Yamada Ryosuke

Yamada Ryosuke is a Japanese tarento, actor, singer, dancer, and a member of Hey! Say! JUMP. He is under the management of Johnny & Associates and currently resides in Kanagawa Prefecture.
On August 12, 2004, when he was in the 5th grade (age 11), Yamada appeared on the variety show Ya-ya-yah, where his audition for Johnny and Associates was aired.
In July 2006, Yamada got his first role in a TV drama, Tantei Gakuen Q Special.
In April 2007, he was chosen to be a member of the temporary unit Hey! Say! 7, which made his CD debut on August 1, when their single "Hey! Say!" was released. Between July and September of 2007, Tantei Gakuen Q became a TV drama series and Yamada played the same role he did in the Special that aired in 2006.
From September 24, 2007, Yamada began performing as a member of Hey! Say! JUMP, making his debut on November 14 .
From January to March 2008 Yamada was in the drama series, One-Pound Gospel, as Mukoda Katsumi, with Kazuya Kamenashi (KAT-TUN) and Hey! Say! JUMP member Yuri Chinen who appeared in the third episode. On April 12 of that year Yamada was in the drama, Sensei wa erai! along with fellow Hey! Say! JUMP members Yuto Nakajima, Yuri Chinen and Daiki Arioka. He played Gunjou Hayato. On June 14, Yamada played Furuhata Ninzaburo in the drama Furuhata Chuugakusei.
In October 2008, Yamada was in the drama series Scrap Teacher: Kyoushi Saisei as Takasugi Toichi, along with Hey! Say! JUMP members that appeared with him in Sensei wa erai!.
In June 2009, Yamada became the leader of a temporary group NYC Boys with Yuri Chinen and Yuma Nakayama w/B.I.Shadow as a supporter for the Japanese Volleyball Team for the FIVB World Grand Prix 2009. Their single "NYC/Akuma na Koi" hit the #1 position on the billboard charts.
On August 29 of that year, Yamada played Yuji Kawai in the drama Niini no koto Wasurenaide.
On October 3, 2009, he starred as the lead role in Hidarime Tantei EYE SP playing the role of Ainosuke Tanaka.
On October 17, 2009, it was announced that Hey! Say! JUMP member Yamada Ryosuke will play his first lead role in the upcoming drama series '左目探偵EYE / Hidari-me Tantei EYE [lit. 'Left-eyed Detective EYE']' to be broadcast from January 2010.
On March 2, 2010, an official press release made by Johnny and Associates revealed that Yamada and Chinen will be debuting for the second time as NYC. They will be working as a member of both Hey! Say! JUMP and NYC, which is a rarity in their talent agency. Ryo Nishikido was the first such case of a Johnny's talent officially debuting in two groups (Kanjani8 and NEWS) making Yamada and Chinen the second instance of such a case.
In 2010, Yamada wrote a song called Shinku which was track 4 in Hey! Say! JUMP's first album Jump No. 1

Drama & Films

Drama

Year
Title
#
Role
Rating
2016
10
Takada Yu Main Role
7.5
2015
1
Sasaki Ryohei Main Role
8.6
2014
10
Zekki / Narrator Guest Role
7.2
2014
9
Kindaichi Hajime Main Role
8.3
2014
1
Hajime Kindaichi Main Role
8.3
2013
1
Harada Supporting Role
8.3
2012
10
Suzuki Daichi Main Role
7.7
2010
8
Tanaka Ainosuke Main Role
7.7
2009
1
Tanaka Ainosuke Main Role
7.7
2009
1
Kawai Yuji Supporting Role
7.9
2008
9
Takasugi Touichi Main Role
7.2
2008
1
Guunjou Hayato Main Role
6.9
2008
1
Furuhata Ninzaburo Main Role
7.2
2008
9
Mukoda Katsumi Supporting Role
7.4
2007
11
Amakusa Ryu Main Role
7.9
2006
1
Amakusa Ryuu Main Role
7.8

Films

Year
Title
Role
Rating
2017
Edward Elric Main Role
N/A
2017
Atsuya Main Role
N/A
2016
Nagisa Shiota Main Role
8.0
2015
Semi "Cicada" Main Role
7.3
2015
Nagisa Shiota Main Role
7.9

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    remi_mikan 20 days ago

    Happy 24th Birthday Yamada!

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    Pedro 21 days ago

    Happy birthday Yamada :)

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    Shoes Mar 21, 2017 - edited

    I love the completely different personalities he plays, especially in risou no musuko and Kindaichi <3

    And his voice & singing!!! Ahhhh!!

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    Annika Feb 28, 2017

    Great acting in the movie Grasshopper!! :D

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    RoseLun Oct 21, 2016
    Reveal Spoiler »
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    Beautiful_Bloom Oct 8, 2016

    it's time for him to have romantic movies/ dramas

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    Furti May 9, 2016 - edited

    Happy Birthday Yama-chan!!!

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    Kikyo91 Jan 18, 2016

    today Yamada won the 'Rookie Actor Award' @ 39th Japan Movie Academy Award (for Assassination Classroom movie)
    CONGRATS, YAMACHAN!!

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    PSA4869 Dec 21, 2015 - edited

    Love his acting so much . I hope he do well in both acting and Hey! Say! Jump ~

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    Kikyo91 Nov 13, 2015

    He is improved a lot ;_______; he become so amazing at acting!!

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    leahakiko Sep 18, 2015

    I remember when he was only 14 and now he's 22?!
    Where did the time go Dx

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    TiffBaby101 May 9, 2015

    Happy Birthday!!!

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    YasmineNour Mar 24, 2015 - edited

    yamada-san atashi wa to ku demo itsudemo anata wo owen shimas . i watched all his dramas without missing one even his apparition in shows and i wish from all my heat that i will be able to see his progress in dramas and movie . GANBATTE KUDA SAI YAMADA-SAN <3

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    Elizabeth Aug 14, 2014

    i jast saw he is going to play a new movie grasshopper for next year i hope it will be aired on cinema in my country ^^

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    Yuki May 8, 2014 - edited

    Happy Birthday,Yama-chan :D Wish You Have A Long And Happy Life :D (Good Luck At Your Work and Don't Push Yourself or Later You Will Get Sick :D)

Details

  • Name:

    Yamada Ryosuke
  • Native name:

    山田涼介
  • Also Known as:

    Yama-chan
  • Nationality:

    Japanese
  • Gender:

    Male
  • Born:

    May 9, 1993
  • Age:

    24