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Takeshi Kaneshiro

Takeshi Kaneshiro

Takeshi Kaneshiro (金城 武, Kaneshiro Takeshi) is an actor and singer. He was born and raised in Taiwan to Taiwanese and Japanese parents, and holds Japanese citizenship.Beginning his career as a pop idol, he has since moved his focus from music to film. Kaneshiro has worked with renowned directors throughout East Asia, including Wong Kar-wai (Chungking Express and Fallen Angels), Peter Chan (Perhaps Love, The Warlords, and Wuxia), Zhang Yimou (House of Flying Daggers) and John Woo (Red Cliff and The Crossing I and II), resulting in collaborations that have achieved both commercial success and critical acclaim. Kaneshiro is also well known in the gaming industry for being the model and voice for the samurai character, Samanosuke Akechi, in Capcom’s Onimusha video game series.
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