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Kimura Takuya

Takuya Kimura

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  • Name: Kimura Takuya
  • Native name: 木村拓哉
  • Also Known as: KimuTaku;きむら たくや;Takuya Kimura
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: November 13, 1972
  • Age: 45
Takuya Kimura

Takuya Kimura

  • Name: Kimura Takuya
  • Native name: 木村拓哉
  • Also Known as: KimuTaku;きむら たくや;Takuya Kimura
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: November 13, 1972
  • Age: 45
Takuya Kimura is a Japanese singer and actor.
He is a member of the Japanese idol group SMAP. Most of the TV dramas he starred in produced high ratings in Japan. He has become one of the most well-known and successful actors/singers/entertainers in Japan and Asia.

Joined Johnny's Office in November 1987 as a Johnny Junior after one of his relatives sent in the application. Consequently chosen to become a member of new group SMAP in April 1988.

The year 1993 can be considered to be a breakthrough year for Kimura and SMAP. After years of starring in low-budget dramas, Kimura played a leading role in the teen drama Asunaro Hakusho.The series quickly became a hit.

In November 1999, he became the first Asian star to become a spokesperson for Levis Jeans Company

In 1999 he ended the nine-year relationship with his longtime girlfriend Kaorin.
The next year on November 23, he announced he was going to marry Shizuka Kudo, another Japanese pop idol.
They married on December 5, 2000. His first daughter, Kokomi, was born on May 1, 2001 and his second daughter, Mitsuki, was born on February 5, 2003.


Currently, holds the top three spots for most watched Japanese TV drama of all time, with "Hero", "Beautiful Life" and "Good Luck!" ranked respectively. Each of these three dramas scored a viewership rating of over 30% for its pilot. In addition, he also made Japanese TV drama history, when all 11 episodes of "Hero" received over 30% of viewership.
Became the first male star to advertise lipsticks for the Kanebo Testimo II range, in February 1996. The brand's sales figures nearly tripled within a single month, since the launch of the campaign.

