...Canadian actor Robert Ito, best known for his co-starring role as Sam Fujiyama opposite Jack Klugman in the television series, Quincy.
M.E., appears in the film Samurai Swing and the music video for Call Me Irresponsible as the character of Tim's father, BilI.Mr. Ito
brings a wealth of talent and experience to the role including more than thirty years as a stage and screen actor and dancer.Mr. Ito
studies in the performing arts singing, acting and dancing - performing on stage and radio at the early age of five.As a teenager, he
spent the war years at Tashme Internment Camp and at war's end, the Ito family was relocated to Montreal where Robert
studies in the performing arts. Robert was a founding member of the National Ballet of Canada, performing with them for nine years.He
also worked regularly as one of the Alan & Glance Lund dancers on CBC TV's
weekly variety programs.He
has worked on Broadway and in Las Vegas. and has done many years of repertory theatre. Robert
is still active doing films and television in Hollywood.He
often returns to his
native Canada to do film and television work.In 1995, he
played 'father' to Mieko Ouchi in the TV production of The War Between Us.Samurai Swing and Call Me Irresponsible reunite Mr. Ito
with Mieko Ouchi.
Acting - shows in this database
Samurai Swing (1999) - Short (Bill)