Harold Sakata (1920–1982)


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,927 this week
Trailer
1:01 | Trailer
The most famous henchman of the entire James Bond series of spy thrillers, Harold Sakata will forever be remembered as the villainous "Odd Job" in the ultimate Bond film, Goldfinger (1964), with his lethal martial arts and steel-brimmed bowler hat. He was born Toshiyuki Sakata in Hawaii, of Japanese descent. From a young age he was a proficient ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 62) in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

What Movie Makes John Cena Cry Like a Baby?

Dolittle star John Cena shares the movie that makes him ugly cry and gets us excited for his new film with Jackie Chan.

Watch now

Double Take: Biopic Look-alikes

Along with Tom Hanks' performance as Fred Rogers in A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, we've rounded up some of the best biopic look-alikes.

See the full gallery

Related News

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 33 people
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 26 images
created 23 Dec 2018
 
a list of 30 people
created 29 Jul 2017
 
a list of 37 people
created 23 Apr 2011
 
a list of 37 people
created 09 Dec 2011
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Harold Sakata's work have you seen?

User Polls

Related Videos

Photos

Known For

Goldfinger Oddjob
(1964)
Dimension 5 Big Buddha
(1966)
The Wrestler Odd Job
(1974)

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Thanks | Self | Archive footage
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (31 credits)
 1982 Invaders of the Lost Gold
Tobachi
 1982 Ninja Strikes Back
Sakata
 1981 The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (TV Series)
Ku Long
- The Roller Disco Karate Kaper (1981) ... Ku Long
 1979 Highcliffe Manor (TV Series)
Cheng
- Stark Terror (1979) ... Cheng
- Sex & Violence (1979) ... Cheng
- The Blacke Death (1979) ... Cheng
 1979 The Billion Dollar Threat (TV Movie)
Oriental Man
 1978 Goin' Coconuts
Ito
 1978 Death Dimension
The Pig (as Harold 'Odd Job' Sakata)
 1978 The Amazing Spider-Man (TV Series)
Matsu
- Escort to Danger (1978) ... Matsu
 1978 The Rockford Files (TV Series)
John Doe
- The Competitive Edge (1978) ... John Doe
 1978 Police Woman (TV Series)
Lee's Killer
- The Human Rights of Tiki Kim (1978) ... Lee's Killer
 1977 Quincy M.E. (TV Series)
Master Sensei Tobi
- Touch of Death (1977) ... Master Sensei Tobi
 1977 Record City
Gucci
 1977 The Happy Hooker Goes to Washington
Wong (as Harold Odd Job Sakata)
 1976 Broken House
 1976 Mako: The Jaws of Death
Pete (as Harold 'Odd Job' Sakata)
 1976 The Blue Knight (TV Series)
Car smasher
- Everybody Needs a Little Attention (1976) ... Car smasher
 1974 The Wrestler
Odd Job
 1974 Impulse
Karate Pete
 1972 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Shibata Hood
- I'm a Family Crook - Don't Shoot! (1972) ... Shibata Hood
 1971-1972 Sarge (TV Series)
Takichi / Kenji Takichi / Kenji
- Napoleon Never Wanted to Be a Cop (1972) ... Takichi
- A Company of Victims (1971) ... Takichi
- Quicksilver (1971) ... Takichi
- The Silent Target (1971) ... Takichi
 1971 Jamison's Kids (TV Movie)
 1971 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (TV Series)
Guest Performer
- Episode #5.4 (1971) ... Guest Performer (uncredited)
 1970 The Phynx
Oddjob (as Harold 'Oddjob' Sakata)
 1967 Gilligan's Island (TV Series)
Ramoo
- The Hunter (1967) ... Ramoo
 1966 Dimension 5
Big Buddha
 1966 Seventeenth Heaven (uncredited)
 1966 Balearic Caper
Direttore del museo
 1966 4 Schlüssel
Odd Job (uncredited)
 1965 Kraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series)
Ching
- Jungle of Fear (1965) ... Ching
 1964 Goldfinger
Oddjob (as Harold Sakata {Tosh Togo})
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (3 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (37 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Vicks Formula 44 (1964)

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 4 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Harold 'Odd Job' Sakata | Harold 'Oddjob' Sakata | Harold Odd Job Sakata | Tosh Togo | Harold Sakata {Tosh Togo}

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

Sakata apparently liked his role in the movie Goldfinger (1964) so much that he took "Oddjob" as an informal middle name. See more »

Trademark:

Best known for his role as Oddjob in Goldfinger (1964) See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed