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Ken Takemoto

Ken Takemoto was born in 1934. He is an actor, known for Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011), Moana (2016) and Just Like Heaven (2005). See full bio »


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Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Transformers: Dark of the Moon Japanese Executive
Moana Miscellaneous Crew
Just Like Heaven
Just Like Heaven Chinese Neighbor
The Onion Movie


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 2018 Kimchi (post-production)
 2017 susaneLand (TV Series) (post-production)
Old Man
  Bittersweet Cupcakes (Short) (completed)
Mr. Everyman
 2018 Hit (TV Series)
- Ye of Little Faith (2018) ... Takemoto
 2017 The Aliens
 2017 Ray Donovan (TV Series)
Sensei Shoota Koizumi
- Abby (2017) ... Sensei Shoota Koizumi
 2017 Handsome: A Netflix Mystery Movie
Japanese Tourist #3
 2017 The Bird Who Could Fly (Short)
Elder Park
 2016 Kubo and the Two Strings
Ken (voice)
 2015 Bodies for a Global Brain (TV Series)
 2014 Tsuru (Short)
Yoshio Ikeda
 2014 Rizzoli & Isles (TV Series)
Asian Man
- Too Good to Be True (2014) ... Asian Man
 2013 Shangri-Lost (Short)
Dongba - Priest
 2013 Big Gay Love
Mr. Tran
 2013 Arrested Development (TV Series)
Trang's Grandfather
- Flight of the Phoenix (2013) ... Trang's Grandfather
 2013 All That Remains (Short)
Dr. Joe Kimura
 2013 Ode in Blood
General Tanaka
 2012 Jeffrey's Fortune (Short)
The Chilligrapher
 2012 Parenthood (TV Series)
First Neighbor
- Trouble in Candyland (2012) ... First Neighbor
 2012 Money Fight
 2012 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series)
Elderly Chinese Man
- The Magician's Code: Part 1 (2012) ... Elderly Chinese Man
 2012 Yoko
Mönch Lobsang
 2011 Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Japanese Executive
 2011 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series)
Trial Patient #1
- P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing) (2011) ... Trial Patient #1
 2011 $#*! My Dad Says (TV Series)
Old Man
- Corn Star (2011) ... Old Man
 2009 Kung Fu Man (Short)
Master Liu
 2009 The Truth About Lying (Video short)
Mr. Hayashi
 2009 If I Was Like You (Short)
 2009 The 20 Second Rule (Short)
 2008/II Finding Home (Short)
 2008 The Nothing Pill (Short)
 2008 The Onion Movie
 2007 Mamo's Weeds (Short)
Mamo Ikeda
 2007 My Name Is Earl (TV Series)
- The Frank Factor (2007) ... Yoshimitsui
 2007 House M.D. (TV Series)
Sam Lee
- Alone (2007) ... Sam Lee
 2006 Broken Rhyme
 2006 But Seriously, Folks (Short)
Elderly Man
 2005 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
- Kamikaze Bingo (2005) ... Tanaka
 2005 The Chessmen (Short)
Yosh Hatayama
 2005 Just Like Heaven
Chinese Neighbor
 2005 Pawns of the King (Short)
 2005 Welcome to September
Gi Ze Ju
 2004 The Bernie Mac Show (TV Series)
- Being Bernie Mac (2004)
 2004 Pretty Dead Girl (Short)
Old Fong
 2003 Boyz' Day (Short)
 2003 Six Feet Under (TV Series)
Funeral Guest
- Death Works Overtime (2003) ... Funeral Guest
 2003 The Nisei Farmer (Short)
 2002 Son of the Beach (TV Series)
Professor Taykakaka
- Empty the Dragon (2002) ... Professor Taykakaka
 2002 Yah Yah (Short)
 2002 Singapur-Express - Geheimnis einer Liebe (TV Movie)
Dr. Wong
 2001 Angel (TV Series)
Old Chinese Man
- That Vision Thing (2001) ... Old Chinese Man
 2000 Even Stevens (TV Series)
Tokyo Rick
- Secrets and Spies (2000) ... Tokyo Rick
 1999 Vengeance Unlimited (TV Series)
- Friends (1999)
 1999 Cumulus Nimbus (Short)
Mr. Hashimoto
 1999/I Dreamers
 1998 Moment Cafe (Short)
Jim Taniguch
 1997 The Parent 'Hood (TV Series)
- Curfew-sion (1997) ... Grocer
 1996 A Thousand Cranes (Short)
 1996 JAG (TV Series)
Restaurant Owner
- Ares (1996) ... Restaurant Owner
- Smoked (1996) ... Restaurant Owner (uncredited)
 1995 Space: Above and Beyond (TV Series)
- Eyes (1995) ... Kurasowa
 1994 Full Circle (Short)
 1994 Seinfeld (TV Series)
- The Opposite (1994) ... Chairman
 1993 King's Ransom (Video)
Mr. Ito (as Kenneth M. Takemoto)
 1993 Midnight Witness
Master Lee
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