Throughout history, there have been many Japanese women film & theater personalities who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great Japanese female film & theater personalities such as Rinko Kikuchi, Ayako Fujitani, Kiko Mizuhara, Sola Aoi, Maria Ozawa.
Sonoya MizunoSonoya Mizuno
01 July 1986, Japanese, British
Actress
Rinko KikuchiRinko Kikuchi
06 January 1981, Japanese
Actress

Reina TriendlReina Triendl
23 January 1992, Austrian, Japanese
Model

Ayako FujitaniAyako Fujitani
07 December 1979, Japanese
Actor, Writer, Novelist

KoyukiKoyuki
18 December 1976, Japanese
Actress, Model

Kiko MizuharaKiko Mizuhara
15 October 1990, Japanese, American
Actress, Model
Rila FukushimaRila Fukushima
16 January 1989, Japanese
Model

Rie TakahashiRie Takahashi
27 February 1994, Japanese
Voice Actress

Miyuki SawashiroMiyuki Sawashiro
02 June 1985, Japanese
Voice Actor
Ayane SakuraAyane Sakura
29 January 1994, Japanese
Voice Actress

Satomi IshiharaSatomi Ishihara
24 December 1986, Japanese
Actress
Erika SawajiriErika Sawajiri
08 April 1986, Japanese
Actress

Naoko MoriNaoko Mori
29 November 1971, Japanese
Actress

Haruka AyaseHaruka Ayase
24 March 1985, Japanese
Actress

Asa AkiraAsa Akira
03 January 1986, Japanese, American
Actress

Kairi SaneKairi Sane
23 September 1988, Japanese
Professional Wrestler
Maria OzawaMaria Ozawa
08 January 1986, Japanese
Adult Film Star, AV idol, Stripper, Actor, Glamour

Merle DandridgeMerle Dandridge
31 May 1975, Japanese, American
Actress

Liv UllmannLiv Ullmann
16 December 1938, Japanese, Norwegian
Actress

Kana HanazawaKana Hanazawa
25 February 1989, Japanese
Voice Actress
Samaire ArmstrongSamaire Armstrong
31 October 1980, Japanese, American
Actress

Tao OkamotoTao Okamoto
22 May 1985, Japanese
Actress
Ayumi HamasakiAyumi Hamasaki
02 October 1978, Japanese
Singer, Seiyū, Songwriter, Model, Actor,

Chiaki KuriyamaChiaki Kuriyama
10 October 1984, Japanese
Actor, Singer, Model, Seiyū, Fashion model

Sola AoiSola Aoi
11 November 1983, Japanese
Adult Film Star, Actor, Singer, AV idol, Tarento
Yui HatanoYui Hatano
24 May 1988, Japanese
Actress

Sada AbeSada Abe
28 May 1905, Japanese
Geisha, Criminal
Rie KugimiyaRie Kugimiya
30 May 1979, Japanese
Voice actress

Maaya UchidaMaaya Uchida
27 December 1989, Japanese
Actress

Eleanor MatsuuraEleanor Matsuura
Japanese
 
Namie AmuroNamie Amuro
20 September 1977, Japanese
Record producer

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Empress MichikoEmpress Michiko
20 October 1934, Japanese
Consort
Kyary Pamyu PamyuKyary Pamyu Pamyu
01 January 1993, Japanese
Singer

Masako NozawaMasako Nozawa
25 October 1936, Japanese
Actress

Yū AoiYū Aoi
17 August 1985, Japanese
Actor, Fashion model, Model

Keiko KitagawaKeiko Kitagawa
22 August 1986, Japanese
Actor, Model, Fashion model, Film actor
Marica HaseMarica Hase
26 September 1981, Japanese
Adult Film Stars
Yuma AsamiYuma Asami
24 March 1987, Japanese
Actor, Adult Film Star, Model, Singer, AV idol,

Akiho YoshizawaAkiho Yoshizawa
03 March 1984, Japanese
Actor, Adult Film Star, AV idol, Glamor model

Mie HamaMie Hama
20 November 1943, Japanese
Actor

Miyoshi UmekiMiyoshi Umeki
08 May 1929, Japanese, American
Actor, Singer, Television actor
Aino KishiAino Kishi
01 February 1988, Japanese
AV idol, Glamor model

Tina YuzukiTina Yuzuki
29 October 1986, Japanese
Film actor, Singer, Adult Film Star, Actor, AV

Yōko IshinoYōko Ishino
20 February 1968, Japanese
Actor, Tarento

Kaho MinamiKaho Minami
20 January 1964, Japanese
Actor

Mao InoueMao Inoue
09 January 1987, Japanese
Actor, Child actor
Kyoko FukadaKyoko Fukada
02 November 1982, Japanese
Actor, Model, Singer, Seiyū, Musician

