Tadanobu Asano is a Japanese actor from Yokohama Prefecture. His real name is Tadanobu Sato.
- Native name
- 浅野忠信 (ASANO Tadanobu)
- Tad (in English-speaking countries)
- Yokohama Prefecture
- November 26, 1973 (age 40)
- 5' 10" (179 cm)
- Blood type
- Films, TV dramas, commercials
- Anore Inc.
Asano's father is a talent agent and got him a role in the TV drama “Kinpachi Sensei” at the age of 16. Since making his film debut in Swimming Upstream in 1990, Asano has established himself as one of Japan’s top film actors and has been involved in some of the most critically-acclaimed Japanese films of the past decade.
Filmography as actor
- Lupin the 3rd (live-action) (2014)
- My Man (2014)
- Kiki’s Delivery Service (2014)
- Ichi the Killer (2001)
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