A veteran voice actor, Kazuki Yao's impressive career spans more than three decades. Among his lengthy list of credits, he's probably best known for playing Franky and Bon Clay in One Piece, Judau Ashta in Mobile Suit Gundam ZZ, and Koichiro Iketani in Initial D. He's also had leading roles in such anime as Bastard!!, Berserk: The Golden Age Arc, Gunbuster, Gunslinger Girl, Sgt. Frog, Tenjho Tenge, and Wedding Peach. He's also well known in the Super Sentaiseries world for his roles in Kakuranger, Carranger, Magiranger, Kyoryuger, and Ninninger.