Ken Watanabe Net Worth
Ken Watanabe made money by Actors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Ken Watanabe earned $20 Million. Exact sum is $20600000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: October 21, 1959
Birth place: Koide, Japan
Height:6 ft (1.84 m)
Spouse: Kaho Minami (m. 2005), Yumiko Watanabe (m. 1983Р 2005)
Children: Anne Watanabe, Dai Watanabe
Parents: Ryoichi Watanabe
Wikipedia Source: Ken Watanabe
Ken Watanabe is a Japanese actor. To English-speaking audiences, he is known for playing tragic hero characters, such as General Tadamichi Kuribayashi in Letters from Iwo Jima and Lord Katsumoto Moritsugu in The Last Samurai, for which he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Among other awards, he has won the Japan Academy Prize for Best Actor twice, in 2007 for Memories of Tomorrow and in 2010 for Shizumanu Taiy?. He is also known for his roles in director Christopher Nolans Hollywood films Batman Begins and Inception. In 2014, he starred in the reboot of Godzilla, and lent his voice to the fourth installment of the Transformers franchise, Transformers: Age of Extinction as Decepticon turned Autobot Drift. He made his Broadway debut in April 2015 in Lincoln Center Theaters revival production of The King and I in the title role. In 2015, Watanabe received his first Tony nomination for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical at the 69th Tony Awards for his role as The King. He is the first Japanese actor to be nominated in this category.