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Creator / GACKT

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He's nicknamed "The King of Devils," really.
Gackt Camui (born July 4, 1973) is a Japanese musician within the Visual Kei subculture.

Gackt has also been used to model several characters for video games, including Genesis Rhapsodos for Dirge of Cerberus: Final Fantasy VII and Lau the protaganist of Bujingai. He has been cast as a voice actor for Seishirou Kirishiki in Shiki and Fiend of Twenty Face in Trickster and as Nemuri Kyoshiro in a theater play, after performing his first concert tour in Europe "Attack of the YELLOW FRIED CHICKENZ." Oh, and he's also playing Oda Nobunaga in the Sengoku Basara Moonlight Party TV Drama.

Has autobiographic works "Jihaku" ("Confession") and "GACKTIONARY."

Gackt provided the voice for Gakupo.

He is also known to speak well in Chinese.

On September 9, 2021, he went on a hiatus due to a neurological disease that is progressively becoming life-threatening until coming back in June 2022 to reprise Genesis Rhapsodos in the remake of Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII.

See Music.Gackt for his music career.

His filmography includes:

Gackt in pop-culture:

Gackt's non-music works provide examples of:

  • Mr. Fanservice: Gackt's appearance in Fuurin Kazan was expected to increase young adult female viewers. What they didn't anticipate was that he also drew in 40+ female fans as well.
  • Samurai: After his appearance in Fuurin Kazan Gackt started getting cast in roles as samurai. Since then, he has been cast as Yoshi, a samurai in the film noir movie Bunraku, Nemuri Kyoshiro in a theater play, and even as Oda Nobunaga in Sengoku Basara: Moonlight Party.
  • Saying Sound Effects Out Loud: This E-ma commercial is of particular note.