Toshishiro Obata

Toshishiro Obata is the founder of Shinkendo. He is well known in Japan as a tameshigiri champion for several years in a row and is an authorized shitoka. He studied aikido under Gozo Shioda in the Yoshinkan Honbu Dojo, and studied the sword arts of Nakamura-ryu, Ioriken Battojutsu, Toyama-ryu, Yagyu Shinkage-ryu, Kashima Shin-ryu, Ryukyu Kobudo, and others. He moved to America in 1980 to start teaching and to develop his own sword art, based on his extensive experience. In 1990, the International Shinkendo Federation was officially established. The federation has grown to 80 branches internationally, and continues to expand. Obata, as the founder of the school, is referred to as Obata Kaiso by his students, and continues to travel across the globe to hold seminars for his students around the world. Since 1986, Obata has appeared in several Hollywood films.

Geburtstag: 20.10.1948

Geburtsort: Gunma Prefecture - Japan

Anzahl der Filme, die wir schon mit Toshishiro Obata gesehen haben: 1

Anzahl aller Filme, in denen Toshishiro Obata mitgespielt hat: 11

  • The Hunted
    Rolle: Ryuma
  • Demolition Man
    Rolle: CryoCon
  • Rising Sun
    Rolle: Guard at Imperial Arms
  • Rage and Honor
    Rolle: Chan Lu
  • Showdown in Little Tokyo
    Rolle: Sato
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze
    Rolle: Tatsu
  • The Sword of Bushido
    Rolle: Yamaguchi
  • The Sword of Bushido
    Rolle: Yamaguci
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
    Rolle: Tatsu
  • Black Rain
    Rolle: Mediator
  • Ghost Warrior
    Rolle: Japanese Officer (as Toshiji Obata)