Toshi Okuzaki was born in Japan however has had a longstanding affinity with Australia. He completed his Bachelor of Economics in Japan and worked in sales in Tokyo. After working for 6 years he decided to move to Australia in 2011 to have a more relaxing life. Since this time he has been working as a Japanese Assistant Language Teacher in Perth. His first foray into acting was as an extra in the movie "Paper Planes", which turned out to be a pivotal experience for Toshi. Following this, he decided to audition for the pilot episode of "Top Knot Detective" (TKD) and managed to obtain the lead role. After the TKD movie was aired on SBS2 in Australia, Toshi and TKD received positive feedback and he has been pursuing more acting opportunities ever since.