Mayu Matsuoka

Mayu Matsuoka (松岡 茉優, Matsuoka Mayu, born February 16, 1995) is a Japanese actress.[1][2]

Mayu Matsuoka
松岡 茉優
Matsuoka Mayu at Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo International Film Festival 2018 (30677392577).jpg
Born (1995-02-16) February 16, 1995 (age 25)
OccupationActress
Years active2004–present
AgentHirata Office
Known for
Height1.60 m (5 ft 3 in)

She has been awarded the Tama best Emerging Actress Award[3] and Fumiko Yamaji Freshman Actress Award in 2016.[4] She gained international attention as an ambassador of the Tokyo International Film Festival for 2017 and her role in the Palme d’Or winning film Shoplifters.[5]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Director Notes Ref(s)
2006 Akiba Yūichi Onuma
2008 Love Exposure Yuri Sion Sono
2012 Potechi Miyu Yoshihiro Nakamura
The Kirishima Thing Sana Daihachi Yoshida
Lesson of the Evil Satomi Shirai Takashi Miike
2013 Suzuki Sensei: The Movie Nanami Horinouchi Hayato Kawai
Zekkyō Gakkyū Erika Katori Tetsuya Satō
Dawn of a Filmmaker: The Keisuke Kinoshita Story Yaeko Keiichi Hara
2014 Little Forest Kikko Junichi Mori
Samu Life Yumi Takeshi Moriya
2015 Strayer's Chronicle Momo Takahisa Zeze
2016 Cats Don't Come When You Call Ume-san Tōru Yamamoto
Chihayafuru Part 2 Shinobu Wakamiya Norihiro Koizumi
Pokémon the Movie: Volcanion and the Mechanical Marvel Chymia (voice) Kunihiko Yuyama
A Silent Voice Young Shōya (voice) Naoko Yamada
2017 Blank13 Kōji's girlfriend Takumi Saito
Tremble All You Want Yoshika Etō Akiko Ōku Lead role [6]
2018 Chihayafuru Part 3 Shinobu Wakamiya Norihiro Koizumi
Shoplifters Aki Shibata Hirokazu Kore-eda [7]
2019 Listen to the Universe Aya Eiden Kei Ishikawa Lead role [8]
Birthday Wonderland Akane (voice) Keiichi Hara Lead role
One Night Sonoko Kazuya Shiraishi [9]
2020 Gekijō Saki Isao Yukisada Lead role [10]
Kiba: The Fangs of Fiction Megumi Takano Daihachi Yoshida [11]
Digimon Adventure: Last Evolution Kizuna Menoa Bellucci (voice) Tomohisa Taguchi

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Network Notes Ref(s)
2011 Suzuki Sensei Nanami Horinouchi TX
2013 Amachan Shiori Iruma NHK Asadora
2014 GTO Ayuna CX
2015 A Restaurant With Many Problems Chika Ameki CX
Dr. Storks Kae Shimoya TBS
2016 Sono 'Okodawari', Watashi ni mo Kure yo!! Herself TX Lead role [12]
Sanada Maru Chikurin-in NHK Taiga drama
Aquarium Girl Yuka Shima NHK Lead role
2017 Dr. Storks Season 2 Kae Shimoya TBS
My Loser Husband Sayaka Kobayashi NTV
2018 Kuroido Goroshi Hanako Kuroido CX TV movie

Dubbing rolesEdit

Live-action
Animation

AwardsEdit

Year Award Category Work(s) Result
2016 The 41st Hochi Film Awards Best Supporting Actress Chihayafuru Nominated
2017 The 71st Mainichi Film Awards Best New Actress Nominated
2018 The 27th Tokyo Sports Film Awards Best Actress Tremble All You Want Nominated
The 27th Japanese Professional Movie Awards Best Actress Won
The 43rd Hochi Film Awards Best Actress Nominated
Best Supporting Actress Shoplifters Nominated
Pen Creator Awards 2018[13] Herself Won
The 31st Nikkan Sports Film Awards Best Actress Tremble All You Want Nominated
Best Supporting Actress Shoplifters, Chihayafuru Part 3 and Blank13 Nominated
2019 The 40th Yokohama Film Festival Best Supporting Actress Won
The 73rd Mainichi Film Awards Best Actress Tremble All You Want Nominated
Best Supporting Actress Shoplifters Nominated
The 61st Blue Ribbon Awards Best Supporting Actress Shoplifters and Chihayafuru Part 3 Won
The 28th Tokyo Sports Film Awards Best Actress Tremble All You Want Nominated
Best Supporting Actress Shoplifters Won
The 13th Asian Film Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
The 42nd Japan Academy Prize Best Actress Tremble All You Want Nominated
Best Supporting Actress Shoplifters Nominated
The 43rd Elan d'or Awards Newcomer of the Year Herself Won
The 44th Hochi Film Awards Best Actress Listen to the Universe Nominated
The 32nd Nikkan Sports Film Awards Best Actress Won
2020 The 74th Mainichi Film Awards Best Actress Listen to the Universe Nominated
Best Supporting Actress One Night Nominated
The 62nd Blue Ribbon Awards Best Actress Listen to the Universe Nominated
Best Supporting Actress One Night Nominated
The 43rd Japan Academy Film Prize Best Actress Listen to the Universe Nominated

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 松岡茉優 (in Japanese). Yahoo Japan Corporation. Retrieved June 20, 2015.
  2. ^ 松岡茉優 (in Japanese). oricon ME inc. Retrieved June 20, 2015.
  3. ^ ""Over Fence" "Complex" is the Best Work, the 8th TAMA Film Award Result Announcement". Natalie. October 6, 2016. Retrieved November 24, 2018.
  4. ^ "映画賞レース開幕!「第40回山路ふみ子映画賞」は李相日監督の「怒り」女優賞との2冠". 映画.com. Retrieved October 17, 2016.
  5. ^ SCHILLING, MARK (October 18, 2018). "The meteoric rise of Mayu Matsuoka". The Japan Times. Retrieved November 24, 2018.
  6. ^ "Tremble All You Want". Japan Foundation. Retrieved April 28, 2020.
  7. ^ "万引き家族". eiga.com. Retrieved March 6, 2020.
  8. ^ "Listen to the Universe". TIFF. Retrieved October 2, 2019.
  9. ^ "One Night". Nikkatsu. Retrieved October 30, 2019.
  10. ^ "山崎賢人、又吉直樹原作「劇場」映画化に主演!行定勲監督&松岡茉優とタッグ". eiga.com. Retrieved July 16, 2019.
  11. ^ "大泉洋の主演作「騙し絵の牙」監督は吉田大八、共演に松岡茉優、佐藤浩市". Natalie. Retrieved October 30, 2019.
  12. ^ "Sono 'Okodawari,' Ore ni mo Kure Yo!! Manga Gets Live-Action Series". Anime News Network. February 14, 2016. Retrieved February 17, 2016.
  13. ^ "クリエイター・アワード2018". Pen-online. Retrieved August 14, 2019.

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