year Series Role Notes Source
2007–08 Blood+ Kai Miyagasuku, Kaito, Additional Voices Anime debut [4]
2008 Naruto Arashi Fuma
2009–13 Stitch! Stitch, Takeo, Himamushi, 627, Zero
2010–15 Naruto Shippuden Sai, others [4][5]
2011–13 Bleach Abirama Redder, Szayel Aporro Granz, Additional voices [4][5]
2011 Marvel Anime: Iron Man Ichiro Masuda
2011 Marvel Anime: X-Men Mutant Boy
2013 Tiger & Bunny Edward, Lionel Hawke, Additional Voices
2013 Lagrange: The Flower of Rin-ne series Izo
2013–14 Tenkai Knights Toxsa Dalton / Valorn, Notus, Mr. Dalton, Orangor
2013–15 Digimon Fusion Shoutmon, Cutemon [4][5][6]
2013 Accel World Ash Roller
2014 K Misaki Yata [7]
2014–15 Kill la Kill Kaneo Takarada, Takaharu Fukuroda (Ep. 1) [8][9]
2014 Blood Lad Wolf [10][11]
2014–present Sailor Moon Gurio Umino Viz dub [4][5][12]
2015 Sword Art Online II Death Gun, Ginrou [13][14]
2015 Aldnoah.Zero John Humeray [15]
2015 JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Joseph Joestar [16]
2015 Durarara!!x2 Kisuke Adabashi
2015 The Seven Deadly Sins Ban [17]
2015 Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin Char Aznable [18]
TBD Sailor Moon Crystal Gurio Umino [19]


List of voice performances in animation
Year Series Role Notes Source
1993–94 Problem Child Junior Healy Voice acting debut
1997–2002 Hey Arnold! Eugene Horwtiz Seasons 3-4 [4][5]
2002–08 Codename: Kids Next Door Nigel Uno / Numbuh 1, Hoagie P. Gilligan Jr. / Numbuh 2, Delightful Children from Down the Lane [4][5]
2005 Avatar: The Last Airbender Hahn
2006 What's New, Scooby-Doo? Benji, Travis, Zombie Kid #1 Ep. "E-Scream"
2007 The Grim Adventures of the KND Nigel Uno / Numbuh 1, Hoagie P. Gilligan Jr. / Numbuh 2, Delightful Children from Down the Lane
2008-09 The Spectacular Spider-Man Eddie Brock / Venom [5]
2010-11 Zevo-3 Bug
2011 MAD Big Bird, Guardian, Mongolian Ep. "RiOa / Thomas the Unstoppable Tank Engine" [20]
2011 Young Justice William Hayes/Harm Ep. "Secrets" [6]
2012–14 Star Wars: The Clone Wars Krismo Sodi, Otua Blank, Morley, WAC-47, AZI-3
2013–15 Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. Skaar, Bulldozer, Fandral, Miek, Druffs, Additional Voices [5][6]
2014–present TOME: Terrain of Magical Expertise Odboll [21]
2015 Star Wars Rebels TIE Pilot #1 Ep. "Idiot's Arroy" [22]
2015 Ultimate Spider-Man Spider-Ham, Skaar [6][23][24]
2015 Robot Chicken Oliver Queen Ep. "Ants on a Hamburger"
2015 We Bare Bears Additional Voices Ep. "Jean Jacket"
2015 Regular Show Aiden Ep. "The Eileen Plan" [25]
2015 Lego Marvel Super Heroes: Avengers Reassembled Spider-Man Television Special [26]


Video games[edit]

Year Title Role
2003 Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando Stewart Zurgo
Tony Hawk's Underground Eric Sparrow
2004 Tony Hawk's Underground 2
Full Spectrum Warrior Ota
The Bard's Tale Additional Voices
2005 Codename: Kids Next Door - Operation: V.I.D.E.O.G.A.M.E. Nigel Uno
Hoagie P. Gilligan Jr.
Delightful Children from down the Lane
2006 Call of Duty 3 Private Huxley
Tony Hawk's Project 8 Additional Voices
2007 Rogue Galaxy Jupis Tooki McGanel[6]
2008 Speed Racer Taejo Togokahn
2009 Cartoon Network Universe: FusionFall Numbuh 1
Numbuh 2
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 2 Spider-Man
2010 Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 2 Sai
Final Fantasy XIII Additional Voices[27]
Gods Eater Burst Karel Schneider
Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole Parzival the spotted owl
2011 Might and Magic: Heroes VI Anton
Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL Numbuh 1
Numbuh 2
Kevin E. Levin
Captain America: Super Soldier Allied Forces[6]
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Impact Sai[6]
2012 Final Fantasy XIII-2 Additional Voices
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations Sai[6]
Lollipop Chainsaw Additional Voices
Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance Young Xehanort[4][5][6]
Halo 4 Jared Miller[5]
2013 Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Sai[6]
Marvel Heroes Rhino[6]
Skylanders: Swap Force Additional Voices[28]
Rune Factory 4 Kiel
2014 Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Additional Voices[29]
The Lego Movie Videogame Additional Voices
Tales of Xillia 2 Additional Voices
WildStar Aurin Male[30]
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution Sai
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix Young Xehanort[4]
Sunset Overdrive Additional Voices
Digimon All-Star Rumble Shoutmon, OmniShoutmon
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Additional Voices
Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric Q-N-C[31]
Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal
2015 Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor 2 Record Breaker Daichi Shijima
Lovely Little Thieves Jay
Lord of Magna: Maiden Heaven Gewalt[32]
Lost Dimension Agito Yuuki
Sick Bricks Jack Justice, Block Beard, Gus Groucho, Hiro Thunderbutt, Vlad Von Vein
Mad Max Additional voices[33]
Tales of Zestiria Atakk, Wardell, Amethor, additional voices
The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel Jusis Albarea[34]
Xenoblade Chronicles X Male Cross (Joker)[35][36]


