Cast and Crew of Naruto

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About Naruto

Naruto is a popular anime and manga series that has captured the hearts of many viewers around the world. The show is set in the fictional village of Konoha and follows the adventures of Naruto Uzumaki, a mischievous and energetic adolescent ninja. Naruto was born with the spirit of the Nine-Tailed Fox sealed inside him, which makes him an outcast in his own village. Despite this, Naruto remains optimistic and determined to achieve his dream of becoming the Hokage, the leader and strongest ninja of Konoha.

Played by the talented voice actress Junko Takeuchi, Naruto Uzumaki is the main protagonist of the series. He is a troublemaker and a bit of a loudmouth, but he has a kind heart and a strong sense of justice. Naruto's dream of becoming the Hokage is fueled by his desire for recognition and acceptance from his peers and the villagers of Konoha. Throughout the series, Naruto undergoes many challenges and hardships, but he never gives up on his dream, even when it seems impossible to achieve.

Another important character in the series is Sasuke Uchiha, played by Noriaki Sugiyama. Sasuke is a genius ninja and a member of the Uchiha clan, one of the most powerful and respected clans in Konoha. Sasuke is initially portrayed as a rival to Naruto, but as the series progresses, they form a strong bond and become close friends. Sasuke's story is also filled with tragedy and hardship, as he seeks revenge against his brother Itachi for the massacre of their clan. Together, Naruto and Sasuke's adventures and battles are some of the most exciting and memorable moments in the series.

Naruto ran for 5 seasons.

Main Cast of Naruto

Junko Takeuchi
plays Naruto Uzumaki (voice) (220 episodes)

Junko Takeuchi as Naruto Uzumaki (voice)
Naruto Uzumaki is the main protagonist of the anime series Naruto. He is a young ninja with big dreams and a kind heart. Despite being treated as an outcast by many in his village, Naruto never gives up and continues to work hard to become the strongest ninja in the land.

Quotes from Naruto Uzumaki (voice)

  1. Believe it!
  2. I'm gonna be the Hokage one day!
See Junko Takeuchi's other roles

Noriaki Sugiyama
plays Sasuke Uchiha (voice) (220 episodes)

Noriaki Sugiyama as Sasuke Uchiha (voice)
Sasuke Uchiha is a main character in the Naruto anime series. He is a skilled ninja from Konohagakure's famed Uchiha clan, and possesses the Sharingan eye power that allows him to see through any jutsu and copy any technique.

Quotes from Sasuke Uchiha (voice)

  1. If you want to attack me again, feel free. But I'll be sure to kill you.
  2. My name is Sasuke Uchiha. There are a lot of things I hate, but I don't think I'll ever hate anyone more than you.
See Noriaki Sugiyama's other roles

Chie Nakamura
plays Sakura Haruno (voice) (220 episodes)

Chie Nakamura as Sakura Haruno (voice)
Sakura Haruno is a fictional character in the Naruto manga and anime series, created by Masashi Kishimoto. She is a kunoichi, a term for a female ninja, from the village of Konohagakure (Hidden Leaf Village). Sakura Haruno is portrayed as a strong-willed and intelligent young woman, with a fierce determination to become a legendary ninja. She is known for her exceptional healing abilities, her extensive knowledge of medicine, and her exceptional taijutsu skills.

Quotes from Sakura Haruno (voice)

  1. Don't underestimate me; I'll become stronger than anyone.
  2. When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can strong as they can be.
  3. I won't be left behind, not anymore!
  4. I...I believe in you Naruto-kun!
  5. I have only one goal: to be stronger than my teacher!
  6. Believe it!
  7. I’m not Sakura who takes losses like this lying down… I’ll use again and again, the pain of my falls to be stronger!
  8. I believed that someday the day would come when I would be of help to Naruto!
  9. I'm gonna be the strongest kunoichi there is! I'll be the one standing at the top!
  10. People change. I mean, look at Naruto!
See Chie Nakamura's other roles

Kazuhiko Inoue
plays Kakashi Hatake (voice) (220 episodes)

Kazuhiko Inoue as Kakashi Hatake (voice)
Kakashi Hatake is a skilled ninja and teacher in Naruto. He is known for his cool, calm demeanor and his expertise in combat. He is also often seen reading his favorite book.

