Hiro Kanagawa MFA, born Hironobu Kanagawa (October 13, 1963), is a Vancouver-based actor.
Kanagawa was born in Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan and grew up in Guelph, Ontario, Sterling Heights, Michigan and Tokyo. After graduated from International Christian University High School, he left Japan for Middlebury College, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Tyler School of Art at Temple University and Simon Fraser University. He has lived in Vancouver since 1990.
He is perhaps best known as Principal Kwan from Smallville. His most notable anime role is Gihren Zabi from Mobile Suit Gundam. He was also the voice of Mister Fantastic on Fantastic Four: World's Greatest Heroes.
Beside acting Kanagawa is also a playwright, and screenwriter.