Birth Place Matching "Sapporo, Japan" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Limetown
Hiro Kanagawa is a Vancouver-based actor and writer. Born in Sapporo, Japan, he spent his childhood in Guelph, Ontario and Sterling Heights, Michigan before attending International Christian University High School in Tokyo where he acted in his first student films and stage productions. Returning ...
2. Satoshi Kon
Writer | Tôkyô goddofâzâzu
Satoshi Kon was born in 1963. He studied at the Musashino College of the Arts. He began his career as a Manga artist. He then moved to animation and worked as a background artist on many films (including Roujin Z (1991) by 'Katsuhiro Otomo'). Then, in 1995, he wrote an episode of the anthology film ...
9. Satoru Iwata
Producer | Super Mario Sunshine
Satoru Iwata was born on December 6, 1959 in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. He is known for his work on Super Mario Sunshine (2002), The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (2006) and Metroid Prime (2002). He was married to Kayoko Iwata. He died on July 11, 2015 in Kyoto, Japan.
10. Kazu Nagahama
Producer | Phase Q
Born in Hokkaido, Japan, Kazu was raised by his grandparents and moved along with them to various locations.
His creative instincts are inspired by nature, Japanese traditional dance, and theatre experiences throughout his childhood. His first play started when he was 7 years old at his elementary ...
12. Kaori Mizuhashi
Actress | Zeruda no densetsu: Toki no okarina
Kaori Mizuhashi was born on August 28, 1974 in Sapporo, Japan. She is an actress, known for The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (1998), Kiddy Grade (2002) and Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie Part 1: Beginnings (2012).
Joachim Friedmann was born on October 8, 1966 in Sapporo, Japan. He is known for his work on In aller Freundschaft - Die jungen Ärzte (2015), In aller Freundschaft (1998) and Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (1997). He is married to Sybille Waury. They have two children.
19. Danyael Sugawara
Director | King of the Road
Danyael Sugawara studied at the New York University before coming to the Film Academy in Amsterdam where he was accepted for the department direction in Fiction. Danyael has worked on may different NFTA productions together with well-known actors as Nelly Frijda, Liesbeth Kamerling and Sijtze van ...
29. Akio Sugino
Animation Department | Jûichi-nin iru!
Started his career as contributor in "gekiga" (adult cartoon) magazines as "Kage" and "Machi" in 1961. He also met cartoonist Moribi Murano, who in 1964 recommended him to Osamu Tezuka, also cartoonist and president of Mushi Production Animation Company. So Sugino began to work in Mushi as animator...
Terumasa Ishihara was born on July 15, 1980 in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. He is an actor, known for PWU/Dragon Gate: East Meets West - Global Warming (2006), DragonGate USA: Fearless 2010 (2010) and Enter the Dragon (2009).
39. Akio Togashi
Actor | Kamen raidâ Gôsuto
Akio Togashi was born on May 15, 1961 in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan. He is an actor, known for Kamen Rider Ghost (2015), Kamen Rider Heisei Generations: Dr. Pac-Man vs. Ex-Aid & Ghost with Legend Rider (2016) and Kamen Rider Ghost: The 100 Eyecons and Ghost's Fateful Moment (2016).
45. Saki Kumagai
Self | 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup
She is a Japanese international footballer. A Student at Tsukuba University and a central defender, she currently plays for French club Olympique Lyon in the Division 1 Féminine. She was part of Japan's World Cup-winning team in 2011, scoring the winning penalty in the final against the USA. ...