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Kenji Tanigaki

As a boy, Kenji grew up a fan of Jackie Chan, as did everybody. At high school Kenji would start doing gymnastics and martial arts. His style was Shorinji Kempo. In 1993 he'd go to Hong Kong for a movie career. Now Kenji Tanigaki is a man with the reputation of a Hong Kong stuntman. This means he works in typical Hong Kong action movies famous for... See full bio »

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Known For

Blade II Stunts
Hidden Man Stunts
Dragon Stunts


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 2021 Deep Bay of Bengal (action choreographer) (announced)
  Big Rescue (action director) (post-production)
 2020 Raging Fire (action choreographer) (post-production)
 2020 Enter the Fat Dragon (action choreographer)
 2018 Big Brother (action choreographer)
 2018 Hidden Man (stunt choreographer)
 2018 Monster Hunt 2 (action director)
 2017 God of War (action supervisor: Japan unit)
 2017 Shinjuku Swan II (stunt coordinator)
 2016 Bai du ren (stunt coordinator)
 2016 The Monkey King: The Legend Begins (action choreographer)
 2015 The Vanished Murderer (action director)
 2014 Rurouni Kenshin Part III: The Legend Ends (action director) / (stunt coordinator)
 2014 Rurouni Kenshin Part II: Kyoto Inferno (action director) / (stunt coordinator)
 2014 Miyamoto Musashi (TV Mini-Series) (stunt coordinator)
 2014 The Monkey King Havoc in Heavens Palace (action choreographer)
 2013 Special ID (action choreographer)
 2012 Rurouni Kenshin Part I: Origins (action director) / (stunt coordinator)
 2011 Dragon (action choreographer)
 2011 The Lost Bladesman (action choreographer)
 2010 Nanase: The Psychic Wanderers (action coordinator)
 2010 Legend of the Fist: The Return of Chen Zhen (action choreographer)
 2009 Bodyguards and Assassins (action choreographer)
 2009 Kamui (stunt coordinator)
 2009 Shinjuku Incident (assistant stunt coordinator)
 2007 Flash Point (action choreographer - uncredited)
 2007 Kung Fu Kid (action choreographer)
 2006 Arch Angels (action choreographer)
 2005 Always: Sunset on Third Street (action coordinator)
 2005 SPL: Kill Zone (action choreographer - as Tanigaki Kenji)
 2004 Silver Hawk (assistant stunt coordinator)
 2003 The Twins Effect (assistant stunt coordinator)
 2002 Blade II (stunts)
 2001 The Princess Blade (stunts)
 2001 Goodbye, Mr. Cool (assistant stunt coordinator)
 2001 Glass Tears (stunt coordinator)
 2000 Der Puma - Kämpfer mit Herz (TV Series) (stunts - 4 episodes)
- Kickbox-Inferno (2000) ... (stunts)
- Trucker (2000) ... (stunts)
- Das Findelkind (2000) ... (stunts)
- Traumtänzer (2000) ... (stunts)
 2000 Tokyo Raiders (assistant stunt coordinator)
 1999 Moonlight Express (stunt coordinator)
 1998 Shanghai Affairs (action choreographer) / (stunt double: Woody Chan - uncredited)
 1998 Ballistic Kiss (stunt coordinator)
 1997 Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (stunt double: Scorpion) / (stunts)
 1997 The Peeping Tom (assistant stunt coordinator)
 1996 Once Upon a Time in Triad Society 2 (assistant stunt coordinator)
 1996 Once Upon a Time in Triad Society (assistant stunt coordinator)
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Official Site [Japan]

Alternate Names:

Tanigaki Kenji

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Was a student of legendary Japanese martial arts movie star Yasauki Kurata, with whom he later worked on "Fist of Legend".

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