Gen Hoshino

Hoshino Gen

  • Name: Hoshino Gen
  • Native name: 星野源
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: January 28, 1981
  • Age: 43
Gen is a Japanese singer, songwriter, lyricist, actor, and voice actor.

In 2021, Gen married co-star Yui Aragaki. They met on set of their television series Nigeru wa Haji da ga Yaku ni Tatsu. Edit Biography
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2022 17-sai no Teikoku
Japanese Drama, 2022, 5 eps
Taira Kiyoshi (Support Role)
5
Support Role
7.4
2020 MIU 404
Japanese Drama, 2020, 11 eps
Shima Kazumi (Main Role)
11
Shima Kazumi
Main Role
8.5
2019 Idaten
Japanese Drama, 2019, 47 eps
Hirasawa Kazushige [Diplomatic critic] (Support Role)
47
Hirasawa Kazushige [Diplomatic critic]
Support Role
8.1
2017 Kounodori Season 2
Japanese Drama, 2017, 11 eps
Shinomiya Haruki (Support Role)
11
Shinomiya Haruki
Support Role
8.3
2017 Plage
Japanese Drama, 2017, 5 eps
Yoshimura Takao (Main Role)
5
Main Role
7.7
2016 Nigeru wa Haji da ga Yaku ni Tatsu
Japanese Drama, 2016, 11 eps
Tsuzaki Hiramasa (Main Role)
11
Main Role
8.1
2016 Sanadamaru
Japanese Drama, 2016, 50 eps
Tokugawa Hidetada (Support Role)
50
Tokugawa Hidetada
Support Role
7.9
2015 Kounodori
Japanese Drama, 2015, 10 eps
Shinomiya Haruki (Support Role)
10
Shinomiya Haruki
Support Role
8.3
2014 Yuube no Curry, Ashita no Pan
Japanese Drama, 2014, 7 eps
Terayama Kazuki [Tetsuko's dead husband] (Support Role)
7
Terayama Kazuki [Tetsuko's dead husband]
Support Role
7.8
2011 11 Nin mo Iru!
Japanese Drama, 2011, 9 eps
Sanada Hiroyuki (Support Role)
9
Sanada Hiroyuki
Support Role
7.6
2010 Gegege no Nyobo
Japanese Drama, 2010, 156 eps
Iida Takashi (Support Role)
156
Iida Takashi
Support Role
8.1
2009 Ghost Friends
Japanese Drama, 2009, 10 eps
Shinji (Ep.5) (Guest Role)
10
Shinji (Ep.5)
Guest Role
7.2
2008 Mirai Koshi Meguru
Japanese Drama, 2008, 10 eps
Eguchi Hideo (Support Role)
10
Eguchi Hideo
Support Role
6.9
2007 Tantei Gakuen Q
Japanese Drama, 2007, 11 eps
Nekoda Keiji (Support Role)
11
Nekoda Keiji
Support Role
7.9
2006 Mo Hitotsu no Sugar & Spice
Japanese Drama, 2006, 4 eps
Koyama (Support Role)
4
Koyama
Support Role
6.5
2006 Akihabara@DEEP
Japanese Drama, 2006, 11 eps
Taiko (Main Role)
11
Taiko
Main Role
7.0
2005 Tiger & Dragon
Japanese Drama, 2005, 11 eps
Hayashiyatei Dontsuku (Support Role)
11
Hayashiyatei Dontsuku
Support Role
8.0
2005 Yasashii Jikan
Japanese Drama, 2005, 11 eps
Amano Yoichi (Ep. 3) (Guest Role)
11
Amano Yoichi (Ep. 3)
Guest Role
7.5
2004 Dollhouse
Japanese Drama, 2004, 10 eps
(Ep. 3) (Guest Role)
10
(Ep. 3)
Guest Role
7.5
2003 Manhattan Love Story
Japanese Drama, 2003, 11 eps
Kazemaru (Ep. 6) (Guest Role)
11
Kazemaru (Ep. 6)
Guest Role
7.8
2003 Water Boys
Japanese Drama, 2003, 11 eps
Hoshiyama (Support Role)
11
Hoshiyama
Support Role
7.3
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2024 Last Mile
Japanese Movie, 2024,
Shima Kazuki (Support Role)
Shima Kazuki
Support Role
0.0
2020 The Voice of Sin
Japanese Movie, 2020,
Sone Toshiya (Main Role)
Main Role
7.9
2019 No Smoking
Japanese Movie, 2019,
Himself [Narrator] (Support Role)
Himself [Narrator]
Support Role
0.0
2019 Samurai Shifters
Japanese Movie, 2019,
Harunosuke Katagiri (Main Role)
Main Role
7.7
2013 Why Don't You Play In Hell?
Japanese Movie, 2013,
Hashimoto Koji (Main Role)
Hashimoto Koji
Main Role
7.5
2013 Blindly in Love
Japanese Movie, 2013,
Kentaro (Main Role)
Kentaro
Main Role
7.3
2009 Brass Knuckle Boys
Japanese Movie, 2009,
GOA guitar vocalist (Guest Role)
GOA guitar vocalist
Guest Role
7.2
2008 Nonko 36-sai
Japanese Movie, 2008,
Masaru (Support Role)
Masaru
Support Role
6.2
2004 69
Japanese Movie, 2004,
Yuzuru Nakamura (Support Role)
Yuzuru Nakamura
Support Role
7.2
Special
Year Title # Role Rating
