Kenji Utsumi (1937-2013) was a Japanese voice actor who provided the Japanese voice of Colonel Volgin in Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater. Outside the Metal Gear series, his most well known roles are Commander Red in the anime adaptation of Dragon Ball, Raoh in Fist of the North Star, M. Bison in the anime series Street Fighter II V, Garland in the Dissidia: Final Fantasy games, and the dub voice for Gimli the Dwarf in Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings trilogy.

Utsumi died of cancerous peritonitis on June 13, 2013.

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