Ginzō Matsuo (松尾 銀三, born on 26th December 1951 as Kouichi Matsuo - 25th August 2001) was a Japanese voice actor who provided voices for the Japanese narration of Thomas and Friends. Matsuo was affiliated with Aoni Production, but he established Gin Production in 1997. He voiced characters in various animes, but he was best known for voicing the Farmer in the first "Dragon Ball Z" episode, Princess Yuzu's grandfather from "Soreike! Anpanman", and the original voice to Smoker from "One Piece".
He passed away on 25th August 2001 due to a subarachnoid hemorrhage.
- Diesel 10 (Thomas and the Magic Railroad)