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Jin Akanishi


Jin Akanishi made his debut in March, 2006 as a member of KAT-TUN releasing a single album and DVD at the same time. All three releases reached #1 on the Oricon weekly ranking. By April, the single sold over a million copies. In January 2010, his first Japanese feature film "BANDAGE" was released. Before the film hit theaters, the single for the ... See full bio »

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 2016 Midnight Taxi (TV Series)
Ueno
- Episode #2.10 (2016) ... Ueno
 2013 47 Ronin
Chikara
 2010 Bandage
Natsu Takasugi (singing voice)
 2008 Speed Racer
Speed Racer (voice, uncredited)
 2007 Yûkan kurabu (TV Series)
Miroku Shochikubai
- Episode #1.10 (2007) ... Miroku Shochikubai
- Episode #1.9 (2007) ... Miroku Shochikubai
- Episode #1.8 (2007) ... Miroku Shochikubai
- Episode #1.6 (2007) ... Miroku Shochikubai
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... Miroku Shochikubai
 2005 Anego (TV Series)
Kurosawa Akihiko
- Episode #1.10 (2005) ... Kurosawa Akihiko
- Episode #1.9 (2005) ... Kurosawa Akihiko
- Episode #1.8 (2005) ... Kurosawa Akihiko
- Episode #1.7 (2005) ... Kurosawa Akihiko
- Episode #1.6 (2005) ... Kurosawa Akihiko
 2005 Gokusen (TV Mini-Series)
Hayato Yabuki
- Episode #2.10 (2005) ... Hayato Yabuki
- Episode #2.9 (2005) ... Hayato Yabuki
- Episode #2.8 (2005) ... Hayato Yabuki
- Episode #2.7 (2005) ... Hayato Yabuki
- Episode #2.6 (2005) ... Hayato Yabuki
 2004 Xmas nante daikirai (TV Mini-Series)
Sho Kitagawa
- Episode #1.4 (2004) ... Sho Kitagawa
- Episode #1.3 (2004) ... Sho Kitagawa
- Episode #1.2 (2004) ... Sho Kitagawa
- Episode #1.1 (2004) ... Sho Kitagawa
 2000 Haregi, koko ichiban (TV Series)
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 2010 Bandage (performer: "Bandage", "Hatachi no Sensô", "Genki", "Genki (Ska version)", "Yûki") / (writer: "Yûki")
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 2012 The Best Hit USA (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode dated 6 March 2012 (2012) ... Himself
 2010 Bokura no jidai (TV Series)
Himself
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 2013 Chelsea Lately (TV Series)
Himself
- Episode #7.193 (2013) ... Himself

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Former member of KAT-TUN: a Japanese boy-band from Johnny & Associates made up of Kazuya Kamenashi, Akanishi Jin, Taguchi Junnosuke, Tanaka Koki, Ueda Tatsuya and Nakamaru Yuichi. See more »

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5' 9¼" (1.76 m)
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In January 2012, Akanishi released his second US single, "Sun Burns Down", produced by Stereotypes. The song also hit #1 on US iTune Dance chart and is climbing up US Billboard Dance/Club Play chart. See more »

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Beauty spot next to his right eye

Star Sign:

Cancer

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