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Aoi Yūki’s biography, net worth, fact, career, awards and life story

IntroJapanese voice actress
A.K.A.Aoi Yuuki, Aoi Yabusaki
Is Actor 
Voice actor 
Seiyū 
Singer 
Child actor 
From Japan 
Type Film, TV, Stage & Radio 
Music 
Genderfemale
Birth 27 March 1992, Chiba Prefecture, Japan
Age:28 years
Star sign Aries

Aoi Yabusaki (八武崎 碧, Yabusaki Aoi, born March 27, 1992 in Chiba Prefecture), better known by her stage name Aoi Yūki (悠木 碧, Yūki Aoi) is a Japanese actress, voice actress and singer represented by the Pro-Fit agency.

When she was 16, she played the seven-year-old Murasaki Kuhōin in Kure-nai. She had two roles in 2008, eight in 2009, and twelve in 2010. She graduated from high school in March 2010, and university in March 2014.

Biography

Yūki entered the entertainment industry at the age of four. As a child, she acted in films and dramas. From 1999 until 2002, she made regular appearances on the variety shows Appare Sanma Dai-sensei and Yappari Sanma Dai-sensei which aired on Fuji TV. When she was in fifth grade, she made her debut as a voice actress.

Until the end of 2006, she was affiliated with the theater company Central. After her admission to college in August 2007, she joined the agency Breath, changing her stage name to Aoi Yūki. She got her first major role in 2008 in Kure-nai as Murasaki Kuhōin. In August of the same year, she moved to the agency Pro-Fit.

In 2009, she starred in two anime: Anyamaru Tantei Kiruminzuu and Yumeiro Patissiere as Riko Mikogami and Ichigo Amano, respectively. After that, she voiced the protagonists of several of her series, notably Iris from Pokémon: Best Wishes! and Victorique de Blois from Gosick.

In 2011, Yūki voiced the eponymous character of the anime Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Madoka Kaname. In October of the same year, she won the award for best voice actor in the Newtype x Machi Asobi Anime Awards. In 2012, she was awarded the Best Lead Actress Award in the 6th Seiyu Awards.

In 2013, Yūki, together with voice actress Ayana Taketatsu, formed the singing unit Petit Milady. Together, they performed the song “Kagami no Dual-ism” (鏡のデュアル・イズム, The Mirror of Dual-ism), which was used as the third opening theme to the 2013 anime television series Yu-Gi-Oh! Zexal II, and in 2014, performed the song “Azurite”, which was used as the opening theme to the 2014 anime television series The Pilot’s Love Song. In January 2017, she became the voice actor for Tanya Degurechaff of

Saga of Tanya the Evil (Youjō Senki).

