Hiroshi Abe (actor)

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Hiroshi Abe
Native name 阿部 寛
Born (1964-06-22) 22 June 1964 (age 52)
Kanagawa, Yokohama, Japan
Nationality Japanese
Occupation Actor, Model
Years active 1983-present
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 12 in)
Children 2

Hiroshi Abe (阿部 寛 Abe Hiroshi?, born 22 June 1964) is a Japanese model and actor. He is known for his roles in Still Walking, Chocolate and Godzilla 2000: Millennium.


In 2009, Abe won the Best Actor award in the 63rd Mainichi Film Award for his performances in Still Walking and Aoi Tori.[1] Abe also starred in Hideki Takeuchi's Thermæ Romæ.[2] He then played a supporting role in Hirokazu Koreeda's I Wish.[3]



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Year Award Category Notable Work Result Ref.
1995 Japanese Professional Movie Awards N/A Kyouju Luger P08 Won
2009 Mainichi Film Concours Best Actor Aruitemo Aruitemo & Aoi Tori Won [1]
2012 Blue Ribbon Awards Karasu no oyayubi Won
2013 Japanese Academy Awards Thermæ Romæ Won
2015 Fushigi Na Misaki no Monogatari Nominated
Best Supporting Actor Zakurozaka no adauchi Nominated


  1. ^ a b "Ponyo, Sky Crawlers Win at 63rd Mainichi Film Awards". Anime News Network. 21 January 2009. 
  2. ^ Adams, Mark (7 September 2012). "Thermae Romae". Screen International. 
  3. ^ Chang, Dustin (10 May 2012). "I WISH Review". Twitch Film. 
  4. ^ "Thermae Romae Manga Gets Live-Action Film Sequel (updated)". Anime News Network. 29 January 2013. Retrieved 24 September 2013. 

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