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  • Samurai Champloo (2004–2005)
  • TV-MA
    TV Series | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
Samurai Champloo (2004–2005)
TV-MA
TV Series | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

Fuu, a waitress who works in a teahouse, rescues two master swordsmen, Mugen and Jin, from their execution to help her find the "samurai who smells of sunflowers."
Seasons
Writers
Shinji Obara (chief writer) (screenplay) | Kristi Reed (adr script) | Tom Wyner (adr script) | Shin'ichirô Watanabe (series writer) (episode writer) & 6 more
Cinematographer
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Jul 3, 2004

Release date (First episode)
Jan 11, 2005 (United States)

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Cast

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220 cast members
Name Episodes Known for
26
26
26
Steve Blum
Mugen Mugen   See fewer
26
26
26
Doug Stone
Various Various   See fewer
16
Erik Davies
Pinwheel Merchant / Shiren / Kikumaru / Rapper #3 Pinwheel Merchant / Shiren / Kikumaru / Rapper #3   See fewer
6
Masakazu Kohara
Boatman / Dealer / Member / Tengu Boatman / Dealer / Member / Tengu   See fewer
5
Tsuguo Mogami
Dice Roller / Kawara Gang / Officer / Samurai with Glasses / Villager Dice Roller / Kawara Gang / Officer / Samurai with Glasses / Villager   See fewer
5
Shunsuke Sakuya
Pinwheel Seller / Akame / Hayashi Pinwheel Seller / Akame / Hayashi   See fewer
4
Yoshinori Sonobe
Boss / Merchant / Nagatomi Gang / Officer Boss / Merchant / Nagatomi Gang / Officer   See fewer
4
Masao Harada
Bodyguard / Clerk / Member Bodyguard / Clerk / Member   See fewer
4
Takehiro Murozono
Hikoichi / Officer / Punk / Saruhashi Hikoichi / Officer / Punk / Saruhashi   See fewer
4
Paul St. Peter
Bundai / Ishimatsu / Jouji / Kawara Gang Member #3 / Nagatomi / … See more Bundai / Ishimatsu / Jouji / Kawara Gang Member #3 / Nagatomi / Thug #1 / Vase Merchant's Partner / Villager #1   See fewer
4
Steve Kramer
Kariya Kagetoki / Kikuzou Kariya Kagetoki / Kikuzou   See fewer
4
Kim Strauss
Mukuro / Dice Roller / Kawara Gang Member #1 / Ogura Mukuro / Dice Roller / Kawara Gang Member #1 / Ogura   See fewer
4
Doug Erholtz
Umanosuke / Kazunosuke Niwa Umanosuke / Kazunosuke Niwa   See fewer
4
Takayuki Sugô
Kagetoki Kariya Kagetoki Kariya   See fewer
3
Takehito Koyasu
Umanosuke Umanosuke   See fewer
3
Makio Inoue
Mariya Enshirou Mariya Enshirou   See fewer
3
Yoshihisa Kawahara
Constable / Customer / Pirate Constable / Customer / Pirate   See fewer
3
Kenji Nomura
Officer / Villager / Wandering Samurai Officer / Villager / Wandering Samurai   See fewer
3
Kôichi Kuriyama
Matsukichi / Punk / Young Man Matsukichi / Punk / Young Man   See fewer
3
3
Reiko Kiuchi
Fortune Teller / Old Lady / Oryû Fortune Teller / Old Lady / Oryû   See fewer
