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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Mikijirō Hira (平 幹二朗 Hira Mikijirō) was a Japanese actor. Starting as a stage actor in the 1950s, he also worked in film and television and was active until the time of his death. From the 1970s he starred in several of Yukio Ninagawa's productions, including an acclaimed role as Macbeth. Described as "Japan's best Shakespearean actor", Hira received several awards throughout his career, including an excellence award at the 2011 National Arts Festival hosted by the Japanese government's Agency for Cultural Affairs.
Tuesday, November 21, 1933, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan
Sunday, October 23, 2016
1962 The Inheritance 1964 Three Outlaw SamuraiEinosuke Kikyo 1964 Adventures of ZatoichiGounosuke 1965 Sword of the BeastYuuki Gennosuke 1966 The Face of AnotherDr. Hori 1968 Horus: Prince of the SunGrunwald the Demon of Ice (voice) 1983 Battle AnthemEmperor Meiji 1983 Amagi PassKenzo Onodera 1988 Tokyo: The Last MegalopolisYasumasa Hirai 2005 Azumi 2: Death or LoveMasayuki Sanada 2009 GoemonRikyu Sen 2010 13 AssassinsLord Doi 2011 Tibetan DogAdult Tenzin (voice) 2011 Ninja Kids!!! 2013 The Fighter PilotLimited to the 15 most popular items