View All

Watch It

In Theaters
  • TMNT

At Home
  • The Perfect Weapon

  • The Hawaiians

  • Under the Rainbow

  • TMNT

  • Memoirs of a Geisha

  • The Bushido Blade

  • Testament

  • The Bird People in China

  • Battle Creek Brawl

  • The Ugly Dachshund

1 of 10

Mako Movies

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Dec 10, 1933
  • Died: Jul 21, 2006
  • Birth Name: Makoto Iwamatsu
  • Biography: Japanese actor Mako, born Makoto Iwamatsu, has spent most of his professional career in the United States. His first important film appearance was as Po-Han, Steve McQueen's assistant machinist, in The Sand Pebbles (1966), a performance that earned... Continued
Movie Role(s) Year
Under the Rainbow Nakamuri 2014
TMNT Splinter 2007
Memoirs of a Geisha Sakamoto 2005
Bulletproof Monk Mr. Kojima 2003
Pearl Harbor Admiral Yamamoto 2001
The Bird People in China Shen 1998
Seven Years in Tibet Kungo Tsarong 1997
Highlander: The Final Dimension Nakano 1995
The Perfect Weapon Kim 1991
Pacific Heights Toshio Watanabe 1990
Taking Care of Business Sakamoto 1990
The Wash Nobu 1988
Tucker: The Man and His Dream Jimmy Sakuyama 1988
P.O.W.: The Escape Capt. Vinh 1986
Conan the Destroyer Akiro "The Wizard" 1984
Conan the Barbarian The Wizard 1982
The Sand Pebbles Po-Han 1966
Cultivating Charlie Katsu
Sidekicks Mr. Lee
Armed Response Akira Tanaka
Crying Freeman Shudo Shmizaki
A Dangerous Place Sensei
RoboCop 3 Kanemitsu
Fatal Mission Tang
My Samurai Mr. Tzing
An Unremarkable Life Max Chin
The Bushido Blade Friend
The Island at the Top of the World Oomiak
The Ugly Dachshund Kenji
The Killer Elite Chung
The Hawaiians Mun Ki
The Great Bank Robbery Secret Service Agent Eliot Fong
The Private Navy of Sgt. O'Farrell Calvin Coolidge Ishimura
Silent Assassins Oyama
Chinmoku Girl
Rising Sun Yoshida-san
Battle Creek Brawl Herbert
Testament Mike

Worked With