After graduating from high school, he became a pupil of Mr. Tsuruhachi Kataoka. Three years later, he appeared at Toho Master Performance, Asakusa Engei Hall.
After that, he became popular for the mass widely, starting with variety shows.
Currently he works as an actor who can play a wide range of characters.
As a painter for over 20 years, he holds exhibitions nationwide every year.
By passing Professional Yoga Test certified by Indian Government, he got the title of Yoga Master, Yoga Instructor.
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