Date of Birth:
26 June 1955
Gedde Watanabe played in 9 movies in the Comedy, Drama, Romance, Music, Horror, Animation, Family, Sport, Thriller genres.
Gedde Watanabe got succeed with average imdb rating 6.1.
The character that Gedde Watanabe is most remembered for is no doubt Long Duk Dong, the spastic foreign exchange student in Sixteen Candles (1984) whose drunken fall from a tree and laughable bastardization of the English language had ninth graders of the day rolling in theater aisles. Though a few major roles followed soon after, Watanabe ultimately fell victim to the comic typecasting machine, rendering his talents muted in favor of the stereotypical "humorous foreign-guy" roles in w... Read more