Ken'ichi Matsuyama


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Kenichi Matsuyama was born on March 5, 1985 in Mutsu, Japan. He started his career in 2001 modeling. The following year, he debuted as an actor, landing a small role in Gokusen (2002). In 2003, he made his film debut w/ a supporting role in Bright Future (2002). His major breakthrough was in 2006 his performance as L in the Death Note film ... See full bio »

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Death Note L / Ryûzaki
(2006)
(2006)
Norwegian Wood Toru Watanabe
(2010)

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 2022 Dreaming of the Meridian Arc
Hiroaki Kinoshita / Matakichi
 2022/I Noise
Jun Tanabe
 2021 Japan Sinks: People of Hope (TV Series)
Koichi Tokiwa
- Episode #1.1 (2021) ... Koichi Tokiwa
 2021 Japan Sinks: People of Hope (TV Series)
 2021 Riverside Mukolitta
Takeshi Yamada
 2021/IV Blue
Nobuto Urita
 2021 Brave: Gunjyo Senki
Nobunaga
 2020 Hotel Royal
Satoshi Miyakawa
 2019 Yuganda hamon (TV Series)
Mitazono Kunio
- Direction of ripples (2019) ... Mitazono Kunio
- Birth (2019) ... Mitazono Kunio
- Treasure (2019) ... Mitazono Kunio
- Arrest (2019) ... Mitazono Kunio
- In the fog (2019) ... Mitazono Kunio
 2019 From Miyamoto to You
Kazuo Jinbo
 2019 The Big White Tower (TV Mini Series)
Shuji Satomi
- Episode #1.5 (2019) ... Shuji Satomi
- Episode #1.4 (2019) ... Shuji Satomi
- Episode #1.3 (2019) ... Shuji Satomi
- Episode #1.2 (2019) ... Shuji Satomi
- Episode #1.1 (2019) ... Shuji Satomi
 2019 Promare: Galo-hen (Short)
Galo Thymos (voice)
 2019 Promare: Lio-hen (Short)
Galo Thymos (voice)
 2019 Promare
Galo Thymos (voice)
 2018 Saint Young Men (TV Series)
Jesus Christ
 2018 From Miyamoto to You (TV Mini Series)
Kazuo Jinbo
- Episode #1.12 (2018) ... Kazuo Jinbo
- Episode #1.11 (2018) ... Kazuo Jinbo
- Episode #1.10 (2018) ... Kazuo Jinbo
- Episode #1.9 (2018) ... Kazuo Jinbo
- Episode #1.8 (2018) ... Kazuo Jinbo
 2018 Tonari no kazoku wa aoku mieru (TV Mini Series)
Taiki Igarashi
- Episode #1.10 (2018) ... Taiki Igarashi
- Episode #1.9 (2018) ... Taiki Igarashi
- Episode #1.8 (2018) ... Taiki Igarashi
- Episode #1.7 (2018) ... Taiki Igarashi
- Episode #1.6 (2018) ... Taiki Igarashi
 2017 Yurigokoro
Yosuke
 2017 Sekigahara
Kanetsugu Naoe
 2017 A Life: Itoshiki Hito (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.10 (2017)
- Episode #1.9 (2017)
- Episode #1.8 (2017)
- Episode #1.7 (2017)
- Episode #1.6 (2017)
 2015-2016 Futagashira (TV Series)
Benzo
- Episode #2.5 (2016) ... Benzo
- Episode #2.4 (2016) ... Benzo
- Episode #2.3 (2016) ... Benzo
- Episode #2.1 (2016) ... Benzo
- Episode #1.5 (2015) ... Benzo
 2016 Rage
Tetsuya Tashoro
 2015 The Gutsy Frog (TV Mini Series)
Hiroshi
- Episode #1.10 (2015) ... Hiroshi
- Episode #1.9 (2015) ... Hiroshi
- Episode #1.8 (2015) ... Hiroshi
- Episode #1.7 (2015) ... Hiroshi
- Episode #1.6 (2015) ... Hiroshi
 2015 The Emperor in August
Takeo, Sasaki
 2015 Ao no ran (as Kenichi Matsuyama)
 2015 Legacy of SOMA: Aonoran
Kojiro Masakado
 2015 Kôhaku ga umareta hi (TV Movie)
 2015 Chasuke's Journey
Chasuke
 2014 Haru wo seotte
Toru
 2014 Homeland
 2013 Olympic no minoshirokin (TV Series)
Kunio shimazaki
