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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 Batman Begins and Inception. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ken Watanabe, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Oct 21, 1959 In Koide, Niigata, Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
41
First Appeared:
In the movie MacArthur's Children 1984-06-23
Latest Project:
Pelicula Godzilla: King of Monsters 2019-03-20
Known For
Poster of El circo de los extraños
Poster of Ganryujima: Kojiro and Musashi
Poster of Commando Invasion
Poster of The Sea and Poison
Filmography
Pelicula Godzilla: King of Monsters Dr. Ishiro Serizawa 2019-03-20
Pelicula Isla de perros Head Surgeon (voice) 2018-03-23
Pelicula Thor: Ragnarok Asgardian Noble 2017-10-25
Pelicula Transformers: El último caballero Drift (voice) 2017-06-16
Pelicula Ikari Yohei Maki 2016-09-17
Pelicula El bosque de los sueños Takumi Nakamura 2016-04-27
Pelicula Snow Jack Reiji Kurata 2014-08-02
Pelicula Transformers: La era de la extinción Drift (voice) 2014-06-25
Pelicula Godzilla Dr. Ishiro Serizawa 2014-05-14
Pelicula Unforgiven Jubee Kamata 2013-09-13
Pelicula Hayabusa: The Long Voyage Home Junichiro Kawaguchi 2012-02-11
Pelicula Origen Saito 2010-07-14
Pelicula Shanghai Tanaka 2010-06-10
Pelicula A School Behind Bars 2010-10-10
Series 坂の上の雲 Unknown 2009-11-29
Pelicula El circo de los extraños Mr. Tall 2009-10-23
Pelicula The Unbroken 恩地元 2009-10-23
Pelicula Tierra Narrator 2007-04-22
Pelicula Cartas desde Iwo Jima General Tadamichi Kuribayashi 2006-12-19
Pelicula Memories of Tomorrow Masayuki Saeki 2006-05-13
Pelicula Year One in the North Komatsubara Hideaki 2005-01-14
Pelicula Memorias de una geisha The Chairman 2005-12-06
Pelicula Batman Begins Ra's Al Ghul 2005-06-10
Series 砂の器 2004-01-18
Pelicula El último samurái Katsumoto 2003-12-05
Pelicula T.R.Y. Masanobu Azuma 2003-01-11
Pelicula Dawn of a New Day: The Man Behind VHS Okubo 2002-06-16
Pelicula Drowning Fish Miyota 2001-02-03
Pelicula Zawa-zawa Shimokita-sawa Ishida 2000-07-07
Pelicula Space Travelers Sakamaki ("Crusher") 2000-04-08
Series 池袋ウエストゲートパーク Yokoyama 2000-04-03
Pelicula Ganryujima: Kojiro and Musashi Kojiro 1992-02-09
Pelicula El último soldado americano Father 1988-06-05
Pelicula Karate Kimura Maestro Kimura 1987-08-07
Pelicula Commando Invasion 1987-01-01
Pelicula The Sea and Poison 1986-10-17
Pelicula Ninja Force II Yoshiro 1986-06-10
Pelicula Tampopo Gun 1985-11-23
Pelicula Kekkon Annai Mystery 1985-06-15
Pelicula Ninja's Force 1984-09-07
Pelicula MacArthur's Children Tetsuo Nakai 1984-06-23