Yamamoto Maika

Maika Yamamoto

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  • First Name: Maika
  • Family Name: Yamamoto
  • Native name: 山本舞香
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: October 13, 1997
  • Age: 22

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Maika Yamamoto

Yamamoto Maika

  • Name: Yamamoto Maika
  • Native name: 山本舞香
  • Given name:
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: October 13, 1997
  • Age: 22
Yamamoto Maika is a Japanese actress, TV personality, and fashion model. She is known for her roles as Kaede Kayano in Assassination Classroom, Chiyomi Horikiri in the 2015 television drama Minami-kun no Koibito, and Mizuki Kurata in the 2018 film adaptation of the manga series After the Rain, among others.

Yamamoto was born in 1997 in Tottori Prefecture, Japan, and made her entertainment debut as the 14th Mitsui ReHouse Girl in 2011. Her first acting role came in 2011 in the Fuji TV series Soredemo, Ikite Yuku. At the age of 15 she moved to Tokyo to attend private high school while pursuing an acting career. In 2015 she played the role of Kaede Kayano in Assassination Classroom, the film adaptation of Yūsei Matsui's manga. That same year she played the lead role of Chiyomi Horikiri, a young dancer and writer who shrinks in size, in the 2015 Fuji TV adaptation of the Shungicu Uchida manga Minami-kun no Koibito.

Yamamoto was an exclusive model for nicola as a teenager. Her first photobook was published by Kodansha in March 2018.

