Naoto Takenaka

Profile From First Naoto Takenaka is a Japanese actor comedian singer and director from Yokohama. One of his most notable roles was Hideyoshi in the 1999 NHK Taiga drama of the same name. A veteran of almost a hundred films he has been nominated for ten Japanese Academy Awards winning Best Supporting Actor awards for Shiko funjatta East Meets West and Shall we Dansu?.