Ken Watanabe


Ken Watanabe is a Japanese actor. To English-speaking audiences, he is known for playing tragic hero characters, such as General Tadamichi Kuribayashi in Letters from Iwo Jima and Lord Katsumoto Moritsugu in The Last Samurai, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Among other awards, he has won the Japan Academy Prize for Best Actor twice, in 2007 for Memories of Tomorrow and in 2010 for Shizumanu Taiyo. He is also known for his roles in Christopher Nolan's films Batman Begins and Inception.



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Godzilla
(English - 2014)
Actor
Inception
(English - 2010)
Actor
Memoirs of a Geisha
(English - 2005)
Actor
Batman Begins
(English - 2005)
Actor
Shanghai
(English - 2010)
Actor
The Last Samurai
(English - 2003)
Actor
Godzilla: King of the M...
(English - 2019)
Actor
Pokémon: Detective Pika...
(English - 2019)
Actor
The Sea of Trees
(English - 2015)
Actor
Letters from Iwo Jima
(English - 2007)
Actor