Hisashi Igawa

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Hisashi Igawa
Born (1936-11-17) 17 November 1936 (age 84)
Occupation Actor
Years active1955–present

Hisashi Igawa (井川比佐志 born 17 November 1936) is a Japanese actor who has appeared in such films as Akira Kurosawa's Dodesukaden , Ran and Madadayo . He starred in Abe Kōbō's production of The Man Who Turned Into A Stick, a surrealist play, in 1969. [1]


Selected filmography


1962 Harakiri Retainer Masaki Kobayashi
Pitfall A miner Hiroshi Teshigahara Lead role [2]
1966 The Face of Another Man with Mole
Zatoichi's Pilgrimage Eigoro
1969 Goyokin Takeuchi Shinjiro
1970 Kazoku Yoji Yamada
Dodes'ka-den Masuo Masuda Akira Kurosawa
Tora-san's Runaway Tsuyoshi KimuraYoji Yamada
1975 The Fossil Funazu
1976 Fumō Chitai
1977 The Far Road
1978 Double Suicide of Sonezaki
1979 Gassan Iwazo
1985 Ran Shuri KuroganeAkira Kurosawa
Tampopo Running man
1987 Hachiko Monogatari Maekawa
1988 Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis Ryokichi Tagami
1990 Dreams Nuclear Plant WorkerAkira Kurosawa
Boiling Point Otomo
1991 Rhapsody in August TadaoAkira Kurosawa
1992 Luminous Moss prosecutor
1993 Madadayo TakayamaAkira Kurosawa
1998 Bullet Ballet Kudo
2000 After the Rain Kihei Ishiyama Takashi Koizumi
2004 Half a Confession Keiichi Fujibayashi
2005 Yamato The Chairman
2006 The Professor's Beloved Equation Housekeeper Agent
2009 Mt. Tsurugidake Nagamaru Saeki
2010 Villain Lee Sang-il
2015 Have a Song on Your Lips Takahiro Miki
2021The Pass: Last Days of the SamuraiTakashi Koizumi [3]


1983 Tokugawa Ieyasu Okuhara Shinjūrō NHK Taiga drama [4]


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