|Native name 寺島 進|
|Name Susumu Terajima|
|Born 12 November 1963 (age 52) (1963-11-12) |
Nominations Japan Academy Prize for Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
Movies and TV shows Unfair, When Marnie Was There, In the Hero, Unfair: The Movie, Helter Skelter
Similar People Masaya Kato, Ren Osugi, Takeshi Kitano, Shinobu Terajima, Sabu
Susumu Terajima (寺島 進, Terajima Susumu, born 12 November 1963) is a Japanese actor who has appeared in over 100 films, 15 television commercials, three promotional videos, and numerous television dramas in a career spanning over 20 years. He usually plays supporting roles. Terajima is best known for his portrayal of yakuza figures, most notably in the films of Takeshi Kitano.
Terajima was born in Tokyo, Japan. He made his acting debut in 1986's A Homansu. He is part of Office Kitano, the production company of Takeshi Kitano.
Terajima starred in Kazuyoshi Kumakiri's 2001 film Hole in the Sky. He appeared in Takashi Miike's Ninja Kids!!! in 2011.
Terajima is married and has one daughter and one son.