|Above, Haruo Nakajima takes a break during the filming of Mothra vs. Godzilla (1964). Photo courtesy of Sonoe Nakajima.|
Mr. Nakajima is a Japanese actor and stunt man who appeared in Seven Samurai and other samurai movies of the 1950s, but he is best known for portraying Godzilla and other Japanese giant monsters from 1954 to the 1970s. He is still active today, he attends several monster conventions in Japan and around the world to meet his fans.
|Above, Nakajima, at right, in Seven Samurai.|
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