Knowledge Identifier: +Kazunari_Ninomiya
He is a member of Japanese boy band Arashi and is best known to movie audiences for his portrayal as Private Saigo in the 2006 Clint Eastwood war film "Letters from Iwo Jima"
During the summer of 2007, he and fellow Arashi bandmate Sho Sakurai co-starred together in the manga-based comedy drama "Yamada Tar? Monogatari"
Sho Sakurai - Sakurai and bandmate Kazunari Ninomiya co-starred together in the manga-based comedy drama "Yamada Tar? Monogatari" in 2007
On 5 March 2016, Ninomiya won the 39th Japanese Academy Award for Best Actor, for his performance in Living with My Mother , succeeding fellow Johnny & Associates colleague Okada Junichi