|Born||Koyuki Kato (加藤 小雪)
December 18, 1976
Zama, Kanagawa, Japan
|Known for||The Last Samurai, Pulse|
Koyuki Kato (加藤 小雪 Katō Koyuki , born December 18, 1976), better known by her stage name Koyuki (小雪), is a Japanese model and actress.
Koyuki appeared in Kiyoshi Kurosawa's 2001 film Pulse. Her first international film was The Last Samurai where she played Taka, the wife of a Samurai slain by the character Nathan Algren, played by Tom Cruise. She also appeared in Blood: The Last Vampire live-action film starring Jun Ji-Hyun, where she plays Onigen, the arch-villain.
In 2011, Koyuki married actor Kenichi Matsuyama, who co-starred with her in Kamui Gaiden. The couple's first child was born in January 2012, and their second child was born in January 2013 in South Korea.
- Pulse (2001)
- Laundry (2002)
- Alive (2002)
- The Last Samurai (2003)
- Spy Sorge (2003)
- Always Sanchōme no Yūhi (2005)
- Always Zoku Sanchōme no Yūhi (2007)
- Nair-san (2009)
- Kamui Gaiden (2009)
- Blood: The Last Vampire (2009)
- Always Sanchōme no Yūhi '64 (2012)
- Snow White and the Huntsman (2012, dubbing)
- Taburoido (1998)
- Koi wa Aserazu (1998)
- Renai Kekkon no Hosoku (1999)
- Antique Bakery
- Beautiful Life (2000)
- Ikebukuro West Gate Park (2000)
- Love Complex (2000)
- Itaria Tsu (2001)
- Tentai Kansoku (2002)
- Tramps Like Us (2003)
- Suekko Chonan Ane San Nin (2004)
- Boku to Kanojo to Kanojo no Ikiru Michi (2004)
- Engine (2005)
- Sasaki Fusai no Jingi Naki Tatakai (2008)
- Mr. Brain (2009)
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- "Japanese Actress Gives Birth in Korea". The Chisunilbo. Chosun.com. 14 January 2013. Retrieved 15 January 2013.