First known as a member of the Japanese idol groups NMB48, AKB48 and SKE48, she later embarked on a solo career and has made appearances in numerous television shows, variety shows, and films.
She debuted in 2010 as part of NMB48's first generation. The following year, she would make her theatre debut.
Since her idol debut, she has become a social powerhouse, earning more than 500,000 followers on Instagram alone by posting selfies and personal photos.
A native of the Nara prefecture, she has occasionally posted photos of her cousins on Instagram.
Both she and Minami Minegishi are former members of the idol group AKB48.