Yukiji Asaoka

Name in Native Language: "朝丘雪路" (Japanese/JA)
Actress / Voice Acting In Japan / Television Personalities In Japan | * 07/23/1935 († 81, 04/27/2017) | Tsukiji, Tokyo (Japan)
Yukiji Asaoka (朝丘 雪路, Asaoka Yukiji, July 23, 1935 – April 27, 2018) was a Japanese singer and an actress from Chūō, Tokyo. She was the daughter of a famous Japanese painter of shin hanga style prints, Shinsui Itō, and her second husband was actor Masahiko Tsugawa. Asaoka was in the Takarazuka Revue from 1952 to 1955. She was a cast member (musumeyaku), belonging to the Moon Troupe (Tsuki). She was famous for her roles in Japanese television series and appeared starring opposite Shintaro Katsu in both a film from the Zatoichi series and in the first film of the Hanzo the Razor trilogy. She was, however, mostly famous for her singing. She was also a voice actor in the 1999 anime film My Neighbors the Yamadas directed by Isao Takahata. She died of Alzheimer's disease. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Action | Comedies

Known for these Movies & Shows

Awards & Nominations for Yukiji Asaoka

The Order of The Rising Sun, Gold Rays With Rosette
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Movies with Yukiji Asaoka as Actress(24)

TV Shows/Series with Yukiji Asaoka as Actress(3)

as Kanzaki Chii2005 Kaze no Haruka
as Okichi1963 Life of a Flower

Citizenship: Japan
Born: Tuesday, 07/23 1935 (July) in Tsukiji, Tokyo (Japan)
Died: Thursday, 04/27 2017 (April) in Tokyo (aged: 81)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Pig)
Languages: Japanese (JA)
Record Label: Nippon Columbia
Spouses (current/former): Masahiko Tsugawa
Children: Mayuko
Father: Itō Shinsui
Other names for Yukiji Asaoka (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"勝田 雪会"
"あさおか ゆきじ" (Kana/Japanese)
Yukiji Asaoka frequently works together with these people:
Isao Takahata (5x, Crew)
Shintarō Katsu (5x, Actor)
Toshiya Fujita (4x, Crew)
Kazuo Ikehiro (4x, Crew)
Raizō Ichikawa (3x, Actor)
Saburo Date (3x, Actor)
Takayuki Inoue (3x, Crew)
Shinji Hashimoto (3x, Crew)
Osamu Inoue (3x, Crew)
Yûji Hamada (3x, Actor)
Yoji Yamada (3x, Crew)
Dorothy Loudon (1x, Cast)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:5430, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/14/2024