One of the most charismatic members of the pop group Smap, he retains favorite status among teen girls and young women even though he is married. (The youth culture in Japan is such that unattached idols are believed to 'belong' to everyone; once the person is married, or 'taken,' their popularity frequently dwindles.)
Source: Wikipedia, IMDb
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2018 BG: Personal Bodyguard
Japanese Drama, 2018, 0 eps
Shimazaki Akira (Main Role)
0
Shimazaki Akira
Main Role
0.0
2017 A Life
Japanese Drama, 2017, 10 eps
Okita Kazuaki (Main Role)
10
Okita Kazuaki
Main Role
7.7
2015 I'm Home
Japanese Drama, 2015, 10 eps
Ieji Hisashi (Main Role)
10
Ieji Hisashi
Main Role
8.0
2014 HERO 2
Japanese Drama, 2014, 11 eps
Kuryu Kohei (Main Role)
11
Kuryu Kohei
Main Role
8.2
2014 Miyamoto Musashi
Japanese Special, 2014, 2 eps
Miyamoto Musashi/Shinmen Takezo (Main Role)
2
Miyamoto Musashi/Shinmen Takezo
Main Role
8.1
2013 Ando Lloyd - A.I. Knows Love ?
Japanese Drama, 2013, 10 eps
Matsushima Reiji / Ando Lloyd (Main Role)
10
Matsushima Reiji / Ando Lloyd
Main Role
7.7
2012 Priceless
Japanese Drama, 2012, 10 eps
Kindaichi Fumio (Main Role)
10
Kindaichi Fumio
Main Role
7.9
2011 Nankyoku Tairiku
Japanese Drama, 2011, 10 eps
Kuramochi Takeshi (Main Role)
10
Kuramochi Takeshi
Main Role
8.6
2010 Tsuki no Koibito
Japanese Drama, 2010, 8 eps
Hazuki Rensuke (Main Role)
8
Hazuki Rensuke
Main Role
6.7
2009 MR. BRAIN
Japanese Drama, 2009, 8 eps
Tsukumo Ryusuke (Main Role)
8
Tsukumo Ryusuke
Main Role
8.3
2008 CHANGE
Japanese Drama, 2008, 10 eps
Asakura Keita (Main Role)
10
Asakura Keita
Main Role
8.0
2007 Karei naru Ichizoku
Japanese Drama, 2007, 10 eps
Manpyo Teppei (Main Role)
10
Manpyo Teppei
Main Role
8.3
2006 HERO SP
Japanese Special, 2006, 1 eps
Kuryu Kouhei (Main Role)
1
Kuryu Kouhei
Main Role
7.7
2006 Saiyuuki
Japanese Drama, 2006, 11 eps
Emperor genyoku (Guest Role)
11
Emperor genyoku
Guest Role
7.2
2005 Engine
Japanese Drama, 2005, 11 eps
Kanzaki Jiro (Main Role)
11
Kanzaki Jiro
Main Role
7.8
2004 Pride
Japanese Drama, 2004, 11 eps
Satonaka Halu / Haru (Main Role)
11
Satonaka Halu / Haru
Main Role
8.4
2003 Good Luck!!
Japanese Drama, 2003, 10 eps
Shinkai Hajime (Main Role)
10
Shinkai Hajime
Main Role
7.9
2002 One Million Stars Falling from the Sky
Japanese Drama, 2002, 11 eps
Katase Ryo (Main Role)
11
Katase Ryo
Main Role
7.8
2001 Chuushingura 1/47
Japanese Special, 2001, 1 eps
Horibi Yasube (Support Role)
1
Horibi Yasube
Support Role
8.0
2001 HERO
Japanese Drama, 2001, 11 eps
Kuryu Kohei (Main Role)
11
Kuryu Kohei
Main Role
8.0
2001 Yonimo Kimyona Monogatari: SMAP Special Edition
Japanese Special, 2001, 1 eps
Lead role in BLACK ROOM (Main Role)
1
Lead role in BLACK ROOM
Main Role
7.8
2000 Food Fight
Japanese Drama, 2000, 11 eps
voice of Crow (Support Role)
11
voice of Crow
Support Role
6.6
2000 Densetsu no Kyoshi
Japanese Drama, 2000, 11 eps
(Ep.11) (Guest Role)
11
(Ep.11)
Guest Role
8.1
2000 Beautiful Life
Japanese Drama, 2000, 11 eps
Okishima Shuji (Main Role)
11
Okishima Shuji
Main Role
7.9
1999 Furuhata Ninzaburo Vs. SMAP
Japanese Special, 1999, 1 eps
Himself (Support Role)
1
Himself
Support Role
8.3
1998 A Sleeping Forest
Japanese Drama, 1998, 12 eps
Ito Naoki (Main Role)
12
Ito Naoki
Main Role
7.6
1998 Oda Nobunaga
