Rila Fukushima

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Rila Fukushima
Born Kyushu, Japan
Modeling information
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Hair color Black
Eye color Brown
Measurements (US) 32.5-24-34.5 ; (EU) 82-61-87.5
Dress size (US) 4 ; (EU) 34

Rila Fukushima (福島 リラ Fukushima Rira?) is a Japanese fashion model and actress.

Life and career[edit]

Fukushima was born on the Japanese island Kyushu, but grew up in Tokyo.[1]

Originally attempting to secure a position as a model agent at a Tokyo agency, she was persuaded to try modelling instead.[2] Her early career in Tokyo consisted of bookings for various commercial and editorial clients, including the S/S 2004 D&G campaign.[citation needed] Since then, she has gone on to work with a multitude of labels and brands in various print and motion media advertising campaigns.[3]

Fukushima has also appeared in several music videos, including Lenny Kravitz's "Where Are We Runnin'?" and Ben Taylor's "Wicked Way".[citation needed] She starred in a music video titled "World's End" directed by artist Bruno Levy, with music by Deantoni Parks.[citation needed]

Fukushima co-starred in the 2013 superhero film The Wolverine as Yukio.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes and awards
2009 12 Rounds Goldfish
2013 The Croods Mummy Haribo (voice)
2013 The Wolverine Yukio
2013 47 Ronin Crew Thanks
2014 Need for Speed Crew Thanks

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Piece of Mind". Tales Of Endearment. 2013-09-10. Retrieved 2013-11-10. 
  2. ^ Kristin Studeman (2011-11-23). "Meet The Muse: Rila Fukushima | style file". Style.com. Retrieved 2013-11-10. 
  3. ^ Rila Fukushima at the Fashion Model Directory
  4. ^ "WOLVERINE Adds Japanese Actors | Collider | Page 178330". Collider. 2013-07-26. Retrieved 2013-11-10. 

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