Koyuki Kato (加藤 小雪)
December 18, 1976
Zama, Kanagawa, Japan
|Known for||The Last Samurai, Pulse|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
Koyuki Kato (加藤 小雪 Katō Koyuki, born December 18, 1976), better known by her stage name Koyuki (小雪), is a Japanese model and actress.
Koyuki appeared in Kiyoshi Kurosawa's 2001 film Pulse. Her first international film was The Last Samurai where she played Taka, wife of a Samurai slain by the character Nathan Algren, portrayed by Tom Cruise. She also appeared in Blood: The Last Vampire live-action film starring Jun Ji-hyun, where she plays Onigen, the arch-villain.
In 2011, Koyuki married actor Kenichi Matsuyama, who co-starred with her in Kamui Gaiden. The couple's first child was born in January 2012, and their second child was born in January 2013 in South Korea. In July 2015, the couple had their third child.
- Pulse (2001)
- Laundry (2002)
- Alive (2002)
- The Last Samurai (2003)
- Spy Sorge (2003)
- Always Sanchōme no Yūhi (2005)
- Always Zoku Sanchōme no Yūhi (2007)
- Nair-san (2009)
- Kamui Gaiden (2009)
- Blood: The Last Vampire (2009)
- Always Sanchōme no Yūhi '64 (2012)
- Snow White and the Huntsman (2012, dubbing)
- Persona Non Grata (2015)
- Taburoido (1998)
- Koi wa Aserazu (1998)
- Renai Kekkon no Hosoku (1999)
- Antique Bakery
- Beautiful Life (2000)
- Ikebukuro West Gate Park (2000)
- Love Complex (2000)
- Itaria Tsu (2001)
- Tentai Kansoku (2002)
- Tramps Like Us (Also known as Kimi wa Petto) (2003)
- Suekko Chonan Ane San Nin (2004)
- Boku to Kanojo to Kanojo no Ikiru Michi (2004)
- Engine (2005)
- Sasaki Fusai no Jingi Naki Tatakai (2008)
- Mr. Brain (2009)
- Fumo Chitai (2009)
- Legal High (2013)
- The Long Goodbye (2014)
- Fragile (2016)
- "Dai Binbo" (2017)
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- "Matsuyama Kenichi, Koyuki become parents". Tokyograph. 8 January 2012.
- "Japanese Actress Gives Birth in Korea". The Chisunilbo. Chosun.com. 14 January 2013. Retrieved 15 January 2013.
- "松山ケンイチ＆小雪夫妻に第3子誕生 生放送で発表" (in Japanese). Retrieved 7 March 2016.