Ken Ogata (1937–2008)


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Ken Ogata was born on July 20, 1937 in Tokyo, Japan as Akinobu Ogata. He is known for his work on Edo Porn (1981), The Demon (1978) and Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters (1985). He died on October 5, 2008 in Tsurumi, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. See full bio »

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Known For

Edo Porn Tetsuzo (Katsushika Hokusai)
(1981)
The Demon Sôkichi Takeshita
(1978)
Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters Yukio Mishima (segment "November 25, 1970") / Narrator
(1985)
(1983)

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 2008 Garden of the Wind (TV Series)
Teizo Shiratori
- Natsuyukikazura (2008) ... Teizo Shiratori
- Yûforubia (2008) ... Teizo Shiratori
- Raimuzuiyâ (2008) ... Teizo Shiratori
- Furokkusu (2008) ... Teizo Shiratori
- Saponaria (2008) ... Teizo Shiratori
 2008 Bôshi (TV Movie)
 2006 Love and Honor
Shinnojo's fencing instructor
 2006 A Long Walk
Matsutaro Yasuda
 2006 Granny Gabai
Tofu shop owner
 2005 Miracle Banana
Takashi Yamamura
 2005 The Samurai I Loved
Maki Sukezaemon
 2005 Ruri no Shima (TV Series)
Nakama Yuzo
- Episode #1.10 (2005) ... Nakama Yuzo
- Episode #1.9 (2005) ... Nakama Yuzo
- Episode #1.8 (2005) ... Nakama Yuzo
- Episode #1.7 (2005) ... Nakama Yuzo
- Episode #1.6 (2005) ... Nakama Yuzo
 2005 Seishun no mon: Chikuhô hen (TV Mini Series)
Toraji Yabe
- Dai 2-ya (2005) ... Toraji Yabe
- Dai 1-ya (2005) ... Toraji Yabe
 2004 Proof of the Man (TV Mini Series)
Eizaburo Nasu
- Episode #1.10 (2004) ... Eizaburo Nasu
- Episode #1.9 (2004) ... Eizaburo Nasu
- Episode #1.8 (2004) ... Eizaburo Nasu
- Episode #1.7 (2004) ... Eizaburo Nasu
- Episode #1.6 (2004) ... Eizaburo Nasu
 2004 The Hidden Blade
Chief Retainer Hori
 2004 Last Quarter
Doujima
 2004 Izo
Swordsman
 2003 Time Limit (TV Movie)
 2003 Say Hello to Black Jack (TV Mini Series)
Osamu Hattori
- Episode #1.11 (2003) ... Osamu Hattori
- Episode #1.10 (2003) ... Osamu Hattori
- Episode #1.9 (2003) ... Osamu Hattori
- Episode #1.8 (2003) ... Osamu Hattori
- Episode #1.7 (2003) ... Osamu Hattori
 2002 September 11
Villageois (segment "Japan")
 2001 Prince Shotoku (TV Movie)
Soga no Umako
 2001 Man Walking on Snow
Nobuo Honma
 2000 Film Noir
Client
 2000 Tezuka Osamu gekijou (TV Movie)
 2000 Shooting Star
Kikujiro
 1999 Autumn Blossoms
Mokuhei Umano
 1997 Gift (TV Series)
Yujiro Kishiwada
- Episode #1.11 (1997) ... Yujiro Kishiwada
- Episode #1.10 (1997) ... Yujiro Kishiwada
 1997 Môri Motonari (TV Series)
Tsunehisa Amago
 1996 Hakusyuu no Toki (TV Movie)
Takenori Shindoh
 1996 Gonin 2
Toyama Masamichi
 1996 The Pillow Book
The Father
 1993 Homura tatsu (TV Series)
 1993 Kokkai e ikô!
Shigeyoshi matsudaira
 1993 Haru no ichizoku (TV Series)
 1992 Succession
Daisaku Kadota
