Rie Tomosaka

Tomosaka Rie

  • Name: Tomosaka Rie
  • Native name: ともさかりえ
  • Also Known as: 友坂理恵, さかとも えり, Sakatomo Eri
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: October 12, 1979
  • Age: 44
Tomosaka Rie is a Japanese actress and pop star from Mitaka-shi, Tokyo, born on October 12, 1979, in Nagano-shi, Nagano. She works for Itoh Company. From 1996 to 1997, she has also released music under the name Eri Sakatomo.

In 1992, Rie Tomosaka joined the entertainment world with the commercial film of "ESTIMA" of Toyota Motor Corporation, and she also began her career as an actress with the NHK TV drama, Kora, Nanba Shiyotto in the same year. In 1993, she came into the limelight in Subarashikikana Jinsei of Fuji TV. In 1995, she came to be known widely at the people because Kintaichi Shonen no Jikenbo, the manga-based popular TV mystery series, in which she co-starred with Domoto Tsuyoshi gained popular extremely. But, Domoto is a popular idol in Japan, so she was envied intensely by his fans.

In 1996, she also made her debut as a singer by "Escalation", and released "Kusyami" in succession. Moreover, she released "Sukini nattara KIRIN LEMON" which was the theme song of a carbonated drink which Kirin Beverage of the subsidiary of Kirin Brewery Company releases and "Docchidemo IN" which was the theme song of camera "AXIA" which Fuji Film released in the name of "Sakatomo Eri" which is a logogriph of Tomosaka Rie from 1996 to 1997.

Tomosaka released eleven singles as a vocalist, often backed by members of Yokohama horn band Big Horns Bee, who toured with her. Her singles "Cappuccino" (1999) and "Shoujo Robot" (2000) were written and produced by her friend Shina Ringo, who also provided piano and the rhythm section from her own band. Four other Ringo songs were also recorded in these sessions ("Mokuren no Cream," "Shampoo," "Ikenai Ko" and "Nihon ni Umarete"), subsequently released as b-sides and album cuts. Ringo also adds chattering to the song "Good For Us" on Tomosaka's album "Murasaki."

"Prime Colors" (45 min., 1997) was a Tomosaka solo performance in twelve distinctive shorts released to VCD.

In 2000, she starred in the TV drama Kimiga Oshietekureta Koto for which Donna Williams’s Nobody Nowhere was adapted. She played a young autistic woman, the character being inspired by the works of autistic author Donna Williams. She played splendidly the difficult role which was considerably different from the active girl whom she played till then. She was highly praised by Donna about an autistic performance and was highly regarded by her talent as an actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress of the Drama Academy Award of "THE TELEVISION" and of the Drama Grand Prix of "Nikkan Sports".

In 2001, Her starring performance in the feature "Chloe" contributed to the film's win at the Berlin Film Festival that year.

She married actor and stage director Masahiko Kawahara in April 2003 and gave birth to a son in October 2004. They divorced at the end of 2008 and she currently raises the child on her own.

She met singer, song-writer, music producer Suneohair aka Kenji Watanabe after co-starring in the 2010 film "Aburakusasu no Matsuri" and married in June of 2011. They divorced in 2016.

