David Sakurai

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David Sakurai was born in Copenhagen, Denmark. At the age of 18, he moved to Japan where he received his theatrical training and honed his skills in the indie film scene in Tokyo. After relocating back to Denmark in 2008, Sakurai proved himself a strong, versatile actor having been cast in a variety of drama, comedy, and action. Sakurai first became... See full bio »

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 2021 Hvide Sande (TV Series) (post-production)
Jimmy Oldenburg
- Nazi-kortet (2021) ... Jimmy Oldenburg
- Fortidens spøgelser (2021) ... Jimmy Oldenburg
- Varm velkomst (2021) ... Jimmy Oldenburg
  Wonderland Recoil (completed)
Liu-Ra / Beelzebub
 2020 The Doorman
 2020 Grow (TV Series)
- Monopoly (2020) ... Wester
- Standardization (2020) ... Wester
- Blue Ocean (2020) ... Wester
- The Competitor (2020) ... Wester
- The ABC (2020) ... Wester
 2020 S.W.A.T. (TV Series)
- Ekitai Rashku (2020) ... Kenji
 2019 The Man in the High Castle (TV Series)
Colonel Saito
- No Masters But Ourselves (2019) ... Colonel Saito
- All Serious Daring (2019) ... Colonel Saito
- Mauvaise Foi (2019) ... Colonel Saito
- Every Door Out... (2019) ... Colonel Saito
- Hexagram 64 (2019) ... Colonel Saito
 2018 Origin (TV Series)
- The Wasteland (2018) ... Murakawa
- The Road Not Taken (2018) ... Murakawa
 2018 Unbroken: Path to Redemption
Watanabe 'The Bird'
 2018 The Butcher (Video short)
The Butcher
 2017 Acts of Vengeance
Hulking Man
 2017 Le Accelerator
Le Accelerator
 2017/II Housewife
Bruce / ULM leader
 2017 Iron Fist (TV Series)
- Immortal Emerges from Cave (2017) ... Scythe
 2016 Karate Kill
Japanese Swordsman
 2016/II X (Short)
Kung Fu Gangster
 2016 Rockford Kabine: Crossroad of Carnage (Video short)
David Sakurai
 2015 Rockford Kabine: The Death Provider (Video short)
Le Accelerator
 2015 Liza the Fox-Fairy
Tomy Tani
 2014 Dark Samurai
 2014 Lilyhammer (TV Series)
- Loose Ends (2014) ... Tensing (as David Ken Sakurai)
- The Mind Is Like a Monkey (2014) ... Tensing
 2014/XIV One (Short)
The One
 2014 Echoes of a Ronin (Short)
 2014 In Order of Disappearance
Takashi Claus 'Kineseren' Nielsen
 2013 The Detectives
Sony Kazu
 2013 Europamestrene (TV Series)
Mr. Wong
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Mr. Wong (voice)
 2012 Skavengers
Airport security
 2012 Through Darkness
 2012 YouBio Launch (Video short)
 2012/III Emma (Short)
 2012 Supernatural Tales (Video)
Bastian (segment "Emma")
 2011 The Last Demon Slayer
 2010 Love Is Vengeance (Short)
 2010 Tony Venganza (Video)
 2010 Wasteland Tales (Video)
The Stranger (segments "Eastern Army" & "I Barbari Dei Cph")
 2010 Eastern Army (Short)
 2010 Tour de Force
 2009 No Right Turn
 2008 Assassin (Video short)
 2007/I Fighter
Tournament Fighter
 2007 Next Step
Japansk turist
 2006 Skyggen af tvivl (Short)
 2006 Bag Full of Pain (Short)
Johnny Tokyo
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Performed motion capture action for the video-game Hitman Absolution See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

David Ken Sakurai


5' 11½" (1.82 m)

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Won the 'Breakout Action Star' award at the 2010 AOF Film Festival. See more »

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