The Man Behind The Mask: Meet Original Godzilla

Image Source: Great Big Story

Meet Haruo Nakajima, age 87. He looks like the kind of guy you’d want to go on a walk with… Perhaps enjoy tea and discuss life with… Especially when you find out that he is THE Godzilla.

Without any direction whatsoever, he was the first man to embody the ultimate reptile monster: Wearing a 220 lb suite made of ready-mixed concrete. Think about that.

He became a legend after acting as Godzilla for a whopping total of 12 different films, using nothing but his instinct and a bit of zoo-research.

Get the full down with our friends at RocketNews24 and watch the interview from Great Big Story below.



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