Christopher Sabat

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Christopher Sabat
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Sabat at the 2020 GalaxyCon Richmond
Alma materUniversity of North Texas
  • Voice actor
  • voice director
  • ADR engineer
  • line producer
Years active1997–present
AgentMary Collins
Spouse(s)Tabitha Sabat[1]

Christopher Robin Sabat is an American voice actor, voice director, ADR engineer, and line producer working for Funimation and OkraTron 5000.


Sabat has provided voices for English-versions of Japanese anime and video games, including a variety of Dragon Ball characters, such as Vegeta, Piccolo, Yamcha, Shenron and others. His roles include Daisuke Jigen in Lupin the Third, Kazuma Kuwabara in Yu Yu Hakusho, Alex Louis Armstrong in Fullmetal Alchemist, Tatsumi Saiga in Speed Grapher, Kurogane in Tsubasa: Reservoir Chronicle, All Might in My Hero Academia, Roronoa Zoro in the Funimation dub of One Piece, Yami Sukehiro in Black Clover, Elfman Strauss in Fairy Tail, and Grip in Assassination Classroom. In video games, he voices Alex D in Deus Ex: Invisible War, Rundas in Metroid Prime 3: Corruption, Garland in Dissidia: Final Fantasy, and Captain Smiley and Star in Comic Jumper.[1] He is also the founder and director of OkraTron 5000, an audio production company that provides support for some of Funimation's dubbing titles.



List of voice performances in anime
Year Title Role Crew role, Notes Source[3]
Dragon Ball Z Vegeta, Piccolo, Yamcha, Vegito, Guru, Shenron, Mr. Popo, Turtle, Nappa, Korin, others Voice director
Vegito shared w/ Sean Schemmel
1999 Initial D Kyoichi Second Stage; credited as Christopher R. Sabat
2000 Dragon Ball Z: The History of Trunks Turtle, Vegeta, Piccolo, Yamcha TV Special [4]
2000 Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku Zarbon, Vegeta, Borgos, Grandpa Gohan, Nappa TV Special
Nappa redubbed by Phil Parsons in remaster
2001 Dragon Ball Yamcha, Turtle, King Piccolo, Piccolo Jr., Mr. Popo, Shenron, Grandpa Gohan, Korin, others [4]
2001 Blue Gender ADR Director CA
2001–06 Lupin the Third specials Daisuke Jigen ADR Director [4]
2002 Yu Yu Hakusho Kazuma Kuwabara, Raizen, Gama Assistant ADR Director Press[1]
2002 Fruits Basket Ayame Soma Also 2019 reboot [1][5]
2003 Dragon Ball GT Vegeta, Piccolo, Gogeta (SSJ4), others Gogeta shared w/ Sean Schemmel
2004 Fullmetal Alchemist Alex Louis Armstrong Press[1]
2004 Case Closed Vodka, Craig Newberry, Otto, others As Dark-Haired Man in Black
ADR Director
FUNimation dub
2004 Kiddy Grade Chevalier D'Autriche CA
2004 Spiral Kiyotaka Narumi CA
2004 Dragon Ball GT: A Hero's Legacy Torga, Yamcha [4]
2005 Burst Angel Azuma Iriki CA
2005 Gunslinger Girl Pietro Fermi ADR Director CA
2005 Samurai 7 Kikuchiyo CA
2005 Sakura Taisen: Ecole de Paris Bartender OVA series CA
2006 Trinity Blood Tres Iqus CA
2006 Shin-Chan Mr. K, Narrator Funimation dub CA
2006 Speed Grapher Saiga Tatsumi Press[1]
2007 Tsubasa: Reservoir Chronicle Kurogane Press[1]
2007 SoltyRei Roy Revant Line producer
ADR Director
2007–present One Piece Roronoa Zoro, others Funimation dub Press[1]
2007 BECK: Mongolian Chop Squad Preview Narrator CA
2007 Glass Fleet Heizak ADR Director CA
2007 Heroic Age Karkinos Rucan CA
2007 Mushishi Koro's Father Ep. 7 CA
2008 Darker than Black Yusuke Saito Resume
2009 Kenichi: The Mightiest Disciple Shio Sakaki [6]
2009 Sgt. Frog Giroro Resume
2009 Spice and Wolf Marlheit CA
Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood Alex Louis Armstrong Press[1]
Dragon Ball Z Kai Vegeta, Piccolo, Yamcha, Vegito, others Also The Final Chapters
Vegito shared w/ Sean Schemmel
ADR Director
2010 My Bride Is a Mermaid Masa Resume
2010 Hetalia Axis Powers Rome Resume
2010 Ouran High School Host Club Ritsu Kasanoda CA
2011–2019 Fairy Tail Elfman Strauss Resume
2012 Sengoku Basara: Samurai Kings 2 Toyotomi Hideyoshi [7]
2012 Steins;Gate Yugo "Mr. Braun" Tennouji Also Steins;Gate 0 [8]
2012 Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt Garterbelt Resume
2012–present High School DxD Ddraig Resume
2013 Toriko Umen Umeda CA
2013 The Devil is a Part-Timer! Albertio Ende
2013 Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero Kaito Kubota Eps. 6, 9, 11 [9]
2014 Psycho-Pass 2 Sakuya Togane [10]
2014 Attack on Titan Kitz Woermann Resume
2014 Space Dandy Isaac Ep. 17 Resume
2014 Yona of the Dawn Son Hak
2015 Nobunagun Annus / Robert Capa [11]
2015 Danganronpa: The Animation Mondo Owada [12]
2015 Free! Goro Sasabe [13]
2015 Tokyo Ghoul Yakumo Omori [14]
2016 Yuri on Ice Christophe Giacometti [15]
2016 Brothers Conflict Ukyo Asahina [16]
2016 Snow White with the Red Hair Marquis Haruka [17]
2016 Dimension W Kyoma Mabuchi [18]
2016 Black Butler: Book of Circus Jumbo [19]
2016 Wise Man's Grandchild Michel Collins [20]
2016 Rage of Bahamut: Genesis Martinet [21]
2016 Divine Gate Palomides [22]
2016–present My Hero Academia Toshinori "All Might" Yagi [23][24]
2016 One-Punch Man Vaccine Man Ep. 1
Bang Zoom! Entertainment dub
2016 All Out!! Coach [26]
2017–19 Dragon Ball Super Vegeta, Piccolo, Yamcha, Vegito, others ADR Director
Vegito shared w/ Sean Schemmel
2018–21 Black Clover Yami Sukehiro [28]
2018 That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime KIng aboru ep 10.
2018 Pop Team Epic Popuko; Shunsuke Itakura (Team AC) Ep. 1A; Bob Epic Team segments (Popuko); Ep. 7 (Shunsuke Itakura (Team AC)) [29]
2018 Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card Cerberus (True Form) Ep. 6 [30]
2018 Legend of the Galactic Heroes Walter von Schönkopf [31]
2019 Magical Girl Spec-Ops Asuka Yoshiaki Izuka [32]
2019 After School Dice Club George Beresford [33]
2021 Suppose a Kid from the Last Dungeon Boonies Moved to a Starter Town Vritra [34]
2022 The Prince of Tennis Hoo Byodoin [35]


