Akira Kubodera, who played the Undead Kanai in Kamen Rider Blade, passed away on November 13th at age 43.
Akira Kubodera, an actor who has appeared in a few tokusatsu series in the past, has passed away. He was found in his home in Nakano, Tokyo, where he was unresponsive. Kubodera was then brought to the hospital where he was declared dead.
Kubodera played the Undead Kanei in Kamen Rider Blade. He has also played as the Warthog Fangire in Kamen Rider Kiva and Doctor Fujita in Kamen Rider OOO.