Dubbing Wikia
Advertisement

Rica Matsumoto (松本 梨香 Matsumoto Rika, born November 30, 1968) is a Japanese actress, voice actress and J-pop singer who was born in Yokohama, Japan. Her name is also sometimes romanized as Rika Matsumoto.

She is the founding member of JAM Project, and is best known for providing the voice of Satoshi (Ash Ketchum), the main character of the Pokémon anime series. As such, Matsumoto has taken on roles as young boys. Matsumoto also performs the songs for many of the openings for the Japanese Pokémon anime.

Dub Actors

Actor No. of Titles Country
Sarah Natochenny 22 United States
Veronica Taylor 12 United States
Mona Marshall 4 United States
Ted Lewis 3 United States
Joan Baker 2 United States
Susan Egan 2 United States
Wendee Lee 2 United States
Robert Axelrod 1 United States
Dara Aylor 1 United States
Greg Ayres 1 United States
Laura Bailey 1 United States
Jana Carpenter 1 United Kingdom
Luci Christian 1 United States
Lara Cody 1 United States
Michael Lockwood Crouch 1 United States
Mari Devon 1 United States
Julia Fletcher 1 United States
Rebecca Forstadt 1 United States
Alicia Yuki Foster 1 United States
Ellen Gerstell 1 United States
Susan Huber 1 United States
P.M. Lewis 1 United States
Julie Maddalena 1 United States
Matthew Kermit Miller 1 United States
Justin Pate 1 United States
Chuck Powers 1 Singapore
David Logan Rankin 1 United States
Cindy Robinson 1 United States
Kayzie Rogers 1 United States
Craig Saper 1 United States
Joshua Seth 1 United States
Kate Shannon 1 United Kingdom
Brianne Siddall 1 United States
Karen Strassman 1 United States
Laura Summer 1 United States
Amy Tipton 1 United States

Filmography

Year Character Title Dub Voice Dub Country
1986 Vaiya M.D. Geist I: Most Dangerous Soldier Joan Baker United States
1988-1989 Blackie Dommel Robert Axelrod United States
1991-1992 Jin Hyuga Raijin-Oh Alicia Yuki Foster United States
1992-1995 Kiyoshi Mitarai
"Seaman"
Yu Yu Hakusho Justin Pate United States
1993 Nozumu Ozora Moldiver Joshua Seth United States
1993 Tomoe Sato Roujin Z Jana Carpenter United Kingdom
1993 Koashura Yu Yu Hakusho: The Golden Seal Julie Maddalena United States
Greg Ayres United States
1994 Prettz Final Fantasy: Legend of the Crystals Matthew Kermit Miller United States
1994-1995 Jinpei Gatchaman Mona Marshall United States
Luci Christian United States
1994-1995 Keiko Kuroha Tonde Burin Laura Summer United States
1994-1997 Aoi Futaba You're Under Arrest Amy Tipton United States
1995-1997 Chihiro Kawai Magical Girl Pretty Sammy Ellen Gerstell (ep. 1) United States
Rebecca Forstadt (eps. 2-3)
1995 Fusuke Ninku the Movie Mona Marshall United States
1996-1997 Bernard

(Little Zorro)

The Legend of Zorro Kate Shannon United Kingdom
1996 Vaiya M.D. Geist II: Death Force Joan Baker United States
1996 Hibiki Kennou My Dear Marie Dara Aylor United States
1996-1998 Japolo Shamanic Princess P.M. Lewis United States
Graham David Logan Rankin
1997-2002 Satoshi Pokémon Veronica Taylor United States
1997 Rumi Hidaka Perfect Blue Wendee Lee United States
1998 Moriki DNA Sights 999.9 Lara Cody United States
1998 Jim Hawking Outlaw Star Brianne Siddall United States
1998-2003 Satoshi Pokémon Chronicles Veronica Taylor United States
1998 Pokémon: the First Movie United States
1998 Kaite (eps. 7-8) Trigun Mona Marshall United States
1998 Musashi Brave Fencer Musashi United States
1999 Satoshi Pokémon: the Movie 2000 Veronica Taylor United States
1999-2000 April Bikirk Sol Bianca: The Legacy Wendee Lee United States
1999 Raishinshi Soul Hunter Craig Saper United States
2000 Sandy Lupin the 3rd: Missed by a Dollar Susan Huber United States
2000 Satoshi Pokémon 3: Spell of the Unknown Veronica Taylor United States
2000 Pokémon: Mewtwo Returns United States
2000-2004 Ryō Bakura / Yami Bakura
(eps. 50-224)
Yu-Gi-Oh! Chuck Powers Singapore
Ted Lewis United States
Thief King Bakura
2000 Fanita (ep. 9) Vandread Mari Devon United States
2001 Satoshi Pokémon 4Ever Veronica Taylor United States
2002 Shinonora Gun Frontier Karen Strassman United States
2002-2007 Suzumebachi Kamizuru Naruto Cindy Robinson United States
2002 Satoshi Pokémon Heroes Veronica Taylor United States
2002-2006 Pokémon Advanced Generation Veronica Taylor
(eps. 1-145)
United States
Sarah Natochenny
(eps. 146-192)
2003 Nekome Ninja Scroll: The Series Julia Fletcher United States
2003 Satoshi Pokémon: Jirachi Wish Maker Veronica Taylor United States
2004 Pokémon: Destiny Deoxys United States
2005 Pokémon: Lucario & the Mystery of Mew United States
2006 Megara Kingdom Hearts II Susan Egan United States
2006 Satoshi Pokémon: The Mastermind of
Mirage Pokémon
Kayzie Rogers
(original)
United States
Sarah Natochenny
(redub)
2006 Pokémon Ranger & the
Temple of the Sea
Sarah Natochenny United States
2006-2010 Pokémon Diamond & Pearl United States
2007 Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai United States
2008 Pokémon: Giratina & the Sky Warrior United States
2008-2011 Zuruko Stitch! Laura Bailey United States
2009 Satoshi Pokémon: Arceus & the Jewel of Life Sarah Natochenny United States
2010 Pokémon: Zoroark: Master of Illusions United States
2010-2013 Pokémon Best Wishes! United States
2011 Pokémon the Movie: Black/White
- Victini & Reshiram/Zekrom
United States
2012 Pokémon the Movie: Kyurem vs.
the Sword of Justice
United States
2013 Pokémon: Genesect & the
Legend Awakened
United States
2013-2016 Pokémon XY United States
2014 Pokémon the Movie: Diancie &
the Cocoon of Destruction
United States
2015 Pokémon the Movie: Hoopa
& the Clash of Ages
United States
2016 Pokémon the Movie: Volcanion
& the Mechanical Marvel
United States
2016-2019 Pokémon Sun & Moon United States
2016 Ryō Bakura Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side of Dimensions Ted Lewis United States
Michael Lockwood Crouch (young)
2017 Satoshi Pokémon The Movie: I Choose You! Sarah Natochenny United States
2018 Pokémon The Movie: The Power of Us United States
2019 Megara Kingdom Hearts III Susan Egan United States
2019-present Satoshi Pokémon Journeys: The Series Sarah Natochenny United States
2019-present Pokémon Masters United States
2022 Pokémon - The Arceus Chronicles United States
Advertisement