Mayuko Iwasa

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Mayuko Iwasa
Native name
岩佐 真悠子
Born (1987-02-24) February 24, 1987 (age 32)
Occupation
Years active2004–present
AgentPlatinum Production
Height1.55 m (5 ft 1 in)

Mayuko Iwasa (岩佐 真悠子, Iwasa Mayuko, born February 24, 1987, in Nerima, Tokyo) is a Japanese entertainer, model, and actress. Among numerous other television and film appearances, she played the lead role in the film adaptation of Kaoruko Himeno's novel Junan (受難, Passion).

Career[edit]

Iwasa was Miss Magazine 2003. She was awarded the Graph Prize, the 42nd Golden Arrow Awards (2004) in March 2005.

In June 2005, Iwasa recorded a duet with Naoya Ogawa called "Katte ni Shinryakusha" (An Invader in My Own Way), which was used as an ending song of Sgt. Frog. The two appeared on Music Station and Pop Jam. Iwasa was in the drama Gal Circle as Rika, a ganguro girl who scams her friends for money. In 2013 she played the lead role in Junan (受難, Passion), the film adaptation of Kaoruko Himeno's novel about a woman who grows a talking face near her genitals after asking God for help.[1]

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

  • Sayonara Midori-chan (2004)
  • Space Police (2004)
  • Shibuya Kaidan: Sa-chan no Toshi Densetsu (2004)
  • Chicken Deka (2004)
  • Umeku Haisuikan (2004)
  • Omoi no Iro (2004)
  • Swing Girls (2004) - Chie
  • Einstein Girl (2005)
  • Space Police (2005)
  • Sugar and Spice: Fumi zekka | Shuga & Supaisu Fumi Zekka (2006) - Yoko
  • Carved 2 | Kuchisake-onna 2 (2008) - Yukie Sawada
  • Kujira: Gokudo no Shokutaku (2009)
  • Beautiful Female Panther: Body Sniper | Utsukushiki mehyo: Body sniper (2010)
  • Tensou Sentai Goseiger Returns! The Last Epic (2011)
  • Valley of Dreams | Koitani Bashi: La Vallee de l'amour (2011)
  • MILOCRORZE - A Love Story (2012) - Yukine
  • Actress | Joyu (2012) - Akari Hazuki
  • Shinobido (2012)
  • Junan (受難, Passion) (2013) - Francesco[1]
  • 009-1: The End of the Beginning (2013)
  • Cult (カルト, Karuto) (2013) - Mayuko Iwasa[2]
  • Otoko no Isshou (2015)[3]

TV Movies[edit]

Year Title Role Network
2006 Detective Conan: Kudo Shinichi's Written Challenge Sonoko Suzuki YTV
Sengoku Jieitai Osen NTV
2007 Detective Conan: Kudo Shinichi Returns! Showdown with the Black Organization Sonoko Suzuki NTV
2008 Hanazakari no Kimitachi e SP Hibari Hanayashiki Fuji TV
Freshman Director TBS

Television dramas[edit]

Year Title Role
2004 Supēsu Porisu
2005 Sayonara Midori-chan[4]
Einstein Girl Einstein Girl
Ganbatte Ikimasshoi (TV series) Taeko "Dakko" Kikuchi (unknown episodes)
Seishun no mon: Chikuhō hen (mini TV series) Female Student of Tagawa Chugaku
2006 Detective Conan Sonoko Suzuki
Sugar & Spice Yoko
Gal Circle (TV series) Rika
Nodame Cantabile Reina Ishikawa
2007 Hanazakari no Kimitachi e Hanayashiki Hibari
Hell Girl Natsuko Yuki
Liar Game Ishida Rie
2008 Kuchisake-Onna 2 The Scissors Massacre Yukie Sawada
2009 Mei-chan no Shitsuji Ryuonji Izumi
2010 Troubleman Ogi Makiko
2011 Hanazakari no Kimitachi e Hanayashiki Hibari
2013 The Cult Mayuko Iwasa (herself)
009-1: The End of the Beginning Mylene Hoffman

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "映画『受難』の予告編公開、女性器から罵倒する人面瘡&岩佐真悠子の全裸疾走も". Cinra.net (in Japanese). October 18, 2013. Retrieved August 26, 2018.
  2. ^ "入来茉里、苦手なホラーも「現実と非現実が混ざった感じで、楽しかった!」". Oricon News (in Japanese). July 22, 2013. Retrieved August 26, 2018.
  3. ^ "榮倉奈々×豊川悦司のラブストーリー、向井理ら新キャスト発表". Modelpress (in Japanese). June 6, 2014. Retrieved August 26, 2018.
  4. ^ Sayonara Midori-chan at IMDB.com

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