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Denis Akiyama (1952–2018)


Denis Akiyama was born on May 28, 1952 in Toronto, Canada as Denis Van Akiyama. He was an actor, known for Pixels (2015), Johnny Mnemonic (1995) and Repo Men (2010). He was married to Danielle O'Connor Akiyama. He died on June 28, 2018 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. See full bio »

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Pixels Professor Iwatani
(2015)
(1995)
Repo Men Doctor
(2010)
Resident Evil: Afterlife Captain Hotaka
(2010)

Filmography

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 2018 Carter (TV Series)
Koji Yasuda
- The Ring (2018) ... Koji Yasuda
- Voiceover (2018) ... Koji Yasuda
- Pig, Man, Lion (2018) ... Koji Yasuda
- The Farmhand Who Bought the Farm (2018) ... Koji Yasuda
- The Astronaut & The Lion King (2018) ... Koji Yasuda
 2018 Taken (TV Series)
Sensei
- Strelochnik (2018) ... Sensei
 2017 Kill Order
Shiro Fujitaka
 2017 Inspector Gadget (TV Series)
Hattori-San
- Tempest in a Tea Cup/Mr. Security (2017) ... Hattori-San (voice)
 2017/I Kiss and Cry
Shin Amano
 2016 The People Garden
Management 529
 2015 Suits (TV Series)
Mr. Tanaka
- Privilege (2015) ... Mr. Tanaka
 2015 Pixels
Professor Iwatani
 2015 12 Monkeys (TV Series)
Nakano
- Shonin (2015) ... Nakano
 2005-2012 Air Emergency (TV Series documentary)
Captain Park / Captain - Flight 007 / Captain
- Bad Attitude (2012) ... Captain Park
- Target Is Destroyed (2010) ... Captain - Flight 007
- Out of Control (2005) ... Captain
 2011 In a Family Way (Video)
Oliver
 2011 Lost Girl (TV Series)
The Preta
- Masks (2011) ... The Preta
 2011 Searching for Wonder (Short)
Dad
 2011 Deus Ex: Human Revolution (Video Game)
Tong Si Hung (voice, as Dennis Akiyama)
 2011 Justin Time (TV Series)
Emperor
 2011 She's the Mayor (TV Series)
Mr. Lee
- The Return of Frank Crumb (2011) ... Mr. Lee
- Strange Bedfellows (2011) ... Mr. Lee
- Sex in the City (2011) ... Mr. Lee
- Heart and Hope (2011) ... Mr. Lee
- Fairfax Got Talent (2011) ... Mr. Lee
 2010-2011 Wingin' It (TV Series)
Mr. Nakamora / Mr. Nakamura
- Taking Care of Quiz-ness (2011) ... Mr. Nakamura
- Hold the Dressing (2010) ... Mr. Nakamora
- Big Hairy Deal (2010) ... Mr. Nakamora
 2010 Being Erica (TV Series)
Dr. Kotara
- Gettin' Wiggy Wit' It (2010) ... Dr. Kotara
 2004-2010 Franny's Feet (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Halloween Harvest/Going Ape (2010) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- On Your Toes (2009) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Tulip Parade (2009) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Shake Those Beans (2009) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Paint Job (2004) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 2010 Resident Evil: Afterlife
Captain Hotaka
 2010 Repo Men
Doctor
 2010 Gangster Exchange
Takayama
 2009 Warehouse 13 (TV Series)
Officer Ogawa
- Implosion (2009) ... Officer Ogawa
 2009 Wild Roses (TV Series)
Fukuwawa Sr.
- Time and Chance (2009) ... Fukuwawa Sr. (as Dennis Akiyama)
 2008 Roxy Hunter and the Myth of the Mermaid (TV Movie)
Kyoto
 2008 Chilly Beach: The Canadian President
Emperor (voice)
 2008 Flash of Genius
Dr. Ito
 2008 Toot & Puddle (TV Series)
Dr. Ha Song
- The Legned of Pocket Hollow/It's a Mystery ... Dr. Ha Song (voice)
- T&P Clubhouse/Toot's Artic Adventure ... Dr. Ha Song (voice)
- Puddle's Lucky Clover/Friends in the City ... Dr. Ha Song (voice)
- Leap Frog/A Painted Pot ... Dr. Ha Song (voice)
 2005-2008 Delilah & Julius (TV Series)
