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Famous Theater Actors from Japan

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List of famous theater actors and actresses from , listed alphabetically with photos when available. has given birth to some great theater actors and actresses over the years, many of who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas and more. These are some of the best theater actors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of and an aspiring theater actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

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You can click on the names of these legendary theater stars of in order to get more information about each one. If you're a fan of plays or Broadway use this list of talented film actors to find some new plays you haven't already seen.
  • Ayumi Murata (村田あゆみ, Murata Ayumi) (born on January 12, 1982) is a female Japanese singer and actress from Tokyo, Japan. She has also played the role of Minako Aino in the Sailor Moon musicals from 2001 to 2002.... more on Wikipedia
    • Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
    • Country of nationality: Japan
  • Chieko Ochi (越智 千恵子, Ochi Chieko), born Chieko Kawabe (河辺千恵子) February 24, 1987 in Tokyo, is a Japanese singer, model and actress. She played Sailor Mercury in the Sailor Moon musicals and was Naru Osaka in the live-action Sailor Moon series. Several of her songs have been used in anime series and other television shows, from a localization of Lizzie McGuire to Ouran High School Host Club. She was born to a Japanese father and Spanish Filipino mother.... more on Wikipedia
    • Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
    • Country of nationality: Japan
  • Dana Stackpole is an actress.... more on Wikipedia
    • Birthplace: Misawa, Japan
    • Country of nationality: Japan
  • Eleanor Matsuura
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    Eleanor Matsuura (born 16 July 1983) is a British actress, who is best known for her roles as Hannah Santo in Spooks: The Greater Good, Bev in Utopia and as PC Donna Prager in Cuffs.... more on Wikipedia
    • Birthplace: Japan, Tokyo
    • Country of nationality: Japan, England