Daisuke Namikawa (浪川 大輔 Namikawa Daisuke?) is a Japanese voice actor. He provided the voice of Chuck Hansen in the Japanese dub of Guillermo del Toro's Pacific Rim.[2][3]


Daisuke began acting at the age of eight years old. He is typically cast as young men and villains in animated series such as, Mikage in 07-Ghost, Fai D. Flourite in Tsubasa: Reservoir Chronicle; Ulquiorra Cifer in Bleach, Hisoka in Hunter × Hunter, Kei Kurono in Gantz, Eustass Kid in One Piece and Toutaku Chuuei in Ikki Tousen.

He is the official Japanese dub-over voice artist for American actor Elijah Wood and Canadian actor, Hayden Christensen. He has also dubbed over some roles that were performed by other fellow actors such as Leonardo DiCaprio, Tony Jaa, Edward Furlong and Kevin Zegers in Japanese.

He made his directorial debut entitled Wonderful World, a live-action film that opened in Japan in early summer of 2010.[4] He won for Best Actor in supporting roles in the 4th Seiyu Awards.