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And Then Tsunejiro Hiraoka
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(2006)
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(2008)
Jûhassai, umi e Eisuke Morimoto
(1979)

Filmography

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 2021 Arc
Rihito
 2021 I Fell in Love Like a Flower Bouquet
Hirotaro Yamane
 2020 Independence of Japan
Shigeru Yoshida
 2020 Kotaki Kyodai to Shikuhakku (TV Series)
Reiji Furutaki
- Episode #1.10 (2020) ... Reiji Furutaki
 2020 Shiranakuteii Koto (TV Mini Series)
Toru Notoa
- Episode #1.10 (2020) ... Toru Notoa
- Episode #1.9 (2020) ... Toru Notoa
- Episode #1.8 (2020) ... Toru Notoa
- Episode #1.7 (2020) ... Toru Notoa
- Episode #1.6 (2020) ... Toru Notoa
 2019 Toppu rîgu (TV Series)
Michiie Kondô
- Episode #1.6 (2019) ... Michiie Kondô
- Episode #1.5 (2019) ... Michiie Kondô
- Episode #1.4 (2019) ... Michiie Kondô
- Episode #1.3 (2019) ... Michiie Kondô
- Episode #1.2 (2019) ... Michiie Kondô
 2016-2019 Midnight Diner: Tokyo Stories (TV Mini Series)
Master
- Crab and Toshikoshi Soba (2019) ... Master
- Sweet Rolled Omelet (2019) ... Master
- Curry Ramen (2019) ... Master
- Kitsune Udon (2019) ... Master
- Salmon and Mushrooms (2019) ... Master
 2019 The Big White Tower (TV Mini Series)
Mataichi Zaizen
- Episode #1.5 (2019) ... Mataichi Zaizen
- Episode #1.4 (2019) ... Mataichi Zaizen
- Episode #1.3 (2019) ... Mataichi Zaizen
- Episode #1.2 (2019) ... Mataichi Zaizen
- Episode #1.1 (2019) ... Mataichi Zaizen
 2019 The Island of Cats
Iwao
 2018 Miracles (TV Mini Series)
Shun Samejima
- Episode #1.10 (2018) ... Shun Samejima
- Episode #1.9 (2018) ... Shun Samejima
- Episode #1.8 (2018) ... Shun Samejima
- Episode #1.7 (2018) ... Shun Samejima
- Episode #1.6 (2018) ... Shun Samejima
 2018 His Lost Name
Tetsuro
 2018 The Miracle of Crybaby Shottan
Mamoru Fujita
 2018 Hagetaka (TV Mini Series)
Ryosuke Iijima
- Episode #1.8 (2018) ... Ryosuke Iijima
- Episode #1.7 (2018) ... Ryosuke Iijima
- Episode #1.6 (2018) ... Ryosuke Iijima
- Episode #1.5 (2018) ... Ryosuke Iijima
- Episode #1.4 (2018) ... Ryosuke Iijima
 2017 Mukoku
Shozo
 2017 Ties: A Miraculous Colt (TV Series)
 2017 Gekokujô Juken (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.10 (2017)
- Episode #1.9 (2017)
- Episode #1.8 (2017)
- Episode #1.7 (2017)
- Episode #1.6 (2017)
 2017 Rakuen (TV Mini Series)
Hajime Doisaki
- Episode #1.6 (2017) ... Hajime Doisaki
- Episode #1.5 (2017) ... Hajime Doisaki
- Episode #1.4 (2017) ... Hajime Doisaki
- Episode #1.3 (2017) ... Hajime Doisaki
- Episode #1.2 (2017) ... Hajime Doisaki
 2017 An Emblem Dedicated to You (TV Movie)
 2016 Midnight Diner 2
Master
 2016 Natsumi's Firefly
Sakakiyama, Ungets
 2016 Hibana (TV Mini Series)
Watanabe
- Episode #1.10 (2016)
- Episode #1.4 (2016) ... Watanabe
- Episode #1.9 (2016)
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... Watanabe
 2015 Godan (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.6 (2015)
- Episode #1.5 (2015)
- Episode #1.4 (2015)
- Episode #1.3 (2015)
- Episode #1.2 (2015)
 2015 Koinaka (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.9 (2015)
- Episode #1.8 (2015)
- Episode #1.7 (2015)
- Episode #1.5 (2015)
- Episode #1.4 (2015)
 2015 The Emperor's Cook (TV Mini Series)
Kamaichi Usami
- Episode #1.12 (2015)
- Episode #1.11 (2015)
- Episode #1.10 (2015)
- Episode #1.9 (2015)
- Episode #1.8 (2015)
 2015 Shin Naniwa Kin'yû-dô (TV Movie)
 2015 Hatachi to ippiki (TV Movie)
 2015 Money Wars (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.1 (2015)
 2009-2014 Midnight Diner (TV Series)
Master
- Toshikoshi soba (2014) ... Master
- Rebanira to nirareba (2014) ... Master
- Kinpiragobou (2014) ... Master
- Shijimijiru (2014) ... Master
- Roll kyabetsu (2014) ... Master
 2014 Midnight Diner
Master
 2014 55 Sai Kara No Hello Life (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.4 (2014)
 2014 Gokuaku Gambo (TV Mini Series)
Koshimizu Gen
