Mugi Kadowaki

Mugi Kadowaki (門脇 麦, Kadowaki Mugi, born 10 August 1992)[1][2] is a Japanese actress.

Mugi Kadowaki
門脇 麦
Kadowaki Mugi from "HANAGATAMI" at Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo International Film Festival 2017 (26331208828).jpg
Born (1992-08-10) 10 August 1992 (age 28)
New York, U.S.
NationalityJapanese
OccupationActress
Years active2011–present
Height160 cm (5.2 ft)

BiographyEdit

In 2011, Kadowaki debuted in the television drama, Misaki Number One!!.[3] At the time of her debut she was signed to Blooming Agency.[4][5]

In 2013, Kadowaki became a hot topic because of a commercial for "Chocola BB Fe Charge (Eisai)", and appeared in the film School Girl Complex Hōsōbu Hen with Aoi Morikawa.[6][7][8] In 2014, she appeared in the film Love's Whirlpool as a college student.[9] The same year, Kadowaki earned her first main role in a drama in NTV's Sailor-fuku to Uchūbito (Alien)〜Chikyū ni Nokotta Saigo no 11-ri〜.[10]

Her special skill was classical ballet, which she had studied for twelve years. During her second year in high school, she realized she had to abandon ballet. She did take advantage of her skills, and appeared in a commercial for Tokyo Gas as a ballerina.[1][11][12][13]

FilmographyEdit

TV seriesEdit

Year Title Role Network Notes Ref(s)
2013 Yae's Sakura Yamamoto Hisae NHK Taiga drama
2015 Mare Minori Teraoka NHK Asadora [14]
2018 Kiss that Kills Kissing Woman NTV
2020 Kirin ga Kuru Koma NHK Taiga drama

FilmsEdit

Year Title Role Director Notes Ref(s)
2013 School Girl Complex Hōsōbu Hen Chiyuki Mitsuzuka Yūichi Onuma Lead role [6][8]
2014 Love's Whirlpool College student Daisuke Miura [9][15]
2015 Again Nami Sha Sumio Ōmori [16]
2016 Double Life Tama Yoshiyuki Kishi Lead role [17]
Wolf Girl and Black Prince Ayumi Sanda Ryūichi Hiroki
14 That Night Takashi's sister Shin Adachi
2017 Hanagatami Chitose Nobuhiko Obayashi
Miracles of the Namiya General Store Seri Ryūichi Hiroki
Close-Knit Yuka Naoko Ogigami
Her Sketchbook Mami Konuma Masaya Ozaki Lead role [18]
Le coeur régulier Hiromi Vanja d'Alcantara
2018 It's Boring Here, Pick Me Up I Ryūichi Hiroki
Dare to Stop Us Megumi Kazuya Shiraishi Lead role
2019 Chiwawa Miki Ken Ninomiya Lead role
Farewell Song Haru Akihiko Shiota Lead role
Samurai Marathon Bernard Rose
2021 Aristocrats Hanako Yukiko Sode Lead role [19]

AwardsEdit

Year Award Category Work(s) Result
2018 The 42nd Elan d'or Awards Newcomer of the Year Herself Won
The 31st Nikkan Sports Film Awards Best Actress Dare to Stop Us Nominated
2019 The 73rd Mainichi Film Awards Best Actress Nominated
The 61st Blue Ribbon Awards Best Actress Won
The 28th Tokyo Sports Film Awards Best Actress Nominated
2020 The 41st Yokohama Film Festival Best Actress Farewell Song Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Official profile at Humanite". Retrieved 2015-06-29.
  2. ^ "門脇麦". Retrieved 2015-06-29. タレントデータバンク
  3. ^ "「黄色い月」役者紹介". Archived from the original on 2013-04-23. Retrieved 2015-06-29. オフィスコットーネ
  4. ^ "Blooming AGENCY". Archived from the original on May 28, 2011. Retrieved 2015-06-29.CS1 maint: unfit url (link)ブルーミングエージェンシー. 2011年5月28日 時点の オリジナル よりアーカイブ
  5. ^ "ブルーミングエージェンシーよりお知らせ". Archived from the original on 2013-02-09. Retrieved 2015-06-29.ブルーミングエージェンシー 門脇麦 INFORMATION
  6. ^ a b "森川葵:門脇麦とW主演 写真集「スクールガール・コンプレックス」を映画化". Retrieved 2015-06-29. MANTANWEB. (2013年2月7日)
  7. ^ "フェチ写真集『スクールガール・コンプレックス』映画化 特報も初解禁". Retrieved 2015-06-29. ORICON STYLE. (2013年2月7日)
  8. ^ a b "17歳美少女が主演に抜てき!思春期少年の妄想系写真集が映画化!". Retrieved 2015-06-29. シネマトゥデイ. (2013年2月10日)
  9. ^ a b "池松壮亮主演&ヒロイン門脇麦で「愛の渦」映画化!本編123分中、着衣シーンは18分半のみ". Retrieved 2015-06-29. 映画.com ( 2013年7月17日 )
  10. ^ "セーラー服と宇宙人(エイリアン)〜地球に残った最後の11人〜". Retrieved 2015-06-29.
  11. ^ "過激映画に出演の門脇麦の心境は?". Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 2015-06-29. web R25 (2014年2月28日)
  12. ^ "東京ガス「ガスの仮面 MASK OF GAS」シリーズ集大成ムービー、公開!WEB限定本公演「"SWAN LAKE"」". Retrieved 2015-06-29. PR TIMES ( 2014年1月7日 )
  13. ^ "謎の仮面男・竹野内豊が門脇麦に演技指導? 新CM「ガスの仮面 MASK OF GAS」". Retrieved 2015-06-29. マイナビニュース (2013年10月7日)
  14. ^ "「まれ」に山崎賢人、門脇麦ら期待の若手が出演! 朝ドラで次にブレイクするのは誰?". Retrieved 2015-06-29. CinemaCafe.net (2014年9月8日)
  15. ^ "門脇麦の大胆な素肌が目を引く 「愛の渦」意味深ポスタービジュアル公開". Retrieved 2015-06-29. 映画.com (2013年10月24日)
  16. ^ "【特別映像】門脇麦、少年のようなベテラン俳優陣に胸アツ!「甲子園ってすごい!」". Retrieved 2015-06-29. CinemaCafe.net (2014年10月10日)
  17. ^ "二重生活". eiga.com. Retrieved August 7, 2019.
  18. ^ "世界は今日から君のもの". eiga.com. Retrieved March 24, 2017.
  19. ^ "Aristocrats". Tokyo International Film Festiva. Retrieved October 2, 2020.

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