The visual-kei rockstar started his career as the frontman for Malice Mizer, but has been performing solo since 1999. He has released over 9 albums and 45 singles. Gackt holds the Japanese record for most top 10 charts singles as a male solo artist. His talent has crossed industries into the movie/TV business writing and starring in the movie, Moon Child as well as star in numerous Japanese TV dramas and feature films.
Gackt stars in the martial-arts action film BUNRAKU, written and directed by Guy Moshe, starring Josh Hartnett, Woody Harrelson, Demi Morre, Ron Perlman, and Kevin McKidd. Gackt plays a samurai named Yoshi that joins forces with the mysterious Drifter (Hartnett) to bring down the corrupt reign of the crime boss, Nicola (Perlman). Bunraku premiered as an official selection of the Midnight Madness at the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival.
Director: Guy Moshe
Producer: Keith Calder, Ram Bergman, Nava Levin, Jessica Wu
Writer: Guy Moshe (screenplay), Boaz Davidson (story)
Cast: Josh Hartnett, Gackt, Woody Harrelson, Ron Perlman, Kevin McKidd, Demi Moore