2012  Muhr AsiaAfrica Award: Best Actor for "The Woodman and the the Rain"

2011  The Nippon Theater Staff Film Festival's award
     Best Actor for
"Saigo no Chushingura"
The awards were tabulated from votes cast by those within Japan's theater industry and
business (cinema managers and staff, projection)

2011  Nominated   Asian Film award  Best Actor for "Jusan nin no  
     Shikaku"

2008     Best Actor Award for "Zo No Senaka" at the first Filma Madrid.

2008     Tribute at the 10th Deauville Asian Film Festival
  

           
Awards of the Japanese Academy

Year  Result  Award  Category/Recipient(s)

2011 Nominated  Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
    for:
Jusan nin no Shikaku

2009 Nominated Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
for: Paco to Maho no Ehon (2008)

2008  Nominated Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
for: Zo no Senaka / Walking My Life ( 2007)

2007  Nominated Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
for: The Uchoten Hoteru (2006)

2005  Nominated /Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
for: Warai no daigaku /University of Laughs
(2004)

2003  Nominated/Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
for: Totsunyuseyo! Asama sanso jiken / The Choice of Hercules
 (2002)

2002  Nominated/Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
for: Akai hashi no shita no nurui mizu /Warm Water under a Red Bridge (2001)

2001  Nominated /Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
for: Dora-heita
(2000)

2000  Nominated /Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
for: Kinyu fushoku retto: Jubaku /
(1999)

1999  Nominated/Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
for: Kizuna
(1998)

1998  Won/ Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
for
: Unagi /The Eel (1997)

1997  Won/Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
for: Shall we dansu? (1996)

1991  Nominated/Award of the Japanese Academy Best Actor
for: Pod severnym siyaniyem/Under Aurora
(1990)

                              Blue Ribbon Awards

1998  Won Blue Ribbon Award Best Actor
for:
Unagi (1997) Also for Shitsurakuen/Lost Paradise (1997) and Kyua /Cure (1997).

1997  Won Blue Ribbon Award Best Actor
for:
Shall we dansu? (1996)
Also for Nemuru otoko/Sleeping Man (1996) and Shabu gokudo (1996).


                   Chicago International Film Festival

2001  Won Silver Hugo Best Actor
for: Akai hashi no shita no nurui mizu / Warm Water under a Red
Bridge (2001)



                               Hochi Film Awards

1997  Won Hochi Film Award Best Actor
for:
Unagi (1997)
Also for Shitsurakuen (1997) and Kyua (1997).


1996  Won Hochi Film Award Best Actor
for:
Shall we dansu? (1996)
Also for Nemuru otoko (1996) and Shabu gokudo (1996).


                          Kinema Junpo Awards

1997  Won Kinema Junpo Award Best Actor
for:
Unagi (1997)
Also for Shitsurakuen (1997).


1996  Won Kinema Junpo Award Best Actor
for:
Shall we dansu? (1996)
Also for Nemuru otoko (1996) and Shabu gokudo (1996).


                        Mainichi Film Concours

Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
1996  Won Mainichi Film Concours Best Actor
for:
Shall we dansu? (1996)
Also for Nemuru otoko (1996) and Shabu gokudo (1996).


1995  Won Mainichi Film Concours Best Actor
for: Kamikaze takushi /Kamikaze Taxi
(1995)


                Tokyo International Film Festival

1997  Won Best Actor Award
for:
Kyua/Cure (1999)

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OTHERS

2005          Houso-bunka kikin award
for TV drama, "Toride naki mono "(April 2005)

                     
Yokohama Film Festival

2005  Won Best Actor Award
for: Warai no Daigaku (2004), Yudan Taiteki/The Hunter and the Hunted (2004) and
Tokyo Genpatsu/Tokyo: Level 1 (2004
)
List of Movie Awards since 1990
Updated on September 10, 2014