Japanese Actress

Nobuko Miyamoto

  • Mar 27, 1945 (age 75)
  • 5' 2" (1.57 m)
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2013
The Tale of The Princess Kaguya
MovieNov 23, 2013

The Tale of The Princess Kaguya

Found inside a shining stalk …
Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her, but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime.
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Amachan
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TV ShowApr 1, 2013

Amachan

Amachan (あまちゃん) is a Japanese television drama …
Amachan (あまちゃん) is a Japanese television drama series. It debuted on April 1, 2013, and was broadcast until September 28, 2013. It was scripted by Kankurō Kudō and starred Rena Nōnen as Aki Amano, a high-school girl from Tokyo who moves to the Sanriku Coast in the Tohoku region to become a female diver. She becomes a local idol, then returns to Tokyo to try to become a real idol, and finally returns to Tohoku to help revitalize the area after the Great East Japan earthquake. It is the 88th NHK Asadora. Amachan was not only a ratings success, but brought economic benefits to the Tohoku region and was considered a social phenomenon. It also won the Galaxy Award for best television program of 2013.
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2012
Outstanding Performance By An Actress In A Supporting Role
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Nomination2012

Outstanding Performance By An Actress …

Nominated for "Hankyu Railways - A 15-minute Miracle".
Japan Academy Prize
2011
Isoroku Yamamoto, the Commander-in-Chief of the Combined Fleet
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MovieDec 23, 2011

Isoroku Yamamoto, the Commander-in-…

The life of Admiral Isoroku …
The life of Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto from the early 1930's to his death at the hands of the US military in 1943.
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Hankyu Railways - A 15-minute Miracle
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MovieApr 23, 2011

Hankyu Railways - A 15-minute Miracle

"Hankyu Densha" follows the …
"Hankyu Densha" follows the lives of various people who commute on Hankyu Railway's Imazu Line - connecting the cities of Nishinomiya and Takarazuka in Hyogo prefecture. One of the ...
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2009
Tenchijin
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TV ShowJan 4, 2009

Tenchijin

Tenchijin (天地人) is a 2009 Japanese historical drama …
Tenchijin (天地人) is a 2009 Japanese historical drama television series, and the 48th taiga drama of NHK. It aired every Sunday from January 4 to November 22, 2009, spanning 47 episodes. The drama centers on the life of 16th century samurai Naoe Kanetsugu, played by Satoshi Tsumabuki.
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2008
Outstanding Performance By An Actress In A Supporting Role
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Nomination2008

Outstanding Performance By An Actress …

Nominated for "Bizan".
Japan Academy Prize
2007
Bizan
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MovieMay 12, 2007

Bizan

After her mother is suddenly hospitalized because she …
After her mother is suddenly hospitalized because she has terminal cancer Sakiko returns to her home town Tokushima at the foot of Mt. Bizan. The relationship between mother and daughter isn't good but still she nurses her mother at her sickbed. She always thought her mother was a cold person until her mother gives her a box full of love letters from her father who she never knew and she starts to understand her mother better. Her mothers last wish is to see the Awa Odori festival for the last time before she dies.
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Dondo Hare
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TV ShowApr 2, 2007

Dondo Hare

Natsumi is the 23 years old daughter of a master baker …
Natsumi is the 23 years old daughter of a master baker in Yokohama and in training with her father to become a pastry chef. She lives with her parents and younger brother in Yokohama. One ...
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2002
Manten
TV ShowSep 10, 2002

Manten

Manten released.
1998
Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
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Nomination1998

Outstanding Performance by an Actress …

Nominated for "Marutai no onna".
Japan Academy Prize
1997
Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald
MovieNov 1, 1997

Welcome Back, Mr. McDonald

A radio play is going to go on …
A radio play is going to go on air at a Tokyo radio station. It is a weepy melodrama written by housewife Miyako, who is the winner of the competition run by the station. Suddenly, the ...
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Marutai no onna
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MovieSep 27, 1997

Marutai no onna

A vain actress who witnessed a serious crime is guarded by …
A vain actress who witnessed a serious crime is guarded by 2 cops as she goes about her daily affairs.
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Mouri Motonari
TV ShowJan 5, 1997

