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Native name 紗栄子
Born (1986-11-16) 16 November 1986 (age 28)
Miyazaki, Miyazaki, Japan
Years active 2004—present
Agent Topcoat
Spouse(s) Yu Darvish (2007-2012)
Children 2

Saeko (紗栄子?, born 16 November 1986) is a Japanese actress, model and TV personality who has had a number of supporting roles in films and television dramas.


Personal life[edit]

On November 11, 2007, she married Yu Darvish. The two chose the 11/11 date, because 11 was husband Yu’s number.[1] They had their formal wedding in Hawaii in January 2008. They have two sons, but were divorced in 2012.[2]

In 2010, a late push from Japanese voters gave Saeko Darvish (she was number 5) the title of Baseball's Hottest Wife for 2010.[3][4]

Early life[edit]

Saeko was born on November 16, 1986 in Miyazaki, Miyazaki. She is a graduate of Horikoshi High School a private high school in Nakano, Tokyo, famous for being attended by many Japanese celebrities.[5]

She co-hosted and performed a cover song at the annual Girl Pop Factory show in the summer of 2004.[6]


Television dramas[edit]



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