She starred with her brother in the manga series, Rock Musical Bleach, and played the role of Hiromi Ueda in Kimi To Deatte Kara.
She attended and graduated from Shinjuku Yamabuki High School located in Tokyo.
Apart from acting, she also became an accomplished singer and has released several pop singles.
She has two younger siblings who are also actors. Mami Inoue is her sister and her brother, Eiki Kitamura, starred with her in Rock Musical Bleach.
She is a contemporary of Japanese actress Aoi Miyazaki.