Lowenthal in 2013
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
|Residence||Los Angeles, California|
|Other names||Sean Roberts
|Alma mater||The College of William & Mary|
|Occupation||Voice actor, writer, actor|
|Spouse(s)||Tara Platt (m. 2001)|
Yuri Lowenthal (born March 5) is an American actor and voice actor known chiefly for his work in television and film animation. Some of his prominent roles in anime and cartoons include Sasuke Uchiha in the Naruto series, the teenage Ben Tennyson in the Ben 10 series, Superman in Legion of Superheroes and Simon in Gurren Lagann. In video games, he voices The Prince in Ubisoft's Prince of Persia series produced in the 2000s, The Player in Insomniac Games' Sunset Overdrive, Sandal in the Dragon Age series, Alucard in the Castlevania series and Haseo in the .hack series.
Lowenthal has a production company Monkey Kingdom Productions with his wife, Tara Platt. They have produced several feature films and a web series called Shelf Life. He is a published author of books Voice-Over Voice Actor on VO and comedy-noirvella Tough City as part of a 72-hour novel writing contest.
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He 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. Lowenthal 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. He is also known as the voice of Alucard in several installments of the Castlevania series.
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.
|2000||Saiyuki||Goku||as Jimmy Benedict
Eps: "Reload" & "Gunlock"
|2002–03||The Twelve Kingdoms||Seishu, Sekki|
|2003||Kyo Kara Maoh!||Yuri Shibuya||as Jimmy Benedict|
|2003||Scrapped Princess||Leopold Scorpus|
|2003||Ultra Maniac||Hiroki Tsujiai|
|2004||SD Gundam Force||Bakunetsumaru|
|2004||Daphne in the Brilliant Blue||Sho Mizuki, Kevin, Billy|
|2004||Here Is Greenwood||Tochizawa|
|2004||The Melody of Oblivion||Sky Blue|
|2004||Duel Masters||Robbie Rotten||Season 2.0|
|2004||Marmalade Boy||Ginta Suou|
|2004–05||Rave Master||Haru Glory|
|2004||Fafner in the Azure||Koyo Kasugai|
|2005||Zatch Bell!||Danny, Donpocho, Kory|
|2005||Battle B-Daman||Berkhart, Sigma|
|2005||Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo||Raoul de Chateau Renard|
|2005||Eyeshield 21||Sena Kobayakawa|
|2005||Honey and Clover||Yūta Takemoto|
|2005–06||Noein||Yū Gotō, Makoto Shinohara|
|2005||Girls Bravo||Yukinari Sasaki|||
|2005||GUN X SWORD||Joshua Lundgren|
|2005||Ghost Talker's Daydream||Mitsuru Fujiwara|
|2005||Yukikaze||Operator||Ep: "Operation 5"|
|2005–06||Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo||Rice, Megafan|
|2005||Mars Daybreak||Kato Takigawa Jr.|
|2005–06||Idaten Jump||Sho Yamato|
|2006||Boys Be...||Takuya Yokota||Ep. 10|||
|2006||The Prince of Tennis||Katsuo Mizuno, Keigo Atobe|
|2006–14||Bleach||Keigo Asano, Renji Abarai (Young), Byakuya Kuchiki (Young), Shinobu Eishima, Kaoru Unagiya, others|
|2006||Buso Renkin||Shinobu Negoro, Victor, Washio|
|2007||Ergo Proxy||Daedalus Yumeno|
|2007||Mega Man Star Force||Zack Temple|
|2007–08||Digimon Data Squad||Neon||Ep. 8|
|2007||Hellsing Ultimate||Pip Bernadotte, Maxwell (young)||Ep. 3, Ep.6|||
|2008–09||Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion||Suzaku Kururugi|
|2008||Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit||Toya|
|2009–present||Naruto Shippuden||Sasuke Uchiha|
|2010–14||Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn||Riddhe Marcenas|||
|2010||Stitch!||Tommy O||Ep. 17|
|2010||Nodame Cantabile||Kenji Tamaki, Tomohiro Kimura, Yamamoto, Noriyuki Takahashi, Yoshitaka Noda|
|2012||Persona 4 The Animation||Yosuke Hanamura|||
