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Takeshi's Castle was a Japanese game show that aired between 1986 and 1990 on the Tokyo Broadcasting System. It featured the Japanese actor Takeshi Kitano as a count who owns a castle and sets up difficult challenges for players to get to him. The show has become a cult television hit around the world. A special live "revival" was broadcast on April 2, 2005, for TBS's 50th anniversary celebrations.

  1. Takeshi Kitano


Series Cast

  1. Mary Scheer

    Mary Scheer

    122 Episodes

  2. Joey de Leon

    Joey de Leon

    122 Episodes

  3. Craig Charles

    Craig Charles

    122 Episodes

  4. John Cervenka

    122 Episodes

  5. Takeshi Kitano

    Takeshi Kitano

    122 Episodes

  6. Saburo Ishikura

    Saburo Ishikura

    122 Episodes

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Takeshi's Castle

Season 4

2005 | 22 Episodes

Season 4 of Takeshi's Castle premiered on May 11, 2005.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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