Japanese American actor who became referred to as the leading Asian main character in Hollywood and gained stardom through his charisma. His film credits consist of Disney’s 1960 film, Swiss Family members Robinson, Three Emerged House, and Bridge over the River Kwai. He wished to provide in japan Navy, but had not been qualified because of an internal ear damage. He continued to review economics in america. He was nominated for the Golden Globe Prize for his portrayal of Colonel Saito in the 1957 WWII film, Bridge over the River Kwai. He wedded celebrity Tsuru Aoki in 1914 plus they continued to be wedded until her loss of life in 1961. He starred in his initial “talkie film,” Little girl from the Dragon, in 1931 alongside celebrity Anna May Wong.