Furankî Sakai (1929–1996)


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Furankî Sakai was born on February 13, 1929 in Kagoshima, Japan as Masatoshi Sakai. He was an actor and producer, known for Mothra (1961), Bakumatsu taiyôden (1957) and Sharaku (1995). He died on June 10, 1996. See full bio »

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(age 67)

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Known For

Mothra Senichiro 'Sen-chan' Fukuda (AKA Bulldog)
(1961)
Bakumatsu taiyôden Inokori Saheiji, the stayer
(1957)
Sharaku Tsutaya
(1995)
Miyamoto Musashi Honiden Matahachi
(1973)

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 1995 Shakuhachi
 1995 Sharaku
Tsutaya
 1994 Uneasy Encounters
Man of iron pot, man of water-bus
 1993 Sono kido o tootte
Gonemon Tahara
 1991 Aitsu
Tadashi Ono
 1991 Taiheiki (TV Series)
Enki Nagasaki
 1989 Onihei hankachô (TV Series)
 1987 Shinran: Path to Purity
Yorishige Inada
 1986 Kokushi muso
Isenokami
 1983 Heart Beat
Raymond
 1981 Edo Porn
Nakajima Ise
 1980 Shogun (TV Mini-Series)
Yabu
- Episode #1.5 (1980) ... Yabu
- Episode #1.4 (1980) ... Yabu
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... Yabu
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... Yabu
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... Yabu
 1980 Shogun (TV Movie)
Lord Yabu
 1980 A un (TV Series)
Senkichi Mizuta
- Yajirobee (1980) ... Senkichi Mizuta
- Ao ringo (1980) ... Senkichi Mizuta
- Chou chou (1980) ... Senkichi Mizuta
- Komainu (1980) ... Senkichi Mizuta
 1979 Ayu no uta (TV Series)
Narration
 1979 Vengeance Is Mine
Inspector Kawai
 1978 Tsubasa wa kokoro ni tsukete
Nobuo Suzuki
 1978 Noisy Dynamite
Tokuemon
 1976 Mastermind
Captain Yamada
 1974 Blood
Rokosuke Sawamura
 1974 Machi no hi
Cosmetic surgery
 1973 Miyamoto Musashi
Honiden Matahachi
 1971 Sweet Potatoes (TV Series) (1971)
 1970 Woman Boss
 1970 Little Remi and Famous Dog Capi
Kapi (voice)
 1969 Shin Yotarô senki
Yotarô Akimoto
 1969 Topsy-Turvy Journey
Goichi Hasegawa
 1969 Yosakoi Journey
Goichi Hasegawa
 1969 Yotarô senki
Yotarô Akimoto
 1969 Kigeki ekimae sanbashi
Jiro Sakai
 1968 Hakuchû dôdô
Lawyer Sakashita
 1968 Kawachi fûten zoku
Fûkichi
 1968 Kigeki ekimae kazan
Jiro Sakai
 1968 Kigeki ekimae kaiun
Jiro Sakai
 1967 Râmen taishi
 1967 Kigeki ekimae mangan
Jiro Sakai
 1966 Five Gents on the Spot
Tsuyoshi Kebanai
 1965 Anma taiheiki (as Frankie Sakai)
 1965 Five Gents Trick Book
Tsuyoshi Kebanai
 1964 You Can Succeed, Too
Zenta Yamakawa
 1964 Kigeki: Yôki-na mibôjin
Ghost / Shunji Ogata / Assistant Professor Kida / ...
 1964 Kigeki ekimae okami
Jirô Ban'no
 1963 Kawachi udoki-Oiroke hanjoki (as Frankie Sakai)
 1963 Kigeki: Tonkatsu ichidai
Shinichi Tamaki
 1963 Shachô gaiyûki
Willie Tanaka
 1962 Chushingura
Heigorô
 1962 Chikata nikki
 1962 Kigeki ekimae onsen
Jirô Sakai
 1962 Salary man Shimizu minato
Kyû Rokkan
 1961 The Last War
Mokichi Tamura
 1961 Mothra
Senichiro 'Sen-chan' Fukuda (AKA Bulldog)
 1961 Women Are Born Twice
Nozaki
 1961 Tôkyô yawa
Ken-chan
 1961 Romance Express
Kiichi
 1961 I Want to Be a Shellfish (TV Movie)
Toyomatsu Shimizu
 1960 Weaker Sex
 1960 Yurei Hanjo-ki
Hachigogo
 1960 Hito mo arukeba
Keima Sunagawa
 1959 I Want to Be a Shellfish
Tomimatsu Shimizu
 1959 Kenka Tarô (TV Movie)
Tarô Uno
 1959 Abarenbo miri ni Ishimatsu (as Frankie Sakai)
 1959 Aisaiki
 1958 Kigeki ekimae ryokan
Kinichi Koyama
 1958 Buttsuke homban
Tetsuo Matsumoto
 1958 A Boy and Three Mothers
Seiji, the Farher
 1957 Man Who Causes a Storm
Man in jail (uncredited)
 1957 Bakumatsu taiyôden
Inokori Saheiji, the stayer
 1957 All We Want Is Happiness
Gorô Sudô
 1957 Frankie Bûchan no Aa gunkanki (as Frankie Sakai)
 1956 Gyûnyû ya Furankî
Rukuheita Sakai / Kogorô Sakai
 1956 Chika kara kita otoko
Shimpei Takiguchi
 1955 Midori harukani
Pierrot
 1955 Burden of Love
Debanokoji Kamenosuke (as Frankie Sakai)
 1955 Hatsukoi kanariya musume
Furakichi
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Alternate Names:

Frankie Sakai
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Beginning in the early 1950s, he had a jazz band known as "Frankie Sakai and the City Slickers.". See more »

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