Jay Snyder, also known as Dan Green (born February 7, 1970) is an American voice actor, voice director and script adapter who has worked for 4Kids Entertainment, DuArt Film and Video, NYAV Post and Central Park Media. He is best known as the voice of Yugi Muto from Yu-Gi-Oh!, Trudge from Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's, Knuckles the Echidna in some of the Sonic the Hedgehog video games, and is also known for his script adaptions of Kurokami: The Animation and Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn.Green was born in San Rafael, California. He attended Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, and studied acting at the Juilliard School in New York City.In 2008, he married Michal Lura Friedman, a singer and fellow voice actress. She died on November 25, 2011, from complications during childbirth.