Shirô Sano


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 16,147 this week
Trailer
1:31 | Trailer
Shirô Sano was born on March 4, 1955 in Shimane, Japan. He is an actor and director, known for Godzilla 2000 (1999), Kurenai monogatari (1992) and Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack (2001). He has been married to Maki Ishikawa since 1986. See full bio »

Marlon Wayans Confesses His Biggest Watchlist Sin

The comedic actor has his summer movie plans set but has catching up to do when it comes to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Watch now

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 213 people
created 27 Nov 2017
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Shirô Sano's work have you seen?

User Polls

1 win. See more awards »

Known For

Godzilla 2000 Prof. Shiro Miyasaka
(1999)
Kurenai monogatari Shunji Muroi
(1992)
Endless Waltz Shoji Eda
(1995)

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Director | Writer | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (231 credits)
 2019 Maison de Police (TV Mini-Series)
Hitoshi Noma
- Episode #1.10 (2019) ... Hitoshi Noma
- Episode #1.9 (2019) ... Hitoshi Noma
 2018 Harassment Game (TV Mini-Series)
Itsuro Mizutani
- Episode #1.9 (2018) ... Itsuro Mizutani
- Episode #1.8 (2018) ... Itsuro Mizutani
- Episode #1.7 (2018) ... Itsuro Mizutani
- Episode #1.6 (2018) ... Itsuro Mizutani
- Episode #1.5 (2018) ... Itsuro Mizutani
 2018 Angels in White (TV Mini-Series)
Seiji Terauchi
- Episode #1.8 (2018) ... Seiji Terauchi
 2018 The Confidence Man JP (TV Mini-Series)
Tawaraya Tsutomu
- Episode #1.4 (2018) ... Tawaraya Tsutomu
 2018 99.9 ~ Keiji Senmon Bengoshi (TV Series)
Masahiko Todo
- Episode #2.8 (2018) ... Masahiko Todo
 2018 Spring Has Come (TV Mini-Series)
Shuji Kishikawa
- Episode #1.3 (2018) ... Shuji Kishikawa
- Episode #1.5 (2018) ... Shuji Kishikawa
- Episode #1.4 (2018) ... Shuji Kishikawa
- Episode #1.2 (2018) ... Shuji Kishikawa
- Episode #1.1 (2018) ... Shuji Kishikawa
 2017 Wagahai no heya de aru (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.6 (2017)
- Episode #1.3 (2017)
- Episode #1.2 (2017)
 2017 Henkan Koshonin Itsuka, Okinawa o Torimodosu (TV Movie)
Kimihiko Saijo
 2017 God Wars: Toki o koete (Video Game)
Narrator (voice)
 2017 Parks
 2017 Sanbiki no ossan (TV Series)
- Episode #3.8 (2017)
 2017 Gekokujô Juken (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.7 (2017)
 2016 Ultraman Orb (TV Series)
Ryutaro Suganuma
- Sasurai no Taiyô (2016) ... Ryutaro Suganuma
- Gyakushû no Chô Dai Maô-jJû (2016) ... Ryutaro Suganuma
 2016 The Last Cop: Episode 0 (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (2016)
- Episode #1.2 (2016)
- Episode #1.1 (2016)
 2016 Nariyuki na tamashii
Tadao
 2016 Yuriko san no ehon (TV Movie)
 2016 The Woman Who Buys the Local Newspaper (TV Movie)
Hattori
 2016 Snow Woman
 2016 The Black Slope (TV Movie)
 2016 Higanbana: Keishichô Sôsa 7-ka (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.1 (2016)
