Sawajiri Erika

Erika Sawajiri

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  • First Name: Erika
  • Family Name: Sawajiri
  • Native name: 沢尻エリカ
  • Also Known as: ERIKA
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: April 8, 1986
  • Age: 32

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Erika Sawajiri

Sawajiri Erika

  • Name: Sawajiri Erika
  • Native name: 沢尻エリカ
  • Also Known as: ERIKA
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: April 8, 1986
  • Age: 32
Sawajiri Erika is a Japanese actress, also active as a model and singer. She became popular after appearing in the nonfiction Japanese television drama "1 Litre of Tears". Erika was born to a Japanese father and an Algerian-born French mother. Her father disappeared from home when Erika was 9 years old, returning when she was in her third year at junior high school, only to die from cancer that year. Her second eldest brother died in a traffic accident when she was in her first year at high school. Her eldest brother is a former actor. In 2009, Sawajiri married media creator Tsuyoshi Takashiro. Tsuyoshi and Sawajiri divorced in 2013.
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2019 Shiroi Kyoto
Japanese Drama, 2019, 5 eps
Keiko Hanamori (Main Role)
5
Keiko Hanamori
Main Role
0.0
2018 The Vultures
Japanese Drama, 2018, 8 eps
Takako Matsudaira (Support Role)
8
Takako Matsudaira
Support Role
8.7
2017 Funouhan
Japanese Drama, 2017, 4 eps
Tada Tomoko (Support Role)
4
Tada Tomoko
Support Role
7.7
2017 Haha ni Naru
Japanese Drama, 2017, 10 eps
Kashiwazaki Yui (Main Role)
10
Kashiwazaki Yui
Main Role
8.2
2015 Yokoso Wagaya e
Japanese Drama, 2015, 10 eps
Kandori Asuka (Main Role)
10
Kandori Asuka
Main Role
8.2
2014 First Class 2
Japanese Drama, 2014, 10 eps
Yoshinari Chinami (Main Role)
10
Yoshinari Chinami
Main Role
7.5
2014 First Class
Japanese Drama, 2014, 10 eps
Yoshinari Chinami (Main Role)
10
Yoshinari Chinami
Main Role
7.4
2012 L et M: The Reason I Love You, Other Stories
Japanese Drama, 2012, 12 eps
L/M (Main Role)
12
L/M
Main Role
6.4
2006 Taiyou no Uta
Japanese Drama, 2006, 10 eps
Amane Kaoru (Main Role)
10
Amane Kaoru
Main Role
7.8
2005 1 Litre no Namida
Japanese Drama, 2005, 11 eps
Ikeuchi Aya (Main Role)
11
Ikeuchi Aya
Main Role
9.1
2005 Aikurushii
Japanese Drama, 2005, 11 eps
Kizaki Honoka (Support Role)
11
Kizaki Honoka
Support Role
7.7
2003 Hitonatsu no Papa e
Japanese Drama, 2003, 10 eps
Satsuki (Support Role)
10
Satsuki
Support Role
6.9
2003 Hotman
Japanese Drama, 2003, 11 eps
Akikawa Satsuki (Support Role)
11
Akikawa Satsuki
Support Role
8.0
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2019 No Longer Human
Japanese Movie, 2019,
(Main Role)
Main Role
0.0
2018 Million Dollar Man
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Towako (Support Role)
Towako
Support Role
0.0
2018 Woman Who Eats
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Keiko Komugita (Main Role)
Keiko Komugita
Main Role
7.5
2018 Holding The Cat in Arms
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Oishi Saori (Main Role)
Oishi Saori
Main Role
7.5
2018 Impossibility Defense
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Tomoko Tada (Main Role)
Tomoko Tada
Main Role
7.6
2015 Shinjuku Swan
Japanese Movie, 2015,
Ageha (Main Role)
Ageha
Main Role
7.3
2012 Helter Skelter
Japanese Movie, 2012,
Lilico (Main Role)
Lilico
Main Role
7.7
2007 Closed Note
Japanese Movie, 2007,
Horii Kae (Main Role)
Horii Kae
Main Role
7.2
2006 The Letters
Japanese Movie, 2006,
Yumiko Shirai (Main Role)
Yumiko Shirai
Main Role
7.5
2006 Angel's Egg
Japanese Movie, 2006,
Saito Natsuki (Main Role)
Saito Natsuki
Main Role
6.4
2006 Ghost Train
Japanese Movie, 2006,
Kimura Nana (Main Role)
Kimura Nana
Main Role
6.3
2006 Sugar and Spice
Japanese Movie, 2006,
Noriko (Main Role)
Noriko
Main Role
6.5
2006 The Mamiya Brothers
Japanese Movie, 2006,
Honma Naomi (Support Role)
Honma Naomi
Support Role
7.1
2005 Shinobi: Heart Under Blade
Japanese Movie, 2005,
Hotarubi (Support Role)
Hotarubi
Support Role
7.6
2005 Break Through!
Japanese Movie, 2005,
Kyung-ja Lee (Support Role)
Kyung-ja Lee
Support Role
7.3
2004 Mondai no Nai Watashitachi
Japanese Movie, 2004,
Maki Shintani (Main Role)
Maki Shintani
Main Role
7.7
Special
Year Title # Role Rating
2016 Seeing with the Heart
Japanese Special, 2016, 1 eps
Arai Mayumi (Main Role)
1
Arai Mayumi
Main Role
8.1
2016 Ooku
Japanese Special, 2016, 2 eps
Omiya / Ume (Main Role)
2
Omiya / Ume
Main Role
6.3
2013 Tokeiya no Musume
Japanese Special, 2013, 1 eps
Miyahara Ryo (Main Role)
1
Miyahara Ryo
Main Role
7.0
2012 Akujo ni Tsuite
Japanese Special, 2012, 1 eps
Tomikoji Kimiko / Suzuki Kimiko (Main Role)
1
Tomikoji Kimiko / Suzuki Kimiko
Main Role
6.0
2007 1 Litre no Namida Special
Japanese Special, 2007, 1 eps
Ikeuchi Aya (Main Role)
1
Ikeuchi Aya
Main Role
8.1
2006 Tenshi no Hashigo
Japanese Special, 2006, 1 eps
(Support Role)
1
Support Role
6.9
2004 Fuyuzora ni Tsuki wa Kagayaku
Japanese Special, 2004, 1 eps
Takano Misa (Support Role)
1
Takano Misa
Support Role
7.0
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2008 Shabekuri 007
Japanese TV Show, 2008, 0 eps
(Guest)
0
Guest
8.6
Articles
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News - Jan 9, 2018

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❄️ The Most Anticipated 2018 Winter Dramas
News - Jan 5, 2018

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3 Tearjerkers That Will Move You Deeply!
Editorials - Oct 20, 2016

Here are 3 top notch dramas that will move you to tears...

A Stalker's Guide to Kubozuka Yosuke
Editorials - Dec 7, 2015

Being famous for his eccentric, unique and weird choices of roles, this guy has climbed up to the top and became one of the most recognizable Japanese actors ever. And I'm gonna show you why he is one of the finest out there.

Japanese Fall 2014 Drama Preview
Editorials - Oct 1, 2014

This is a glimpse about what's coming to Japanase Dramaland this Fall season.