He made a strong impact in the Japanese film industry through his performance as Dragon in Ping Pong in 2002, earning almost all the domestic Best New Actor awards, including the 45th Blue Ribbon Awards. Consequently, he received the 27th Award of the Japanese Academy Best Supporting Actor in 2003 for the movie Like Asura, and Nikkan Film Sports Awards Best Supporting Actor in 2004 for Be with you.
Additionally, he has appeared in such films as Iden&Tity (2003), All About My Dog (2004), Neighbour No.13 (2004), Arashi no Yoruni (2005), Yamato (2005), Fearless (2006), Death Note (2006), Death Note the Last Name (2006), and Honey & Clover (2006). In Fearless, he starred with the worldwide star Jet Li.
He also played in television dramas such as Kisarazu Cat's Eye (TBS), Shinsengumi! (NHK), Tangesazen (NTV), HR(CX), True Record of Lieutenant Onoda (CX), Tenkasouran Tokugawasandai no Inbou (TX) and Death Note, an animated program (NTV). On the stage, he received critical acclaim for his performance of Yagoemonn Akausikana in Roningai. He had the lead in Tangesazen, shown at Shinbashi Enbujyo, and, this year, was the lead in Mori no Ishimatsu.
Shido Nakamura Facts
|Birthday||September 14, 1972 (49)|