 2015 Burst (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.7 (2015)
- Episode #1.6 (2015)
- Episode #1.5 (2015)
- Episode #1.4 (2015)
- Episode #1.3 (2015)
 2015 Enishi: The Bride of Izumo
Yasuo Soda
 2015 Ichiro (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.9 (2015)
- Episode #1.8 (2015)
- Episode #1.7 (2015)
- Episode #1.6 (2015)
- Episode #1.5 (2015)
 2015 Police Precinct Soul (TV Movie)
 2015 Magnet Man (TV Movie)
 2015 The Last Cop (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.7 (2015)
- Episode #1.6 (2015)
- Episode #1.5 (2015)
- Episode #1.4 (2015)
- Episode #1.3 (2015)
 2014-2015 Flashback (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.4 (2015)
- Episode #1.3 (2015)
- Episode #1.2 (2015)
- Episode #1.1 (2014)
 2014 Kinki
 2014 Phantom Limb
 2014 Jishaku otoko (TV Movie)
 2014 Kuu neru futari sumu futari (TV Mini-Series)
Yuzo machida
- Episode #1.8 (2014) ... Yuzo machida
- Episode #1.7 (2014) ... Yuzo machida
- Episode #1.6 (2014) ... Yuzo machida
- Episode #1.5 (2014) ... Yuzo machida
- Episode #1.4 (2014) ... Yuzo machida
 2014 Maru Ho no Onna: Hoken Hanzai Chôsain (TV Mini-Series)
Shohei fujido
- Episode #1.9 (2014) ... Shohei fujido
- Episode #1.8 (2014) ... Shohei fujido
- Episode #1.7 (2014) ... Shohei fujido
- Episode #1.6 (2014) ... Shohei fujido
- Episode #1.5 (2014) ... Shohei fujido
 2014 Tokusô (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.5 (2014)
- Episode #1.4 (2014)
- Episode #1.3 (2014)
- Episode #1.2 (2014)
- Episode #1.1 (2014)
 2014 Gokuaku Gambo (TV Mini-Series)
Hatan Tsuneyoshi
- Episode #1.8 (2014) ... Hatan Tsuneyoshi
- Episode #1.7 (2014) ... Hatan Tsuneyoshi
 2014 Senryokugai Sôsakan (TV Mini-Series)
Kobayakawa Yasuhiro
- Episode #1.10 (2014) ... Kobayakawa Yasuhiro
- Episode #1.9 (2014) ... Kobayakawa Yasuhiro
- Episode #1.8 (2014) ... Kobayakawa Yasuhiro
- Episode #1.7 (2014) ... Kobayakawa Yasuhiro
- Episode #1.6 (2014) ... Kobayakawa Yasuhiro
 2014 Kaseifu wa mita! (TV Movie)
Taisan kitamura
 2014 Monooki no piano
Koji aikawa
 2014 Black Gospel (TV Movie)
Nitta
 2014 The Locked Room (TV Movie)
 2013 Danda Rin - The Labour Standards Inspector (TV Mini-Series)
Shigeo manabe
- Episode #1.11 (2013) ... Shigeo manabe
- Episode #1.10 (2013) ... Shigeo manabe
- Episode #1.9 (2013) ... Shigeo manabe
- Episode #1.8 (2013) ... Shigeo manabe
- Episode #1.7 (2013) ... Shigeo manabe
 2013 Oh! Father
Satoru
 2013 Miroku
Painter
 2013 The Woman Prosecutor of Kyôto (TV Series)
- Episode #9.1 (2013)
 2013 Under the Nagasaki Sky
Morikazu kadota
 2013 Tremble Cow (TV Mini-Series)
 2013 Trouble Is My Business (TV Movie)
Yashiba
 2013 The Flying Publicist (TV Mini-Series)
Takigawa Koichi
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... Takigawa Koichi
 2013 Mielino Kashiwagi (TV Mini-Series)
Sano
- Episode #1.10 (2013) ... Sano
- Episode #1.9 (2013) ... Sano
- Episode #1.8 (2013) ... Sano
- Episode #1.7 (2013) ... Sano
- Episode #1.6 (2013) ... Sano