- Episode #1.11 (2014) ... Koshimizu Gen
- Episode #1.10 (2014) ... Koshimizu Gen
- Episode #1.9 (2014) ... Koshimizu Gen
- Episode #1.8 (2014) ... Koshimizu Gen
- Episode #1.7 (2014) ... Koshimizu Gen
 2013 Woman (TV Mini Series)
Kentaro
- Episode #1.11 (2013) ... Kentaro
- Episode #1.10 (2013) ... Kentaro
- Episode #1.9 (2013) ... Kentaro
- Episode #1.8 (2013) ... Kentaro
- Episode #1.7 (2013) ... Kentaro
 2013 The End of Summer
Shingo
 2013 Tremble Cow (TV Mini Series)
 2013 Leaving on the 15th Spring
Toshiharu Nakazato
 2013 The Great Passage
Kouhei Araki
 2013 Kyokuhoku rapusodi (TV Mini Series)
Masashi sera
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Masashi sera
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... Masashi sera
 2011-2012 Carnation (TV Series)
Zensaku Ohara
- Episode #1.127 (2012) ... Zensaku Ohara
- Episode #1.111 (2012) ... Zensaku Ohara (voice)
- Episode #1.67 (2011) ... Zensaku Ohara
- Episode #1.66 (2011) ... Zensaku Ohara
- Episode #1.65 (2011) ... Zensaku Ohara
 2011 Suna no utsuwa (TV Series)
Eitaro imanishi
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Eitaro imanishi
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... Eitaro imanishi
 2011 The Egoists
 2011 The Marriage Counselor (TV Series)
 2010 Sketches of Kaitan City
Ryuzo Hika
 2010 Abraxas
 2010 Haru's Journey
Kinoshita (the Sailor)
 2010 Bi no kyojin tachi (TV Series)
Narrator
- Frank Brangwyn 'Shipbuilding' (2010) ... Narrator
 2010 Boys on the Run
Suzuki san
 2009 Kamui
Hanbei
 2009 Kikotsu no hanketsu (TV Movie)
 2009 The Penetrators/The Sun in Kurobe (TV Series)
Takiyama (2009)
 2008 Then Summer Came
Toru
 2008 Vacation
Toru Hirai
 2008 Double Trouble
Tadashi Iizuka
 2006 Tokyo Tower: Mom and Me, and Sometimes Dad (TV Movie)
Okudera
 2006 Kamiya Etsuko no seishun
Yasutada
 2006 Tales from Earthsea
The King (voice)
 2005 Fîmeiru
Old man (segment "Tamamushi")
 2004 Quill: The Life of a Guide Dog
Watanabe Mitsuru
 2003 Like Asura
Takao Satomi
 2003 Dr. Coto's Clinic (TV Series)
Shoichi Hoshino
 2003 Say Hello to Black Jack (TV Mini Series)
Dr. Kawakami
- Episode #1.5 (2003) ... Dr. Kawakami
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... Dr. Kawakami
- Episode #1.3 (2003) ... Dr. Kawakami
 2002 Ten Dark Women (TV Movie)
Matsukichi Kaze, Producer
 2002 Ghiblies: Episode 2 (Video short)
Toshi-chan (voice)
 1999 Sentakuki wa ore ni makasero
Ogami, Taiji
 1999 Himitsu
Heisuke / Husband and father
 1998 Coquille
Tatsuya Urayama
 1998 Ten urara (TV Series) (1998)
 1997 Hotaru no yado (TV Movie)
Koike
 1997 Princess Mononoke
Jiko-bô (voice)
 1983-1997 Fuzoroi no ringotachi (TV Series)
Toshie negishi
- Episode #4.13 (1997) ... Toshie negishi
- Episode #4.12 (1997) ... Toshie negishi
- Episode #4.11 (1997) ... Toshie negishi
- Episode #4.10 (1997) ... Toshie negishi
- Episode #4.9 (1997) ... Toshie negishi
 1995 Hôbiki no Tatsu torimonochô (TV Series)
Tatsu
- Episode #1.9 (1995) ... Tatsu
 1993 Chibusa
 1993 The Tomb & the Divorce
Yoshinori ishino
 1993 Oka no ue no himawari (TV Series)
 1993 The Last U-Boat (TV Movie)
Tatsumi - Fregattenkapitän
 1991 Shimanto River
Hideo Yamamoto / Atsuyoshi & Asako's father
 1990 Hong Kong Paradise
Hachiro Oishi
 1989 Untama giru
Giru
 1989 Kitsui yatsura (TV Series)
Goro ohsone
 1988 Getting Blue in Color
Futoshi Miike
 1988 Bakayaro! I'm Plenty Mad
Shigeru Kosaka (Episode 4)
 1988 Odoki medoki (TV Movie)
 1986 For Business
Tenjin Sakuramiya
 1985 And Then
Tsunejiro Hiraoka
 1985 Love Letter
Tetsushi Kamiya
 1985 Paradise View
Reishu Goya
 1985 Kuroi doresu no onna (TV Movie)
Keisuke Tsuji
 1984 The Funeral
Inose
 1984 Wangan Doro
Nakamura
 1984 Nihon no omokage (TV Mini Series)
Sentaro NISHIDA
 1983 The Second Love
Hideo Hyuga
 1982 Yaju-deka
Miura
 1982 Tôge no gunzô (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1982)
 1981 Call from Darkness
Mikio Tamura
 1979 Jûhassai, umi e
Eisuke Morimoto
 1977 Ballad of Orin
Torazo
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