Yuri Lowenthal (born March 5, 1971) 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 series, the teenage Naruto Ben Tennyson in the franchise, Ben 10 Suzaku Kururugi in , and Simon in Code Geass . In video games, he voices Gurren Lagann The Prince in Ubisoft's series produced in the 2000s; The Player in Prince of Persia ; Sandal in the Sunset Overdrive series, Dragon Age Alucard in the series; and Castlevania Haseo in the series. He has a production company Monkey Kingdom Productions with his wife, .hack Tara Platt, where they have produced several feature films and a live-action web series called Shelf Life. He authored the book Voice-Over Voice Actor which gives career tips.
Biography [ edit ]
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Lowenthal was born in March 5,
Nashville, Tennessee. He graduated from [3 ] The College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia.
He co-founded Monkey Kingdom Productions with
Tara Platt in 2004. In 2007, Lowenthal and Platt provided their voices for and also for Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 . In the anime industry, he is most known for his roles as Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 4 Sasuke Uchiha in , Naruto Suzaku Kururugi in , Code Geass Simon in , Gurren Lagann Jinnosuke/"Kuma" in both movies and Afro Samurai 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 . He also provides the voice of Cecil Harvey in the Nintendo DS remake of The Sands of Time, The Forgotten Sands, and The Two Thrones , and again in Final Fantasy IV on the Dissidia: Final Fantasy PSP. Lowenthal did the voice of The Courier from . He provides the voice of teenager Fallout: New Vegas Ben Tennyson in , Ben 10: Alien Force , and Ben 10: Ultimate Alien . He is also known as the voice of Ben 10: Omniverse Alucard in several installments of the series. Castlevania
He and 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 as part of a 72-hour novel writing contest. He also frequently guests at the San Diego Comic-Con International.
Personal life [ edit ]
Lowenthal is married to fellow voice actress
Tara Platt. [5 ]
When asked about his ethnic background, Lowenthal has tweeted that he is a "Tennessee Jew",
and has mentioned being Jewish on various media. [6 ] [7 ] [8 ]
Filmography [ edit ]
Animation [ edit ]
Live action [ edit ]
Documentaries [ edit ]
Video games [ edit ]
^ Skylanders roles are reprising for later releases
References [ edit ]
^ "Behind The Voice Actors - Yuri Lowenthal" . Retrieved . November 7, 2015
^ a b Bateman, Tom (December 22, 2005). "Yuri Lowenthal Interview". . Robotech.com Harmony Gold USA. Archived from the original on April 1, 2015.
^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Crystal Acids Yuri Lowenthal Page" . Retrieved . October 18, 2012
^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb bc bd be bf bg bh bi bj bk bl bm bn bo "Behind The Voice Actors – Yuri Lowenthal". Behind The Voice Actors. January 27, 2010 . Retrieved . Green check mark indicates roles that have been verified by BTVA through closing credits screenshots. July 29, 2014
^ Yuri Lowenthal [YuriLowenthal] (September 18, 2010). "I'm a Tennessee Jew, y'all. RT @JackCox: @YuriLowenthal, So are you Russian Jewish, or what is the ethnic background?" (Tweet) . Retrieved . January 13, 2016
^ Yuri Lowenthal [YuriLowenthal] (June 29, 2012). "Holy #FF I'm about 50 followers away from 10K! Who'd a thought anyone'd ever follow a little Jewish kid from Nashville. Thanks! #gratitude" (Tweet) . Retrieved . January 13, 2016
^ "GeekHeeb’s top Comic-Con picks - Geekheeb". Jewish Journal . Retrieved . January 13, 2016
^ "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
^ a b 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". . Episode 3. October 4, 2014. Adult Swim. Hellsing Ultimate
^ " Hellsing VI". . Episode 6. October 25, 2014. Hellsing Ultimate 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
^ "Lost Treasure Hunt - Columbus Pilot Episode". Vimeo. October 1, 2014. Closing credits . Retrieved . December 22, 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.
^ "X-Ray & Vav: Divide & Conquer - Season 2, Episode 8". YouTube. October 4, 2015. Closing credits . Retrieved . November 6, 2015
^ "RWBY Volume 3, Chapter 1: Round One". YouTube. November 1, 2015. Closing credits . Retrieved . November 6, 2015
^ "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
^ "Adventures in Voice acting". Spotlight Entertainment . Retrieved . February 4, 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
^ "Sunday, April 5, 2015 Schedule". Comic-Con International: San Diego . Retrieved . January 13, 2016
^ "EXCLUSIVE TRAILER DEBUT: Joker Rules in "Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem. "" Comic Book Resources . Retrieved . January 13, 2016
^ "LEGO Justice League: Cosmic Clash Movie Bluray With Cosmic Boy Minifigure Details". toynewsi.com . Retrieved . January 13, 2016
^ (film). 2014. Big Hero 6
^ "An Actor`s Journey: An Interview with Yuri Lowenthal « Brutal Gamer". brutalgamer.com . Retrieved . January 13, 2016
^ North, Dale (2008-07-07). "Anime Expo '08: Atlus' Shin Megami Tensei panel". destructoid.com . Retrieved . March 26, 2015
^ , cutscene – Operation Darkness MonolithRattus (April 26, 2011). . Operation Darkness: Mission 1 Postmission Cutscene #1 YouTube. Event occurs at 0:13.
^ 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.
^ "2011 Awards". National Academy of Video Game Trade Reviewers . Retrieved . November 21, 2014
^ PCB Productions (July 23, 2012). . Infex Interviews 1 YouTube.
^ PCB Productions (June 30, 2012). . Infex Interviews 2 YouTube.
^ Gamespot Studios (July 4, 2012). . Voice Recording – Persona 4 Arena: Behind the Scenes Video YouTube.
^ a b Coin-Op TV (2015-04-07). . Skylanders Trail Blazer + Fright Rider Voice Yuri Lowenthal Interview Wondercon 2015 YouTube.
^ Vicarious Visions. . Scene: closing credits, 3:49 minutes in, Voice Actors. Skylanders: Giants
^ 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
^ a b c Disney Infinity [DisneyInfinity] (October 1, 2015). "#DisneyInfinity Toy Box Narrator @YuriLowenthal joins us LIVE in one hour!" (Tweet) . Retrieved . October 2, 2015
^ Avalanche Software. Disney Infinity. Scene: Closing credits, 4:52 in, Featuring the Voice Talents of.
^ 2K Marin. . Scene: Closing credits, Cast. The Bureau: XCOM Declassified
^ 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. 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.
^ Vicarious Visions (October 13, 2013). . Scene: closing credits, 8 minutes in, VO Production by Soundelux, Voice Actors. Skylanders: Swap Force
^ Vicarious Visions. . Scene: Closing credits, Voice Actors. Skylanders: Swap Force
^ 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.
^ , scene – Tales of Xillia 2 CGInfernoBlast (August 19, 2014). . Tales Of Xillia 2 – English Version Walkthrough – Part 13 – Character Episodes Batch #3 YouTube. Event occurs at 0:44.
^ CyberConnect2. . Scene: Closing credits, 1:12 in, English Cast. Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution
^ 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.
^ 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.
^ Telltale Games. . Scene: Closing credits, Tom, Erik. Game of Thrones
^ Telltale Games. . Telltale Games. Scene: Closing credits, Cast. Game of Thrones: Episode Two - The Lost Lords
^ 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.
^ Capcom. . Scene: Closing credits, Cast. Resident Evil: Revelations 2
^ Ready at Dawn. . Scene: Closing credits, Cast. The Order: 1886
^ 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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