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Kô Nishimura (1923–1997)

Kô Nishimura was born on January 25, 1923 in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. He was an actor, known for Yojimbo the Bodyguard (1961), The Bad Sleep Well (1960) and The Burmese Harp (1956). He died on April 29, 1997 in Tokyo, Japan. See full bio »

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(age 74) in Tokyo, Japan

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 1996 Kaseifu ha mita! 15 (TV Movie)
 1988 Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis
Makoto Nishimura
 1987 Mito Kômon (TV Series)
Mito mitsukuni
- Episode #17.1 (1987) ... Mito mitsukuni
 1986 Inujini sesi mono
Awamasa
 1984 Kûkai
 1984 Miyamoto Musashi (TV Series)
Sekishusai Yagyu
 1983 Jinsei gekijo
 1983 Ryôjin nikki (TV Movie)
Kentarô Hatanaka
 1982 Kiken na shamen (TV Movie)
 1982 The Old Bear Hunter
Heizo Sekiguchi
 1982 Kemonomichi (TV Series)
Kôta Kitô
- Episode #1.3 (1982) ... Kôta Kitô
- Episode #1.2 (1982) ... Kôta Kitô
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... Kôta Kitô
 1981 Kyukei no koya (TV Movie)
 1981 Kutsukake Tokijirô (TV Movie)
Yasubee
 1980 The Woman
Juzo
 1979 Sochiyo no kubi
Glass-Eating Mime
 1979 Nutcracker Fantasy
Uncle Drosselmeyer / Strange Old Woman / The Puppeteer / ... (Japanese version, voice)
 1979 Oh! The Nomugi Pass
Yuji Masai
 1979 The Strangling
Yasuzo Kariba
 1978 Nihon no don: kanketsuhen
Shigetomi Katta
 1978 Love and Faith
Sojin Kamiya
 1978 The Incident
 1977 Fushoku no kôzô (TV Series)
 1977 Dorodarake no junjô
Eiichiro Hanashima
 1977 Yokomizo Seishi Series (TV Mini-Series)
- The Inugamis (1977)
- The Inugamis (1977)
- The Inugamis (1977)
- The Inugamis (1977)
- The Inugamis (1977)
 1977 Yakuza senso: Nihon no Don
Kahe Shimabara
 1976 Banka
Nobuhisa Hyodo
 1976 Kimi yo fundo no kawa wo watare
Nagaoka Ryokai
 1976 Kaze to kumo to niji to (TV Series) (1976)
 1975 Kokuso sezu
 1975 Kinkanshoku
President of a construction firm
 1974 Lone Wolf & Cub (TV Series)
- Episode #2.1 (1974)
 1974 The Family
Sentaro Watanuki
 1973 Jongara
Tamezo Tsukamoto
 1973 Lady Snowblood
Priest Dôkai
 1973 Kyôfu gekijô umbalance (TV Series)
- Yo ga aketara (1973)
 1972 Kigeki: Onna uridashimasu
Ginsaku
 1970 Zatoichi Goes to the Fire Festival
Migi (as Ko Nishimura)
 1970 Play It Cool
Kada
 1969 Quick-draw Okatsu
Makabe
 1969 Sworn Brothers
Yanosuke Hashimoto
 1969 Goyôkin
 1969 Sasayaki no Jô
Man
 1969 Black Rose
 1968 Samaritan Zatoichi
Sosuke Saruya
 1968 Hanayahanaru shôtai
Teacher
 1968 The Living Skeleton
Nishizato(Ship's doctor) (as Akira Nishimura)
 1968 Nippon gerira jidai
Police
 1968 Kaidan hebi-onna
Yasuke , Asa's Father
 1968 The Bride from Hades
Banzou
 1968 The Sexploiters
Yamaguchi
 1968 Neon taiheiki
 1968 Akumyo juhachi-ban
Nakazawa
 1968 Kuro tokage
Private Detective Keiji Matoba
 1967 Âa dôki no sakura
Hanada
 1967 Eleven Samurai
Errant samourai Daijuro
 1967 Zatoichi the Outlaw
Kyushiro Suga (as Akira Nishimura)
 1967 Samurai Wolf II
Magobe
 1967 Katsudôya ichidai (TV Series)
Matsunosuke Onoe
- Episode #1.7 (1967) ... Matsunosuke Onoe
 1966 The Sword of Doom
Shichibei, Omatsu's 'uncle'
 1966 Odoshi
Kawanishi
 1966 Abare Goemon
Uncle Etanba
 1965 House of Terrors (as Akira Nishimura)
 1965 The Ghost of the One Eyed Man
Okuda / Yamauchi
 1965 The Birth of Judo (as Akira Nishimura)
 1965 Red Beard
Chief retainer
 1965 The Scarlet Camellia
Sakichi
 1964 Sanpo suru reikyusha
Asami
 1964 Kunoichi keshô
Shinobu
 1964 Intentions of Murder
Koichi Takahashi
 1964 Kuroi tsume
 1963 Wanwan chûshingura
Killer the tiger (voice)
 1963 Miren
 1963 Ringo no hana saku machi
Mr Matsumoto
 1963 Bakurô ichidai
Rokutaro Kosaka
 1963 Rikugun zangyaku monogatari
Kameoka, Zenji
 1963 Bushido
Yamaoka
 1963 Shiro to kuro
Hirao (as Akira Nishimura)
 1963 High and Low
Third Creditor
 1963 Escape from Hell
Heiroku
 1963 Daisan no akumyo
Boss of Matsushima
 1962 Kare raisu
Teiichirô Ômori
 1962 Gang tai Gang
 1962 Ika naru hoshi no moto ni
Dosakan
 1962 Gorath
Murata - Secretary of Space
 1962 Gan no tera
 1961 Yojimbo the Bodyguard
Kuma
 1961 Zero no shôten
Sotaro Uhara
 1961 Midaregami
Denroku
 1961 Wakai ôkami
 1961 Pigs and Battleships
Yajima
 1960 Sabita kusari
Heita
 1960 The Angry Sea
 1960 The Bad Sleep Well
Contract Officer Shirai
 1960 My Second Brother
Goro Mitamura
 1960 Ryuji the Gun Slinger
Chinese
 1960 Zassô no yô na inochi
Isuke Wakamura
 1960 Intimidation
Matakichi Nakaike
 1959 Dynamite ni hi o tsukero
Sakamaki
 1959 Donto ikôze
Manager of Bar
 1959 Tokyo no kodoku
Nonomiya
 1959 Niguruma no uta
Hatsuzo
 1958 Nishi Ginza Station
Yasushi Asada
 1958 Stolen Desire
Kanji Takada
 1958 Me no kabe
 1958 Zesshô
Gensuke
 1958 Ginza no sabaku
Baron
 1958 Yoru no kiba
Kanô, butler
 1957 Washi to taka
Hikobei
 1957 Umi no yarodomo
Mekkachi
 1957 Nikutai no hankô
Mr. Yasushi
 1957 Saigo no totsugeki
Corporal Takiuchi
 1956 Dotanba (TV Movie)
 1956 Niko-yon monogatari
Tazaki
 1956 The Burmese Harp
Baba (as Akira Nishimura)
 1954 A Billionaire
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Alternate Names:

Akira Nishimura | Ko Nishimura
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