TV shows Tokugawa Yoshinobu
|Name Ayako Wakao|
Years active 1952–present
|Born November 8, 1933 (age 82) (1933-11-08) Tokyo, Japan|
Spouse Kisho Kurokawa (m. 1983–2007)
Movies A Geisha, Red Angel, Floating Weeds, Street of Shame, Afraid to Die
Similar People Yasuzo Masumura, Machiko Kyo, Kisho Kurokawa, Fujiko Yamamoto, Hiroshi Kawaguchi
Yuzo Kawashima x Ayako Wakao
Ayako Wakao (若尾 文子, Wakao Ayako, November 8, 1933, Tokyo, Japan) is a Japanese actress. Contracted to Daiei Studios in 1951 as part of the fifth "New Face" group, she often appeared in the films of director Yasuzo Masumura. She has appeared in nearly 160 films since her debut in 1952.
Wakao appeared in Kenji Mizoguchi's Street of Shame. She also appeared in Yasujirō Ozu's Floating Weeds.