|2013||Tiger & Bunny||Barnaby Brooks Jr.|||
|2013–14||Tenkai Knights||Gen, Dromus|
|2015||Shadow Magic||Ben Whittaker|||
|2006–08||Legion of Super-Heroes||Superman, Superman-X / Kell-El, Stone Boy|
|2007||Afterworld||Mr. Tanaka, Frank|
|2008–10||Ben 10: Alien Force||Ben Tennyson, various characters|||
|2008–11||Batman: The Brave and the Bold||Mister Miracle, Bulletman, others|
|2009–12||Huntik: Secrets & Seekers||Lok Lambert||Season 1|
|2009||Wolverine and the X-Men||Iceman/Bobby Drake|
|2010–12||Ben 10: Ultimate Alien||Ben Tennyson, various characters|||
|2010–13||Generator Rex||Ben Tennyson, additional voices||Ben 10/Generator Rex: Heroes United special|
|2010||Monster High||Deuce Gorgon, Heath Burns (Season 1), Clawd Wolf, Gil|
|2010||Regular Show||Adam, Guy 1|
|2010–13||Young Justice||Garth, Icicle Jr, Tommy Terror, Lagoon Boy|||
|2011||ThunderCats||Emrick||Episode: "Song of the Petalars"|
|2012||Wild Grinders||Goggles, Jack Knife, Spitball, Lackey||Credited as Jimmy Benedict|
|2012–14||Ben 10: Omniverse||Ben Tennyson, various characters|||
|2013–14||Turbo FAST||Director, Toy Store Guy|||
|2014||Beware the Batman||Creed Courtman, Detective Thomas||Episode: "Choices"|
|2014||Lost Treasure Hunt||Dex|
|2014–present||TOME: Terrain of Magical Expertise||Rubirules||Ep. 12|||
|2015||Pig Goat Banana Cricket||JR Sneezy, Prince Mermeow||Ep. "Pig Goat Banana Cricket High Five!"|
|2015||DC Super Friends||The Flash|
|2015||Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles||Ninja #1, Ninja #2||Ep. "Tales of the Yokai"|||
|2005||Alias||Bishop's Driver||Episode: "The Awful Truth"|
|2005–06||Gilmore Girls||Carl, Sookie's Sous Chef||Episodes: "He's Slippin' 'Em Bread...Dig?" and "Go Bull Dogs!"|
|2006||Close to Home||EMT||Episode: "The Good Doctor"|
|2009||Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles||Christopher Garvin||Episodes: "Today Is the Day: Part 1" and "Today Is the Day: Part 2"|
|2011||Criminal Minds||Jake Ellison||Episode: "The Stranger"|
|2012||Warehouse 13: Grand Designs||Nikola Tesla||Episodes: "Chapter 1" and "Chapter 7.5 (Bonus Chapter)"|
|2013||Hawaii Five-0||Liam||Episode: "Hoa Pili"|||
|2015||The Phoenix Incident||Glenn Lauder|||
|2011||Films of Fury: The Kung Fu Movie Movie||Narrator|||
|2008||The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything: A VeggieTales Movie||Prince Alexander|
|2014||Big Hero 6||Additional voices|||
- Lowenthal, Yuri; Platt, Tara (2010). Voice-Over Voice Actor: What It's Like Behind the Mic. Bug Bot Press. 259pp. ISBN 9780984074006. OCLC 429727108.
- Lowenthal, Yuri; Ikeda_Barry, Keith (2013). Tough City. Bug Bot Press. 117pp. ISBN 9780984074013. OCLC 849762751.
- Skylanders roles are reprising for later releases
- yuri lowenthal [YuriLowenthal] (March 5, 2015). "Thanks for all the bday <3 come visit OZ with us "Intrepid travelers Yuri & Tara take you to Australia!..." (Tweet). Retrieved August 10, 2015.
- Bateman, Tom (December 22, 2005). "Yuri Lowenthal Interview". Robotech.com. Harmony Gold USA. Archived from the original on April 1, 2015.
- "Behind The Voice Actors – Yuri Lowenthal". 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.
- "Girls Bravo". Anime News Network. Retrieved March 26, 2015.
- "Solitary Cross". Boys Be... Episode 10. Manga Entertainment. Event occurs at 21:37 (JP cast) 22:51 (EN cast). Retrieved July 8, 2014.
- Green, Scott (July 25, 2008). "AICN Anime: World Cosplay Summit Interview-Part Two, Guin Saga, Ghost Talker's Day Dream, Afro Samurai and More". Ain't It Cool News.
- "Hellsing Ultimate III". Hellsing Ultimate. Episode 3. October 4, 2014. Closing credits. Adult Swim.
