Sota Fukushi

Who is Sota Fukushi?

Sota Fukushi is an actor who rose to prominence after being cast as Gentaro Kisaragi in the “Karmen Rider” series, which is a mash-up of manga and tokusatsu TV shows and films.

Sota Fukushi- Birth, Parents, Siblings, & Education

Sota Fukushi was born on May 30, 1993, in Tokyo, Japan; his zodiac sign is Gemini, and he is of Japanese nationality.

Sota was reared in Tokyo by his hardworking parents, who encouraged him to pursue an acting profession when he was very young, enrolling him in an acting school when he was nine years old.

He was highly athletic in high school, playing basketball and double Dutch – a type of skipping – and he still occasionally plays basketball with his pals today. He has always been proficient in English, having completed his Level 2 English exams.

Sota pursued an acting career following matriculation, with further help from his parents, and did not attend college. He also pondered becoming a writer or a comic before settling on acting.

Net Worth of Sota Fukushi? Salary, Earnings

Sota’s net worth is projected to be more than $2 million as of early 2020.

Sota Fukushi
Sota Fukushi with his pet. Source: vk.com

Sota Fukushi- Relationship, Married Life, Boyfriend/ Girlfriend

Sota Fukushi kept the facts of his love life private for years until he posted a photo of himself with his girlfriend on Twitter in May 2019, claiming the two are dating. Seiko is a comedian who is half of the comedic duo Amakou Inter.

Sota posted the photo in response to multiple female admirers who have asked him if he is dating anybody and, if not, if he would mind going out with them.

Sota said on his blog, where the picture is also posted, ‘Hello, everyone! Sorry, but I have a girlfriend.

Sumimasen Uchi no Kanojo ga Uchi no Kanojo ga Uchi no Kanojo ga Uchi no Kanojo (I apologize to my girlfriend.) Yes, Amazon Inter’s Seiko-san.’ While many people assume this is just a joke made up by Sota and Seiko, some believe they are together and have posted comments like ‘I want to be in your position lol’ and ‘If this is true, I give you my blessings’.

Body Measurement- Height, Weight, Hair Colour

Sota is a 26-year-old man. He has dark eyes and short brown hair that he frequently colors black. He stands 6ft (1.83m) tall and weighs approximately 170lbs (77kgs)

Sota Fukushi- Professional Career

In 2011, he made his feature debut in “Kamen Rider OOO Wonderful: The Shogun and the 21 Core Medals” as Gentaro Kisaragi and Kame Rider Fourze, however, he simply auditioned for both roles to please his parents, who are major fans of the “Kamen Rider” franchise.

Sota was chosen to play the lead character in “Kamen Rider Kamen Rider Fourze & OOO: Movie War Mega Max,” as well as the next four “Kamen Rider” films released in 2012 and 2013.

The “Kamen Rider” franchise helped Sota become a prominent actor in Japan, and he went on to gain main roles in films such as “Enoshima Prism” in 2013 as Shuta Jogasaki, and “As the Gods Will” in 2014.

He received plaudits for his performance as Takatoshi Minamiyama in the 2016 film “My Tomorrow, Your Yesterday,” and he went on to star in the final film of the “Kamen Rider” franchise, “Kamen Rider Heisei Generations Final: Build & Ex-Aid with Legend Rider.”

His most recent film performances were in “The Fable” in 2019, and “Kaiji: The Final Game” in early 2020.

So far, he has received two awards: an Elan d’Or Award for newcomer of the year in 2014 and the 38th Japan Academy Film Prize for newcomer of the year in 2015.

Sota made his TV series debut in “Misaki Number One!!” in 2011 and subsequently appeared in “Shima Shima” and “Kamen Rider Fourze” the following year.

In 2013, he was cast in “The Clinic on the Sea,” and in 2014, he played Kimiyasu Akaiwa in “Baseball Brainiacs” and Yuto Tanokura in “I’m Taking the Day Off.”

In 2015, he was cast as Aoi Miura in the film “Koinaka,” which follows Aoi, who has an uncertain nature and dislikes summer, and who meets Akari Serizawa, his childhood friend, and first love, just before she mysteriously disappears.

Some of his most recent TV series appearances include “My Lover’s Secret” in 2017, “Heaven? Both “Gokuraku Restaurant” and “Marigold in 4 Minutes” were released in 2019.

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Quick Facts of Sota Fukushi

  • Sota Fukushi was born on May 30, 1993, in Tokyo, Japan; his zodiac sign is Gemini, and he is of Japanese nationality.
  • He is an actor who rose to prominence after being cast as Gentaro Kisaragi in the “Karmen Rider” series, which is a mash-up of manga and tokusatsu TV shows and films.
  • Both “Gokuraku Restaurant” and “Marigold in 4 Minutes” were released in 2019.
  • Sota kept the facts of his love life private for years until he posted a photo of himself with his girlfriend on Twitter in May 2019, claiming the two are dating.
  • He has completed a half-marathon and has set a goal of completing a full marathon of 42.195km in 2020.
  • Sota is a 26-year-old man.
  • He stands 6ft (1.83m) tall and weighs approximately 170lbs (77kgs).
  • His net worth is projected to be more than $2 million as of early 2020.
  • He is a major admirer of K-pop music, and his favorite band is Mamamoo, whom he has seen perform live.
  • He enjoys reading manga and viewing animated films such as “Ghost in the Shell” and “Akira,” and he is a huge fan of Studio Ghibli and their films “Porco Rosso” and “Princess Mononoke.