Yumi Asou

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Yumi Aso
Native name 麻生 祐未
Born Yumi Okumura
(1963-08-15) August 15, 1963 (age 53)
Osaka Prefecture, Japan
Occupation Actress
Height 1.61 m (5 ft 3 12 in)
Spouse(s) Toshiya Nagasawa (2004–2008)
Children 1

Yumi Okumura (奥村 由美 Okumura Yumi?, born August 15, 1963), better known by the stage name Yumi Aso (麻生 祐未 Asō Yumi?), is a Japanese actress. She is a niece of singer Chiyo Okumura.[1] She married actor Toshiya Nagasawa (ja) in March 2004, and they had one child.[2] The couple separated less than two years later, and officially divorced in 2008.[2]


She was born in Osaka Prefecture but grew up in Nagasaki Prefecture. She graduated from Aoyama Gakuin University.[1]

She appeared in Yojiro Takita's 1986 film Comic Magazine with Yuya Uchida and Beat Takeshi.[3] She also appeared in Lee Sang-il's 2002 film Border Line with Tetsu Sawaki and Ken Mitsuishi.[4]

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  1. ^ a b Yomiuri Nenkan 2010 [Yomiuri Yearbook 2010]. Yomiuri Shimbun. 2010. p. 176. 
  2. ^ a b 麻生祐未 昨夏離婚していた… [Yumi Aso divorced last summer] (in Japanese). 2009-01-27. Retrieved 15 February 2013. 
  3. ^ Canby, Vincent (16 January 1987). "SCREEN: 'COMIC MAGAZINE' - New York Times". The New York Times. 
  4. ^ Cooper, Tracie. "Border Line (2002) - AllMovie". Allmovie. Retrieved 5 April 2010. 

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