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Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
2024 Kururi: Dare ga Watashi to Koi wo Shita?
Japanese Drama, 2024, 10 eps
Tachikawa Anri (Support Role)
10
Tachikawa Anri
Support Role
7.9
2024 Tsukuritai Onna to Tabetai Onna Season 2
Japanese Drama, 2024, 20 eps
Yako Kaname (Support Role)
20
Yako Kaname
Support Role
8.4
2023 Yuyu Wonderland
Japanese Drama, 2023, 12 eps
Manshu Kitsuko / Mankitsu (Main Role)
12
Manshu Kitsuko / Mankitsu
Main Role
0.0
2023 Sorette Pakuri Janai Desuka?
Japanese Drama, 2023, 10 eps
Matasaka Ichiyo (Support Role)
10
Matasaka Ichiyo
Support Role
7.6
2023 Ninja ni Kekkon wa Muzukashii
Japanese Drama, 2023, 11 eps
Tsukino Kaede (Support Role)
11
Support Role
7.4
2022 More than Words
Japanese Drama, 2022, 10 eps
Takagi Kaoru (Support Role)
10
Takagi Kaoru
Support Role
7.6
2021 Nemesis
Japanese Drama, 2021, 10 eps
Amahisa Ikuko (Ep. 5) (Guest Role)
10
Amahisa Ikuko (Ep. 5)
Guest Role
7.5
2021 FM999: 999 Women's Songs
Japanese Drama, 2021, 10 eps
[Homewrecker Woman] (Ep. 3) (Guest Role)
10
[Homewrecker Woman] (Ep. 3)
Guest Role
7.9
2020 Sono Goen, Otodokeshimasu: Mercari de Atta Honto no Hanashi
Japanese Drama, 2020, 6 eps
Hamano Namie (Ep. 4, 6) (Guest Role)
6
Hamano Namie (Ep. 4, 6)
Guest Role
7.6
2020 Kansatsui Asagao 2
Japanese Drama, 2020, 19 eps
Kuwahara Shinobu [Nogeyama Station Violent Offense Department. Shinya's older sister] (Support Role)
19
Kuwahara Shinobu [Nogeyama Station Violent Offense Department. Shinya's older sister]
Support Role
8.2
2019 Innocence: Enzai Bengoshi
Japanese Drama, 2019, 10 eps
Ogasawara Nami (Ep. 4) (Guest Role)
10
Ogasawara Nami (Ep. 4)
Guest Role
7.8
2019 Sasurai Onsen
Japanese Drama, 2019, 12 eps
Tominaga Rie (Ep. 1) (Guest Role)
12
Tominaga Rie (Ep. 1)
Guest Role
7.3
2018 Nuke Mairu - Onna 3-nin Ise Mairi
Japanese Drama, 2018, 8 eps
Oino (Main Role)
8
Main Role
7.7
2018 Innocent Days
Japanese Drama, 2018, 6 eps
Kurata Yoko [Yukino's older stepsister] (Support Role)
6
Kurata Yoko [Yukino's older stepsister]
Support Role
7.7
2017 Ashi Girl
Japanese Drama, 2017, 12 eps
Yoshino (Support Role)
12
Yoshino
Support Role
7.9
2017 Blanket Cats
Japanese Drama, 2017, 7 eps
Ishida Ukie (Ep. 3) (Guest Role)
7
Ishida Ukie (Ep. 3)
Guest Role
7.6
2017 Shikaku Tantei Higurashi Tabito
Japanese Drama, 2017, 9 eps
Haruka / [Doctor] (Ep. 6-8) (Guest Role)
9
Haruka / [Doctor] (Ep. 6-8)
Guest Role
7.9
2016 Jimi ni Sugoi! Koetsu Garu Kono Etsuko
Japanese Drama, 2016, 10 eps
Komoriya Aki [Blogger] (Ep. 2) (Guest Role)
10
Komoriya Aki [Blogger] (Ep. 2)
Guest Role
8.1
2016 Ie Uru Onna
Japanese Drama, 2016, 10 eps
Hyuga Shifumi [Freelance journalist] (Ep.5) (Guest Role)
10
Hyuga Shifumi [Freelance journalist] (Ep.5)
Guest Role
8.0
2016 Higanbana: Keishicho Sosa Nana ka
Japanese Drama, 2016, 10 eps
Karashima Tamami (Ep. 1) (Guest Role)
10
Karashima Tamami (Ep. 1)
Guest Role
7.7
2014 First Class 2
Japanese Drama, 2014, 10 eps
Tabumine Nagiko (Support Role)
10
Tabumine Nagiko
Support Role
7.3
2014 Oyaji no Senaka
Japanese Drama, 2014, 10 eps
Asakura Kanako (Ep.4) (Support Role)
10
Asakura Kanako (Ep.4)
Support Role
7.7
2014 Hanako to Anne
Japanese Drama, 2014, 156 eps
Fukuyama Taki [English teacher] (Support Role)
156
Fukuyama Taki [English teacher]
