Hirotaka Suzuoki (鈴置洋孝 Suzuoki Hirotaka) was a Japanese voice actor who voiced Giovanni in Pokémon. He died on August 6, 2006 from lung cancer. After Suzuoki's death Kenta Miyake took over the role of Giovanni.



Non-Pokémon series

  • Ted Appenheimer (Case Closed)
  • Dangaizer (Dangaizer 3)
  • Tien Shinhan (Dragon Ball, Dragon Ball GT, Dragon Ball Z and Dragon Ball Z: The History of Trunks)
  • World Martial Arts Tournament Announcer, Mez, Other World Tournament Announcer, Caroni, Mr. Shu and Captain Chicken (Dragon Ball Z)