- "Hellsing VI". Hellsing Ultimate. Episode 6. October 25, 2014. Closing credits. Adult Swim.
- "Bandai Entertainment's Gurren Lagann Dub Cast Announced". Anime News Network. Retrieved 14 May 2013.
- "Gundam Unicorn Anime's English Dubbing Cast Announced". Anime News Network. December 25, 2009. Retrieved November 27, 2013.
- "Tiger & Bunny English Dub Main Cast List". Facebook. August 15, 2012. Retrieved March 16, 2014.
- "The Sky's the Limit". Tiger & Bunny. Episode 15.
- "Durarara!!×2 English Dub to Premiere March 10". Anime News Network. March 6, 2015. Retrieved March 6, 2015.
- "Shadow Magic 2D Animated Pilot Episode". Kickstarter. August 13, 2015. Retrieved August 17, 2015.
- "TOME Episode 12: Secret of the Netkings by Chris Niosi". YouTube. October 7, 2014. Closing credits. Retrieved October 16, 2014.
- "Tales of the Yokai". Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Season 3. Episode 20. August 8, 2015. Nickelodeon.
- "Yuri Lowenthal and Tara Platt on Hawaii Five-0". Facebook. March 23, 2014. Retrieved November 7, 2014.
- Spotlight PR Company (July 17, 2013). "Spotlight PR Company : Voice Superstars YURI LOWENTHAL and TARA PLATT Premiere Trailer for New Convention Circuit Mockumentary "CON ARTISTS"". New.pitchengine.com. Retrieved November 27, 2013.
- Yamato, jen (January 7, 2015). "‘The Phoenix Incident': The Truth Is… Somewhere In This Viral UFO Thriller". Deadline.com. Retrieved January 12, 2015.
- "The Kung Fu Movie Movie – The Filmakers :: Yuri Lowenthal". Films of Fury. Retrieved August 22, 2013.
- "Tiger & Bunny The Movie: The Rising 'New Driver' English Dub Clip Streamed". February 22, 2015. Retrieved July 13, 2015.
- Big Hero 6 (film). 2014. Closing credits, Additional voices.
- North, Dale (2008-07-07). "Anime Expo '08: Atlus' Shin Megami Tensei panel". destructoid.com. Retrieved March 26, 2015.
- Operation Darkness, cutscene – Violence City (February 6, 2009). Operation Darkness Stage 1 Part 2 of 3. YouTube. Event occurs at 5:20.
- Confirms voicing of That Man in Guilty Gear 2: Overture: "I didn't record Sin this time, but the other guy yes. I think." Yuri Lowenthal on Twitter. December 4, 2014. Retrieved December 6, 2014.
- Clarifies he only voiced Sin in the older Guilty Gear title (Guilty Gear 2): "If it's the old one, that's me as Sin. Just not the new one." Yuri Lowenthal on Twitter. December 6, 2014. Retrieved December 6, 2014.
- "Transition Hiccups". Board.rpgamer.com. July 15, 2010. Retrieved August 22, 2013.
- Deadline Games. Watchmen: The End Is Nigh. Warner Bros. Games. Scene: Closing credits, 5 minutes in, Voice-over actors.
- PCB Productions (July 23, 2012). Infex Interviews 1. YouTube. 2:05.
- PCB Productions (June 30, 2012). Infex Interviews 2. YouTube.
- Gamespot Studios (July 4, 2012). Voice Recording – Persona 4 Arena: Behind the Scenes Video. YouTube.
- Coin-Op TV (2015-04-07). Skylanders Trail Blazer + Fright Rider Voice Yuri Lowenthal Interview Wondercon 2015. YouTube. 0:50 Yuri talks about his involvement in the Skylanders games, along with voicing the characters Trail Blazer in Trap Team and Fright Rider in Giants.
- Vicarious Visions. Skylanders: Giants. Scene: closing credits, 3:49 minutes in, Voice Actors.
- 4A Games. Metro: Last Light. Deep Silver. Scene: Closing credits, 1 minute in, English Voice Talent (Alphabetical Order).
- "Behind The Voice Actors – The Last of Us". Behind The Voice Actors. Retrieved 2015-03-18.
- Disney Infinity [DisneyInfinity] (October 1, 2015). "#DisneyInfinity Toy Box Narrator @YuriLowenthal joins us LIVE in one hour! http://twitch.tv/disney" (Tweet). Retrieved October 2, 2015.