Filmography

Television animation

YearTitleRole
2003Kino’s JourneySakura
2004Aishiteruze BabyMarika
2005Onegai My MelodyKoto Yumeno
2006Onegai My Melody: Kuru Kuru ShuffleKoto Yumeno
2007Onegai My Melody: SukkiriKoto Yumeno
2008Kure-naiMurasaki Kuhōin
Shikabane Hime: AkaAkira Tōoka
2009Akikan!Budoko
Anyamaru Tantei KiruminzuuRiko Mikogami
Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu: PurezzaHikari Hatsuse
Shikabane Hime: KuroAkira Tōoka
Sora no ManimaniMaibara
Yumeiro PatissiereIchigo Amano
Yutori-chanYutori Tanaka
2010Dance in the Vampire BundMina Tepes
Durarara!!Shinra Kishitani (young)
Hyakka Ryōran Samurai GirlsJūbei Yagyū
Ichiban Ushiro no Dai MaōKorone
Jewelpet TinkleAmelie
The World God Only KnowsMio Aoyama
Pocket Monsters: Best Wishes!Iris
ShikiSunako Kirishiki
So Ra No Wo ToNoel Kannagi
Soredemo Machi wa MawatteiruToshiko Tatsuno
Yumeiro Patissiere ProfessionalIchigo Amano
2011A ChannelTooru
BeelzebubChiaki Tanimura
Ben-ToHana Oshiroi
GosickVictorique de Blois
Horizon in the Middle of NowhereSuzu Mukai
Ikoku Meiro no CroiséeAlice Blanche
Last Exile -Fam, The Silver Wing-Giselle Collette Vingt
Puella Magi Madoka MagicaMadoka Kaname
Persona 4 The AnimationAika Nakamura
YuruYuriRivalun
2012Daily Lives of High School BoysRingo-chan
Dog Days’Couvert Eschenbach Pastillage
HyōkaKurako Eba
Inazuma Eleven GO vs. Danbōru Senki WKinako Nanobana
Inazuma Eleven GO Chrono StoneKinako Nanobana
JoshirakuMask
Pocket Monsters: Best Wishes! Season 2Iris
Saki: Achiga-hen episode of Side-AShizuno Takakamo
Senki Zesshō SymphogearHibiki Tachibana
Touhou Musou Kakyou 2Youmu Konpaku
YuruYuri♪♪Rivalun/Raika
2013BlazBlue Alter MemoryPlatinum the Trinity/Trinity Glassfield
Gundam Build FightersKirara
Hyakka Ryōran Samurai BrideJūbei Yagyū
Inazuma Eleven GO GalaxyKonoha Morimura
My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFUKomachi Hikigaya
Pocket Monsters: Best Wishes! Season 2: Episode NIris
Pocket Monsters: Best Wishes! Season 2: Decolora AdventureIris
Senki Zesshō Symphogear GHibiki Tachibana
Valvrave the LiberatorAkira Renbōkoji
2014The Pilot’s Love SongNina Viento/Claire Cruz
Black BulletKohina Hiruko
Soul Eater Not!Meme Tatane
Free! – Eternal SummerSōsuke Yamazaki (young)
Buddy ComplexFiona Jyunyou Weinberg
If Her Flag BreaksSerika Gin’yūin
Nobunaga ConcertoOichi
Rokujyoma no Shinryakusha!?Korama
KeroroNew Keroro, Black Star, Monaka
The Seven Deadly SinsDiane
Sword Art Online IIYuuki Konno
Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-VMieru Hochun
2015Aria the Scarlet Ammo AAKirin Shima
Chaos DragonShaddy
Case ClosedFunako Nakai
Dog Days”Couvert Eschenbach Pastillage
Gangsta.Nina
Ketsuekigata-kun! 2Type A-chan
Ketsuekigata-kun! 3Type A-chan
One-Punch ManTornado of Terror
Onsen Yōsei Hakone-chanGoura
OverlordClementine
Rokka no YūshaFremy Speeddraw
Senki Zesshō Symphogear GXHibiki Tachibana
Seraph of the EndKrul Tepes
Seraph of the End: Battle in NagoyaKrul Tepes
Tantei Kageki Milky Holmes TDCarroll Dodgson
The Asterisk WarMeeko Yanase
Tokyo Ghoul √AKurona Yasuhisa
World Break: Aria of Curse for a Holy SwordsmanShizuno Urushibara
Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Come wa Machigatteiru. ZokuKomachi Hikigaya
Yamada-kun and the Seven WitchesNoa Takigawa, Maki
Yo-Kai WatchInaho Misora
Young Black JackEri Imagami
Yurikuma ArashiMitsuko Yurizono
YuruYuri San☆Hai!Rivalun/Raika
2016Ace AttorneyMayoi Ayasato
Ange ViergeRamiel
Divine GateDorothy
EndrideMischa
ErasedKayo Hinazuki
Ketsuekigata-kun! 4Type A-chan
Magic of StellaKayo Fujikawa
My Hero AcademiaTsuyu Asui
Qualidea CodeMaihime Tenkawa
Ragnastrike AngelsKasumi Barnette Midō
Super LoversAi Natsukawa
The Seven Deadly Sins: Signs of Holy WarDiane
Tanaka-kun is Always ListlessRino
The Asterisk War 2nd SeasonMeeko Yanase
2017ACCA: 13-Territory Inspection Dept.Lotta
Saga of Tanya the EvilTanya Degurechaff
Sakurada ResetSumire Sōma
Battle Girl High SchoolSadone
Senki Zesshō Symphogear AXZHibiki Tachibana

Original video animation (OVA)

YearTitleRole
2009Akikan!Budoko
2011Baby PrincessMari Amatsuka
2016The Kubikiri CycleTomo Kunagisa

