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Akiji Kobayashi (1930–1996)


Akiji Kobayashi was born on September 6, 1930 in Tokyo, Japan. He was an actor, known for Ultraman: A Special Effects Fantasy Series (1966), Harakiri (1962) and Ultraman (1967). He died on August 27, 1996. See full bio »

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(age 65)

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Known For

Ultraman: A Special Effects Fantasy Series Captain 'Cap' Toshio Muramatsu
(1966-1967)
Harakiri Ii Clan Retainer
(1962)
Ultraman Captain 'Cap' Toshio Muramatsu
(1967)
Kamen Rider Tôbei Tachibana
(1971-1973)

Filmography

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 1997 Ultraman Zearth 2
Fisherman
 1996 The 8-Tomb Village
Head of a factory
 1996 Gamera 2: Attack of the Legion
ASM Soldier (cameo)
 1996 Urutoraman Zeasu
Fisherman
 1995 Ie naki ko 2
 1995 Shinkon nari! (TV Movie)
 1994 The Nurse Story 3 (TV Movie)
 1994 Getting Any?
Chief of World Defence Force
 1994 47 Ronin
Kurobei Ôno
 1994 The Nurse Story 2 (TV Movie)
 1994 Furuhata Ninzaburô (TV Series)
Oishi
- The Dirty King (1994) ... Oishi
 1994 Shiro no jouken (TV Series)
 1992 Hashire Melos!
Dionysius II (voice)
 1991 Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah
Yuzo Tsuchihashi
 1991 Noh Mask Murders
Chief Police
 1990 Tales of the Bizarre (TV Series)
 1990 Like the Clouds, Like the Wind
Konton (voice)
 1990 Tsukiumaya Oen jikenchô (TV Series)
 1989 Onihei hankachô (TV Series)
 1989 Shaso
Takashi Kuriyama
 1989 Black Rain
Katayama
 1988 Minasan no okage desu (TV Series)
Tôbei Tachibana
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Tôbei Tachibana
 1988 Kamen Norida (TV Series)
 1987 The Asami Mitsuhiko Mystery 2 (TV Movie)
 1986 Death Shadow
 1986 Kizudarake no kunshô
Inoue
 1983 The Makioka Sisters
Sentarô Jinba
 1982 Kaikyô
 1982 Suspicion
Chief of Police, Ishihara
 1982 Keiji monogatari
Todo
 1981 Lonely Heart
 1981 Yuki
Jinji (voice)
 1980 Shogun Assassin
Lord Kurogawa (as Shoji Kobayashi)
 1979 Seibu keisatsu (TV Series)
 1979 Jean Valjean monogatari (TV Movie)
Jean Valjean (voice)
 1979 Fumetsu no Kamen raidâ supesharu (TV Movie)
Tobei Tachibana
 1979 The Shogun Assassins
Honda Masazumi
 1979 Ultraman: Monster Big Battle
Toshio Muramatsu
 1979 Akô Rôshi (TV Series)
Hara Soemon
 1979 Ultraman
Captain 'Cap' Toshio Muramatsu
 1978 Zatôichi monogatari (TV Series)
 1978 Queen Bee
Detective Kogure
 1977 Akai kizuna (TV Series)
Taizo kojima
 1977 The Devil's Island
Takezô - Chief Fisherman / Narration
 1977 Akuma no temari-uta
Hisakabe - Chi'e's Manager
 1977 Kakero! happyaku yachô (TV Mini Series)
Kawakami
 1976 Za kagesutaa (TV Series)
Inspector Keibu Tonda / Inspector Keibu Toda
- Episode #1.34 (1976) ... Inspector Keibu Tonda
- Episode #1.33 (1976) ... Inspector Keibu Tonda
- Episode #1.32 (1976) ... Inspector Keibu Tonda
- Episode #1.31 (1976) ... Inspector Keibu Tonda
- Episode #1.30 (1976) ... Inspector Keibu Tonda
 1976 The Inugami Family
Kôkichi Inugami
 1976 Momotarô-zamurai (TV Series)
Shinsuke
- Episode #1.1 (1976) ... Shinsuke
 1975 Kamen Rider Stronger (TV Mini Series)
Tôbei Tachibana
- Sayônara! Eigô no Shichinin Raidâ! (1975) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- Shutsugen! Raidâ Ichigô Nigô!! (1975) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- Raidâ Torawaru! Deruzâ Banzai!! (1975) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- Sannin Raidâ Tai Kyôryoku Deruzâ Gundan! (1975) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- Kaettekita Otoko! Sono Na wa Bui Surî!! (1975) ... Tôbei Tachibana
 1975 Kamen Rider Stronger the Movie (Short)
Tôbei Tachibana
 1974-1975 Kamen Rider Amazon (TV Series)
Tobei Tachibana
- Imitation Riders vs Amazon Rider! (1975) ... Tobei Tachibana
- Inca Doll's Day to Annihilate Greater Tokyo (1975) ... Tobei Tachibana
- Cannibal Beastman to Eat the Frozen Rider (1975) ... Tobei Tachibana
- Mole Beastman's Last Activity!! (1975) ... Tobei Tachibana
 1975 Kamen Rider Amazon: The Movie (Short)
Tôbei Tachibana
