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Toru Muranishi     Bio

Known in Japan as the "Emperor of Porn," he has 7 past convictions, was 5 billion yen in debt had 370 indictments from US Justice Authorities.

Born September 9, 1948 in Fukushima.

After graduating high school, Muranishi moved to Tokyo, working as an English study book salesman and then in the video game lease industry. After experiencing success there he moved on to the production of underground (uncensored and illegal) pornography books, working as the chairman of the Hokudai Kanda Books group and was called the “Emperor of Uncensored Porn.”

After that he joined the adult video industry, which was just finding its voice. He is known for his innovative style films, apparent in “BUKKAKE(Face Shower)”, “EKIBEN FUCK(Fuck Lunch)” *** and HAMEDORI(Sex filming). He is responsible for the success of many popular adult film actresses and built the foundation for the adult film “golden age” in Japan in the 1980s. He has produced 3,000 films.

In October 2016, the filmTHE EMPEROR OF PORN: The Legend of Toru Muranishi (written by Nobuhiro Motohashi, Ohta Publishing Co.) was released, based on his life.