TV commercial for TV Land Television Network (2000)
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Noriyuki 'Pat' Morita | Noriyuki Morita | Noryuki 'Pat' Morita | Pat Noriyuki Morita | Patrick N. Morita | Pat & Yuki
5' 3" (1.6 m)
Did You Know?
I'm awkward at these things. Just being nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for [The Karate Kid
(1984)] was a real surprise and I was a little uncomfortable.
The scene that sealed his nomination for best supporting actor in The Karate Kid
(1984), in which Miyagi gets drunk and weeps over the death of his wife and child in the Manzanar Internment Camp, was nearly cut out of the film. The studio thought the scene was unnecessary and wanted it cut, but director John G. Avildsen
argued that it was important to Miyagi's character and finally the studio ...