Otaki Hideji

Otaki Hideji

Otaki Hideji (大滝秀治) was born on June 6, 1925. Otaki Hideji movies and tv shows: A School Behind Bars 2010 (Japan), Tenshi no Wakemae 2010 (Japan), Haru’s Journey 2010 (Japan), Carried on a Sea Breeze 2009 (Japan), Boku no Imoto 2009 (Japan)...


First Name: Hideji
Family Name: Otaki
Native Name: 大滝秀治
Also Known As: Ootaki Hideji
Nationality: Japanese
Gender: Male
Born: June 6, 1925
Hideji Otaki was a Japanese actor.

After serving in World War II, he became interested in the theater and helped found the Gekidan Mingei troupe in 1950. He gained fame for his television work from the 1970s, but he also appeared in many films, especially those of Juzo Itami. His last film, Anata e, starring Ken Takakura, was released a few months before his death. He died of lung cancer at his home in Tokyo on 2 October 2012.

He won the award for Best Supporting Actor at the 1st Hochi Film Award for Brother and Sister, Kimi yo fundo no kawa o watare and Fumo Chitai.

(Source: Wikipedia)