Eri Fukatsu

Eri Fukatsu (深津 絵里, Fukatsu Eri, born 11 January 1973)[1] is a Japanese actress. She won the award for best actress at the 18th Yokohama Film Festival for Haru[2] and the best actress award at the 2010 Montreal World Film Festival for her performance in Villain.[3] She also received acclaim for her role in the Japanese TV series Bayside Shakedown and the subsequent spin-off films of the series. In 1988, she starred in "Christmas Express" commercials for the Central Japan Railway Company.

Eri Fukatsu
深津 絵里
第27回 東京国際映画祭 深津絵里.jpg
Born (1973-01-11) January 11, 1973 (age 47)
OccupationActress
Years active1988–present
Height1.56 m (5 ft 1 12 in)
WebsiteOfficial Site

Early lifeEdit

Eri Fukatsu was born in Ōita, Ōita, Japan. Her father is an engineer and her mother is the calligrapher Yumiko Fukatsu. She made her show business debut at age 13, winning the Miss Harajuku Grand Prix held in Tokyo's Harajuku neighborhood.[citation needed]

CareerEdit

In her early years in Japan's entertainment business, Eri Fukatsu worked as a singer under the names Rie Mizuhara and Rie Takahara, but later decided to use her real name. In 1988 she made her screen debut in the film adaptation of Tōma no Shinzō, entitled Summer Vacation 1999. Among her television credits, Eri Fukatsu also provides narration for the long-running "World Heritage Sites" program on Japanese television.[4]

In 1997, Fukatsu took the role of Sumire Onda in the Bayside Shakedown television series.[5] She co-starred with Satoshi Tsumabuki in Lee Sang-il's 2010 film Villain,[6] for which she won the Best Actress award at the 34th Montreal World Film Festival.[7] In 2011, she starred in Kōki Mitani's A Ghost of a Chance.[8]

FilmographyEdit

FilmsEdit

Year Title Role Director Notes Ref(s)
1988 Summer Vacation 1999 Norio Shusuke Kaneko as Rie Mizuhara
Stay Gold Risa Osamu Murakami as Rie Mizuhara
1989 Kiss to Moonlight Rie Takahara Ryū Kaneda Leading role
1991 Manatsu no Chikyū Yūko Hashimoto Osamu Murakami Leading role
1995 Birthday Present Eri Kawano Michio Mitsuno
1996 Haru Hoshi Yoshimitsu Morita Leading role
1998 Bayside Shakedown: The Movie Sumire Onda Katsuyuki Motohiro
2000 Space Travelers Midori Aida ("Irene Bear") Katsuyuki Motohiro
2003 Bayside Shakedown 2 Sumire Onda Katsuyuki Motohiro
Like Asura Takiko Yoshimitsu Morita
2006 The Professor's Beloved Equation Kyōko Takashi Koizumi
2007 The Adventures of Super Monkey Tang Sanzang Kensaku Sawada
2008 The Magic Hour Mari Takachiho Kōki Mitani
Honokaa Boy Chaco Atsushi Sanada
2009 Your Story Natsumi Takahara Toshiyuki Morioka Leading role
2010 Bayside Shakedown 3 Sumire Onda Katsuyuki Motohiro
Villain Mitsuyo Magome Lee Sang-il Leading role
2011 A Ghost of a Chance Emi Hōshō Kōki Mitani Leading role
2012 Bayside Shakedown The Final Sumire Onda Katsuyuki Motohiro
2014 Parasyte: Part 1 Ryoko Tamiya Takashi Yamazaki
2015 Parasyte: Part 2 Ryoko Tamiya Takashi Yamazaki
Journey to the Shore Mizuki Yabuuchi Kiyoshi Kurosawa Leading role
2016 The Long Excuse Natsuko Kinugasa Miwa Nishikawa
2017 Survival Family Mitsue Suzuki Shinobu Yaguchi