Support Role
8.1
2013 Gekiryu - Watashi wo Oboete Imasuka?
Japanese Drama, 2013, 8 eps
Akiyoshi Miya (Main Role)
8
Main Role
7.1
2013 Mayonaka no Panya-san
Japanese Drama, 2013, 8 eps
Shinozaki Ritsuko (Support Role)
8
Shinozaki Ritsuko
Support Role
7.3
2013 Last Dinner
Japanese Drama, 2013, 8 eps
{True Heart} Kazama Rin (Ep. 4) (Main Role)
8
{True Heart} Kazama Rin (Ep. 4)
Main Role
6.9
2012 Aibou Season 11
Japanese Drama, 2012, 19 eps
Yamane Michiru (Ep. 12) (Guest Role)
19
Yamane Michiru (Ep. 12)
Guest Role
7.9
2012 Kodoku no Gurume Season 2
Japanese Drama, 2012, 12 eps
Hattori Kumiko (Ep. 9) (Guest Role)
12
Hattori Kumiko (Ep. 9)
Guest Role
8.0
2012 Hakuouki
Japanese Drama, 2012, 11 eps
Osang (Support Role)
11
Osang
Support Role
7.1
2010 Teppan
Japanese Drama, 2010, 151 eps
Fuyumi Nishio (Support Role)
151
Fuyumi Nishio
Support Role
7.8
2010 Zettai Reido
Japanese Drama, 2010, 11 eps
Higuchi Yoko (Ep. 10) (Guest Role)
11
Higuchi Yoko (Ep. 10)
Guest Role
7.6
2009 Tokyo DOGS
Japanese Drama, 2009, 10 eps
Nishioka Yuri [Doctor] (Support Role)
10
Nishioka Yuri [Doctor]
Support Role
7.8
2009 Boku no Imoto
Japanese Drama, 2009, 11 eps
Kirihara Satoko (Support Role)
11
Kirihara Satoko
Support Role
6.8
2008 Atsu Hime
Japanese Drama, 2008, 50 eps
Ochika (Support Role)
50
Ochika
Support Role
7.9
2007 Abarenbo Mama
Japanese Drama, 2007, 10 eps
Hojo Midoriko (Support Role)
10
Hojo Midoriko
Support Role
7.0
2007 Shin Machiben - Otona no Deban
Japanese Drama, 2007, 6 eps
Tokunaga Nao (voice only, ep 5) (Guest Role)
6
Tokunaga Nao (voice only, ep 5)
Guest Role
6.0
2007 Kaette Kita Jikou Keisatsu
Japanese Drama, 2007, 9 eps
Sleep Reiko (Ep. 4) (Guest Role)
9
Sleep Reiko (Ep. 4)
Guest Role
7.6
2007 Sexy Voice and Robo
Japanese Drama, 2007, 11 eps
Emiri (Ep. 8-9) (Guest Role)
11
Emiri (Ep. 8-9)
Guest Role
7.3
2007 Konshu Tsuma ga Uwaki Shimasu
Japanese Drama, 2007, 11 eps
Izumi Tamako [Editor] (Support Role)
11
Izumi Tamako [Editor]
Support Role
6.8
2006 Kami wa Saikoro wo Furanai
Japanese Drama, 2006, 9 eps
Takebayashi Aki (Support Role)
9
Takebayashi Aki
Support Role
7.5
2005 Anego
Japanese Drama, 2005, 10 eps
Sawaki Eriko (Support Role)
10
Sawaki Eriko
Support Role
7.0
2004 Atarashii Kaze
Japanese Drama, 2004, 11 eps
Niimi Mako (Main Role)
11
Main Role
8.0
2003 Kaettekita Locker no Hanako-san
Japanese Drama, 2003, 20 eps
(Unknown)
20
Unknown
8.5
2003 Suika
Japanese Drama, 2003, 10 eps
Kameyama Kizuna (Main Role)
10
Main Role
7.9
2002 Locker no Hanako-san
Japanese Drama, 2002, 24 eps
Kitaura Hanako (Main Role)
24
Main Role
8.0
2002 Haru Ranman
Japanese Drama, 2002, 11 eps
Kawasaki Akane (Main Role)
11
Main Role
8.0
2001 Es Kiken Na Tobira: Megumi Wo Tejou De Tsunaga Toki
Japanese Drama, 2001, 11 eps
Sakaki Midori (Support Role)
11
Sakaki Midori
Support Role
0.0
2001 Joshiana
Japanese Drama, 2001, 11 eps
Kayama Mariko (Main Role)
11
Kayama Mariko
Main Role
2.5
2001 Hojo Tokimune
Japanese Drama, 2001, 49 eps
Shoko (Support Role)
49
Shoko
Support Role
7.0
2000 Kimi ga Oshiete Kureta Koto
Japanese Drama, 2000, 12 eps
Amemiya Mayuko (Main Role)
12
Main Role
7.9
1999 Africa no Yoru
Japanese Drama, 1999, 11 eps
Kimura Midori (Support Role)
11
Kimura Midori
Support Role
7.6
1998 Tabloid
Japanese Drama, 1998, 10 eps
Shirakawa Kurumi (Support Role)
10
Support Role
7.4
