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  • Name (stage): タモリ
  • Name (romaji): Tamori
  • Real name: 森田一義 / Morita Kazuki
  • Profession: TV host
  • Birthdate: 1945-Aug-22
  • Birthplace: Fukuoka, Kyushu
  • Height: 162cm
  • Blood type: O
  • Talent agency: Tanabe Agency
  • Family: Wife/actress Sayama Hiroko (佐山ひろ子)

About Tamori

Tamori is easily recognized if he's wearing his trademark sunglasses. A college drop-out, he was discovered by Akatsuka Fujiko, which led Tamori to form the Omoshiro Group. Starting out as a comedian in 1975, he eventually went on to hosting TV shows. He is one of the top paid geinojin.

TV Series


  • Tamori is a living definition of the term "tarento", which nowadays refer to a person who specializes in hosting shows, and really doesn't reveal any other talent like acting, dancing, singing, etc.
  • Hosts various TV shows, including Waratte Iitomo (Fuji TV), Tamori Club (TV Asahi), MUSIC STATION (TV Asahi), Jungle TV (TBS), and Yonimo Kimyona Monogatari (Fuji TV).

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