Quotes from Kakashi Hatake (voice)

  1. I'm Kakashi Hatake. Things I like and things I hate… I don’t feel like telling you that. My dreams for the future… never really thought about it. As for my hobbies… I have lots of hobbies.
  2. Those who break the rules are trash, but those who abandon their friends are worse than trash.
See Kazuhiko Inoue's other roles

Hidekatsu Shibata
plays Hiruzen Sarutobi (3º Hokage) (voice) (220 episodes)

Hidekatsu Shibata as Hiruzen Sarutobi (3º Hokage) (voice)
Hiruzen Sarutobi, also known as the Third Hokage, is a wise and powerful ninja who serves as the leader of the Hidden Leaf Village in Naruto. He is highly respected by both his peers and his subordinates, and is known for his calm demeanor and his dedication to the protection of his village.

Quotes from Hiruzen Sarutobi (3º Hokage) (voice)

  1. 'The will of fire is a gift that is passed down from generation to generation. As long as it burns within our hearts, we can overcome any obstacle.'
  2. 'It's important to remember that the strongest weapon in the ninja's arsenal is teamwork.'
See Hidekatsu Shibata's other roles

Koichi Tochika
plays Neji Hyuga (voice) (220 episodes)

Koichi Tochika as Neji Hyuga (voice)
Neji Hyuga is a skilled and stoic ninja from the Hyuga clan in Naruto. He has a strong sense of duty and is often serious, but has a softer side when dealing with his friends and teammates.

Quotes from Neji Hyuga (voice)

  1. 'It is not a matter of can or can't. There are some things in this world that simply must be done.'
  2. 'I have always been called a genius.'
See Koichi Tochika's other roles

Masashi Ebara
plays Might Guy (voice) (220 episodes)

Masashi Ebara as Might Guy (voice)
Might Guy is an expert in Taijutsu, the martial art that involves using only physical techniques to engage in combat. He is known for his passionate demeanor and strict adherence to the principle of hard work and perseverance. Guy's dedication to his craft and his students is unmatched, and he has become a mentor to many aspiring ninjas.

Quotes from Might Guy (voice)

  1. Youth is not about how old you are, but about your mindset and outlook on life!
  2. A ninja must see underneath the underneath!
See Masashi Ebara's other roles

Yōichi Masukawa
plays Rock Lee (voice) (220 episodes)

Yōichi Masukawa as Rock Lee (voice)
Rock Lee is a passionate and determined ninja in the show Naruto. Despite initially being seen as weak due to his inability to use ninjutsu or genjutsu, he trains relentlessly in taijutsu to become a formidable fighter. Rock Lee is known for his bowl haircut, bushy eyebrows, and green jumpsuit.

Quotes from Rock Lee (voice)

  1. 'I want to prove that even if I don't have ninjutsu or genjutsu, I can become a splendid ninja just like my father!'
  2. 'A dropout will beat a genius through hard work.'
See Yōichi Masukawa's other roles

Yukari Tamura
plays Tenten (voice) (220 episodes)

Yukari Tamura as Tenten (voice)
Tenten is a skilled kunoichi from Konohagakure, known for her impressive weapons expertise and accuracy skills. She is a member of Team Guy and specializes in close-range combat using her ninja tools.

Quotes from Tenten (voice)

  1. You'll have to forgive me, but I'm about to turn down your offer.
  2. Don't blink. Don't even blink.
See Yukari Tamura's other roles

Ryoka Yuzuki
plays Ino Yamanaka (voice) (220 episodes)

Ryoka Yuzuki as Ino Yamanaka (voice)
Ino Yamanaka is a fictional character from the anime and manga series Naruto. She is part of Konohagakure's Yamanaka clan and specializes in mind-altering techniques. Ino is known for her beauty, confidence and friendship with Sakura Haruno.

