Togo Igawa

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Togo Igawa
伊川東吾
Born
Yoshiyuki Baba

(1946-09-26) 26 September 1946 (age 75)
OccupationActor
Years active1979–present
Spouse(s)Adrienne Baba
WebsiteOfficial website

Yoshiyuki Baba (馬場 義之, Baba Yoshiyuki, born September 26, 1946),[1] known professionally as Togo Igawa (伊川 東吾, Igawa Tōgo), is a Japanese actor who works primarily in British films and television.

In recent years, he has had roles in major films such as Revolver, Memoirs of a Geisha and The Last Samurai. He has also appeared in the Israeli movie A Matter of Size and Hiro in Thomas & Friends movies Hero of the Rails and Misty Island Rescue in 2010.[2] Additionally, Igawa provides the voice for the character Professor Moshimo on the cartoon series Robotboy and the voice for the character Hiro, who first appeared in Hero of the Rails, in Thomas and Friends. He appears in 2011's Johnny English Reborn, the sequel to Johnny English, as English's Tibetan guru and is in the 2012 film Gambit playing businessman Takagawa.

His television roles have included appearances in Lovejoy, Yu-Gi-Oh, The IT Crowd, Torchwood, Thomas & Friends, Casualty, Archer, Doctor Who and The Crown.

Igawa voiced the main villain Colonel Lee in the video game Crysis Warhead and the Yakuza character Jiro in the 2013 video game Payday 2.

Personal life[edit]

Igawa lives in England with his wife Adrienne Baba. He became the first Japanese member of The Royal Shakespeare Company in 1986.[3]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Television[edit]

Video games[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Togo Igawa".
  2. ^ "Togo Igawa".
  3. ^ "Togo Igawa's biography". Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  4. ^ Togo Igawa Everly
  5. ^ "Togo Igawa". Behind The Voice Actors. Retrieved 3 February 2021. A green check mark indicates that a role has been confirmed using a screenshot (or collage of screenshots) of the title's list of voice actors and their respective characters found in its closing credits and/or other reliable sources of information.CS1 maint: postscript (link)

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