Hitoshi Matsumoto (I)

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Hitoshi Matsumoto and his childhood friend Masatoshi Hamada teamed up as comedy duo Downtown. When they had their own TV shows in late 80s, they became phenomenal pop culture among young Japanese people. Unlike other comedy duos in Japan, they are still together, and they dominate prime time TV shows in Japan. They are most notably famous for ... See full bio »

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Big Man Japan Writer
Symbol Writer
R100 Writer


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 2020 LOL: Last One Laughing Australia (TV Series) (Created by - 6 episodes)
- There Can Be Only One (2020) ... (Created by)
- Helen From Hell (2020) ... (Created by)
- The Bum Note (2020) ... (Created by)
- Carol's Your Auntie (2020) ... (Created by)
- A Sticky Situation (2020) ... (Created by)
 2013 R100 (screenplay)
 2010 Scabbard Samurai (screenplay) / (story)
 2010 MHK: Matsumoto Hitoshi no konto (TV Movie) (creator)
 2009 Symbol (screenplay)
 2007 Big Man Japan (written by)
 2000 Densetsu no kyôshi (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- 1st Legend (2000) ... (story)
  Gottsu ê kanji (TV Series) (1 episode, 1993) (writer - 1 episode, 1997)
- Episode dated 25 May 1997 (1997) ... (writer)
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TV commercial for Click Securities

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Alternate Names:

Downtown | Matsumoto Hitoshi


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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