Keito Okamoto

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Keito Okamoto
Born (1993-04-01) April 1, 1993 (age 24)
Origin Tokyo, Japan
Genres Japanese Pop, R&B, Electropop, Dance-pop, Electronic, Hip hop, Dance, Electronic dance
Occupation(s)
Instruments
Years active 2006 – present
Labels Johnny & Associates, J Storm
Associated acts

Keito Okamoto (岡本 圭人, Okamoto, Keito, born April 1, 1993) is a Japanese idol and member of Hey! Say! JUMP.[1] He is under the management of Johnny & Associates. He was born in Tokyo to Kenichi Okamoto, a former member of the rock band & Johnny's group Otokogumi and model Nishi Katsue.

He was educated at Framlingham College in England before returning to the Tokyo Metropolitan Area, and is the only member of Hey! Say! JUMP who speaks fluent English. He plays guitar along with Kota Yabu and Hikaru Yaotome in their concerts.

Career[edit]

On October, 2006, he started work with the Johnny & Associates talent agency. On September 21, 2007, he began performing as a member of Hey! Say! JUMP.

2011[edit]

In March 2011, Okamoto appeared in the final episode of long-running drama Kinpachi Sensei as a delinquent student.[2]

Discography[edit]

Solo Song[edit]

  • "Babylon"

Concerts[edit]

For Hey! Say! JUMP-related concert, please see Hey! Say! JUMP.

TV Drama[edit]

Variety Shows[edit]

  • The Shōnen Club
  • Hyakushiki
  • YanYan JUMP (April 2011)
  • Itadaki High JUMP

TV Appearances[edit]

For Hey! Say! JUMP-related appearances, please see Hey! Say! JUMP.

TV Commercials / Advertisements[edit]

  • Deca Sports - Wii
  • LOTTE Ghana (2009)
  • LOTTE Plus X Fruitio (2010)
  • LOTTE Fruitio Squash
  • Vermount Curry (2013)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hey! Say! 7 Performed the Theme Song of Volleyball Convention for the 1st Time". MusicJapanPlus. 24 March 2010. Retrieved 16 October 2010. 
  2. ^ "Keito Okamoto cast in Kinpachi Sensei finale". Asia Pacific Arts. 2011-08-02. 

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