Oshin cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Oshin main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Oshin stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Oshin focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Oshin that are on here as well.
Everything from Yuko Kobayashi to Yoshiko Tanaka is included below.
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Guts Ishimatsu is a former boxing world champion from Kanumashi, Japan. After retiring from boxing, he has gained popularity as an actor and comedian. As a boxer, he was known for his unpredictable style, sometimes marking completely unpredicted victories, and often losing in extravagant fashion as well. He lost 14 of his 51 professional fights, a rather large number of losses for a world champion. He often appears as a foolish boke character on television, but this is an act he puts on for media purposes. As a boxing commentator, he offers precise, intelligent commentary based on his own experiences in the ring. He is also known to have a liking for bananas, and keeps numerous bananas lying ...more on Wikipedia
Acted In: Haruka Seventeen, Oshin, Yankee Bokou ni Kaeru
Birthplace: Awano, Japan
Nationality: Japansee more on Guts Ishimatsu
Misako Tanaka, née Misako Fukazawa is a Japanese actress. Tanaka was born in Oki District, Shimane Prefecture, Japan. ...more on Wikipedia
Acted In: 14-sai no Haha, Oshin, Brother Beat, Mama Chari Deka, Out ~ Tsumatachi no Hanzai, + more
Birthplace: Nishinoshima, Japan
Nationality: Japansee more on Misako Tanaka
Yoshiko Tanaka was a Japanese actress. She was also famous as a member of the pop group Candies. While a member of Candies, Tanaka was known by the nickname "Sue" Still at the height of its popularity, the group disbanded in 1978. Tanaka was also the sister-in-law of the well-known actress Masako Natsume. Tanaka was born in Adachi, Tokyo. She had a role in Godzilla vs. Biollante, portraying Asuka Okouchi. She won the Best Actress Award at the 14th Hochi Film Award for Black Rain. In 1991, she married business man Kazuo Odate. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1992. In October 2010, her cancer returned. Tanaka died on April 21, 2011 at the age of 55. ...more on Wikipedia
Acted In: Tatta Hitotsu no Koi, Oshin, Beach Boys, ちゅらさん, Kamisama Mou Sukoshi Dake, + more
Birthplace: Adachi, Japan
Nationality: Japansee more on Yoshiko Tanaka