Maika Yamamoto

Maika Yamamoto (山本 舞香, Yamamoto Maika, born 13 October 1997) is a Japanese actress, TV personality, and fashion model.[1] She is known for her roles as Kaede Kayano in Assassination Classroom, Chiyomi Horikiri in the 2015 television drama Minami-kun no Koibito, and Mizuki Kurata in the 2018 film adaptation of the manga series After the Rain, among others.

Maika Yamamoto
山本 舞香
Yamamoto Maika from "Gangoose" at Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo International Film Festival 2018 (30677699357).jpg
Yamamoto at Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo International Film Festival 2018.
Born (1997-10-13) 13 October 1997 (age 23)
Occupation
  • Actress
  • fashion model
  • TV personality
  • singer
Years active2011–present
EmployerBiz
Known for
Height155 cm (5 ft 1 in)

BiographyEdit

Yamamoto was born in 1997 in Tottori Prefecture, Japan, and made her entertainment debut as the 14th Mitsui ReHouse Girl in 2011.[2] Her first acting role came in 2011 in the Fuji TV series Soredemo, Ikite Yuku.[3] At the age of 15 she moved to Tokyo to attend private high school while pursuing an acting career.[4] In 2015 she played the role of Kaede Kayano in Assassination Classroom, the film adaptation of Yūsei Matsui's manga.[5] That same year she played the lead role of Chiyomi Horikiri, a young dancer and writer who shrinks in size, in the 2015 Fuji TV adaptation of the Shungicu Uchida manga Minami-kun no Koibito.[6]

Yamamoto was an exclusive model for nicola as a teenager.[4] Her first photobook was published by Kodansha in March 2018.[3]

FilmographyEdit

FilmsEdit

Title Year Role Notes Ref.
Madame Marmalade no Ijo na Nazo: Shutsudai Hen 2013 [7]
Madame Marmalade no Ijo na Nazo: Kaito Hen [7]
Kamen Teacher: The Movie 2014 Saeko Kobayashi [8]
Z Island 2015 Hyuga [9]
Assassination Classroom Kaede Kayano [5]
Assassination Classroom: Graduation 2016 Kaede Kayano [10]
Cherry Blossom Memories Miku Tono Lead role [11]
The Magnificent Nine Natsu [12]
Daytime Shooting Star 2017 Yuyuka Nekota [13]
The Blue Hearts Ayano Yoshida "Love Letter" segment [14]
Teen Bride Saaya Matsui [15]
After the Rain 2018 Mizuki Kurata [16]
Sunny: Our Hearts Beat Together Young Serika [17]
Gangoose Yuki [18]
Tokyo Ghoul S 2019 Tōka Kirishima [19]
Brave Father Online: Our Story of Final Fantasy XIV Miki [20]
Tonkatsu DJ Agetarō 2020 Sonoko Hattori [21]
From Today, It's My Turn the Movie Ryoko Morikawa [22]

Television dramasEdit

Title Year Role Network Notes Ref(s)
Still, Life Goes On (それでも, 生きてゆく, Soredemo, Ikite Yuku) 2011 Young Futaba Toyama Fuji TV/CX [23]
2011 Sada NHK Taiga drama [24]
Teppei 1990 (13歳のハローワーク, 13-sai no Hello Work) 2012 Maho Tamura TV Asahi/EX [25]
Kazoku no Uta 2012 Nozomi Miki Fuji TV/CX Guest role, episodes 5 and 7 [26]
Ōoku: The Inner Chambers 2012 Nono TBS Guest role, episodes 8-10 [27]
Shinryochu in the Room (心療中 in the Room) 2013 Tomoka Tenma NTV [28]
Mahoro Eki Mae Bangaichi 2013 Sonoko Ashihara TV Tokyo [29]
Kasuka na Kanojo 2013 Risa Kyozuka Fuji TV [30]
Kamen Teacher 2013 Saeko Kobayashi NTV [31]
49 2013 Sachi Takami NTV [32]
Night Teacher (夜のせんせい, Yoru no Sensei) 2014 Rei Ogami TBS [33][34]
Minami-kun no Koibito 2015 Chiyomi Horikiri Fuji TV Lead role [6]
Yassan (ヤッさん, Yassan) 2016 Misaki TV Tokyo [35][36]
SR Saitama Rapper: Way of the Mic (SR サイタマノラッパー マイクの細道, SR Saitama no Rappa Maiku no Hosomichi) 2017 Toko TV Tokyo [37]
We Are Rockets! (チア☆ダン, Chia Dan) 2018 Maki Shibata TBS [38][39]
Could Have Done It Committee (やれたかも委員会, Yareta Kamo Iinkai) 2018 Nobuko Machida TBS Guest role, episode 5 [40][41]

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