Takeshi Kaneshiro

Name in Native Language: "金城武" (Japanese/JA)
Actor | * 10/11/1973 (45) | Taipei, Taiwan
Takeshi Kaneshiro (金城武; born October 11, 1973) is a Taiwanese-Japanese actor and singer. Kaneshiro has worked with some of the most renowned directors in Asia, namely, Wong Kar Wai (Chungking Express and Fallen Angels), Peter Chan (Perhaps Love and Wuxia), Zhang Yimou (House of Flying Daggers) and John Woo (Red Cliff and The Crossing I and II). ()

Takeshi Kaneshiro, born October 11, 1973, is a Taiwanese and Japanese actor of mixed heritage – his father is Ryukyuan and his mother is Taiwanese. He speaks Japanese, Mandarin, Cantonese, Taiwanese Hokkien and English.

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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Action | Comedies

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Movies with Takeshi Kaneshiro as Actor(44)

as Guan Chun2016 See You Tomorrow
as Yan Zenkun2015 The Crossing II
as Yan Shikun2014 The Crossing
as Xu Bai-jiu2011 Dragon
as Zhuge Liang2009 Red Cliff Part II
as Zhuge Liang2008 Red Cliff
as Zhang Wen-Xiang2007 The Warlords
as Yau Kin-Bong2006 Confession of Pain
as Lin Jian-dong2005 Perhaps Love
as John Liu2003 Turn Left, Turn Right
as Miyamoto2002 Returner
as Nishiyama2000 Space Travelers
as Kenji1998 Too Tired to Die
as Kenichi Ryuu1998 Sleepless Town
as Chan Kar-Fu1998 Anna Magdalena
as Jackal1997 Downtown Torpedoes
as Takehiro1997 Misty
as Ma Wing Jing1997 Hero
as Yeung Chung1997 Jail in Burning Island
as Mr. Worm1996 Lost and Found
as Kok Tong Miu1995 China Dragon
as He Zhiwu1995 Fallen Angels
as Tang Chuen-Shek1995 Don't Give a Damn
as A Miu1995 Trouble Maker
as Patrick Ko1994 The Wrath of Silence
as He Zhiwu, Cop 2231994 Chungking Express
as Kenji / Mark Kim1994 Mermaid Got Married
1994 No Sir
as Chung Hon1993 Executioners

TV Shows/Series with Takeshi Kaneshiro as Actor(2)

as Nogami / Yuri Maroev2000 Love 2000
as Keigo Ishikawa1998 God, Please Give Me More Time

Full Name: Takeshi Kaneshiro
Citizenship: Japan
Born: Thursday, 10/11 1973 (October) in Taipei (current age: 45 years + 317 days)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Educated at: Taipei American School, Taipei Japanese School
Other names for Takeshi Kaneshiro (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Gum Sing Mo"
"かねしろ たけし" (Kana/Japanese)
Takeshi Kaneshiro frequently works together with these people:
Wong Kar-wai (7x, Crew)
John Woo (7x, Crew)
Peter Chan (7x, Crew)
Chu Yen-ping (6x, Crew)
Chi-Leung Kwong (5x, Crew)
Kenneth Yee (5x, Crew)
Charlie Yeung (4x, Actress)
Peter Kam (4x, Crew)
Yukie Nakama (2x, Actress)
Hiroyoshi Koiwai (2x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:29219, Added: 05/09/2018, Last updated: 08/07/2019