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Hey, It's That Guy!: Its not uncommon to see the same actor in more than one show playing a different character each time, since Toei usually hire most of their actors from the Japan Action Enterprise (formerly the Japan Action Club) for Super Sentai and other tokusatsu shows. Notable examples include:
Hiroshi Miyauchi was Akira Shinmei/Aoranger in and Sokichi Banba/Big One in Himitsu Sentai Goranger , as well as Captain Miura in J.A.K.Q. Dengekitai . Oh, and speaking of other Chouriki Sentai Ohranger tokusatsu shows, he also was Shiro Kazami and Ken Hayakawa, the title heroes of and Kamen Rider V3 , respectively.
Kaiketsu Zubat Yukio Ito was Kenji Asuka/Midoranger in Goranger and Kensaku Shiraishi/Battle Cossack I in .
Battle Fever J Kenji Ohba was Shiro Akebono/Battle Kenya in Battle Fever and Daigoro Oume/Denzi Blue in . He makes a cameo later in Denshi Sentai Denziman as Jan's father and Rio's previous rival, Dan the White Tiger. In the meantime, he also kicked off the Juken Sentai Gekiranger series as the main hero of Space Sheriff . Highlighted in Space Sheriff Gavan , where he plays Battle Kenya, Denzi Blue, and of course Gavan.
Kaizoku Sentai Gokaiger vs. Space Sheriff Gavan: The Movie Junichi Haruta was Kanpei Kuroda/Goggle Black in and Ryu Hoshikawa/Dyna Black in Dai Sentai Goggle Five .
Kagaku Sentai Dynaman Machiko Soga was Queen Hedrian in and Denshi Sentai Denziman , Bandora the Sorceress in Taiyou Sentai Sun Vulcan (whose footage, in turn, was kept for Rita Repulsa in Kyoryu Sentai Zyuranger ), and Heavenly Saint Magiel in Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers (which was her last role before her passing). She also had guest roles in Mahou Sentai Magiranger and Battle Fever J .
Hikari Sentai Maskman Hiroya Matsumoto was Tsubasa Ozu/MagiYellow in and Masato Jin/Beet Buster in Mahou Sentai Magiranger .
Tokumei Sentai Go Busters Joji Nakata was both Sir Cowler and Great Professor Bias.
Not to mention all the actors who have guest starred in each other's series.
Hey, It's That Voice!: Many former Sentai actors became voice actors after their stint.
Denji Green voiced Light's father.
Sir Cowler (and later Great Profesor Bias) voiced Folken, Alucard, Corporal Giroro, Diethard, Albert Wesker etc.
Ninja Blue voiced Skull Man, Capote, Raido Namiashi, Masamune, Zasalamel...
Red Racer voiced Yazoo, Kite and Castro, Ken Masters...
Mega Blue voiced Kyoya, Teru and Ren.
Deka Pink voiced Arika and Mokona.
And on the other side of the coin, Shinkenger has Romi Paku voicing one of the villains. How Toei was able to pull this off, we'll never know.
Shinkenger isn't the first time Toei used high-profile anime voice actors in their Super Sentai series. For example, there's Hikaru Midorikawa voicing Top Galer the pterosaur mecha from Abaranger and Akira Ishida voicing Bae from Gekiranger.
Sandaaru of Hurricaneger (and, by extension, Sandaaru, Jr. in Gokaiger) was voiced by Shuichi Ikeda.
Doggie Kruger from is voiced by Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger Tetsu Inada, who also voices other anthromorphic badasses like 7th Division Captain Sajin Komamura! As well as Ratsel Feinschmeker, Harry Ord and LU BU.
Goseiger's Sixth Ranger GoseiKnight being voiced by Katsuyuki Konishi, a.k.a. Kamina, Amidamaru, America and Ozma Lee
All of the Gokaigers' equipment has Domon Kasshu's voice coming out of it.
And then Kyoryuger went beyond that with Buggy the Clown as not only their equipment, but also their narrator and even getting him to suit up as Kyoryu Violet. LISTEN AND BE AMAZED!!! indeed.
What Could Have Been: Media Blasters had attempted to license Goranger through Jetman for distribution in the US, but Disney blocked them when they had the rights to .