Yasuhiro Takato (高戸靖広, born 23 January 1968) is a Japanese voice actor who provides voices for the Japanese version of Thomas & Friends.
He is most famous as the role of Russia from "Hetalia", Gluttony from "Fullmetal Alchemist", Shalnark from "Hunter x Hunter", Elecmon from the "Digimon" series, Satori and Bepo from "One Piece", and Artemis in "Sailor Moon".
- Edward (first - eighth seasons)
- Arthur (seventh and eighth seasons)
- Express Coaches (Bertie's Chase)
- Troublesome Trucks (Pop Goes the Diesel, Dirty Work, Gordon and the Famous Visitor, Diesel Does it Again, Toad Stands By, Oliver's Find and The World's Strongest Engine)
- Red Narrow Gauge Coaches (A Bad Day for Sir Handel)
- Slate Trucks (Trucks!)
- Jeremiah Jobling (Bulgy only)
- Thomas' fireman (Elizabeth the Vintage Lorry)
- Percy's driver (Percy's Big Mistake)
- Toby's driver (Toby's Windmill)
- Toby's fireman (Toby's Discovery)
- Duck's fireman (Donald's Duck)
- Oliver's driver (Snow Engine)
- Duke's fireman (Bulldog)
- A Signalman (Thomas, Percy and the Dragon)
- A Fogman (Thomas and Percy's Christmas Adventure)
- Wellsworth yard manager (You Can Do it, Toby!)
- Some Passengers (Toby and the Stout Gentleman)
- Pop Goes the Diesel
- Pop Goes Old Ollie
- Thomas Anthem (performed)
- Every Cloud has a Silver Lining (performed)
- Harold the Helicopter (performed)
- He took over Kōzō Shioya's role as Guldo from the "Dragon Ball" series in 2009.
- Both he and Bernd Stephan voiced Artemis from "Sailor Moon" in their respective languages.
- Both he and Gérard Boucaron voiced Bepo from "One Piece" in their respective languages.
- Both he and Benjamín Rivera voiced Elecmon from "Digimon Adventure" in their respective languages.
- He, alongside Naoki Tatsuta and Hisao Egawa have all voiced characters from Doubutsu no Mori.
- Both he and Carlos Hernández voiced IceDevimon from "Digimon Fusion" in their respective languages.
- Nobuaki Kanemitsu, Ángel Amorós, Roberto Mendiola, Lupita Leal, Héctor Moreno, Jorge Teixeira, Fabrice Trojani, Ewa Serwa, Gerald Schaale, Tony Marot, José Arenas, Ricardo Silva, Yasunori Masutani, Taisto Oksanen, Taisuke Yamamoto, Ambrogio Colombo, Satoshi Taki, Yehonatan Magon, Masaharu Satō, Nir Ron, Gerardo Reyero, Junko Noda, Houko Kuwashima, Marie-Luise Schramm, Mireya Mendoza, Igor Cruz, Nanaho Katsuragi, Arturo Mercado Jr., Pedro D'Aguillón Jr., Tom Deininger, Hiroaki Hirata, Óscar Flores, Irwin Daayán, Yoram Yosefsberg, Chie Kōjiro, Agnieszka Kunikowska, Manuel Campuzano, Dor Srugo, Bin Shimada and Talya Barkay have also worked on "Digimon".