Eiji Okada

Jun 13, 1920
Chiba, Japan


Handsome leading man of stage and screen Eiji Okada was among the first post-WWII Japanese actors to gain international popularity. He also played a key role in breaking down the war-era stereotypes of Japanese men, proving in Alain Resnais' Hiroshima Mon Amour (1959) that they were as capable of being suave, articulate, and sexy as any Frenchman. In… More

Eiji Okada Videos

The Stairway To The Distant Past
2 minutes 55 seconds
The Ugly American
1 minutes 46 seconds
Hiroshima Mon Amour (US)
2 minutes 10 seconds

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