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3 October 1979 |
Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan
|Years active||2002 - present|
|Height||1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)|
|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.
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".
- Kageyama, Yuri (15 June 2006). "Japan struggles with 'cute' image". San Diego Union Tribune. p. C1, C5. Retrieved 15 June 2006.
- 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.