Daisuke Ryû

Born in February 14th, 1957

From Tokyo, Japan

Daisuke Ryû Biography

Daisuke Ryu was a Japanese actor born in Tokyo, Japan on 14 February 1957. He won the Japanese "best new actor" Blue ribbon award for his performance as the legendary warrior Oda Nobunaga in Akira Kurosawa's movie Kagemusha (The Shadow Warrior). Other notable performances include Saburo Ichimonji in the famous Kurosawa epic Ran and the legendary warrior monk Benkei in Sogo Ishii's critically acclaimed Gojoe (Gojō reisenki or The Spirit war chronicle).

He starred opposite Samantha Bond in the 1989 television serial The Ginger Tree, where he played Count Kentaro Kurihama. Based on the novel by Oswald Wynd, set in Japan at the turn of the century, it spans the period 1903 to the outbreak of the Second World War. Description above from the Wikipedia article Daisuke Ryu, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia​

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Daisuke Ryû Movies

Graveyard of Honor Poster
June 22, 2002
Agitator Poster
March 30, 2002
Metropolis Poster
January 25, 2002
Zero Woman: The Hunted Poster
December 3, 1997
Ran Poster
September 26, 1985
Kagemusha Poster
October 10, 1980

Daisuke Ryû TV Shows

The Ginger Tree Poster
November 26, 1989
Toge no Gunzo Poster
January 10, 1982
Musashibo Benkei Poster
April 9, 1986

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