Ken Watanabe

Born in October 21st, 1959

From Koide, Niigata, Japan

Ken Watanabe Biography

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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Ken Watanabe Filmography

The King and I Poster
November 29, 2018
Bel Canto Poster
September 14, 2018
Isle of Dogs Poster
March 23, 2018
7 Guardians of the Tomb Poster
February 23, 2018
Tampopo Poster
October 21, 2016