List of voice performances in feature films
Year Title Role Crew role, Notes Source[3]
2012 Dragon Age: Dawn of the Seeker Knight Commander
2014 Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods Vegeta, Piccolo, Yamcha, Shenron, Bubbles Voice director [36][37]
2015 Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' Vegeta, Piccolo, Shenron Voice director [38][37]
2017 One Piece Film: Gold Roronoa Zoro [39]
2018 My Hero Academia: Two Heroes Toshinori "All Might" Yagi
2019 Dragon Ball Super: Broly Vegeta, Piccolo, King Vegeta, Zarbon, Shenron, Gogeta Voice director [40][37]
2019 Code Geass: Lelouch of the Re;surrection Bitool [41]
2019 One Piece: Stampede Roronoa Zoro [42]
2020 My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising Toshinori "All Might" Yagi
2021 My Hero Academia: World Heroes' Mission Toshinori "All Might" Yagi
2022 Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero Vegeta, Piccolo [43]
List of voice performances in direct-to-video and television films
Year Title Role Crew role, Notes Source[3]
1998–present Dragon Ball series Vegeta, Piccolo, Yamcha, Gogeta, others Voice director Resume
1999 Chuck E. Cheese in the Galaxy 5000 Mr. Munch, Announcer, Narrator
2002–06 Lupin III films Daisuke Jigen Funimation dub Press[1]
2004 Blue Gender: The Warrior Keith Bean CA
2006 Fullmetal Alchemist the Movie: Conqueror of Shamballa Alex Louis Armstrong CA
2007 Origin: Spirits of the Past Hajan CA
2008 One Piece Movie: The Desert Princess and the Pirates: Adventures in Alabasta Roronoa Zoro   [44][45]
2009 Tsubasa Reservoir Chronicle the Movie: The Princess in the Birdcage Kingdom Kurogane Resume
2010 Summer Wars Katsuhiko Jinnouchi Resume
2012 Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos Alex Louis Armstrong CA
2012 Sengoku Basara: The Last Party Toyotomi Hideyoshi CA
2012 Tales of Vesperia: The First Strike Niren Fedrok [46]
2014 One Piece Film: Z Roronoa Zoro [47]


