Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 221

Birthday 1951-09-27

Day of Death 2018-02-21

Place of Birth Komatsushima, Tokushima, Japan

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Ren Osugi
  • Ren Ohsugi
  • 大杉孝
  • Ren Ôsugi
  • Ōsugi Takashi
  • Ren Oosugi
  • 大杉漣

Acting TV ShowsMovies

So Long! (3 episodes)
Seigyaku! - Onna o abaku
2019 Back Street Girls: Gokudols
2018 For Love's Sake
2018 The Chaplain as Saeki
2018 Yocho as Nishizaki
2017 Outrage Coda as Nomura
2017 Izakaya Fuji (12 episodes)
2017 Final Fantasy XIV: Dad of Light (8 episodes) as Inaba Hirotarou
2017 Byplayers (1 episode) as Himself
2016 Will You Marry My Wife? as Ichiro Kojo
2016 Rent-a-Rescue (10 episodes) as Kanta Kurou
2016 Shin Godzilla as Seiji Ookouchi : Prime minister
2016 Terminal Station Series 30 - Murder Credit
2016 Goodbye Ghosts! (9 episodes) as Ikuo Tsutsumi
2016 Bitter Honey as Old Writer
2016 Kamen Rider 1 as Ambassador Hell / Garagaranda
2016 The Woman Who Took the Local Paper as Honma Seijiro
2016 Kaze no Tayori
2015 The Tiger: An Old Hunter's Tale as Government Official Maezono
2015 Specialist 4 as Kiichiro Takakura
2015 Kagura Me
2015 The Land of Rain Trees as Yutaka Sakisaka
2015 Siren (9 episodes) as Bunichi Inokuma
2015 Meikyu Sousa as Shigeki Makabe
2015 Specialist 3 as Kiichiro Takakura
2015 Chasuke's Journey as Taneda
2014 25
2014 A Drop of the Grapevine
2014 The Vancouver Asahi as Zenkichi Ebata
2014 Delivery of Death as Torahei Tateyama
2014 White Lab (11 episodes) as Kuroda Kei
2014 Specialist 2 as Kiichiro Takakura
2014 The Mole Song: Undercover Agent Reiji as Masayoshi Ako
2014 Emergency Interrogation Room (18 episodes) as Zenjiro Nakata
2013 What I Long For as Bugman (voice)
2013 Crying 100 Times - Every Raindrop Falls
2013 Yakuza Ladies Neo
2013 Blindly in Love as Nahoko's father
2013 Dawn of a Filmmaker: The Keisuke Kinoshita Story as Shiro Kido
2013 Specialist as Kiichiro Takakura
2013 Monster
2013 Love or Duty: Samurai Rebellion as Tadashi Matsudaira
2013 Yellow Elephant as Sotetsu (voice)
2012 It's a Beautiful Life - Irodori as Hariki
2012 Bayside Shakedown The Final: The New Hope as Kunikazu Yokoyama
2012 Akko's Secret as Ex-president of cosmetics co.
2012 Keigo Higashino Mysteries (1 episode) as Juuzo Banba
2012 Hungry! (11 episodes) as Taro Yamate
2011 Smuggler as Cop #1
2011 My SO Has Got Depression as Yasuo Kurita (Haruko's dad)
2011 Majutsu wa Sasayaku
2011 Being Born. (10 episodes) as Kondo Takumi
2011 CSI: Crime Scene Talks (11 episodes) as Toru Kagami
2011 Gene Waltz as Takashi Araki
2011 1778 Stories of Me and My Wife as Setsuko's doctor
2010 Saraba Itoshi no Daitoryo
2010 The Lightning Tree
2010 Fireworks from the Heart as Kuniakira Sudo
2010 Joker Yurusarezaru Sosakan (10 episodes) as Kuniji Mikami
2010 Gakeppuchi no Eri - Kono yo de ichiban daiji na 'Kane' no hanashi (9 episodes) as Katsuo Umemoto
2010 Box: Hakamada Case - What is the Life as Prosecutor Yoshikawa
2010 Miracle Girls
2010 My Husband is a Cartoonist (1 episode) as Genbee Iida
2010 Running on Empty
2010 Yamato Nadeshiko Shichi Henge (10 episodes) as cafe master
2009 The Unbroken as Wako
2009 Care Worker Gang (11 episodes) as Yasuhiro Sonozaki
2009 Kanikôsen
2009 USB
2009 Rookies the Movie: Graduation as Akihiro Fujimura
2009 April Bride as Toshiro Akasu
2009 Triangle (11 episodes) as Katsuragi Hitoshi
2008 What the War Meant as Teichi Suzuki
2008 GS Wonderland as Kenichi Kamata
2008 The Cherry Orchard: Blossoming as Nisaburo Suzuki
2008 Where The Legend Lives
2008 School Days with a Pig as Vice Principal Nishina
2008 Arigato, Okan
2008 Teacher and Three Children
2008 Achilles and the Tortoise
2008 R246 Story
2008 Nekonade as Taro Onizuka
2008 Vacation as Tatsuro Mishima
2008 Hokaben (10 episodes) as Morioka Tetsuo
2008 The Negotiator (17 episodes) as Shizuo Takabayashi
2007 Glory to the Filmmaker!
2007 Akai bunka jutaku no hatsuko as Hatsuko's father
2007 Tokyo Rhapsody
2007 Unfair: The Movie as Assistant Director Irie
2007 Exte: Hair Extensions as Gunji Yamazaki
2006 Aoi byoten as 田倉義三
2006 My Boss My Hero (10 episodes)
