Joe Odagiri (Actor)

Joe Odagiri

Joe Odagiri is a Japanese actor. He was born on February 16, 1976 in Tsuyama, Okayama Prefecture.

Native name
オダギリジョー (ODAGIRI Jo)
Tsuyama, Okayama Prefecture
February 16, 1976 (age 41)
5' 9" (176 cm)
Blood type
Yu Kashii (2008-)
Films, stage, TV dramas
Dongyu Club


  • Odagiri and his wife Yu Kashii share the same birthday.

Filmography as actor

Year Movie Role
2015 S - Saigo no Keikan Keigo Masaki
2015 Midnight Canteen
2014 The World of Kanako Detective Aikawa
2013 Human Trust Kugenuma, Far East representative for a Russian hedge fund
2013 Real Editor
2013 The Great Passage Masashi Nishioka
2011 I Wish Kenji, Koichi's father
2009 Air Doll Air Doll Maker
2008 Dream Jin
2008 Then Summer Came Tamio Kanzaki
2007 Sad Vacation
2007 Tokyo Tower: Mom and Me, and Sometimes Dad Boku
2006 The Pavillion Salamandre Hoichi Tobishima
2006 Mushi-Shi Ginko
2006 Retribution Seishinkai Takag
2006 Sway Takeru Hayakawa
2006 Suite Dreams
2005 Scrap Heaven Tetsu Katsurai
2005 Shinobi: Heart Under Blade Kōga Gennosuke
2005 La Maison de Himiko
2005 Princess Raccoon Amechiyo
2004 Black Kiss Joker Jono
2004 Blood and Bones Takeshi Park
2003 Bright Future Yuji Nimura
2001 Platonic Sex Toshimi Iwasaki

Latest news

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    Today it was announced that Koji Yakusho will star in Tetsuya Nakashima’s Kawaki (lit. “Thirst”), a movie adaptation of Akio Fukamachi’s debut novel Hateshinaki Kawaki, winner of the 3rd...

    4 years ago
  • Human Trust cast and staff

    Cast revealed for Junji Sakamoto’s “Human Trust” (Jinrui Shikin)

    On Wednesday, it was revealed that Koichi Sato will star in Junji Sakamoto’s upcoming financial thriller Human Trust (Jinrui Shikin), top-lining an impressive cast.The film is based on an original...

    4 years ago
  • Plastic City flyer

    ‘Plastic City’ trailer posted on YouTube

    The 2-minute Japanese trailer for Yu Lik Wai’s gangster drama, Plastic City has been posted on on the YouTube channel of distributor Bitters End in preparation for its March release in Japan.The...

    8 years ago
  • Dream flyer

    Ki-duk Kim’s “Dream” gets a Japanese release

    Kim Ki-duk’s Dream (Bi-mong), starring Joe Odagiri and Lee Na-yeong will be released by Odagiri-friendly distributor Stylejam in Japan this coming February with the Japanese title “Himu”...

    8 years ago
  • Scrap Heaven Japanese movie poster

    Review: Scrap Heaven

    If David Fincher’s “Fight Club” extolled the virtues of the anti-establishment way of life with its unbridled machismo and nonstop assault on commercialism, Sang-Il Lee’s Scrap Heaven takes...

    9 years ago
  • Then Summer Came flyer

    “Then Summer Came” to premiere at NYAFF

    As I posted here yesterday, this year’s New York Asian Film Festival features an impressive lineup of Japanese films - many of which will be screened for the first time in the US. Ryo...

    9 years ago
  • Bright Future Japanese movie poster

    Review: Bright Future

    Director Kiyoshi Kurosawa has a unique way of creating films that stick to a central theme on such a base level that actual plot details and dialogue are rendered completely secondary to maintaining...

    10 years ago



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Last Updated 16 Mar 2014 at 15:49