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Takeshi Katō (actor)
|Born||(1929-05-24)24 May 1929
|Died||31 July 2015(2015-07-31) (aged 86)
Takeshi Katō (加藤 武, Katō Takeshi, 24 May 1929 – 31 July 2015) was a Japanese stage and film actor. He appeared in more than one hundred films.
Graduating from Waseda University, Katō first became a middle school teacher, but then joined the Bungakuza theater troupe in 1952. Beyond appearing in and directing plays on stage, he also appeared in films by such directors as Akira Kurosawa, Shohei Imamura, Kon Ichikawa, and Kiriro Urayama.
He died on 31 July 2015 after collapsing in a sauna.
|1963||Hana no Shōgai||Magojirō||NHK||Taiga drama|
|1964||Akō Rōshi||Horibe Yasubei||NHK||Taiga drama|
|1966||Minamoto no Yoshitsune||Taira no Kagekiyo||NHK||Taiga drama|
|1967||San Shimai||Ōmura Masujirō||NHK||Taiga drama|
|1969||Ten to Chi to||Nagao Toshikage||NHK||Taiga drama|
|1979||Kusa Moeru||Ōba Kagechika||NHK||Taiga drama|
|1985–86||Sanada Taiheiki||Honda Tadakatsu||NHK|
|1999||Genroku Ryōran||Shindō Toshishige||NHK||Taiga drama|
|2007||Fūrin Kazan||Morozumi Torasada||NHK||Taiga drama|
|2009||Tenchijin||Hokkō Zenshuku||NHK||Taiga drama|
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