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Kazuki Yao

Kazuki Yao (Japanese: 矢尾一樹 Yao Kazuki) is a Japanese seiyū for the Pokémon anime.



Yao was born on June 17, 1959, in Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan. He became a seiyū as an adult and led a long, prolific voice acting career, becoming known for a variety of roles in anime series. Yao voiced one of his best-known roles as Canalave City Gym Leader Byron, during the Diamond & Pearl series of the Pokémon anime. Azuma is currently affiliated with Max Mix.

Pokémon roles

Other non-Pokémon roles

Video game roles

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