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She started her career playing innocent girl-next door types in movies and TV dramas, but shocked the Japanese public in the early 90s by starring in the movie Erotic Liaisons, and then by appearing nude in a photo book titled, "Santa Fe". As a result, the conservative NHK network dropped her from one of its programs. Though NHK and some of the ... See full bio »

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The Twilight Samurai
The Twilight Samurai Tomoe Iinuma
Tony Takitani
Tony Takitani Konuma Eiko, Hisako
Pale Moon
Pale Moon Rika Umezawa
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The Cabbie Officer Zhuang Jingwen


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 2014-2016 Gou-Gou datte Neko de aru (TV Mini-Series)
Asako Kojima
- Episode #2.5 (2016)
- Episode #2.4 (2016)
- Episode #2.3 (2016)
- Episode #2.2 (2016)
- Episode #2.1 (2016)
 2014 Pale Moon
Rika Umezawa
 2014 Leaders (TV Mini-Series)
Yukino Higashiyama
- Episode #1.2 (2014) ... Yukino Higashiyama
- Episode #1.1 (2014) ... Yukino Higashiyama
 2013 The After-Dinner Mysteries
Miho Kumazawa
 2013 God's Boat (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.3 (2013)
- Episode #1.2 (2013)
- Episode #1.1 (2013)
 2011 Princess Go (TV Series)
- Kibou (2011) ... Yodo
- Yodo, chiru (2011) ... Yodo
- Senhime no konrei (2011) ... Yodo
 2011 Tabi no chikara (TV Series)
- Baiorin wa utai fidoru wa odoru (2011) ... Narrator (voice)
 2009 Gelatin Silver, Love
 2008 Dreaming Awake
Junko Nakano
 2007 The Invitation from Cinema Orion
Toyo Toyota - young
 2006 Hana
 2005 Onna no ichidaiki (TV Mini-Series)
Jakuchô Setouchi
- Jakuchô Setouchi (2005) ... Jakuchô Setouchi
 2005 The Book of the Dead
Iratsume of Fujiwara (voice)
 2005 Buruu kanaria (TV Movie)
 2005 Ashura-jô no hitomi
 2005 Natsumeke no shokutaku (TV Movie)
Kyoko Natsume
 2004 Yume no tobira (TV Series)
 2004 Tony Takitani
Konuma Eiko, Hisako
 2004 The Face of Jizo
 2003 Hatsu tsubomi (TV Movie)
 2003 Musashi (TV Series)
 2002 The Twilight Samurai
Tomoe Iinuma
 2002 Utsutsu
Ikuko Obara
 2001 Peony Pavilion
Cui Hua
 2001 Yonda? Movie: The Story of a Panda and Books (Video short)
Narration (voice)
 2000 The Cabbie
Officer Zhuang Jingwen
 1999 Romance (TV Series)
Mizuki Kurasawa
 1998 Mikeneko Hômuzu no tasogare hoteru (TV Movie)
Harumi Kataoka
 1996 Concerto (TV Mini-Series)
Sakaki Hana
 1995 Tenshu monogatari
 1995 Seiya no kiseki (TV Movie)
Miss Sato
 1994 47 Ronin
 1993 Saiyûki (TV Movie)
Xuanzang Sanzang
 1992 Erotic Liaisons
 1992 Gô-hime
Princess Goh
 1991 Taiheiki (TV Series)
 1989 Docchini suruno
 1988 Bokura no nanoka-kan sensô
Hitomi Nakayama
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Was once engaged to Japan's foremost athletic hero, sumo champion Takanohana, in what was called the Japanese version of the Joe DiMaggio-Marilyn Monroe marriage, but the engagement was broken off by Takanohana because his father (who was also the manage of his sumo stable) felt that it would not be appropriate for a sumo wrestler to be married to someone who was not fully ethnically Japananese, ... See more »

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