Jeff Nimoy

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Jeff Nimoy
Nimoy (right) with Quinton Flynn in 2007
Jeffrey Nimoy
OccupationVoice actor, director, producer, writer
RelativesLeonard Nimoy (second cousin once removed)

Jeffrey Nimoy is an American voice actor and writer best known as the voice of Nicholas D. Wolfwood from Trigun,[1][2] and Tentomon (and his higher Digivolution forms) from the Digimon series.[3] Jeff has reprised his roles of Tentomon and Gennai in the Digimon tri. film series.[4][5][6][7][8][9]


Nimoy wrote, directed, and served as story editor for the English adaptation of the Digimon: Digital Monsters anime (1999–2001 series and the franchise films Digimon: The Movie and Digimon 02: Revenge of Diaboromon). He also served as an executive producer and writer on numerous other Fox Kids series. Prior to that, Jeff was nominated for three Emmy Awards in four years, winning once, for his comedic work as a writer and producer for NFL Films Presents on ESPN and Fox.[10] He also co-wrote the Showtime movie Big Brother Trouble (2000), and the animated series Pecola. Jeff is the second cousin once removed of Leonard Nimoy.[11][12] Jeff also co-directed the English version of Robodz[13] and the Stitch! anime series.[14]

Jeff has also starred in the online webisode series Adventures in Anime with Quinton Flynn.[15]

Jeff also directed and starred in Fame-ish, a movie about a fictional version of himself.

Dubbing roles[edit]

Animated series English dubbing[edit]

List of dubbing performances in anime
Year Title Role Notes Source[16]
1999-2000 Digimon Adventure Tentomon/Kabuterimon/MegaKabuterimon, Young Gennai, Izzy's Father
2000-2001 Digimon Adventure 02 Tentomon/Kabuterimon/MegaKabuterimon, Young Gennai
2000 Trigun Nicholas D. Wolfwood
2000 Outlaw Star Additional Voices
2005-2008 Zatch Bell! Kanchome (ep58+), Mr. Goldo, Main Henchman (Ep. 37)
2005 Naruto Additional Voices
2007-2008 Digimon Data Squad Dr. Spencer Damon, Kamemon/Gwappamon/Shawujinmon

Animated film English dubbing[edit]

List of voice and English dubbing performances in feature films
Year Title Role Notes Source[16]
2000 Digimon: The Movie Tentomon/Kabuterimon/MegaKabuterimon, Truck Driver #1, Floyd the Barber, Barney, Cabbie, Kid #3, Phone Voice #1
2005 Digimon: Revenge of Diaboromon Tentomon, Hawkmon, Gabumon, Omnimon (shared)
2016-2018 Digimon Adventure tri. Tentomon/Kabuterimon/MegaKabuterimon/HerculesKabuterimon, Dark Gennai
2020 Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna Tentomon/Kabuterimon, Young Gennai Script Adaption

Video games English dubbing[edit]


  1. ^ "Did You Know Anime? — Trigun - Did You Know Anime? Feat. Jeff Nimoy..." Did You Know Anime?. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  2. ^ "Funimation Confirms English Trigun Movie Cast". Anime News Network. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  3. ^ "Yes, in retrospect, all the clues are there, and..." love & friendship: sorato. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  4. ^ "Digimon Adventure tri. Anime Gets English Dub With Jeff Nimoy Reprising Role". Anime News Network. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  5. ^ "1st Digimon Adventure tri. Film Gets English-Language Theatrical Release in US". Anime News Network. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  6. ^ "Digimon Adventure tri. English Dub Clip Previews Joshua Seth as Tai". Anime News Network. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  7. ^ "Digimon Adventure tri. Films' English Dub Casts Johnny Yong Bosch as T.K., Tara Sands as Kari". Anime News Network. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  8. ^ "Digimon Adventure tri. Films' English Dub Casts Mona Marshall, Cristina Vee, Kate Higgins". Anime News Network. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  9. ^ "3rd Digimon Adventure tri. Anime Film Teased in TV Ad With New Footage". Anime News Network. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  10. ^ "". Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  11. ^ "Are you related to Leonard Nimoy?". Cooking Caveman with Jeff Nimoy. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  12. ^ "Leonard Nimoy on Twitter". Twitter. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  13. ^ "The Anime Lodge: Q and A with Jeff Nimoy". Archived from the original on 2009-04-30. Retrieved 2009-01-23.
  14. ^ "Jeff Nimoy Anime Q&A - Live Online Panel on Saturday 2/21/15 at 12 noon (Pacific Time)!". Jeff Nimoy's Anime Page. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  15. ^ "Quinton Flynn & Jeff Nimoy's Adventures In Anime | Facebook". Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  16. ^ a b "The Official Site of Voice Over Artist, Keith Silverstein - Resume". Retrieved 30 August 2016.

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