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Kitano at the premiere of Ghost in the Shell, March 2017
|Born||18 January 1947
|Other names||Beat Takeshi|
|Alma mater||Meiji University|
|Occupation||Comedian, television personality, film director, actor, author, screenwriter, film editor, singer, painter, one-time video game creator|
|Relatives||Hideshi Matsuda (brother-in-law)|
|Awards||Golden Lion (1997)|
Takeshi Kitano (北野 武 Kitano Takeshi; born 18 January 1947), also known as Beat Takeshi, is a Japanese comedian, television personality, director, actor, author, and screenwriter. He was born in Tokyo, Japan.
Kitano is known for his roles as Outrage (2010) as Otomo and as Chief Daisuke Aramaki Ghost in the Shell (2017). He directed Violent Cop (1989) and Sonatine (1993). He won a Golden Lion in 1998.
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