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Yukiji Asaoka

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Yukiji Asaoka (born July 23, 1935) is a Japanese singer and an actress from Chūō, Tokyo. She is the daughter of the famous Japanese painter of shin hanga style prints, Shinsui Itō, and her second and present husband is actor Masahiko Tsugawa. Asaoka was in the Takarazuka Revue from 1952 to 1955. She was a cast member (musumeyaku), belonging to the Moon Troupe (Tsuki). She is famous for her roles in Japanese television series and has appeared starring opposite of Shintaro Katsu in both a film of the Zatoichi series and in the first film of the Hanzo the Razor trilogy. She is, however, mostly famed for her singing. She is also a voice actor, or seiyū, in the 1999 anime film My Neighbors the Yamadas directed by Isao Takahata. Description above from the Wikipedia article Yukiji Asaoka, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jul 23, 1935 In Tsukiji, Tokyo, Japan
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
Movie The Tale of The Princess Kaguya 2013-11-23
Latest Project:
In the series The Dinah Shore Chevy Show 1956-10-05
Known For
Poster of Terra Warrior Ψ BOY
Poster of The Days of No Return
Poster of Young Boss: Prison Release
Poster of Mark of Blood
Movie The Tale of The Princess Kaguya Kitanokata (voice)
Series Kaze no Haruka Kanzaki Chii
Movie Yakuza Ladies 10 Unknown
Movie My Neighbors the Yamadas Yamada Matsuko (voice)
Movie Bounty Hunter Muyonosuke Unknown
Movie Mandaraya no Ryôta Unknown
Movie Terra Warrior Ψ BOY Unknown
Movie Sure Death Unknown
Movie Kabamaru the Ninja Boy Ran Okubo
Movie Tora-san, the Expert Momoe
Movie The Unspoiled Diamond Machiko Mimura
Movie The Days of No Return Unknown
Movie Statue in Fire Unknown
Movie Hanzo the Razor: Sword of Justice Omino
Movie Sleepy Eyes of Death 12: Castle Menagerie Unknown
Movie Hoodlum Priest And The Gold Mint Unknown
Movie Zatoichi Challenged Tomoe
Movie Young Boss: Prison Release Unknown
Movie Young Boss Kyoko
Movie Storm Party Unknown
Movie Bad Reputation: The Big Drum Unknown
Series Life of a Flower Okichi
Movie Showdown at Lightning Pass Courtesan Shioji
Movie Mark of Blood Ocho
Movie 365 Nights Unknown
Movie Refresher Course for Wives Unknown
Movie The Invisible Wall Unknown
Movie Aozora yoitsu mademo Unknown
Movie Young Lovers Unknown
Series The Dinah Shore Chevy Show Unknown