Mirai Moriyama

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Mirai Moriyama
Born (1984-08-20) August 20, 1984 (age 32)
Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan
Occupation Actor
Years active 1999–present

Mirai Moriyama (森山 未來 Moriyama Mirai?, born August 20, 1984) is a Japanese actor and dancer.[1]

Life and career[edit]

Moriyama started training in dance when he was 5 years old. He trained in jazz dance, tap dance, ballet and hip-hop, and he appeared in several stage roles. He officially made his stage debut with 1999 Boys Time. In 2008, he played the lead character in a Japanese version of the musical RENT.[2]

In the 2004 film Socrates in Love, he played a high school age hero trying to deal with his terminally-ill girlfriend. He also portrayed the character Kakuta on the film 20th Century Boys.

He starred in Kueki Ressha.[3] He also appeared in Kiyoshi Kurosawa's television drama Penance[4] and Junji Sakamoto's film A Chorus of Angels.[5]




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  1. ^ http://www.japantimes.co.jp/culture/2015/09/22/stage/star-actor-mirai-moriyama-shares-delight-mess/#.WHM6nPl96Uk.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ "Mirai Moriyama's profile (at Office Saku)" (in Japanese). Retrieved March 19, 2010. 
  3. ^ Mark Schilling (July 6, 2012). "'Kueki Ressha (The Drudgery Train)'". The Japan Times. 
  4. ^ Andrew Sun (December 13, 2012). "Film review: Penance". South China Morning Post. 
  5. ^ Mark Schilling (November 2, 2012). "'Kita no Kanariatachi (A Chorus of Angels)'". The Japan Times. 

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