Actor Hiroyuki Sanada (b. 1960)

Shadow Warriors IV Vengeance for Sale The Twilight Samurai

The Shogun's Samurai – Kinji Fukasaku (1978)
G.I. Samurai – Mitsumasa Saito (1979)
Renegade Ninjas – Sadao Nakajima (1979)
Shadow Warriors (Kage No Gundan) – starring Sonny Chiba (TV, 1980-1985)
Shogun's Ninja – Norifumi Suzuki (1980)
Ninja Wars – Mitsumasa Saito (1982)
Legend of the Eight Samurai – Kinji Fukasaku (1984)
Vengeance for SaleKihachi Okamoto (2001)
The Twilight Samurai – Yoji Yamada (2002)

After getting his start in action films as a teenage member of Sonny Chiba's Japan Action Club, Sanada went on to become a prominent figure in mainstream Japanese films today. He has helped keep the classic chambara spirit alive with starring roles in The Twilight Samurai and Vengeance for Sale.

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