Goro Naya (納谷 悟朗 Naya Gorō , born November 17, 1929) was a veteran seiyū who was born in Hakodate, Hokkaidō. His younger brother is seiyū Rokuro Naya. He was a drop-out of the legal education division of Ritsumeikan University.
Naya had been diagnosed with Stomach cancer; affecting his seiyu career. This also led to Zenigata's role in the recent TV specials being recast.
He died on March 5, 2013 at 3am of chronic respiratory failure in Chiba.