ACTOR

Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

1950 - Today

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Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa (Japanese: 田川 洋行, romanized: Tagawa Hiroyuki; born September 27, 1950) is a Japanese-American actor and film producer. Often cast as villains, he is known for his film roles in The Last Emperor (1987), the James Bond film Licence to Kill (1989), Showdown in Little Tokyo (1991), American Me (1992), Rising Sun (1993), The Phantom (1996), Snow Falling on Cedars (1999), Pearl Harbor (2001), Planet of the Apes (also 2001), Memoirs of a Geisha (2005), Tekken (2009), 47 Ronin (2013), Tekken 2: Kazuya's Revenge (2014), and Kubo and the Two Strings (2017). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa has received more than 3,736,395 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia. Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa is the 1,122nd most popular actor (down from 997th in 2019), the 437th most popular biography from Japan (down from 337th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Japanese Actor.

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  • 3.7M

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  • 58.12

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  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.31

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.53

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Among ACTORS

Among actors, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa ranks 1,122 out of 13,578Before him are Ricardo Montalbán, Lee Remick, Christiane Martel, Eddie Constantine, Jean Arthur, and Frances Conroy. After him are Armand Assante, Ray Stevenson, Carel Struycken, Pedro Alonso, Robert Shaw, and Pietro Germi.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1950, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa ranks 90Before him are Mikhail Fradkov, Marius Trésor, Martin Short, Michael Ironside, Jeffery Deaver, and Moshe Ya'alon. After him are Javier Clemente, Hiroshi Kanazawa, Ueli Maurer, Julius Erving, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, and Alexander Lebed.

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In Japan

Among people born in Japan, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa ranks 437 out of 6,245Before him are Emperor Shijō (1231), Yoshihiko Noda (1957), Takijirō Ōnishi (1891), Kiichi Miyazawa (1919), Katsuhiro Otomo (1954), and Satoshi Kon (1963). After him are Takeo Fukuda (1905), Eisai (1141), Yukio Tsuda (1917), Muryeong of Baekje (462), Takahashi Korekiyo (1854), and Akiyuki Nosaka (1930).

Among ACTORS In Japan

Among actors born in Japan, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa ranks 12Before him are Ken Watanabe (1959), Takashi Shimura (1905), Setsuko Hara (1920), Hiroyuki Sanada (1960), Tatsuya Nakadai (1932), and Sessue Hayakawa (1886). After him are Akiko Wakabayashi (1941), Kōji Yakusho (1956), Victoria Principal (1950), Momoko Kōchi (1932), Hibari Misora (1937), and Masako Nozawa (1936).

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