 1974 Kamen Rider X (TV Series)
Tôbei Tachibana
- Farewell, X-Rider (1974) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- The Weapon of Terror Aims at Three Riders!! (1974) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- Fear! King Dark's Revenge!! (1974) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- Showdown! King Dark vs. X-Rider (1974) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- Stand! King Dark!! (1974) ... Tôbei Tachibana
 1974 Kamen Rider X the Movie (Short)
Tôbei Tachibana
 1973-1974 Kamen Rider V3 (TV Series)
Tôbei Tachibana / Tobei Tachibana
- The Last Day of Destron (1974) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- You Are Rider No. 4!! (1974) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- A Little Friendship (1974) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- A Gunshot Rings Out! Shiro Kazami Falls!! (1974) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- Look! The Face of the Destron Leader!! (1974) ... Tôbei Tachibana
 1974 Ôedo sôsamô (TV Series)
- Katakiuchi mujô (1974)
 1973 Kamen Rider V3 vs. Destron Mutants (Short)
Tôbei Tachibana
 1973 Kamen Rider V3: The Movie (Short)
Tôbei Tachibana
 1971-1973 Kamen Rider (TV Series)
Tôbei Tachibana
- Gel-Shocker Annihilated! The End of the Leader! (1973) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- Takeshi Hongo, Transformation Impossible (1973) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- Takeshi Hongo, Cactus Monster Exposed!? (1973) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- Monster Garaox's Sky-Flying Car (1973) ... Tôbei Tachibana
- The True Identity of the Gel-Shocker Leader (1973) ... Tôbei Tachibana
 1973 Horror Theater Unbalance (TV Series)
 1972 Daigoro vs. Goliath
Suzuki
 1972 Hissatsu shikakenin (TV Series)
Hikozô
- Aki kaze futari tabi (1972) ... Hikozô
 1972 Kamen Rider vs. Ambassador Hell (Short)
Tôbei Tachibana
 1972 Ultraman Ace (TV Series)
Koyama
 1972 Kamen Rider vs. Shocker (Short)
Tobei Tachibana
 1971 Mandara (as Akishi Kobayashi)
 1971 Return of Ultraman (TV Series)
Captain Takamura
- Nidai kaijuu no kyoufu Toukyou daitatsumaki (1971) ... Captain Takamura
- Tsunami kaijuu no kyoufu Toukyou daipinchi! (1971) ... Captain Takamura
 1969 The Oiwa Phantom
Naosuke (as Issei Mori)
 1969 Prison Break
 1968-1969 Operation: Mystery! (TV Series)
Inspector Taizô Machida
- Yukionna (1969) ... Inspector Taizô Machida
- Kyôto kaimasu (1969) ... Inspector Taizô Machida
- Kyouki ningen (1969) ... Inspector Taizô Machida
- Noroi no tsubo (1969) ... Inspector Taizô Machida
- Hateshinaki bousou (1969) ... Inspector Taizô Machida
 1968 Banpaiya (TV Series)
Narration
 1968 Sabu & Ichi's Arrest Note (TV Series)
Narrator
 1968 Ultraseven (TV Series)
Satô
- Anata wa daare? (1968) ... Satô
 1967 Kaze (TV Series)
 1967 Ultraman
Captain 'Cap' Toshio Muramatsu
 1966-1967 Ultraman: A Special Effects Fantasy Series (TV Series)
Captain 'Cap' Toshio Muramatsu
- Saraba Urutoraman (1967) ... Captain 'Cap' Toshio Muramatsu
- Uchûsen kyûjo meirei (1967) ... Captain 'Cap' Toshio Muramatsu
- Chîsana eiyû (1967) ... Captain 'Cap' Toshio Muramatsu
- Utsu na! Arashi (1967) ... Captain 'Cap' Toshio Muramatsu
- Kaijû bochi (1967) ... Captain 'Cap' Toshio Muramatsu
 1966 Ultra Q (TV Series)
Lieutenant Colonel Amano
- Challenge from the Year 2020 (1966) ... Lieutenant Colonel Amano
 1965 The Pleasures of the Flesh
Mari's pimp
 1964 Kwaidan (segment "Chawan no naka")
 1964 Terebi geijutsuza (TV Series short)
Furukawa
- Ode to an Old Teacher (1964) ... Furukawa (as Shôji Kobayashi)
 1963 Youth of the Beast
Tatsuo Nomoto
 1962 Harakiri
Ii Clan Retainer
 1962 Foundry Town
Hei-san
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Akishi Kobayashi | Shoji Kobayashi | Shôji Kobayashi | Issei Mori

Height:

5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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Trivia:

Akiji Kobayashi was the voice of John Wayne for Japanese language dubbed John Wayne movies distributed in Japan.

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