Kenjirō Ishimaru

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Kenjirō Ishimaru
Native name 石丸 謙二郎
Born (1953-11-01) 1 November 1953 (age 64)
Ōita Prefecture
Occupation Actor, narrator
Years active 1978-present

Kenjirō Ishimaru (石丸 謙二郎, Ishimaru Kenjirō, born 1 November 1953) is a Japanese actor and TV narrator. He is best known for his role in Kamen Rider series Kamen Rider Den-O as the owner of the DenLiner. He has also appeared in multiple competitions of Sasuke as a competitor and during that time has become one of only two people to fall off the Rolling Log obstacle in the First Stage and take the log with them. Ishimaru is the narrator in the anime series Toriko. He also narrates TV Asahi's series See the World by Train, which has run since June 1987.[1]

Selected filmography[edit]

Year Film Role
1989 Black Rain Aono
1997 Lost Paradise Muramatsu
1999 Ring 2 Ômuta
2001 Onmyoji Onmyo-gashira
2001 Harmful Insect Middle-aged man in convenience store
2004 Kekko Kamen
Kekko Kamen Returns
Kekko Kamen: The MGF Strikes Back Gozaemon Maru
Kekko Kamen Surprise
2005 Spring Snow Marquis Ayakura
Always Sanchōme no Yūhi Shizuo Fujio
Hasami Otoko
2007 Kamen Rider Den-O: I'm Born! Owner
2008 Kamen Rider Den-O & Kiva: Climax Deka
Saraba Kamen Rider Den-O: Final Countdown
2009 20th Century Boys 2: The Last Hope Police superintendent
Cho Kamen Rider Den-O & Decade Neo Generations: The Onigashima Warship Owner, station master
2010 Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider × Kamen Rider The Movie: Cho-Den-O Trilogy
2011 OOO, Den-O, All Riders: Let's Go Kamen Riders Owner
2017 Fullmetal Alchemist Father Cornello


  1. ^ 石丸謙二郎、『世界の車窓から』マンネリがいい まもなく放送1万回 [Kenjirō Ishimaru likes routine nature of "See the World by Train" - approaching 10,000th show]. Oricon Style (in Japanese). Japan: Oricon ME Inc. 6 April 2016. Retrieved 6 April 2016. 

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