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Chôsuke Ikariya (1931–2004)

Chosuke Ikariya was born in Tokyo in 1931. First a factory worker, he aspired to be an artist. After learning the double bass he managed to become a renowned player of this instrument, performing in various bands, from an amateur Hawaiian music one to a country and western one to the fabulously successful "The Drifters" (from 1962 to 1985). ... See full bio »

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Known For

Dreams
Dreams The crying demon
(1990)
Odoru daisosasen
Odoru daisosasen Heihachiro Waku
(1998)
Tobe! Songokû
Tobe! Songokû Sanzohoshi
(1977)
Seigida! Mikatada! Zeninshugo!!
(1975)

Filmography

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 2004 Koibito wa sunaipâ: Gekijô-ban
Gantaro Endoji
 2003 Anata no tonari ni dare ka iru (TV Series)
Goro Kazuma
 2002 Shiroi kage tokubetsu hen (TV Movie)
 2002 Nige kôjô (TV Movie)
 2001 Kabegiwa zeimukan (TV Movie)
 2001 Shiroi kage (TV Mini-Series)
Yoshizou Ishikura
- Episode #1.7 (2001) ... Yoshizou Ishikura
- Episode #1.6 (2001) ... Yoshizou Ishikura
- Episode #1.5 (2001) ... Yoshizou Ishikura
- Episode #1.4 (2001) ... Yoshizou Ishikura
- Episode #1.3 (2001) ... Yoshizou Ishikura
 2001 Gakko no sensei (TV Mini-Series)
Chochiro asakura
 2000 Namida o fuite (TV Series)
Yuichiro Murata
 2000 Black Jack II (TV Movie)
 2000 Shiawase kazoku keikaku
Yuko's father
 2000 Kawa no nagare no you ni
Morishita
 1999 Yomigaeru kinrô (TV Series)
Mogi
 1999 Keiho
Patient
 1998 Seija no koushin (TV Series)
Junichi Uno
 1997 Nagareita shichinin
Kihachi Mita
 1997 Odoru daisosasen (TV Series)
Heihachiro Waku
 1993 Kaseifu ha mita! 12 (TV Movie)
 1993 Hacchôbori torimono-banashi (TV Series)
Jûbê Etô
 1991 Musuko
 1989 Onihei hankachô (TV Series)
Riheiji
 1987 Dokugan-ryu Masamune (TV Series)
Oni-niwa Sagetsu
 1986 Shimura Ken no Bakatonosama (TV Series)
 1977 Tobe! Songokû (TV Series)
Sanzohoshi (voice)
 1975 Seigida! Mikatada! Zeninshugo!!
Chotaro ikari
 1975 Za.Dorifutazu no kamo da!! Goyo da!!
Chokichi Ikari
 1969 Dorifutazu desu yo! Zenin totsugeki (as The Drifters)
 1967 Tenamonya yurei dochu
Doeman Togashi
 1967 Yume wa yoru hiraku
Apache
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The Drifters
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