1998 Kira Kira Hikaru
Japanese Drama, 1998, 10 eps
(Ep. 6) (Guest Role)
10
(Ep. 6)
Guest Role
7.7
1997 Five
Japanese Drama, 1997, 11 eps
Takigawa Asami (Main Role)
11
Main Role
6.2
1996 Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo 2
Japanese Drama, 1996, 9 eps
Nanase Miyuki (Main Role)
9
Nanase Miyuki
Main Role
7.9
1995 Hanayome wa 16-sai
Japanese Drama, 1995, 10 eps
10
Main Role
7.4
1995 Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo
Japanese Drama, 1995, 8 eps
Nanase Miyuki (Main Role)
8
Nanase Miyuki
Main Role
7.9
1994 Soft Boiled Eggs
Japanese Drama, 1994, 9 eps
Oba Nao [Third daughter] (Main Role)
9
Oba Nao [Third daughter]
Main Role
6.0
1994 Ue Wo Muite Aruko!
Japanese Drama, 1994, 12 eps
Hitomi (Support Role)
12
Hitomi
Support Role
8.0
1993 Subarashiki Kana Jinsei
Japanese Drama, 1993, 12 eps
Takahata Haruka (Support Role)
12
Takahata Haruka
Support Role
7.3
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
2024 April, Come She Will
Japanese Movie, 2024,
Koizumi Nana (Support Role)
Koizumi Nana
Support Role
7.7
2020 You to Bakemono ni Naru Chichi ga Tsurai
Japanese Movie, 2020,
Tadokoro Saeko (Support Role)
Tadokoro Saeko
Support Role
7.8
2020 Mellow
Japanese Movie, 2020,
Aoki Mariko [Regular customer] (Support Role)
Aoki Mariko [Regular customer]
Support Role
7.5
2019 Sadako
Japanese Movie, 2019,
Hatsuko Sobue (Support Role)
Hatsuko Sobue
Support Role
6.5
2018 Sunny: Our Hearts Beat Together
Japanese Movie, 2018,
Shin [Present day] (Support Role)
Shin [Present day]
Support Role
8.0
2017 P to JK
Japanese Movie, 2017,
Motoya Yoko [Kako’s mother] (Support Role)
Motoya Yoko [Kako’s mother]
Support Role
7.0
2015 Poison Berry in My Brain
Japanese Movie, 2015,
Yamazaki Mihoko (Support Role)
Yamazaki Mihoko
Support Role
7.4
2013 Crying 100 Times: Every Raindrop Falls
Japanese Movie, 2013,
Nakamura Natsuko (Support Role)
Nakamura Natsuko
Support Role
6.9
2012 Hi-Zai
Japanese Movie, 2012,
(Unknown)
Unknown
0.0
2010 A Boy and His Samurai
Japanese Movie, 2010,
Yusa Hiroko (Main Role)
Main Role
7.6
2009 Goodbye, My Secret Friend
Japanese Movie, 2009,
Mitsuko (Support Role)
Mitsuko
Support Role
7.6
2008 Samurai Gangsters
Japanese Movie, 2008,
Oshima (Bit part)
Oshima
Bit part
5.0
2003 1980
Japanese Movie, 2003,
Hashiba Reiko (Main Role)
Main Role
8.0
2002 Aiki
Japanese Movie, 2002,
Masako (Support Role)
Masako
Support Role
8.0
2001 Chloe
Japanese Movie, 2001,
Chloe (Main Role)
Main Role
6.5
1997 Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo: Shanghai Ningyo Densetsu
Japanese Movie, 1997,
Miyuki Nanase (Main Role)
Main Role
7.8
1996 In Tomoko's Case
Japanese Movie, 1996,
Tamura Tomoko (Main Role)
Main Role
10.0
Special
Year Title # Role Rating
2023 Taiga Dorama ga Umareta Hi
Japanese Special, 2023, 1 eps
Awashima Chikage (Support Role)
1
Awashima Chikage
Support Role
7.8
2022 Kansatsui Asagao 2022 Special
Japanese Special, 2022, 1 eps
(Support Role)
1
Support Role
7.9
2021 Daisan no Jikou
Japanese Special, 2021, 1 eps
Honma Yukie (Support Role)
1
Honma Yukie
Support Role
7.0
2018 Ashi Girl: Chojiku Love-Com Futatabi
Japanese Special, 2018, 1 eps
Yoshino (Support Role)
1
Yoshino
Support Role
7.6
2016 Asa ga Kita Spin Off: Warenabe ni Tojibuta
Japanese Special, 2016, 1 eps
Satsuki (Main Role)
1
Satsuki
Main Role
7.6
