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Yuriko Yoshitaka

Yuriko Yoshitaka is a Japanese actress who is represented by the Japanese agency Amuse. Yoshitaka made her acting debut in 2006. She was given the lead role in the live-action adaptation of Hitomi Kanehara's award-winning novel "Snakes and Earrings" in 2007. Portraying Lui, a teenager whose life goes into a downward spiral after meeting the forked-tongued and tattooed Ama, the role was Yoshitaka's breakthrough role. The Japanese public began to take notice of her, and in a poll conducted by Oricon, Yoshitaka was the fifth promising young actress of 2009 and 2009's freshest female celebrity. In 2010, Oricon again conducted a poll on the most promising actress and she managed climb up to top the poll. Yoshitaka began to receive more work in 2008 as she appeared in Flow's music video "Arigatō" (ありがとう, "Thanks"), was given her first lead role in the comedy drama Konno-san to Asobo (紺野さんと遊ぼう, Let’s Play with Konno-san) and took up the lead role in the film Yubae Shōjo (夕映え少女, A Girl in the Sunset) before the theatrical release of her other lead film Snakes and Earrings. In 2009, Yoshitaka was given the role of the suicidal Kairi Hayakawa in the romantic-comedy drama Love Shuffle. Later in the year, she portrayed Yūki Matsunaga (松永 由岐, Matsunaga Yūki) in the police drama "Tokyo Dogs" with Shun Oguri and Hiro Mizushima as her co-stars.

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Jul 22, 1988 In Tokyo, Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Noriko's Dinner Table 2005-06-04
Latest Project:
Movie Your eyes tell 2020-10-23
Known For
Poster of Your eyes tell
Poster of Hanako & Anne
Poster of Gantz
Poster of 豆腐姉妹
Series Off the Record 真壁ケイト 2020-01-08
Series Tokyo Tarareba Musume 2020 Unknown 2020-10-07
Series Dangerous Venus Kaede Yagami 2020-10-11
Movie Your eyes tell Akari Kashiwagi 2020-10-23
Series I Will Not Work Overtime, Period! Yui Higashiyama 2019-05-14
Movie Killing for the Prosecution Saho Tachibana 2018-08-24
Series Ms. Justice Ririko Takemura 2018-04-11
Series Tokyo Tarareba Girls Rinko Kamata 2017-01-18
Movie Yurigokoro Misako 2017-09-23
Series Hanako & Anne Unknown 2014-03-31
Movie A Story of Yonosuke Shoko Yosano 2013-02-23
Movie Galileo XX Unknown 2013-06-22
Movie Midsummer's Equation Misa Kishitani 2013-06-28
Movie Robo-G Sasaki Yoko 2012-01-14
Movie We Were There: First Love Nanami Takahashi 2012-03-17
Movie We Were There: True Love Nanami Takahashi 2012-04-21
Movie Himizu Miki 2011-09-06
Movie Phone Call to the Bar Megumi Kondo 2011-09-10
Movie Gantz: Perfect Answer Tae Kojima 2011-04-23
Movie Cannonball Wedlock Chie 2011-04-01
Series Vampire Prosecutor Runa 2011-10-02
Movie Kaiji 2: The Ultimate Gambler Yumi 2011-11-05
Series The Reason I Can't Find My Love Saki Ogura 2011-10-17
Series Mioka Minegishi Mioka 2010-07-10
Series 豆腐姉妹 Unknown 2010-07-31
Movie Camellia Kamome (Kamome) 2010-10-15
Movie Gantz Tae Kojima 2010-11-29
Series Love Shuffle Hayakawa Kairi 2009-01-16
Series White Spring Nishida Shiori 2009-04-14
Series Tokyo Dogs Yuki Matsunaga 2009-10-19
Movie Gravity's Clowns Natsuko 2009-05-23
Movie Kaiji: The Ultimate Gambler Unknown 2009-10-10
Movie A Girl in the Sunset (segment "Itaria no Uta") 2008-01-26
Series Kita Yoshio's Tomorrow Yoimachi Shinobu 2008-01-08
Series Let's play with KONNO-SAN! Konno Miyuki 2008-03-07
Series Atsuhime Unknown 2008-01-06
Series Tonsure Mika Kashiwaba 2008-10-05
Movie Cyborg She Student in 22nd Century 2008-05-31
Movie Snakes and Earrings Lui 2008-09-20
Movie Your Friend Hana 2008-07-26
Series Homeroom on the Beachside Akara Yashima 2008-07-21
Movie Tokyo Rhapsody Unknown 2007-05-12
Movie Adrift in Tokyo Fufumi 2007-11-10
Series Galileo Misa Kishitani 2007-10-15
Series Time Limit Investigator Mayumi 2006-01-13
Movie Noriko's Dinner Table Yuka Shimabara / Yoko 2005-06-04