Hiroyuki Sanada

Highest Rated:
99% The Twilight Samurai (Tasogare Seibei) (2004)
Lowest Rated:
0% Ringu 2 (Ring 2) (2005)
Birthday:
Oct 12
Birthplace:
Tokyo, Japan
Bio:
At the young age of 5 years old Sanada debuted in Rokyoku komori-uta (1965)(Sonny Chiba played the lead role.) At 11, his father passed away- and at 12 he joined Japan Action Club, an organization run by Sonny Chiba. Sanada first became famous as an action star for his role inYagyű ichizoku no inb˘…

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Kowagaru hitobito (Uneasy Encounters)
  • Actor
-- 2014
66% The Railway Man
  • Nagase
$4.4M 2014
69% The Wolverine
  • Shingen
$132.6M 2013
14% 47 Ronin
  • Oishi
$38.3M 2013
Hatsukoi (First Love)
  • Actor
-- 2012
Tugumi
  • Actor
-- 2012
38% The City of Your Final Destination
  • Pete
$0.5M 2010
Yellow Fangs
  • Actor
-- 2009
39% Speed Racer
  • Mr. Musha
$43.9M 2008
75% Sunshine
  • Kaneda
$3.4M 2007
18% Rush Hour 3
  • Kenji
$140.1M 2007
0% Ringu 2 (Ring 2)
  • Ryuji Takayama
-- 2005
Death of A Ninja
  • Actor
-- 2005
B˘koku no ţgisu (Aegis)
  • Actor
-- 2005
50% The White Countess
  • Matsuda
$1.6M 2005
31% The Promise (Master of Crimson Armor) (Wu ji)
  • General Guangming
$0.6M 2005
99% The Twilight Samurai (Tasogare Seibei)
  • Seibei Iguchi
-- 2004
65% The Last Samurai
  • Ujio
$111.1M 2003
50% Onmyoji
  • Doson
-- 2001
Round About Midnight
  • Actor
-- 1999
Tadon to chikuwa
  • Actor
-- 1998
Rasen
  • Actor
-- 1998
97% Ringu (Ring)
  • Ryuji Takayama
-- 1998
East Meets West
  • Kamijo Kenkichi
-- 1995
Sharaku
  • Tombo (Sharaku)
-- 1995
Yellow Fangs
  • Actor
-- 1990
In the Line of Duty
  • Actor
-- 1986
Royal Warriors
  • Peter Yamamoto
-- 1986
Kataku no hito (House on Fire)
  • Actor
-- 1986
Kamui no ken (Dagger of Kamui)(Revenge of the Ninja Warrior)(The Blade of Kamui)
  • Jiro
-- 1985
Ninja Wars
  • Actor
-- 1984
Shogun's Samurai - The Yagyu Clan Conspiracy
  • Actor
-- 1984
Legend of the Eight Samurai (Satomi hakken-den)
  • Shinbee
-- 1983
Kamata koshin-kyoku (Fall Guy)
  • Actor
-- 1982
Ninja Wars
  • Actor
-- 1982
Long zhi ren zhe (Ninja in the Dragon's Den) (Ninja Warriors)
  • Actor
-- 1982
Samurai Reincarnation (Makai tensh˘)
  • Actor
-- 1981
Samurai Resurrection
  • Actor
-- 1981
Space Ninja - Sword of the Space Ark
  • Actor
-- 1981
G.I. Samurai
  • Actor
-- 1981
Ninja bugeicho momochi sandayu, (Shogun's Ninja)
  • Actor
-- 1980
Uchu kara no messeji (Message from Space)
  • Shiro
-- 1978
MÔjan hourouki (Mahjong Horoki)
  • Actor
--


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
83% Extant
2014
  • Hideki Yasumoto
  • Hideki Yasumoto
2014
Revenge
2011-2014
  • Satoshi Takeda
2011 - 2012
75% Lost
2004-2010
  • Dogen
2010

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Quotes from Hiroyuki Sanada's Characters

    1. Icarus: Ninety seven percent of shield in full sunlight.
    2. Kaneda: Final panel and closing of shield is secure.
    3. Capa: You have to move now! Captain!
    4. Harvey: Kaneda's not going to make it.
    5. Capa: Captain! You have-
    6. Harvey: It's too far.
    7. Capa: Have to move! Why isn't he moving?
    8. Searle: Kaneda. What do you see?
    From Sunshine. Submitted by Karene A (11 months ago)
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