Emi Takei

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Birthday
25, 1993
Birthplace
Japan
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
25, 1993 (age 25)
Birthplace
Japan

About

Well known for her roles in such Japanese television shows as Liar Game, You Taught Me All the Precious Things, The Clinic on the Sea, and The Perfect Insider, she is also notable for her work in the films For Love's Sake, Rurouni Kenshin, and Clover. In 2013, she won both a Japan Academy Award and an Elan d'Or Award.

Before Fame

She entered the entertainment industry as a fashion model, winning two awards at the eleventh annual Japan Bishojo Contest and subsequently appearing in numerous issues of Seventeen magazine. Early in her acting career, she appeared in a dozen episodes of the Japanese television series Otomen: Natsu.

Trivia

In late 2011, she released a pop music single that rose to number six on Japan's Oricon Weekly music chart.

Family Life

She spent her youth in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan.

Associated With

She is a contemporary of fellow Japanese actress Mayuko Fukuda.