Yuri Ebihara

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Yuri Ebihara
Born (1979-10-03) 3 October 1979 (age 35)
Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan
Nationality Japanese
Years active 2002 - present
Spouse(s) Keisuke Ogihara
Modeling information
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Hair color Black
Eye color Brown
Measurements 82-56-84 cm (32-22-33 in)
Manager Pearl Co., Ltd.

Yuri Ebihara (蛯原 友里 Ebihara Yuri?) (born 3 October 1979) in Miyazaki Prefecture is a Japanese model and actress. She is a graduate of Kyushu Sangyo University, where she studied fine arts.[citation needed]


Her first big break came as a model for CanCam, with whom she had an exclusive contract. She has since appeared in several TV dramas, including Tokumei Kakarichō Tadano Hitoshi (TV Asahi, 2007).

Widely known by her nickname "Ebi-chan", she is especially popular with young men and women. She has been quoted as saying, "If someone doesn't find me cute, I want to know why, because then I'll work on it to get better at being cute".[1]

Personal life[edit]

In May 2010, Ebihara that she had married Ilmari from the music group Rip Slyme.[2] She is considered one of Japan's most beautiful women.[3]


  1. ^ Kageyama, Yuri (15 June 2006). "Japan struggles with 'cute' image". San Diego Union Tribune. p. C1, C5. Retrieved 15 June 2006. 
  2. ^ 押切もえ、エビちゃん祝福「私も幸せ見つけたい」 (in Japanese). 10 May 2010. Archived from the original on 13 May 2010. Retrieved 18 September 2012. 
  3. ^ http://www.tokyograph.com/news/oricon-best-face/

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