Takashi Shimura on IMDb: Movies, TV, Celebs, and more... Poster

Photo Gallery

14 photos
Momoko Kôchi and Takashi Shimura in Gojira (1954)Akihiko Hirata, Momoko Kôchi, Takashi Shimura, Akira Takarada, and Ren Yamamoto in Gojira (1954)Shin'ichi Himori and Takashi Shimura in Scandal (1950)Minoru Chiaki, Takashi Shimura, and Kichijirô Ueda in Rashômon (1950)Takashi Shimura in Ikiru (1952)Takashi Shimura in Ikiru (1952)Toshirô Mifune and Takashi Shimura in Stray Dog (1949)Toshirô Mifune and Takashi Shimura in Stray Dog (1949)Toshirô Mifune, Keiko Awaji, and Takashi Shimura in Stray Dog (1949)Toshirô Mifune, Minoru Chiaki, Daisuke Katô, Isao Kimura, Seiji Miyaguchi, Takashi Shimura, and Keiko Tsushima in Seven Samurai (1954)Toshirô Mifune, Minoru Chiaki, Seiji Miyaguchi, and Takashi Shimura in Seven Samurai (1954)Toshirô Mifune, Minoru Chiaki, Yoshio Inaba, Daisuke Katô, Isao Kimura, Seiji Miyaguchi, and Takashi Shimura in Seven Samurai (1954)Toshirô Mifune, Minoru Chiaki, Daisuke Katô, Isao Kimura, Seiji Miyaguchi, and Takashi Shimura in Seven Samurai (1954)Takashi Shimura in Ikiru (1952)
14 photos

Biography

Japanese character actor Takashi Shimura was one of the finest film actors of the 20th century and a leading member of the "stock company" of master director Akira Kurosawa. A native of southern Japan, Shimura was a descendant of the samurai warrior class. Following university training, he founded a theatre company, Shichigatsu-za ("July Theatre")... See full bio »
Biography | Trailers & Videos