Live-Action Black Butler's Hiro Mizushima Will Guest Star on Lena Dunham's Girls
posted on by Lynzee Loveridge
31-year-old actor Hiro Mizushima (live-action Beck, Black Butler films) announced on Instagram that he will guest star in the fifth season of HBO and Lena Dunham's Girls next year. The role is Mizushima's first in a foreign production.
The actor is credited as bilingual in both Japanese and English, and attended elementary school in Switzerland.
Mizushima's previous lead roles include the titular character in Kamen Rider Kabuto, Minami Nanba in Hana Zakari no Kimi-tachi e, Hiro Misawa in Gokusen, and so-shi Asamoto in Absolute Boyfriend. He met his wife, singer Ayaka, on the set of Absolute Boyfriend. The couple welcomed their first child, a baby girl, on June 19.