Ryō Horikawa

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Ryō Horikawa
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Ryō Horikawa at 2014 Fan Expo Canada
Native name 堀川 りょう
Born Makoto Horikawa
(1958-02-01) February 1, 1958 (age 57)
Osaka, Japan
Ethnicity Japanese
Occupation Voice actor
Years active 1960 –present
Spouse(s) Hitomi Oikawa

Ryō Horikawa (堀川 りょう Horikawa Ryō?, born Makoto Horikawa (堀川 亮 Horikawa Makoto?), born February 1, 1958 in Osaka, Japan) is a Japanese voice actor. He is married to fellow Japanese voice actress Hitomi Oikawa, whose birth name is also Horikawa (堀川?). His former stage name is also Ryo Horikawa, which uses the kanji of his given name, though pronounced "Ryo".


Horikawa started out as a child actor in elementary school. He made his debut in voice acting as Kenta Hirono, the protagonist of the 1984 anime Yume Senshi Wingman. From there, he became famous for his anime character roles as Andromeda Shun (Saint Seiya), Heiji Hattori (Detective Conan), Reinhard von Lohengramm (Legend of the Galactic Heroes) and Vegeta (Dragon Ball series). He is also well known for his game role as Captain Falcon (Super Smash Bros. series). His wife is also a voice artist.[1]


Anime television series[edit]


Original video animations (OVAs)[edit]

Theater animation[edit]

Video games[edit]


Drama CDs[edit]

  • Abunai series 3: Abunai Bara to Yuri no Sono
  • Abunai series 4: Abunai Campus Love (Ayumu Izaki)
  • Catch Me! (Tatsuki Kanou)
  • Ginnoyuki Furufuru (Yukihiko Takagi)
  • Que Sera, Sera (Fujito Mura)
  • Shiawase ni Naroune (Tokio Mouri)
  • Sweet Summer Supplies (Tokio Mouri)



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