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Akira Toriyama with his pet cat, Koge (1987)

Christopher Robin Sabat (born in Washington, D.C.) is a voice actor, most notable for his work in the anime series Dragon Ball, Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball GT, and Dragon Ball Super and the various movies and specials associated with the Dragon Ball franchise.



Christopher Sabat at Comic-Con 2012

Sabat lived briefly in Australia and is a 1992 graduate of Clear Creek High School near Houston, Texas. As well as doing voice work, he also acts as a director, voice director, producer or editor in many productions. In 2004, he founded an audio production company called OkraTron 5000 in Richardson, Texas, which specializes in interactive voiceover, music and sound design.

Sabat is usually cast in roles which involves him playing a very strong man or very gruff, tough, grouchy characters. He provides the voice work for such notable characters as Vegeta, Piccolo, Yamcha, Zarbon, Recoome, Jeice, Burter, Salza, Shenron, as well as many others.


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  • Yamcha was Chris Sabat's first role in the Dragon Ball franchise. He is the only voice actor to have played the same character in the English dub of all four Dragon Ball movies.
  • Chris Sabat has named Future Trunks as his favorite character.
  • Chris Sabat named Vegeta as his favorite role on Dragon Ball Z.
  • Chris Sabat also did the voice of famed Metal Gear protagonist Solid Snake in an episode of DEATH BATTLE which was made by ScrewAttack (whose headquarters is right next to Funimation's).