Air Agency declared the death of the voice actor Keiji Fujiwara, who died with cancer on Sunday, 12th of April aged 55. The family of the actor held the funeral and the wake privately.
Fujiwara had been on a gap from voice acting in 2016 to get his cancer treatment for an unknown disease but step by step got back to work a year later.
Fujiwara was born on October 5, 1964, in Japan. Fujiwara had many major roles and was probably famous for the characters like Hiroshi Nohara in Crayon Shin-chan, Holland in Eureka 7, Maes Hughes in Fullmetal Alchemist, Leorio in the 2011 Hunter × Hunter anime, Axel in Kingdom Hearts, Ardyn in Final Fantasy XV, Reno in Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children and Final Fantasy VII Remake, and ACDC in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure. Some of his other important roles including Ladd Russo in Baccano!, Shuichi Aizawa in Death Note, Ali al-Saachez in Gundam 00, Shirō Fujimoto in Blue Exorcist, Eugen in Granblue Fantasy, and the Japanese dub voice for Robert Downey, Jr. as Tony Stark in The Avengers film.
He established the Air Agency in 2006, and he was the director of it until he passed away.