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Masahiro Motoki

Masahiro Motoki (本木雅弘 Motoki Masahiro, born December 21, 1965 in Okegawa, Japan) is a Japanese actor. He portrayed protagonist Daigo Kobayashi in Departures, which won the 81st Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film. His performance earned him the Award for Best Actor at the 2009 Asia Pacific Screen Awards, at the 3rd Asian Film Awards and at the 32nd Japan Academy Prize.


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Born:
Dec 21, 1965
Movie/TV Credits:
43
First Appeared:
In the movie Come On Girls! 1982-07-10
Latest Project:
Series Awaiting Kirin (Kirin ga Kuru) 2020-01-19
Known For
Poster of Awaiting Kirin (Kirin ga Kuru)
Poster of Giri/Haji
Poster of Departures
Poster of Dakishimetai!
Filmography
Series Awaiting Kirin (Kirin ga Kuru) Saitou Toshimasa / Saito Dousan [the "Viper of Mino"] 2020-01-19
Series Giri/Haji Fukuhara 2019-10-17
Movie The Long Excuse Sachio Kinugasa 2016-10-14
Movie The Emperor in August Emperor Showa 2015-08-08
Movie The Big Bee Mishima 2015-09-12
Series Unmei no hito Ryota Yuminari 2012-01-15
Series Clouds Over the Hill 秋山真之 2009-11-29
Movie Departures Daigo Kobayashi 2008-09-13
Movie The Longest Night In Shanghai Naoki Mizushima 2007-06-26
Movie Tekkonkinkreet Snake 2006-10-21
Series On the Single Bed Tonight Tomonaga Akiyuki 2005-10-20
Series Kōfuku no Ōji 2003-07-02
Movie Ganryujima Musashi Miyamoto 2003-03-18
Movie Spy Sorge Hidemi Ozaki 2003-06-14
Series A Wednesday Love Affair Eiichiro Sakura 2001-10-10
Movie Gemini Yukio Daitokuji / Sutekichi 1999-09-15
Series The neighbours are secretly laughing 1999-10-13
Movie The Bird People in China Wada 1998-06-10
Movie Shall We Dance? Hiromasa Kimoto 1996-01-27
Movie Tokiwa: The Manga Apartment Hiroo Terada 1996-03-23
Series White Love Story 1995-01-11
Movie The Mystery of Rampo Kogoro Akechi 1995-05-27
Movie Gonin Junichi Mitsuya 1995-09-23
Series Anata Dake Mienai 1994-01-13
Movie Sumo Do, Sumo Don't Shuhei Yamamoto 1992-01-15
Movie Dioxin from Fish! Unknown 1992-02-22
Series Mamatte Kirei!? 1991-01-11
Movie Heat Wave Ichitaro Kosugi 1991-02-09
Movie Playtime Never Ends Hirata 1991-10-05
Movie Tales of the Bizarre vol. 2 1991-08-07
Series Tales of the Bizarre Segawa (segment "Midnight Call") 1990-04-19
Series Koi no Paradise 1990-04-12
Movie Balloon 1990-05-12
Movie Four Days of Snow and Blood hisashi kono 1989-06-17
Movie Beppin town Shuji Sayama 1989-10-18
Movie Raffles Hotel Takeo Youki 1989-10-29
Movie Fancy Dance 1989-12-23
Series Dakishimetai! 1988-07-07
Series Dakeshimetai 1988-07-07
Movie Barrow Gang BC Unknown 1985-04-27
Movie Headphone Lullaby Rei Kazama 1983-07-10
Movie Come On Girls! Daisuke 1982-07-10
Movie Highschool Scramble Unknown 1982-12-18