Wakao Ayako

Ayako Wakao

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  • First Name: Ayako
  • Family Name: Wakao
  • Native name: 若尾 文子
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: November 8, 1933
  • Age: 85

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Ayako Wakao

Wakao Ayako

  • Name: Wakao Ayako
  • Native name: 若尾 文子
  • Nationality: Japanese
  • Gender: Female
  • Born: November 8, 1933
  • Age: 85
Wakao Ayako is a Japaneses actress. She has appeared in over 100 films and won a handful of Best Actress awards. During the 50s and 60s, she starred alongside Daiei’s most famous actors in many of the studios biggest movies, including 20 films from maverick director Yasuzo MASUMURA. Her most prestigious appearance came as Kayo in Yasujiro OZU’s 1959 classic Ukigusa (Floating Weeds).
Drama
Year Title # Role Rating
1998 Tokugawa Yoshinobu
Japanese Drama, 1998, 49 eps
(Support Role)
49
Support Role
0.0
1988 Takeda Shingen
Japanese Drama, 1988, 50 eps
Oi Hime & narrator (Support Role)
50
Oi Hime & narrator
Support Role
8.5
Movie
Year Title Role Rating
1987 Princess from the Moon
Japanese Movie, 1987,
Tayoshime (Main Role)
Tayoshime
Main Role
7.3
1971 Tora-san 6: Shattered Romance
Japanese Movie, 1971,
Akashi Yuko (Support Role)
Akashi Yuko
Support Role
8.0
1966 Red Angel
Japanese Movie, 1966,
(Unknown)
Unknown
6.5
1966 Irezumi
Japanese Movie, 1966,
Otsuya (Main Role)
Otsuya
Main Role
7.0
1965 Seisaku's Wife
Japanese Movie, 1965,
Okane (Main Role)
Okane
Main Role
7.3
1964 Manji
Japanese Movie, 1964,
Tokumitsu Mitsuko (Main Role)
Tokumitsu Mitsuko
Main Role
7.9
1963 Yukinojo henge
Japanese Movie, 1963,
Namiji (Support Role)
Namiji
Support Role
7.8
1962 The Graceful Brute
Japanese Movie, 1962,
Yukie Mitani (Main Role)
Yukie Mitani
Main Role
7.5
1962 Diary of a Mad Old Man
Japanese Movie, 1962,
Satsuko (Main Role)
Satsuko
Main Role
4.5
1961 A Wife Confesses
Japanese Movie, 1961,
Takigawa Ayako (Main Role)
Takigawa Ayako
Main Role
7.0
1960 A Woman's Testament
Japanese Movie, 1960,
Kimi (Main Role)
Kimi
Main Role
0.0
1959 Floating Weeds
Japanese Movie, 1959,
Kayo (Support Role)
Kayo
Support Role
8.4
1957 Aozora Musume
Japanese Movie, 1957,
Ono Yoko (Main Role)
Ono Yoko
Main Role
8.8
1957 Suzakumon
Japanese Movie, 1957,
Princess Chikako (Main Role)
Princess Chikako
Main Role
0.0
1956 Street of Shame
Japanese Movie, 1956,
Yasumi (Main Role)
Yasumi
Main Role
8.2
1953 A Geisha
Japanese Movie, 1953,
Eiko / Miyoei (Main Role)
Eiko / Miyoei
Main Role
7.6
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