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Jiro Dan
Jiro Dan
Born: January 30, 1949 Kyoto, Japan
Occupation: Actor, Voice Actor, Singer
Years active: 1966 - Present
Spouse: Unknown
Website: N/A

Jiro Dan (団時朗, Dan Jirō?) is a Japanese actor and voice actor. He was born on January 30, 1949 in Kyoto, Japan. His real name is Hideo Murata (村田 秀雄 Murata Hideo). His blood type is AB. He is mostly known for taking the role of Hideki Goh in The Revival of The Ultra Series Return of Ultraman. He reprised this role in the Ultraman Taro and Ultraman Mebius series, also in the films Superior Ultraman 8 Brothers, Ultraman Mebius & Ultra Brothers and Ultraman Saga. He made Ultraman Jack's voice in Mega Monster Battle: Ultra Galaxy Legends The MovieUltraman Zero The Movie: Super Deciding Fight! The Belial Galactic Empire and most recently in Ultra Fight Orb .

Jiro Dan was frequently a cover model for Japanese fashion magazines in the 1960s prior to portraying Hideki Goh in Return of Ultraman.

Jiro Dan also broke into the Toho film industry, appearing as the character, G-Guard Commander in the 1996 series, Godzilla Island.

Trivia Edit

  • Although Jiro Dan made his debut with his real name Hideo Murata, he was often confused with singer Hideo Murata, he used the name of the stage he wrote during his record debut.
  • Aside from Hideki Goh, the only role Jiro Dan played on the Ultra Series was a telecast reporter in Ultraman Zearth 2: Superhuman Big Battle - Light and Shadow.
  • He also portrayed Ikki Kasumi in Ninpuu Sentai Hurricanger.


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