The only actor to appear in the "debut" efforts of Godzilla Godzilla (1954), Rodan Rodan (1956), Mothra Mothra (1961), King Ghidorah Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964), and Mechagodzilla Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974).
In his first film role, Even the Mighty Shed Tears (1953), Hirata's character sported an eyepatch. More famously, so did his war-disfigured Dr. Serizawa in the immortal Godzilla (1954). And in another Gojira film, Ebirah, Horror of the Deep (1966), ...
Kyogo, South Korea