Actor of Japanese television who played the lead roles in Kamen Rider Kiva and Hiro in Koizora.
He grew up considering a career as a veterinarian, but changed his mind after seeing Satoshi Tsumabuki on Orange Days.
He is part of a group of Japanese talented actors collectively referred to as the D-Boys (D standing for 'development' and 'discovery').
He grew up with his family in Kama, Fukuoka prefecture, Japan.
Hideaki Takizawa was another popular Japanese actor like him.