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Jōji Yanami (八奈見 乗児), born Shigemitsu Shirato (白土 繁満) on August 30, 1931, in Tokyo, is a veteran voice actor. He is currently represented by Aoni Production.
Some of his other roles include Dr. Gilmore in the 1960s Cyborg 009 anime, Gennai in the Digimon franchise, Professor Gennosuke Yumi in the Mazinger franchise, Gan Fall in One Piece, Dr. Umon in UFO Robo Grendizer, and Boyakii in the Yatterman franchise. He also voiced Splinter in the Japanese dub of the live-action Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles film.
Jōji Yanami has also performed the end themes to various anime, including Time Bokan and Yatterman.
- Despite being part of the main cast, although his characters not playable in most games, he made two playable character roles: Babidi in Dragon Ball Z: Budokai Tenkaichi 3 and King Kai in Dragon Ball Kai: Ultimate Butōden
- His uncredited roles include : Dr. Flappe, Planthorr, Grandpa Gohan, Master Roshi