"I don't have many pockets for acting", he adds. What an understatement. He does not exert himself. The standing position of the supporting role is determined by the relationship with that of the protagonist. Those sharp eyes become different eyes of a person who cannot do wrong in a different part. Also in life, the position to take will change accordingly to the flow. From "Whenever you see dramas, you see him," Asahi Shimbun special issue on New Year 's Day of 2012.
March 19, 2018
from “Oriori no Kotoba” by Kiyokazu Washida, The Asahi Shimbun