Japanese Special, 1998, 1 eps
Oda Nobunaga (Main Role)
1
Oda Nobunaga
Main Role
7.5
1997 Love Generation
Japanese Drama, 1997, 11 eps
Katagiri Teppei (Main Role)
11
Katagiri Teppei
Main Role
7.6
1997 Gift
Japanese Drama, 1997, 11 eps
Yukio (Main Role)
11
Yukio
Main Role
7.4
1997 Ii Hito
Japanese Drama, 1997, 11 eps
(Guest Role)
11
Guest Role
6.7
1997 Boku ga Boku de Aru Tame ni
Japanese Special, 1997, 1 eps
Kurosawa Riki (Main Role)
1
Kurosawa Riki
Main Role
6.9
1996 Kyosokyoku
Japanese Drama, 1996, 10 eps
Takakura Kakeru (Main Role)
10
Takakura Kakeru
Main Role
6.1
1996 Long Vacation
Japanese Drama, 1996, 11 eps
Hidetoshi Sena (Main Role)
11
Hidetoshi Sena
Main Role
8.1
1996 Furuhata Ninzaburo Season 2
Japanese Drama, 1996, 10 eps
Hayashi Isao (Ep.17) (Guest Role)
10
Hayashi Isao (Ep.17)
Guest Role
8.5
1995 Jinsei wa Jojo da
Japanese Drama, 1995, 11 eps
Ogami Kazuma (Main Role)
11
Ogami Kazuma
Main Role
7.3
1995 Kimi wa Toki no Kanata e
Japanese Special, 1995, 1 eps
Matsudaira Motoyasu (Main Role)
1
Matsudaira Motoyasu
Main Role
6.8
1994 Wakamono no Subete
Japanese Drama, 1994, 10 eps
Takeshi Ueda (Main Role)
10
Takeshi Ueda
Main Role
7.4
1993 Ordinary People
Japanese Drama, 1993, 11 eps
Toride Osamu (Main Role)
11
Toride Osamu
Main Role
7.1
1993 Izu no Odorikko
Japanese Special, 1993, 2 eps
Kawabata Yasunari (Main Role)
2
Kawabata Yasunari
Main Role
6.3
1992 Sono Toki, Heart wa Nusumareta
Japanese Drama, 1992, 5 eps
Masato Katase (Main Role)
5
Masato Katase
Main Role
5.9
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2018 Criminal for the Prosecution
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Mogami Takeshi (Main Role)
Mogami Takeshi
Main Role
0.0
2019 Masquerade Hotel
Japanese Movie, 2019,
Kosuke Nitta (Main Role)
Kosuke Nitta
Main Role
0.0
2017 Blade of the Immortal
Japanese Movie, 2017,
Manji (Main Role)
Manji
Main Role
8.1
2015 Hero
Japanese Movie, 2015,
Kuryu Kohei (Main Role)
Kuryu Kohei
Main Role
7.8
2010 Space Battleship Yamato
Japanese Movie, 2010,
Kodai Susumu (Main Role)
Kodai Susumu
Main Role
7.2
2008 I Come With the Rain
Hong Kong Movie, 2008,
Shitao (Main Role)
Shitao
Main Role
5.9
2007 Hero
Japanese Movie, 2007,
Kuryuu Kouhei (Main Role)
Kuryuu Kouhei
Main Role
7.9
2006 Love and Honor
Japanese Movie, 2006,
Mimura Shinnojo (Main Role)
Mimura Shinnojo
Main Role
7.9
2004 2046
Hong Kong Movie, 2004,
Tak / Wang Jing-wen's Boyfriend (Support Role)
Tak / Wang Jing-wen's Boyfriend
Support Role
7.7
2001 Chushingura 1/47
Japanese Movie, 2001,
Yasube Horibe (Main Role)
Yasube Horibe
Main Role
7.4
1999 Konya wa Eigyouchu
Japanese Movie, 1999,
Muragi Takuya and Takuya Kimura (Main Role)
Muragi Takuya and Takuya Kimura
Main Role
8.0
1995 Fly Boys, Fly!
Japanese Movie, 1995,
Junichiro Ueda (Main Role)
Junichiro Ueda
Main Role
7.3
1994 Shoot
Japanese Movie, 1994,
Yoshiharu Kubo (Main Role)
Yoshiharu Kubo
Main Role
7.1
1990 Otouto
Japanese Movie, 1990,
Hekiro (Main Role)
Hekiro
Main Role
8.0
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2000 The Shounen Club
Japanese TV Show, 2000, 0 eps
(Guest)
0
Guest
0.0
1996 SmapXSmap
Japanese TV Show, 1996, 920 eps
(Regular Member)
920
Regular Member
0.0
1994 Tokyo Friends Park II
Japanese TV Show, 1994, 0 eps
(Guest)
0
Guest
0.0
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