Alternate names: Shinjirô Igarashi, Mikkî Kâchisu
Birthday: Jul 23, 1938Website: http://www.watanabepro....
Member Favorites: 0
Mickey Curtis (ミッキー・カーチス), born 23 July 1938) is a Japanese actor, singer, and TV celebrity. His birth name was Michael Brian Curtis born to English-Japanese parents.
A pivotal figure in Japanese popular music, Mickey is considered one of the three big Japanese names in rock music, helping to popularize the genre in the 1950s where he began as a rockabilly singer. In 1967 he became internationally known for his avant-garde rock band "Mickey Curtis & The Samurai". After five years Mickey disbanded the group and returned to Japan in 1972, where he began producing other musicians.
As an actor his first role was as a rock singer in the 1958 film All About Marriage by Kihachi Okamoto, and has since gone on to star in more than 70 feature films. At over 70 years of age he is one of the oldest major celebrities in Japan and a regular TV personality. Apart from his entertainment career he has also been a race car driver and owns a motorcycle shop in Meguro, Tokyo. He speaks Japanese, English, French, German, Italian and Thai.
Voice Acting Roles
Is there a casting role here that shouldn't be? Request to have it removed.
Anime Staff PositionsNo staff positions have been added to this person. Help improve our database by adding a staff position here.
Add WorkPublished MangaNo published manga have been added to this person. Help improve our database by adding a published manga here.
Comments Only the latest 10 comments are displayed.
Write a Comment UPDATE: the [img][/img] tag is currently unavailable.