 1992 O-Roshiya-koku suimu-tan
Koudayu Daikokuya
 1991 My Soul Is Slashed
Shutaro Ishikawa
 1991 Goodbye Mama
 1991 Heat Wave
Police
 1991 Dai yûkai
Inspector Daigoro Igari
 1991 Taiheiki (TV Series)
Sadauji Ashikaga
 1990 Shingo juuban shoubu (TV Movie)
The narrator
 1989 Shijou no tabibito (TV Series)
 1989 Shaso
Heikichi Washio
 1989 Zatoichi
Rônin / Masterless samurai
 1988 Peacock King
Jikû Ajari
 1988 Umi no muribushi (TV Movie)
 1988 A Chaos of Flowers
Kan Yosano
 1988 Oracion
Senzo Wataumi
 1988 Niji no aru heya (TV Movie)
 1988 Rabu sutori o kimini
Setsuo Nagata
 1987 Tokyo Bordello
Police man
 1987 Zegen
Iheiji Muraoka
 1986 House on Fire
Kazuo Dan
 1985 Tracked
Tokichi Sakane
 1985 Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters
Yukio Mishima (segment "November 25, 1970") / Narrator
 1985 Hagoku (TV Movie)
 1985 Oar
Iwago Tomita
 1983 The Catch
Fusajiro Kohama
 1983 Okinawan Boys
Mr. Higa
 1983 The Geisha
Katsuzo
 1983 The Ballad of Narayama
Tatsuhei
 1982 Yaju-deka
Seiji Ohtaki
 1982 Tôge no gunzô (TV Series)
Kuranosuke ohuchi
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... Kuranosuke ohuchi
 1981 Kirigirisu (TV Movie)
Aritsu
 1981 Takushî sanba (TV Series)
Eiichi Asada
- Rojou no kouya (1981) ... Eiichi Asada
- Ai no katachi (1981) ... Eiichi Asada
- Yoru no shounen (1981) ... Eiichi Asada
 1981 Edo Porn
Tetsuzo (Katsushika Hokusai)
 1981 Samurai Reincarnation
Musashi Miyamoto
 1981 Why Not?
Furukawa
 1980 The Wicked
Inoue
 1980 Virus: The End
Prof. Tsuchiya
 1980 Shadow Warriors
Koga Shirobe
 1976-1979 Zatôichi monogatari (TV Series)
- Money and Hell (1976)
 1979 Vengeance Is Mine
Iwao Enokizu
 1979 Ashura no gotoku (TV Series)
Takao Satomi
 1978 The Demon
Sôkichi Takeshita
 1978 Akujo ni tsuite (TV Series)
 1977 Hakkodasan
Corporal Murayama
 1977 Akai gekiryû (TV Series)
Seiji Tashiro
 1976 Kaze to kumo to niji to (TV Series)
Sumitomo fujiwara (1976)
 1975 Hissatsu hitchû shigotoya kagyô (TV Series)
Hanbê
 1974 The Castle of Sand
Miki
 1974 The Last Samurai
Nakamura Hanjiro
 1972-1973 Hissatsu shikakenin (TV Series)
Baian Fujieda
- Shikakenin okite ni chôsen! (1973) ... Baian Fujieda
- Seigi ni karamareta shikakenin (1973) ... Baian Fujieda
- Uso no shikake ni shikake no makoto (1973) ... Baian Fujieda
- Shikake ni kita shinda otoko (1973) ... Baian Fujieda
- Wana ni shikakeru (1973) ... Baian Fujieda
 1971 En toiu onna
 1970 Tange Sazen (TV Series)
Tange Samanosuke / Tange Sazen
 1969 Taifû to zakuro (TV Series)
 1969 Waga koi waga uta
Hitomi Yamaguchi
 1969 Farewell, My Beloved
Tadayuki Kno
 1968 The House of Wooden Blocks
Yûji Sugiura
 1968 The Sex Check
Shiro
 1965 Takôki (TV Series)
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5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Began his career as a member of the Shinkokugeki theatrical troupe, 1958.

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