 2013 Dokutoru mambo humor tobyoki (TV Movie)
 2013 Mottomo tôi ginga (TV Mini-Series)
Mamoru suita / Mamoru Suita
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Mamoru suita
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... Mamoru Suita
 2012-2013 Ten no hakobune (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.5 (2013)
- Episode #1.4 (2013)
- Episode #1.3 (2012)
- Episode #1.2 (2012)
- Episode #1.1 (2012)
 2012 Tôkyô zenryoku shôjo (TV Mini-Series)
Actor
- Episode #1.11 (2012) ... Actor
 2012 Rich Man, Poor Woman (TV Series)
Yamagami Yoshiyuki
- Episode #1.11 (2012) ... Yamagami Yoshiyuki
- Episode #1.10 (2012) ... Yamagami Yoshiyuki
- Episode #1.9 (2012) ... Yamagami Yoshiyuki
- Episode #1.8 (2012) ... Yamagami Yoshiyuki
- Episode #1.7 (2012) ... Yamagami Yoshiyuki
 2012 Makete, katsu: Sengo wo tsukutta otoko Yoshida Shigeru (TV Mini-Series)
Koki hirota
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... Koki hirota
 2012 Reunion
 2012 Future Diary: Another World (TV Series)
Toru
- Episode #1.11 (2012) ... Toru
- Episode #1.10 (2012) ... Toru
- Episode #1.9 (2012) ... Toru
- Episode #1.8 (2012) ... Toru
- Episode #1.7 (2012) ... Toru
 2012 Towering Waves (TV Movie)
Ishii
 2012 Deka Kurokawa Suzuki (TV Series)
Seiji
- Episode #1.12 (2012) ... Seiji
 2012 Dead Ringers (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (2012)
 2011 A Taste of Honey (TV Series)
Kirishima Tadashi
- Episode #1.11 (2011) ... Kirishima Tadashi
- Episode #1.10 (2011) ... Kirishima Tadashi
- Episode #1.9 (2011) ... Kirishima Tadashi
- Episode #1.8 (2011) ... Kirishima Tadashi
- Episode #1.7 (2011) ... Kirishima Tadashi
 2011 My Way
Tatsuo's Father
 2011 SP - Keishichô Keigoka (TV Movie)
Tamaru
 2011 Hayabusa
Kawabuchi
 2011 Hesomori
Iguchi
 2011 CSI: Crime Scene Talks (TV Series)
Takeo sone
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... Takeo sone
 2011 Deka wanko (TV Series)
Igarashi Taichi
- Love and Bonds! Section 13 Is Love (2011) ... Igarashi Taichi
- The Police Dog Spoke? (2011) ... Igarashi Taichi
- Is This the Last Episode? (2011) ... Igarashi Taichi
- Suspect X's Misplaced Anger (2011) ... Igarashi Taichi
- You Were a Dog in Your Past Life? (2011) ... Igarashi Taichi
 2011 Wasao
 2011 Douki (TV Movie)
 2011 Fake: Kyôto Bijutsu Jiken Emaki (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (2011)
 2010 Tenohira no memo (TV Movie)
 2010 Mâkusu no yama (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (2010)
 2010 Ihin no koe wo kiku otoko 2 (TV Movie)
 2010 The Woman of S.R.I. (TV Series)
- Episode #10.9 (2010)
 2010 Joker: Yurusarezaru sôsakan (TV Series)
Suzukawa Kota
- Episode #1.9 (2010) ... Suzukawa Kota
 2010 Hanchô: Jinnansho Azumihan (TV Series)
- Episode #3.1 (2010)
 2010 Pandora II: Kiga rettou (TV Series)
Doctor
- Episode #1.7 (2010) ... Doctor
 2010 Railways
 2010 Sakuya kono hana (TV Series)
Nobusuke
 2009 Clouds Over the Hill (TV Series)
- Shônen no kuni (2009)
 2009 Hosuto no nyoubou (TV Movie)
