Arata Furuta

Furuta Arata at Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo International Film Festival 2016

Arata Furuta (古田 新太, Furuta Arata, born Furuta Takefumi, December 3, 1965 in Kobe) is a Japanese theatre and film character actor.


Furata has a broad range that goes from playing serious salary men, to bushi in period drama roles, and even women.

He works with the theatrical troupe called Otona Keikaku and often with the troupe Gekidan Shinkansen.[1] Furuta also stars in the 2007 horror film Apartment 1303.[2]

Personal lifeEdit

He is married to the television talent Yayoi Nishihata.

Selected filmographyEdit


Television dramasEdit

Television animationEdit

Video gamesEdit

Recordings reused in Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch (2011)



  1. ^ "Arata Furuta -". Archived from the original on 2008-04-15. Retrieved 2008-07-14.
  2. ^ "Apartment 1303 - Horror Talk". Archived from the original on 2011-07-19. Retrieved 2010-04-20.
  3. ^ "Promare Anime Film Reveals More Cast, May 24 Debut, Visuals". Anime News Network. Retrieved 2019-08-28.
  4. ^ "パディントン". Fukikaeru. Retrieved April 20, 2019.
  5. ^ "パディントン2". Fukikaeru. Retrieved April 20, 2019.

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