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Yoshioka is a host, actress, and gravure idol, and has demonstrated a wide variety of talents. What is the secret behind her charm?
Her high popularity was evident at a photo book event held in Shinjuku, Tokyo in July 2006. As many as 1,000 fans gathered at the event. Yoshioka appeared in a red one-piece dress, yet she didn’t show a single sign of fatigue.
Yoshioka-san is a hard worker. Influenced by his father who was a cameraman for a video company, he taught himself to act in high school. When he was in college, he traveled back and forth between his parents’ house in Kyoto and his lessons in Tokyo. She is an actress who can compete not only with her looks but also with her acting ability.
An overwhelming smile for fans waiting to see her
On a night in August 2006, Yoshioka was seen at an event hall in Yurakucho, Tokyo. She played the heroine in the movie “Turn Up the Volume, Octopus! I don’t know what you’re singing at all! for which she was the heroine.
At 8:30 p.m., Yoshioka walked out of the backstage entrance and got into a pickup car, smiling at the excited fans waiting to see her.
He said, “I’ve been working in small theaters since I was a teenager, and I’ve had a long hard time. He has been working in small theaters since he was a teenager, so he has had a long and difficult life, and that’s why he takes his fans very seriously. In the movie, you can see that he is also a very talented singer” (TV magazine writer).
Yoshioka is an all-around performer, and her rapid progress is unlikely to stop in 2010.
Photography： Takao Kawakami, Sota Shima, Kazuhiko Nakamura, Keisuke Nishi, Shinji Hasuo Photo： Yoshio Tsunoda / Afro Afro