Find out more about the greatest Japanese Film & Theater Personalities, including Hayao Miyazaki, Maria Ozawa, Akira Kurosawa, Ken Watanabe and Takami Akai.
Hayao MiyazakiHayao Miyazaki

05 January 1941

Ken WatanabeKen Watanabe

21 October 1959

Yukio MishimaYukio Mishima

14 January 1925

Akira KurosawaAkira Kurosawa

23 March 1910

Hiroyuki SanadaHiroyuki Sanada

12 October 1960

Rinko KikuchiRinko Kikuchi

06 January 1981

Ayako FujitaniAyako Fujitani

07 December 1979

Kento YamazakiKento Yamazaki

07 September 1994

Takeshi KaneshiroTakeshi Kaneshiro

11 October 1973

Kiko MizuharaKiko Mizuhara

15 October 1990

Reina TriendlReina Triendl

23 January 1992

Sota FukushiSota Fukushi

30 May 1993

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KoyukiKoyuki

18 December 1976

Miyuki SawashiroMiyuki Sawashiro

02 June 1985

Satomi IshiharaSatomi Ishihara

24 December 1986

Rila FukushimaRila Fukushima

16 January 1989

Tomohisa YamashitaTomohisa Yamashita

09 April 1985

Mako IwamatsuMako Iwamatsu

10 December 1933

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Masaki SudaMasaki Suda

21 February 1993

Haruka AyaseHaruka Ayase

24 March 1985

Kenichi MatsuyamaKenichi Matsuyama

05 March 1985

Naoko MoriNaoko Mori

29 November 1971

Ryunosuke KamikiRyunosuke Kamiki

19 May 1993

Erika SawajiriErika Sawajiri

08 April 1986

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Kazunari NinomiyaKazunari Ninomiya

17 June 1983

Ken YamamuraKen Yamamura

21 January 1986

Maria OzawaMaria Ozawa

08 January 1986

Makoto ShinkaiMakoto Shinkai

09 February 1973

Cary-Hiroyuki TagawaCary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

27 September 1950

Osamu TezukaOsamu Tezuka

03 November 1928

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Mamoru MiyanoMamoru Miyano

08 June 1983

Liv UllmannLiv Ullmann

16 December 1938

Sola AoiSola Aoi

11 November 1983

Masi OkaMasi Oka

27 December 1974

Toshiro MifuneToshiro Mifune

01 April 1920

Takeshi KitanoTakeshi Kitano

18 January 1947

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Empress MichikoEmpress Michiko

20 October 1934

Satoshi KonSatoshi Kon

12 October 1963

Antonio InokiAntonio Inoki

20 February 1943

Sessue HayakawaSessue Hayakawa

10 June 1889

Ayumi HamasakiAyumi Hamasaki

02 October 1978

Mamoru HosodaMamoru Hosoda

19 September 1967

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Isao TakahataIsao Takahata

29 October 1935

Nobuhiko OkamotoNobuhiko Okamoto

24 October 1986

Hideaki AnnoHideaki Anno

22 May 1960

Tomokazu SugitaTomokazu Sugita

11 October 1980

Chiaki KuriyamaChiaki Kuriyama

10 October 1984

Shun OguriShun Oguri

26 December 1982

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Sada AbeSada Abe

28 May 1905

Riyo MoriRiyo Mori

24 December 1986

Sonny ChibaSonny Chiba

23 January 1939

Takashi MiikeTakashi Miike

24 August 1960

Tadanobu AsanoTadanobu Asano

27 November 1973

Takehito KoyasuTakehito Koyasu

05 May 1967

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Takeru SatohTakeru Satoh

21 March 1989

Masaaki YuasaMasaaki Yuasa

16 March 1965

Eleanor MatsuuraEleanor Matsuura

Keiko KitagawaKeiko Kitagawa

22 August 1986

Mamoru OshiiMamoru Oshii

08 August 1951

Akiho YoshizawaAkiho Yoshizawa

03 March 1984

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Yuma AsamiYuma Asami

24 March 1987

Haruma MiuraHaruma Miura

05 April 1990

Erina ManoErina Mano

11 April 1991

Aino KishiAino Kishi

01 February 1988

Sho KosugiSho Kosugi

17 June 1948

Shigeru MizukiShigeru Mizuki

08 March 1922

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Tetsuya KakiharaTetsuya Kakihara

24 December 1982

Miyoshi UmekiMiyoshi Umeki

08 May 1929

Shigesato ItoiShigesato Itoi

10 November 1948

Rino SashiharaRino Sashihara

21 November 1992

Tina YuzukiTina Yuzuki

29 October 1986

Tatsuya FujiwaraTatsuya Fujiwara

15 May 1982

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Kenji MizoguchiKenji Mizoguchi

16 May 1898

Taka KatoTaka Kato

01 May 1962

Sion SonoSion Sono

20 December 1961

Toma IkutaToma Ikuta

07 October 1984

Taishi NakagawaTaishi Nakagawa

14 June 1998

Masakatsu FunakiMasakatsu Funaki

13 March 1969

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Kaho MinamiKaho Minami

20 January 1964

Kensuke SasakiKensuke Sasaki

04 August 1966

Hotaru AkaneHotaru Akane

25 October 1983