- The End of Tomorrow - Part 3 (2008) ... (voice)
- The End of Tomorrow - Part 2 (2008) ... (voice)
- The End of Tomorrow - Part 1 (2008) ... (voice)
- To Dismay's Dismay (2008) ... (voice)
- Extreme Measures (2008) ... (voice)
 2008 Rainbow Six: Vegas 2 (Video Game)
Kan Akahashi (voice)
 2008 Degrassi: The Next Generation (TV Series)
Oncologist
- Death or Glory: Part 2 (2008) ... Oncologist
 2007/I Night (Short)
Hikaru
 2007 Super Why! (TV Series)
Additional Voice
- The Boy Who Drew Cats ... Additional Voice
 2006 Rainbow Six: Vegas (Video Game)
Kan Akahashi (voice)
 2006 A Christmas Wedding (TV Movie)
Asian Pacific President
 2006 ReGenesis (TV Series)
Crown Attorney
- The Wild and the Innocent (2006) ... Crown Attorney
 2005 Cool Money (TV Movie)
District Attorney
 2005 The Pacifier
Mr. Chun
 2004 H2o (TV Series)
Kazio Izumi
- Episode #1.2 (2004) ... Kazio Izumi
- Episode #1.1 (2004) ... Kazio Izumi
 2004 Kevin Hill (TV Series)
Judge Porter
- The Unexpected (2004) ... Judge Porter
 2004 Doc (TV Series)
Jian Wa
- The Great Wall (2004) ... Jian Wa
 2004 The Cradle Will Fall (TV Movie)
Dr. Fachita
 2004 Welcome to Mooseport
Izuki Nami
 2004 My Baby's Daddy
Cha Ching
 2003 King (TV Series)
 2003 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series)
Prince of Kushin
- Eloise at the Plaza (2003) ... Prince of Kushin (as Dennis Akiyama)
 2002 Scar Tissue (TV Movie)
Dr. Parsons
 2002 The Brady Bunch in the White House (TV Movie)
Hopeful Man
 2002 Cypher
Speaker Omaha
 2002 Odyssey 5 (TV Series)
Akegi
- Astronaut Dreams (2002) ... Akegi
 2002 Haven't We Met Before? (TV Movie)
 2001 The Judge (TV Mini-Series)
Peter Jacoby
- Part One (2001) ... Peter Jacoby (as Dennis Akiyama)
 2001 Onimusha: Warlords (Video Game)
Nobunaga Oda / Narrator (English version, voice)
 2000 The Last Debate (TV Movie)
TV Makeup Artist
 2000 Relic Hunter (TV Series)
Colonel Chang
- Three Rivers to Cross (2000) ... Colonel Chang
 2000 Code Name Phoenix (TV Movie)
Dr. Fong
 2000 After Alice
Owen Gackstetter
 1999 Ned's Newt (TV Series)
Guard / Elf
- Summer Gone, Summer Not/Sealed with a Newt (1999) ... Guard / Elf (voice)
 1999 Avengers: United They Stand (TV Series)
Dr. Chris Johnson
- Kang (1999) ... Dr. Chris Johnson (voice)
 1998-1999 Mythic Warriors: Guardians of the Legend (TV Series)
Amycus / Cyclops
- Castor and Pollux (1999) ... Amycus (voice)
- Ulysses and the Journey Home (1998) ... Cyclops (voice)
 1999 Killing Moon (TV Movie)
Dr. Yamada
 1999 Medabots (TV Series)
Mr. Referee
- Ugoke! Ponkotsu medabotto (1999) ... Mr. Referee (English version, voice)
 1999 Power Stone (TV Series) (voice)
 1998 Silver Surfer (TV Series)
Watcher Prime
- The Origin of the Silver Surfer: Part 3 (1998) ... Watcher Prime (voice)
- The Origin of the Silver Surfer: Part 2 (1998) ... Watcher Prime (voice)
- The Origin of the Silver Surfer: Part 1 (1998) ... Watcher Prime (voice)
 1997 Traders (TV Series)
- Nobody's Boy (1997)
 1996-1997 F/X: The Series (TV Series)
Dr. Miller / Lambert Chang
- Flashback (1997) ... Dr. Miller
- Eye of the Dragon (1996) ... Lambert Chang
 1997 The Planet of Junior Brown
Mr. Tanaka
 1997 Diabolik (TV Series)
Director Graffum
- Panther Uncaged (1997) ... Director Graffum (voice)
 1996 Buried Secrets (TV Movie)
Doctor #1
 1996 Space Truckers
Tech Leader
 1996 L5: First City in Space (Short)
Chieko's Father
 1996 Lethal Tender
Det. Peter 'Playdo' Ota
 1996 Extreme Measures
Prof. Asakura
 1996 Balance of Power
Hastishita
 1994-1996 Kung Fu: The Legend Continues (TV Series)
Lai Tzu / Lai
- The First Temple (1996) ... Lai Tzu
