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James Shigeta


38 Movies29TV shows
0/67 rated

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About James Shigeta

James Shigeta is a 93 years old male from Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii, USA. James is most well known for acting, and has 67 known credits, of which 38 are movies, and 29 are TV shows.

James Shigeta’s highest rated movies

If you enjoy James Shigeta’s movies you should definitely watch Mulan (1998), as with 8.5 it is the highest rated movie James has worked on!

  1. Mulan (1998)
  2. Die Hard (1988)
  3. Drive (1997)

1. Mulan (1998 Movie)

The best rated movie James Shigeta has been a part of is the animation, family, adventure movie Mulan, where they had the role of General Li (voice). It has a rating on Friendspire of 8.5 and 7.6 on IMDb .

2. Die Hard (1988)

Die Hard has a rating on Friendspire of 8.4 and 8.2 on IMDb . James Shigeta worked on this action, thriller movie as Joseph Yoshinobu Takagi.

3. Drive (1997)

In Drive James Shigeta was worked as Toast the Knowing . This action, adventure, science fiction, comedy movie has a rating on Friendspire of 6.5 and 6.6 on IMDb .

James Shigeta’s highest rated TV shows

If you enjoy James Shigeta’s shows you should definitely watch Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005), as with 9.4 it is the highest rated show has been a part of!!

  1. Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005)
  2. Mission: Impossible (1966)
  3. Murder, She Wrote (1984)

1. Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005)

The animation, action & adventure TV show Avatar: The Last Airbender has a rating Friendspire of 9.4 and 9.3 on IMDb . James Shigeta was in this show!

2. Mission: Impossible (1966)

In Mission: Impossible James Shigeta was . This action & adventure, crime show has a rating on Friendspire of 8.1 and 7.9 on IMDb .

3. Murder, She Wrote (1984)

The third highest rated TV show James Shigeta has worked on is the crime, drama, mystery series Murder, She Wrote, where James was John Sukahara. It has a rating on Friendspire of 7.9 and 7.1 on IMDb .

Frequently asked questions

When was James Shigeta born?

James Shigeta’s birthday is on 17 June 1929 .

What is James Shigeta’s gender?

James Shigeta is male.

Where was James Shigeta born?

James Shigeta was born in Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii, USA.

What is James most known for?

James Shigeta is most known for acting. James has worked on 38 movies and 29 TV shows.

What is James Shigeta’s highest rated movie?

The best rated movie they have been a part of is Mulan, which has a score of 8.5.

What is James Shigeta’s highest rated tv show?

The best rated tv show they have worked on is Avatar: The Last Airbender, which has a score of 9.4.

James’s Filmography

As Joseph Yoshinobu Takagi. NYPD cop John McClane's plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when, minutes after he arrives at her office, the entire building is overtaken by a group of terrorists. With little help from the LAPD, wisecracking McClane sets out to single-handedly rescue the hostages and bring the bad guys down.

As General Li (voice). To save her father from certain death in the army, a young woman secretly enlists in his place and becomes one of China's greatest heroines in the process.

Executive producer. Follow the lives of a group of teenagers living in the upscale, star-studded community of Beverly Hills, California and attending the fictitious West Beverly Hills High School and, subsequently, the fictitious California University after graduation.

Executive producer. Little House on the Prairie is an American Western drama television series, starring Michael Landon, Melissa Gilbert, and Karen Grassle, about a family living on a farm in Walnut Grove, Minnesota, in the 1870s and 1880s.

Executive producer. A private investigator who works when he wants, lives in a beachfront estate in Hawaii, drives a posh Ferrari, runs up an unlimited tab at a swank bar, and charms attractive women in peril - that's the lifestyle of Thomas Magnum, aka Magnum, P.I.

As Taro Isogi. Babylon 5 is a five-mile long space station located in neutral space. Built by the Earth Alliance in the 2250s, it's goal is to maintain peace among the various alien races by providing a sanctuary where grievances and negotiations can be worked out among duly appointed ambassadors. A council made up of representatives from the five major space-faring civilizations - the Earth Alliance, Minbari Federation, Centauri Republic, Narn Regime, and Vorlon Empire - work with the League of Non-Aligned Worlds to keep interstellar relations under control. Aside from its diplomatic function, Babylon 5 also serves as a military post for Earth and a port of call for travelers, traders, businessmen, criminals, and Rangers.

As Clement Chin. Cranky but likable L.A. PI Jim Rockford pulls no punches (but takes plenty of them). An ex-con sent to the slammer for a crime he didn't commit, Rockford takes on cases others don't want, aided by his tough old man, his lawyer girlfriend and some shady associates from his past.

Executive producer. Mission: Impossible is an American television series that was created and initially produced by Bruce Geller. It chronicles the missions of a team of secret government agents known as the Impossible Missions Force. In the first season, the team is led by Dan Briggs, played by Steven Hill; Jim Phelps, played by Peter Graves, takes charge for the remaining seasons. A hallmark of the series shows Briggs or Phelps receiving his instructions on a recording that then self-destructs, followed by the theme music composed by Lalo Schifrin. The series aired on the CBS network from September 1966 to March 1973, then returned to television for two seasons on ABC, from 1988 to 1990, retaining only Graves in the cast. It later inspired a popular series of theatrical motion pictures starring Tom Cruise, beginning in 1996.

Executive producer. Airwolf is an American television series that ran from 1984 until 1987. The program centers on a high-tech military helicopter, code named Airwolf, and its crew as they undertake various missions, many involving espionage, with a Cold War theme. The show was created by Donald P. Bellisario. The first three seasons star Jan-Michael Vincent, Ernest Borgnine, Alex Cord, and Jean Bruce Scott. After the original series was cancelled, a fourth season, with an entirely new cast and on a much smaller budget, was filmed in Canada for the USA Network.

As Joseph Matsukino. Hawaii Five-O is an American police procedural drama series produced by CBS Productions and Leonard Freeman. Set in Hawaii, the show originally aired for 12 seasons from 1968 to 1980, and continues in reruns. Jack Lord portrayed Detective Lieutenant Steve McGarrett, the head of a special state police task force which was based on an actual unit that existed under martial law in the 1940s. The theme music composed by Morton Stevens became especially popular. Many episodes would end with McGarrett instructing his subordinate to "Book 'em, Danno!", sometimes specifying a charge such as "murder one".

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