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James Saito was born on March 6, 1955 in Los Angeles, California, USA as James Tomio Saito. He is an actor, known for Life of Pi (2012), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990) and The Devil's Advocate (1997). See full bio »
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 2015 The App (filming)
Dr. Stein
 2014 Big Eyes (completed)
Judge
 2014 While We're Young (completed)
Dr. Kruger
 2013 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
David Toriyama
- Ho'onani Makuakane (2013) ... David Toriyama
 2012 Person of Interest (TV Series)
Glen
- Bury the Lede (2012) ... Glen
 2012 Life of Pi
Older Insurance Investigator
 2012 30 Rock (TV Series)
Chef
- Leap Day (2012) ... Chef
 2011 Too Big to Fail (TV Movie)
Chinese Official
 2010 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Dennis Eng
- Chinatown (2010) ... Dennis Eng
 2010 Rubicon (TV Series)
Mooney
- The Truth Will Out (2010) ... Mooney
 2009 The Unit (TV Series)
Chu
- Chaos Theory (2009) ... Chu
 2008-2009 Eli Stone (TV Series)
Dr. Frank Chen
- Tailspin (2009) ... Dr. Frank Chen
- Mortal Combat (2009) ... Dr. Frank Chen (credit only)
- Sonoma (2009) ... Dr. Frank Chen
 2008 Heroes and Villains (TV Series documentary)
Ieyasu Tokugawa
- Shogun (2008) ... Ieyasu Tokugawa
 2007 Ghosts of the Heartland
John Lu
 2006 Brother's Shadow
Line Boss
 2005 Starved (TV Series)
Captain Wong
- Thank You, I Love You (2005) ... Captain Wong
 2004 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Mr. Miyazaki
- Great Barrier (2004) ... Mr. Miyazaki
 2003 Robot Stories
Roy / Groper
 2002 Third Watch (TV Series)
Sgt. Yee
- The Long Guns (2002) ... Sgt. Yee
 2001 100 Centre Street (TV Series)
- Lost Causes (2001)
 2001 Love the Hard Way
Akiri
 2001 Another Bed (Short)
Bruce
 2001 The Atlantis Conspiracy (TV Movie)
Police Captain
 1994-2000 Law & Order (TV Series)
Yoshi Yopshimura / Mr. Tanaka
- Dissonance (2000) ... Yoshi Yopshimura
- Scoundrels (1994) ... Mr. Tanaka
 2000 Strangers with Candy (TV Series)
- Blank Relay (2000)
 2000 Useless (Short)
Executive Oki
 1999 Sex and the City (TV Series)
Korean Man
- Ex and the City (1999) ... Korean Man
 1997 Home Alone 3
Chinese Mob Boss
 1997 The Devil's Advocate
Takaori Osumi
 1997 Henry Fool
Mr. Deng
 1996 The Tomorrow Man (TV Movie)
Dr. Lorechi
 1996 Gargoyles (TV Series)
Taro
- Bushido (1996) ... Taro (voice)
 1995 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series)
Nogami
- The 37's (1995) ... Nogami
 1995 Die Hard: With a Vengeance
Korean Proprietor
 1995 The Hunted
Nemura
 1994-1995 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Detective Chang / Chang
- CAT (1995) ... Detective Chang
- Sins of the Father (1994) ... Chang
 1993 Silent Cries
Japanese Soldier
 1992 To Be the Best (TV Movie)
Tony Chiu
 1990 Top Cops (TV Series)
Johnny Kai
- Paul LeBoeuf/Johnny Kai (1990) ... Johnny Kai
 1990 Counterstrike (TV Series)
General Loctuck
- Power Play (1990) ... General Loctuck
 1990 True Blue (TV Series)
- Chinatown (1990)
 1989 Mortal Sins
Park Sung
 1989 Gideon Oliver (TV Series)
Johnny Chen
- Tongs (1989) ... Johnny Chen
 1985-1988 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Ma Sek / Howie Wong
- Heart of Night (1988) ... Ma Sek
- Golden Triangle: Part 2 (1985) ... Howie Wong
 1988 War and Remembrance (TV Mini-Series)
Operations Officer
- Part 3 (1988) ... Operations Officer
 1988 C.A.T. Squad: Python Wolf (TV Movie)
 1987 Beyond the Next Mountain
Sniper
 1987 Airwolf (TV Series)
