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Kirby Robert Morrow (August 28, 1973 November 18, 2020) was a Canadian voice actor, stand-up comedian, and television and stage actor born in Jasper, Alberta. Working mostly in Vancouver, British Columbia he became a staple of English-language Anime dubs since 1999, his most famous roles including Teru Mikami (Death Note), Van Fanel (The Vision of Escaflowne), Billy Katagiri (Mobile Suit Gundam 00), Rey Za Burrel (Mobile Suit Gundam SEED Destiny), Trowa Barton (Mobile Suit Gundam Wing), Miroku (InuYasha), Son Goku (in the Ocean Group dub of Dragon Ball Z) and Hot Shot (Transformers Cybertron).
Like many Vancouver-based actors he frequently appeared as minor characters in American live-action series, such as Arrow, The Flash and Fringe. His most well-known live action role being Cpt. Dave Kleinman in Stargate Atlantis.
Morrow unexpectedly passed away on November 18, 2020 from issues related to a later revealed history of substance abuse, eight days after his father died. He was 47 years old.
His brother Casey is setting up a scholarship fund in his name to help anyone who wants to pursue studies in the performing arts.
Roles of Kirby Morrow
- Goku in Dragon Ball Z (The Ocean dub)
- Hasegawa in Kurozuka
- Ito in Hikaru no Go
- Miroku in Inuyasha
- Noel in Hamtaro
- Rad White in Transformers Armada and Transformers Energon
- Hot Shot in Transformers Cybertron
- Sui in Tokyo Underground
- Takai Kiryu in Starship Operators
- Teru Mikami in Death Note
- Trowa Barton in Mobile Suit Gundam Wing
- Van Flanel in The Vision of Escaflowne
- Yuki Aiba in Infinite Ryvius
- Benny in Legion
- Captain Dave Kleinman in Stargate Atlantis
- Michelangelo in Ninja Turtles: The Next Mutation
- Azure Dragon (Date Masamune) in Devil Kings
- Hideyori Toyotomi, Hiroie Kikkawa, Hideie Ukita, Tadaoki Hosokawa in Kessen
- Human Torch in Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects
- Xenetes in Trinity: Souls of Zill O'll
- Anakin Skywalker in LEGO Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles and LEGO Star Wars: Droid Tales
- He also voiced General Grievous in the latter work.
- Champ Bear in Care Bears: Adventures in Care-a-Lot
- Cyclops in X-Men: Evolution
- Jason Jenkins inKong: The Animated Series
- Jay in Class of the Titans
- Josh in Team Galaxy
- Larson Mitchell in LEGO Jurassic World: Legend of Isla Nublar
- The title character of Mosaic
- Prince Eric in Barbie in the Nutcracker
- Shirako Takamoto in Hot Wheels Acceleracers
- Tommy Tukyuk in Yvon of the Yukon
- Zadam in B.R.A.T.S. of the Lost Nebula
Kirby Morrow's works provide examples of:
- Relationship Voice Actor: With Kelly Sheridan, mostly as her love interest.
- Talking to Himself: In Ninjago, he voiced both Cole and his dad in one episode.
- Those Two Guys: Was frequently cast with Brad Swaile, most famously as battle comrades in Mobile Suit Gundam Wing, brothers Yuki and Koji in Infinite Ryvius, enemies in Mobile Suit Gundam: Char's Counterattack, teenage versions of Cyclops and Nightcrawler in X-Men: Evolution and dark messiah and follower in Death Note.