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Ken Watanabe

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ken Watanabe (born October 21, 1959) is a Japanese stage, film, and television actor. To English-speaking audiences he is known for playing tragic hero characters, such as General Tadamichi Kuribayashi in Letters from Iwo Jima and Lord Katsumoto Moritsugu in The Last Samurai, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Among other awards, he has won the Japan Academy Prize for Best Actor twice, in 2007 for Memories of Tomorrow and in 2010 for Shizumanu Taiyō. He is also known for his roles in director Christopher Nolan's Hollywood blockbusters...

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Born:
Oct 21, 1959 In Koide, Niigata, Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
6
First Appeared:
In the movie The Last Samurai 2003-12-05
Latest Project:
movie Transformers: The Last Knight 2017-06-21

Born:
Oct 21, 1959 In Koide, Niigata, Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
6
First Appeared:
In the movie The Last Samurai 2003-12-05
Latest Project:
movie Transformers: The Last Knight 2017-06-21
Filmography
Movie Transformers: The Last Knight 2017-06-21
Movie Godzilla 2014-05-14
Movie Transformers: Age of Extinction 2014-06-27
Movie Inception 2010-07-16
Movie Batman Begins 2005-06-15
Movie The Last Samurai 2003-12-05