Shinsuke Shimada

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Shinsuke Shimada
Born
Kimihiko Hasegawa

(1956-03-24) March 24, 1956 (age 65)
NationalityJapanese
OccupationComedian, television presenter
Years active1974-2011

Shinsuke Shimada (島田紳助, Shimada Shinsuke) is a Japanese comedian and television presenter. In 1991 he directed the film Kaze, Slow Down . On August 23, 2011, Shinsuke Shimada announced his retirement after admitting to having ties with organized crime. [1]

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References

  1. McCurry, Justin (2011-08-25). "Japanese TV host Shinsuke Shimada resigns over yakuza links". The Guardian . Retrieved 2011-09-20.CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)