Watanabe Naomi

Naomi Watanabe

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  • First Name: Naomi
  • Family Name: Watanabe
  • Native name: 渡辺直美
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: October 23, 1987
  • Age: 32

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Naomi Watanabe

Watanabe Naomi

  • Name: Watanabe Naomi
  • Native name: 渡辺直美
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: October 23, 1987
  • Age: 32
Naomi Watanabe, is a Japanese actress, comedian, and fashion designer. She rose to fame in 2008 for her imitation of Beyoncé Knowles and was given the title "the Japanese Beyoncé.
Watanabe does impersonations of popular artists in Japanese culture. Among her impersonations, her imitation of Beyoncé Knowles singing "Dreamgirls" and "Crazy in Love" quickly became popular. She has also launched her own fashion line called Punyus,(loosely translated to chubby in English).
Watanabe has long been overweight. On November 25, 2009, Watanabe reported that she had lost 8.5 kg. of weight and 10% of her body fat due to the Carnivorous Meat Diet, which required a low intake of carbohydrates and sugar.
She was seen as a guest in the 2013 anime movie Crayon Shin-chan: Very Tasty! B-class Gourmet Survival!!
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2017 Kanna-san
Japanese Drama, 2017, 10 eps
Suzuki Kanna / Katou Kanna (Main Role)
10
Suzuki Kanna / Katou Kanna
Main Role
7.8
2016 The Hiddens
Hong Kong Drama, 2016, 20 eps
San Zi Kin (Support Role)
20
San Zi Kin
Support Role
5.5
2015 Five Star Tourist
Japanese Drama, 2015, 12 eps
Takase Kyoka (Main Role)
12
Takase Kyoka
Main Role
7.6
2014 Isharyou Bengoshi - Anata no Namida, Okane ni Kaemashou
Japanese Drama, 2014, 12 eps
Umemoto Kurumi (Support Role)
12
Umemoto Kurumi
Support Role
7.7
2011 Yuusha Yoshihiko to Maou no Shiro
Japanese Drama, 2011, 12 eps
[Girl sacrifice to mountain god] (Ep.2) (Guest Role)
12
[Girl sacrifice to mountain god] (Ep.2)
Guest Role
8.2
2011 Deka Wanko
Japanese Drama, 2011, 10 eps
Aoki Kotomi (Support Role)
10
Aoki Kotomi
Support Role
7.3
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2018 Sunny: Our Hearts Beat Together
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Hayashi Ume [Present Day] (Support Role)
Hayashi Ume [Present Day]
Support Role
8.2
Special
Year Title # Role Rating
2014 A Time of Love
Hong Kong Special, 2014, 4 eps
Ho Tien Mei Zi (Ep.4) (Main Role)
4
Ho Tien Mei Zi (Ep.4)
Main Role
6.7
2012 Deka Wanko New Year Special
Japanese Special, 2012, 1 eps
Aoki Kotomi (Support Role)
1
Aoki Kotomi
Support Role
7.6
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2009 School Kakumei!
Japanese TV Show, 2009, 376 eps
Since 2016 (Regular Member)
376
Since 2016
Regular Member
8.4
2008 Shabekuri 007
Japanese TV Show, 2008, 400 eps
(Guest)
400
Guest
8.9
1992 Music Station Super Live
Japanese TV Show, 1992, 27 eps
(Guest)
27
Guest
9.3
1986 MUSIC STATION
Japanese TV Show, 1986, 1328 eps
(Guest)
1328
Guest
9.0
1982 Waratte Iitomo!
Japanese TV Show, 1982, 8054 eps
Monday Regular (Regular Member)
8054
Monday Regular
Regular Member
0.0
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