Early lifeAkari Tonegawa was born on April 13, 1975 in Saitama, Japan. She made her film debut in the 1995 film, Hana Yori Dango as Yuriko Asai. In 1997 and 1998, Tonegawa portrayed Sailor Jupiter in the musical, Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon ~ Eternal Legend.
After several small roles on television, Tonegawa presumably retired sometime after her last credited role in 2004.
|1995||Hana Yori Dango||Yuriko Asai|
|1997||Suteki ni Onnazakari|
|Gekai Hiiragi Matasaburou 2|
|Undercover Agent Shiho Kitami||Shizue Kiyohara||Episode 1|
|Hagure Keiji Jyunjouwa|
|2004||Undercover Agent Shiho Kitami||Episode 8|
- Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon ~ Eternal Legend (July 1997)
- Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon ~ Eternal Legend - The Final First Stage (February 1998)
- 40 Carat (1999)
- Emika Sato, who voiced Shigeru Okawahara, portrayed Sailor Jupiter/Makoto Kino in the Sailor Moon musicals before Tonegawa.
- Akari and Yuta Mochizuki, Akira Mimasaka's voice in the anime, acted in two of the Sailor Moon musicals together.