Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
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Tom Matsusaka Biography ((?)-)
Full name, Thomas Matsusaka; born August 8, in Wahiawa, HI; son of Edward Minoru (a businessman) and Natsue (Takano) Matsusaka. Addresses: Agent--Jadin Wong, 442 West 57th Street, Suite 5J, New York, NY 10019.
- Birth Details
- August 8,
- Wahiawa, Hawaii, United States
Credits; Stage Appearances
- Villager, Chu Chem, New Locust Theatre, Philadelphia, PA, 1966.
- Ito, Mame, Winter Garden Theatre, New York City, 1968.
- Yoshitsune, Kanjincho, Institute for Advanced Studies in Theatre Arts, New York City, 1968.
- Ling, Anything Goes, Pocono Playhouse, Mountain Home, PA, 1971.
- Banzo, Ride the Winds, Bijou Theatre, New York City, 1974.
- Imperial priest, Pacific Overtures, Winter Garden Theatre, 1976, later York Players, NY, and Promenade Theatre, New York City, both 1984.
- Member of the Greek chorus, Agamemnon, Vivian Beaumont Theatre, New YorkCity, 1977.
- Cheng, Privates on Parade, Long Wharf Theatre, New Haven, CT, 1979.
- M. Aung, Plenty, Arena Stage, Washington, DC, 1980.
- Teahouse, Pan Asian Repertory Theatre, New York City, 1983.
- Secretary Wu, The Impostor, Pan Asian Repertory Theatre, 1986-87.
- A Class "C" Trial in Yokohama, Alley Theatre, Houston, TX, 1987-88.
- Lee, Privates on Parade, Roundabout Theatre, New York City, 1989-90.
- Ishi, Lucky Come Hawaii, Pan Asian Repertory Theatre, 1990.
- Appeared as Skinny, Jungle of Cities, New York Shakespeare Festival, Public Theatre; and in South Pacific, New York City Opera Company, New York City;also appeared in Eat a Bowl of Tea, Empress of China, Extenuating Circumstances, Rohwer, Santa Anita '42, Shogun Macbeth, and Song of a Nisei Fisherman.
Credits; Film Appearances
- Radar operator, The Private Navy of Sgt. O'Farrell, United Artists, 1967.
- The President's Analyst, Paramount, 1967.
- Hanky Panky, Columbia, 1982.
Credits; Television Appearances; Episodic
- Vietnamese man, Apple Pie, ABC, 1968.
- Bartender, Texas, NBC, 1981.
- Mr. Oshita, Ryan's Hope, ABC, 1984.
- Also appeared in Love Is a Many Splendored Thing, CBS; Saturday Night Live (also known as NBC's Saturday Night, Saturday Night, and SNL), NBC; and That's Life, ABC.
Credits; Television Appearances; Specials
- Appeared in Botticelli and The $45 Billion Connection.