Japanese comedian and politician who hosted the overall game present, Takeshi’s Castle. He was also the Governor of Miyazaki Prefecture from 2007 to 2011. He graduated from Senshu College or university in 1980 and in 2000, he went to Waseda College or university where he researched the arts and regional autonomy. After his amount of time in workplace, he ran once again in 2011 in the Tokyo gubernatorial election, but dropped to ShintarÅ Ishihara. He was wedded to Kazuko Kato from 1990 until 2006. He’s a fellow Japanese comedian to Enomoto Kenichi.