“Koji Yakusho” Wins Best Actor at Cannes Film Festival

TOKYO, May 28 – Koji Yakusho, Japanese actor. Won Best Actor at the Cannes International Film Festival. of France this year From playing a bathroom cleaner in director Wim Wenders' movie "Perfect Days"

Kyodo news agency reports that Yakusho, 67, is the second Japanese actor to win the Palme d'Or. From the Cannes Film Festival after Yuya Yagira won in 2004 at the age of 14 from the movie "Nobody Knows" (Nobody Knows) is the youngest actor to win this award. For the movie "Perfect Days" is the story of Hirayama. He lives an easy life as a toilet cleaner in Tokyo. Spend your free time listening to music and reading books. He meets an unexpected person and slowly reveals the story of the story's protagonist's past. He plays a salaryman who comes to dance. Which Hollywood bought to make a Hollywood version as well.

Best Actress this year was Turkish actress Merve Dizdar for "About Dry Grasses". The French film Anatomy of a Fall tells the story of a woman who tries to prove that She Didn't Murder Her Husband Starring German actress Sandra Hüller and director Justin Triet. Made history as the third female director in history which won the Golden Palm Award.-Thai News Agency

Source: Thai News Agency