Reiko Dan (団 令子, Dan Reiko), real name Reiko Hamada (浜田 令子, Hamada Reiko), was a Japanese actress.[1] She appeared in multiple films between 1957 and 1974, such as Sanjuro and Red Beard.[2] She retired in 1974, coming back briefly from the late 1980s to 1990 to support her son, Yuta Dan (1967–2006), who was also an actor.[citation needed]

Reiko Dan
Born(1935-03-26)March 26, 1935
DiedNovember 24, 2003(2003-11-24) (aged 68)
Other namesReiko Hamada (浜田 令子, Hamada Reiko)

Partial filmographyEdit

Date Title Role
1958 Song for a Bride
1958 A Holiday in Tokyo
1960 Daughters, Wives and a Mother
1960 When a Woman Ascends the Stairs Junko
1961 Daigaku no Wakadaishō Kyoko Danno
1961 The End of Summer Yuriko
1962 Burari Bura-bura Monogatari Aunt
1962 Sanjuro Daughter
1965 Red Beard O-Sugi
1965 Chi to suna Oharu aka Kin Sun Ho


  1. ^ 映画情報 (in Japanese). June 1959. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ "Dan Reiko" (in Japanese). Kinema Jumpo. Retrieved 3 February 2013.