Daisuke Katô (I) (1910–1975)

Actor | Director | Writer



Photos

  • Daisuke Katô, Senshô Ichikawa, and Jôji Kaieda in The 47 Ronin (1941)
  • Daisuke Katô, Chôjûrô Kawarasaki, Chôemon Bandô, and Shinzô Yamazaki in The 47 Ronin (1941)
  • Daisuke Katô and Hideko Takamine in When a Woman Ascends the Stairs (1960)
  • Daisuke Katô in When a Woman Ascends the Stairs (1960)
  • Daisuke Katô in When a Woman Ascends the Stairs (1960)
  • Daisuke Katô and Hideko Takamine in When a Woman Ascends the Stairs (1960)

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Filmography


All Filmography

Awards

3 wins.

Did You Know

Trivia

Son of Denzô Takeshiba and Seiko Yajima. He had an elder brother, Kunitarô Sawamura, and an older sister, Sadako Sawamura.


Trademark

A balding, rotund Japanese character actor, frequently cast as dim-witted thugs and villainous schemers.


Nickname

Gyu-chan

Personal Details

Born

Tokunosuke Kato

Tokyo, Japan

Died

(age 65)
Takasaki, Japan


Height:

5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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