Yagira Yuya

柳楽優弥 (やぎら ゆうや)

Yuya Yagira柳楽 優弥Yagira Yūya?, born March 26, 1990)is a Japanese actor. His portrayal of 12-year-old Akira in the highly acclaimedNobody Knowswon him a Best Actor Award at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival .

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 Yagira Yuya's Career

.He co-starred with Kie Kitano in Taro Hyugaji'sUnder the Nagasaki Sky.

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 Yagira Yuya's Personal life

Yagira later denied that he had was trying to kill himself, noting that he was the one who called an ambulance after he began feeling ill from taking the pills.  According to his blog:

As a result I felt ill and asked for an ambulance to be called."

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 Yagira Yuya's Filmography



  • Denchi ga Kireru Made(2003)
  • Kunimitsu no Matsuri(2003)

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 Yagira Yuya's Awards

  • Nobody Knows

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 Yagira Yuya's References

  1. Bradshaw, Peter (5 November 2004). "Nobody Knows - Reviews - guardian.co.uk". The Guardian. 
  2. Schilling, Mark (22 January 2010). "'Subete wa Umi ni Naru'". The Japan Times. 
  3. Young, Deborah (23 June 2013). "Under the Nagasaki Sky (Nagasaki no sora): Shanghai Review". The Hollywood Reporter. 
  4. "Yagira Yuya Denies Suicide Attempt". Japan Zone - Entertainment. Japan Zone. 1 September 2008. Retrieved 16 February 2012. 
  5. "Yuuya Yagira Denies Alleged Suicide Attempt Reports". Anime News Network. 2008-09-02. Retrieved 2008-09-02. 
  6. "Yagira Yuya, Ellie Toyota Wed". Japan Zone - Entertainment News. Japan Zone. 15 January 2010. Retrieved 16 February 2012. 
  7. "Festival de Cannes: Nobody Knows". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 11 November 2009. 

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