Mouri Motonari

Mouri Motonari released.
Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
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Nomination1997

Outstanding Performance by an Actress …

Nominated for "Supermarket Woman".
Japan Academy Prize
1996
Supermarket Woman
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MovieJun 5, 1996

Supermarket Woman

Goro's supermarket is not doing well; the rival "Bargains …
Goro's supermarket is not doing well; the rival "Bargains Galore" threatens his business. A chance encounter with Hanako, an energetic woman he knew in grade school, results in big retail and life changes.
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1993
Daibyonin
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MovieMay 29, 1993

Daibyonin

A successful Japanese movie director in his 60s becomes …
A successful Japanese movie director in his 60s becomes increasingly ill while working on his latest film. His family, friends, and doctor try to keep the secret of his terminal cancer from him, but it gradually becomes clear. Coming to terms with his own mortality is painful, and involves some major conflicts with his wife and the hospital staff. But having done so, he realizes he doesn't want to die in the hospital on a life support machine. He manages to finish his final film, and, enjoying the last days of his life as never before, he dies at home surrounded by all the people he cares about.
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Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
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Nomination1993

Outstanding Performance by an Actress …

Nominated for "Minbo".
Japan Academy Prize
1992
Minbo
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MovieMay 16, 1992

Minbo

A grand old Japanese hotel is trying to get a prestigious …
A grand old Japanese hotel is trying to get a prestigious contract as the site of a summit meeting of important foreign officials. Unfortunately, this hotel is quite popular with the Yakuza (Japanese gangsters) and is a favorite target of theirs for extortion. They employ a variety of schemes to con the hotel out of 'hush-money.' The hotel needs to rid itself of the Yakuza and finally begins to fight back by hiring Mahiru Inoue, a lawyer who is an expert at dealing with these criminals on their own terms. This film by Juzo Itami combines action with farce, as an all-out war ensues.
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1991
Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
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Nomination1991

Outstanding Performance by an Actress …

Nominated for "Tales of a Golden Geisha".
Japan Academy Prize
1990
Tales of a Golden Geisha
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MovieJun 2, 1990

Tales of a Golden Geisha

Her childhood was hardly …
Her childhood was hardly ideal as she was abandoned and grew up without parental love. She finds a home and a profession as a geisha who is particularly popular because she has that lucky bone in her that transmits fortune to her patrons. She meets a bank manager one day and soon enough they move in together. She gets a job out of it, but his appetite for cheap women is unabated.
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Nomination1990

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Nominated for "Buddies".
Japan Academy Prize
1989
Fancy Dance
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MovieDec 23, 1989

Fancy Dance

Yohei, a punk rocker, has to become a Buddhist monk in …
Yohei, a punk rocker, has to become a Buddhist monk in order to inherit a mountain temple. Yohei though initially rebelling against the tough monastic discipline learns to adjust. Then his girlfriend shows up, enticing him to return to his rock 'n' roll roots.
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Sweet Home
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MovieJan 21, 1989

Sweet Home

A TV production crew are making a documentary about the …
A TV production crew are making a documentary about the infamous painter Mamiya Ichiro. When they start filming at his old home, they come under attack from the ghost of the painter's wife.
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Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
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Nomination1989

Outstanding Performance by an Actress …

Nominated for "A Taxing Woman's Return".
Japan Academy Prize
1988
A Taxing Woman's Return
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MovieJan 15, 1988

A Taxing Woman's Return

Ryoko Itakura returns as the …
Ryoko Itakura returns as the government tax agent willing to tackle the toughest cases. This time she takes on a fanatical but lucrative religious cult run by a vile lecher.
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Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Award1988

Outstanding Performance by an Actress …

Won award for "A Taxing Woman".
Japan Academy Prize
Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
Nomination1988

Outstanding Performance by an Actress …

Nominated for "A Taxing Woman".
Japan Academy Prize
1987
A Taxing Woman
MovieFeb 7, 1987

A Taxing Woman

If tax evasion is an art, wheeler-dealer Hideki Gondo is …
If tax evasion is an art, wheeler-dealer Hideki Gondo is Rembrandt. And so, a determined taxing woman gets the tough assignment of trying to catch him.
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1985
Tampopo
MovieNov 23, 1985

