Ian Anthony Dale
Ian Anthony Dale
Biographical Information
Real Name: Ian Anthony Dale
Born: 3 July 1978
Height: 5' 11
Originally From: Paul, Minnesota, USA
Personal Information
First appearance: Pahele
Portrays: Adam Noshimuri

Ian Anthony Dale (3 July 1978) is an American actor who portrays Adam Noshimuri on the Hawaii Five-0 (2010 TV series) as a recurring (2011–2017) and regular (2017–present) cast member.

Career Edit

Film Edit

In 2004, Dale appeared in the film Mr. 3000 as "Fukuda", alongside Bernie Mac, Angela Bassett and Chris Noth. His next movie role was in 2007's The Bucket List as an instructor to Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman's characters in one of the scenes. In 2009, he followed that up with a minor part in The Hangover, and appeared in the independent film Lollipops. In 2010, he starred in the Tekken movie as Kazuya Mishima and in Flying Lessons. In 2010, he also portrayed Scorpion in the short film of Mortal Kombat: Rebirth on YouTube. The film paved way for a web series, Mortal Kombat: Legacy, in which Dale reprised his role. He reprised his role in the second season.

Television Edit

Dale had his first television break on a 2002 episode of Fastlane. Since then he has appeared in episodes of Angel, JAG, Las Vegas, Charmed, 24, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Criminal Minds, Dollhouse and Cold Case.

In 2011, it was reported that Ian Anthony Dale would recur the cast of Hawaii Five-0 as Adam Noshimuri, then on July 19, 2017 he joined regular cast member along with Meaghan Rath and Beulah Koale after Daniel Dae Kim, Grace Park and Masi Oka left the series.

Major television roles have included recurring character Davis Lee on Surface, and Detective Christopher Choi on Day Break. Both series were only broadcast for one season and did not return for a second. Dale was a series regular in the NBC drama series The Event, which ran in Fall 2010. His most recent recurring roles including Murder in the First as Lieutenant Jim Koto. He also has a main role in the CBS TV series Salvation as Deputy Secretary of Defense Harris Edwards.



  • He is of Japanese, French and English descent.

Hawaii Episode GuideEdit

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