Takami Yoshimoto

Takami Yoshimoto (吉本 多香美, Yoshimoto Takami, born October 13, 1971) is a Japanese actress known for her role as Rena Yanase in 1996 Ultraman Tiga series. She won the best actress award at the 9th Japan Movie Professional Awards in 1999.[1] She also starred the 1992 edition of "Christmas Express" commercials for the Central Japan Railway Company.

Takami Yoshimoto
吉本 多香美
Born
Takami Yoshimoto

(1971-10-13) October 13, 1971 (age 49)
OccupationActress, Model
Years active1990-present
Parent(s)Susumu Kurobe

Early lifeEdit

On October 13 1971, Yoshimoto was born in Tokyo, Japan. Yoshimoto is the eldest daughter of Susumu Kurobe who portrayed Shin Hayata in the 1966 Ultraman series.[2]

CareerEdit

In 1990s, Yoshimoto started her career in drama series and she was known for Ultraman Tiga, which led to the 1998 Ultraman Tiga movie.[3] In 2016, Yoshimoto was Tsukasa Tamaki in Ultraman X The Movie.[4]

Personal lifeEdit

Yoshimoto was married in 2001 but divorced about four years later.[2] In 2010, Yoshimoto married again. In 2011, Yoshimoto's son was born. Yoshimoto currently lives in Ishigaki Island with her family.

FilmographyEdit

MoviesEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1997 Ki no ue no sogyo Hiroshi Toriiyama (Hiromi)
1998 Ultraman Tiga & Ultraman Dyna: Warriors of the Star of Light Rena Yanase The movie of Ultraman Dyna
1999 Minazuki Yumi
2000 Ultraman Tiga: The Final Odyssey Rena Yanase sequel of Ultraman Tiga
2002 Jam Films
2004 Tokyo Noir
2005 Mata no Hi no Chika Chika
2008 Great Decisive Battle! The Super 8 Ultra Brothers Rena Yanase (credited as Rena Hayata) alternate version of Ultraman Movie
2016 Ultraman X The Movie Tsukasa Takami

Drama seriesEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1990 Sekai Ururun Taizaiki
1996 Ultraman Tiga Rena Yanase 6 episodes
1997 Agri
1998 Makasete Darling
1998 Shin Mayonaka no Okoku (新・真夜中の王国)
1999 Lipstick Akiko Nagumo
1999 Rasen Natsumi Aihara 3 episodes
2000 Good Job!
2000 Paradise Thirty
2001 Neverland
2002 Omiya
2004 Onyado Kawasemi
2005 Risou no Seikatsu
2006 Taikoki

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "第9回日本映画プロフェッショナル大賞 (The 9th Japan Movie Professional Awards)". Japan Movie Professional Grand Prize (in Japanese). 1999.
  2. ^ a b "裕木奈江、吉本多香美…芸能界から消えた女優たちの今を大追跡!(Yoshimoto Takumi Marriage / divorce without being noticed by the mass media)". Asagei (in Japanese). 19 November 2013.
  3. ^ "Takami Yoshimoto". IMDb. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  4. ^ "Ultraman X The Movie". IMDb. Retrieved January 5, 2019.

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