Yûki Kudô

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Kudoh Yuki is an accomplished Japanese singer, former teen idol and actress whose resume includes more than half a dozen records, starring roles in Japanese, Japan-Iran and Japan-Canada films, stage and anime productions. She was only seventeen when she was working overseas, in the USA, filming a movie called Mystery Train, a film she has cited as... See full bio »

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Mystery Train Mitzuko (segment "Far from Yokohama")
Rush Hour 3 Dragon Lady


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 2021 Kikazaru Koi ni wa Riyuu ga Atte (TV Mini Series)
Sumire Mashiba
- Episode #1.10 (2021) ... Sumire Mashiba
- Episode #1.9 (2021) ... Sumire Mashiba
- Episode #1.8 (2021) ... Sumire Mashiba
- Episode #1.7 (2021) ... Sumire Mashiba
- Episode #1.6 (2021) ... Sumire Mashiba
 2020 Gal & Dino (TV Series)
 2019 The Brighton Miracle
Nellie Jones
 2019 We Are Little Zombies
Rie Ôta
 2018 Ao no Kaerimichi
 2016 Yamaonna nikki (TV Series)
- Episode #1.7 (2016)
- Episode #1.6 (2016)
- Episode #1.5 (2016)
- Episode #1.4 (2016)
- Episode #1.3 (2016)
 2015 The Actor
 2014 Tôkyô ga senjô ni natta hi (TV Series)
Norio's mother
 2014 Tôkyô ga senjô ni natta hi (TV Movie)
Norio's mother
 2013 Ringo nouka no shoujo (Short)
 2012 Karakara
nakamura, Junko
 2011 Daichi no uta
 2010 Zatoichi: The Last
Toyo (as Youki Kudoh)
 2009 The Limits of Control
 2008 Haru yo koi
Yoshie Ozaki
 2008 Death Note: L Change the World
Dr. Mikiko Kujo
 2007 Rush Hour 3
Dragon Lady (as Youki Kudoh)
 2006 Granny Gabai
 2006 Masters of Horror (TV Series)
- Imprint (2006) ... Woman
 2005 Memoirs of a Geisha
 2005 Red Ninja: End of Honor (Video Game)
Kurenai (voice)
 2003 The Wind Carpet
Kinue Nagai (as Youki Kudoh)
 2002 Psycho Doctor (TV Mini Series)
Nami Okino
- Episode #1.4 (2002) ... Nami Okino
 2002 Undeclared (TV Series)
- Hal and Hillary (2002) ... Kikuki (as Youki Kudoh)
 2001 The Chronicle (TV Series)
Mina Shen
- Here There Be Dragons (2001) ... Mina Shen
 2000 Blood: The Last Vampire (Video Game)
Saya (voice)
 2000 Blood: The Last Vampire
Saya (voice)
 1999 Snow Falling on Cedars
Hatsue Miyamoto (as Youki Kudoh)
 1997 Heaven's Burning
 1994 Picture Bride
 1991 Sensou to seishun
Yukari Hanafusa / Sakiko (as Kudou Yuuki)
 1989 Mystery Train
Mitzuko (segment "Far from Yokohama") (as Youki Kudoh)
 1988 Aoi sanmyaku '88
Shinko Terazawa
 1988 Hanazono no meikyu
Fuyumi (as Kudou Yuuki)
 1987 Honba jyoshikou manual: Hatsukoi binetsu-hen
Michiko Sawaki (as Kudou Yuuki)
 1986 Oya ni wa naisho de... (TV Series)
 1986 Janpuappu! Seishun (TV Series)
 1985 Congratulatory Speech
Fusae Saotome (as Kudou Yuuki)
 1985 Typhoon Club
Rie Takami (as Kudou Yuuki)
 1985 Sanada Taiheiki (TV Series)
- Young Samurai (1985) ... Senhime
- Episode #1.45 (1985) ... Senhime
- Lady Komatsu for Hostage (1985) ... Senhime
- Yukimura Dies (1985) ... Senhime
 1984 The Crazy Family
Erika Kobayashi (as Kudou Yuuki)
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Other Works:

She has recorded 7 albums. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Youki Kudoh | Kudou Yuuki


5' 2¼" (1.58 m)


?  (divorced)

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She started out as a singer when she was 12 years old. She learned English and French by herself. See more »


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