April 3, 2008 · posted by john · Filed Under blog, cute, gravure, japanese, jpop, model, news, pictures · 2 Comments
Here’s a survey done by Japanese entertainment info and data authority Oricon at the end of last year on the top 10 female “talent” (a Japanese catch-all word for entertainer) that the Japanese men would love to have as their girlfriend. From the overall response it seems like the majority of men placed a big importance on the girl’s smile.
No.1 – Yui Aragaki (新垣結衣,)
Some of the reasons that shot the Okinawa native to the top included “I love her clean cut and cheery image” and “Her smile brings me peace”.
No.2 – Masami Nagasawa (長澤まさみ)
The 20 year old actress prompted comments such as “She looks like she can always give me energy” and “I can be happy with her because she is cheerful and honest”.
No.3 – Maki Horikita (堀北真希)
One of the most popular U-20 (under 20) Japanese actresses. She commanded a whopping 20% viewer rating on her latest Fuji TV drama “Hanazakari no Kimitachi e” and drew responses like “Her boyish charms got me”.
No.4 – Yukie Nakama (仲間 由紀恵)
The popular Okinawan actress of “Gokusen” and “Trick” fame is a former gravure idol and can carry a tune too.
No.5 – Haruka Ayase (綾瀬 はるか)
When asked about the big chested Horipro actress and gravure idol, one of the subjects surveyed answered, “Her smile is so cute”.
No.6 – Ai Otsuka (大塚 愛)
The mega popular AVEX recording artist elicited responses such as “I love her smile”.
No.7 – Aya Ueto (上戸 彩)
“I want to see her smile everyday” was one of the comments given about the “super idol” who excels at both acting and singing.
No.8 – Saki Aibu (相武紗季)
The 22 year old actress hails from Hyogo Prefecture in western Japan and is rumored to be dating Japanese heartthrob Tomoya Nagase.
No.9 – Aki Hoshino (ほしの あき)
The ageless busty pin-up girl needs no introduction. Next to Yinling of Joytoy, this babyfaced sexy doll is probably Japan’s eldest gravure idol!
No.10 – Yuri Ebihara (蛯原 友里)
No one in Japan doesn’t know “Ebi-chan”, as she is affectionately referred to. The Japanese fashion magazine CanCam model has taken cuteness and beauty to another level.