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Dennis Sakamoto is a veteran actor and acting and speaking coach. When Lee Iacocca took over Chrysler-Plymouth-Dodge in 1978, Sakamoto was chosen as the first Japanese American National spokesperson to introduce the entire line of Mitsubishi cars to the USA. A working actor in Hollywood and New York City for 30 years, Sakamoto performed in feature films, television programs, Broadway productions, and over 45 national and regional television commercials. He was cast by leading directors such as Ron Howard, Tony Scott, Peter Yates, John Boorman, and Arthur Penn, and performed principal roles with actors Alan Alda, Richard Burton, Jose Ferrer, Morgan Freeman, William Hurt, Michael Keaton, Telly Savalas, George C. Scott, Sigourney Weaver, George Wendt, and James Woods.