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Takeshi Kaneshiro

The 1/2 Taiwanese and 1/2 Japanese Takeshi Kaneshiro may have started out as a puerile teen idol in the Chinese entertainment scene, but he's since become a proper film star in his own right. Whether by his own design or not, the boyishness that marked his first steps into showbiz has evolved into a cool, somewhat reticent demeanor that has now ... See full bio »
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 2016 The Ferryman (post-production)
 2014/I The Crossing
Yan Shikun
 2008 K-20: The Fiend with Twenty Faces
Heikichi Endo
 2008 Accuracy of Death
 2007 The Warlords
Jiang Wuyang (as Wu Jincheng)
 2006 Confession of Pain
Detective Yau Kin Bong
 2005 Perhaps Love
Lin Jian-dong / Zhang Yang
 2004 Onimusha 3: Demon Siege (Video Game)
Hidemitsu Samanosuke Akechi (Japanese version, voice)
 2003 Turn Left, Turn Right
John Liu
 2002 Golden Bowl (TV Series)
Shu Akutagawa
 2001 Onimusha: Warlords (Video Game)
Samanosuke Akechi (Japanese version, voice)
 2001 Lavender
 2000 Space Travelers
Nishiyama ("Hayabusa Jetter")
 2000 2000-nen no koi (TV Series)
The Assassin / Yurij Maroev
 1999 Tempting Heart
 1998 Kamisama mousukoshi dake (TV Series)
Keigo Ishikawa
 1998 Fuyajo
Kenichi Ryuu
 1998 Ngon na ma dak lin na
Chan Kar-fu
 1998 Too Tired to Die
 1997 Downtown Torpedoes
 1997 Ma Yong Zhen
Ma Wing Jing (as Wucheng Jin)
 1997 The Odd One Dies
 1997 Burning Island 2
Yeung Chung
 1996 Misty
 1996 Tian ya hai jiao
Mr. Worm
 1995 Color of Armour (TV Movie)
 1995 Seiya no kiseki (TV Movie)
 1995 School Days
 1995 La bi xiao xiao sheng
 1995 Mou mian bei
Inspector Tang Chuen-Shek
 1995 China Dragon
 1995 Si ge bu ping fan de shao nian
Private Li Ta-Wei
 1994 Bao gao ban zhang 3
Chin Tieh-Sheng
 1994 Ren yu chuan shuo
 1994 The Wrath of Silence
Dr. Patrick Ko
 1993 Executioners
Chong Hon / Coda
 1992 Caodi zhuangyuan (TV Series)
Nai Jian
 1988 Tian xia (TV Series) (voice)
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Toyota Mark X Zio

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Alternate Names:

Wu Chin-cheng | Mo Gam-sing | Wucheng Jin | Wu Jin-cheng | Wu Jincheng


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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Personal Quote:

"Just forget me... No reason. When it ends, it ends." - When asked how he would like to be remembered at the end of his career.


Attended Taipei American School during grades 10-12, but did not graduate. See more »



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