Biography

Osamu Takizawa (滝沢 修 Takizawa Osamu , 13 November 1906 – 22 June 2000 ) was a Japanese actor. He was born in Ushigome, Tokyo, Japan. Starting at the Tsukiji Little Theater, Takizawa participated in a number of theatrical troupes before forming Gekidan Mingei with Jūkichi Uno.  His was praised for his performance in Death of a Salesman and also directed a version of The Diary of Anne Frank.  Perhaps his most notable film role was in Fires on the Plain.

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Osamu Takizawa (滝沢 修 Takizawa Osamu , 13 November 1906 – 22 June 2000 ) was a Japanese actor. He was born in Ushigome, Tokyo, Japan. Starting at the Tsukiji Little Theater, Takizawa participated in a number of theatrical troupes before forming Gekidan Mingei with Jūkichi Uno.  His was praised for his performance in Death of a Salesman and also directed a version of The Diary of Anne Frank.  Perhaps his most notable film role was in Fires on the Plain.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Description above from the Wikipedia article Osamu Takizawa , licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 51

Birthday 1906-11-13

Day of Death 2000-06-22

Place of Birth Takizawa Osamu

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Osamu Takizawa (I)
  • 滝沢 修

Acting TV ShowsMovies

The Tiled Roofs of Tenpyou as Rouben
1978 August without Emperor as Prime Minister Sabashi
1973 Men and War III as Yusuke Godai
1971 Men and War II as Yusuke Godai
1971 Shadow of Deception
1970 Men and War
1970 Zatoichi Meets Yojimbo as Yasuke Eboshiya
1968 The Sands of Kurobe as Otagaki
1966 The Great White Tower
1966 No Greater Love
1965 Flag in the Mist as Kinzô Ôtsuka
1964 Kwaidan as Author / Narrator (segment "Chawan no naka")
1963 Legend of a Duel to the Death
1963 When the Snows Fill
1962 Love Under the Crucifix as Hideyoshi Toyotomi
1962 The Inheritance
1962 Drunkard's Paradise
1961 Buddha
1961 Bitter End of a Sweet Night as Hondo
1959 Fires on the Plain as Yasuda
1959 Kagero ezu as Nakano
1959 Etajima, the Naval Academy
1959 The Temptress and the Monk as Old Socho
1959 Jirocho Fuji
1959 Kiku and Isamu: Two Siblings Born in Japan as Man with camera
1958 Face in the Dark as Mori
1958 Stolen Desire as Taminosuke Yamamura
1958 The Loyal 47 Ronin as Kôzukenosuke Kira
1957 Secret of Naruto
1956 How Sorrowful
1956 The People of Tokyo
1956 Called To The Stand
1955 Christ in Bronze as Cristóvão Ferreira
1955 A Hole of My Own Making
1954 Black Tide
1953 Before Dawn as Hanzo
1952 Children of Hiroshima as Iwakichi
1952 Shi no machi wo nogarete
1951 Story of a Beloved Wife
1951 A Tale of Genji as Emperor Kiritsubo
1950 Till We Meet Again
1950 Street of Violence (The Pen Never Lies) as Toyama
1949 Broken Drum as Naoki
1949 Yotsuya Ghost Story Part 1 as Naosuke Gonbei
1948 Apostasy as Tatsutarô Inoko
1948 The Most Beautiful Day of My Life
1948 The Grand Master as Sekine
1947 The Ball at the Anjo House as Tadahiko, father
1940 Renga jokô as Le père de Thuy
1938 Composition Class as Teacher
1935 Three Sisters with Maiden Hearts as Kosugi

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