3
Eisuke Asakura
Running Samurai / Store Owner / Villager Running Samurai / Store Owner / Villager   See fewer
3
Lex Lang
Funagashira / Kawara Gang Member #2 / Nagatomi Thug #2 / Palanquin Carrier Funagashira / Kawara Gang Member #2 / Nagatomi Thug #2 / Palanquin Carrier   See fewer
3
Dave Wittenberg
Ryujiro Sasaki / Lumberjack Rapper Ryujiro Sasaki / Lumberjack Rapper   See fewer
3
Tony Oliver
Nobu / Kawara Gang Member #3 / Nagatomi Thug #3 Nobu / Kawara Gang Member #3 / Nagatomi Thug #3   See fewer
3
Satoshi Katôgi
Kawara Gang / Nagatomi Gang / Sonosuke Kawara Gang / Nagatomi Gang / Sonosuke   See fewer
3
2
2
2
2
Nozomu Sasaki
Yukimaru Yukimaru   See fewer
2
2
Ken Narita
Shiren Shiren   See fewer
2
Keiichi Nanba
Denkibou Denkibou   See fewer
2
Jin Horikawa
Rinji Meguri Rinji Meguri   See fewer
2
Shunsuke Takamiya
Kakizô / Yakuza Kakizô / Yakuza   See fewer
2
Takuo Kawamura
Clerk / Samurai Clerk / Samurai   See fewer
2
Masaharu Satô
Clerk / Village Elder Clerk / Village Elder   See fewer
2
Takashi Yoshida
Aide / Boatman Aide / Boatman   See fewer
2
Yukio Yoda
Fisherman / Gatekeeper Fisherman / Gatekeeper   See fewer
2
Ken Takeuchi
Bodyguard / Member Bodyguard / Member   See fewer
2
Mayumi Yoshida
Child / Seyama Child / Seyama   See fewer
2
Hiroshi Shirokuma
Henchman / Member Henchman / Member   See fewer
2
Tomo Shigematsu
Kazunosuke / Takigawa Kazunosuke / Takigawa   See fewer
2
Tomohisa Asô
Seishiro Momoi Seishiro Momoi   See fewer
2
Kosei Daigo
Doctor / Jyunosuke Niwa Doctor / Jyunosuke Niwa   See fewer
2
Nobuhiko Kazama
Ryû / Store Owner Ryû / Store Owner   See fewer
2
Eiji Maruyama
Biwa Minstrel / Biwa Player Biwa Minstrel / Biwa Player   See fewer
2
2
Isshin Chiba
Ichiemon / Ingen Osho Ichiemon / Ingen Osho   See fewer
2
Masaaki Kouda
Henchman / Officer Henchman / Officer   See fewer
2
2
Christopher Corey Smith
Officer #1 / Suzukichi Officer #1 / Suzukichi   See fewer
2
Joey Camen
Kogoro / Kuroihara Kogoro / Kuroihara   See fewer
2
Dave Mallow
Officer #2 / Penta Officer #2 / Penta   See fewer
2
Sam Riegel
Jogger / Unagi Stand Vendor Jogger / Unagi Stand Vendor   See fewer
2
2
2
2
Katsuyuki Konishi
Chukichi / Daikichi / Shokichi Chukichi / Daikichi / Shokichi   See fewer
2
Dan Woren
Ginogasa / Matsunosuke Shibui Ginogasa / Matsunosuke Shibui   See fewer
2
Steve Staley
Yukimaru Yukimaru   See fewer
2
Joe Cappelletti
Shinpachi / Tajima Shinpachi / Tajima   See fewer
2
2
2
2
Ryûzaburô Ôtomo
Ishimatsu Ishimatsu   See fewer
2
Hidekatsu Shibata
Heitaro / Heitarô Heitaro / Heitarô   See fewer
2
Simon Prescott
Heitarou Heitarou   See fewer
2
Tarusuke Shingaki
Kawara Gang / Nagatomi Gang Kawara Gang / Nagatomi Gang   See fewer
2
Darrel Guilbeau
Sousuke Kawara Sousuke Kawara   See fewer
2
Mayumi Yamaguchi