2021 Nigeru wa Haji da ga Yaku ni Tatsu: Ganbare Jinrui! Shinshun Special!!
Japanese Special, 2021, 1 eps
Tsuzaki Hiramasa (Main Role)
1
Tsuzaki Hiramasa
Main Role
8.2
2015 Snow Beauty
Japanese Special, 2015, 1 eps
[Bar customer] (Main Role)
1
[Bar customer]
Main Role
8.0
2015 Kohaku ga Umareta hi
Japanese Special, 2015, 1 eps
George Mabuchi (Support Role)
1
George Mabuchi
Support Role
7.7
2005 Nemureru Mori no Shitai
Japanese Special, 2005, 4 eps
Hiromi (Support Role)
4
Hiromi
Support Role
6.0
2005 Tiger & Dragon Special
Japanese Special, 2005, 1 eps
Hayashiyatei Dontsuku (Support Role)
1
Hayashiyatei Dontsuku
Support Role
7.9
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2023 Lighthouse
Japanese TV Show, 2023, 6 eps
(Main Role)
6
Main Role
7.9
2020 Banana Sand
Japanese TV Show, 2020, 150 eps
(Ep. 1) (Guest)
150
(Ep. 1)
Guest
0.0
2020 CDTV Live! Live!
Japanese TV Show, 2020, 102 eps
(Guest)
102
Guest
8.5
2020 Lie or Truth Special
Japanese TV Show, 2020, 3 eps
(Ep. 3) (Guest)
3
(Ep. 3)
Guest
0.0
2016 Utacon
Japanese TV Show, 2016, 302 eps
(Ep. 16, 20, 76, 94) (Guest)
302
(Ep. 16, 20, 76, 94)
Guest
6.0
2015 Love Music
Japanese TV Show, 2015, 350 eps
(Guest)
350
Guest
8.5
2015 Kanjam Kanzennen Show
Japanese TV Show, 2015, 400 eps
(Ep. 13) (Guest)
400
(Ep. 13)
Guest
0.0
2015 Nichiyobi no Hatsumimi Gaku
Japanese TV Show, 2015, 0 eps
(Guest)
0
Guest
0.0
2015 Buzz Rhythm
Japanese TV Show, 2015, 380 eps
(Guest)
380
Guest
8.5
2014 Sakurai Ariyoshi the Yakai
Japanese TV Show, 2014, 500 eps
(Ep. 254, 281, 356) (Guest)
500
(Ep. 254, 281, 356)
Guest
7.9
2012 Ningen Kansatsu Variety Monitoring
Japanese TV Show, 2012, 400 eps
(Ep. 58, 131, 249) (Guest)
400
(Ep. 58, 131, 249)
Guest
8.0
2010 Arashi ni Shiyagare
Japanese TV Show, 2010, 460 eps
(Ep. 306, 377) (Guest)
460
(Ep. 306, 377)
Guest
8.5
2009 A-Studio+
Japanese TV Show, 2009, 810 eps
(Ep. 334, 562) (Guest)
810
(Ep. 334, 562)
Guest
10.0
2008 Shabekuri 007
Japanese TV Show, 2008, 600 eps
(Ep. 403) (Guest)
600
(Ep. 403)
Guest
8.3
2005 J-Melo
Japanese TV Show, 2005, 576 eps
(Guest)
576
Guest
0.0
1998 Jounetsu Tairiku
Japanese TV Show, 1998, 1236 eps
(Ep. 790) {Feb 23, 2014} (Guest)
1236
(Ep. 790) {Feb 23, 2014}
Guest
8.0
1992 Music Station Super Live
Japanese TV Show, 1992, 28 eps
(Guest)
28
Guest
8.8
1986 MUSIC STATION
Japanese TV Show, 1986, 1328 eps
[Performer] (Guest)
1328
[Performer]
Guest
8.1
1951 Kouhaku Uta Gassen
Japanese TV Show, 1951, 73 eps
(Ep. 66-72) (Guest)
73
(Ep. 66-72)
Guest
7.6
Articles
Kikazaru Koi niha Riyuu ga Atte: A Reason for Love
Drama Recaps - Jul 15, 2021

A heartwarming slice-of-life romantic drama from Japan, perfect for busy modern-day viewers with their twenty-first-century struggles in life and careers.

Hoshino Gen and Aragaki Yui Announce Their Marriage!
News - May 23, 2021

The contract marriage couple is really getting married in real life!

Japanese Noodle Cart October 2020
News - Nov 15, 2020

Everything that happened in the month of October in Japanese Entertainment.

Noodle Cart September 2020
News - Oct 16, 2020

Everything that happened in the month of September in Japanese Entertainment.

Currently Watching: Buddy Cop J-Drama MIU404
Drama Recaps - Sep 14, 2020

A phenomenal police drama from the crew behind Unnatural with Ayano Go, Hoshino Gen, and Suda Masaki that is causing a big buzz in Japan right now.

2017 Tokyo Drama Awards Winners
News - Jan 18, 2018

Take a look at the winners of the International Drama Festival held in TOKYO 2017!

Hoshino Gen

Gen Hoshino
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  • First Name: Gen
  • Family Name: Hoshino
  • Native name: 星野源
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Male
  • Born: January 28, 1981
  • Age: 43

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