Arika Sato

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Arika Sato
Born Arika Patricia Sato
(1986-05-26) May 26, 1986 (age 28)
Little Company of Mary Hospital
Torrance, California, United States
Nationality American
Ethnicity Japanese
Education North High School, Torrance
University of California, San Diego
Family Tomoko Sato
Yutaka Sato

Arika Patricia Sato (佐藤 有加 Satō Arika?) (born May 26, 1986) is an American television personality and host.

Early life[edit]

A Nisei, Sato was born on May 26, 1986 at the Little Company of Mary Hospital in Torrance, California, the second child of Tomoko and Yutaka Sato from Tokyo, Japan. Born to first-generation Issei parents, Sato grew up speaking fluent Japanese along with English as a child. Sato attended North High School in Torrance, California and attended the University of California, San Diego. Double majoring in both Communications and Japanese Studies.




Sato appeared as part of the main cast on the reality show, Paris Hilton's My New BFF's Season 2, airing on the television station MTV.

She was eliminated in the second episode. The contestants were to host a bachelor's party and Arika kissed the bachelor.[1] Paris recognized this unforgivable act gave her the fatal "TTYN" and she was eliminated.[2] Sato actually wrote an article about the previous years' season of this show for AsianWeek in 2008.[3]

Sato was one of the "Girls of Spike 2009" contestants.[4]


  1. ^ "Paris' BFF Breakup, episode 2". MTV. 
  2. ^ Arika Sato Hollywire interview
  3. ^ Paris Hilton's New Asian BFF : AsianWeek
  4. ^ Arika Sato | SPIKE

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