2012 Yo nimo Kimyo na Monogatari: 2012 Spring Special
Japanese Special, 2012, 1 eps
{7-sai ni Nattara} Shimohira Keiko (Support Role)
1
{7-sai ni Nattara} Shimohira Keiko
Support Role
7.6
2008 Koori no Hana
Japanese Special, 2008, 2 eps
Otsuka Miharu (Support Role)
2
Otsuka Miharu
Support Role
7.3
2006 Yo nimo Kimyo na Monogatari: 15th Anniversary Special Edition
Japanese Special, 2006, 1 eps
{Ame no Houmonsha} Asano Sayoko (Main Role)
1
{Ame no Houmonsha} Asano Sayoko
Main Role
7.1
2006 Satomi Hakkenden
Japanese Special, 2006, 2 eps
Funamushi (Support Role)
2
Funamushi
Support Role
7.5
2005 Anego Special
Japanese Special, 2005, 1 eps
Sawaki Eriko (Support Role)
1
Sawaki Eriko
Support Role
6.9
2005 Start Line - Namida no Sprinter
Japanese Special, 2005, 1 eps
Mizushima Kyoko (Support Role)
1
Mizushima Kyoko
Support Role
7.0
2005 Looking Up While Walking: The Sakamoto Kyu Story
Japanese Special, 2005, 1 eps
Kashiwagi Yukiko (Support Role)
1
Kashiwagi Yukiko
Support Role
5.0
2002 Red Beard
Japanese Special, 2002, 1 eps
Oyumi (Support Role)
1
Oyumi
Support Role
4.0
2001 Yo nimo Kimyo na Monogatari: 2001 Fall Special
Japanese Special, 2001, 1 eps
{Mama Shin Hatsubai!} Sari (Main Role)
1
{Mama Shin Hatsubai!} Sari
Main Role
8.0
1999 Planet Spring
Japanese Special, 1999, 1 eps
Nakagawa Miki (Support Role)
1
Nakagawa Miki
Support Role
2.0
1997 Owarai Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo
Japanese Special, 1997, 1 eps
Nanase Miyuki (Main Role)
1
Nanase Miyuki
Main Role
0.0
1996 Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo Towa Hozonban
Japanese Special, 1996, 1 eps
Nanase Miyuki (Main Role)
1
Nanase Miyuki
Main Role
0.0
1995 Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo: Yukiyasha Densetsu Satsujin Jiken
Japanese Special, 1995, 1 eps
Nanase Miyuki (Main Role)
1
Nanase Miyuki
Main Role
7.8
1995 Yo nimo Kimyo na Monogatari: 1995 Fall Special
Japanese Special, 1995, 1 eps
{Tomoko no nagai yoru} Tamura Tomoko (Main Role)
1
{Tomoko no nagai yoru} Tamura Tomoko
Main Role
0.0
1995 Kindaichi Shonen no Jikenbo: Gakuen Nanafushigi Satsujin Jiken
Japanese Special, 1995, 1 eps
Nanase Miyuki (Main Role)
1
Nanase Miyuki
Main Role
7.8
1995 Yo nimo Kimyo na Monogatari: 1995 Spring Special
Japanese Special, 1995, 1 eps
{Tomoko no nagai asa} Tamura Tomoko (Main Role)
1
{Tomoko no nagai asa} Tamura Tomoko
Main Role
8.1
TV Show
Year Title # Role Rating
2021 1-Oku 3000-Mannin no SHOW Channel
Japanese TV Show, 2021, 122 eps
(Ep. 91) (Guest)
122
(Ep. 91)
Guest
8.2
2014 KinKi Kids no BunBuBoon
Japanese TV Show, 2014, 417 eps
(Ep.214) (Guest)
417
(Ep.214)
Guest
8.8
2008 Vs Arashi
Japanese TV Show, 2008, 561 eps
(Ep. 505) (Guest)
561
(Ep. 505)
Guest
8.5
2007 Hore yuke! Star Daisakusen: Mari Momi Kiki Ippatsu!
Japanese TV Show, 2007, 26 eps
(Ep.4) (Guest)
26
(Ep.4)
Guest
0.0
1986 MUSIC STATION
Japanese TV Show, 1986, 1328 eps
[Performer] (Guest)
1328
[Performer]
Guest
8.1
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Tomosaka Rie

Rie Tomosaka
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  • First Name: Rie
  • Family Name: Tomosaka
  • Native name: ともさかりえ
  • Also Known as: 友坂理恵, さかとも えり, Sakatomo Eri
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: October 12, 1979
  • Age: 44

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