Sosuke Ikematsu

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Sōsuke Ikematsu
27th Tokyo International Film Festival Sosuke Ikematsu.jpg
Born (1990-07-09) July 9, 1990 (age 26)
Fukuoka, Fukuoka, Japan
Occupation Actor
Years active 2001–present
Known for The Last Samurai
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Website Horipro

Sōsuke Ikematsu (池松 壮亮?, Ikematsu Sōsuke) (born July 9, 1990) is a Japanese film, television, and theatre actor best known for his role as Higen, the young nephew of samurai leader Katsumoto, in the 2003 film The Last Samurai.

Life and career[edit]

Born in Dazaifu, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, on July 9, 1990, Ikematsu landed his first film role in the blockbuster hit The Last Samurai at the age of 13.[1] He has since gone on to star in four feature-length films in Japan.[1] Ikematsu graduated from Noma Junior High School in Minami-ku, Fukuoka City, Fukuoka in March 2006.[1]


Japanese television drama[edit]


  • The Lion King - Young Simba (2001)


  1. ^ a b c Sosuke Ikematsu at the Internet Movie Database. Accessed May 29, 2006.
  2. ^ Stephen Cremin (September 18, 2014). "Pale Moon to compete in Tokyo". Film Business Asia. Retrieved September 19, 2014. 
  3. ^ FCCJ - The Vancouver Asahi (Vancouver no Asahi)

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