Aoi Morikawa

Aoi Morikawa (森川 葵, Morikawa Aoi, born June 17, 1995, in Aichi Prefecture, Japan)[1][2] is a Japanese actress and model who is affiliated with Stardust Promotion.

Aoi Morikawa
森川 葵
Born (1995-06-17) June 17, 1995 (age 25)
NationalityJapanese
OccupationActress, Model
Years active2010–present
AgentStardust Promotion
Height1.57 m (5 ft 2 in)

BiographyEdit

Morikawa was born in Aichi Prefecture in 1995. She has five family members and was the only daughter, and has two brothers.[2]

In 2010, Morikawa won the Seventeen's Miss Seventeen, with models such as Ayaka Miyoshi, among the 5,575 applicants. In the same year on August 18, Tokyo Ryōgoku Kokugikan readers were invited to the event, Seventeen Summer School Festival were unveiled to the readers.[3]

On February 28, 2015, in an April 2015 issue of Seventeen, she was graduated from the exclusive model from the magazine.[4]

FilmographyEdit

TV seriesEdit

Year Title Role Network Other notes
2012 Sprout Miku Ikenouchi NTV
2013 XxxHolic Dojo Ame Wowow Episodes 4, 5, and 8
Kamisama no Boto Zoushi Nojima NHK
No Dropping Out: Back to School at 35 Hitomi Eto NTV
The Detective's Gaze Natsuki Miyoshi TBS Episode 6
2014 Saving My Stupid Youth Amari Abe TBS
2015 Reed of Glass Kozue Koda Wowow
Ms. Sadistic Detective Kana Minakami NTV Episode 6
She Chisato Okumura Fuji TV
I Want to Eat Nagasaki Champon Noodles Yoko Okakura NHK
High School Chorus Rina Hikida TBS
Teddy Go! Kazuko Yamase Fuji TV
Prison School Hana Midorikawa TBS, MBS
5 nin no Junko Junko Tanabe (teen) Wowow
2016 Love That Makes You Cry Konatsu Ichimura Fuji TV [5]
The Inheritance Lawyer: Shinichi Kakizaki Hana Marui YTV, NTV
Princess Maison Sachi Numagoe NHK Lead role
2017 Shimokitazawa Die Hard Aiko Yamada TV Tokyo Episode 8
My High School Business Hinako Yabe NTV
2018 Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler Mary Saotome MBS Main role
Ashitano Kimiga Motto Suki Kaoru Tanno TV Asahi
Yareta Kamo Iinkai Ayano Hirayama TBS, MBS Episode 6
My Papa is More Vagabond Than Bakabon's Papa Rieko Akatsuka NHK
Giver: Revenge's Giver Teika/Taker TV Tokyo
Bungaku Shojo (adapt. from Book Girl) Kanoko Tsukishiro MBS TBS Main role
2019 Kakegurui Season 2 Mary Saotome MBS Main role
Kakafukaka Aki Terada MBS Main role
Vile Van! Risa Komatsu NBN
Sign Kaede Shimazaki TV Asahi
2020 Oedo Mononoke Monogatari Nekomata NHK
Ryoma Takeuchi's Filming Break Wowow Episode 8

FilmsEdit

Year Title Role Notes References
2013 School Girl Complex Hōsōbu Hen Manami Shintani Lead role [6]
2014 The World of Kanako Tomoko Nagano
Gekijōban Zero Michi Kazato
2015 Tsuugaku Series Tsuugaku Tochu Yuki
2016 Too Young To Die! Wakakushite Shinu Hiromi Tezuka [7]
Gold Medal Man
2017 Flower and Sword Ren
My Teacher Megumi Chigusa
Love and Lies Aoi Nisaka Lead role
2018 Over Drive Hikaru Endō
We Make Antiques Imari Ōhara
River's Edge Kanna Tajima
2019 Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler Mary Saotome
We Make Antiques 2 Imari Ōhara
2020 Looking for Magical Doremi Sola Nagase (voice) Lead role
Tengaramon Haru [8]
2021 Kakegurui – Compulsive Gambler Part 2 Mary Saotome [9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "森川葵さんのプロフィール". Yahoo!モバゲー (in Japanese). Archived from the original on 2011-10-12. Retrieved 2015-06-19. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b "STモデル プロフィール:森川 葵(もりかわ あおい)Aoi Morikawa|Seventeen(セブンティーン)". Seventeen On Line (in Japanese). Archived from the original on 2015-03-29. Retrieved 2015-06-19. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "ミスセブンティーン2010の5人をお披露目、応募者5575人" (in Japanese). Retrieved 2015-06-19. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)ZAKZAK. (2010年8月19日)
  4. ^ "「Seventeen」岡本杏理、北山詩織、森川葵ら人気モデルが卒業 それぞれの歩み、今後の進路を語る" (in Japanese). 2015. Archived from the original on 2015-04-02. Retrieved 2015-06-19. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)年3月1日 モデルプレス
  5. ^ 高畑充希、人生初のお色気担当 「手ブラ好きと?」衝撃せりふを再現 (in Japanese). oricon ME inc. Retrieved 2016-06-06. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ "写真集「スクールガール・コンプレックス」が映画化!". Retrieved 2015-06-19. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)映画.com ( 2013年2月7日 )
  7. ^ 長瀬智也×クドカン映画、新キャスト発表!森川葵、清野菜名、尾野真千子ら参戦 (in Japanese). eiga.com inc. Retrieved 2016-06-25. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. ^ "三浦春馬さんが五代友厚を演じた主演作「天外者」12月公開! 三浦翔平、西川貴教らと共演". eiga.com. Retrieved September 24, 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  9. ^ "映画 賭ケグルイPart2(仮題)". eiga.com. Retrieved August 31, 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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