Kimiko Yo

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Kimiko Yo
Native name 余 貴美子
Born (1956-05-12) 12 May 1956 (age 59)
Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
Occupation Actress
Years active 1987 – present

Kimiko Yo (余 貴美子 Yo Kimiko?, born 12 May 1956 in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture) is a Japanese actress. She was given Best Supporting Actress awards at the 2004 and the 2009 Yokohama Film Festival ceremonies.[1][2] She won the award for best supporting actress at the 32nd and at the 33rd Japan Academy Prize for Departures and Dear Doctor respectively.[3][4]


Yo's father is Hakka Taiwanese, and her mother is Japanese. Her father moved to Japan for business and later founded the Hakka Association in Japan.[5]



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