Iwata Takanori (岩田剛典) is a performer and actor. He's member of the groups Sandaime J SOUL BROTHERS and EXILE. He was also member of Sandaime's special unit THE Sharehappi from Sandaime J Soul Brothers from EXILE TRIBE.
Iwata Takanori was born on March 6, 1989 in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan.
In the third year of high school, he was influenced by the movie RIZE and started practicing KRUMP. In college, he belonged to the dance circle Dancing Crew JADE. Takanori is a Keio High School and Keio University graduate, where he applied for political science law department.
In July, during his 4th year of university, he was invited by Kobayashi Naoki to participate at the Sandaime J Soul Brothers' performer audition.
In March, Takanori graduated from Keio University.
On March 6, he released his first photobook G Iwata Takanori Sandaime J Soul Brothers from EXILE TRIBE.
On April 27, Takanori successfully passed the EXILE PERFORMER BATTLE AUDITION and became member of EXILE.
On November 11, he released his second photobook AZZURRO.
On August 2, he released his third photobook Spin.
Cinema / Television
-  Close EXPLODE
-  Shokubutsu Zukan ~Unmei no Koi, Hiroimashita~
-  HiGH & LOW THE MOVIE
-  HiGH & LOW THE RED RAIN
-  HIGH&LOW THE MOVIE 2 / END OF SKY
-  HIGH&LOW THE MOVIE 3 / FINAL MISSION
-  Kyonen no Fuyu, Kimi to Wakare
-  Vision
-  Perfect World Kimi to Iru Kiseki
-  Machida-kun no Sekai
-  AI Houkai
-  Rokudenashi BLUES
-  Dear Sister
-  Sakura Niwa Nagabitoyaku Senryokugai Sousa-kan 2-jikan SP
-  Wild Heroes
-  HiGH&LOW ~THE STORY OF S.W.O.R.D.~
-  HiGH&LOW Season 2
-  Suna no Tou~Shiri Sugita Rinjin
-  Yonimo Kimyona Monogatari '17 Aki no Tokubetsu-hen 'Unmei Tanchi-ki'
-  Gakeppuchi Hotel!
-  Enjou Bengonin
- [2014.03.06] G Iwata Takanori Sandaime J Soul Brothers from EXILE TRIBE
- [2016.11.11] AZZURRO
- [2019.08.02] Spin