Christopher Ayres, the voice actor who voiced Frieza in “Dragon Ball Super” died at 56 after a lung disease.
The dubbing world is in mourning, 56 Chris Ayers died, who for several years lent his voice to different anime characters, but the most recognized was Freeza in Dragon Ball Super. So far it is known that the cause of the death of the American voice actor is a chronic lung disease that he suffered.
“On October 18 at 8:40 pm my world went dark. Christopher Owen Ayres died peacefully in the company of his mother, brother, and girlfriend (…), his hands were held, his face was kissed ”, reads part of the message.
The actor suffered for a long time from a chronic lung disease that led him to undergo surgery on several occasions, which weakened his health. The voice actor’s girlfriend mentioned in her statement that Chris loved all his fans, who at all times were aware of his health.
“He loved everyone. For those of you who really loved him, thank you. For those of you who kept in touch, visited him, reminded him how much he was, much more than his job. ”
His wife confirmed the news in networks
This successful voice actor became known in the film industry for having been the official voice of Freeza since ‘ Dragon Ball Z Kai ‘, continuing in ‘ Dragon Ball Super ‘ and also in the two Toei Animation films. Many of the millions of followers that the title has around the world have lamented this sad news that transpired a few hours ago, since their films will no longer be the same without the voice of the American.
At the end of her moving message, Krystal LaPorte mentioned something that moved her followers.
“I hope that where you are, the first thing you have done is take a long, deep breath with your perfect lungs and dance again.
Chris Ayres was the official voice of one of the most iconic villains in the Dragon Ball saga, Freeza. The actor worked on various occasions to lend his voice to this character, not only in the television series, but also in two films such as Broly.
Among other jobs, Chri s provided the voice for various characters including Kei Kurono, Corset, and Everlue.