Koji Yamamoto (actor)

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Koji Yamamoto
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Koji Yamamoto in 2015
Born (1976-10-31) October 31, 1976 (age 42)
Years active1976–present
Height1.79 m (5 ft 10 12 in)

Koji Yamamoto (山本 耕史, Yamamoto Kōji, born October 31, 1976) is a Japanese actor and singer, who was born in Tokyo, Japan.[1]


He began his career as a baby model at under one year of age. He also played Gavroche in the original Japanese cast and later Marius in the Japanese TOHO production of Les Misérables and appears on the 2003 "green" cast recording. His first major role was in 2004 in Shinsengumi!, as Hijikata Toshizō, a role he reprised for the 2006 sequel. This sequel portrays the last day of Hijikata Toshizō, Vice Commander of Shinsengumi and Asa ga Kita he reprised the role eleven years later.

Personal life[edit]

He married Maki Horikita on 22 August 2015.[2] and their first child was born in December 2016.[3]






  1. ^ "Koji Yamamoto". Nippon Cinema. Retrieved 11 January 2011.
  2. ^ http://www.japantimes.co.jp/culture/2017/03/01/entertainment-news/actress-maki-horikita-retires-show-business/#.WLkCqzuGPIU
  3. ^ "Actress Maki Horikita retires from show business". Japan Times. 1 March 2017. Retrieved 2 March 2017.

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