Noriyuki "Pat" Morita
was a Japanese-American film and television actor and voice actor who was best known for his roles as Matsuo "Arnold" Takahashi on the ABC
sitcom Happy Days
and as Keisuke Miyagi
in The Karate Kid
His work for Disney included The Emperor of China in Mulan and its sequel and Wise Man in Boy Meets World. He reprised his role of The Emperor of China in the video game Kingdom Hearts II, which was his final voice acting role before his death in November 2005.