Quotes from Ino Yamanaka (voice)

  1. 'A kunoichi's greatest weapon is not her kunai, but her femininity!'
  2. 'Looks like you still haven't finished developing your Sharingan. What a pity.'
  3. 'I will make Sakura fall for me and show her what true feminine beauty is about!'
See Ryoka Yuzuki's other roles

Showtaro Morikubo
plays Shikamaru Nara (voice) (220 episodes)

Showtaro Morikubo as Shikamaru Nara (voice)
Shikamaru Nara is a laid-back and intelligent ninja who is often seen lounging around. He is a loyal friend to Naruto and is known for his strategic thinking in battle.

Quotes from Shikamaru Nara (voice)

  1. What a drag...
  2. I'm too lazy...
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Kentaro Ito
plays Choji Akimichi (voice) (220 episodes)

Kentaro Ito as Choji Akimichi (voice)
Choji Akimichi is a member of Team Asuma and a close friend of Shikamaru Nara and Ino Yamanaka. He is known for his love of food and his ability to expand his body to increase his strength and defense in battles.

Quotes from Choji Akimichi (voice)

  1. You just don't get it, do you? These chips and I have a bond that can never be broken.
  2. I may not look like much, but I'm worth my weight in salt.
See Kentaro Ito's other roles

Shinji Kawada
plays Shino Aburame (voice) (220 episodes)

Shinji Kawada as Shino Aburame (voice)
Shino Aburame is a character from the popular anime show Naruto. He is a member of the Aburame clan and is known for his stoic demeanor and affinity for insects.

Quotes from Shino Aburame (voice)

  1. My bugs and I are not going to be defeated here.
  2. I prefer the company of insects to that of people.
See Shinji Kawada's other roles

Nana Mizuki
plays Hinata Hyuga (voice) (220 episodes)

Nana Mizuki as Hinata Hyuga (voice)
Hinata Hyuga is a main character from Naruto. She comes from the Hyuga clan and has a shy personality but is determined to become a strong ninja. Hinata is known for her quiet nature and ninja techniques, such as her Byakugan eye.

Quotes from Hinata Hyuga (voice)

  1. I don't want Naruto to give up on himself... because then he gives up on me.
  2. Because... it's Naruto
See Nana Mizuki's other roles

Kohsuke Toriumi
plays Kiba Inuzuka (voice) (220 episodes)

Kohsuke Toriumi as Kiba Inuzuka (voice)
Kiba Inuzuka is a fictional character in the Naruto manga and anime series. He is a member of Team Kurenai along with Shino Aburame and Hinata Hyuga. Kiba is known for his strong sense of smell and his trusty companion dog Akamaru.

Quotes from Kiba Inuzuka (voice)

  1. If we can't find a way out of our problems, maybe we should change the problem.
  2. I won't lose to anyone in a dog fight!
  3. There's no place like home!
  4. When it comes to Akamaru, I don't hold back for any reason!
See Kohsuke Toriumi's other roles

Akira Ishida
plays Gaara (voice) (158 episodes)

Akira Ishida as Gaara (voice)
Gaara is a fictional character in the Naruto manga and anime series. He is the youngest son of the Fourth Kazekage, and his body is host to a powerful tailed beast known as Shukaku. Gaara initially appears as a villain before becoming a more sympathetic character as the series progresses. He is known for his signature sand-based attacks and stoic demeanor.

Quotes from Gaara (voice)

  1. I'm a weapon of the village. Whether I'm loved or hated has no meaning. Don't take me so lightly.
  2. I exist to kill you. And there is nothing more.
  3. I don't pity monsters.
See Akira Ishida's other roles

Toshihiko Seki
plays Iruka Umino (voice) (220 episodes)

Toshihiko Seki as Iruka Umino (voice)
Iruka Umino is a kind and encouraging teacher at the Ninja Academy in the fictional village of Konohagakure in the Naruto anime series. He is known for his altruistic personality and deep affection for his students.

