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Who is this guy!?

Postby BrianM » Sat 01.31.2009 1:00 am

I saw commercials from this guy in Nippon and he made me fall with laughter.
Does anyone know who he is and where I can find his commercials?
Thanks!

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Re: Who is this guy!?

Postby becki_kanou » Sat 01.31.2009 1:13 am

I think that's the guy from 釣りバカ日誌 (Diary of a Fishing Fool). His name is 西田敏行 (NIshida Toshiyuki).

Here's his wikipedia page.
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Re: Who is this guy!?

Postby BrianM » Sat 01.31.2009 1:32 am

becki_kanou wrote:I think that's the guy from 釣りバカ日誌 (Diary of a Fishing Fool). His name is 西田敏行 (NIshida Toshiyuki).

Here's his wikipedia page.


Thanks! Thats definitly him but I can't find this commercial that I saw in Japan last summer....I forgot what it was for but towards the end he spoke in gibberish that had me dying!
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Re: Who is this guy!?

Postby becki_kanou » Sat 01.31.2009 4:46 am

BrianM wrote:Thanks! Thats definitly him but I can't find this commercial that I saw in Japan last summer....I forgot what it was for but towards the end he spoke in gibberish that had me dying!


Why not search Youtube with his name? They may have something. Or if you remember any key words from the CM maybe search for those.
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Re: Who is this guy!?

Postby BrianM » Sat 01.31.2009 11:25 am

becki_kanou wrote:
BrianM wrote:Thanks! Thats definitly him but I can't find this commercial that I saw in Japan last summer....I forgot what it was for but towards the end he spoke in gibberish that had me dying!


Why not search Youtube with his name? They may have something. Or if you remember any key words from the CM maybe search for those.


I tried, and only commercials came up from the 70s, 80s, and 90s. I even went to wikipedia and put in some show names on youtube with no findings:(
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Re: Who is this guy!?

Postby BrianM » Fri 02.06.2009 12:53 am

Is there anyone that can help me find one of his commercials from last July 2008?
I don't remember much, all I know is that he had a drink and it was very short.
I've tried youtube, yahoo, and even searched for tv shows from 2007-2009 trying to find commercial info for them and nothing:(
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Re: Who is this guy!?

Postby Sairana » Fri 02.06.2009 2:37 am

So... has my Google-fu worked again?

Tell me if this is it.
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Re: Who is this guy!?

Postby Mike Cash » Fri 02.06.2009 7:32 am

Sairana wrote:So... has my Google-fu worked again?

Tell me if this is it.


That can't be it.....nobody was speaking gibberish.
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Re: Who is this guy!?

Postby Sairana » Fri 02.06.2009 7:43 am

Mike Cash wrote:
Sairana wrote:So... has my Google-fu worked again?

Tell me if this is it.


That can't be it.....nobody was speaking gibberish.


Oh drat... I forgot that part. Le sigh.
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Re: Who is this guy!?

Postby furrykef » Fri 02.06.2009 8:27 am

It's all gibberish to me. :mrgreen:
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Re: Who is this guy!?

Postby clay » Fri 02.06.2009 8:37 am

Hama-chan! I love the Tsuribaka series. They tend to be pretty stupid, but that is right at my level--at least with Japanese. :)
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Re: Who is this guy!?

Postby BrianM » Fri 02.06.2009 12:44 pm

NOOOO:( It isn't it but thanks:(
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Re: Who is this guy!?

Postby Mukade » Wed 02.25.2009 8:26 am

Recently, Nishida has become the spokesperson for the Lottery here in Japan. The advertisement you've posted is for that very thing, in fact (advertising for the "summer jumbo").

Maybe you could try a search on 'Japan' 'Lottery' 'Commercial' or something similar.
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