Creator / Kiyoshi Kobayashi
Kiyoshi Kobayashi is a veteran Japanese voice actor, born in 1933, whose famous roles include Aguille Delaz of Mobile Suit Gundam 0083: Stardust Memory
, the Wolf in Droopy
cartoons, Bem in Humanoid Monster Bem
, and most famously — Daisuke Jigen of Lupin III
. He originated the role Jigen in the 1969 pilot, has appeared in every Lupin
production but one since then, and as of 2012, remains the only original Lupin
voice actor in the cast.
He's also worked for TMS Entertainment
(the producers of Lupin III
) during the 1980s and 1990s in their photography division.