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James Shigeta
James Shigeta
James Shigeta info
Born: 17 June, 1933
Height: 1.77 (5' 9½")
Awards: Won Golden Globe.
Known for: Mulan , Brother , Drive , Lost Horizon , Die Hard and more.
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Movie Year
Die Hard Die Hard 1988
James Shigeta biography

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Hawaiian-born James Shigeta was for a time the biggest Asian-American star the country had known for decades. His up-and-down career reflected America's changing interest in films with Eastern themes, but when called upon he filled both A-movie starring roles and minor TV guest appearances with the same cool and classy style.
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James Shigeta filmography

Here you can learn about the movies James Shigeta acted in. You can see the names of the movies, their budget, years of release and the money gained from the screening of the certain movie. It is always interesting to know.

Movies & Videos Budget Year Opening weekend US box Office
Mulan - General Li (voice) $70M 1998 $22.7M $121M
Die Hard - Joseph Yoshinobu Takagi $28M 1988 $81.4M
Lost Horizon - Brother To-Lenn, Soundtrack (performer: "LIVING TOGETHER, GROWING TOGETHER") $12M 1973 $3M
Brother - Sugimoto $10M 2000 $60K $448K
Drive - Mr. Lau $3.5M 1997
Paradise, Hawaiian Style - Danny Kohana $2M 1966 $2.5M
Cry for Happy - Suzuki 1961
Midnight Man - Mao Mak 1995
The Crimson Kimono - Det. Joe Kojaku 1959
Space Marines - Ambassador Nakamura 1996
Walk Like a Dragon - Cheng Lu 1960
A Ribbon of Dreams - Jimmy Chan 2002
Manila, Open City - Actor 1968
Cage II - Tin Lum Yin 1994
Bridge to the Sun - Hidenari Terasaki 1961
Tre pistole contro Cesare - Lester Kato 1966
China Cry: A True Story - Dr. Sung 1990 $4.21M
Flower Drum Song - Wang Ta, Soundtrack (performer: "Chop Suey", "You Are Beautiful", "Gliding Through My Memoree (Reprise)") 1961
The Mystery of the Chinese Junk - George Ti Ming 1967
Midway - Vice Admiral Chuichi Nagumo 1976
News
James Shigeta, Top Asian-American Actor of Early '60s and 'Die Hard' Co-Star, Dies at 81

He starred in such films as "The Crimson Kimono," “Flower Drum Song,” “Cry for ...

Die Hard actor James Shigeta dies, aged 81

The actor starred in Flower Drum Song in 1961 before Die Hard fame.

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