Ken Watanabe

Ken Watanabe

Ken Watanabe  Japanese Actor

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Ken Watanabe was previously married to Kaho Minami (2005 - 2018) and Yumiko Watanabe (1983 - 2005).

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Ken Watanabe is a 60 year old Japanese Actor. Born Kensaku Watanabe on 21st October, 1959 in Uonuma, Japan, he is famous for The Last Samurai. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Ken Watanabe has been in an on-screen matchup with Ziyi Zhang in Memoirs of a Geisha (2005).

Ken Watanabe is a member of the following lists: 1959 births, Cancer survivors and Japanese film actors.

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Relationship Statistics

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Married2 23 years, 3 months 18 years, 3 months 13 years, 4 months
Total2 23 years, 3 months 18 years, 3 months 13 years, 4 months

Details

First Name Ken
Last Name Watanabe
Full Name at Birth Kensaku Watanabe
Alternative Name Kensaku Watanabe
Age 60 years
Birthday 21st October, 1959
Birthplace Uonuma, Japan
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Asian
Nationality Japanese
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Last Samurai
Year(s) Active 1979–present
Official Websites http://www.kdash.jp/profile/kdash/watanabe_ken/index.php

Ken Watanabe (渡辺 謙, Watanabe Ken, born October 21, 1959) is a Japanese actor. To English-speaking audiences, he is known for playing tragic hero characters, such as General Tadamichi Kuribayashi in Letters from Iwo Jima and Lord Katsumoto Moritsugu in The Last Samurai, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Among other awards, he has won the Japan Academy Prize for Best Actor twice, in 2007 for Memories of Tomorrow and in 2010 for Shizumanu Taiyō. He is also known for his roles in Christopher Nolan's films Batman Begins and Inception.

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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Ken Watanabe60 LibraActor
Japanese
Kaho Minami56 CapricornActress
Japanese
Yumiko Watanabe-Relative

Children

NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
DaiMale1st August, 198436 years oldYumiko Watanabe
AnneFemale14th April, 198634 years oldYumiko Watanabe

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Godzilla: King of the Monsters2019Dr. Ishiro SerizawaMovie
Pokémon Detective Pikachu2019Lieutenant Hide YoshidaMovie
Isle of Dogs2018Head Surgeon (voice)Movie
Bel Canto2018HosokawaMovie
The King and I2018The King of SiamMovie
Transformers: The Last Knight2017Drift (voice)Movie
Shiawase no kioku2017Taro MiuraTV Movie
Ikari2016Yohei MakiMovie
Gonenme no hitori2016Kizaki ShujiTV Movie
Tokyo Vice2015Hiroto KatagiriMovie
The Sea of Trees2015Takumi NakamuraMovie
Godzilla2014Dr. Ishiro SerizawaMovie
Transformers: Age of Extinction2014Drift (voice)Movie
Oyaji no Senaka2014TV Show
Hakugin Jack2014Reiji kurataTV Movie
Yurusarezaru mono2013Jubee kamataMovie
Hayabusa: Harukanaru kikan2012Shunichiro YamaguchiMovie
Makete katsu - sengo wo tsukutta otoko Yoshida Shigeru2012Shigeru YoshidaTV Show
Ai inochi - Shinjuku Kabukicho Kakekomi Dera -2011HirayamaTV Movie
Shanghai2010TanakaMovie
Inception2010SaitoMovie
Hei no naka no chûgakkô2010TV Movie
Tômawari no ame2010Sohei FukumotoTV Movie
Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant2009Mr. TallMovie
Saka no ue no kumo2009NarrationTV Show
The Unbroken2009Hajime OnchiMovie
Keiji ichidai: Hiratsuka Hachibei no Shôwa jiken shi2009Hachibei HiratsukaTV Show
Hoshi hitotsu no yoru2007TV Movie
Letters from Iwo Jima2006General KuribayashiMovie
Memories of Tomorrow2006Masayuki SaekiMovie
Batman Begins2005Ra's Al GhulMovie
Memoirs of a Geisha2005ChairmanMovie
Ching yi ngor sum gi2005InspectorMovie
Kita no zeronen2005Hideaki KomatsubaraMovie
Suna no utsuwa2004Syuichiro ImanishiTV Show
T.R.Y.2003Masanobu AzumaMovie
The Last Samurai2003KatsumotoMovie
Joshi keimusho higashi 3 gô tô 42003TV Movie
Itan no natsu2003TatsumiTV Movie
Hi wa mata noboru2002OkuboMovie
Tô-san no natsumatsuri2002TV Movie
Another Battle/Conspiracy2002Fujimaki HiroakiMovie
Chinmoku no aribai2002TV Movie
Sennen no koi - Hikaru Genji monogatari2001Fujiwara no Michinaga, Fujiwara no NobutakaMovie
Oboreru sakana2001MiyotaMovie
Hôjô Tokimune2001TV Show
Chûshingura 1/472001TV Movie
Ningen no shômei 20012001TV Movie
Kochira Daisanshiyakaibu2001Jiro ShimizuTV Show
Space Travelers2000Sakamaki ("Crusher")Movie
Ikebukuro West Gate park2000YokoyamaTV Show
Zawa-zawa Shimo-Kitazawa2000IshidaMovie
Hatsuru sokonaki2000TV Movie
Kizuna1998Detective Sako AkioMovie
Tenamonya Shôsha1998Movie
Rajio no jikan1997Raita Onuki, the truck driverMovie
Gokenin Zankurô1997Zankurô MatsudairaTV Show
Sushi kuinê 3: Nigire!! Tôkyô natsu no aji1996ShûzôTV Movie
Kimitachi ga ite boku ga iru II1992Senjûrô FujiwaraTV Movie
Kimitachi ga ite boku ga iru1992Senjûrô FujiwaraTV Movie
Oda Nobunaga1992TV Movie
Ganryujima: Kojiro to Musashi1992Kojiro SasakiTV Movie
Bakumatsu jyunjyoden1991Ryouma SakamotoMovie
Takeda Shingen1990NarratorTV Show
Shikakenin Fujieda Baian1990Baian FujiedaTV Show
Baian the Assassin1990Fujieda BaianTV Show
Harenochi kaminari1989TV Show
Dokugan-ryu Masamune1987Date MasamuneTV Show
Machibugyo Nikki1987Mochizuki KoheitaMovie
The Sea and Poison1986TodaMovie
Tampopo1985GunMovie
Kekkon annai mystery1985Funayama Tetsuya, Masakazu SekineMovie
Setouchi shonen yakyu dan1984TetsuoMovie
Sanga moyu1984TV Show
Mibu no koiuta1983TV Show
Fukushima 50Masao YoshidaMovie
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Posted commentsView all comments (6)

billybobzanyAug 17, 2011

He raelly has the most extraordinary eyes, totally hot

lucie_alielucie_alieDec 25, 2007

hot,smart and with lovely smile,this is Ken


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