Yuki Uchida (
In 1995, she starred in the Hana Yori Dango film as Tsukushi Makino. She was the first actress to portray Tsukushi in a live-action production. Uchida also sang the theme song for the movie, "Baby's Growing Up".
Yuki Uchida was born on November 16, 1975 in Tokyo, Japan. Uchida attended Fujimura Women's Junior and Senior High School (
Uchida made her television drama debut in 1992 on Sono toki Heartwa Nusumareta. She modeled swimwear for Unitika in 1993, and began gaining fame as a Japanese idol. Uchida left high school around this time to pursue her career full time.
In 1994, she starred in Toki o Kakeru Shojo, which is based on the popular novel, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time. Uchida went on to star and appear in Hana Yori Dango (1995), Cat's Eye (1997), Dare Yorimo Mama o Ai su (2006), and Bambino! (2007).
She left show business to marry Hidetaka Yoshioka on November 28, 2002. However, she returned after their divorce in December 2005.
|1995||Hana Yori Dango||Tsukushi Makino|
|1997||Cat's Eye||Ai Kisugi|
|2007||Glory to the Filmmaker!|
|Welcome to the Quiet Room||Sakura Asuka|
|2010||Bayside Shakedown 3||Natsumi Shinohara|
|Bayside Shakedown The Final||Natsumi Shinohara|
|1992||Sono toki Heartwa Nusumareta||Saki Aso|
|1993||Hitotsu Yane no Shita||Rina Hiyoshi|
|If Moshimo||Episode 8 only|
|Jajauma Narashi||Aya Tamaki|
|Yonimo Kimyō na Monogatari||Maki|
|Toki o Kakeru Shojo||Kazuko Yoshiyama|
|Jū Nana Sai|
|Tsubasa o Kudasai!||Toko Kawabe|
|Bayside Shakedown||Natsumi Shinohara||Television movie|
|Kōri no Sekai||Tsukiko Shono|
|2000||Tenshi ga Kieta Machi||Tamaki Yoshii|
|Namida o Fuite||Tamami Saito|
|2001||Big Wing||Kumiko Yoshikawa|
|2002||Kita no Kuni Kara 2002 Yuigon||Yui Takamura|
|2006||Dare Yorimo Mama o Ai su||Yuki Kamon|
|Matsumoto Seichō Special Chihōshi o Kau Onna|
|Iryū 2: Team Medical Dragon 2||Kazumi Kataoka|
|2008||Innocent Love||Kiyoka Tono|
|Yonimo Kimyō na Monogatari||Kaori Shinozuka|
|2009||Kami no Shizuku||Maki Saionji|
|Gine Sanfujinka no Onnatachi||Kazuyo Segawa|
|2010||Kenji Onijima Hēhachirō||Maki Morimoto|
|2011||Taisetsu na Koto wa Subete Kimi ga Oshiete Kureta||Aya Mizutani|
|Don Quixote||Ayumi Sabashima|
|2012||Saigo Kara Nibanme no Koi||Midori Hatanaka|
|Hayami San to Yobareru Hi Special Zenpen|
|Mirai Nikki: Another World||Rei Jinguji|
|Bayside Shakedown: The Last TV Salary Man|
|Doctor-X: Gekai Daimon Michiko||Hiromi Jonouchi||episodes 1-5, 7-8|
|Kaen Kita no Eiyū Aterui Den|
|Doubles: Futari no Keiji||Ryoko Kusaka|
|Doctor-X: Gekai Daimon Michiko 2||Hiromi Jonouchi|
|Zoku Saigo Kara Nibanme no Koi||Mariko Nagakura|
|Doctor-X: Gekai Daimon Michiko 3||Hiromi Jonouchi|
|Gisou no Fuufu||Shiori Mizumori|
|2016||Haburashi / Onna Tomodachi||Suzune Makabe|
|Naomi to Kanako||Kanako Hattori|
|Doctor X: Gekai Daimon Michiko SP||Hiromi Jonouchi|
|Doctor X ~ Gekai Daimon Michiko 4||Hiromi Jonouchi|
- During the production of Hana Yori Dango, Yoko Kamio visited the set in Roppongi and met Uchida.
- She was awarded Best Actress for her portrayal of Tsukushi Makino in Hana Yori Dango at the 5th Japan Film Professional Awards.
- Uchida and Tomoko Ikuta played supporting roles in the 1992 drama, Sono Toki, Heart wa Nusumareta. Takuya Kimura, the voice of Rui Hanazawa in the drama CDs, starred in the series.
- Yuki Uchida co-starred in Cat's Eye (1997) and Akimahende! (1998) with Norika Fujiwara.
- Uchida appeared in Bambino! alongside Jun Matsumoto, who previously portrayed Tsukasa Domyoji in the 2005 Japanese drama.
- Reportedly, Shun Oguri is a fan of Yuki Uchida and began his career by attending her acting school, hoping to meet her. Shun Oguri later played Rui Hanazawa in Hana Yori Dango (2005).
- Yuki Uchida and Rumi Shishido both appeared in commercials for the confectionery company Lotte (
ロッテ) in the early 1990s.