Yusuke Yamasaki was born in Tokyo in 1979 and studied acting under actor Hitoshi Takagi (1925-2004). After his training in Tokyo, he worked as a theater actor and voice-over artist until he came to Berlin in 2006. Since then, he has worked in Germany as an actor for film, TV and theater. For example, in 2017 and 2018 he was on stage at the theater "Die Komödie" in Frankfurt. As a voice actor, he has been voicing the role of Chozen in the Netflix series of the German version of "Cobra Kai" since 2020 and the role of Genji in the popular computer game "Overwatch" since 2016. In 2017 he played the Japanese scientist Kitasato Shibasaburo in the German TV series Charité.