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    Wednesday May 29, 2019
  • Boss Coffee Salutes Original Godzilla Suit Actor in TV CM

    65 second commercial celebrates the efforts of actor / stuntman Haruo Nakajima

    To celebrate the upcoming release of Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Suntory Beverage & Food Limited is getting in the giant monster spirit with a promotional campaign between their Boss Coffee brand and Toho Studio's Godzilla, and the collaboration includes a 65 second TV commercial singing the praises of Haruo Nakajima, the original suit actor that persevered through great hardship to bring Japan's most famous movie monster to life. Hit the jump to check it out.

  • Tuesday August 8, 2017
  • Legendary Suit Actor & Stuntman Haruo Nakajima Dies at 88

    Nakajima portrayed Godzilla in 12 films from 1954 - 1972

    It is with a heavy heart that Crunchyroll reports that Haruo Nakajima, the original suit actor / stuntman who portrayed the character of Godzilla in 12 films from 1954's Gojira to 1972's Godzilla vs. Gigan, has passed away at the age of 88. Hit the jump to pay respects to a tokusatsu legend.