Denden (でんでん, Denden, born Yoshihiro Ogata (緒方 義博, Ogata Yoshihiro); 23 January 1950) is a Japanese actor and former comedian.[1] He has appeared in more than 100 films since 1981.

Denden
でんでん
Denden "Something Like Something Like It" at Opening Ceremony of the 28th Tokyo International Film Festival (22243428719).jpg
Born
Yoshihiro Ogata

(1950-01-23) 23 January 1950 (age 72)
Other namesKanichi Tadokoro (田所 完一)
OccupationActor, comedian (former)
Years active1980–present
AgentAlpha Agency
Height1.74 m (5 ft 8+12 in)
Websitewww.alpha-agency.com/artist/denden.html

Selected filmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
1981 Something Like It
1997 Cure
2000 Uzumaki
Ju-on: The Curse
Eureka
2001 Red Shadow
2006 Love Tomato
2008 Kabei: Our Mother
Climber's High
2010 Cold Fish
Boys on the Run
2011 Himizu
2012 Like Someone in Love
Land of Hope
2013 The Kiyosu Conference Maeda Gen'i
2014 Killers
Tokyo Tribe Daishisan
2016 Destruction Babies
Shippu Rondo
Nobunaga Concerto
2017 Mumon: The Land of Stealth Shimoyama Kai
2018 Tomiko no Ashi
Last Winter, We Parted [2]
2019 Blue Hour
Mentai Piriri Maruo
The Forest of Love Ozawa
Silent Rain
Black School Rules
2020 Not Quite Dead Yet
Stardust Over the Town
2021 The Supporting Actors: The Movie Himself [3]
2022 A Man [4]
I Am Makimoto Shimobayashi [5]
A Turtle's Shell Is a Human's Ribs Usazō (voice) [6]

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes Ref.
2010 General Rouge no Gaisen
2012 Beautiful Rain
2013 Amachan Asadora
2017 Naotora: The Lady Warlord Okuyama Tomotoshi Taiga drama
Hitoshi Ueki and Nobosemon
2018 The Supporting Actors 2
2021 Okaeri Mone Hiroshi Kawakubo Asadora
2022 Ishiko and Haneo: You're Suing Me? Kyōhei Yamada [7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://japancinema.net/2012/05/29/creative-spotlight-episode-126-denden
  2. ^ "去年の冬、きみと別れ". Yahoo! Movie. Retrieved December 17, 2021.
  3. ^ "映画「バイプレイヤーズ」の新キャスト8名解禁!有村架純、天海祐希、役所広司ら". Natalie. Retrieved February 4, 2021.
  4. ^ "今秋公開、妻夫木聡×安藤サクラ×窪田正孝ら出演の感動ヒューマンミステリー『ある男』より、特報映像&ビジュアル解禁". Screen Online. Retrieved March 28, 2022.
  5. ^ "阿部サダヲ主演作「アイ・アム まきもと」に満島ひかり、宇崎竜童、松下洸平ら出演". eiga.com. Retrieved March 28, 2022.
  6. ^ "カメの甲羅はあばら骨". eiga.com. Retrieved July 30, 2022.
  7. ^ "<石子と羽男>"ファスト映画"がテーマの物語に反響、でんでん演じる映画監督の言葉が深い余韻を残す". The Television. Retrieved July 30, 2022.

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