Actresses Famous Actors From Japan

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List of film actors and actresses from Japan, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Japan has produced some very talented actors and actresses in the last century, many of who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These Japanese actors specialize in film, television or even theater, so they're not all necessarily movie stars. These are some of the best Japanese actors the country has ever seen, so if you're a native of Japan and an aspiring actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

List features Sayaka Aida, Sessue Hayakawa and more actors.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Japanese actors?" and "Which movies stars are from Japan?"

You can click on the names of these legendary movie stars of Japan in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Japanese film actors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.

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Mai Nakahara is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 37

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Ai Kago is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 31

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Ai Kato is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 36

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Ai Kobayashi is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 45

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Ai Maeda is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 35

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Ai Otsuka is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 36

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Ai Takahashi is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 32

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Akemi Okamura is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 49

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Aki Maeda is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 33

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Akifumi Miura is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 37

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Akiji Kobayashi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
Dec. at 66 (1930-1996)

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Akiko Kobayashi is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Actors From Japan

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Akiko Wakabayashi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Actors From Japan

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Akio Ohtsuka is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 59

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Akio Suyama is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 50

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Akira Emoto is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 70

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Akira Kamiya is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 72

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Akira Kobayashi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Actors From Japan

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Akira Nakao is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 76

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Akira Otaka is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 61

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Akira Terao is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 71

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Alisa Durbrow is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 30

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Ami Kawai is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 51

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Anna Nagata is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 36

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Anna Tsuchiya is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Actors From Japan
age 34