Birth Place Matching "Yokohama, Japan" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

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1. Tadanobu Asano

Actor | Mongol

Asano Tadanobu is a Japanese film actor. His father, an actors' agent, suggested he take on what became his first role, in the TV show "Kimpachi Sensei," at the age of 16. His film debut was in the 1990 Swimming Upstream (Swimming Upstream (1990)), though his first major critical success was in ...

2. Pamela Franklin

Actress | The Innocents

British actress Pamela Franklin has worked with many notable actors and directors throughout her career. A somewhat underrated actress, she had a wide range of emotions that she brought to her many versatile characters. Franklin was born in Yokohama, Japan, and her father was an importer/exporter. ...

3. Takehito Koyasu

Actor | Shin seiki Evangelion Gekijô-ban: Air/Magokoro wo, kimi ni

Takehito Koyasu was born on May 5, 1965 in Yokohama, Japan. He is an actor, known for Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion (1997), JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (2012) and Revolutionary Girl Utena (1997).

4. Setsuko Hara

Actress | Banshun

Setsuko Hara became one of Japan's best-loved stars over her 30-year film career. Her signature character type, variations on a daughter devoted to her parents and home, inspired the nickname that stayed with her until retirement: the Eternal Virgin. To some extent, reality mirrored her roles in ...

5. Eiko Matsuda

Actress | Ai no korîda

Eiko Matsuda was born on May 18, 1952 in Yokohama, Japan. She was an actress, known for In the Realm of the Senses (1976), Stray Cat Rock: Machine Animal (1970) and Tatto of the Jack (1970). She died on March 9, 2011 in Tokyo, Japan.

6. Mayumi Yoshida

Actress | The Man in the High Castle

From Tokyo, Japan. Her father being a journalist, she had an international childhood living in Washington D.C., Brussels, and Tokyo. Mayumi Yoshida is known for her role as Crown Princess (The Man in The High Castle) which got her a nomination for Best Emerging Actor at UBCP Awards. Her other ...

7. Yoshiaki Kawajiri

Animation Department | Jûbê ninpûchô

Graduated from Yokohama High School in 1968. After a few years working as animator at Mushi Production Animation, the company went bankrupt in 1972 and he joined Madhouse Studio. In the 70s he was promoted to animation director and finally debuted as film director in 1984's "SF New Century Lensman"...

8. Robert Eddison

Actor | Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

Robert Eddison was born on June 10, 1908 in Yokohama, Japan as Robert Leadam Eddison. He was an actor, known for Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989), The Eustace Diamonds (1959) and The Theban Plays by Sophocles (1986). He died on December 14, 1991 in London, England.

9. Kazuhiko Inoue

Actor | Naruto

Kazuhiko Inoue was born on March 26, 1954 in Yokohama, Japan. He is known for his work on Naruto (2002), Cowboy Bebop: The Movie (2001) and Doubutsu Sentai Zyuohger (2016).

10. Nanako Matsushima

Actress | Ringu

Nanako Matsushima has starred in leading roles in Japan for over 20 years. She began her career as a fashion model while still in her teens. By 1996, she played the heroine in NHK Japan's serial TV drama "Himawari", catapulting her to stardom. Since then she has played leading roles in numerous hit...

11. Rina Hoshino

Actress | Pokémon: Detective Pikachu

Rina Hoshino is a bilingual Japanese-American actress, award-winning voiceover artist and singer. Born in Yokohama, Japan and having spent her adolescence in Seattle, Hoshino trained at The Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in Los Angeles. Hoshino narrated Little Piyo's Adventure, a bilingual ...

12. Ryô Kase

Actor | Letters from Iwo Jima

Ryo Kase was born on November 9, 1974 in Kanagawa, Japan.

Shortly after birth his family moved to Washington, United States, where he spent most of his childhood.

Kase began his acting career in 2000 and gained his first starring role in Kazuyoshi Kumakiri's Antenna (2004). He then went on to work ...

13. Kimiko Yo

Actress | Okuribito

Yo Kimiko was born in Yokohama, a city just south of Tokyo to a Japanese mother and Taiwanese father on the 12th of May 1956. Her cousin was actress Bunjaku Han. She became active in front of the camera in 1987 and has been a feature of Japanese television and cinema ever since. She had begun ...

14. Nae

Actress | Letters from Iwo Jima

Nae was born on May 12, 1970 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan as Nae Tazawa. She is an actress, known for Letters from Iwo Jima (2006), Inland Empire (2006) and A Class to Remember (1993).

15. Fumio Demura

Stunts | Mortal Kombat

Fumio Demura was born on September 15, 1938 in Yokohama, Japan. He is known for his work on Mortal Kombat (1995), Rising Sun (1993) and The Karate Kid (1984).

