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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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Known For

Big Man Japan
Big Man Japan Writer
(2007)
Shinboru
Shinboru Writer
(2009)
R100
R100 Writer
(2013)
Saya-zamurai
Saya-zamurai Writer
(2010)

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 2013 R100 (screenplay)
 2010 Saya-zamurai (screenplay)
 2010 MHK: Matsumoto Hitoshi no konto (TV Movie) (creator)
 2009 Shinboru (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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Show Show Self (55 credits)
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Click Securities

Publicity Listings:

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Alternate Names:

Downtown | Matsumoto Hitoshi

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Nickname:

Matchan

Star Sign:

Virgo

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