Misaki Ito

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Misaki Ito
伊東 美咲
Tomoko Anzai

(1977-05-26) May 26, 1977 (age 46)
Years active1999—2013
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7+12 in)
SpouseYoshinori Enomoto (2009—present)

Misaki Ito (伊東 美咲, Itō Misaki) (born May 26, 1977) is a Japanese actress and model. Her maiden name is Tomoko Anzai (安斉 智子, Anzai Tomoko).


In 1999, Ito became the Asahi Beer "image girl" and a model under an exclusive contract to CanCam magazine. She also appeared in commercials for Gateway computers and Choya Umeshu.

In 2005, she appeared in the TV drama series Densha Otoko as the love interest of the otaku protagonist. She also appears in ads for Shiseido's MAQuillAGE line of cosmetics (along with Chiaki Kuriyama, Ryoko Shinohara and Yuri Ebihara) and Seiko watches, in addition to being the current Vodafone model in Japan, following on from Yu Yamada. She also provided the look and voice for Q's assistant Miss Nagai in the game James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing. Misaki Ito also starred in the 2002 movie Ju-on (a.k.a. The Grudge).[1]

Personal life[edit]

She and Yoshinori Enomoto (榎本 善紀, Enomoto Yoshinori) (born September 27, 1968), the director of pachinko company Kyoraku Sangyo, registered their marriage on November 18, 2009, and held their wedding ceremony in Hawaii on November 24, 2009.[2] The couple first met in Hawaii at a wedding of a friend in November 2008.[3] Ito gave birth to a daughter on June 27, 2010.[4] In March 2015 she announced her second pregnancy.[5] She gave birth to a son on June 23, 2015 (four days short of her daughter's fifth birthday). It was announced on Ito's official blog on May 1, 2019, that Ito gave birth to a baby girl, her third child, in late 2018. As of 2020, the family resides in Hawaii.[6]



TV dramas[edit]


Video games[edit]

Awards and nominations[edit]


  • Best Smile of the Year (2003)
  • 15th Japan Jewelry Best Dresser Prize
  • 29th Elan d'or Awards: Newcomer of the Year (2005)[7]
  • 28th Japan Academy Film Prize: Newcomer Prize (2005)
  • 34th Best Dresser Prize
  • 43rd Golden Arrow Prize - Broadcasting and drama section
  • 19th DVD Best Talent Prize
  • 1st Japan Golden Raspberry Award
  • 24th Diamond Personality Prize


  1. ^ "Ju-on" on imdb.com
  2. ^ "Recap: Marriages, divorces". Tokyograph. 2009-11-21. Retrieved 2010-07-05.
  3. ^ "Misaki Ito headed for motherhood". Tokyograph. 2010-03-16. Retrieved 2010-07-05.
  4. ^ "Misaki Ito becomes a mother". Tokyograph. 2010-06-29. Retrieved 2010-07-05.
  5. ^ "37 -year-old Japanese actress Misaki Ito pregnant with a second child on the pre-production period June". 2010-03-16. Retrieved 2015-10-22.
  6. ^ https://neotokyo2099.com/2020/09/26/ito-misaki-appeared-on-video-for-the-first-time-in-two-years/. Retrieved 19 March 2021. {{cite news}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  7. ^ エランドール賞歴代受賞者一覧 [List of Élan d'Or awardee] (in Japanese). All Nippon Producers Association. Retrieved January 25, 2019.

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