December 13, 1969
|Birthplace||Amagasaki, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan|
Other roles of Juushirou Ukitake in Bleach, Itachi Uchiha in Naruto, Ryoma Nagare in Getter Robo, Hiroto Kanazawa in La Corda d'Oro, and Auron in the Final Fantasy X video game. He has also worked in tokusatsu.
- His blood type is O.
- His height is 181cm or about 5'9".
- Nicknames of his include "Hide" (ヒデ) and "Hide-san" (ヒデさん).
- He enjoys playing with cats, but has a cat allergy.
- He also enjoys walking, bicycles, and mahjong.