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Original Godzilla actor died

Original Godzilla actor died

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Haruo Nakajima, best known for his role as the monster, Godzilla, has died. The Japanese actor died at the age of 88.

Reports that the American entertainmentwebsite Variety.

Nakajima was the man who twelve times in the role of Godzilla crawled. The actor wore the legendary monsterpak, which is more than 100 kilo weighed, in the Godzilla movies from 1954 (Godzilla) and 1972 (Godzilla vs. He is).

Also, he played roles in a number of other blockbusters from the sixties, such as King Kong Escapes and King Kong vs. Godzilla.

27 movies

Godzilla first appeared in 1954 in a Japanese movie with that name. The film company behind the project brought in the half of a century later, still 27 films from around the sample.

The American reboot in 2014 delivered worldwide 528 million dollars (464 million euros). The follow-up movie, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, in march 2019 premiere. The third film in the series, Godzilla vs. Kong, is planned for spring of 2020.

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