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Pat Morita

Pat Morita was an American actor of Japanese descent who was well-known for playing the role of Matsuo "Arnold" Takahashi on Happy Days and known as Mr. Miyagi in the The Karate Kid movie series, in which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1984. Description above from the Wikipedia article Pat Morita, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jun 28, 1932 In Isleton, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Hollywood Palace 1964-01-04
Latest Project:
Movie More Than Miyagi: The Pat Morita Story 2021-02-01
Known For
Poster of Mulan II
Poster of The Karate Kid Part II
Poster of The Karate Kid
Poster of The Kallikaks
Movie More Than Miyagi: The Pat Morita Story (archive footage) 2021-02-01
Series Cobra Kai Nariyoshi Miyagi (archive footage) 2018-05-02
Movie The Real Miyagi Mr. Miyagi / Himself 2015-02-20
Movie Mulan: 15th Anniversary - The Voices of Mulan II Himself 2013-03-12
Movie Blunt Movie Mr. Miyami 2013-04-20
Movie Act Your Age Tom 2011-01-11
Movie Behind the Scenes with Interviews of Ninja's Creed Himself 2010-07-20
Movie Remove All Obstacles The Guru 2010-12-11
Movie Royal Kill Exhibition Manager 2009-04-10
Movie 18 Fingers of Death! Freeman Lee 2006-04-11
Movie Spymate Kiro 2006-02-24
Movie The Number One Girl Mr. Sakata 2006-05-16
Movie Only The Brave Seigo Takata 2006-10-23
Movie American Fusion Lao Dong 2005-01-01
Movie Down and Derby Ono Yakimoto 2005-04-15
Movie The Way of The Karate Kid Self / Mr. Miyagi 2005-02-01
Movie The Karate Dog Chin Li 2004-05-05
Movie Elvis Has Left the Building Man in Turban 2004-08-27
Movie The Last Shot Himself 2004-09-24
Movie Mulan II Emperor (voice) 2004-11-03
Movie Rice Girl Peter Ong 2003-07-23
Movie The Biggest Fan Richard Limp 2002-01-01
Movie The Stoneman Prof. Stevens 2002-01-19
Series First Years Unknown 2001-03-19
Movie The Boys of Sunset Ridge Charlie Watanabe 2001-03-11
Movie I'll Remember April Abe Tanaka 2001-04-05
Movie House of Luk Kwang Luk 2001-01-19
Movie The Center of the World Cab driver 2001-04-19
Movie Volcano High Vice Principal Jang Hak-Sa (MTV English Dub) (voice) 2001-12-08
Movie Shadow Fury Dr. Oh 2001-10-30
Series Son of the Beach Unknown 2000-03-15
Movie Brother Guy at the poker table (uncredited) 2000-09-09
Movie King Cobra Nick Hashimoto 1999-08-10
Movie Inferno Jubal Early 1999-09-25
Series Adventures with Kanga Roddy Uncle Pat 1998-01-04
Movie Reflections on Ice: Michelle Kwan Skates to the Music of Disney's 'Mulan' Emperor / Narrator 1998-06-16
Series The Hughleys Unknown 1998-09-22
Movie Mulan The Emperor (voice) 1998-06-18
Movie Beyond Barbed Wire Narrator 1997-01-01
Movie Bloodsport II David Leung 1996-03-01
Movie Earth Minus Zero Dr. Mobius Jefferson 1996-01-01
Series The Mystery Files of Shelby Woo 1996-03-16
Movie Spy Hard Brian, Waiter in Restaurant 1996-05-24
Movie Bloodsport III David Leung 1996-12-05
Movie Reggie's Prayer Principal Osaki 1996-08-01
Movie Timemaster Isaiah 1995-01-01
Movie Hart to Hart: Secrets of the Hart Ling Goldberg 1995-03-06
Movie The Misery Brothers Judge 1995-01-01
Movie Greyhounds Akira Mochizuki 1994-06-24
Movie Even Cowgirls Get the Blues The Chink 1994-05-13
Movie The Next Karate Kid Mr. Miyagi 1994-07-18
Movie American Ninja 5 Master Tetsu 1993-01-01
