Brad Swaile

Brad Swaile
OccupationVoice actor
Years active1992–present
AgentPlay Management[1]
Notable credit(s)Death Note
as Light Yagami
Black Lagoon
as Rock
Mobile Suit Gundam
as Amuro Ray

Brad Swaile is a Canadian voice actor. His major roles include Nightcrawler in X-Men Evolution, Rock in Black Lagoon and Light Yagami in the hit anime Death Note.[2] In the 1990s, he voiced Mousse in Ranma ½ and Teen Gohan in Ocean's dub of Dragon Ball Z. He has also voiced in many of the Mobile Suit Gundam shows and video games including Amuro Ray of Mobile Suit Gundam, Quatre Raberba Winner of Gundam Wing, Dearka Elsman of Gundam SEED, Auel Neider of Gundam SEED Destiny; and Setsuna F. Seiei of Gundam 00. Of all Tekken characters, Swaile was chosen to voice Jin Kazama in Street Fighter X Tekken.

Biography

Swaile attended Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School in Vancouver. He graduated from Kwantlen University with a degree in Graphic and Visual Design.

Swaile has acted in several animated series. One of his earliest anime roles was in the English dub of Ranma ½ where he voiced Mousse. When the Ocean Group dubbed Dragonball Z in the mid 1990s, Swaile voiced Adult Gohan. He also voiced Nightcrawler in X-Men: Evolution and voiced Ace in My Little Pony Tales. In the late 2000s, he voiced the lead characters Rock in Black Lagoon and Light Yagami in the hit anime Death Note. He has reprised his role for the latter's Death Note live action film dub.

Swaile is known for many roles in the Mobile Suit Gundam franchise. These roles include Amuro Ray of Mobile Suit Gundam, Quatre Raberba Winner of Gundam Wing, Dearka Elsman of Gundam SEED, Auel Neider of Gundam SEED Destiny; and Setsuna F. Seiei of Gundam 00.

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العربية: براد سوايل