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Aoi Miyazaki
Aoi
Person information
Name in Japanese 宮﨑 あおい
Romaji translation Miyazaki Aoi
Gender Female
Born November 30, 1985
Tokyo, Japan
Death
Occupations Actress
Voice of
Portrayals Nana Komatsu

Aoi Miyazaki (宮﨑 あおい Miyazaki Aoi, born November 30, 1985 in Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese actress, who portrayed Nana Komatsu in the first Nana live-action film.

She is best known for roles in Nana and Virgin Snow. She has a brother named Masaru Miyazaki, who is also an actor. The two starred together in the film Hatsukoi. She married Sosuke Takaoka on June 15, 2007, her partner since she was fifteen. However, they divorced in December 2011.

Biography

Career

Miyazaki started working in the entertainment industry at the age of four. Initially she appeared mostly in commercials, magazine advertisements, and as an extra in television dramas. Miyazaki made her film debut in Ano Natsu no Hi at the age of fourteen.

Also at the age of 14, Miyazaki began to draw international attention for her role as the survivor of a traumatic bus hijack in Shinji Aoyama's Eureka. The film won the International Federation of Film Critics Prize at the Cannes Film Festival 2000, and resulted in her receiving the Best Actress award at the Japanese Professional Movie Awards. In 2003, she also made her musical debut in The Little Prince.

Later, Miyazaki won Best Actress award in the Cinemanila International Film Festival for her performance in Harmful Insect. She teamed up with Aoyama again in Eli, Eli, Lema Sabachthani?, an Un Certain Regard selection at Cannes 2005. Later in the same year, she co-starred with Mika Nakashima in the mainstream and commercially successful Nana. She did not reprise her role in the sequel and was replaced with Yui Ichikawa

In 2008, she won the Galaxy Individual Award for her performance in the NHK drama Atsuhime.

Filmography

Films

Year Title Role Notes
1999 Ano Natsu no Hi Tama Kobayashi
2000 Swing Man Futami Minase
2001 Eureka Kozue Tamura
2002 Harmful Insect Sachiko Kita Lead role
Pakodate-jin Hikaru "Pikaru" Hino Lead role
Tomie: The Final Chapter - Forbidden Fruit Tomie Hashimoto Lead role
2003 Lovers' Kiss Eriko Kawana
2004 Loved Gun Miyuki
A Blue Automobile Konomi Saeki
Riyu Yukari Ishida
Amoretto Female high-school student
2005 All About My Dog Mika Lead role
Nana Nana Komatsu Lead role
2006 Origin: Spirits of the Past Toola Lead role (voice)
Gimme Heaven Mari Michiki
Eli, Eli, Lema Sabachthani? Hana
Su-ki-da Yu (young) Lead role
Hatsukoi Misuzu Lead role
Tada, Kimi o Aishiteru Shizuru Satonaka Lead role
Umi de no Hanashi Kaede Fukino Lead role
2007 Tokyo Tower: Mom and Me, and Sometimes Dad DJ Idol
Virgin Snow Nanae Sasaki
Sad Vacation Kozue Tamura
2008 Bloody Snake Under the Sun An Anjo
Flowers in the Shadow Naruko/Hisako
Children of the Dark Keiko Otowa
2009 The Shōnen Merikensack Kanna Kurita Lead role
Mt. Tsurugidake Hatsuyo Shibasaki
2010 Solanin Meiko Lead role
Okan no Yomeiri
Colorful Voice
2011 Kamisama no Karute Haruna Kurihara
Tsure ga Utsu ni Narimashite
Chronicle of My Mother Kotoko
2012 Wolf Children Ame and Yuki Hana Lead role (voice)
Tenchi: The Samurai Astronomer En
2013 Petal Dance Jinko
The Great Passage Kaguya Hayashi
Yellow Elephant Aiko Tsumari
2014 Kamisama no Karute 2
The Vancouver Asahi Toyoko
The Boy and the Beast Kyuta Voice

Television dramas

Year Title Role Notes
1999 Genroku Ryoran Sayo Yatō
2000 Hatachi no Kekkon Shiori Chūganji
Girl Azusa Minami Lead role
Himitsu Club O-daiba.com Rei Kōgen
2001 Kabushikikaisha O-daiba.com Rei Kōgen
R-17 Yukari Nomura
Fure, Fure Jinsei! Kyōko Yūki
Ao to Shiro de Mizuiro Kaeda Uchiyama Lead role (television special)
2002 Shiawase No Shippo Moe Sasamoto
Keitaideka Zenigata Ai Ai Zenigata Lead role
2004 Chotto Matte Kamisama Akihiko Amagi
Riyu Yukari Ishida
Chichi no Umi, Boku no Sora Honoka Arai
2006 Junjo Kirari Sakurako Arimori Lead role
2008 Atsuhime Okatsu/Atsuhime Lead role
2015 Asa ga Kita Hatsu Imai

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