Gorō Naya
Naya Goro
Birthdate(1929-11-17)November 17, 1929
BirthplaceHakodate, Hokkaidō, Japan
DiedMarch 5, 2013 (aged 83)
inChiba, Chiba, Japan
Years Active1951 - 2012
SpouseKachiko Hino (火野カチコ)
Notable RelativesRokuro Naya (brother)
Notable Credit(s)Koichi Zenigata
in Lupin III
AgentTheater Echo

Goro Naya (納谷 悟朗 Naya Gorō?, born November 17, 1929) was a veteran seiyū who was born in Hakodate, Hokkaidō. His younger brother is seiyū Rokuro Naya. He was a drop-out of the legal education division of Ritsumeikan University.

He is most known for the roles of Koichi Zenigata (Lupin III), Juzo Okita (Space Battleship Yamato), and Shocker Great Leader (Kamen Rider).

Naya had been diagnosed with Stomach cancer; affecting his seiyu career. This also led to Zenigata's role in the recent TV specials being recast.

He died on March 5, 2013 at 3am of chronic respiratory failure in Chiba.

Voice rolesEdit

Space Battleship YamatoEdit

Farewell to Space Battleship YamatoEdit

Space Battleship Yamato IIIEdit

  • Narrator

Final YamatoEdit

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