 2009 20th Century Boys 3: Redemption
Yan-bô / Mâ-bô
 2009 Amalfi: Rewards of the Goddess
Michio Nishino
 2009 The Summer of the Bureaucrats (TV Series)
 2009 Miyoko
Editor
 2009 Shugo tenshi
 2009 Aishiteru: Kaiyô (TV Series)
Ozawa Hideaki
- 2-tsu no kazoku... sorezore no ketsumatsu (2009) ... Ozawa Hideaki
- Haha to haha, shôgeki no taimen (2009) ... Ozawa Hideaki
- Shinpan no hi, subete no shinsô (2009) ... Ozawa Hideaki
- Boku wa shikei ni naruno? (2009) ... Ozawa Hideaki
- Ikite koso no tsugunai (2009) ... Ozawa Hideaki
 2009 Gehara: The Dark & Long Hair Monster (TV Movie)
Dr. Murakami
 2009 Daremo mamorenai (TV Movie)
 2008 The Code
Detective 501
 2008 Yagyû ichizoku no imbô (TV Movie)
Fumimaro Karasuma
 2008 Seigi no mikata (TV Series)
Nakata Goro
- Episode #1.10 (2008) ... Nakata Goro
- Episode #1.9 (2008) ... Nakata Goro
- Episode #1.8 (2008) ... Nakata Goro
- Episode #1.7 (2008) ... Nakata Goro
- Episode #1.6 (2008) ... Nakata Goro
 2008 Nobody to Watch Over Me
Ichiro Sakamoto
 2008 Kitaro and the Millennium Curse
Jakotsu Babaa
 2008 Kachô Shima Kôsaku (TV Movie)
 2008 The Taste of Fish
Urushibara
 2008 The Glory of Team Batista
Yuji Kakitani
 2008/I Persona
 2008 Ten to chi to (TV Movie)
 2007 Kekkon sagishi (TV Movie)
 2007 Kuitan 2 (TV Series)
 2006 What's a Director? (Documentary)
Actor
 2006 Atagoal: Cat's Magical Forest
Ryukoma (voice)
 2006 Vanished
 2006 PS: Rashômon (TV Series)
 2006 Bengoshi no kuzu (TV Series)
- Episode #1.12 (2006)
- Episode #1.1 (2006)
 2005-2006 Ultraman Max (TV Series)
Narrator
- Tsukami tore! Mirai (2006) ... Narrator
- Chijô kaimetsu no jokyoku (2006) ... Narrator
- Seiza dorobô (2006) ... Narrator
 2006 Tsubasa no oreta tenshitachi (TV Series)
Takuro Maekawa
- Episode #2.4 (2006) ... Takuro Maekawa
 2006 Kuitan (TV Series)
 2005 Onna no ichidaiki (TV Mini-Series)
 2005 The Suspect: Muroi Shinji
Yukio Kubozono
 2005 The Great Yokai War
Sata's Editor
 2005 Watasareta bamen (TV Movie)
 2005 All About My Dog
Uncle
 2005 The Sun
The chamberlain
 2004 Godzilla: Final Wars
Assassin
 2004 Infection
Kiyoshi Akai
 2004 Kanzen-naru shiiku: Akai satsui
Shinichi Yamada
 2004 Waterboys 2 (TV Mini-Series)
Kozo Kasuya
 2004 Vanpaia hosuto (TV Series)
Tenran
- Episode #1.12 (2004) ... Tenran
- Episode #1.11 (2004) ... Tenran
- Episode #1.10 (2004) ... Tenran
- Episode #1.9 (2004) ... Tenran
- Episode #1.8 (2004) ... Tenran
 2004 Urutora kyû: Dâku fantajî (TV Series)
Narration
 2004 Â! Ikkenya puroresu
Yamaji
 2003 Kyôhansha (TV Series)
Fumihiko nakao
 2003 Dokushin3!! (TV Series)
 2003 The Battling Angel
Ashida
 2003 Negotiator (TV Movie)
Lt. Ando
 2003 Shuka: Keishichô kyô'haku jiken (TV Movie)
Ujiie
 2003 Time Limit (TV Movie)
 2003 The Last Lawyer (TV Mini-Series)
Kazuomi Yoshino
- Episode #1.10 (2003) ... Kazuomi Yoshino
 2003 Dollhouse (TV Series)
 2002 Shomuni (TV Series)
 2002 Aiki
Video-ya no kyaku
 2002 My Little Chef (TV Series)
Akifumi Ito
- Episode #1.5 (2002) ... Akifumi Ito
 2002 Shangri-La
Kuwata
 2002 Picaresque
