Kazuo Kitamura

Kazuo Kitamura (北村 和夫, Kitamura Kazuo, 11 March 1927 – 6 May 2007) was a Japanese actor. His son is actor Yukiya Kitamura.[1][2][3] Kitamura met Shōhei Imamura when he was a student of Waseda University and became a close friend so often worked with Imamura.[2][4][5] Kitamura joined Bungakuza theatre company and started his acting career in 1950.[5] In 1953, he made his film debut with An Inlet of Muddy Water directed by Tadashi Imai.[6]

Kazuo Kitamura
Born(1927-03-11)11 March 1927
Tokyo, Japan
Died6 May 2007(2007-05-06) (aged 80)
OccupationActor
Years active1953–2007

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  1. ^ "俳優・北村有起哉さん 父の当たり役、演じる幸せ". 日経. Retrieved 5 October 2021.
  2. ^ a b "新撰 芸能人物事典 明治~平成「北村 和夫」の解説". kotobank. Retrieved 28 September 2021.
  3. ^ "粋に見えた父・北村和夫を目指して…北村有起哉の役者人生". Flash. Retrieved 5 October 2021.
  4. ^ "Kazuo Kitamura profile". NHK. Retrieved 5 October 2021.
  5. ^ a b "Kazuo Kitamura profile". 文学座. Retrieved 5 October 2021.
  6. ^ "Kazuo Kitamura profile". kinenote. Retrieved 5 October 2021.

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