Birth Place Matching "Kanagawa, Japan" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Director | Scottsboro Girls
Filmmaker, Comic actor and TV Presenter
Born in Japan and raised in Adelaide and Bangkok, Yujiro (YT) studied economics (Bachelors degree) at Keio University, Tokyo, before starting a career in show business.
His television credits include presenting and acting in a variety of programs on TV Tokyo, ...
Actress | Dâku sûtsu
Born Furuya Hitomi in Tochigi Prefecture and raised in Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture she became a model at age seventeen in 1993. A year later she also became a singer with Let's Play Winter being her first song. She mostly writes her own lyrics. She married Uesugi of the Gasboys in 2002 and also ...
8. Yû Kashii
Actress | Death Note: Desu nôto
Yû Kashii was born on February 16, 1987 in Kanagawa, Japan as Yuko Kashii. She is an actress, known for Death Note (2006), Lorelei: The Witch of the Pacific Ocean (2005) and 252: Signal of Life (2008). She has been married to Joe Odagiri since December 27, 2007.
11. Yûzô Kayama
Actor | Tsubaki Sanjûrô
The son of one of one of Japan's biggest male stars of the 1930s, 'Ken Uehara', the handsome and likable Yuzo Kayama became one of Japan's biggest male stars of the 1960s. And just as Uehara embodied the idea of a modern Japanese wartime hero, Kayama became symbolic of postwar Japanese affluence ...
12. Kyôko Koizumi
Actress | Tokyo Sonata
One goes to Atsugi to see the American war machine at work or see where one of Japan's leading pop singers was born. Born in Kanagawa just south of Tokyo in 1966, Koizumi Kyoko participated in and won the Staa Tanjo! ('A Star Is Born') television talent program in 1981 and subsequently released her...
13. Tôru Furuya
Actor | Papurika
Tôru Furuya was born on July 31, 1953 in Isogo-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. He is an actor, known for Paprika (2006), Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (2013) and Sailor Moon (1992). He has been married to Satomi Majima since March 1985. They have one child. He was previously married to Mami Koyama.
21. Yoshiyuki Tomino
Yoshiyuki Tomino was born on November 5, 1941 in Odawara, Kanagawa, Japan. He is a writer and director, known for Mobile Suit Z Gundam: A New Translation - Heirs to the Stars (2004), Mobile Suit Z Gundam 2: A New Translation - Lovers (2005) and Gundam Reconguista in G (2014).
23. Tôri Matsuzaka
Actor | Korô no chi
Tôri Matsuzaka was born on October 17, 1988 in Kanagawa, Japan. He is an actor, known for The Blood of Wolves (2018), Call Boy (2018) and We Can't Change the World. But, We Wanna Build a School in Cambodia. (2011).
24. Mao Inoue
Actress | Hana yori dango
Encouraged by her mother to start and a fan letter after her first year in the business, Mao Inoue began her career as a child actress at age five and has not stopped since. Mao was born in Yokohama, Kanagawa, just west of Tokyo, in 1987. She gained national Japanese attention on Kids War from 1999...
26. Miki Sugimoto
Actress | Zeroka no onna: Akai wappa
Miki Sugimoto is almost inseparable from fellow 1970s Toei film star Reiko Ike. Both stared in numerous "sukeban" films throughout the 1970s and helped build a generation of "Toei porn".
A fashion model and star of "Go Go Girl in All Night Fuji" (a Japanese TV program), she made her film debut in "...
29. Akira Terao
Actor | Ran
Akira Terao is the son of the famous actor Jukichi Uno. After graduating from Bunka Gakuin University, he formed a rock band "The Savage" which experienced brief success thanks to their hit 'Itsumademo, Itsumademo'. In 1967, Kei Kuma hired him to play alongside his father in his film 'Tunnel of ...
34. Tomoya Nagase
Actor | Stranger: Mukô hadan
Tomoya Nagase is a Japanese singer and actor. He is the youngest member of TOKIO, a Johnny Entertainment musical group. He is the primary vocalist, in addition to playing the guitar alongside TOKIO's leader, Joshima Shigeru. Nagase is known as Nagase, Tomoya, Naga-kun, Tomo-kun, Baby or Tomobaby. ...
35. Shôsuke Tanihara
Actor | Hana yori dango
Shôsuke Tanihara was born on July 8, 1972 in Kanagawa, Japan. He is an actor, known for Hana yori dango (1995), Godzilla: Final Wars (2004) and Fudoh: The New Generation (1996). He has been married to Emi Miyake since March 14, 2007. They have three children.
39. Osamu Mukai
Actor | Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown
Osamu Mukai was born on February 7, 1982 in Kanagawa, Japan. He is an actor, known for Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown (2019), Naruto: Shippûden (2007) and S: Saigo no Keikan - Dakkan: Recovery of Our Future (2015). He has been married to Ryôko Kuninaka since December 28, 2014. They have one ...
40. Shiho Fujimura
Actress | Zatôichi tekka tabi
Shiho Fujimura was born in Kanagawa, Japan on January 3rd 1939. Throughout most of her career, she usually appeared in "Jidaigeki" dramas. She started her career in 1962 by debuting in The Outcast (1962) directed by Kon Ichikawa and Kiru (1962) directed by Kenji Kisumi and both starring Ichikawa ...
41. Megumi Odaka
Actress | Gojira vs. Kingu Gidorâ
Megumi Odaka was born on May 9, 1972 in Kanagawa, Japan. When she was 12 years-old, she jump-started her film career as a voice actress for children's TV shows in Japan. In addition, with also being a singer, she released several singles and albums throughout the late 1980s. After participating in ...
45. Kenji Sahara
Actor | Gojira vs. Mekagojira
Kenji Sahara was born Tadashi Ishihara on May 14, 1932 in Kawasaki City, Kanagawa, Japan. He came in second in the "Mr. Ordinary Contest" in 1953 and his cinema debut was as an extra in two small roles in Godzilla (1954), one as a ship passenger and one as a journalist. However, his break-through ...
48. Takako Tokiwa
Actress | Akai tsuki
Takako Tokiwa was born on April 30, 1972 in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. She is an actress, known for Akai tsuki (2004), A Fighter's Blues (2000) and 20th Century Boys 1: Beginning of the End (2008). She has been married to Keishi Nagatsuka since October 20, 2009.