Kaori Manabe

Kaori Manabe (眞鍋 かをり, Manabe Kaori) is a Japanese talent, gravure idol and actress. She was born on May 31, 1980 in Ehime Prefecture, Japan.

Kaori Manabe
眞鍋 かをり
Kaori Manabe (眞鍋かをり) on July 10, 2008.jpg
Kaori Manabe on July 10, 2008
Born (1980-05-31) May 31, 1980 (age 41)
Alma materYokohama National University
Years active1999-present
(m. 2015)

Personal lifeEdit

On June 26, 2015, it was announced that Manabe married rock musician Kazuya Yoshii and was pregnant with his child and due to give birth in the fall.[1] Their marriage certificate was submitted in September and Kaori gave birth on October 20, 2015.[2] She first met Yoshii, who is fourteen years her senior, in autumn 2011 and has been a fan of his band The Yellow Monkey since middle school.[1]


Her television roles have included the following.

  • Science Zero (NHK)
  • Waku Waku (Chukyo TV)
  • Water Boys
  • Ultraman R/B as Mio Minato


  1. ^ a b 吉井和哉はバツ1 4人の子の父、新しい命授かり再婚決意. Sponichi (in Japanese). 2015-06-26. Retrieved 2015-09-20.
  2. ^ "真打ち"眞鍋かをり出産 おめでたラッシュでママタレ枠争奪戦. Sponichi (in Japanese). 2015-10-21. Retrieved 2016-02-07.

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