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Kei Tani (1932–2010)

Kei Tani was born on February 22, 1932 in Tokyo, Japan as Yasuo Watanabe. He was an actor, known for After Life (1998), Samurai Fiction (1998) and Kaisha monogatari: Memories of You (1988). He died on September 11, 2010 in Mitaka, Tokyo. See full bio »

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 2002-2011 Omiyasan (TV Series)
Nanao
- Episode #8.1 (2011) ... Nanao
- Episode #7.1 (2010) ... Nanao
- Episode #6.1 (2008) ... Nanao
- Episode #5.1 (2006) ... Nanao
- Episode #4.1 (2005) ... Nanao
 2008 Chameleon
Kenzo Sakai
 2008 My Sassy Girl (TV Series)
- Episode #1.11 (2008)
- Episode #1.10 (2008)
 2008 Postman
Kaoru Hada
 2007 Smile
Kunio Imaizumi
 2007 Kitaro
Monowasure
 2006 Atagoal: Cat's Magical Forest
Amigen (voice)
 2006 Sukoshi wa, ongaeshi dekitakana (TV Movie)
Principal Tanokura
 2005 Ima ai ni yukimasu (TV Series)
Suzuki Hachiro
- Episode #1.10 (2005) ... Suzuki Hachiro
- Episode #1.9 (2005) ... Suzuki Hachiro
- Episode #1.8 (2005) ... Suzuki Hachiro
- Episode #1.7 (2005) ... Suzuki Hachiro
- Episode #1.6 (2005) ... Suzuki Hachiro
 2004 Tatta hitotsu no takaramono (TV Movie)
 2004 Swing Girls
Morishita
 2004 Shinibana
 2004 Koinu no warutsu (TV Series)
 2003 Waterboys (TV Series)
Principal Ozaki
 2003 Fukumimi
 2001 Sayonara, Ozu-sensei (TV Series)
 2001 Waterboys
Principal of Tadano High School
 2001 Red Shadow: Akakage
Roushi
 2001 Stereo Future
Ninja - Kagemaru
 2000 Kawa no nagare no you ni
Tokio Misaki
 2000 Tezuka Osamu gekijou (TV Movie)
 1999 Tsukai, sanbiki no goinkyo (TV Series)
 1998 After Life
Kennosuke Nakamura, boss
 1998 Samurai Fiction
Kagemaru
 1998 Manuke sensei (TV Movie)
Mystery man
 1997 Moon Over Tao: Makaraga
Tadaoki
 1997 Janguru taitei
Burazza (voice)
 1997 Sore ga kotae da! (TV Series)
Ryotaro Hirabayashi
 1997 Ganbariya (TV Mini-Series)
 1997 Gimu to engi
Saeki
 1995 Keiji hebi ni yokogirareru (TV Movie)
 1991 Tsuribaka nisshi 4
Kazuo Sasaki
 1991 Taro! Tokyo makai taisen
Hôben
 1991 Yome Syûtome Konyaku Sôdo (TV Movie)
Hiroshi Kato
 1990 Tokyo Heaven
Kawamura
 1990 Yonimo kimyô na monogatari (TV Series)
 1988 Free and Easy
 1983 Loving
Tomonaga
 1981 Lonely Heart
 1978 Daitokai - tatakai no hibi (TV Series)
- Episode #3.12 (1978)
 1973 Aitte nandaro
Uemura
 1970 Naniga nandemo tamegorô
Sanroku Akagi
 1969 Kiki kaikai ore wa dareda?!
Tarô Suzuki
 1969 Kureji no buchamukure daihakken
Akira Tanii
 1968 Imaginary Paradise
Keitarô Tamaru
 1967 Monsieur Zivaco
Jirô Suzuki / Detective
 1967 Kureji ogon sakusen
Kaneo Nashimoto
 1966 Kureji da yo: kisôtengai
Mistake 7 / Tarô Suzuki
 1964 The Sandal Keeper
Igawa
 1963 Two-Sword Fencing Is Born
Akakabe Yasoba
 1962 Wakai kisetsu
 1962 Nippon musekinin jidai
Mr. Tanida
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Alternate Names:

Tanikei

Height:

5' 4¼" (1.63 m)
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Kei Tani is a stage name based on Danny Kaye as Japanese form of name is Tani Kei.

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