Quotes from Iruka Umino (voice)

  1. Those who break the rules are scum, but those who abandon their friends are worse than scum.
  2. Believe in yourself. Hard work pays off
See Toshihiko Seki's other roles

Nobutoshi Canna
plays Kabuto Yakushi (voice) (220 episodes)

Nobutoshi Canna as Kabuto Yakushi (voice)
Kabuto Yakushi is a villain in the Naruto series, known for his medical abilities and intelligence. He was originally a spy for Orochimaru and later became his right-hand man.

Quotes from Kabuto Yakushi (voice)

  1. There are many ninja in this world who have lost everything. But not me. I've never had anything to start with...
See Nobutoshi Canna's other roles

plays Orochimaru (voice) (168 episodes)

Kujira as Orochimaru (voice)
Orochimaru is a notorious villain in the anime series Naruto. He is a former member of the Hidden Leaf village and a powerful ninja who seeks immortality. He is known for his cunning mind, unique abilities, and his twisted desires to experiment on others.

Quotes from Orochimaru (voice)

  1. Humans are fragile things. With just a few words, a mere mortal can cause thousands of others to kill themselves.
  2. Let's see what you're capable of. Grow strong and wise, Naruto. The path of the ninja may someday require you to take a different road than your master.
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Hochu Otsuka
plays Jiraiya (voice) (116 episodes)

Hochu Otsuka as Jiraiya (voice)
Jiraiya is a fictional character in the popular anime series Naruto. He is a ninja and a mentor to the main character, Naruto. He is known for his eccentric personality, love for women, and his wisdom in battle.

Quotes from Jiraiya (voice)

  1. The true measure of a shinobi is not how he lives but how he dies. It's not what they do in life but what they did before dying that proves their worth.
  2. A Shinobi's life is not measured by how they lived but rather what they managed to accomplish before their death.
  3. The key to realizing a dream is to focus not on success but significance and then even the small steps and little victories along your path will take on greater meaning.
See Hochu Otsuka's other roles

Rumi Rakugou
plays Kurenai Yuuhi (voice) (220 episodes)

Romi Park
plays Temari (voice) (220 episodes)

Romi Park as Temari (voice)
Temari is a fierce and independent kunoichi from the Hidden Sand Village. She is known for her mastery of wind-based jutsu and her sharp intellect. She often serves as a voice of reason among her allies and is not afraid to speak her mind.

Quotes from Temari (voice)

  1. I have little patience for useless things.
  2. The only dependable thing about the future is uncertainty.
See Romi Park's other roles

Kouyori Katase
plays Kankuro (voice) (220 episodes)

Jurota Kosugi
plays Asuma Sarutobi (voice) (220 episodes)

Jurota Kosugi as Asuma Sarutobi (voice)
Asuma Sarutobi is a skilled ninja from the Sarutobi clan, and a member of the Twelve Guardian Ninja. He is also the father of Mirai Sarutobi, and a former member of Team Hiruzen.

Quotes from Asuma Sarutobi (voice)

  1. In the past and in the future, smoking will always be there for you.
  2. I'm just a smoker, but I'm ninja too.
See Jurota Kosugi's other roles

Rumi Ochiai
plays Kurenai Yuhi (voice) (220 episodes)

Yasuyuki Kase
plays Kankuro (voice) (220 episodes)

Yasuyuki Kase as Kankuro (voice)

Yasuyuki Kase (加瀬 康之, Kase Yasuyuki, March 14, 1971) is a Japanese voice actor from Ōta Ward, Tokyo, who is affiliate...

