Yûya Yagira

Yûya Yagira


Yûya Yagira was born on Mar 26, 1990 in Japan. Yûya Yagira's big-screen debut came with Nobody Knows directed by Hirokazu Koreeda in 2004, strarring Akira Fukushima. Yûya Yagira is known for Nobody Knows directed by Hirokazu Koreeda, Yûya Yagira stars as Akira Fukushima and Ayu Kitaura as Kyoko. Yûya Yagira has got 5 awards and 3 nominations so far. The most recent award Yûya Yagira achieved is Kinema Junpo Awards. The upcoming new movie Yûya Yagira plays is The Fable which will be released on Jun 21, 2019.

Yuya Yagira was born on March 26, 1990, in Higashiyamato. His friends call him Yagy. He loves soccer and swimming, meat and ang-ning-tofu-square. He belongs to the StarDust Promotion agency. His very 1st audition was Nobody knows (2004). He quickly got the part. Shooting of Nobody knows (2004) had some little breaks, so he acted other roles in the interval on a mini TV series, "Denchi ga kireru made" & "Kunimitu no sei." He won the Best Actor of Cannes Film Festival. He is the youngest and the 1st Japanese winner.

  • Birthday

    Mar 26, 1990
  • Place of Birth

    Higashiyamato, Japan

Known For


5 wins & 3 nominations

Kinema Junpo Awards
Best Actor
Winner - Kinema Junpo Award
Best New Actor
Winner - Kinema Junpo Award
Mainichi Film Concours
Dare mo shiranai (2004)
Winner - Sponichi Grand Prize New Talent Award
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