Nao Furuhata (古畑 奈和 (ふるはた なお) Furuhata Nao, born September 15, 1996 in Aichi, Japan) is a Japanese idol, member of SKE48 and former member of AKB48. She co-starred as Shizuka Todo in the musical adaptation of Boys Over Flowers.


Early life

Nao Furuhata was born on September 15, 1996 in the Aichi Prefecture of Japan.


Furuhata auditioned for the idol group, SKE48 in October 2011. She debuted on November 26, 2011, and was promoted to Team E on August 29, 2012. She joined AKB48's Team K in April 2013 and left the group on March 26, 2015.

In 2015, she made her stage debut in AKB49: Ren'ai Kinshi Jōrei. The following year she appeared in Hana Yori Dango: The Musical as Shizuka Todo.



Television dramas

Year Title Role Notes
2015 Yamegoku: Yakuza Yamete Itadakimasu Ai Kazami Episode 3
Majisuka Gakuen 4 Diva
Majisuka Gakuen 5 Snake
AKB Horror Night: Adrenaline's Night episode 4
2016 AKB Love Night: Love Factory Misa episode 14

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