Series Dave's World Unknown 1993-09-20
Series Boy Meets World Unknown 1993-09-24
Movie Honeymoon in Vegas Mahi Mahi 1992-08-28
Movie Miracle Beach Gus 1992-09-15
Movie Mastergate Senator Naito 1992-11-01
Movie Auntie Lee's Meat Pies Chief Koal 1992-10-21
Movie Do or Die Masakana 'Kane' Kaneshiro 1991-06-28
Movie Strawberry Road Old Man's brother 1991-04-27
Movie Lena's Holiday Fred 1991-08-29
Movie Goodbye Paradise Ben 1991-12-01
Movie Hiroshima: Out of the Ashes Yoodo Toda 1990-08-06
Series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Mr. Yoshi 1990-09-10
Movie The Karate Kid Part III Mr. Miyagi 1989-06-29
Movie Collision Course Investigator Fujitsuka Natsuo 1989-04-22
Series Family Matters Unknown 1989-09-22
Movie Big Bird in Japan Narrator 1988-10-01
Series Ohara 1987-01-17
Movie Captive Hearts Fukushima 1987-06-05
Movie Shiatsu with Pat Morita Himself 1986-06-18
Movie Babes In Toyland The Toymaster 1986-12-19
Movie The Karate Kid Part II Mr. Miyagi 1986-06-18
Movie Amos Tommy Tanaka 1985-09-29
Series Alice in Wonderland Horse 1985-12-09
Movie The Karate Kid Mr. Miyagi 1984-06-22
Series Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Movie Night Patrol Rape Victim 1984-11-16
Movie The Vegas Strip War Yip Tak 1984-11-25
Movie Jimmy the Kid Maurice 1982-11-12
Movie Savannah Smiles Father Ohara 1982-04-09
Movie Slapstick (Of Another Kind) Ah Fong, the Chinese Ambassador 1982-12-09
Series Aloha Paradise Unknown 1981-02-25
Movie Crash Island Kazi Yamamora 1981-04-11
Movie Full Moon High The Silversmith 1981-08-04
Movie When Time Ran Out... Sam 1980-03-28
Series Magnum, P.I. Unknown 1980-12-11
Movie Human Feelings Waiter 1978-10-16
Series Man from Atlantis Unknown 1977-09-22
Series The Kallikaks Unknown 1977-08-03
Series Lou Grant Unknown 1977-09-20
Series The Love Boat Mr. Yamashiro 1977-09-24
Series The Incredible Hulk Unknown 1977-11-04
Series Laverne & Shirley Unknown 1976-01-27
Movie Farewell to Manzanar Zenahiro 1976-03-11
Series The Captain and Tennille Unknown 1976-09-20
Movie Midway Rear Admiral Ryunosuke Kusaka 1976-06-18
Series Mr. T and Tina 1976-09-25
Series Starsky & Hutch Unknown 1975-09-10
Movie I Wonder Who's Killing Her Now? Heshy Yamamoto 1975-12-01
Series Happy Days Unknown 1974-01-15
Series Police Woman Unknown 1974-09-13
Movie Punch and Jody Takahasi 1974-11-26
Movie Brock's Last Case Sam Wong 1973-03-05
Movie Where Does It Hurt? Harry Nishimoto 1972-07-24
Movie A Very Missing Person Delmar Faulkenstein 1972-03-04
Series Sanford and Son Unknown 1972-01-14
Series The Bob Newhart Show Unknown 1972-09-16
Series M*A*S*H Captain Pak 1972-09-17
Movie Cancel My Reservation Yamamoto 1972-09-21
Series Cannon Unknown 1971-09-14
Series Columbo The House Boy 1971-09-15
Series Nanny and the Professor Unknown 1970-01-21
Series The Odd Couple Mr. Wing 1970-09-24
Series McCloud Unknown 1970-02-17
Series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In Unknown 1968-01-22
Movie The Shakiest Gun in the West Wong 1968-07-10
Series Hawaii Five-O Unknown 1968-09-20
Series The Outsider Unknown 1968-09-18
Movie Thoroughly Modern Millie Oriental #2 1967-03-22
Series Green Acres Unknown 1965-09-15
Series The Hollywood Palace Unknown 1964-01-04
Series Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Unknown 1964-09-25