Yuko Aoki (m. 2013)
| October 23, 1971 (age 44) (1971-10-23) |
Boys Be Ambitious, Messengers
Mecha‑Mecha Iketeru!, Guru guru Nainti Nain, Yabecchi FC, Out × Deluxe
Takashi Okamura, Yuko Aoki, Koji Kato, Yoshiyuki Yabe, Minami Tanaka
Hiroyuki Yabe Wikipedia
Hiroyuki Yabe (矢部 浩之, Yabe Hiroyuki, born October 23, 1971 in Suita, Osaka) is a Japanese comedian. He is one of the popular duo (kombi) Ninety-nine with Takashi Okamura, who are one of Yoshimoto Kogyo's most successful acts. Yabe is considered the straight man in the duo. Yabe also plays Luigi in the Japanese Hot Mario Bros advert campaign.
Born in Osaka, Yabe played soccer in his youth. As a sportscaster on TV Asahi's program "Yabecchi FC," he interviewed soccer players Ronaldinho and Alessandro Del Piero.