Marie Eguro was born on January 13, 1972 in North Carolina, United States. Eguro studied at Troy Junior High School in Shorewood, Illinois and at Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts. She was accepted into Harvard in 1990 and graduated cum laude in 1996.
In 1990, she returned to Japan to start a career in the entertainment industry. She worked as a pianist, film actress, and commercial talent. Eguro appeared in two films, Hana Yori Dango and Thunderbolt, in 1995.
|1995||Hana Yori Dango||Shizuka Todo|
- Eguro was born in the United States and speaks English fluently, many of her scenes in Hana Yori Dango highlight this skill.