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Akira Takarada

Akira Takarada (born April 29, 1934 -) is a Japanese film actor who is most known in the west for his roles in the Godzilla film series. Description above from the Wikipedia article Akira Takarada, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Apr 29, 1934 In Harbin, China
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Godzilla 1954-11-03
Latest Project:
Movie Dance With Me 2019-08-16
Known For
Poster of Homework
Poster of Invasion of Astro-Monster
Poster of Mothra vs. Godzilla
Poster of Godzilla, King of the Monsters!
Movie Dance With Me Machin Ueda 2019-08-16
Movie The Dawn of Kaiju Eiga Himself - Actor 2019-04-02
Movie Nipponia Nippon – Fukushima Rhapsody Unknown 2019-03-09
Movie The Great Buddha Arrival 2019-07-13
Movie Bridge over Troubled Water CEO Ogata 2018-06-30
Movie Hail to the King: 60 Years of Destruction Himself 2015-07-11
Movie Godzilla Immigration Officer 2014-05-14
Movie A Far Promise 2014-08-25
Movie GODZILLA: BATTLE ROYALE Unknown 2014-11-03
Movie A Sparkle of Life Unknown 2013-11-16
Series Carnation 2011-10-03
Movie Making of Godzilla vs. Mothra Himself 2010-01-22
Movie Bringing Godzilla Down to Size: The Art of Japanese Special Effects Himself 2008-08-03
Movie Glory to the Filmmaker! Unknown 2007-06-02
Movie Godzilla: Final Wars UN Secretary General Naotarô Daigo 2004-12-04
Movie Woman in Witness Protection 1997-09-27
Movie Sure Death 6 Unknown 1996-05-25
Series Homework 1992-10-06
Movie Minbo: the Gentle Art of Japanese Extortion kobayashi 1992-05-16
Movie Godzilla vs. Mothra Environmental Planning Board Chief Jyoji Minamino 1992-12-12
Movie The Audition 1984-11-17
Movie Godzilla Ogata 1977-01-01
Movie Latitude Zero Dr. Ken Tashiro 1969-07-26
Movie Devils-in-Law Unknown 1968-01-14
Movie Golden Eyes Andrew Hoshino 1968-03-16
Movie Let's Go! Young Guy Kou Kure 1967-01-01
Movie King Kong Escapes Lt. Commander Jiro Nomura 1967-07-22
Movie The Daphne Kudo 1966-10-01
Movie Ebirah, Horror of the Deep Yoshimura 1966-12-17
Movie Ironfinger Andrew Hoshino 1965-12-05
Movie Invasion of Astro-Monster Astronaut K. Fuji 1965-12-19
Movie Mothra vs. Godzilla Ichiro "Ichi" Sakai 1964-04-29
Movie 血とダイヤモンド Unknown 1964-07-01
Movie A Woman's Life Koichi Shimizu 1963-11-16
Movie The Wiser Age Rokkakuya Kou 1962-01-14
Movie Woman of Design 1962-01-28
Movie Star of Hong Kong Toru Hasegawa 1962-07-14
Movie 47 Ronin Gunpei Takada 1962-11-03
Movie A Wanderer's Notebook Fukuya 1962-09-29
Movie Me and Me Akihiko Kinugasa 1962-08-11
Movie The Masterless 47 – Part II 1961-02-25
Movie A Night in Hong Kong Hiroshi Tanaka 1961-07-01
Movie The Last War Takano 1961-10-08
Movie The End of Summer Teramoto Tadashi 1961-10-29
Movie Storm Over the Pacific Unknown 1960-04-26
Movie Daughters, Wives and a Mother Reiji Sakanishi 1960-05-21
Movie The Lovelorn Geisha Unknown 1960-07-12
Movie The Dangerous Kiss Unknown 1960-06-26
Movie The Big Boss Mineo Komatsu 1959-01-15
Movie A Whistle in My Heart 1959-03-29
Movie The Three Treasures Prince Wakatarashi 1959-11-01
Movie Samurai Saga Jutaro [Jurota] Karibe 1959-04-28
Movie Someday I'll Know Daisuke Kaneko 1959-09-08
Movie City of Love Kunio Murata 1958-01-21
Movie Half Human: The Story of the Abominable Snowman The Boy (Her Brother) 1958-12-01
Movie Price of Beauty Koichi Yamawaki 1957-03-13
Movie The Paradise Island Story 1957-01-29
Movie A Rainbow Plays in My Heart: Part 1 Unknown 1957-07-09
Movie A Rainbow Plays in My Heart: Part 2 Tatsuo Ito 1957-07-09
Movie On Wings of Love Hajime Kyosu 1957-07-13
Movie Godzilla, King of the Monsters! Ogata 1956-04-27
Movie Romantic Daughters Kubota 1956-08-15
Movie Half Human Takeshi Iijima 1955-08-14
Movie Godzilla Hideto Ogata 1954-11-03