2006 Origin: Spirits of the Past as Agashi (voice)
2006 Satomi Hakkenden (2 episodes) as Tsusadamasa Ougigaya
2006 Nightmare Detective as Detective Sekiya
2006 Tripping as Shaodea's father
2005 Dead Run
2005 GARO (25 episodes) as Shidou
2005 Loft as Hino
2005 Takeshis'
2005 Train Man as Middle-aged man in train
2005 About Love as Shop owner (segment "Tokyo")
2005 Jam Films S
2005 Yoshitsune (34 episodes) as Minamoto no Yuki-ie
2004 The Village Album
2004 Divorce Lawyer (0 episodes) as Kazuya Kuroki
2004 Red Moon
2004 L'amant
2004 10 Years - A Wife's Betrayal as Kazuki Urushibara
2004 The Way We Live (12 episodes) as Yoshiro Koyanagi
2004 Tracing Jake
2003 Revolver - Aoi haru
2003 Her Island, My Island
2003 The Way I Live (8 episodes) as Akimoto Takayuki
2003 Thirteen Steps as Norio Ando
2002 The Twilight Samurai as Toyotarou Kouda
2002 Dolls as Haruna's Manager
2002 Utsutsu as Nagata Tsutomu
2002 Doing Time
2002 Sabu
2002 A Woman's Work
2002 Kewashi
2002 Long Love Letter (10 episodes) as Misaki Shigeo
2002 DRIVE as Nishi Goro
2001 Rain of Light
2001 GO
2001 Goodbye Mr Ozu (11 episodes)
2001 Prime Minister's Office Lady
2001 Free and Easy 12: Big Holiday Bonus Project
2001 Rush!
2001 Stereo Future
2001 Kumamoto Stories as Naka-no-Ooe-no-Ôji
2000 Dead or Alive 2: Birds as Mizuki's Stepfather
2000 Tales of the Unusual as Yoshiaki Yamauchi (segment "One Snowy Night")
2000 Party 7 as Doctor
2000 The City of Lost Souls
2000 Brother as Harada
2000 I Am an S+M Writer as Kurosaki
2000 Séance as Restaurant customer
2000 Persona as Yuichiro Jonouchi
2000 Friends (11 episodes)
2000 Space Travelers
2000 Audition as Shimada
2000 Crazy Lips as Colonel
2000 Spiral as Toshio Saito
2000 Monday as Murai Yoshio, the colleague
1999 Dead or Alive as Yan
1999 Charisma as Satoshi Nakasone
1999 Himitsu as Hiroyuki Kajikawa
1999 Shikoku as Yasutaka Hiura (Sayori's father)
1999 The Night the Angel Turned Away
1999 The Exam as Yoshimoto
1999 Ley Lines
1999 Avec mon mari
1999 License to Live
1998 Falling into the Evening as Nakajima (Hanako s father)
1998 Dog Race as Hideyoshi (as Ren Ôsugi)
1998 Tokyo Eyes as Bus driver
1998 Unlucky Monkey
1998 The Goofball
1998 Black Angel as Kusakabe
1998 Eyes of the Spider as Yoda
1998 Yakuza Ladies: Decision
1998 Fishes in August
1997 Full Metal Yakuza as Nakame
1997 Tokyo Mafia: Yakuza Blood
1997 Cure as Fujiwara
1997 Fireworks as Horibe
1997 Postman Blues as Joe
1997 The Revenge: A Scar That Never Disappears
1997 The Revenge: A Visit from Fate
1996 Dangan Runner
1996 Suit Yourself or Shoot Yourself: The Hero
1996 Suit Yourself or Shoot Yourself: The Nouveau Riche
1996 Weather Woman as Yoichi Hamamoto
1996 Kids Return as Taxi Passenger
1996 XX: Beautiful Prey as Tagari
1996 Door 3
1996 Suit Yourself or Shoot Yourself: The Gamble
1996 Suit Yourself or Shoot Yourself: The Loot
1996 Shall We Dance?
1996 Don't Look Up as Ootani
1995 Maborosi as Hiroshi, Yumiko's Father
1995 Shinjuku Triad Society as Yakuza boss
1995 Suit Yourself or Shoot Yourself!! The Escape
1995 Tokyo Mafia: Yakuza Wars
1995 MARKS as Yoshikatsu Katagiri
1995 Suit Yourself or Shoot Yourself!! The Heist as Suzuki
1994 Men of Rage
1994 Wangan Midnight 4
1994 Yakuza Taxi
1994 Getting Any? as Pää Yakuza 3
1994 Lady Poison - Beasts of the Underground
1993 XX: Beautiful Weapon
1993 We're No Angels
1993 The Wicked Reporter
1993 Bodyguard Kiba
1993 Sonatine as Katagiri
1992 The Hit-and-Run Family
1992 The Guard from the Underground as Kurume
1992 Passion
1992 Wangan Midnight
1991 Nowhere Man as Kurahara
1991 Dance till Tomorrow
1991 Neo Chinpira 2: Zoom Goes the Bullet as Kozo Yamamoto
1990 1990 botan-dôrô
1990 Neo Chinpira: Zoom Goes the Bullet as Kozo Yamamoto
1989 Fancy Dance
1988 Subway Serial Rape: Lover Hunting
1985 Subway Serial Rape
1984 Teacher, Don't Turn Me On!
1984 Abnormal Family
1984 Chikan to skirt
1983 Beauty Rope Cosmetology
1983 Bokura no kisetsu
1983 The Serial Rape-Murderer as Katsuzô
1983 Beautiful Mystery
1983 Snake Hole
1981 Empire of Kids
1980 Girl Mistress

Production

2018 The Chaplain Producer

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