Ryo Ishibashi

Ryo Ishibashi

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    • July 20th, 1956
​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Ryo Ishibashi (born July 20, 1956) is a Japanese actor and international celebrity. He is known around the world for his roles in the classic Japanese Horror films Suicide Club and Audition. He is also recognized in America for his role as Nakagawa in The Grudge and The Grudge 2. Ishibashi was born in Kurume, Fukuoka, Kyūshū, Japan. He started his career by starting his own band called the ARB (Alexander Ragtime Band) in 1977. The band made their debut in 1978, and made over a dozen albums until they broke up in 1990. Recently, Ishibashi has resumed his musical activity and re-formed ARB with an album, Real Life in 1998. In 1986, Ishibashi made his movie debut in the film A-Hômansu in which ARB's 13th single "After 45" was used as its theme song. Ryo Ishibashi has been concentrating on his acting career, and has appeared in several movies outside his native country Japan, and became an internationally recognized celebrity. He won the award for Best Actor at the 11th Yokohama Film Festival for A Sign Days. Ishibashi has been married to Mieko Harada since 1987 and has three children. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ryo Ishibashi, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (18 Credits)

2019Masquerade Hotel
2012Ace Attorney as Gou Karuma (Manfred von Karma)
2007Dream Cruise as Eiji Saito
2007Shamo as Principal Saeki
2007War as Shiro Yanagawa
2006Trapped Ashes as Head Monk
2006Big Bang Love, Juvenile A as Warden Tsuchiya
2006The Grudge 2 as Detective Nakagawa
2004The Grudge as Nakagawa
2003Moon Child
2001Suicide Club as Detective Kuroda
2000Brother as Ishihara
1999Audition as Shigeharu Aoyama
1996Back to Back as Koji
1996Kids Return as Local Yakuza Chief
1995The Crossing Guard as JeffereyWatch Free
1994Blue Tiger as Gan
1993American Yakuza as Shuji Sawamoto


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