Awards and nominations[edit]


  1. ^ Diskin, Ben. Exclusive: KHInsider Interviews Ben Diskin!. (Interview). 
  2. ^ Ritter, Jeff (August 10, 2009). "DVD Review: The Spectacular Spider-Man: The Complete First Season". The Trades. Retrieved 25 December 2010. 
  3. ^ "New Cast Announcement + Livestream Today!". Kickstarter. Hope Chapman (PangoDango Games). November 8, 2014. Retrieved November 8, 2014. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Anime Conji Guests - Ben Diskin". Anime Conji 2015. Retrieved 2015-04-05. 
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "AnimeCon Arkansas 2015 guests". AnimeCon Arkansas 2015. Retrieved 2015-03-18. 
  6. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "Behind The Voice Actors – Benjamin Diskin". Behind The Voice Actors. January 27, 2010. Retrieved July 29, 2014. Green check mark indicates roles that have been verified by BTVA through closing credits screenshots. 
  7. ^ "Viz Media Announces K TV Anime's Dub Cast". June 14, 2013. Retrieved July 16, 2014. 
  8. ^ Benjamin Diskin [BenDiskin] (July 4, 2014). "Me and my Kill la Kill character, Takaharu Fukuroda" (Tweet). Retrieved May 9, 2015. 
  9. ^ Netstryke [Netstryke] (May 5, 2015). "This Saturday... #HereComesTheZeni! @BenjaminDiskin is Kaneo "Zeni" Takarada! #KilllaKill Sat" (Tweet). Retweeted by Ben Diskin. Retrieved May 9, 2015. 
  10. ^
  11. ^ "Viz Media Announces Blood Lad's English Dub Cast". May 16, 2014. Retrieved July 15, 2014. 
  12. ^ "New Sailor Moon Dub Cast Revealed at Anime Expo". Anime News Network. 2014-07-05. 
  13. ^ Diskin, Ben (April 23, 2015). "To those of you who correctly guessed that I was the voice of Death Gun, pat yourselves on the back. Then, immediately take BACK that back-pat for letting me fool you again!! XD". Facebook. 
  14. ^ Benjamin Diskin [BenDiskin] (April 4, 2015). "Hey, guys! Check me out as Ginrou in Sword Art Online tonight on Toonami!! #SAOtoonami" (Tweet). Retrieved May 9, 2015. 
  15. ^ "Aniplex USA to Release 1st Aldnoah.Zero Season 1 On BD/DVD with Dub, Sub". Anime News Network. 2015-06-06. 
  16. ^ "Director of Jojo's Bizarre Adventure Coming to AX for World Premiere of English dub". Anime Retrieved 2015-06-09. 
  17. ^ Benjamin Diskin [BenDiskin] (November 1, 2015). "There were SO many times @BrycePapenbrook cracked me up as Meliodas on #SevenDeadlySins. It's now on @netflix! (Also, I play Ban. ;-) )" (Tweet). Retrieved November 1, 2015. 
  18. ^ "Main Cast for Mobile Suit Gundam the Origin II [English Dub]". Retrieved September 8, 2015. 
  19. ^ "Viz Media Reveals More English Dub Cast for Sailor Moon R Anime". April 3, 2015. Retrieved April 4, 2015. 
  20. ^ Mad Season 2 Episode 1 Closing Credits
  21. ^ "TOME Episode 11: Year One by Chris Niosi". YouTube. 26 August 2014. Retrieved 11 January 2015. 
  22. ^ "Idiot's Array". Star Wars Rebels. January 19, 2015. Event occurs at 22:00. Disney XD. 
  23. ^ Cavanaugh, Patrick. "Check out these Guest Voices from Marvel's Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors". Retrieved 6 September 2014. 
  24. ^ "Contest of Champions, Part 2". Ultimate Spider-Man. Season 3. Episode 24. October 10, 2015. Disney XD. 
  25. ^ "The Eileen Plan". Regular Show. Season 7. Episode 16. November 13, 2015. Cartoon Network. 
  26. ^ "Lego Marvel Super Heroes: Avengers Reassembled". Lego Marvel Super Heroes. November 16, 2015. Closing credits. 
  27. ^ Square Enix. Final Fantasy XIII. Scene: Closing credits, 2:15 minutes in, Cocoon Inhabitants, Additional Voices. 
  28. ^ Vicarious Visions (October 13, 2013). Skylanders: Swap Force. Scene: closing credits, 8 minutes in, VO Production by Soundelux, Voice Actors. 
  29. ^ Square Enix. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. Scene: Closing credits, 5 minutes in, Voice Actors, Additional Voices. 
  30. ^ Carbine Studios. WildStar. NCSOFT. Scene: Credits, 2:45 in, Cast. 
  31. ^ Benjamin Diskin [BenDiskin] (September 9, 2014). "Is it possible that you're the voice for Q-N-C in the new Sonic the hedgehog game Sonic Boom Rise... — It is. I am!" (Tweet). Retrieved June 26, 2015. 
  32. ^ Lord of Magna: Maiden Heaven instruction booklet
  33. ^ Avalanche Studios. Mad Max. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. Scene: Credits, 5:40 in, Talent. 
  34. ^ Hatsuu [Hatsuu] (October 15, 2015). "some voices from the CS trailer" (Tweet). Retrieved October 15, 2015. 
  35. ^ Monolith Soft. Xenoblade Chronicles X. Nintendo. 
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