Nanako MatsushimaNanako Matsushima
13 October 1973, Japanese
Japanese actress
Meisa KurokiMeisa Kuroki
28 May 1988, Japanese
Japanese actress

Aoi MiyazakiAoi Miyazaki
30 November 1985, Japanese
Actor, Model, Fashion model, Child actor

Sayaka AkimotoSayaka Akimoto
Japanese
Japanese actress
Meiko KajiMeiko Kaji
24 March 1947, Japanese
Actor, Singer, Musician

Hotaru AkaneHotaru Akane
25 October 1983, Japanese
Adult Film Star, Model, AV idol, Actor, Tarento,
Haruka KurodaHaruka Kuroda
1977 AD, Japanese
singer

Momoe YamaguchiMomoe Yamaguchi
17 January 1959, Japanese
Actor, Singer, Lyricist

Setsuko HaraSetsuko Hara
17 June 1920, Japanese
Actress

Yua AidaYua Aida
12 August 1984, Japanese
AV idol, Adult Film Star, Glamor model

Masako NatsumeMasako Natsume
17 December 1957, Japanese
Actor, Model, Poet
Riyo MoriRiyo Mori
24 December 1986, Japanese
Actress

Takako FujiTakako Fuji
27 July 1972, Japanese
Japanese actress

Aya UetoAya Ueto
14 September 1985, Japanese
Actress

Crystal KayCrystal Kay
26 February 1986, Japanese, American
Actor, Singer, Seiyū
Rino SashiharaRino Sashihara
21 November 1992, Japanese
Singer, Seiyū, Actor, Tarento, Model

Yu YamadaYu Yamada
05 July 1984, Japanese
Japanese model
Yukie NakamaYukie Nakama
30 October 1979, Japanese
Actor, Singer, Seiyū

Haruna KawaguchiHaruna Kawaguchi
10 February 1995, Japanese
Actress

Takako MatsuTakako Matsu
10 June 1977, Japanese
Japanese actress
Yōko OgawaYōko Ogawa
30 March 1962, Japanese
Novelist, Writer

Mina FujiiMina Fujii
15 July 1988, Japanese
Japanese actress
Yuko OshimaYuko Oshima
17 October 1988, Japanese
Actor, Singer, Seiyū, Child actor, Model

Eiko IshiokaEiko Ishioka
12 July 1938, Japanese
Art Director

Suzuka OhgoSuzuka Ohgo
05 August 1993, Japanese
Actor, Seiyū, Child actor
Rie MiyazawaRie Miyazawa
06 April 1973, Japanese
Actor, Singer, Model, Fashion model

Erina ManoErina Mano
11 April 1991, Japanese
Actress
Eihi ShiinaEihi Shiina
03 February 1976, Japanese
Actor, Model, Fashion model

Minami TakahashiMinami Takahashi
08 April 1991, Japanese
Actor, Singer, Seiyū

Juri UenoJuri Ueno
25 May 1986, Japanese
Actor

Yuki UchidaYuki Uchida
16 November 1975, Japanese
Japanese actress
Anne SuzukiAnne Suzuki
27 April 1987, Japanese
Actor, Seiyū, Child actor
Mariko ShinodaMariko Shinoda
11 March 1986, Japanese
Actress

Atsuko IkedaAtsuko Ikeda
07 March 1931, Japanese
 

Yuriko YoshitakaYuriko Yoshitaka
22 July 1988, Japanese
Actor, Seiyū

Aki MaedaAki Maeda
11 July 1985, Japanese
Actor, Singer, Model, Child actor
Asami SugiuraAsami Sugiura
19 August 1985, Japanese
Adult Film Star, Actor, AV idol, Glamor model

Bunko KanazawaBunko Kanazawa
04 April 1979, Japanese
AV idol, Adult Film Star, stripper, glamour model

Haruka ShimazakiHaruka Shimazaki
30 March 1994, Japanese
Singer, Actor, Model

Norika FujiwaraNorika Fujiwara
28 June 1971, Japanese
Japanese model

Izumo no OkuniIzumo no Okuni
1572 AD, Japanese
Inventor
Yūko TanakaYūko Tanaka
29 April 1955, Japanese
Actor, Seiyū

HonokaHonoka
20 June 1983, Japanese
Actor, Adult Film Star, AV idol, Race queen,
Tetsuko KuroyanagiTetsuko Kuroyanagi
09 August 1933, Japanese
Japanese actress

Nao OikawaNao Oikawa
21 April 1981, Japanese
Putita, Adult Film Star, AV idol, Tarento
Yūki AmamiYūki Amami
08 August 1967, Japanese
Actor, Seiyū
Yūko MiyamuraYūko Miyamura
04 December 1972, Japanese
Actor, Engineer, Seiyū, Director of audiography,