Machiko Kyo

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Birthday
24, 1924
Birthplace
Osaka, Japan
Death Date
May 12, 2019 (95)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
24, 1924
Birthplace
Osaka, Japan
Death Date
May 12, 2019 (95)

About

Acclaimed actress who was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for her performance opposite Marlon Brando in The Teahouse of the August Moon.

Before Fame

She trained to be a dancer before transitioning to film, making her debut in the iconic 1950 film Rashomon.

Trivia

She received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Japanese Academy Awards.

Family Life

She was born an only child in Osaka, Japan. She was raised by her mother and grandmother.

Associated With

Akira Kurosawa directed her in the 1950 historical drama Rashomon.