Showreels

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All videos

  • ALARM FÜR COBRA 11 - DIE AUTOBAHNPOLIZEI - R: Sebastian Ko - 2017 - RTL
  • STADTKOMÖDIE - HERRGOTT FÜR ANFÄNGER - R: Sascha Bigler - 2017 - BR, ORF
  • NEANDERTALER - R: Peter Gersina - 2016 - RTL II
  • RICHARD SORGE - MASTER SPY - R: Sergey Ginzburg - 2017 - Russia 1 [ru]
  • ORDEN / THE ORDER - R: Aleksey Bystritskiy - 2015 - Russia 1 [ru]
  • MARCO POLO - R: Alik Sakharov - 2015 - Netflix
  • DER BESTATTER - R: Tom Gerber - 2015 - SF DRS
  • ARGO 2 - R: Attila Arpa - 2014
  • PASTEWKA - R: Joseph Orr - 2013 - SAT.1
  • DAS VERMÄCHTNIS DER WANDERHURE - R: Thomas Nennstiel - 2012 - SAT.1
  • DAHOAM IS DAHOAM - R: Micaela Zschieschow - 2012 - BR
  • SUSHI IN SUHL - R: Carsten Fiebeler - 2011
  • DER VOLLGASMANN - R: Rainer Matsutani - 2011 - SWR
  • WIE MAN LEBEN SOLL - R: David Schalko - 2010
  • SOKO KITZBÜHEL - R: Regina Huber - 2006 - ORF, ZDF
  • ICH CHEFE, DU NIX! - R: Yasemin Samdereli - 2005 - SAT.1
  • OKTOBERFEST - R: Johannes Brunner - 2004
  • BOSE - THE FORGOTTEN HERO - R: Shyam Benegal - 2003
  • FRÖHLICHE CHAOTEN - R: Otto W. Retzer - 1997

About Gen Seto

Gen Seto was born in Kanagawa, Japan, has been living in Vienna/Austria for 32 years. He has worked with well-known directors in central Europe and elsewhere, like the Oscar winners, Giuseppe Tornatore and Stefan Ruzowitzky.

Projects as actor

YearTitleGenreDirectorRole
2018Das Traumschiff - JapanTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Stefan BartmannHiroto Sato [SR]
2018Am Ende LegendenFeature Film Adolfo KolmererBong [SR]
2018Meiberger - Im Kopf des TätersTV Series, Servus TV [at]Soleen YusefHuang [SRE]
2017
Alarm für Cobra 11 - Die Autobahnpolizei
TV Series, RTLMultipleMitsu Yamoto [LE]
2017
Richard Sorge - Master Spy
TV Series, Russia 1 [ru]Sergey GinzburgColonel Kawai [SSR]
2017
Stadtkomödie - Herrgott für Anfänger
TV-Movie (Series), BR [de], ORF [at]Sascha BiglerMönch [SR]
2017The AdventurersFeature FilmStephen FungWolanyk [SR]
2017Burg Schreckenstein 2 - Küssen (nicht) verbotenFeature FilmRalf HuettnerWang [SR]
2017Universum History - Steiermark. Verbunden über alle GrenzenDocumentary (Series), ORF [at]Gernot LercherGrenzkommissar Japan [L]
2016The ForestFeature FilmJason ZadaNarusawa Bartender [SR]
2016InsomniaTV Series, HBO [us]Slava N. JakovleffMarshall [SSR]
2016MarsTV Series, National GeographicEverardo GoutIMSF Secretary General [SRE]
2016
Neandertaler
TV Series, RTL II [de]Peter GersinaJames Wu [SRE]
2015
Marco Polo
TV Series, NetflixAlik SakharovOrlok (aka. Old Chieftain) [SRE]
2015Schmidts KatzeFeature Film Marc SchlegelHerr Dong [SR]
2015
Der Bestatter
TV Series, SRF (vormals SF DRS) [ch]Tom GerberHitoshi Shima [SRE]
2015SOKO Donau / SOKO WienTV Series, ORF [at], ZDF [de]Holger GimpelMarkthändler [SRE]
2015
The Medal
TV Movie (multi-part), Russia 1 [ru]Aleksey BystritskiyGeneral Hata [SR]
2014
Argo 2
Feature FilmAttila ArpaJabu [SR]
2014Strike BackTV Series, Sky [uk]Brendan MaherIll-Looking Patient [SRE]

Projects as voice actor / speaker

YearTitleGenreRoleActor
2013Shake HandsShort Feature FilmJapanischer Vortragender

Theatre engagements

YearProduction nameRoleDirectorTheatre
2018Die Dreigroschenoper - Mammon 1Prof. Pingan / SpielleiterDani LevyTheater Basel
2012 - 2013Das Ende vom Geld / Urs WidmerDer ChineseTim KramerTheater St. Gallen
2009Die Partitur zur KriseKamerasängerFritzpunktDepot Wien
2006Operette - Das Land des LächelnsFürst TschangWerner PichlerSchlossfestspiele Langenlois
2006Crackhouse of HorrorsKim Jong-ilPeter WaldeckRabenhof Theater Wien
1998 - 2006Musical - The King and I / Rodgers & HammersteinDer KralahomeErhard PauerStadthalle Wien, Ronacher Wien
2005Musical - Mitsuko / Frank WildhornKihachi AoyamaShuichiro KoikeMuseums Quartier Wien
2005Die Räuber / Friedrich SchillerVater MoorPeter WaldeckRabenhof Theater Wien
2003Blond unter AufsichtEin Heiliger mit AufenthaltsgenehmigungSonja BreuerKosmos Theater Wien, Teamtheater München
2000 - 2002Movie Opera - ZaideOsminGen SetoSchikaneder Wien, Winter Festival Sarajewo
1997 - 1998Ein ungleiches Paar / Neil SimonEin NachbarHeinz MarecekKammerspiele Wien
1997Insalata mista / Wolfgang BauerKenzaburoKarl BarattaVolkstheater Wien

Basic data

Height176 cm
Weight80 kg - 176 lb.
Body typeathletic-sporty
Clothing size50 (D 26)
Ethnic appearanceAsian (East Asian)
Hair coloursalt and pepper
Hair lengthmedium
Eye colourblack
NationalityJapanese
LanguagesAfrikaans (Good), Chinese (Basic knowledge),
English (Fluent), French (Basic knowledge),
German (Fluent), Italian (Fluent),
Japanese (Native speaker),
Russian (Basic knowledge)
DialectsViennese
Voice typeBaritone
Instrumentsguitar (Basic knowledge), piano (Good)
Skills (sports)horseback riding (Good), judo (Good), karate (Good), swimming (Good),
tai chi (Good), tennis (Good)
Experience abroadMiddle East: Qatar, United Arab Emirates
Northern Europe: Sweden
East Asia: China, Japan
Eastern Europe: Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia
Southern Europe: Italy
Western Europe: Austria, France, Netherlands, Switzerland
LicencesB (car) [eu]
Immediate working areaVienna
1st residence (federal state or country)Lower Austria
Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Cape Town, Tokyo, Vienna
Associations
  • Verwertungsges. der Filmschaffenden [at]