Koji Yamamoto (山本 耕史, Yamamoto Kōji, born 31 October 1976) is a Japanese actor and singer, who was born in Tokyo, Japan.[1]

Koji Yamamoto
山本 耕史
Koji Yamamoto in 2015
Born (1976-10-31) 31 October 1976 (age 47)
OccupationActor
Years active1976–present
Height179 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Spouse
  • (m. 2015)
Children2

Career edit

He began his career as a baby model at under one year of age. He also played Gavroche in the original Japanese cast and later Marius in the Japanese TOHO production of Les Misérables and appears on the 2003 "green" cast recording. His first major role was in 2004 in Shinsengumi!, as Hijikata Toshizō, a role he reprised for the 2006 sequel. This sequel portrays the last day of Hijikata Toshizō, Vice Commander of Shinsengumi and Asa ga Kita he reprised the role eleven years later.

Personal life edit

Yamamoto married actress Maki Horikita on 22 August 2015,[2] and their first child was born in December 2016.[3] The couple became close in May 2015 when playing the role of lovers in the theatrical production Arashi ga Oka (Wuthering Heights) and had commenced dating in June.[4]

Filmography edit

Film edit

Television edit

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Theatre edit

Video games edit

Dubbing edit

Live-action
Animation

Awards edit

Year Award Category Work(s) Result Ref,
2005 29th Elan d'or Awards Newcomer of the Year Himself Won [23]
2023 77th Mainichi Film Awards Best Supporting Actor Shin Ultraman Nominated [24]

References edit

  1. ^ "Koji Yamamoto". Nippon Cinema. Retrieved 11 January 2011.
  2. ^ "Actress Maki Horikita retires from show business". March 2017.
  3. ^ "Actress Maki Horikita retires from show business". Japan Times. 1 March 2017. Retrieved 2 March 2017.
  4. ^ 堀北真希&山本耕史が結婚 8月から同居 [Maki Horikita & Koji Yamamoto Married: Commenced Living Together in August] (in Japanese). Daily Sports. 22 August 2015. Retrieved 29 December 2023.
  5. ^ "伊藤英明が"世界を救わない"最強の戦士に『KAPPEI』実写映画化 上白石萌歌、西畑大吾ら共演". Oricon. Retrieved 17 November 2021.
  6. ^ "シン・ウルトラマン". eiga.com. Retrieved 24 June 2020.
  7. ^ a b "実写『鋼の錬金術師』完結編が二部作で公開決定!新田真剣佑、内野聖陽、舘ひろしも新たに参加". Cinematoday. Retrieved 22 April 2022.
  8. ^ "「キングダム 運命の炎」山田裕貴、片岡愛之助、山本耕史が趙国の武将役で出演". Natalie. Retrieved 7 April 2023.
  9. ^ "映画『キングダム』4弾、7月12日公開!タイトル決定&ビジュアル・映像公開". Cinematoday. Retrieved 13 December 2023.
  10. ^ "キャラクター/キャスト - 花より男子 - 作品ラインナップ". lineup.toei-anim.co.jp (in Japanese). Retrieved 19 January 2022.
  11. ^ "新選組!の出演者・キャスト一覧". The Television. Retrieved 1 August 2021.
  12. ^ "大河ドラマ「平清盛」:父親役に中井貴一 ライバル源義朝役に玉木宏". Mantan-web. Retrieved 4 November 2023.
  13. ^ "山本耕史が朝ドラ「あさが来た」で土方歳三を演じる!". The Television. Retrieved 20 January 2024.
  14. ^ "解説:誰が演じた石田三成 大河初代は石坂浩二 近年は"ムキムキ"な山本耕史や「悪」の田中圭も". Mantan-web. Retrieved 3 February 2024.
  15. ^ "きのう何食べた? season2". The Television. Retrieved 24 September 2023.
  16. ^ "香里奈、『恋はつづくよどこまでも』で謎の美女役に 毎熊克哉、渡邊圭祐、山本耕史も出演". Crank-in!. Retrieved 24 July 2021.
  17. ^ "鎌倉殿の13人". TV drama database. Retrieved 18 December 2022.
  18. ^ "ハヤブサ消防団". TV drama database. Retrieved 27 August 2023.
  19. ^ 『LOST JUDGMENT:裁かれざる記憶』山本耕史 インタビュー映像. 3 June 2021. Archived from the original on 19 December 2021. Retrieved 10 June 2021 – via YouTube.
  20. ^ "【ジュラシックワールド】新吹き替えになぜ変更って理由がヤバい「声優キャスト一覧は豪華で永野もシェーッ!」". Clippy. 4 August 2017. Retrieved 6 September 2019.
  21. ^ "山本耕史、実写『ピノキオ』ジミニー・クリケット声優に決定 ピノキオ役は川原瑛都". Cinema Today. Retrieved 8 September 2022.
  22. ^ "「長ぐつをはいたネコ」伝説ネコは山本耕史、土屋アンナ・中川翔子・小関裕太らも出演". natalie.mu. 26 January 2023. Retrieved 26 January 2023.
  23. ^ エランドール賞歴代受賞者一覧 [List of Élan d'Or awardee] (in Japanese). All Nippon Producers Association. Retrieved 25 January 2019.
  24. ^ "毎日映画コンクール 石川慶監督の「ある男」が最多の9部門でノミネート". Sponichi. Retrieved 21 December 2022.

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