16. Rica Matsumoto

Actress | Poketto monsutâ

Rica Matsumoto was born on November 30, 1968 in Yokohama, Japan. She is an actress, known for Pokémon (1997), Pokémon: The First Movie - Mewtwo Strikes Back (1998) and Perfect Blue (1997).

17. Naoto Takenaka

Actor | Muno no hito

Naoto Takenaka was born on March 20, 1956 in Yokohama, Japan. He is an actor and director, known for Nowhere Man (1991), 119 (1994) and Quartet for Two (2001).

18. Crystal Kay

Soundtrack | He's Just Not That Into You

Half African-American and Korean, Crystal Kay became one of the youngest RIAJ Certified pop-artists in Japan at the age of 13. With over 3 Platinum Albums and 6 Gold Albums, Crystal Kay is one of the most successful non-group J-pop artists in Japan. Crystal Kay is a Universal Music Artist with ...

19. Kyosuke Mukai

Producer | Bloodthirst

Kyosuke Mukai was born on June 3, 1964 in Yokohama, Japan. He is an actor and producer, known for Bloodthirst, Night Run and Attack of the Unknown (2020).

20. Keiko Kishi

Actress | Tasogare Seibei

Keiko Kishi was born on August 11, 1932 in Yokohama, Japan. She is an actress, known for The Twilight Samurai (2002), Kah-chan (2001) and Brother (1960). She was previously married to Yves Ciampi.

21. Tôru Furuya

Actor | Papurika

Tôru Furuya was born on July 31, 1953 in Isogo-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. He is an actor, known for Paprika (2006), Sailor Moon (1992) and Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (2013). He has been married to Satomi Majima since March 1985. They have one child. He was previously married to Mami Koyama.

22. Ryôko Yonekura

Actress | Musashi

Ryôko Yonekura was born on August 1, 1975 in Yokohama, Japan. She is an actress, known for Musashi (2003), The Negotiator: The Movie (2010) and A Hardest Night!! (2005).

23. Tomoya Nagase

Actor | Stranger: Mukô hadan

Tomoya Nagase's a Japanese singer and actor. He's the youngest member of TOKIO, a Johnny Entertainment musical group. He's the primary vocalist as well as a guitarist alongside TOKIO's leader, Shigeru Joshima. He's known as Nagase, Tomoya, Naga-kun, Tomo-kun, Baby or Tomobaby.

He was born in ...

24. Hana Kimura

Actress | Stardom Kyoto Max

Hana Kimura was a Japanese professional wrestler who worked for World Wonder Ring Stardom and previously Sendai Girls Pro Wrestling.

She was accepted in to the Wrestle-1 dojo after she passed an audition that took place in December of 2015. At the same month she was announced as a round girl of the ...

25. Masaru Emoto

Self | What If? The Movie

Dr. Masaru Emoto was a Japanese scientist who found ZamZam water structure and materials by NANO Technology and Messages of Water. He said that human consciousness has an effect on the molecular structure of water. Also, he found water could save events of around it into water memory . He was ...

26. Kazuya Tanabe

Actor | The Terror

Kazuya Tanabe was born on July 31, 1985 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. He is an actor, known for The Terror (2018), Kate (2021) and The Outsider (2018).

27. Yojiro Harada

Actor | Dele

Yojiro Harada was born on August 6, 1972 in Yokohama, Japan. He was an actor, known for Dele (2018), World Wide Tribe (2009) and NY Ink (2011). He was married to Bridgette Harada and Bonnie Minkus. He died on March 26, 2019 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

28. Hitomi Nabatame

Actress | Erufen rîto

Hitomi Nabatame was born on August 4, 1976 in Yokohama, Japan. She is an actress, known for Erufen rîto (2004), Trinity Blood (2005) and Overwatch (2016).

29. Rina Takeda

Actress | Iya monogatari: Oku no hito

Takeda Rina was born in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture. She claims she decided to become an actress at age six. She has an older and younger brother. The younger brother is actor Takeda kazuma who has found roles in Rina's movies. She became interested in karate through her father Takeda Takeshi. ...

30. Masashi Ebara

Actor | Biohazard Regeneration

Masashi Ebara was born on May 4, 1953 in Yokohama, Japan. He is an actor, known for Resident Evil: Degeneration (2008), Perfect Blue (1997) and Metropolis (2001).

31. Mao Inoue

Actress | Hana yori dango

Mao Inoue began her career as a child actress at 5 when encouraged by her mom and receiving a fan letter after her first year in show business. She hasn't stopped since. She was born in Yokohama, just west of Tokyo, in 1987. She gained national attention on Kids War from 1999 to 2003. She was the ...

32. Miyuki Kuwano

Actress | Sanbiki no samurai

Miyuki Kuwano was born on July 17, 1942 in Yokohama, Japan. She is an actress, known for Three Outlaw Samurai (1964), Shape of the Night (1964) and Red Beard (1965).