Tampopo

In this humorous paean to the joys of food, the main story is …
In this humorous paean to the joys of food, the main story is about trucker Goro, who rides into town like a modern Shane to help Tampopo set up the perfect noodle soup restaurant. Woven into this main story are a number of smaller stories about the importance of food, ranging from a gangster who mixes hot sex with food, to an old woman who terrorizes a shopkeeper by compulsively squeezing his wares.
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Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
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Nomination1985

Outstanding Performance by an Actress …

Nominated for "The Funeral".
Japan Academy Prize
1984
The Funeral
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MovieNov 17, 1984

The Funeral

At the beginning of the film the father-in-law of the …
At the beginning of the film the father-in-law of the protagonist dies unexpectedly of a heart attack. The remainder of the film is episodic, moving from one incident to another over the course of the three-day funeral, which is held (as is customary) in the home. These incidents contrast old ways and new ways, young and old, ritual ceremony and true feelings, often comically, but sometimes with real poignancy.
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Uchi no Ko ni Kagitte...
TV ShowAug 17, 1984

Uchi no Ko ni Kagitte...

Uchi no Ko ni Kagitte... (うち …
Uchi no Ko ni Kagitte... (うちの子にかぎって…) is a Japanese television drama series that first aired on TBS in 1984. Toru Ishibashi becomes a homeroom teacher at Kichijoji Honcho elementary school. His students always cause troble.
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Deaths in Tokimeki
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MovieFeb 18, 1984

Deaths in Tokimeki

An emotionless hit man is sent on a mission to a remote town. …
An emotionless hit man is sent on a mission to a remote town. There he stays with a caretaker / driver / servant / doctor who is given minimal instruction over the phone by "the organization." A prostitute joins them. Death is inevitable, but whose?
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1981
Kita no kuni kara
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TV ShowOct 9, 1981

Kita no kuni kara

"From the North" with warmth loving strokes, describing the …
"From the North" with warmth loving strokes, describing the love of family, love of humanity. Because his wife was having an affair and divorce blackboard Goro, with a son and daughter from...
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1972
Mansaku Ikeuchi
ChildMarch 1972

Mansaku Ikeuchi

Mansaku Ikeuchi was born on March 27, 1972 in Tokyo, …
Mansaku Ikeuchi was born on March 27, 1972 in Tokyo, Japan. He is an actor, known for Jumper (2008), Kiseijuu (2014) and Bôkoku no îjisu (2005).
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1971
Tora-san's Shattered Romance
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MovieJan 15, 1971

Tora-san's Shattered Romance

Tora-san's Shattered …
Tora-san's Shattered Romance (男はつらいよ 純情篇, Otoko wa Tsurai yo: Junjō hen) aka Tora-san in Love is a 1971 Japanese comedy film directed by Yoji Yamada. It stars Kiyoshi Atsumi as Torajirō Kuruma (Tora-san), and Ayako Wakao as his love interest or "Madonna". Tora-san's Shattered Romance is the sixth entry in the popular, long-running Otoko wa Tsurai yo series.
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1969
Juzo Itami
Marriage1969

Juzo Itami

Juzo Itami (伊丹 十三, Itami Jūzō), born Yoshihiro Ikeuchi (池内 …
Juzo Itami (伊丹 十三, Itami Jūzō), born Yoshihiro Ikeuchi (池内 義弘, Ikeuchi Yoshihiro, May 15, 1933 – December 20, 1997), was a Japanese actor, screenwriter and film director. He directed eleven films, all of which he wrote himself.
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1968
Scrap Collectors
MovieNov 24, 1968

Scrap Collectors

Scrap Collectors is a comedy film directed by Tomotaka Tasaka.
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1966
Lost Sex
MovieAug 27, 1966

Lost Sex

Lost Sex (本能 Honno) is a 1966 Japanese drama film written …
Lost Sex (本能 Honno) is a 1966 Japanese drama film written and directed by Kaneto Shindo.
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1945
Nobuko Miyamoto
BirthMarch 1945

Nobuko Miyamoto

Nobuko Miyamoto was born.
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