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Hiroko Seki

Hiroko Seki ( 関 弘 子), whose real name is Kanze Hiroko ( 観 世 弘 子) , born in Tokyo on July 30, 1929 and died on May 11, 2008, is a Japanese actress . Trained at the Gekidan Haiyūza theater in Tokyo, she co-founded the Gekidan Seinenza troupe in 1954. She married Hideo Kanze in 1969, a master of noh, a form of classical Japanese theater. She has performed for both television and theater, notably Noh plays and text readings. She participated in the dubbing of two animated films by Hayao Miyazaki: Kiki's Delivery Service and Porco Rosso. She died of pneumonia at 78 years old.


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Born:
Jul 30, 1929 In Tokyo
Movie/TV Credits:
9
First Appeared:
Movie Porco Rosso 1992-07-18
Latest Project:
In the movie Dispersed Clouds 1951-11-23
Known For
Poster of Porco Rosso
Poster of A Hole of My Own Making
Poster of Tales of Ginza
Poster of Till We Meet Again
Filmography
Movie Porco Rosso Bâ-chan (voice)
Movie Tales of a Golden Geisha Unknown
Movie Kiki's Delivery Service Barsa (voice)
Movie The Funeral Teacher in Videotape
Movie Mermaid Legend Nobu
Movie A Hole of My Own Making Unknown
Movie Tales of Ginza "Bar Encore" Chaa
Movie Till We Meet Again Dressmaking Shop Clerk Teruko
Movie Dispersed Clouds Yoshiko Miki