List of voice performances in animation
Year Title Role Crew role, Notes Source[3]
2015 Death Battle Solid Snake, Smokey Bear [48][49]
2016 Red vs. Blue Siris [50]
2016–present RWBY Dr. Arthur Watts [51]
2020 Cards Vincent
2020 The Stockholms Santa Claus 4 episodes
2020 Cyanide & Happiness Santa Claus 1 episode

Video games[edit]

List of voice performances in video games
Year Title Role Crew role, Notes Source[3]
2002–present Dragon Ball series Vegeta, Piccolo, Yamcha, Vegito, Various Characters [4]
2003 Deus Ex: Invisible War Alex Denton (Male) Press[1]
2004 BloodRayne 2 Slezz, Newscaster, Minions [4]
2005 Æon Flux Dietz, Soldiers [4]
2005 Spikeout: Battle Street Tenshin, Void [4]
2007 Metroid Prime 3: Corruption Rundas Press[1]
2008 The Last Remnant Conqueror [52]
2009 Dissidia: Final Fantasy Garland [1][4]
2009 Ghostbusters: The Video Game Additional Voices
2009 Borderlands Sledge [4]
2009 Case Closed: The Mirapolis Investigation Jack Chase [4]
2010 Comic Jumper: The Adventures of Captain Smiley Captain Smiley, Star Press[1]
2011 Duke Nukem Forever Talk Show Host [4]
2011 Orcs Must Die! Paladin [4]
2011 Duke Nukem: Critical Mass Dr. Proton [4]
2011 Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy Garland [4]
2012 Borderlands 2 InnuendoBot 5000 [4]
2013 The Walking Dead: Survival Instinct Ahmad Farran, Emergency Broadcast System [4]
2014 Infamous Second Son Concrete Bishop [53]
2014 Smite Anhur, Fenrir, Geb, He Bo, Zeus ADR Director
2014 Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel! Doctor Torres, Shifty Sheldon, Tog [54]
2016 Battleborn Attikus, Geoff, Rath, S1 Chronicle, S1 Huntsman, S1 Wolf [4]
2018 Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Garland [4]
2018 Realm Royale Warrior (No Skin)
2018 World of Final Fantasy Maxima Garland Archive audio [55]
2020 One-Punch Man: A Hero Nobody Knows Vaccine Man [4]
2020 Fire Emblem Heroes Duessel [56]
2021 Lost Judgment Irie [4]
2021 Tales of Luminaria Bastien Forge [57]
2022 Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin Garland [58]


List of acting performances in film and television
Year Title Role Crew role, Notes Source[3]
1999 Chuck E. Cheese in the Galaxy 5000 Mr. Munch (voice)/Reporter
2015 Lumberjack Man Shep [59]


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  10. ^ Lee, Michelle (November 10, 2014). "English Voice Cast for Psycho-Pass 2". Funimation Blog.
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  53. ^ Sucker Punch Productions. Infamous: Second Son. Sony Computer Entertainment. Scene: Credits, 3:43 in, Additional Voice Talent.
  54. ^ 2K Australia, Gearbox Software. Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel!. 2K Games. Scene: Closing credits, 3:50 in.
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  57. ^ Colopl. Tales of Luminaria. Bandai Namco Entertainment. Scene: Opening credits, 19:14 in, Cast.
  58. ^ Sabat, Christopher [@JustChrisSabat] (June 13, 2021). "I seriously can't believe I get to play Garland again! And on a Team NINJA KOEU TECMO joint to boot! #FFOrigin #SquareEnixPresents #FinalFantasy" (Tweet). Retrieved June 14, 2021 – via Twitter.
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