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Secondary Cast of Naruto

Unsho Ishizuka
plays Zabuza Momochi (52 episodes)

Unsho Ishizuka as Zabuza Momochi
Zabuza Momochi, also known as the Demon of the Hidden Mist, is a skilled and ruthless ninja from the Hidden Mist Village. He is often remembered for his significant presence in the Land of Waves arc of the Naruto series. Zabuza was feared and respected by many, and his incredible abilities as a ninja made him a worthy opponent to any challenger. He was fiercely loyal to his friends and was willing to go to great lengths to achieve his goals.

Quotes from Zabuza Momochi

  1. I am the demon of the Hidden Mist.
  2. I will kill anyone who gets in my way.
See Unsho Ishizuka's other roles

Hideo Ishikawa
plays Itachi Uchiha (voice) (62 episodes)

Hideo Ishikawa as Itachi Uchiha (voice)
Itachi Uchiha is a highly skilled and powerful ninja from the Uchiha clan in the village of Konohagakure. He is the elder brother of Sasuke Uchiha and is known for his abilities with the Sharingan. Despite his reputation as a ruthless and cold-blooded killer, he is loyal to his village and cares deeply for his younger brother.

Quotes from Itachi Uchiha (voice)

  1. I'll make you into a hero that transcends the Hokage!
  2. Forgive me, Sasuke... this will be the end.
See Hideo Ishikawa's other roles

Tomoyuki Dan
plays Kisame Hoshigaki (voice) (62 episodes)

Tomoyuki Dan as Kisame Hoshigaki (voice)
Kisame Hoshigaki is a member of the criminal organization Akatsuki and a former member of the Seven Ninja Swordsmen of the Mist. He is known for his shark-like appearance and brutal fighting style.

Quotes from Kisame Hoshigaki (voice)

  1. A stronger force than your sword technique is your spirit... you've got spirit. I like that. That's why I can't end you with some cheap trick. I'll end you right here. Wise up and become stronger.
  2. The tailed beasts...they are things that no one can truly control.
  3. The longer you live... the more you realize that reality is just made of pain, suffering and emptiness...
See Tomoyuki Dan's other roles

Keiko Nemoto
plays Shizune (voice) (62 episodes)

Keiko Nemoto as Shizune (voice)
Shizune is a medical ninja who serves as Tsunade's assistant and a loyal member of the Hidden Leaf Village in the anime show Naruto. She is depicted as a serious and dedicated ninja who always puts the safety of her comrades above everything else.

Quotes from Shizune (voice)

  1. We always do what we can for our comrades, don't we?
  2. I'm Shizune, nice to meet you.
See Keiko Nemoto's other roles

Mayumi Asano
plays Haku (voice) (52 episodes)

Mayumi Asano as Haku (voice)

Mayumi Asano (浅野 まゆみ, Asano Mayumi, November 13, 1969) is a Japanese voice actress born in Tokyo. She is affiliated w...

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Shinji Kawata
plays Shino Aburame (voice) (52 episodes)

Daisuke Egawa
plays Kin Tsuchi (voice) (52 episodes) , Dosu Kinuta (voice) (104 episodes)

Daisuke Egawa as Kin Tsuchi (voice)
Kin Tsuchi is a female ninja from the Hidden Sound Village who works under Orochimaru and often serves as a bodyguard. She is known for her expertise in sound-based jutsu and her loyalty to Orochimaru.

Quotes from Kin Tsuchi (voice)

  1. I have no regrets. This is the path I've chosen.
  2. Surrender now, and I promise I'll make your death quick and painless
See Daisuke Egawa's other roles

Kouichi Touchika
plays Neji Hyuuga (voice) (52 episodes)

Kouichi Touchika as Neji Hyuuga (voice)
Neji Hyuuga is a skilled ninja from Konohagakure's Hyuuga clan in the anime series Naruto. He possesses the Byakugan, which gives him incredible vision, and he is known for his prodigious talent as a fighter.

