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Mariya Yamada

Japanese actress

Mariya Yamada is ...


Born 5 March 1980 in Nakamura-ku
Age 43 years, 3 months

Sex or gender female
Country of citizenship Japan
Spouse Tōru Kusano
Occupation actor, tarento and model
Height 1.53m (5'0")
Weight 44kg (97.0lbs)
Instagram username mariya.yamada

About Mariya Yamada

Mariya Yamada: The Rising Star of Japanese Cinema

Mariya Yamada was born on March 5, 1980, in Tokyo, Japan. From a young age, she showed a passion for acting and pursued her dream by studying at the prestigious Toho Gakuen School of Music and Drama. After graduating, she began her career in theater before transitioning to film and television.

Yamada's breakthrough role came in 2006 when she starred in the critically acclaimed film "Memories of Matsuko." Her performance as the troubled and tragic Matsuko won her numerous awards and established her as a rising star in Japanese cinema.

Since then, Yamada has appeared in a variety of films and television dramas, showcasing her versatility as an actress. She has played everything from a high school student in "Koizora" to a ruthless assassin in "The Lady Shogun and Her Men."

In addition to her acting career, Yamada is also a talented singer and has released several albums. Her music has been featured in some of her films, including "Memories of Matsuko" and "Koizora."

Despite her success, Yamada remains humble and dedicated to her craft. She continues to challenge herself with each new role and has become a beloved figure in Japanese entertainment.


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