Ken Watanabe

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.
Name Ken Watanabe
Also Known As 渡辺謙
Birthday 1959-10-21
Gender Male
IMDB Ken Watanabe profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Koide, Niigata, Japan
As: Ra's Al Ghul
2005-06-15
Batman Begins...
As: Katsumoto
2003-12-05
The Last Samurai...
As: General Tadamichi Ku
2006-12-19
Letters from Iwo Jim...
As: The Chairman
2005-12-06
Memoirs of a Geisha...
As: Gun
1985-11-23
Tampopo...
As: Mr. Tall
2009-10-23
Cirque du Freak: The...
As: Saito
2010-07-16
Inception...
As: Masanobu Azuma
2003-01-11
T.R.Y....
As: Sakamaki ("Crusher")
2000-04-08
Space Travelers...
As: Narrator
2007-04-22
Earth...
As: Jubee Kamata
2013-09-13
Unforgiven...
As: Masayuki Saeki
2006-05-13
Memories of Tomorrow...
As: 恩地元
2009-10-23
The Unbroken...
As: Unknown
2010-10-10
A School Behind Bars...
As: Komatsubara Hideaki
2005-01-14
Year One in the Nort...
As: Junichiro Kawaguchi
2012-02-11
Hayabusa: The Long V...
As: Okubo
2002-06-16
Dawn of a New Day: T...
As: Drift (voice)
2014-06-27
Transformers: Age of...
As: Dr. Ishiro Serizawa
2014-05-16
Godzilla...
As: Unknown
1987-07-22
The Sea and Poison...
As: Takumi Nakamura
2016-08-26
The Sea of Trees...
As: Unknown
1992-01-05
Oda Nobunaga...
As: Tetsuo Nakai
1985-05-17
MacArthur's Children...
As: Drift (voice)
2017-06-21
Transformers: The La...
As: Reiji Kurata
2014-08-02
Snow Jack...
As: Yohei Maki
2016-09-17
Rage...
As: Tanaka
2010-10-02
Shanghai...
As: Miyota
2001-02-03
Drowning Fish...
As: Ishida
2000-07-07
Zawa-zawa Shimokita-...
As: Kojiro
1992-02-09
Ganryujima: Kojiro a...
As: Unknown
1985-06-15
Kekkon Annai Mystery...
As: Unknown
1987-01-01
Commando Invasion...
As: Mochizuki Koheita
1987-01-01
Chronicle of the Tow...
As: Dr. Ishiro Serizawa
2019-05-30
Godzilla: King of Mo...
As: Unknown
1980-08-22
Bruce's Fists Of Ven...
As: Detective Yoshida
2019-05-10
Detective Pikachu...
As: Head Surgeon (voice)
2018-03-23
Isle of Dogs...
As: Katsumi Hosokawa

Bel Canto...
As: Japanese Narrator (v
2005-03-05
Ashes and Snow...
As: Yokoyama
2000-04-03
Ikebukuro West Gate ...
As: Unknown
2004-01-18
Suna no Utsuwa...
As: 伊達政宗
1987-01-04
Masamune Shogun...