Theatrical animation

YearTitleRole
2011Pocket Monsters Best Wishes! the Movie – Victini and the Black Hero: ZekromIris
Pocket Monsters Best Wishes! the Movie – Victini and the White Hero: ReshiramIris
2012Pocket Monsters Best Wishes! the Movie – Kyurem VS the Sacred Swordsman: KeldeoIris
2013Pocket Monsters Best Wishes! the Movie – ExtremeSpeed Genesect: Mewtwo AwakensIris
Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie: RebellionMadoka Kaname
2015Appleseed AlphaIris
Yo-Kai Watch: Enma Daiō to Itsutsu no Monogatari da Nyan!Inaho Misora
2016Your NameSayaka Natori
A Silent VoiceYuzuru Nishimiya
2017The Night Is Short, Walk on GirlPrincess Daruma
Fairy Tail: Dragon CrySonya

Video games

YearTitleRoleNotesSystem
2003Kino’s JourneySakuraPlayStation 2
2006Blazing Souls AccelateLydiaPlayStation 2, Xbox 360, PlayStation Portable, Android, iOS
Granado EspadaLudin Von HanenMicrosoft Windows
2009BlazBlue: Continuum ShiftPlatinum the TrinityArcade, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Windows
League of LegendsLuluJapanese dubMicrosoft Windows, OS X
2012BlazBlue: Chrono PhantasmaPlatinum the Trinity, Trinity GlassfilleArcade, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Microsoft Windows
Do-Don-Pachi SaidaioujouHibachi, InbachiArcade, Xbox 360
Hyperdimension Neptunia VictoryPeashy/Yellow HeartPlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Microsoft Windows
Phantasy Star Online 2Claris ClaesMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation Vita, iOS, Android, PlayStation 4
Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace AttorneyMahoney KataluciaNintendo 3DS
Puella Magi Madoka Magica PortableMadoka KanamePlayStation Portable
Rune Factory 4MargaretNintendo 3DS
Toki to TowaEndaPlayStation 3
Sol TriggerCyrilPlayStation Portable
2013Fate/Extra CCCJinako KarigiriPlayStation Portable
God Eater 2Dr. Rachel ClaudiusPlayStation Portable, PlayStation Vita
Puella Magi Madoka Magica: The Battle PentagramMadoka KanamePlayStation Vita
Kamen Rider: Battride WarReitoPlayStation 3
2014Super Heroine ChronicleHibiki TachibanaPlayStation Vita, PlayStation 3
Sword Art Online: Hollow FragmentYuukiPlayStation Vita, PlayStation 4
Sonic Boom: Rise of LyricSticks the BadgerWii U
Sonic Boom: Shattered CrystalSticks the BadgerNintendo 3DS
2015BlazBlue: Central FictionPlatinum the Trinity, Trinity GlassfillePlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Arcade
ClosersMikoto AmamiyaWindows
Battle Girl High SchoolSadoneiOS, Android
Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax IgnitionYuukiArcade, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
Resident Evil: Revelations 2Natalia KordaMicrosoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360, Xbox One
Sword Art Online: Lost SongYuukiPlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, PlayStation 4
Fate/Grand OrderOkita Souji, Shuten Douji, TiamatiOS, Android
2016Dragon Quest Heroes IIMaribelPlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
Gundam Breaker 3Info-chanPlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
Persona 5Futaba SakuraPlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
2017Nier: AutomataPascalPlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Drama CDs

  • Arpeggio of Blue Steel, Iona, I-400, I-402
  • Himawari-san, Ami Minami
  • Taiyō no Ie, Mao Motomiya

Live action

YearTitleRoleOther notes
1998Seijuu Sentai Gingaman
2001Hyakujuu Sentai Gaoranger
2003Kamen Rider 555Mari Sonoda (young)
2015Kamen Rider DriveYurusenEpisode 48, voice role
Kamen Rider GhostYurusenVoice role
2016Doubutsu Sentai ZyuohgerYurusenEpisode 7, voice role

Music

On March 28, 2012, she released her first solo album Petipa. Her first single, “VisuMania”, was released on January 29, 2014, which is used as the ending theme to the anime television series World Conquest Zvezda Plot.

Awards

YearAward ceremonyAwardResult
20111st Newtype Anime AwardsBest ActressWon
20126th Seiyu AwardsBest ActressWon