Rei Dan (Actress)

Rei Dan

Rei Dan is a Japanese actress and television personality. Her real name is Mayumi Yamazaki.

Dan's stage name is derived from the fact that the kanji character 「檀」 can be read as either Mayumi or Dan.

She married singer/actor Mitsuhiro Oikawa on July 27, 2011 after a year of dating.

Native name
檀れい (DAN Rei)
Dan-chan, Mayumi
Shin’onsen, Mikata, Hyogo Prefecture
August 3, 1971 (age 45)
5' 4" (162 cm)
Blood type
Mitsuhiro Oikawa (married July 27, 2011)
Films, stage, TV dramas, commercials
Shochiku Entertainment

Filmography as actor

Year Movie Role
2013 Kujikenaide Toyo Shibata (young woman)
2013 7 Days of Himawari and Her Puppies
2012 Girls For Keeps
2012 Ace Attorney Chihiro Ayasato (Mia Fey)
2011 Life Back Then
2011 Ninja Kids!!! Mom
2011 Little Ghostly Adventures of the Tofu Boy
2009 Snow Prince
2009 Pandemic Eiko Kobayashi, WHO medical officer
2008 Kabei: Our Mother
2006 Love and Honor

Latest news

  • Kujikenaide cast

    Kaoru Yachigusa’s “Kujikenaide” supporting cast revealed

    Back in February, it was announced that veteran actress Kaoru Yachigusa will star in Kujikenaide, an adaptation of late poet Toyo Shibata’s best-selling anthology of the same name. Today it was...

    4 years ago
  • Pandemic flyer

    More on Takahisa Zeze’s “Pandemic”

    The official website for Takahisa Zeze’s Pandemic (Kansen Rettou) went live today and there have been all sorts of new developments since the movie was first announced at the beginning of the...

    9 years ago
  • Satoshi Tsumabuki

    Satoshi Tsumabuki to star in “Pandemic”

    Satoshi Tsumabuki (Waterboys, Dororo) has been cast alongside actress Rei Dan in Takahisa Zeze‘s upcoming thriller Pandemic (Kansen Rettou). The story, inspired by recent fear of avian flu,...

    9 years ago


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Last Updated 18 Nov 2014 at 22:32