Dai Tabuchi: BBC Radio 4

Date - 3 March, 2013, Radio

Dai Tabuchi performs in the popular BBC Radio 4 ‘Afternoon Drama’ Fewer No Less written by Sarah Buckley and directed by David Hunter.

John, a compulsive traveller, is in Japan for the weekend to see a famous fire festival in Kyoto. It’s the last item on his list of “50 Things To Do Before You Die” but he hasn’t counted on meeting Sachiko. Dai plays Kazuo – the drama is available to listen to on BBC iplayer.


Dai Tabuchi is one of the UK’s leading Japanese actors.

Notable screen credits include Ken Loach's The Angel's Share, Universal Pictures 47 Ronin, Shanghai, Bond:24 Spectre, Munich directed by Steven Spielberg and in most recently in television Good Omans for BBC/Amazon (2019 release).

Dai has built a reputation as an accomplished physical theatre actor working prolifically with the multi award winning theatre companies Gecko and Theatre Rites.

Theatre credits include The Overcoat at the Hammersmith Lyric, Rufus Norris' production of Tin Tin for the Young Vic and The Young and the Short and the Tall for Josie Rourke at the Sheffield Theatres.

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