Hiroyuki Shimosawa Biography, Facts & Life Story

Hiroyuki Shimosawa Japanese Actor

Quick Facts

Known For The Fool


Full Name:Hiroyuki Shimosawa



Age:61 years old (in 2021)

Date of Birth:October 12, 1960

Birthplace:Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan

Religion:Not Known

Zodiac Sign: Libra

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height:5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m)

Weight:63 kg (139 lbs)

Chest:44 Inches

Waist:32 Inches


Biceps:16 Inches

Hair Color:Black

Eye Color:Brown

Hiroyuki Sanada (born on 12 October 1960) in Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan. He is a Japanese actor. He is best known for the lead roles he played in The Twilight Samurai (2002) and The Last Samurai (2003).

His role in King Lear (Book by Shakespeare) also gave him extraordinary theatrical notice in the UK. In his native Japan, He is well for songs he recorded for movies he was in, as well as songs he’s played for the public.

He made his first debut portraying Ujio in The Last Samurai. After that, he appeared in several films like Speed Racer, The Wolverine, 47 Ronin, Life, and Avengers: Endgame. He represents the Mortal Kombat character Scorpion in the 2021 reboot film of the same name.

In 2021, he starred in the zombie film Army of the Dead, directed by Zack Snyder. He also had a recurring role on the HBO series Westworld (2018-2020).

An entertainer scouted Sanada while playing with the son of actor Kokichi Takada who lived in the same townhouse. He worked as a model for a magazine for young children. Then, he joined the Himawari Theatre Group at five. He made his film debut in 1966 in the ninkyo yakuza film.

Initially planning to be an action star, he studied Shorinji Kempo. After that, he took up Kyokushin kaikan karate.

Hiroyuki Shimosawa Education

College: Nihon University

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Hiroyuki Shimosawa Career

Profession: Actor

Known For: The Fool


Film: Rokyoku komori-uta (1965)

Salary: Under Review

Net Worth: USD $10 million approx

Family & Relatives

Father: Not Known

Mother: Not Known

Brother(s): Not Known

Sister(s): Not Known

Marital Status: Married

Wife: Satomi Tezuka (m. 1990–1997)

Children: 2

Son(s): Not Known

Daughter(s): Not Known

Dating History:

Not Known

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