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Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2019 Rinsho Hanzai Gakusha Himura Hideo no Suiri Season 2
Japanese Drama, 2019, 2 eps
Ezawa Hatoko (Support Role)
2
Ezawa Hatoko
Support Role
8.2
2019 Heaven
Japanese Drama, 2019, 10 eps
Kuze Mitsuyo [Young] (Ep.7) (Guest Role)
10
Kuze Mitsuyo [Young] (Ep.7)
Guest Role
7.2
2019 Scams
Japanese Drama, 2019, 9 eps
Azuma Misaki (Support Role)
9
Azuma Misaki
Support Role
7.8
2019 Game mitai ni ikanai.
Japanese Drama, 2019, 8 eps
Tozuka Rumi (Main Role)
8
Tozuka Rumi
Main Role
0.0
2019 Radiation House
Japanese Drama, 2019, 11 eps
Sakamoto Mizuki (Ep. 4) (Guest Role)
11
Sakamoto Mizuki (Ep. 4)
Guest Role
8.5
2019 Trace: Kasouken no Otoko
Japanese Drama, 2019, 11 eps
Shimamoto Yu (Ep. 5) (Guest Role)
11
Shimamoto Yu (Ep. 5)
Guest Role
8.2
2018 Cheer☆Dan
Japanese Drama, 2018, 10 eps
Shibata Maki (Support Role)
10
Shibata Maki
Support Role
7.8
2018 Yareta Kamo Iinkai
Japanese Drama, 2018, 8 eps
Machida Nobuko / Matilda (Ep. 5) (Guest Role)
8
Machida Nobuko / Matilda (Ep. 5)
Guest Role
6.8
2018 Konda Teru no Gouhou Recipe
Japanese Drama, 2018, 10 eps
Maki Haru (Main Role)
10
Maki Haru
Main Role
8.6
2017 Manga Mitai ni Ikanai
Japanese Drama, 2017, 10 eps
Tozuka Rumi (Support Role)
10
Tozuka Rumi
Support Role
6.9
2017 SR Saitama's Rapper: Mike's Lane
Japanese Drama, 2017, 12 eps
Toko (Support Role)
12
Toko
Support Role
8.0
2017 Yasuragi no Sato
Japanese Drama, 2017, 129 eps
Kikumura Kozue (Week 1) (Guest Role)
129
Kikumura Kozue (Week 1)
Guest Role
8.8
2016 Yassan
Japanese Drama, 2016, 6 eps
Misaki (Support Role)
6
Misaki
Support Role
7.1
2016 Nezumi, Edo wo Hashiru 2
Japanese Drama, 2016, 8 eps
Kion (Ep. 2) (Guest Role)
8
Kion (Ep. 2)
Guest Role
7.9
2015 Minami-kun no Koibito: My Little Lover
Japanese Drama, 2015, 10 eps
Horikiri Chiyomi (Main Role)
10
Horikiri Chiyomi
Main Role
7.7
2014 Yoru no Sensei
Japanese Drama, 2014, 10 eps
(Support Role)
10
Support Role
6.7
2013 49
Japanese Drama, 2013, 11 eps
Takami Sachi (Support Role)
11
Takami Sachi
Support Role
7.5
2013 Kamen Teacher
Japanese Drama, 2013, 12 eps
Kobayashi Saeko (Support Role)
12
Kobayashi Saeko
Support Role
7.6
2013 Kasuka na Kanojo
Japanese Drama, 2013, 11 eps
Kyozuka Risa [Class 3-2] (Support Role)
11
Kyozuka Risa [Class 3-2]
Support Role
7.8
2013 Mahoro Ekimae Bangaichi
Japanese Drama, 2013, 12 eps
Ashihara Sonoko (Ep. 9-10) (Guest Role)
12
Ashihara Sonoko (Ep. 9-10)
Guest Role
8.4
2012 13-sai no Hello Work
Japanese Drama, 2012, 9 eps
Tamura Maho [1990] (Support Role)
9
Tamura Maho [1990]
Support Role
7.3
2011 Soredemo, Ikite Yuku
Japanese Drama, 2011, 11 eps
Toyama Futaba [Young] (Support Role)
11
Toyama Futaba [Young]
Support Role
8.7
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2019 Tokyo Ghoul S
Japanese Movie, 2019,
Kirishima Toka (Support Role)
Kirishima Toka
Support Role
7.9
2019 The Movie: Final Fantasy XIV Hikari no Otousan
Japanese Movie, 2019,
[Akio's sister] (Support Role)
[Akio's sister]
Support Role
8.6
2018 Gangoose
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Yuki (Support Role)
Yuki
Support Role
8.0
2018 Sunny: Our Hearts Beat Together
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Serika [High School] (Main Role)
Serika [High School]
Main Role
8.2
2018 After the Rain
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Kurata Mizuki (Support Role)
Kurata Mizuki
Support Role
7.4
2017 I'm Underage But I'm Not a Child
Japanese Movie, 2017,
Matsui Saaya (Support Role)
Matsui Saaya
Support Role
7.7
2017 The Blue Hearts
Japanese Movie, 2017,
Yoshida Yano (Love Letter) (Support Role)
Yoshida Yano (Love Letter)
Support Role
7.9
2017 Daytime Shooting Star
Japanese Movie, 2017,
Nekota Yuyuka (Support Role)
Nekota Yuyuka
Support Role
8.2
2016 The Magnificent Nine
Japanese Movie, 2016,
Natsu (Main Role)
Natsu
Main Role
7.6
2016 Assassination Classroom: Graduation
Japanese Movie, 2016,
Kaede Kayano (Main Role)
Kaede Kayano
Main Role
8.1
2016 Cherry Blossom Memories
Japanese Movie, 2016,
Miku (Main Role)
Miku
Main Role
7.7
2015 Z Island
Japanese Movie, 2015,
Hyuga (Support Role)
Hyuga
Support Role
6.8
2015 Assassination Classroom
Japanese Movie, 2015,
Kaede Kayano / Yukimura Akari (Main Role)
Kaede Kayano / Yukimura Akari
Main Role
7.8
2013 Madame Marmalade's Mysterious: Puzzle Question Version
Japanese Movie, 2013,
(Support Role)
Support Role
6.0
Special
Year Title # Role Rating
2016 Koisuru JK Zombie
Japanese Special, 2016, 0 eps
Tachibana Maria (Main Role)
0
Tachibana Maria
Main Role
7.3
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