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David Ken Sakurai Bo, was born in Copenhagen, Denmark. Sakurai first became known to international audiences for his performance in Károly Ujj Mészáros' fantasy noir Liza, The Fox-Fairy. The film was a European festival darling and heralded for best picture several times over. David's performance as the lead character "Tomy Tani", gained quite the... See full bio »

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(2019)
Hvide Sande Jimmy Oldenburg
(2021)
The Doorman Andre
(2020)

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 2023 Fishy (TV Series) (pre-production)
Akira (2022)
  Skavengers
Airport security
 2022 Wonderland Recoil
Liu-Ra / Beelzebub
 2021 Hvide Sande (TV Series)
Jimmy Oldenburg
- Nazi-kortet (2021) ... Jimmy Oldenburg
- Fortidens spøgelser (2021) ... Jimmy Oldenburg
- Varm velkomst (2021) ... Jimmy Oldenburg
 2020 The Doorman
Andre
 2020 Grow (TV Series)
Wester
- 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)
Kenji
- 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)
Murakawa
- 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)
Scythe
- Immortal Emerges from Cave (2017) ... Scythe
 2016 Karate Kill
Japanese Swordsman
 2016/II X (Short)
Kung Fu Gangster
 2016 Rockford Kabine: Crossroad of Carnage (Music Video)
David Sakurai
 2015 Rockford Kabine: The Death Provider (Music Video)
Le Accelerator
 2015 Liza the Fox-Fairy
Tomy Tani
 2014 Dark Samurai
Miyamoto
 2014 Lilyhammer (TV Series)
Tensing
- 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)
Shin
 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 Through Darkness
Johnny
 2012 YouBio Launch (Video short)
Villain
 2012/III Emma (Short)
Bastian
 2012 Supernatural Tales (Video)
Bastian (segment "Emma")
 2011 The Last Demon Slayer
Jiro
 2010 Love Is Vengeance (Short)
Sonny
 2010 Tony Venganza (Video)
Shiba
 2010 Wasteland Tales (Video)
The Stranger (segments "Eastern Army" & "I Barbari Dei Cph")
 2010 Eastern Army (Short)
Stranger
 2010 Tour de Force
Hiru
 2009 No Right Turn
Waiter
 2008 Assassin (Video short)
 2007/I Fighter
Tournament Fighter (uncredited)
 2007 Next Step
Japansk turist
 2006 Skyggen af tvivl (Short)
Lars
 2006 Bag Full of Pain (Short)
Johnny Tokyo
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Appears in the music video Assasin by Claire Ross Brown. See more »

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


Alternate Names:

David Ken Sakurai

Height:

5' 11½" (1.82 m)

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Trivia:

Filming Ud Af Moerket. The feature film is shooting in Copenhagen (Denmark). See more »

Trademark:

Athletic stunt skills

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