Tim Shimizu
- X-Virus (1987) ... Tim Shimizu
 1987 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Mr. Ashida
- Days of Swine and Roses (1987) ... Mr. Ashida
 1986 The A-Team (TV Series)
Kwai Li
- The Say U.N.C.L.E. Affair (1986) ... Kwai Li
 1986 Blood & Orchids (TV Movie)
Halehone
 1985 Crazy Like a Fox (TV Series)
Chinese Henchman
- Year of the Fox (1985) ... Chinese Henchman
 1985 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Anesthesiologist #1
- Night Fever (1985) ... Anesthesiologist #1
 1985 MacGyver (TV Series)
Ming
- The Golden Triangle (1985) ... Ming
 1985 Covenant (TV Movie)
Cabbie
 1985 Street Hawk (TV Series)
Joe Ching
- Chinatown Memories (1985) ... Joe Ching
 1984 The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension
Masado Banzai, Buckaroo's Father (scenes deleted)
 1984 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
Lab Technician
- Hot Property (1984) ... Lab Technician
 1984 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series)
Ronnie Quan
- The Mole (1984) ... Ronnie Quan
 1984 Hart to Hart (TV Series)
Yamahiro
- The Dog Who Knew Too Much (1984) ... Yamahiro
 1984 Hot Dog... The Movie
Kendo Yamamoto
 1983-1984 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Reporter #6 / Reporter #3
- Forsaking All Others (1984) ... Reporter #6
- The Fatal Blow (1983) ... Reporter #3
 1983 Girls of the White Orchid (TV Movie)
Officer #1
 1983 The Renegades (TV Series)
Sam Chow
- On the Pad (1983) ... Sam Chow
 1982 Tales of the Gold Monkey (TV Series)
Japanese Lieutenant
- Once a Tiger... (1982) ... Japanese Lieutenant
 1982 The Greatest American Hero (TV Series)
Kelly Kim
- The Hand-Painted Thai (1982) ... Kelly Kim
 1981 Bosom Buddies (TV Series)
The Man
- All You Need Is Love (1981) ... The Man
 1981 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
Police Officer
- Japanese Connection (1981) ... Police Officer
 1977-1981 M*A*S*H (TV Series)
South Korean / Park / Korean Soldier
- Communication Breakdown (1981) ... Park
- Comrades in Arms: Part 1 (1977) ... South Korean (uncredited)
 1981 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series)
Viet Interpreter
- Veteran (1981) ... Viet Interpreter
 1981 The Two Lives of Carol Letner (TV Movie)
Professor
 1981 The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (TV Series)
Steven Chiu
- The Roller Disco Karate Kaper (1981) ... Steven Chiu
 1981 Soap (TV Series)
Hiro
- Episode #4.12 (1981) ... Hiro
 1981 The Waltons (TV Series)
Japanese Sergeant
- The Last Ten Days (1981) ... Japanese Sergeant
 1980 Enola Gay: The Men, the Mission, the Atomic Bomb (TV Movie)
Lieutenant Tatsuo Yamato
 1980 The Idolmaker
Eddie
 1979 Lou Grant (TV Series)
Nakajima
- Hype (1979) ... Nakajima
 1978-1979 The Paper Chase (TV Series)
Student #1 / Kai
- The Apprentice (1979) ... Student #1
- Bell's in Love (1978) ... Kai
 1976-1977 Black Sheep Squadron (TV Series)
Ensign Kira / Third commando
- Divine Wind (1977) ... Ensign Kira
- Up for Grabs (1976) ... Third commando
 1976 Farewell to Manzanar (TV Movie)
Richard Wakatsuki
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(1991, January - February) Appeared in the Philip Kan Gotanda play "The Wash" at the Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles, California, USA.

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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He studied drama at HB Studio in Greenwich Village in New York City.

Star Sign:

Pisces

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