Shun Sugata

Shun Sugata

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    • February 17th, 1955
Character actor Shun Sugata (菅田 俊 Sugata Shun) was born on February 17, 1955 in Yamanashi, Japan as Masamichi Shibuya. Often cast in violent, villainous roles he can be instantly recognized by his deep, gruff voice and imposing stature. His most notable roles include the intimidating mob enforcer Takayama in Takeshi Miike's Ichi the Killer and the corrupt police commissioner in Tokyo Gore Police. He has also had minor roles outside Japanese cinema in Quention Tarantino's Kill Bill and The Last Samurai as well as playing the main villain opposing Scott Adkins in Ninja 2.

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Acting (26 Credits)

2020Yakuza and the Family
2018The Outsider as Prison Warden
2017Butterfly Sleep as Ryuji AyamineWatch Free
2017Blade of the Immortal
2016Silence as Samurai Commander
2013Ninja: Shadow of a Tear as GoroWatch Free
2012Beyond Outrage as OkamotoWatch Free
2011Dirty Hearts as Sasaki
2011Cut as Masaki
2011Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair as Boss Benta
2010Bunraku as Uncle
2008Inju: The Beast in the Shadow as Inspecteur Fuji
2008Tokyo Gore Police as Tokyo Police Commissioner
2007Glory to the Filmmaker!
2004Marebito as MIB
2004Kill Bill: Vol. 2 as Boss Benta
2003The Last Samurai as Nakao
2003Kill Bill: Vol. 1 as Boss Benta
2002Alive as Matsuda
2002Graveyard of Honor
2001Ichi the Killer as Takayama
2001Pulse as Boss (uncredited)Watch Free
2000Tomie: Replay as Kenzô Morita
1999Ley Lines


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