Rinko Kikuchi (菊地 凛子 Kikuchi Rinko), born Yuriko Kikuchi (菊地 百合子 Kikuchi Yuriko) January 6, 1981 in Hadano, Kanagawa) is a Japanese film actress. She is the first Japanese actress to be nominated for anAcademy Award in 50 years, for her work in Babel (2006). She also starred in Guillermo del Toro’s 2013 science fiction action film Pacific Rim.
Hiroko Mima (美馬 寛子 Mima Hiroko, born December 5, 1986 in Tokushima Prefecture) is a Japanese fashion model, athlete, beauty queen and Miss Universe Japan 2008. she represented Japan at Miss Universe 2008 and placed Top 15.
Emiri Miyasaka (宮坂 絵美里 Miyasaka Emiri) (born June 16, 1986) is a Japanese actress, model and dancer. She was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan.She competed in the Miss Universe 2009 pageant on August 23, 2009 held in Nassau, Bahamas and was unplaced.
Miyako Miyazaki (宮崎 京 Miyazaki Miyako) is a Japanese beauty pageant winner who is best known for ending Japan’s 15-year drought in the Miss Universe pageant. She was born in the Japaneseprefecture of Kumamoto on February 25, 1978. She stands at 5’7″.
Nana Katase (片瀬 那奈 Katase Nana, born November 7, 1981) is a Japanese actress, songstress, and fashion model.
Katase portrayed Kiyomi Takada in Death Note: The Last Name. She also released a number of albums. “Fantasy” was one of her songs and it was in the third intro of Hikaru no Go. It was part of the “Galaxy, Telepathy, and Fantasy” album and after “Necessary” was made as her single. She also portrayed Megumi Yokota as an adult (with Mayuko Fukuda who played the role of a younger Megumi Yokota) as one of at least thirteen Japanese citizens kidnapped by North Korea in the late 1970s and early 1980s in Saikai .
Nana Yanagisawa (柳沢 なな Yanagisawa Nana, born January 3, 1987) is a Japanese fashion model and actress. She appeared in Kamen Rider Kiva as Megumi Aso, one of the lead heroines. She also starred in Kamen Rider Kiva: King of the Castle in the Demon World as this role. She also had a guest appearance as Phantom Thief Selene in Task 13 of GoGo Sentai Boukenger.
Karina (香里奈 Karina) (born February 21, 1984) is a Japanese model and actress. Her birth name is Karina Nose (能瀬 香里奈 Nose Karina?). She was born in Shōwa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture. She is considered one of Japan’s most beautiful women
Masami Nagasawa (長澤 まさみ Nagasawa Masami, born June 3, 1987 in Iwata, Shizuoka) is a Japanese actress.
Japanese actress, singer and former idol. She was born in Urasoe, Okinawa, Japan, into a fisherman’s family, the youngest of five siblings.
Miki Hamino is a Japanese-American model living in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Honda Tsubasa is a Japanese actress and model. In mid-2006, Honda was scouted by seven different people on the same day, which became the reason behind her entering the entertainment industry. She then made her debut as an exclusive model to the magazine “Seventeen” in the same year. In 2007, she switched magazines, being an exclusive model for Love Berry. From January 2010 onwards, she switched again to Non-no and is currently still an exclusive model to the magazine. On August 25, 2011, Honda appeared on the popular TBS program “Akashiya Sanma no Zutto Anata ga Suki Datta (Akashiya Sanma’s “I’ve Always Liked You”)” as the person that Oriental Radio’s Shingo Fujimori liked, and from then on her television appearances increased greatly. In November 2012, she made her film debut by starring in the film “Fashion Story -Model-“.
Mao Inoue (井上 真央 Inoue Mao) (born January 9, 1987) is an award-winning Japanese actress. She debuted as a U-15 idol in 1999. She is best known to Japanese television drama audiences as Akane Imai (今井 茜Imai Akane) in Kids War (キッズ・ウォー Kizzu Uo?) and as Makino Tsukushi in the popular Hana Yori Dango series .