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Denis Akiyama

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Denis Van Akiyama (May 28, 1952 – June 28, 2018) was a Japanese–Canadian actor and voice actor, best known as providing the voice of Iceman/Bobby Drake, Silver Samurai/Kenuichio Harada and Sunfire in X-Men and Malachite in the original English version of Sailor Moon. He played Shinji in Johnny Mnemonic. Akiyama was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He was also a frequent guest star on Katts and Dog. In 2015, he appeared in the film Pixels. Denis Akiyama was also a gifted musician having played trumpet in The Pukka Orchestra Akiyama died on June 28, 2018, from a "very rare and aggressive cancer". He and his wife Danielle had two children, Kintaro and Miya.

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Jun 22, 1952 In Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Friday the 13th: The Series 1987-10-03
Latest Project:
Series Monster Force 2022
Known For
Poster of Kiss and Cry
Poster of The Pacifier
Poster of Lethal Tender
Poster of Johnny Mnemonic
Series Monster Force Unknown 2022
Series Carter Koji Yasuda 2018-05-15
Movie Kiss and Cry Shin 2017-02-10
Movie Kill Order Shiro Fujitaka 2017-11-06
Movie Pixels Professor Iwatani 2015-07-16
Movie Gangster Exchange Takayama 2010-02-19
Series Lost Girl The Preta 2010-09-12
Movie Resident Evil: Afterlife Captain Hotaka 2010-09-09
Series Warehouse 13 Officer Ogawa 2009-07-07
Series King Unknown 2005-06-23
Movie The Pacifier Mr. Chun 2005-03-04
Movie My Baby's Daddy Cha Ching 2004-01-09
Movie The Cradle Will Fall Dr. Fachita 2004-01-01
Series Kevin Hill Unknown 2004-09-29
Movie Eloise at the Plaza Prince of Kushin (as Dennis Akiyama) 2003-01-01
Movie Cypher Speaker Omaha 2002-10-01
Series Doc Unknown 2001-03-11
Series Medabots Mr. Referee 2001-09-01
Movie The Last Debate TV Makeup Artist 2000-11-05
Movie Killing Moon Dr. Yamada 1999-08-11
Series Relic Hunter Colonel Chang 1999-09-25
Movie Lethal Tender Det. Peter 'Playdo' Ota 1997-03-14
Movie The Planet of Junior Brown Mr. Tanaka 1997-09-06
Movie Balance of Power Hastishita 1996-06-25
Movie Extreme Measures Prof. Asakura 1996-09-27
Movie L5: First City in Space Chieko's Father 1996-10-11
Movie Johnny Mnemonic Shinji 1995-05-26
Series WildC.A.T.S Dockwell (voice) 1994-10-01
Series Kung Fu: The Legend Continues Unknown 1993-01-27
Movie Bury Me in Niagara Yamato 1993-10-31
Series X-Men Unknown 1992-10-31
Series Counterstrike Unknown 1990-07-01
Movie Blood Relations Heart Surgeon 1988-07-01
Series Katts and Dog Ron Nakemura 1988-09-17
Series War of the Worlds Chin 1988-10-07
Movie Dead Ringers Pharmacist 1988-09-23
Series Friday the 13th: The Series Unknown 1987-10-03