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Kunio shimazaki
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... Kunio shimazaki
 2013 The Kiyosu Conference
Hori Hidemasa
 2012 Taira no Kiyomori (TV Series)
Kiyomori Taira / Tairano Kiyomori
- Episode #1.50 (2012) ... Tairano Kiyomori
- Episode #1.49 (2012) ... Tairano Kiyomori
- Episode #1.48 (2012) ... Tairano Kiyomori
- Episode #1.47 (2012) ... Tairano Kiyomori
- Episode #1.46 (2012) ... Tairano Kiyomori
 2011 Train Brain Express
Kei komachi
 2011 Bunny Drop
Daikichi Kawachi
 2011 My Back Pages
 2011 Gantz: Perfect Answer
Masaru Kato
 2011 Another Gantz (TV Movie)
Masaru Kato
 2010 Gantz
Masaru Kato
 2010 Norwegian Wood
Toru Watanabe
 2010 Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac
Yûji Miwa
 2009 Kaiji: Jinsei gyakuten gêmu
Makoto Sahara
 2009 Kamui
Kamui
 2009 Zeni geba (TV Series)
Gamagori Futaro / Nonomura Shinichi
- Episode #1.9 (2009) ... Gamagori Futaro / Nonomura Shinichi
- Episode #1.8 (2009) ... Gamagori Futaro / Nonomura Shinichi
- Episode #1.7 (2009) ... Gamagori Futaro / Nonomura Shinichi
- Episode #1.6 (2009) ... Gamagori Futaro / Nonomura Shinichi
- Episode #1.5 (2009) ... Gamagori Futaro / Nonomura Shinichi
 2008 Detroit Metal City
Sôichi Negishi / Johannes Krauser II
 2007 Don't Laugh at My Romance
Mirume / student
 2007 Tsubaki Sanjûrô
Iori Isaka
 2007 South Bound
Officer Niigaki
 2007 Sexy Voice and Robo (TV Series)
Ichiro Sudo / Robo
- Robo (2007) ... Ichiro Sudo / Robo
- Sachiko (2007) ... Ichiro Sudo / Robo
- Puccini: Part 2 (2007) ... Ichiro Sudo / Robo
- Puccini: Part 1 (2007) ... Ichiro Sudo / Robo
- Mr. Hamburger (2007) ... Ichiro Sudo / Robo
 2007 Prodigy
Oto Kikuna
 2006 Death Note (TV Series)
Jealous
- Love (2006) ... Jealous (voice)
 2006 Ten Nights of Dreams
segment - 'The 10th Night'
 2006 Death Note: The Last Name
L / Ryûzaki
 2006 Vanished
Tomohiko
 2006 Death Note
L / Ryûzaki
 2005 1 Litre of Tears (TV Mini Series)
Kawamoto Yuji
- Love Letter (2005) ... Kawamoto Yuji
- I live now (2005) ... Kawamoto Yuji
- 1 Litre of Tears (2005) ... Kawamoto Yuji
- The place where I am (2005) ... Kawamoto Yuji
 2005 Otoko-tachi no Yamato
Katsumi Kamio (15 years old)
 2005 Custom Made 10.30
Tamotu
 2005/II Nana
Shin'ichi Okazaki
 2005 Be-Bop High School (TV Movie)
 2005 Linda Linda Linda
Makihara
 2004 Be-Bop High School (TV Movie)
Jun Kawabata
 2004 Cha no aji
Young Man in Red T-Shirt
 2004 Kamachi
 2004 The Locker 2
Yôsuke Shinohara
 2004 Uiningu pasu
 2003 Kids War 5 (TV Series)
 2003 Message: Kotoba ga, uragitteiku (TV Series)
- Episode #1.7 (2003)
 2002 Bright Future
Jun
 2002 Gokusen (TV Series)
Ken'ichi Mori
- Sayonara yankumi (2002) ... Ken'ichi Mori
- Omaera hitori ja nai (2002) ... Ken'ichi Mori
- Watashi wa seito wo shinjiru!! (2002) ... Ken'ichi Mori
- Hito no sei ni sun na!! (2002) ... Ken'ichi Mori
- Anta wa haha oya daro!! (2002) ... Ken'ichi Mori
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Alternate Names:

Kenichi Matsuyama

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)

Spouse:

Koyuki  (3 children)
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Nickname:

Matsuken

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