33. Osamu Mukai

Actor | Naruto: Shippûden

Osamu Mukai was born on February 7, 1982 in Yokohama, Japan. He is an actor, known for Naruto: Shippûden (2007), Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown (2019) and S: Saigo no Keikan - Dakkan: Recovery of Our Future (2015). He has been married to Ryôko Kuninaka since December 28, 2014. They have one ...

34. Yuichi Nakamura

Actor | Kamen raidâ Den'ô

Yuichi Nakamura was born on October 8, 1987 in Yokohama, Japan. He is an actor, known for Kamen Rider Den-O (2007), Kamen Rider Super Den-O Trilogy: Episode Red - Zero's Star Twinkle (2010) and Kamen Rider Den-O: I'm Born! (2007).

35. Jûrôta Kosugi

Actor | Cowboy Bebop: Tengoku no tobira

Jûrôta Kosugi was born on December 19, 1957 in Yokohama, Japan. He is an actor, known for Cowboy Bebop: The Movie (2001), Escaflowne (1996) and Android Kikaider: The Animation (2000).

36. Virginia Stride

Actress | The Expert

Virginia Stride was born in 1936 in Yokohama, Japan as Virginia Thomas. She is an actress, known for The Expert (1968), The Avengers (1961) and Hustle (2004).

37. Toshio Kurosawa

Actor | Shurayukihime

Toshio Kurosawa was born on February 4, 1944 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. He is an actor, known for Lady Snowblood (1973), Danpu wataridori (1981) and Too Young to Die (1969).

39. Youki Yamamoto

Music Department | Never Let Me Go

Youki Yamamoto was born on December 18, 1973 in Yokohama, Japan. He is known for his work on Never Let Me Go (2010), One Day (2011) and The Duchess (2008).

40. Kôji Mitsui

Actor | Donzoko

Kôji Mitsui was born on March 6, 1910 in Yokohama, Japan. He was an actor, known for The Lower Depths (1957), High and Low (1963) and The Hidden Fortress (1958). He died on July 20, 1979 in Kamakura, Kanagawa, Japan.

41. Kôki Miyata

Actor | Tensô sentai Goseijâ

Kôki Miyata was born on October 9, 1972 in Yokohama, Japan as Harunori Miyata. He is an actor, known for Tensou Sentai Goseiger (2010), Bakuryuu Sentai Abaranger (2003) and Digimon Adventure (2013).

42. Shôtarô Mamiya

Actor | Funôhan

Shôtarô Mamiya was born on June 11, 1993 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. He is an actor, known for Impossibility Defense (2017), He Won't Kill, She Won't Die (2019) and Raichi Hikari kurabu (2015).

43. Natsuko Yashiro

Actress | Uno Koichiro no nurete hiraku

Natsuko Yashiro was born on January 10, 1955 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. She is an actress, known for Koichiro Uno's Wet and Open (1979), Rape! 13th Hour (1977) and Student Mistress: Taste of a Virgin (1976).

44. John Wooldridge

Music Department | Appointment in London

The composer John Wooldridge, was a pupil of Sibelius and a contemporary and friend of William Walton. He spent the war in Bomber Command. His promising career ended in a fatal car accident at the age of 47 in 1958. He was married to the actress Margaretta Scott from 1948 and was the father of the ...

45. Kôji Nanbara

Actor | Koroshi no rakuin

Kôji Nanbara was born on June 7, 1927 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan as Uwaji Itsui. He was an actor, known for Branded to Kill (1967), Akai shuriken (1965) and Love Under the Crucifix (1962). He died on December 20, 2001 in Chofu, Tokyo, Japan.

46. Miki Irie

Actress | Tanin no kao

Miki Irie was born on August 14, 1944 in Yokohama, Japan as Bella Irene Irie. She is an actress, known for The Face of Another (1966) and White Morning (1964). She has been married to Ozawa Seiji since 1968.

47. Hibari Misora

Actress | Sen-hime to Hideyori

Hibari Misora was born on May 29, 1937 in Yokohama, Japan as Kazue Kato. She was an actress, known for Lady Sen and Hideyori (1962), So Young, So Bright (1955) and Tsukigata Hanpeita (1952). She was married to Akira Kobayashi. She died on June 24, 1989.

48. Kazuma Yamane

Actor | Babel

Kazuma Yamane was born on March 6, 1984 in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. He is an actor, known for Babel (2006), Alice in Borderland (2020) and Bad Boys J (2013).

49. Saori Gotô

Actress | Steins;Gate

Saori Gotô was born on January 8, 1987 in Yokohama, Japan. She is an actress, known for Steins;Gate (2011), Steins;Gate (2009) and Steins;Gate 0 (2015).

50. Yû Irie

Director | SR: Saitama no rappâ

Yû Irie was born in 1979 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. He is a director and writer, known for 8000 Miles (2009), Memoirs of a Murderer (2017) and SR: Saitama no rappâ - Rôdosaido no toubousha (2012).

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