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Masumi Okada (1935–2006)

Masumi Okada was an eminent and popular Tokyo-based professional actor, singer, stand-up comedian, emcee, host-presenter and film producer. Also known by his nickname, "Fanfan", he was born in Nice, France, to a Japanese father who was an artist, and a Danish mother, Ingeborg. Masumi Okada was the younger of two sons; his older brother, Taibi "... See full bio »

Died:

(age 70) in Tokyo, Japan

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Known For

Izo
Izo Actor
(2004)
The Hunted
The Hunted Lt. Wadakura
(1995)
Shogun
Shogun Brother Michael
(1980)
Aisuru
Aisuru professor
(1997)

Filmography

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 2006 Waru: kanketsu-hen (Video)
 2006 Damejin
 2006 Shin Nihon no don 8 (Video)
 2005 Shin Nihon no don 7 (Video)
 2005 Siberian Express 5
Pietro Yoshida
 2004 Izo
 1999 Hakuchi: The Innocent
Head manager
 1998 Nemureru mori (TV Series)
Masateru Hamazaki
 1997 Aisuru
professor
 1995 The Hunted
Lt. Wadakura
 1994 Getting Any?
Russian actor
 1993 If: Moshimo (TV Series)
 1991 Jingi
 1989 CF Girl
Kumazwa
 1988 Kaitô Ruby
 1988 Minasan no okage desu (TV Series)
Fanfan Shôgun
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Fanfan Shôgun
 1988 Umi e
 1986 The Sea and Poison
Hattori
 1984 Bye Bye Jupiter
Dr. Mohammed Mansur
 1983 Kagi
 1981 Tomorrow's Joe 2
Jose Mendosa (voice)
 1981 Tsuyoki ari (TV Movie)
 1980 Shogun (TV Mini-Series)
Brother Michael
- Episode #1.5 (1980) ... Brother Michael
- Episode #1.4 (1980) ... Brother Michael
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... Brother Michael
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... Brother Michael
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... Brother Michael
 1980 Shogun (TV Movie)
Brother Michael
 1978 Winter's Flower
Shinkichi Mie
 1976 Shinsha no naka no onna (TV Series)
 1973 Marco
Ti Wai
 1969 Latitude Zero
Dr. Jules Masson
 1968 Moeru tairiku
Kenneth
 1968 The Living Skeleton
Father(Akashi) / Tanuma
 1968 Toshigoro
 1966 Space Avenger (TV Series)
Atsushi
 1966 The Space Giants (TV Series)
Ito Mura
 1965 Yoake no uta
Nogami
 1963 Kigeki: Tonkatsu ichidai
Marius
 1961 Taiheiyo no katsugiboshi
Andy Shirai
 1960 Anything Goes Three Dolls' Way
Yasuo Taki
 1960 Nankai no noroshi
Tsujii
 1960 Evening Stream
English Teacher
 1960 Datô - Knock Down
Gorô Nakahara
 1960 Roku-san-sei gurentai
Jumpei Kanzaki
 1959 Kaze no aru michi
Hideo Mayama
 1959 Dynamite ni hi o tsukero
Jirô Sugi
 1959 Kenjû 0 gô
Eric
 1959 Kurutta datsugoku
Kunio Iwakami
 1959 Fudôtoku kyôiku kôza
Tatsuya Oka
 1958 Akai lamp no shûressha
Nakamura kun
 1958 Kanzenna yûgi
Kazu Tomita
 1958 Red Pier
Taabô
 1958 Haneda hatsu 7 ji 50 pun
Shinji Baba
 1958 Shundeini
Kenkichi Hiranuma
 1958 Yogiri no dai-ni kokudô
Sidney Oka
 1958 Yoru no kiba
Santa, a pickpocket
 1957 Man Who Causes a Storm
Shinsuke, Miyako's brother
 1957 Nikutai no hankô
Billy
 1956 Crazed Fruit
Hirosawa Frank
 1956 Taiyo no kisetsu
Bandmaster
 1955 Ginza 24 chou
Mineo Akaishi
 1955 Haru no yo no dekigoto
Tomio (Tommy)
 1955 Midori harukani
Prince of Moon
 1955 Hatsukoi kanariya musume
Shinkichi
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Personal Details

Other Works:

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Height:

5' 11¾" (1.82 m)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

E.H. Eric is his elder brother. Mother Ingeborg was Danish, father was Japanese.

Star Sign:

Virgo

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