Shin Koyamada appointed as Mongolia’s cultural envoyArt & Culture
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On May 4, Ambassador
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the United States U.Batbayar
presented a Certificate of Cultural Envoy of Mongolia to Shin Koyamada, who has
been appointed as Mongolia’s Cultural Envoy, and
signed a cooperation agreement.
Shin Koyamada is an actor, producer, philanthropist, entrepreneur, and martial artist. He is best known for his roles in ‘The Last Samurai’ and ‘Wendy Wu Homecoming Warrior’.
Shin Koyamada has also made numerous films, shows, comics, and video games through his production company ‘Shinca Entertainment’. In addition, he is a founder of Koyamada Foundation, which collaborates with the United Nations and other world-renowned NGOs.
Ambassador U.Batbayar emphasized, “Shin Koyamada, who has starred in numerous Hollywood movies over the past 20 years, has close ties with Mongolia, and he will play a special role in developing the Mongolia-U.S. cultural relations and cooperation, as well as implementing the Mongolian government's policy to develop cultural and creative industries.