|Real name||Masaharu Maeda|
|Birthplace||Kikuchi, Kumamoto, Japan|
|Birth date||February 4, 1954|
Shigeru Chiba (千葉 繁 Chiba Shigeru), born Masaharu Maeda (前田 正治 Maeda Masaharu), is an actor and a seiyū.
He has also worked as a sound effects director and music director. He is employed by the talent management firm 81 Produce.