Place of birth: Tagawa District, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan
Kenichi Ogata (緒方 賢一, Ogata Ken'ichi) is a Japanese actor and voice actor.
After graduating junior high school, Ogata studied cooking, and then went to high school, where he aimed to be a comedy performer, and worked for some theatrical companies. His voice acting debut was in Mazinger Z, and has been voice acting since.
He is known for his unique soft voice, but also for his astringent and villain roles, and has an established reputation for his role in Tensai Bakabon.