|Other names Saaya|
Years active 2005 — present
|Name Saaya Irie|
|Born November 15, 1993 (age 29) (1993-11-15) Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan|
Occupation Actress, voice actress, model, singer
Similar Shizuka Nakamura, Mikie Hara, Anri Sugihara
Rock and Roll Diet with Saaya Irie
Saaya Irie (入江紗綾, Irie Saaya, born November 15, 1993) is a Japanese actress, voice actress, model and singer. Her stage name is simply her given name, Saaya.
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- Rock and Roll Diet with Saaya Irie
- As a model
- Personal life
- TV programs
- Radio programs
- Web programs
- Sweet Kiss
In addition to her modeling work she has recently been appearing in numerous films, radio, and television programs. She has also done voice work, appearing in the anime OVA Kyo no Gononi as Chika Koizumi. She was formerly a member of Japanese musical group Sweet Kiss before it disbanded on May 12, 2006 to be replaced by the group Chase.
As a model
Irie was born in Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Japan. During her childhood she idolized Yoshika, a fashion model from Kitakyushu, but she gained fame for her professional glamour modeling as a U-15 idol, making her debut at age 11. Her bikini pictures soon received widespread distribution over the Internet. In October 2015, Saaya released her 12th photobook, and appeared in 42 solo gravure idol DVDs through 2016.
After making her debut as a model, she still lived in Fukuoka Prefecture where she attended elementary school and middle school, but moved to Tokyo when she turned 16. In August 2014, she contracted Dengue fever during the 2014 Dengue fever outbreak.