Hiroyuki Sanada


FX’s 'Shōgun' TV Series Sets Cast, Including Hiroyuki Sanada, Cosmo Jarvis, and 'F9's Anna Sawai

FX has officially set the full cast of their upcoming limited series Shōgun, based on the best-selling novel by James Clavell of the same name. Clavell's novel, which was written in 1975, follows the rise of a man named Yoshii Toranaga to shogunate through the eyes of an English pilot, John Blackthorne. The adaptation from FX was greenlit in 2018 and is slated to have a 10-episode run.
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Hiroyuki Sanada

FX has unveiled the full cast for its updated take on James Clavell’s Shōgun. The limited series, which the cabler ordered back in 2018, will star Hiroyuki Sanada (Army of the Dead, Lost)…. Zack Snyder’s ‘Army of the Dead’: Film Review. Dave Bautista leads a crack team of mercenaries braving...

John Wick 4 adds Westworld and Mortal Kombat star Hiroyuki Sanada to cast

Hiroyuki Sanada is set to appear alongside his 47 Ronin co-star Keanu Reeves in John Wick: Chapter 4. According to Collider, who broke the news, the Mortal Kombat and Westworld star will be playing “a key character known as Watanabe”. Unfortunately, beyond that, we don’t know much more than that about his role.

Mortal Kombat Star Hiroyuki Sanada Joins Cast of John Wick Chapter 4

The cast for John Wick: Chapter 4 continues to get more and more awesome. First it was Donnie Yen, then Laurence Fishburne. Now, Hiroyuki Sanada--known most recently for his turn as Scorpion in the new Mortal Kombat movie--enters the fray as well, Deadline reports. Sanada's role in the fourth John...

John Wick 4 Casts Mortal Kombat Star Hiroyuki Sanada

John Wick: Chapter 4 was originally supposed to hit theatres last month, but due to the pandemic, the fourth installment to the Keanu Reeves-led franchise has yet to begin production. However, fans can expect Reeves and crew to get back at is soon, especially since casting announcements continue to pour in. Laurence Fishburne is returning as The Bowery King, Rogue One's Donnie Yen is expected to join the cast, and IT star Bill Skarsgard is also reportedly joining the film. Other additions include singer-songwriter Rina Sawayama and Wynonna Earp's Shamier Anderson. Yesterday, rumors started to circulate that Wesley Snipes would be showing up in the movie, but those rumors got shot down. Now, Deadline is reporting that Westworld and Mortal Kombat star, Hiroyuki Sanada, is the latest actor to join John Wick 4.

‘Mortal Kombat’ Star Hiroyuki Sanada Joins ‘John Wick 4’

Hiroyuki Sanada has reportedly joined the cast of John Wick: Chapter 4. According to Deadline, the Japanese-born actor has landed an “undisclosed role” in the upcoming sequel, which will begin production this summer in Europe and Asia. Sanada will star alongside Laurence Fishburne, Rina Sawayama, Shamier Anderson, Donnie Yen, and Keanu Reeves, who has played the film’s titular protagonist since 2014. The film will be directed by Chad Stahelski, who helmed the franchises’ first three installments.

Hiroyuki Sanada is the latest to join ‘John Wick 4’

‘Mortal Kombat’ and ‘Army of the Dead’ veteran actor Hiroyuki Sanada is the latest to join the ever-growing cast of ‘John Wick 4’. Sanada will join the recently announced, Bill Skarsgard, Donnie Yen Shamier Anderson and Japanese-British popstar Rina Sawayama and Keanu Reeves who returns as the titular character. The...

Mortal Kombat Star Hiroyuki Sanada to Reunite with Keanu Reeves in John Wick 4

The cast of John Wick 4 is already impressive but the sequel has just added another amazing star. Mortal Kombat actor Hiroyuki Sanada is the latest addition to the fourth John Wick movie and that means he will be reunited with former co-star Keanu Reeves. According to Deadline, Sanada is...

‘John Wick 4’ Adds Another Certified Badass With Hiroyuki Sanada

Hiroyuki Sanada (Lost, Westworld, Mortal Kombat) was originally set to star in John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum as Zero, Wick’s primary adversary in that film. But an Achilles tendon injury took him out of contention, and he was eventually replaced by Mark Dacascos. Now history is righting itself, because Sanada has reportedly been cast in John Wick 4, reuniting with his old 47 Ronin co-star Keanu Reeves.

Hiroyuki Sanada Joins “John Wick 4”

Following short but memorable turns in the recent “Mortal Kombat” and Zack Snyder’s “Army of the Dead,” Japanese acting veteran Hiroyuki Sanada has joined the cast of the fourth “John Wick” film at Lionsgate. Chad Stahelski is returning to direct the sequel which sees Keanu Reeves and Laurence Fishburne returning....

Hiroyuki Sanada Joins the Cast of ‘John Wick 4’

The cast of John Wick 4 continues to become more loaded, as it’s now being reported that Hiroyuki Sanada has joined the upcoming fourth film in the ongoing saga of John Wick. Deadline is reporting that Hiroyuki Sanada, most recently known for his appearances in Mortal Kombat and Westworld, has...

Mortal Kombat’s Hiroyuki Sanada Joins Keanu Reeves in John Wick 4

After recently appearing in two high-profile projects, Warner Bros. Pictures’ new Mortal Kombat movie and Netflix’s Army of the Dead, Japanese actor Hiroyuki Sanada has found his next major project in the form of Lionsgate’s upcoming John Wick: Chapter 4. According to Collider, the 60-year-old actor has officially signed on for a key role opposite Keanu Reeves in the highly-anticipated fourth installment to the blockbuster action franchise. Further details about his character are still being kept under wraps, but the outlet’s source notes that his character might be named Watanabe.

John Wick Chapter 4 – Hiroyuki Sanada Joins The Cast

Hiroyuki Sanada has been a typically busy actor of late, and now he's going for the 87Eleven action double-punch, following up David Leitch's Bullet Train with Chad Stahelski's John Wick: Chapter 4. According to Collider, which confirmed the casting, Sanada's role is a mystery for now, though we do know...