Shôichi Hirose

Shôichi Hirose

  • Born on
    • June 23rd, 1918
Shoichi Hirose was a Japanese actor. Sometimes credited as Solomon Hirose, he is probably best known for playing Godzilla's archenemy King Ghidorah and for being the actor inside the King Kong suit in King Kong vs. Godzilla, along with several tough guy roles. (Wikipedia)

Starring Shôichi Hirose on Plex

  • Atragon
    Mu Henchman


Acting (25 Credits)

1977House as Ramen Trucker
1974Lady Snowblood 2: Love Song of Vengeance
1973Lady Snowblood
1967King Kong Escapes as Henchman
1966The War of the Gargantuas as Soldier (uncredited)
1966Ebirah, Horror of the Deep as Escaped Slave
1965Invasion of Astro-Monster as King Ghidorah
1965Frankenstein vs. Baragon as Tunnel Worker (uncredited)
1965Red Beard as Thug
1964Dogora as Thermal power plant staff
1964Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster as King Ghidorah
1963Atragon as Mu Henchman
1962Varan the Unbelievable as Fisherman
1961Mothra as Dam Worker (uncredited)
1961Yojimbo as Ushitora Follower
1958Varan as Fisherman
1958The Hidden Fortress as Yamana soldier (uncredited)
1958The H-Man as Fire department official (uncredited)
1957The Mysterians as Detective in Etsuko's house
1956Rodan as Meganulon / Fighter pilot
1956Samurai III: Duel at Ganryu Island as (uncredited)
1955Godzilla Raids Again as Convict
1954Seven Samurai as Bandit
1952Ikiru as Yakuza (uncredited)


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