Sôsuke / Sôsuke Kawara Sôsuke / Sôsuke Kawara   See fewer
2
Otoya Kawano
Ryûjirô Sasaki Ryûjirô Sasaki   See fewer
2
Hiroshi Ôtake
Stop Owner / Store Owner Stop Owner / Store Owner   See fewer
2
Sayuri
Osuzu Osuzu   See fewer
2
Shôji Izumi
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
2
Takayuki Ayanogi
Nagatomi Gang Nagatomi Gang   See fewer
2
2
Joe Ochman
Matagi 'Johnny' / Yoshijiro Matagi 'Johnny' / Yoshijiro   See fewer
2
2
Toshihiko Seki
Young Yamane Young Yamane   See fewer
1
1
Noriko Hidaka
Yatsuha Yatsuha   See fewer
1
Toshio Furukawa
Kagemaru Kagemaru   See fewer
1
1
1
Hiro Yûki
Tatsunoshin Tatsunoshin   See fewer
1
Show Hayami
Shoryû Shoryû   See fewer
1
Shôtarô Morikubo
Hankichi Hankichi   See fewer
1
Hisao Egawa
Aohabu Aohabu   See fewer
1
Rintarou Nishi
Hanjiro Hanjiro   See fewer
1
1
Akio Suyama
Kazunosuke Kazunosuke   See fewer
1
Jamie Schyy
Admiral Joey Cartwright Admiral Joey Cartwright   See fewer
1
Bon Ishihara
Matagi Matagi   See fewer
1
Ken Yamaguchi
Suzukichi Suzukichi   See fewer
1
Jôji Nakata
Ginsa Momochi Ginsa Momochi   See fewer
1
Nobutoshi Canna
Kinugasa Kinugasa   See fewer
1
Motomu Kiyokawa
Yoshikichi Yoshikichi   See fewer
1
Ryan Drees
Abner Doubleday Abner Doubleday   See fewer
1
Kôichi Sakaguchi
Kikumaru Kikumaru   See fewer
1
1
1
Kazuaki Ito
Store Owner Store Owner   See fewer
1
Beau Billingslea
Matsunosuke Shibui Matsunosuke Shibui   See fewer
1
Nobuyuki Hiyama
Benitokage Benitokage   See fewer
1
1
Kiyonobu Suzuki
Shop Owner Shop Owner   See fewer
1
Chô
Henta Henta   See fewer
1
Masashi Hirose
Kuroihara Kuroihara   See fewer
1
Nobuyuki Furuta
Kizaburô Kizaburô   See fewer
1
1
Ikuo Nishikawa
Buddhist Monk Buddhist Monk   See fewer
1
Hiroshi Kawaguchi
American Soldier American Soldier   See fewer
1
Ichirô Nagai
Old Yamane Old Yamane   See fewer
1
Takuma Suzuki
Officer Officer   See fewer
1
Seiro Ogino
Officer Officer   See fewer
1
Masato Funaki
Shop Owner Shop Owner   See fewer
1
Hiroshi Naka
Villager Villager   See fewer
1
Yutaka Nakano
Yoshijiro Yoshijiro   See fewer
1
Katsumi Toriumi
American Soldier American Soldier   See fewer
1
Yû Shimaka
Council Elder Council Elder   See fewer
1
Kôji Nakata
Seizô Kasumi Seizô Kasumi   See fewer
1
1
Masakazu Handa
Officer Officer   See fewer
1
Akiko Takeguchi
Old Woman Old Woman   See fewer
1
Ryûgo Saitô
Officer Officer   See fewer
1
1
Jun'ichi Kanemaru
American Soldier American Soldier   See fewer
1
Jûrôta Kosugi
Xavier the Third Xavier the Third   See fewer
1
1
Masaaki Yajima
Narrator Narrator   See fewer
1
Yuzuru Fujimoto
Villager Villager   See fewer
1
Jun Fukuyama
Samurai Soldier Samurai Soldier   See fewer
1
1
Hironori Miyata
Villager Villager   See fewer
1
Takashi Maejima
American Soldier American Soldier   See fewer
1
Eiji Itô
Store Owner Store Owner   See fewer
1
1
Takeshi Sasaki
Officer Officer   See fewer