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Network Notes Ref(s)
1990 Yobikō Boogie TBS
Paradise Nippon TBS Leading role
1991 High School Daidassō TV Tokyo
Ruju no Dengon TBS Leading role, episode 5
1992 Ai to iu Nano Moto ni Fuji TV
Yonimo Kimyō na Monogatari: Door Fuji TV
Natsu no Yoru no Rusuban TV Asahi
Hatachi no Yakusoku Fuji TV
1993 Kekkonshiki Fuji TV
Akuma no Kiss Fuji TV
Otona no Kiss NTV
1994 Kono Ai ni Ikite Fuji TV
Wakamono no Subete Fuji TV
1995 Saikō no Kataomoi Kurumi Katō Fuji TV Leading role
Best Friend NTV
1996 Naniwa Kin'yūdō: Part 1 Fuji TV
Tōmei Ningen: Dead Zone in Zeus NTV
1997 Bayside Shakedown Sumire Onda Fuji TV
1997 Bara no Satsui: Kyomu eno Kumotsu NHK
Narita Rikon Fuji TV
1998 Tokugawa Yoshinobu Tenshō-in NHK Taiga drama
Kirakira Hikaru Fuji TV Leading role
Wangansho Fukei Monogatari: Shoka no Kōtsuu Anzen Special Sumire Onda Fuji TV TV movie
Odoru Daisousasen: Aki no Hanzai Bokumetsu Special Sumire Onda Fuji TV TV movie
1999 Kanojotachi no Jidai Fuji TV Leading role
2000 Tenkiyohō no Koibito Fuji TV
2001 Kabachitare! Chiharu Fuji TV Leading role
Chūshingura 1/47 Horibe Hori Fuji TV TV movie
2002 Power of Love Tōko Motomiya Fuji TV Leading role
Hundred Million Stars From the Sky Fuji TV
2003 The Eldest Boy and His Three Elder Sisters Haruko TBS Leading role
Kawa, Itsuka Umi e: Muttsu no Ai no Monogatari NHK Leading role
2005 Slow Dance Isaki Makino Fuji TV Leading role
2006 Adventures of the Super Monkey: Journey to the West Xuanzang Fuji TV
2007 Fukatsu Eri no Black Comedy: Blacome GyaO Leading role
2008 Change Rika Miyama Fuji TV
The Naminori Restaurant Ami NTV Episode 33
2009 Ekiro Keiko Fukumura Fuji TV TV movie
2020 Saigo no Onna Sayuri Minagawa TV Tokyo TV movie

DiscographyEdit

Albums
  • Applause (1990)
  • Sourire (1992)
  • Dokuichigo (2012) (as Ichigo Ichie)
Singles
  • "Yokohama Joke" (1988)
  • "Nanatsu no Namida" (1989)
  • "Approach" (1989)
  • "Hitori-zutsu no Futari" (1992)
  • "Ai wa Suteki, Ai wa Hanataba" (1992)

PhotobooksEdit

  • Sobacasu (1989)

AwardsEdit

Year Award Category Work(s) Result
1990 13th Japan Academy Prize Newcomers of the Year Mangetsu no Kuchizuke Won
1997 18th Yokohama Film Festival Best Actress Haru Won[2]
20th Japan Academy Film Prize Best Actress Nominated
1999 22nd Japan Academy Film Prize Best Supporting Actress Bayside Shakedown: The Movie Nominated
2002 5th Nikkan Sports Drama Grand Prix Best Actress Koi no Chikara Won
2003 28th Hochi Film Award Best Supporting Actress Like Asura, Bayside Shakedown 2 Won
2004 27th Japan Academy Film Prize Best Supporting Actress Like Asura Won
Bayside Shakedown 2 Nominated
2007 16th Japanese Movie Critics Awards Best Actress The Professor's Beloved Equation Won
2010 34th Montreal World Film Festival Best Actress Villain Won[9]
35th Hochi Film Award Best Actress Won[10]
23rd Nikkan Sports Film Award Best Actress Won
2011 34th Japan Academy Film Prize Best Actress Won[11]
2012 35th Japan Academy Film Prize Best Actress A Ghost of a Chance Nominated
2016 89th Kinema Junpo Awards Best Actress Journey to the Shore, Parasyte: Part 2 Won
30th Takasaki Film Festival Best Actress Journey to the Shore Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 深津絵里 - 同じ年代の女性としてすみれの決断を考えた. Oricon Style (in Japanese). Oricon. August 9, 2012.
  2. ^ a b 第18回ヨコハマ映画祭 1996年日本映画個人賞 (in Japanese). Yokohama Film Festival. Archived from the original on July 14, 2011. Retrieved April 11, 2010.
  3. ^ AWARDS OF THE WORLD FILM FESTIVAL – MONTRÉAL 2010
  4. ^ "cast page, 深津 絵里 credited as narrator". The World Heritage, TBS weekly program (in Japanese). Tokyo Broadcasting System Television, Inc. (TBS).
  5. ^ "Luminous actress continues to evolve by playing 'real people'". Asahi Shimbun. September 22, 2013. Archived from the original on 2014-10-13.
  6. ^ Scheib, Ronnie (September 19, 2010). "Review: 'Villain'". Variety.
  7. ^ "Fukatsu best actress at Montreal". The Japan Times. September 8, 2010.
  8. ^ Schilling, Mark (November 4, 2011). "'Suteki na Kanashibari (Once In a Blue Moon/A Ghost of a Chance)'". The Japan Times.
  9. ^ 深津絵里、モントリオール映画祭で最優秀女優賞を受賞「妻夫木さんでなかったら獲れなかった」. Oricon Style (in Japanese). Oricon. September 7, 2010.
  10. ^ 深津絵里、樹木希林からの“結婚祝い?”に 「予定がなかったらすみません」. Oricon Style (in Japanese). Oricon. December 21, 2010.
  11. ^ "第34回日本アカデミー賞、『悪人』妻夫木&深津がW受賞! 作品賞は『告白』". Mynavi News (in Japanese). Mynavi. February 19, 2011.

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