Quotes from Neji Hyuuga (voice)

  1. 'I always keep my word. That is my ninja way.'
  2. 'If power is what you seek, I warn you, there is nothing but disappointment ahead.'
  3. 'Losing to myself... there is no greater defeat.'
See Kouichi Touchika's other roles

Keijin Okuda
plays Zaku Abumi (voice) (104 episodes)

Keijin Okuda as Zaku Abumi (voice)
Zaku Abumi is a minor antagonist from the Naruto anime. He is a member of the Sound Four and has the ability to manipulate the air to create powerful blasts and attacks.

Quotes from Zaku Abumi (voice)

  1. I'll make you pay for underestimating the Sound Four!
  2. Ha! You guys are as pathetic as ever!
See Keijin Okuda's other roles

Nobutoshi Kanna
plays Kabuto Yakushi (voice) (52 episodes)

Nobutoshi Kanna as Kabuto Yakushi (voice)
Kabuto Yakushi is a skilled medic and a spy who works for Orochimaru in the anime Naruto. He is a cunning and ruthless strategist, often using his medical expertise to gather information on his enemies and using it to his advantage. Despite his quiet nature, Kabuto is highly intelligent and proves himself to be a formidable opponent.

Quotes from Kabuto Yakushi (voice)

  1. Are you afraid? You should be. Afraid of what will happen if I get angry.
  2. What a pity. Your eyes look so innocent... but they couldn't be more wrong.
  3. I'm just a medic, that's all.
  4. There's no such thing as true despair if you don't believe in anything!
See Nobutoshi Kanna's other roles

Akiko Koike
plays Konohamaru Sarutobi (52 episodes) , Kin Tsuchi (voice) (52 episodes)

Akiko Koike as Konohamaru Sarutobi
Konohamaru Sarutobi is a young ninja from the Hidden Leaf Village in the Naruto universe who is part of the Sarutobi clan. He is the grandson of the Third Hokage and is known for his mischievous and playful personality. Despite being seen as a bit of a troublemaker, Konohamaru is a skilled ninja in his own right, and is determined to prove himself to his elders and become Hokage one day.

Quotes from Konohamaru Sarutobi

  1. Sexy Jutsu!
  2. I'll become Hokage one day, believe it!
See Akiko Koike's other roles

Ikue Otani
plays Konohamaru Sarutobi (voice) (106 episodes)

Ikue Otani as Konohamaru Sarutobi (voice)
Konohamaru Sarutobi is a young ninja from the Sarutobi clan. He is a student of the Seventh Hokage, Naruto Uzumaki, and dreams of becoming the Hokage one day like his mentor. See Ikue Otani's other roles

Tessyo Genda
plays Kyuubi (voice) (54 episodes)

Tessyo Genda as Kyuubi (voice)
Kyuubi, also known as the Nine-Tailed Fox, is a demon fox with immense power sealed inside the body of Naruto Uzumaki. It was responsible for the destruction of the Hidden Leaf Village and the death of many of its citizens.

Quotes from Kyuubi (voice)

  1. I have gained power you cannot even imagine. I am a God among Gods.
  2. I am not some kind of tool or weapon. I am the Nine-Tailed Fox! No one controls me!
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Takeshi Watabe
plays Gamabunta (voice) (54 episodes)

Takeshi Watabe as Gamabunta (voice)
Gamabunta is a massive toad and one of the leaders of the toads who live on Mount Myōboku. He is sometimes summoned to aid Naruto Uzumaki and his allies in battle.

Quotes from Gamabunta (voice)

  1. Listen up! I'm not someone who can be summoned without an earnest reason!
  2. This is the most important contract a summoner can make...together with the summoning jutsu, it's crucial.
See Takeshi Watabe's other roles

Masako Katsuki
plays Tsunade (voice) (62 episodes)

Masako Katsuki as Tsunade (voice)
Tsunade is a legendary medical ninja and the granddaughter of the First Hokage. She possesses immense strength and is known for her gambling habit.

Quotes from Tsunade (voice)

  1. I'm not a gambling addict; I'm a gambling strategist!
  2. Don't underestimate me!
  3. Believe it!
See Masako Katsuki's other roles

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