1
Kohei Shiotsuka
Bodyguard Bodyguard   See fewer
1
Eiji Yanagisawa
Officer Officer   See fewer
1
Hiroaki Ishikawa
Villager Villager   See fewer
1
1
Eiji Miyashita
Gatekeeper Gatekeeper   See fewer
1
Kôichi Nagano
Government Official Government Official   See fewer
1
Yuka Nishigaki
Customer Customer   See fewer
1
1
Shouko Tsuda
Mother Mother   See fewer
1
Shinichi Yamada
Scalper Scalper   See fewer
1
1
1
Ikuji Nose
Tengu Tengu   See fewer
1
Emiko Fuku
Customer Customer   See fewer
1
Shigeomi Yamaguchi
Henchman Henchman   See fewer
1
Hiro Shimono
Member Member   See fewer
1
1
Eri Nakao
Child Child   See fewer
1
Sayuri Kubo
Villager Villager   See fewer
1
Shinji Kawada
Henchman Henchman   See fewer
1
Yoshimi Akiba
Villager Villager   See fewer
1
Keisuke Fujii
Henchman Henchman   See fewer
1
Michiru Yamazaki
Tatsunoshin Tatsunoshin   See fewer
1
Gou Shinomiya
Laborer Laborer   See fewer
1
Maria Kawamura
Budokiba Budokiba   See fewer
1
Liam O'Brien
Yamane Yamane   See fewer
1
Johnny Yong Bosch
Shinsuke Shinsuke   See fewer
1
Michael Forest
Inuyama Inuyama   See fewer
1
Barbara Goodson
Additional Voices / Madam / Ogin / Prostitute Additional Voices / Madam / Ogin / Prostitute   See fewer
1
1
Wendee Lee
Hotaru Hotaru   See fewer
1
Michelle Ruff
Yatsuha Yatsuha   See fewer
1
1
John Snyder
Hanjiro Hanjiro   See fewer
1
Kôichi Yamadera
Nagamitsu Nagamitsu   See fewer
1
1
1
Shin'ichirô Miki
Moronobu Hishikawa Moronobu Hishikawa   See fewer
1
1
Tom Wyner
Ginsa Momochi Ginsa Momochi   See fewer
1
Mari Devon
Shinsuke's Mother Shinsuke's Mother   See fewer
1
1
Melodee Spevack
Oryû - Prostitute Oryû - Prostitute   See fewer
1
Takaya Hashi
Inuyama Inuyama   See fewer
1
1
Katsuhisa Hôki
Daigorô Daigorô   See fewer
1
Daisuke Gôri
Matsunosuke Shibui Matsunosuke Shibui   See fewer
1
Masaaki Tsukada
Old Shogi Player Old Shogi Player   See fewer
1
1
1
Masahito Yabe
Tomonoshin Shibui Tomonoshin Shibui   See fewer
1
Shintarô Oohata
Young Man Young Man   See fewer
1
Shigeru Shibuya
Shinsuke Shinsuke   See fewer
1
1
Shôto Kashii
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
1
1
Shin Aomori
Kogoro Kogoro   See fewer
1
Seiji Sasaki
Oniwakamaru Oniwakamaru   See fewer
1
1
Nobuaki Fukuda
Pawnshop Owner Pawnshop Owner   See fewer
1
Tetsuo Sakaguchi
Saikaku Ihara Saikaku Ihara   See fewer
1
Makoto Nagai
Tanaka Tanaka   See fewer
1
1
Afra
Shinpachi Shinpachi   See fewer
1
Mayumi Ichikawa
Prostitue Prostitue   See fewer
1
Kazuki Ogawa
Instructor Instructor   See fewer
1
1
1
1
1
1
Kei Kurita
Receptionist Receptionist   See fewer
1
Hiroko Nishi
O-hatsu O-hatsu   See fewer
1
Keith Silverstein
Pinwheel Man Pinwheel Man   See fewer
1
Steven Schatzberg
Yoshikichi / Uhori (uncredited) Yoshikichi / Uhori (uncredited)   See fewer
4
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