- Warlord (1994) ... Lai
 1995-1996 X-Men (TV Series)
Silver Samurai / Iceman / Bobby Drake
- Lotus and the Steel (1996) ... Silver Samurai (voice)
- Cold Comfort (1995) ... Iceman / Bobby Drake (voice, uncredited)
 1995 Visitors of the Night (TV Movie)
Stranger #2
 1995 Sailor Moon (TV Series)
Malachite
- The Past Returns (1995) ... Malachite (voice)
- Fractious Friends (1995) ... Malachite (voice)
- Tuxedo Unmasked (1995) ... Malachite (voice)
- Last Resort (1995) ... Malachite (voice)
- Ice Princess (1995) ... Malachite (voice)
 1995 Johnny Mnemonic
Shinji
 1994 Monster Force (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- The Return of the Mummy (1994) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- The Rage of Frankenstein's Bride (1994) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Stalking the Beast (1994) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Sign of the Dragon (1994) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Return of the Creature from the Black Lagoon (1994) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1994 Wild C.A.T.S: Covert Action Teams (TV Series)
Dockwell
- Cry of the Coda (1994) ... Dockwell (voice, as Dennis Akiyama)
- Change of Mind ... Dockwell (voice, as Dennis Akiyama)
 1993 Ghost Mom (TV Movie)
Yamato
 1993 Guilty as Sin
Lab Technician
 1988-1992 Rin Tin Tin: K-9 Cop (TV Series)
Ron Nakemura
- Under Siege (1992) ... Ron Nakemura
- Killing Ground (1992) ... Ron Nakemura
- Hit and Run (1992) ... Ron Nakemura
- Decoy Ducks (1992) ... Ron Nakemura
- Christmas Spirit (1992) ... Ron Nakemura
 1992 Top Cops (TV Series)
Wen Da Yee
 1991-1992 The Adventures of Tintin (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Flight 714: Part 2 (1992) ... Additional Voices (English version, voice)
- Flight 714: Part 1 (1992) ... Additional Voices (English version, voice)
- Land of Black Gold: Part 2 (1992) ... Additional Voices (English version, voice)
- Land of Black Gold: Part 1 (1992) ... Additional Voices (English version, voice)
- Tintin and the Picaros: Part 2 (1992) ... Additional Voices (English version, voice)
 1992 In the Eyes of a Stranger (TV Movie)
 1990-1991 Counterstrike (TV Series)
Lok
- Night of the Black Moon (1991) ... Lok
 1991 Rupert (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Rupert and the Pirates (1991) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Rupert and Billy Blizzard (1991) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Rupert and the Twilight Fan (1991) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Rupert's Undersea Adventure (1991) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Rupert and Raggety (1991) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1990 War of the Worlds (TV Series)
Chin
- The Deadliest Disease (1990) ... Chin
 1988-1989 Street Legal (TV Series)
Jonathan Imatsu / Satien Loc
- The Cradle Will Rock (1989) ... Jonathan Imatsu
- A Powerful Prison Story (1988) ... Satien Loc
 1989 T and T (TV Series)
Ikuta
- Family Honour (1989) ... Ikuta
 1988 Dead Ringers
Pharmacist
 1988 Blood Relations
Heart Surgeon
 1988 Friday the 13th: The Series (TV Series)
Hai Kwan
- Tattoo (1988) ... Hai Kwan (as Dennis Akiyama)
 1987 Diamonds (TV Series)
- Poison Pill (1987)
 1987 Captive Hearts
Masato
 1987 Seeing Things (TV Series)
 1986 Check It Out (TV Series)
Ito
- Banzai! (1986) ... Ito
 1982 For the Record (TV Series)
- The Exile (1982)
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He was a child psychologist before becoming an actor.

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