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Takeshi Kaneshiro Net Worth

Takeshi Kaneshiro Net Worth is
$20 Million

Takeshi Kaneshiro Biography

The 1/2 Taiwanese and 1/2 Japanese Takeshi Kaneshiro may have started out as a puerile teen idol in the Chinese entertainment scene, but he's since become a proper film star in his own right. Whether by his own design or not, the boyishness that marked his first steps into showbiz has evolved into a cool, somewhat reticent demeanor that has now ...


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Quick Facts

Full NameTakeshi Kaneshiro
Net Worth$20 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 11, 1973
Place Of BirthTaipei, Taiwan
Height5' 11" (1.8 m)
ProfessionActor, Music Department, Miscellaneous Crew
EducationTaipei American School
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/?curid=841846
MoviesHouse of Flying Daggers, The Crossing, Red Cliff, Chungking Express, The Warlords, Dragon, Perhaps Love, Fallen Angels, Returner, Tempting Heart, Fuyajo, Confession of Pain, K-20: Legend of the Mask, Too Tired to Die, Anna Magdalena, Turn Left, Turn Right, Downtown Torpedoes, Dr. Wai in "The Scripture with No Words", Red Cliff II, Odd One Dies, Don't Give a Damn, Hero, China Dragon, First Love: The Litter on the Breeze, Mermaid Got Married, Young Policemen In Love, Lavender, Space Travelers, School Days, Trouble Maker, Forever Friends, See You Tomorrow, Lost and Found, No, Sir!, The Wrath of Silence
TV ShowsKamisama Mou Sukoshi Dake, Golden Bowl


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1He is referred to as Jincheng Wu in China, Chin-cheng Wu in Taiwan and Gam-sing Mo in Hong Kong.
2His Japanese family name Kaneshiro is read as Jincheng in Mandarin Pinyin (but spelled Chin-cheng in Taiwan Pinyin, and read Gam-sing in Cantonese). His Japanese first name Takeshi is read as Wu in Mandarin (spelled the same way using Taiwan pinyin, and read Mo in Cantonese).
3Nominated the 8th Changchun Film Festival Best Actor for his performance in "Perhaps Love".
4Chinese name is Jincheng Wu. His surname means Gold City in Chinese and Gold Castle in Japanese.
5Enrolled in a film class at New York University but never completed it.
6Considered by Time Magazine to be the "Asian film industry's Johnny Depp."
7Has 2 brothers
8Resides in Tokyo
9Spokesmodel for Mitsubishi Galant model (car).
10Attended Taipei American School during grades 10-12, but did not graduate.
11Capable of speaking Mandarin, Japanese, Cantonese, English, Taiwanese.
12Father is Japanese, mother is Taiwanese.
13Spokesmodel of PRADA.
14Spokesmodel of Onimusha: Warlords (video game). The character Samanosuke is modeled after him.
15Spokesmodel of Ericsson handsets.


Quotes

#Quote
1"Just forget me... No reason. When it ends, it ends." - When asked how he would like to be remembered at the end of his career.


Pictures

All Takeshi Kaneshiro pictures

Won Awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2006Golden Horse AwardGolden Horse Film FestivalBest Original Film SongRu guo · Ai (2005)Xun Zhou (singer)

Leon Ko (composer)


Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
See You Tomorrow2016Guan Chun
The Crossing 22015
The Crossing2014/IYan Shikun
Dragon2011Detective Xu Bai-Jiu
Chi bi Part II: Jue zhan tian xia2009Zhuge Liang
K-20: The Fiend with Twenty Faces2008Heikichi Endo
Red Cliff2008Zhuge Liang
Accuracy of Death2008Chiba
The Warlords2007Jiang Wuyang (as Wu Jincheng)
Seung sing2006Detective Yau Kin Bong
Ru guo · Ai2005Lin Jian-dong / Zhang Yang
House of Flying Daggers2004Jin
Onimusha 3: Demon Siege2004Video GameHidemitsu Samanosuke Akechi (Japanese version, voice)
Making of House of Flying Daggers2004Short
Heung joh chow heung yau chow2003John Liu
Returner2002Miyamoto
Gôruden bouru2002TV SeriesShu Akutagawa
Onimusha: Warlords2001Video GameSamanosuke Akechi (Japanese version, voice)
Fan yi cho2001Angel
Supêsutoraberâzu2000Nishiyama ("Hayabusa Jetter")
2000-nen no koi2000TV SeriesThe Assassin / Yurij Maroev
Sam dung1999Ho-jun
Kamisama mousukoshi dake1998TV SeriesKeigo Ishikawa
Fuyajô1998Kenichi Ryuu
Ngon na ma dak lin na1998Chan Kar-fu
Choh chin luen hau dik yi yan sai gaai1998
Too Tired to Die1998Kenji
San tau dip ying1997Jackal
Ma Yong Zhen1997Ma Wing Jing (as Wucheng Jin)
Liang ge zhi neng huo yi ge1997Mo
Huo shao dao 2: Heng xing ba dao1997Yeung Chung
Bao gao ban zhang 51996
Misty1996Takehiro
Zhong qing ai qing gan jue1996Hing
Tian ya hai jiao1996Mr. Worm
Mao xian wang1996Shing
Color of Armour1995TV Movie
Seiya no kiseki1995TV MovieMr.Bell
Xin zha shi xiong zhui nu zai1995
Fallen Angels1995He Zhiwu
Xiao yuan gan si tui1995
La bi xiao xiao sheng1995A-Wu
Mou mian bei1995Inspector Tang Chuen-Shek
Zhong Guo long1995
Si ge bu ping fan de shao nian1995Private Li Ta-Wei
Bao gao ban zhang 31994Chin Tieh-Sheng
Ren yu chuan shuo1994Kenji
Zum mak dik koo neung1994Dr. Patrick Ko
Chungking Express1994He Zhiwu, Cop 223
Jin doi hou hap cyun1993Chong Hon / Coda
Caodi zhuangyuan1992TV SeriesNai Jian
Tian xia1988TV Series voice

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Zhong qing ai qing gan jue1996vocals
Xiao yuan gan si tui1995vocals

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Onimusha: Warlords2001Video Game guest creator

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bokura no jidai2008TV SeriesHimself
Smap×Smap2002TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
101 Sexiest Celebrity Bodies2005TV MovieHimself - Place #58

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