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Paradise Kiss 

Not Rated | | Animation, Comedy, Drama | TV Series (2005– )
Top high-school student seeks some purpose in life. A group of fashion design students ask her to be the front model for their clothing label "Paradise Kiss". Although she finds them weird, she accepts and soon blossoms as a person.
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Series cast summary:
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 Hiroyuki Tokumori 12 episodes, 2005
Sam Carr ...
 Yasuko Hayasaka 12 episodes, 2005
Mari Devon ...
 Isabella 12 episodes, 2005
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 Kaori Aso 12 episodes, 2005
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 Fashion Agent 12 episodes, 2005
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 Techer Hamada 12 episodes, 2005
Jolie Jackson ...
 Miwako Sakurada 12 episodes, 2005
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 Mr. Koizumi 12 episodes, 2005
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 Suguru Hayasaka - Older 12 episodes, 2005
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 Arashi Nagase 12 episodes, 2005
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 Jouji 'George' Koizumi 12 episodes, 2005
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 Alice Yamaguchi / ... 12 episodes, 2005
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 Yukino Koizumi 12 episodes, 2005
Jessica Straus ...
 Mikako Kouda 12 episodes, 2005
Julie Ann Taylor ...
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Top high-school student seeks some purpose in life. A group of fashion design students ask her to be the front model for their clothing label "Paradise Kiss". Although she finds them weird, she accepts and soon blossoms as a person.

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Парадайз Кисс  »

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Featured in JesuOtaku Anime Reviews: Paradise Kiss (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Do You Want To
(Ending Theme)
Performed by Franz Ferdinand
Music and Lyrics by Alex Kapranos and Nick McCarthy
Arrangement by Rich Costey and Franz Ferdinand
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Paradise kiss
11 October 2006 | by See all my reviews

Usually am among those fans of animation series that just go through comments but never stop by to drop in the words..but today i came across such a series that moved me.. Paradise kiss is among one of the best ones i've watched..it's realistic with a bit of magic in it..i did want to cry in the end...a series that can motivate to follow one's dreams..nothing is impossible if u put your heart to it.. Miwako is real cute..George as handsome, flirtatious n complex as ever, Isabella so mysterious..who would have thought hmm..Funky styled Akashi jealous,protective and hardworking..and above all Caroline..the nickname..such a strong girl..A series of love,passion,hobby and dreams..all surviving in reality..Way to go..Cheersss


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