- Avalanche Software. Disney Infinity. Scene: Closing credits, 4:52 in, Featuring the Voice Talents of.
- The Bureau: XCOM Declassified (video game). 2013. Closing credits, Nils.
- Carsillo, Ray (September 4, 2013). "EGM Review: TMNT: Out of the Shadows". Electronic Gaming Monthly. Retrieved June 29, 2014.
- Confirms voicing of a pedestrian in Grand Theft Auto V Yuri Lowenthal on Twitter. September 28, 2013. Retrieved December 29, 2014.
- Rockstar North (September 17, 2013). Grand Theft Auto V. PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 (v1.0). Rockstar Games. Level/area: Credits, 21:35 in, The Cast, The Local Population.
- Confirms voicing of Fright Rider in Swap Force: "I know of Fright Rider at the very least!" Yuri Lowenthal on Twitter. October 22, 2013. Retrieved February 15, 2015.
- Coin-Op TV (April 5, 2014). Skylanders Punk Shock Voice Tara Platt Interview. YouTube. 1:52–2:04 Robert Welkner and Tara Platt talk about Yuri voicing Softpaw in Skylanders.
- Vicarious Visions (October 13, 2013). Skylanders: Swap Force. Scene: closing credits, 8 minutes in, VO Production by Soundelux, Voice Actors.
- Skylanders: Swap Force (video game). 2013. Closing credits, additional voices.
- Blizzard Entertainment. Diablo III: Reaper of Souls. Scene: Closing credits, 5:23 in, Voice Over, additional voices.
- Carbine Studios. WildStar. NCSOFT. Scene: Credits, 2:45 in, Cast.
- Tales of Xillia 2, scene – CGInfernoBlast (August 19, 2014). Tales Of Xillia 2 – English Version Walkthrough – Part 13 – Character Episodes Batch #3. YouTube. Event occurs at 0:44.
- CyberConnect2. Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution. Scene: Closing credits, 1:12 in, English Cast.
- Avalanche Software. Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes. Scene: Closing credits, 2:55 in, Featuring the Voice Talents of.
- Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (video game). 2014. Closing credits, Humans.
- Toys for Bob. Skylanders: Trap Team. Activision. Scene: Closing credits, 8:40 in, Voice Actors.
- "Skylanders: Trap Team review". Kidz Coolit.com. Retrieved February 5, 2015.
- Hoggins, Tom (June 11, 2014). "E3 2014: Sunset Overdrive hands-on preview". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved October 1, 2015.
- AtlusUSA (August 28, 2014). Behind the voices of Persona Q's Chie and Yosuke. YouTube.
- Game of Thrones (video game). 2014. Closing credits, Tom, Erik.
- Telltale Games. Game of Thrones: Episode Two - The Lost Lords. Telltale Games. Scene: Closing credits, Cast.
- Clarifies his role in Guilty Gear Xrd: "Sorry, I thought I answered yes to that. Yes, I played Bedman. But not Sin." Yuri Lowenthal on Twitter. December 7, 2014. Retrieved December 7, 2014.
- Resident Evil: Revelations 2 (video game). 2015. Closing credits, Neil Fisher.
- The Order: 1886 (video game). 2015. Closing credits, Nikola Tesla.
- Avalanche Software. Disney Infinity 3.0. Scene: Closing credits, 5:29 in, Featuring the Voice Talents of.
- Avalanche Studios. Mad Max. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. Scene: Credits, 5:40 in, Talent.
- Vicarious Visions. Skylanders: SuperChargers. Activision. Scene: Closing credits, 7:13 in, Voice Actors.
- Traveller's Tales. Lego Dimensions. Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. Scene: Closing credits, 4:45 in, Voiceover Talent.
- "Everstar by Psycho Sorted – Starring". Kickstarter. Retrieved October 16, 2014.
- "Voice Cast Revealed". Day For Night Games. Retrieved October 16, 2014.
- "THE BLACK GLOVE". Kickstarter. Retrieved October 16, 2014.
- "Credits". LyricSoft. July 14, 2015. Retrieved August 17, 2015.
- "All in the Mighty Family! – Voice Cast for Mighty No. 9". mightyno9.com. February 10, 2015.
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- Yuri Lowenthal at Anime News Network's encyclopedia
- Yuri Lowenthal at Behind The Voice Actors
- Yuri Lowenthal at the Internet Movie Database
- IGN Interview, ds.ign.com; accessed December 15, 2014.
- Interview, animechronicle.podbean.com, May 2010 podcast