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Ken Watanabe

Ken Watanabe

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Famous as :

Actor

Birth Name :

Kensaku Watanabe

Birth Date :

October 21, 1959

Birth Place :

Koide, Niigata, Japan

Spouse :

Yumiko Watanabe (? - April 2005), Kaho Minami (since 3-Dec-05)

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Ken Watanabe and Kelli O'Hara to Star in Broadway Revival of 'The King and I'

July 01, 2014 04:38:47 GMT

A new Broadway revival of the classic romantic musical "The King and I" is announced by Lincoln Center Theater. will play the King, while Kelli O'Hara will portray the English schoolmistress sent to Siam to teach the children of the king.
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Matthew McConaughey Is Suicidal Man in 'Sea of Trees'

February 05, 2014 03:58:09 GMT

"" star has scored a new project which will be helmed by the acclaimed director Gus Van Sant. He is to star opposite in "" as a suicidal man who flies to Japan to die among the trees.
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Ken Watanabe Is Cold-Blooded Samurai in First Trailer for Japan's 'Unforgiven' Remake

July 15, 2013 03:08:41 GMT

First trailer for a Japanese remake of 's Oscar-winning pic "" has finally hit the web. From the way the video presents brief glimpses of the Lee Sang-Il movie, fans can surely expect that it will be just as captivating as the original movie, which was listed as the fourth best American film in the western genre by American Film Institute in June 2008.
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Ken Watanabe Takes Hiatus From Hollywood to Help Japan

March 01, 2012 17:48:03 GMT

"" star said that he is taking a break from Hollywood to help his country. In a statement to THR, the actor announced that he is coming back to Japan this year to focus on the recovery of the Asian country from the tsunami that devastated the northeast coast region in 2011.
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Hollywood Stars Gather at 'Inception' LA Premiere

July 14, 2010 08:01:26 GMT

After traveling across the Europe to promote "", the cast of the movie have returned to the U.S. to premiere the film in Los Angeles. On Tuesday, July 13, the main actors have been spotted attending the special screening held at Grauman's Chinese Theatre.
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Leonardo DiCaprio and Marion Cotillard Pair Up at 'Inception' World Premiere

July 09, 2010 03:10:49 GMT

Warner Bros. Pictures has shared Christopher Nolan's dream in U.K. by premiering his film "" there. On Thursday, July 8, the world premiere was held at the Odeon cinema in London where a unique labyrinth carpet was rolled out to welcome the guests.
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International Trailer for 'Inception' Has More Scenes With Ken Watanabe

May 26, 2010 05:56:03 GMT

An international trailer for "" has been debuted on Japanese TV during an interview with one of the stars, . Mixing scenes from the previously released sneak peek videos, the new trailer also includes some never-before-seen footage which feature the Asian actor. Towards the end of the video, while shots from the movie still can be seen, Watanabe talks as part of the interview.
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