Kinichi Kusumi (久須美 欽一, born Yasunori Kusumi Kusumi Kin'ichi) (久須美 保則 and also known by the stage names Mamoru Kusumi Kusumi Yasunori) (久須美 護 and Gen Kusumi Kusumi Mamoru) (久須美 弦, is a former Kusumi Gen)Japanese suit actor. Kusumi played numerous tokusatsu heroes and kaiju in film and television productions for both Toho and Tsuburaya Productions in the 1970's. Following his retirement from suit acting, Kusumi became a popular adult film actor in Japan whose career spanned three decades.
Selected filmography[edit | edit source]
Actor[edit | edit source]
- Ultra Fight (TV 1970-1971) - Various monsters/aliens
- Mirrorman (TV 1971-1972) as Mirrorman [episodes 36-51]
- Redman (TV 1972) as Redman
- Ultraman Ace (TV 1972-1973) as Zoffy / Alien Fire [episode 39] / Alien Steal [episode 40] / Kaimanda [episode 41] / Shishigoran [episode 41]
- Go! Godman (TV 1972) as Godman
- Zone Fighter (TV 1973) as Zone Fighter [Giant Form]
- The 6 Ultra Brothers vs. The Monster Army (1974)
- Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974) as Anguirus / King Caesar
- Ultraman Leo (1974-1975) as Astra [episodes 22, 38-39, 46]
Other[edit | edit source]
- Godzilla Final Wars (2004) - DVD bonus features consultant
Showing 1 comments. When commenting, please remain respectful of other users, stay on topic, and avoid role-playing and excessive punctuation. Comments which violate these guidelines may be removed by administrators.