Hiroyuki Sanada - Rotten Tomatoes

Hiroyuki Sanada

Began his film career at age 5. Toured with the Royal Shakespeare Company in a 1999production of King Lear, with Nigel Hawthorne playing the title role. Won a Japanese Academy Award for his work in The Twilight Samurai (2002). Received an honorary MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) in 2002. Has a black belt in karate.

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Life
  • Actor
2017
88% Mr. Holmes
  • Mr. Umezaki
2015
56% Minions
  • Sumo Villain
2015
67% The Railway Man
  • Nagase
2014
No Score Yet Kowagaru hitobito (Uneasy Encounters)
  • Actor
2014
14% 47 Ronin
  • Oishi
2013
69% The Wolverine
  • Shingen
2013
No Score Yet Hatsukoi (First Love)
  • Actor
2012
No Score Yet Tugumi
  • Actor
2012
38% The City of Your Final Destination
  • Pete
2010
No Score Yet Yellow Fangs
  • Actor
2009
39% Speed Racer
  • Mr. Musha
2008
18% Rush Hour 3
  • Kenji
2007
76% Sunshine
  • Kaneda
2007
50% The White Countess
  • Matsuda
2005
31% The Promise (Master of Crimson Armor) (Wu ji)
  • Gen. Guangming
2005
0% Ringu 2 (Ring 2)
  • Ryuji Takayama
2005
No Score Yet Bôkoku no îgisu (Aegis)
  • Actor
2005
No Score Yet Death of A Ninja
  • Actor
2005
99% The Twilight Samurai (Tasogare Seibei)
  • ?????? ?????
2004
66% The Last Samurai
  • Ujio
2003
50% Onmyoji
  • Doson
2001
No Score Yet Rasen
  • Actor
1998
No Score Yet Tadon to chikuwa
  • Actor
1998
97% Ringu (Ring)
  • Ryuji Takayama
1998
No Score Yet East Meets West
  • Kamijo Kenkichi
1995
No Score Yet Sharaku
  • Tombo (Sharaku)
1995
No Score Yet Yellow Fangs
  • Actor
1990
No Score Yet Royal Warriors
  • Peter Yamamoto
1986
No Score Yet In the Line of Duty
  • Actor
1986
No Score Yet Kataku no hito (House on Fire)
  • Actor
1986
No Score Yet Kamui no ken (Dagger of Kamui)(Revenge of the Ninja Warrior)(The Blade of Kamui)
  • Jiro
1985
No Score Yet Shogun's Samurai - The Yagyu Clan Conspiracy
  • Actor
1984
No Score Yet Ninja Wars
  • Actor
1984
No Score Yet Legend of the Eight Samurai (Satomi hakken-den)
  • Shinbee
1983
No Score Yet Ninja Wars
  • Actor
1982
No Score Yet Fall Guy
  • Actor
1982
No Score Yet Long zhi ren zhe (Ninja in the Dragon's Den) (Ninja Warriors)
  • Actor
1982
No Score Yet Samurai Resurrection
  • Actor
1981
No Score Yet Samurai Reincarnation (Makai tenshô)
  • Actor
1981
No Score Yet G.I. Samurai
  • Actor
1981
No Score Yet Space Ninja - Sword of the Space Ark
  • Actor
1981
No Score Yet Ninja bugeicho momochi sandayu, (Shogun's Ninja)
  • Actor
1980
No Score Yet Message from Space
  • Shiro
1978
No Score Yet Mâjan hourouki (Mahjong Horoki)
  • Actor

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
89% Lost
2004-2010
  • Dogen
82% Helix
2014-2015
  • Dr. Hiroshi Hatake
Revenge
  • Satoshi Takeda
75% Revenge
2011-2015
  • Satoshi Takeda
76% Extant
2014-2015
  • Kinji Matsumo Hideki Yasumoto

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