 2002 Trick (TV Series)
Fukami Hiroaki
- The Missing People Mystery: Solution (2002) ... Fukami Hiroaki
- The Man Who Always Finds Missing People (2002) ... Fukami Hiroaki
 2001 The Princess Blade
Kidokoro
 2001 Kewaishi
Kosuke Kitazawa
 2001 Platonic Sex (TV Movie)
Ishikawa
 2001 Pokémon 4Ever
Vicious (voice)
 2001 Yami no kyô'hakusha (TV Movie)
 1999 Kimi to ita mirai no tame ni 'I'll be Back' (TV Series)
Yusuke Mayuzumi
- Episode #1.9 (1999) ... Yusuke Mayuzumi
- Episode #1.8 (1999) ... Yusuke Mayuzumi
- Episode #1.7 (1999) ... Yusuke Mayuzumi
- Episode #1.6 (1999) ... Yusuke Mayuzumi
- Episode #1.5 (1999) ... Yusuke Mayuzumi
 1999 Godzilla 2000
Prof. Shiro Miyasaka
 1999 Good News (TV Mini-Series)
Kaoru Chikara
- Episode #1.12 (1999) ... Kaoru Chikara
- Episode #1.11 (1999) ... Kaoru Chikara
- Episode #1.10 (1999) ... Kaoru Chikara
- Episode #1.9 (1999) ... Kaoru Chikara
- Episode #1.8 (1999) ... Kaoru Chikara
 1999/III Karaoke
 1997 Aoi tori (TV Series)
Hiromu Watanuki
- Episode #1.11 (1997) ... Hiromu Watanuki
- Episode #1.10 (1997) ... Hiromu Watanuki
- Episode #1.9 (1997) ... Hiromu Watanuki
- Episode #1.8 (1997) ... Hiromu Watanuki
- Episode #1.7 (1997) ... Hiromu Watanuki
 1997 Cat's Eye
 1996 Îhatôbu gensô: KENjI no haru (TV Movie)
Kenji Miyazawa
 1996 Gimu to engi (TV Series) (1996)
 1996 Sonoki ni naru made (TV Series)
Hideaki Kamishiro
 1995 Endless Waltz
Shoji Eda
 1995 Burai heiya
Tadao
 1995 Sharaku
Utamaro
 1994 Mainichi ga natsuyasumi
Nariyuki Rinkaiji
 1994 Rampo
Officer
 1994 Uneasy Encounters
Other man
 1993 Watashi ga aishita Ultraseven (TV Movie)
 1993/II The Room
 1993 The Most Terrible Time in My Life
Masaru Kanno
 1993 The Brutal Insanity of Love
Tetsuro Muraki
 1993 If: Moshimo (TV Series)
 1993 Daburu kitchin (TV Series)
Yunosuke Terada
 1993 Haruka, nosutarujii
Tutor
 1992 The Rocking Horsemen
Noritane Itoh
 1992 Netorare Sosuke
Shinji
 1992 Evil Dead Trap 2
Kurahashi
 1992 Kurenai monogatari
Shunji Muroi
 1992 Afureru atsui namida
Ryoichi Kokubu
 1991 TVO
 1991 Yonimo kimyô na monogatari: Haru no tokubetsu hen (TV Movie) (segment "Kyûkan")
 1990 Ware ni utsu yoi ari
Kikuchi
 1990 Onna batoru koppu (Video)
Henry Ôba
 1990 Sayonara konnichiwa
Takuya Asada
 1990 Lucky Sky Diamond (Video)
Doctor
 1990 Zipang
Bunshichi the Puppetmaster
 1989 Circus Boys
Hiroshi
 1989 Violent Cop
Yoshinari
 1989 A Festival of Dreams
Yuzo Kishi
 1989 Four Days of Snow and Blood
Yasuhide Kurihara
 1988 Tomorrow
Shôji Nakagawa / Yae's bridegroom
 1988 Tokyo: The Last Megalopolis
Junichi Narumi
 1986 To Sleep So as to Dream
Uotsuka
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (11 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Height:

5' 9¼" (1.76 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Star Sign:

Pisces

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Free Movies and TV Shows to Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse all our free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed