Arata Iura

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Arata Iura
Iura Arata from "Waiting for the Moon" at Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo International Film Festival 2017 (39305078495).jpg
Iura at Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo International Film Festival, 2017.
Arata Iura

(1974-09-15) September 15, 1974 (age 44)
Other namesArata
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)

Arata Iura (井浦 新, Iura Arata, born September 15, 1974 in Tokyo), often credited mononymously as Arata, is a Japanese actor, model and fashion designer.


Iura co-starred in Yukio Ninagawa's Snakes and Earrings with Yuriko Yoshitaka and Kengo Kora.[1] He appeared in Junji Sakamoto's Strangers in the City.[2]

He portrayed Yukio Mishima in Koji Wakamatsu's 11:25 The Day He Chose His Own Fate.[3]

He also appeared in some of Hirokazu Koreeda's films such as After Life, Distance and Air Doll.[4][5][6]





  • The Great Asian Highway (2015)


  1. ^ Webb, Charles (24 June 2009). "NYAFF 09 Review: SNAKES AND EARRINGS". Twitch Film.
  2. ^ Schilling, Mark (19 November 2010). "'Yukizuri no Machi (Strangers in the City)' - The Japan Times". The Japan Times.
  3. ^ Abrams, Simon (25 May 2012). "CANNES 2012: Koji Wakamatsu's 11/25: THE DAY HE CHOSE HIS OWN FATE". IndieWire.
  4. ^ Klein, Joshua (29 March 2002). "After Life - DVD - HomeVideo Review - The A.V. Club". The A.V. Club.
  5. ^ McGavin, Patrick Z. (14 May 2001). "CANNES 2001 REVIEW: After-Death; Kore-eda Can't Go the "Distance"". IndieWire.
  6. ^ Jenkins, Mark (3 June 2010). "Movie Review - 'Air Doll' - From Japan, A Wistful Pinocchio With An Unlikely Past : NPR". NPR.

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