Japanese actress who won a Hochi Film Award in the Best Actress category for her role in the 1989 film, Black Rain.
She was born in Adachi and sang with the pop group, Candies, until 1978.
She was the sister-in-law to the popular actress
She was married to Kazuo Odate from 1991 until her death in 2011.
Her sister-in-law was actress Masako Natsume.