Favorite Japanese Actressesby sitenoise | created - 06 Mar 2012 | updated - 26 Mar 2016 | Public
What a shame there are no photos on IMDb for these talented people.
1. Fumi Nikaidô
Actress | Jigoku de naze warui
Recently overtook Noriko Eguchi for my top spot.
Actress | Chihi o tori ni
Picks great roles and owns them
Actress | Fisshu sutôrî
Would be number one on the list if IMDb had a picture. She's gutsy and powerful.
4. Sakura Andô
Actress | Manbiki kazoku
With parents in the show business perhaps it is not surprising that Ando Sakura would become an actress and, moreover, also end up marrying an actor. She was born to actor/director Okuda Eiji and celebrity Kazu Ando on 18.02.1986. Her great grandfather was prime minister Tsuyoshi. Her older sister ...
5. Go-eun Kim
Actress | Eungyo
Coin Locker Girl!
6. Takako Matsu
Actress | Kokuhaku
Born Fujima Takako in Tokyo in 1977, she found herself in a family of actors and actresses including her kabuki artist father, uncle and brother, a sister who would act in movies and would eventually marry a man from the entertainment industry. Her mother Norika is a businesswoman. Her niece is a ...
Actress | Tokyo Sonata
One goes to Atsugi to see the American war machine at work or see where one of Japan's leading pop singers was born. Born in Kanagawa just south of Tokyo in 1966, Koizumi Kyoko participated in and won the Staa Tanjo! ('A Star Is Born') television talent program in 1981 and subsequently released her...
8. Kumiko Asô
Actress | Kairo
Born Hiramaru Kumiko in Chiba Prefecture's Sanbu-gun (now separated into Sanmushi and rural Sanbu-gun), which is next door to Narita, Japan on the 17th of June 1978, Kumiko Aso began her film career with 1995's Bad Guy Beach despite a lack of interest in acting at the time. It was 1998's Dr. Akagi,...
Actress | Funuke domo, kanashimi no ai wo misero
Hiromi Nagasaku was born on October 14, 1970 in Ibaraki, Japan. She is an actress, known for Funuke Show Some Love, You Losers! (2007), Rebirth (2011) and The Furthest End Awaits (2014). She has been married to Maro Naitô since April 27, 2009. They have one child.
10. Yûko Takeuchi
Actress | Saido kâ ni inu
Born in Saitama just north of Tokyo in 1980, Takeuchi Yuko began acting with a role in Fuji TV's Cyborg in 1996. She has been in TV serials and movies without pause ever since and came to most people's attention through NHK's series Asuka serial of 1999. She was recognized by the Japanese Academy ...
11. Tae Kimura
Actress | Gururi no koto
Kimura Tae was born in Tokyo. She was a member of the drama club at her junior high school, but enjoyed being a spectator more than being on stage. When in high school she saw actress Kirin Kiki on TV in Daidoroko No Sejyo and was inspired to become an actress. She has been active in the ...
12. Aoi Miyazaki
Actress | Ookami kodomo no Ame to Yuki
Miyazaki Aoi is a former child actor whose professional career started at age four in advertisements, commercials and as an extra. She was born in Tokyo in 1985. Her serial and feature film debuts came in 1999 when she was fourteen. In that year she starred in her film debut Ano Natsu No Hi and ...
13. Yû Aoi
Actress | Hura gâru
Aoi Yu, born Natsui Yu in Kasuga, Fukuoka, which is a de facto suburb of Fukuoka City, is a Japanese actress, voice actress, model and TV personality who has become a beloved tour de force in Japan and beyond. In 1999, at the age of 14, she made her stage debut as Polly in the musical production of...
Actress | Ai no mukidashi
The short-haired Mitsushima Hikari was born in Okinawa, which is Japan's southernmost prefecture and mostly occupied by the American military since World War II. Mitsushima's grandmother was French-American. Her siblings are a model, a basketball player and an actor. Hikari began her entertainment ...
18. Shinobu Terajima
Actress | Vibrator
Shinobu Terajima was born on December 28, 1972 in Tokyo, Japan. She is an actress, known for Vibrator (2003), Akame 48 Waterfalls (2003) and Caterpillar (2010). She has been married to Laurent Ghnassia since February 26, 2007. They have one child.
Probably Japan's most talented actress of her generation