Sessue Hayakawa

Jun 10, 1889
Nanaura, Chiba, Japan

Bio: Japanese actor Sessue Hayakawa, born Kitaro Hayakawa, joined a Japanese stage troupe directed by his uncle after a partial loss of hearing denied him access into the navy, which he had dreamed of joining. He moved to the U.S. at age 19 and enrolled at the University of Chicago. After returning to Japan he founded the Japanese Imperial Company, with which he toured… More


Sessue Hayakawa Videos

The Geisha Boy
2 minutes 15 seconds
Hell To Eternity
3 minutes 12 seconds
Green Mansions
3 minutes 49 seconds

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