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Utaemon Ichikawa (1904–1999)

Japanese leading man and character actor. After substantial training in the kabuki theatre as a boy, Ichikawa founded his own theatre company, the "Utaemon Ichikawa Theatrical Entourage," with which he toured Japan to considerable success. Signed by Makino studios in 1925, Ichikawa made a success in silent jidai-geki, period-warrior films. Two ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 95)

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Known For

Saheiji torimonochô: Shinshaku Murasaki-zukin - Zempen Ryûtarô Mukui / Hidemaro Karita / Murasaki zukin
(1924)
Chûshingura Awajinokami Wakisaka / Gorobei Kakimi
(1932)
Tôkai no kaoyaku Jirochô Shimizu
(1935)
Kengô Araki Mataemon Mataemon Araki
(1938)

Filmography

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 1962 Drunken Sword
 1962 Kisaragi musô ken
Tsukinosuke Ryûtan
 1961 Ako roshi
Hizaka
 1961 Hatamoto kenka taka
Daikichi Takara
 1960 Tenpô rokkasen - Jigoku no hanamichi
Sôshun Kôchiyama
 1960 Rônin ichiba - Asayake tengu
Chûsuke Yamakawa
 1959 Bored Hatamoto: Acrobats of Death
Saotome Mondonosuke
 1959 Senryô-jishi
Tsurutarô Matsudaira / Miyotarô ShinjôMa
 1958 A Chivalrous Spirit
Nikichi
 1958 Hatamoto taikutsu otoko
Saotome Mondonosuke
 1958 Seven from Edo
Katsukawa
 1957 Port of Honor
 1957 Lord Mito 1
 1956 The Seven Vows
Kuranosuke Ôishi
 1950 Sengoku-matoi
Sôkichi Fudôyama
 1950 Midare-boshi Kôjin-yama
Nikichi at Kira
 1950 Jiruba Tetsu
 1950 Senritu
 1949 Tengu hikyaku
 1948 Koku'un kaido
 1948 Z no senritsu
 1944 Kokusai mitsuyu-dan
Tôru Koshi
 1942 Ômura Masujirô
Ômura Masujirô
 1941 The 47 Ronin
Tsunatoyo Tokugawa
 1938 Kengô Araki Mataemon
Mataemon Araki
 1937 Yûten Yoshimatsu
Yoshimatsu
 1935 Goyôuta Nezumi kozô
Jirokichi (Nezumi kozô)
 1935 Tôkai no kaoyaku
Jirochô Shimizu
 1934 Taifû jidaî
 1932 Chûshingura
Awajinokami Wakisaka / Gorobei Kakimi
 1932 Genroku onna
 1932 Koî to bokun
 1932 Sanmangokû
 1931 Sandogasa
 1931 Suri no ie
 1931 Maboroshi-tôge - Tôkyô-hen (Short)
Jimbei Ôniwa
 1931 Maboroshi-tôge - Edo-hen
Jimbei Ôniwa
 1930 Dâiseisatsû
 1930 Ken
 1930 Sênsengaî
 1929 Gûen jodo
 1929 Kami
 1929 Norainu
 1929/II Reigan
 1929/I Reigan
 1929 Sûtebachî
 1929 Issatsu tashôken
Jûbei Ogata / Yonekichi
 1928 Kagerô
 1928 Kizuna
 1927 Yaju: kôhen
 1927 Yaju: zenpen
 1927 Dokuro
 1926 Botan dôrô
 1926 Genmâ (Short)
 1926 Kujaku no hikari - Dai-Sampen
Chûnagon Sakaimachi / Kyûma Fujishima
 1926/I Kujaku no hikari - Dai-nihen
Kyûma Fujishima / Chûnagon Sakaimachi
 1926 Kujaku no hikari - Zempen
Kyûma Fujishima
 1924 Saheiji torimonochô: Shinshaku Murasaki-zukin - Kôhen
Ryûtarô Mukui / Hidemaro Karita / Murasaki zukin
 1924 Saheiji torimonochô: Shinshaku Murasaki-zukin - Zempen
Ryûtarô Mukui / Hidemaro Karita / Murasaki zukin
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Trivia:

Father of Kin'ya Kitaôji.

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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