|Born:||November 25, 1967, Hyōgo-ku, Kobe, Japan|
|Years active:||1995 - present|
|Spouse:||Unknown (currently married)|
Kazuya Nakai (中井 和哉 Nakai Kazuya?) is a Japanese voice actor and narrator from Aoni Productions. He was born on November 25, 1967. His most notable roles is Roronoa Zoro in the anime series One Piece and Ultraman Max in the Ultra Series. He won a Best Supporting Actor award at the 5th Seiyu Awards in 2011 for his roles in One Piece and Gin Tama. In the Ultra Series, Kazuya voiced grunts and speaking voice for Ultraman Max in the same name series. However, afterward Max's speaking voice is voiced by various another voice actors, although no longer the voice in for Ultraman Max, his grunts were still kept and reused in some of Max's later appearances.
- After War Gundam X - Voice of Witz Sou
- Sailor Moon - Voice of Ittou Asanuma
- Kamen Rider Hibiki - Narrator
- Engine Sentai Go-Onger - Voice of Land Pollution Vice Minister Hiramechimedes
- Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger - Voices of Igaroid and Gedonian Uniga
- One Piece - Voice of Roronoa Zoro
- Gintama - Voice of Toshiro Hijikata
- Sengoku Basara - Voice of Date Masamune
- Samurai Champloo - Voice of Mugen
- Blue Exorcist - Voice of Ryuji Suguro
Stock Grunts Edit
This section here refers to Kazuya's grunts being reused per stock footage on other Ultra Series:
- Ultraman Ginga S Movie Showdown! The 10 Ultra Warriors! - Ultraman Max in grunts
- Ultraman X - Ultraman Max in grunts
- Ultraman X The Movie: Here Comes! Our Ultraman - Ultraman Max in grunts
- Kazuya's hobby is driving (having a driver's license). Special skill is surveying, archery. He said, "I lived as it drifts".
- He is a fan of Manga Takayuki of a cartoonist. Many opportunities to play swordsmen and samurai handling characters, but the person himself is tipophobia.
- He loves sweets. Especially when you get older, he said that he started to like Japanese sweets rather than Western confectionery, but he says he likes both Super A & G live broadcast of Junichi Suwabe. "ONE PIECE" It is said that likes Kashiwa mochi in the SBS voice actor section of 53 volumes.
- Jun Fukuyama is a junior from the Aoi Secondary School Osaka school days.
- When reading the original prepared for the audition of "ONE PIECE", he thought that he wanted to do absolute Zoro, and he was pleased when he was actually determined to serve Zoro, but his wife seemed a bit unhappy because Sanji was better It was. Later Kayuza himself talks that "Sanji thinks that he could not do it including image-like things of voice". Co-star Hiroaki Hirata is called "Nakai Kyun".